Category: Events

SMACKDOWN 2019 – POSTPONED

SMACKDOWN 2019 – POSTPONED

FROM CHRIS BIRO EDITOR IN CHIEF RPM MAGAZINE As title sponsor of the SMACKDOWN and creator of the SMACKDOWN events which Ian Hill had taken over in 2018, not to mention being a huge supporter of Ian Hill and tireless dedication to drag racing, we are in full support Ian’s decision to postpone the SMACKDOWN3 […]

July 16, 2019 More
RPM Birthday Bash – UPDATE

RPM Birthday Bash – UPDATE

NEW VENUE…MORE SPONSORS = MORE FUN THAN EVER! Be sure to mark this on your calendar. The New Venue for the Bailey Woodward Preparty/RPM Magazine 20th Birthday Bash is the M1 Concourse in Pontiac, Michigan. The address is: 1 Concourse Drive, Pontiac, Michigan 48341. Join us there Friday, August 9, 2019 for a party full […]

June 21, 2019 More
Ontario Grudge Wars shows off SMACKDOWN3 Championship awards!

Ontario Grudge Wars shows off SMACKDOWN3 Championship awards!

In what Ontario Grudge Wars (OGW) expects to be their largest race ever (RPM MAGAZINE SMACKDOWN3 July 20th wknd)), OGW front man Ian Hill is giving a sneak peek at this year’s Champion’s Awards and the lowdown on the largest single weekend payouts OGW has ever offered! “The winner of each class on the Saturday […]

April 18, 2019 More
EDELBROCK-EQUIPPED MUSTANG GT CLAIMS TOP SPOT AT THE EATON TVS SUPERCHARGER THROWDOWN

EDELBROCK-EQUIPPED MUSTANG GT CLAIMS TOP SPOT AT THE EATON TVS SUPERCHARGER THROWDOWN

Brian Devilbiss Runs a 9.27-Second ET and Takes the Win with Edelbrock’s E-Force R2650 Supercharger TORRANCE, CA (April 10, 2019) – Edelbrock, a leading manufacturer and distributor of aftermarket performance parts, added another win to its rich history of motorsports success at the EATON TVS Supercharger Throwdown in Atlanta, GA. Brian Devilbiss took home the […]

April 10, 2019 More
LET’S GET READY TO RUMBLE!  FESTIVAL OF POWER – SANTA POD RACEWAY

LET’S GET READY TO RUMBLE! FESTIVAL OF POWER – SANTA POD RACEWAY

FRI.19 – SUN.21 APRIL 2019 The cry goes up as the headliners face off at big-time boxing nights – “Let’s get ready to rumble!” – yet it’s nothing compared to the tumult that will break out when Jet cars hit Santa Pod Raceway at Easter for the Festival Of Power. No fewer than eight Jets […]

March 28, 2019 More
American Race Cars Selected as Official Car Builder of Summit Motorsports Park

American Race Cars Selected as Official Car Builder of Summit Motorsports Park

Summit Motorsports Park in Norwalk, Ohio is revved up to report that American Race Cars is the Official Car Builder of Summit Motorsports Park for 2019. American Race Cars, whose slogan is “Champions Built Here!”, was started in 2004 by Mark Horton, a former IHRA Super Rod champion, and Travis Colangelo, a multi-time bracket winner, […]

March 7, 2019 More
Ian Hill Racing Productions adds new racing series to their efforts for 2019

Ian Hill Racing Productions adds new racing series to their efforts for 2019

With the 2019 season quickly approaching many racers are knee deep in their winter project updates and maintenance programs. Lights Out live streaming will give way to the indoor car show scene, which opens the door to spring and the beginning of race season! And…for Ian Hill Racing Productions, there is not a day to […]

February 22, 2019 More
Mickey Thompson Backs a Fan Favorite

Mickey Thompson Backs a Fan Favorite

STOW, OH – Feb. 19, 2019: Mickey Thompson Tires & Wheels is the official sponsor of the Street Outlaw drag racing category for the 2019 National Muscle Car Association (NMCA) season. Mixing big power with small tires, Street Outlaw is NMCA’s 275 radial championship category. Running at every event on the schedule, it attracts premier […]

February 19, 2019 More
Fanning the Flames of a Mustang Rivalry

Fanning the Flames of a Mustang Rivalry

STOW, OH – Feb 14, 2019: Knowing the thrill of a good rivalry, Mickey Thompson Tires & Wheels has signed on as sponsor of an exclusive Mustang drag race showdown, in addition to its continued support of the National Mustang Racers Association. The NMRA Cobra Terminator/GT500 Shootout class runs at two of the largest NMRA […]

February 14, 2019 More
Mickey Thompson Returns as Title Sponsor of the NHRA Top Fuel Harley Drag Racing Series

Mickey Thompson Returns as Title Sponsor of the NHRA Top Fuel Harley Drag Racing Series

STOW, OHIO – Jan. 23, 2019: Mickey Thompson Tires & Wheels is back for another year of exciting motorcycle drag racing. The popular Mickey Thompson Tires Top Fuel Harley Drag Racing Series will be featured at 10 events during the 2019 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series calendar. “The Mickey Thompson Tires & Wheels Top […]

January 23, 2019 More
Ontario Grudge Wars is pleased to announce our partnership with MotorManiaTV!

Ontario Grudge Wars is pleased to announce our partnership with MotorManiaTV!

PRESS RELEASE Dec 11, 2018 MotorMania will be live streaming the RPM MAGAZINE Smackdown3 July 20, 2019 at Toronto Motorsports Park and the All Out Live event we are attending at Lapeer Dragway in Michigan August 11, 2019 as part of the Tom Bailey’s Woodward PreParty and RPM 20th Birthday Bash. The folks at MotorManiaTV […]

December 11, 2018 More
Check out the Super Secret hideout of the OGW!

Check out the Super Secret hideout of the OGW!

PRESS RELEASE: Dec 10, 2018 “Ontario Grudge Wars is very excited to announce the release of our new website www.ontariogrudgewars.com” says OGW front-man Ian Hill. Hill worked closely with designers 369 Media to build a website platform that is cool, clean and easy to use. “On top of all the late hours in the design […]

December 10, 2018 More
Ontario Grudge Wars Releases 2019 Schedule

Ontario Grudge Wars Releases 2019 Schedule

Ontario Grudge Wars has released their 2019 Schedule. With Six dates in on the roster, Ontario’s Fastest No Time Grudge Racing Series continues to grow. Limited 28S with $8,000 guaranteed payouts Outlaw Extreme $8,000 guaranteed payouts Street275, Real Street, Indexes and more….. Mark your calendar or print this flyer and post it on your fridge. […]

November 21, 2018 More
TEAM O’NEIL RALLY SCHOOL SHARES 5 TIPS FOR SAFELY AVOIDING A CARJACKING

TEAM O’NEIL RALLY SCHOOL SHARES 5 TIPS FOR SAFELY AVOIDING A CARJACKING

DALTON, NH OCTOBER 2018 – Team O’Neil Rally School, a leader in tactical driver training for over 20 years shares 5 ways to safely avoid a carjacking. This video is produced as a public service and is available for use with your audience: Team O’Neil Rally School – 5 Ways to Avoid Carjacking VIDEO AVAILABLE […]

October 30, 2018 More
Race Star Wheels Sponsored Racer Jason Line Wins!!

Race Star Wheels Sponsored Racer Jason Line Wins!!

KEARNEY, MO – Oct. 17, 2018 – The NHRA Carolina Nationals marked an important milestone for Race Star Wheels. Jason Line, whose KB Racing Summit Racing Equipment Chevrolet Camaro runs on Race Star’s new Pro-Forged Pro Stock wheel, took the victory – his first of the season. “We congratulate Jason and the entire KB Racing […]

October 25, 2018 More
Haney Hoping for Strong Showing at Throw Down in T-Town

Haney Hoping for Strong Showing at Throw Down in T-Town

TULSA, OK (May 2, 2018) – After enduring a challenging weekend with the Frankenstein Engine Dynamics Mid-West Pro Mod Series (MWPMS) late last month in Bowling Green, KY, Keith Haney is looking forward to attending Throw Down in T-Town (May 11-12), at Osage Casino Tulsa Raceway Park, his hometown track in Tulsa. “It’s always good […]

May 2, 2018 More
Mickey Thompson Tires & Wheels Continues  NMRA, NMCA Sponsorship

Mickey Thompson Tires & Wheels Continues NMRA, NMCA Sponsorship

STOW, OH – Feb 26, 2018 – Mickey Thompson Tires & Wheels this year continues to serve as a key sponsor for two ProMedia heads-up drag racing series. The sponsorship commitment includes trackside support and contingency awards for the National Muscle Car Association (NMCA)—the oldest and most recognized domestic vehicle drag racing series in America—and […]

February 26, 2018 More
Mickey Thompson Sponsors Horsepower Wars  & the $10K Drag Shootout

Mickey Thompson Sponsors Horsepower Wars & the $10K Drag Shootout

With a new top prize, anticipation mounts for 2018’s head-to-head competition STOW, OHIO – Feb 26, 2018 – Mickey Thompson Tires & Wheels is sponsoring the 2018 Horsepower Wars $10K Shootout, the highly-popular head-to-head building competition that pits teams against one another in a battle to build the quickest drag car — with a $10,000 […]

February 26, 2018 More
Preregistration Now Open For Holley LS Fest West!

Preregistration Now Open For Holley LS Fest West!

Pre-registration for the second annual LS Fest West is now open! Last year’s inaugural LS Fest West in Las Vegas exceeded all expectations, and 2018 is shaping up to be bigger and better! Set for May 4-6, LS Fest is the place to be for everything LS-related – drag racing, autocross, drifting, a car show, […]

February 22, 2018 More
Summit Motorsports Park Launches New Website

Summit Motorsports Park Launches New Website

Summit Motorsports Park in Norwalk, Ohio has launched a new website designed to showcase all of its offerings in a state of the art format. Both customized and cutting edge stud welding equipment, it is to feature information about upcoming events, race results, points standings, stories, ticket sales and much more, in an attractive and […]

February 2, 2018 More