Category: Industry News

Gasser Wars Living Legend “Ohio George” Montgomery to Debut New Book “King of the Gassers” at PRI 2017 with RPM Mag!

Gasser Wars Living Legend “Ohio George” Montgomery to Debut New Book “King of the Gassers” at PRI 2017 with RPM Mag!

The Legend returns – Ohio George Montgomery is making a special appearance ONLY at the RPM MAGAZINE booth # 4805 during the Performance & Racing Industry show December 7th-9th 2017 in Indianapolis to share his new book with fans young and old. Ohio George will be at the RPM MAG booth # 4805: Thursday Dec […]

November 1, 2017 More
Cops N Rodders Car Show a Huge Success!

Cops N Rodders Car Show a Huge Success!

In 2013, HPS created an internal Law Enforcement Torch Run Committee, the group wanted to create and organize fun events that would benefit the Special Olympics Ontario. Det Jim Callender and Cst Allen Schultz, both being passionate about the classic and muscle car hobby developed “Cops N Rodders” and held their 1st event in 2014 […]

November 1, 2017 More
TUFFY SECURITY WINS LTAA BEST NEW PRODUCT UNDER $500

TUFFY SECURITY WINS LTAA BEST NEW PRODUCT UNDER $500

CORTEZ, Colo. – Tuffy Security Products won the Light Truck Accessory Alliance (LTAA) award for Best New Product Under $500 at the 2017 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show Media Preview Exclusive event on October 30. The Tuffy Security Model 334 Security Console Insert for 2009 to 2014 Ford F150 XLT trucks equipped with a […]

November 1, 2017 More
Enter to Win Free Holley Components in Two Separate Sweepstakes!

Enter to Win Free Holley Components in Two Separate Sweepstakes!

Enter now for your chance to win one of six great prize packages: $4800 worth of hand-picked C10 LS swap components or one of five $1,000 sweepstakes – one each week! A complete C10 LS Swap Kit full of Holley and Hooker swap components can be yours – free! Just enter by Nov 27, 2017 […]

October 31, 2017 More
Join ProCharger for Four Days of Automotive Magic (SEMA 2017)

Join ProCharger for Four Days of Automotive Magic (SEMA 2017)

SAME GREAT BOOST–NEW LOCATION: BOOTH #23819 This year you will find ProCharger in a new location on the main floor adjacent to Chevrolet in the Central Hall. We will have new products and exciting vehicles on display, a number of celebrities on hand to sign autographs, and as always, our knowledgeable team to answer your […]

October 30, 2017 More
Ross Racing Pistons Launches A Powerful New Website

Ross Racing Pistons Launches A Powerful New Website

The All New, Completely Re-designed www.rosspistons.com Is Now Live! Ross Racing Pistons Celebrates Nearly 4 Decades of Custom and In-Stock Piston Manufacturing! Our new website not only allows customers to view nearly every product we stock quickly, but it also boasts a powerful new search tool allowing them to search our entire catalog by part […]

October 26, 2017 More
Mr. Gasket Releases Master Pack Gasket Sets

Mr. Gasket Releases Master Pack Gasket Sets

Mr. Gasket now stocks valve cover master packs for numerous specialty and race engine applications. The first of a series of new releases over the coming months, which will include intake gaskets, header gaskets, and oil pan gaskets, these master packs of 10 (5 sets) are ideal for engine builders, racers, and shops. As always, […]

October 25, 2017 More
A Very Brief History of Drag Racing – Newbie Edition

A Very Brief History of Drag Racing – Newbie Edition

Drag racing is a sport that you do not find in many countries other than the US. This type of racing originates in the United States in the late 1940s and involves two cars racing from a standing start over a length of 1/4 mile. When the sport first became popular participants were usually young […]

August 24, 2017 More
IMSA, VP Racing Fuels Commit To Long-Term Extension Of Partnership

IMSA, VP Racing Fuels Commit To Long-Term Extension Of Partnership

VP Racing Fuels To Continue As Official Fuel Provider, Proud Partner Of IMSA In Multi-Year Agreement DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Aug. 3, 2017) – VP Racing Fuels, Inc. has been fueling race cars in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship since its inception in 2014 and has fueled several other International Motor Sports Association (IMSA)-sanctioned series for […]

August 3, 2017 More
New WORX Hydroshot Cordless Power Cleaner

New WORX Hydroshot Cordless Power Cleaner

Pumps Fresh Water from Hose, Bucket, Pool or Lake Charlotte, NC ─ The new WORX® Hydroshot Portable Power Cleaner is the first-of-its- kind, cordless, powered water nozzle that either connects to a garden hose or can draw fresh water from remote sources, such as a bucket, pool or lake, with its auxiliary hose. Multiple spray […]

June 29, 2017 More
Professional Heavy-Duty Valve Spring Compressor, p/n 66764

Professional Heavy-Duty Valve Spring Compressor, p/n 66764

PROFORM’s New Professional Heavy-Duty Valve Spring Compressor should be called the Reinforcer. Featuring extra reinforced gussets, dual pins on the adjustable arm, and a reinforced compression-hold handle. See the press-release and digital assets for more information. Close-up images are included. This product is in-stock and shipping.

June 29, 2017 More
BORLA® RELEASES PRO INSTALLER CATALOG

BORLA® RELEASES PRO INSTALLER CATALOG

New catalog designed for professional installers BORLA Performance Industries has released its 2017 Pro Installer Catalog. It is designed for the professional installer and includes an extensive range of BORLA products, including mufflers, resonators, bends, elbows, brackets, hangers, clamps, straight tubing and tips. “We understand the professional installer needs to quickly find the exhaust system […]

June 22, 2017 More
Holley/MSD Releases Large Assortment of Mr. Gasket Hand Tools & Shop Supplies

Holley/MSD Releases Large Assortment of Mr. Gasket Hand Tools & Shop Supplies

Holley/MSD is pleased to announce the release of a huge assortment of valuable shop tools – 7-Piece Wrench Sets, Anti-Seize, Engine Storage Bags, Digital Calipers, Magnetic Parts Trays, and Utility Jugs. Mr. Gasket 7-Piece Wrench Sets make it easy to assemble hose ends and maintain any race car or high-performance vehicle. Made of 6061-T6 billet […]

June 21, 2017 More
Wax On, Wax Off: The tips even Mr. Miyagi didn’t know

Wax On, Wax Off: The tips even Mr. Miyagi didn’t know

Learn how to wax your car fast without paying a detailer top dollar TORONTO, Ont. — There’s great wisdom in waxing your car. It is one of the best ways to make the finish of the exterior last as long as what’s under the hood. Day in and day out, your car gets a beating […]

June 21, 2017 More
Mickey Thompson Expands Pro Bracket Radial Line

Mickey Thompson Expands Pro Bracket Radial Line

Stow, Ohio – June 21, 2017 – Mickey Thompson has expanded the popular Pro Bracket Radial product line to include two new sizes – 31.0/13.5R15 (Part #3373R) and 32.0/14.0R15 (Part #3374R). “The new Pro Bracket Radial sizes have been designed for higher horsepower vehicles with modified chassis that use a larger tire,” said Ken Warner, […]

June 21, 2017 More
Who’s In This Issue – June 2017

Who’s In This Issue – June 2017

THE RIDES COVER CAR – Flight Plan – Clear the runway. Kerry McPherson’s Pro Street Nova is ready for takeoff! The Blue Beast – Casey Hord’s Z06 is fast and 100% street machine! Seek and Find – Searching out a Gen 2 Camaro for an LS swap…Mission Accomplished! THE EXCLUSIVES Don’t Knock it ‘Til You […]

May 23, 2017 More
Weiand Releases Old-School Finned Oil Pans For Chevys and Fords

Weiand Releases Old-School Finned Oil Pans For Chevys and Fords

Holley/MSD is pleased to announce the release of classic finned oil pans from Weiand, one of the truly iconic names in hot rodding history. Available in two distinct finishes – polished and black-powdercoated – these cast aluminum pans are offered for popular Chevy and Ford applications. The fins give the pan that classic retro look […]

May 19, 2017 More
Tuff Stuff Factory Cast Plus+ Alternators Now Available at Summit Racing

Tuff Stuff Factory Cast Plus+ Alternators Now Available at Summit Racing

If you want a high-output alternator that won’t corrode five minutes after you install it, check out Tuff Stuff’s Factory Cast Plus+ alternators. The alternators have an as-cast finish that looks like OEM. Better yet, Tuff Stuff’s exclusive transparent polymer coating means corrosion, grease, and dirt are things of the past—just wipe the alternator with […]

April 21, 2017 More
BONACQUISTO NAMED DIRECTOR OF MARKETING FOR VP RACING FUELS

BONACQUISTO NAMED DIRECTOR OF MARKETING FOR VP RACING FUELS

Chris Wall To Take Reins Of VP’s Retail Branding Program SAN ANTONIO, TX (April 21, 2017) VP Racing Fuels® today announced the appointment of Donato Bonacquisto as Director of Marketing. In that position, Bonacquisto will be responsible for advertising, sponsorships, event management and public relations in support of all VP business divisions including Race Fuel, […]

April 21, 2017 More
Holley/MSD Releases Powerful, Affordable Mallory HyFire Ignition

Holley/MSD Releases Powerful, Affordable Mallory HyFire Ignition

Holley/MSD is pleased to announce the release of the HyFire Ignition from Mallory, one of the iconic names in racing ignition history that’s back now and better than ever. HyFire is a modern capacitive-discharge ignition that delivers powerful electronics in a vintage-style case that’s right at home in any classic hot rod engine compartment. Below […]

April 21, 2017 More