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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
Who’s In This Issue – July 2019

Who’s In This Issue – July 2019

THE RIDES PERFECT SPECIMEN… Look closely: William Marks’ 1970 Oldsmobile 442 is what you get when you cross top speed with a maniacal attention to detail ON A MISSON… Rick Osburn was born to pilot this bumper-dragging 1938 Chevy pickup STAYIN’ ALIVE… This disco-era Trans Am is a turbocharged terror! OVERNIGHT SENSATION …This pro street […]

June 26, 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
EDELBROCK ADVANCES LS ENGINE PERFORMANCE THROUGH NEARLY 100 INDUSTRY-LEADING PRODUCTS

EDELBROCK ADVANCES LS ENGINE PERFORMANCE THROUGH NEARLY 100 INDUSTRY-LEADING PRODUCTS

The renowned aftermarket brand leverages its experience and new technologies to provide performance-enhancing manifolds, cylinder heads, superchargers and supporting components TORRANCE, CA (June 18, 2019) – Edelbrock, a leading manufacturer and distributor of aftermarket performance parts, has created a number of LS engine-specific products designed to enhance the capabilities of these popular engines while maintaining […]

June 19, 2019 More
J.W. Performance Transmissions – NEW PRODUCT INFORMATION

J.W. Performance Transmissions – NEW PRODUCT INFORMATION

• GM LT (Gen V) Bellhousings • Works with 2014 to current Gen V LT Engines • These bellhousings feature the slightly different bellhousing pattern required for the new generation LT engines. • Available in Powerglide, TH400 and TH350 applications. • SFI 30.1 Certified • P/N# 92450LT: Powerglide to GM LT Engine (Gen V) • […]

June 11, 2019 More
Summit Racing Now Offers Canadian Customers Free Shipping on Orders Over $299.00

Summit Racing Now Offers Canadian Customers Free Shipping on Orders Over $299.00

Summit Racing Equipment now offers its Canadian customers free shipping on orders over $299.00 USD! if you live north of the border, you can save big money compared to current freight shipping charges—money you can use to get the parts you really want. You are still responsible for customs duties, taxes, and fees, but Summit […]

June 11, 2019 More
MAPLE GROVE RACEWAY CONTINUES WHILE SEEKING NEW OWNERSHIP

MAPLE GROVE RACEWAY CONTINUES WHILE SEEKING NEW OWNERSHIP

Now that the news has officially been released and many have already shared the listing via social media, we would like to take a moment to explain. The first question many have asked, “Is it true, is the track really for sale?” The simple answer is yes, Maple Grove Raceway is for sale. The more […]

June 5, 2019 More
Pro Street Palooza 2019

Pro Street Palooza 2019

Calling all Pro Street Brethren. We are hosting our first annual Pro Street Palooza at South Mountain Raceway in Boiling Springs, PA on June 23rd. All of our RPM family is invited to attend and spend a day at the track with the areas most insane, high horsepower, big tire beasts. Come meet RPM Magazine […]

June 4, 2019 More
New Ultra Fab housing from Strange Engineering

New Ultra Fab housing from Strange Engineering

Strange Engineering, the leader in driveline and suspension for over 50 years, is proud to introduce the new Ultra Fab housing to its line of rear end components. The ultra fab housing features a 0.375” thick face plate and triangulated design that improves rigidity and superior tube support, which increases overall housing stiffness. The housing […]

June 4, 2019 More
New Products from Holley, iNTECH, NOS, Sniper, and Brawler

New Products from Holley, iNTECH, NOS, Sniper, and Brawler

Holley is pleased to announce the release of a giant assortment of new products from Holley, iNTECH, Sniper, and Brawler – high and low accessory-mount kits, two types of 2-piece LS valve covers, cold-air intakes, dry-nitrous systems lower manifolds, retro-fit carbureted fuel modules, carb hats, and street/race carburetors. HIGH & LOW MOUNT ACCESSORY DRIVE MOUNT […]

May 30, 2019 More
Who’s In This Issue – June 2019

Who’s In This Issue – June 2019

THE RIDES GAME ON …. Brace yourselves…Winters is coming! DOUBLE TROUBLE …. With two blowers and two different types of power adders, this twin-supercharged and nitrous-assisted Nova gives new meaning to the term “Chevy II”. FACTORY STOCK ….The Big Three are back…with a vengeancel. SNOWBALLED … Robert Martin is the first to admit that his […]

May 29, 2019 More
The Changing of the Guard: Joe VanO

The Changing of the Guard: Joe VanO

Kelly and Sue Cooper are pleased to announce that they have purchased the complete mold inventory from Joe Van Overbeek Race Car Bodies and are now in full production. They will be operating under the name “Joe VanO“. Kelly has 27 years of race car fabrication experience and has been involved in drag racing in […]

May 23, 2019 More
Holley News – STS Ball Bearing Turbos, Journal Bearing Turbos & Frostbite Intercoolers

Holley News – STS Ball Bearing Turbos, Journal Bearing Turbos & Frostbite Intercoolers

Holley is pleased to announce the release of three new products for turbocharged applications – STS Ball Bearing Turbochargers, STS Journal Bearing Turbochargers, and Frostbite Intercoolers. STS BALL BEARING TURBOCHARGERS STS Ball Bearing Turbochargers spool quickly, build boost at low RPM, and increase power throughout your entire power band. A universal design compatible with virtually […]

May 22, 2019 More
Strange Engineering Street Floater

Strange Engineering Street Floater

Strange Engineering, the leader in driveline and suspension for over 50 years, continues to evolve its product line to meet the needs of today’s car enthusiasts with the introduction of the new pro touring street floater kit. The street floater kit is highlighted by the forged Chrome-Moly spindles, Chrome-Moly hubs and 35 spline drive plates […]

May 21, 2019 More
Truck Hero, Inc. Announces Strategic Acquisition of Lund International

Truck Hero, Inc. Announces Strategic Acquisition of Lund International

ANN ARBOR, MICHIGAN – May 10, 2019 – Truck Hero, Inc. (“Truck Hero” or the “Company”) today announced the strategic acquisition of Lund International Holding Company (“Lund”), a portfolio company of Highlander Partners, LP. Lund, based in Buford, Georgia, is a leading designer, manufacturer, and marketer of branded automotive accessories for a full assortment of […]

May 17, 2019 More
Holley News – New Hooker BlackHeart Header & Exhaust Applications Released

Holley News – New Hooker BlackHeart Header & Exhaust Applications Released

Holley is pleased to announce the expansion of Hooker BlackHeart’s unparalleled line of exhaust products. Newly available are axle-back designs for Cadillac CTS-V wagons and Jeep® Wrangler JLs (both with and without mufflers), cat-backs for Dodge SRT Chargers, Hellcats, and Charger 300s, header-backs for Chargers and 300 RTs, long-tube headers for Camaros, shorty headers for […]

May 15, 2019 More
PROCHARGER VS CAKE VIDEO: CELEBRATING OUR 25TH ANNIVERSARY RIGHT!

PROCHARGER VS CAKE VIDEO: CELEBRATING OUR 25TH ANNIVERSARY RIGHT!

Back in 1994 our founders and staff set out to do one thing…build the best darn centrifugal superchargers on the planet. With a laser focus on that goal we are proud to say that not only was that goal accomplished, but 25 years later we are still blowing it out of the water! 25 years […]

May 14, 2019 More
What is motorsport’s latest racing league the W Series?

What is motorsport’s latest racing league the W Series?

The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of RPM Magazine, it’s staff, management or owners. If you are not familiar with the latest racing league in motorsports, the W Series, then you can be forgiven. The W Series was introduced […]

May 13, 2019 More
Who are the top female NASCAR drivers of all-time?

Who are the top female NASCAR drivers of all-time?

The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of RPM Magazine, it’s staff, management or owners. Who are the top female NASCAR drivers of all-time? NASCAR has had a long history with female fans. According to studies, over a quarter of […]

May 13, 2019 More
Truck Hero, Inc. Announces Acquisition of BACKRACK Truck Racks

Truck Hero, Inc. Announces Acquisition of BACKRACK Truck Racks

Further Expanding Truck Hero’s Truck Accessory Product Offering ANN ARBOR, MICHIGAN – April 30, 2019 – Truck Hero, Inc. (“Truck Hero” or the “Company”) today announced the strategic acquisition of Backrack, LLC (“Backrack”), the leading North American manufacturer of heavy duty, truck racks for pickup trucks. The transaction terms were not disclosed. “We are excited […]

April 30, 2019 More