ACCEL Performance Group Launches New Web-Based Video Series, ACCEL It - Engine Builder Magazine

ACCEL Performance Group Launches New Web-Based Video Series, ACCEL It

ACCEL Performance Group, a designer, manufacturer and distributor of high-performance automotive and motorcycle parts and accessories, has announced that it launched a new web-based automotive video series called ACCEL IT. Each 10-minute episode features ACCEL’s host, Jenny Long, traveling the country surprising folks who have submitted their vehicle to receive the ultimate upgrade.

1968 Chevy Corvette receives a suprise performance upgrade in the premiere episode of ACCEL IT ACCEL Performance Group, a designer, manufacturer and distributor of high-performance automotive and motorcycle parts and accessories, has announced that it launched a new web-based automotive video series called ACCEL IT.

Each 10-minute episode features ACCEL’s host, Jenny Long, traveling the country surprising folks who have submitted their vehicle to receive the ultimate upgrade. It is a free on-site performance upgrade from ACCEL Performance Group’s family of brands, including ACCEL, Mr. Gasket, Hays, Lakewood and QuickTime.

In the first episode, the target is chosen, a red 1968 Chevy Corvette from the Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auctions and Hot August Nights cruise in Reno, Nevada. With the help of the vehicle’s caretaker, Steve Tanzi, and mechanic Timmy Hinkle of Little Green Customs, the three give the Vette some much needed TLC and install one of ACCEL’s performance combinations – a Mallory Performance Distributor, ACCEL High Performance Header Plugs spark plug set, ACCEL SuperStock spark plug wires, and an ACCEL SuperStock ignition coil. At the end of the episode, Jenny asks viewers to submit their ride through social media and tell her why they should be chosen next. Where will she be traveling to this week? That is for the viewers to decide!

ACCEL's Jenny Long, vehicle caretaker Steve Hanzi, and mechanic Timmy Hinkle of Little Green Customs install an ACCEL recipe for performance '68 CorvetteEpisodes of ACCEL IT can be found on ACCEL’s Facebook page (ACCEL Performance Group), by logging onto the ACCEL YouTube page, or by visiting ACCEL’s website, ACCELNation.com. Future episodes of the series will include trips to Austin, San Antonio and in Cleveland. The ACCEL It video series will not only showcase the performance upgrades on the featured vehicles, but will also be accompanied by complete installation and product feature videos.

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