Holley and the Ilmor 396 Engine Sweep 2015 ARCA Season
A team with an ARCA Ilmor 396 engine took every pole and every race win in 2015. Equally at home on short tracks, dirt tracks, road courses, and superspeedways, the still-undefeated engine puts out 715 horsepower and 530 foot-pounds of torque from 396 cubic inches.
EPA Proposed Regulation Has Consequences for the Performance Industry
Under the EPA proposed regulation, certified motor vehicles and engines and their emission control devices must remain in their certified configuration even if they are used solely for competition. Violators would be subject to the fines and penalties included in the tampering prohibitions.
11th Annual Edelbrock Car Show
Edelbrock has announced its 11th Annual Car Show, which will be held on Saturday, May 14, 2016. On Friday, May 13, 2016, Edelbrock will once again be opening the doors of its corporate headquarters and manufacturing facility to the public for free shop tours. Participants will get the opportunity to take a guided tour of Edelbrock’s Research & Development, Manufacturing and Quality Control departments.
Champion Oil Celebrates 60th Anniversary
Champion Brands, LLC celebrated its 60th anniversary with a factory open-house event on May 5-6. Champion’s open house included factory tours, gifts, picnics, car shows, road rally, special wholesale pricing, drawings, media coverage, press releases, dinners, trade shows, and special mailings.
GB Remanufacturing Receives ‘The Diamond Award’ From The Alliance
GB Remanufacturing, Inc. received the prestigious Diamond Award from the Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance. The award was presented last month at the Alliance Shareholder’s Winter Meeting in Aventura, Florida.
DEI Heat Reflective Fuel Injector and Sensor Covers
DEI has now introduced heat reflective Fuel Injector and Sensor Covers that are available in packs of two, four, six or eight, that efficiently reflects direct and radiant heat away from injectors and sensors.
Holley Weiand Oil Pan Kits
Holley has announced the release of new Weiand oil pan kits. Weiand’s fabricated oil pan kits feature an all-aluminum construction to keep excess weight off of the nose of your car.
Permatex Continues Sponsorship of Follow A Dream Race Team for 2016 NHRA Racing Season
Permatex will continue its long time sponsorship of the Follow A Dream Race Team as the team’s corporate sponsor for the 2016 NHRA Championship Top Alcohol Funny Car Series. The Follow A Dream team enters the new season on the heels of a 2nd place finish in the Eastern Region and a 7th place finish nationally in 2015.
Chicago Pneumatic Ratchet Series
Chicago Pneumatic has launched a new series of compact and ergonomic ratchets for the vehicle service industry that delivers exceptional power, durability and user comfort in a large variety of workshop applications.
WELD to Continue its NHRA Contingency Program for Drag Racing
WELD continues its longtime support for the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) by announcing its 2016 NHRA contingency program. This year WELD will pay contingency on the latest and most technically advanced WELD Racing wheels: Delta-1, Black Draglite, Full Throttle and TT63.