Monthly Archives: July 2009

Former Goodguys Trendsetter Award recipient Dave Lane of Fastlane Rod Shop in Donahue, Iowa is gearing up to select the coveted Builder’s Choice awards at this year’s 8th Mid-Western Nationals September 4-6 at Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, Kansas. Known … Continue reading

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Spokane Raceway Park has come back to life in a big way and will host Goodguys on Friday night, August 14th for the Friday Night Hot Rod Drags as part of the 8th Great Northwest Nationals August 14-16 at the … Continue reading

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Barry Blomquist’s Street Machine of the Year-winning ’62 Corvette “C1RS” is headed West to Pleasanton for the 23rd West Coast Nationals presented by Flowmaster. The car will be on display throughout the weekend inside the Roadster Shop exhibit on the … Continue reading

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This year’s 8th DuPont Blue Suede Cruise is right around the corner! This year’s event will feature a giant show & shine and vintage drag race, vendor exhibits, a swap meet & car corral, live nostalgia rock & roll & … Continue reading

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The annual tradition known as Hot Rod Week is back bigger and better than ever this year with four jam packed days of hot rodding fun, shop visits, lunch stops and kickin’ tires with rodders from around the globe! No … Continue reading

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Nobody does performance better than Art Morrison and the boys at Morrison Performance! Both Art and Craig Morrison will be on hand all weekend at this weekend’s 22nd Pacific Northwest Nationals to select the coveted “Builder’s Choice” awards as well … Continue reading

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Doug Cooper’s 1932 B-400 – winner of the Goodguys/Classic Instruments Street Rod of the Year and the Ridler award is coming West for the month of August. Together with builder’s Alan and Angie Johnson of Johnson’s Hot Rod Shop – … Continue reading

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The Northwest’s favorite summer rod & custom event, the Goodguys Pacific Northwest Nationals rumbles into the scenic Puyallup Fair & Expo Center July 24th-26th. The event features over 2,000 1972 & earlier rods, customs & classics, vendor exhibits, indoor car … Continue reading

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Designer and wheel manufacturer Jason Rushforth of Tacoma is really looking forward to this weekend’s 22nd Pacific Northwest Nationals in Puyallup. Having attended all twenty-two Goodguys events at the Puyallup Fair & Expo Center (sometimes hoofing it to the show … Continue reading

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Goodguys is proud to announce the 2010 Grand Prize Giveaway Car – the 1970 BOSS Snake. Boss Snake is a 429 Ford powered super muscle car designed by Kaucher Kustoms being built and assembled by Max-G Systems of Fogelsville, Pennsylvania. … Continue reading

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The guys at Brizio’s have been busy! Over 100 (109 to be exact) Brizio-built hot rods have been confirmed for the upcoming Roy Brizio Street Rod Reunion to be held during this year’s Goodguys 23rd West Coast Nationals August 21-23 … Continue reading

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The 2009 Heartland Nationals photos have been posted to the Heartland Nationals event website – www.heartlandnats.com Check out the Purchase Photos section for complete event coverage galleries of the rides on display, award winners and AutoCross participants. You can order … Continue reading

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Artist, designer, illustrator and long-time Hub member Eric Brockemeyer seems to be having a heck of a year. If there is major award is the car show world lately, it seems Eric has had a hand in it. Earlier this … Continue reading

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Allen Naylor of Athens, Alabama won the 2009 Grand Prize Giveaway Car “Supernova” from Air Ride Technologies at the Goodguys 12th PPG Nationals in Columbus! Naylor, 45, picked the lucky key out of the barrel that cranked over the Nova’s … Continue reading

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Columbus, OH – In the world of custom automobiles a car comes along every five to ten years that represents a sea change, raising the bar to seemingly unreachable new heights. It happened again in Columbus, Ohio at the Goodguys … Continue reading

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Columbus, OH – It’s been quite a year for hot rodder Doug Cooper of Oyster Bay Cove, New York. Cooper’s prized ’32 Ford B-400 sedan “Deucenberg” has taken home hot rodding’s two signature awards this season beginning with the Don … Continue reading

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One of the many event highlights at the Goodguys 12th PPG Nationals in Columbus was the Best New Product Awards and display area. This year’s display showcase was full of ground breaking new products from aftermarket and street rod performance … Continue reading

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Columbus, OH – Renowned author, historian and columnist “Landspeed” Louise Ann Noeth was named 2009 Goodguys Woman of the Year at the 12th PPG Nationals in Columbus, Ohio. A veteran of motorsport and land speed racing journalism, she accepted the … Continue reading

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The photo galleries and purchase photos sections are available for both 2009 events! The photo gallery provides a small taste of the event. The purchase photo section displays 400+ high-resolution photos taken by the Goodguys Photo Staff. All photos are … Continue reading

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The 2009 Goodguys/Air Ride Technologies Street Machine of the Year Competition heated up in a big way this afternoon here at the Goodguys 12th PPG Nationals in Columbus. A total of 31 vehicles entered this year’s competition which saw the … Continue reading

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Goodguys 12th PPG Nationals July 10, 11 & 12 Ohio Expo Center, Columbus, OH This is it! The big one for Goodguys! The PPG Nationals has become the summertime gathering for the entire hot rodding industry. The 12th edition promises … Continue reading

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STRONGSVILLE, Ohio – July 2, 2009 – One of America’s best-known motorcycle builders and customizers, Dave Perewitz, often called the master of “art in motion,” will sign autographs at the PPG exhibit during the Goodguys PPG Nationals July 10 – … Continue reading

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The Choppers Hot Rod Association of Cleveland will be honored as the official “Featured Club” at the Goodguys 12th PPG Nationals July 10-12 in Columbus, OH. The Club will have their own special parking area, mingle with enthusiasts, reminisce and … Continue reading

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Jesse Greening and Zane Cullen, two of hot rodding’s star builders and former Goodguys Trendsetter award winners will be on hand at next weekend’s 12th PPG Nationals July 10-12 in Columbus to select the coveted Builder’s Choice awards. Both Greening … Continue reading

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