Monthly Archives: October 2009

For the first time in Goodguys’ history we are opening the cover of our yearbook for reader submissions. That’s right! Here’s your chance to get your favorite photo on the cover of the 2009 Goodguys Yearbook that will be distributed … Continue reading

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Mother’s Polishes, Waxes and Cleaners has selected the national winner of the “Mother’s Pick” – a special award selected at 12 Goodguys National events this year that was presented to a vehicle that “had the look and shine of a … Continue reading

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Check out the mini-gallery HERE Full gallery with 300+ official Goodguys photos to be posted under the “Purchase Gallery” by noon today at the official Nostalgia Nationals website! (PST 10.27.09) Enjoy, Goodguy Jake

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www.southeasternnats.com The Goodguys 16th Southeastern Nationals returns Lowe’s Motor Speedway this Halloween weekend bringing over 2,500 of the South’s hottest rods and coolest customs to the heart of NASCAR country. The three day event features a giant show & shine, … Continue reading

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www.southeasternnats.com This week’s Goodguys Friday Night Drags, October 30th at the spectacular ZMAX Dragway will be highlighted by two special match races and a full afternoon/evening of vintage drag racing! Peter Gallen’s “Poverty Stricken” 5-second ’74 Chevy Vegas will take … Continue reading

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The Goodguys/ Live 105.3 FM, KCBS, KFRC and CBS5’s 1965 Buick Giveaway Car will be officially given away at the 20th Autumn Get-Together, Sunday, November 15th at the Pleasanton Fairgrounds. The Buick is a clean 60’s machine powered by a … Continue reading

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Goodguys is proud to announce a brand new Truck class for the Street Challenge Autocross events starting in 2010. The new Truck Class will be open to pickups, Suburbans, deliveries, panel trucks, Rancheros and El Caminos. At the Goodguys Get-Together … Continue reading

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The 24th West Coast Nationals scheduled for August 27, 28 & 29, 2010 at the Pleasanton Fairgrounds will be open to rods, customs, classics and muscle cars through 1972. It’s the first time in the event’s long history that pre … Continue reading

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After a brilliant debut at the Summer Get-Together, the popular Street Challenge Autocross will return for the 20th Autumn Get-Together, November 14 & 15 in Pleasanton. The two lap course will be located inside the paved lot adjacent to the … Continue reading

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The swap meet for the 20th Autumn Get-Together, November 14 & 15 at the Pleasanton Fairgrounds is filling up fast but there are still plenty of spaces available! A swap spot is only $60 and measures 10’ x 20’ in … Continue reading

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The Goodguys 2nd Nostalgia Nationals at historic Beech Bend Raceway Park in Bowling Green, Kentucky was a colorful blend of hot rods, vintage race cars, crisp fall weather and an enthusiastic crowd that witnessed a spectacular weekend of racing and … Continue reading

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Dennis Albaugh’s 1969 Yenko Camaro from Ankeny, Iowa has been named Goodguys/Hemmings Muscle Machines 2009 Muscle Car of the Year. Albaugh’s Camaro, which was chosen as a finalist at the 18th Heartland Nationals in Des Moines was selected over 15 … Continue reading

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Betsy Rose’s 1935 Ford pickup from Boyerstown, Pennsylvania has been named Goodguys/Street Rod Headquarters Truck of the Year (Early) for 2009. Built by Ted Munsell and the team at Trick Works in Telford, PA, Betsy’s immaculate blue pick up is … Continue reading

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The Goodguys 2nd Nostalgia Nationals, this weekend October 16-18 at Dallas Jones’s Beech Bend Raceway Park in Bowling Green Kentucky will serve up a heavy dose of drag strip yesteryear giving both fans and participants one last chance to revel … Continue reading

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Mooresville, NC – Join the gang at Detroit Speed & Engineering for an evening of great BBQ, music, and fun Friday evening, October 30th after the opening day of the Goodguys 16th Southeastern Nationals at Lowe’s Motor Speedway. This is … Continue reading

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The event hours have been changed for the Goodguys Friday Night Drags October 30th at ZMAX Dragway in Charlotte These new event hours will be in effect: Gates open at NOON Time Trials at 2pm Eliminations at 5pm What can … Continue reading

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Darryl Jackman, the former race reporter that brought thousands of race fans around the country instant drag race results during the Goodguys/VRA West Coast Championship Series, has passed away. Jackman started reporting in real time from Goodguys Vintage Drag Racing … Continue reading

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Got a beautiful car or truck? Would you be interested in being one of the “top dogs” by displaying your car indoors at the upcoming 20th Autumn Get-Together November 14 & 15 at the Pleasanton Fairgrounds? We are now accepting … Continue reading

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The swap meet for the 20th Autumn Get-Together, November 14 & 15 at the Pleasanton Fairgrounds is filling up fast but there are still plenty of spaces available! A swap spot is only $60 and measures 10’ x 20’ in … Continue reading

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The “Speed ‘33” hot rod roadster from American Speed and the Roadster Shop will be given away Sunday, November 22nd during the awards ceremony for the 12th Southwest Nationals in Scottsdale, Arizona! The good news is you can still qualify … Continue reading

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Brian Vanzant’s Paducah, Kentucky based 1950 Chevrolet tin woody has been crowned Goodguys/Lincoln Electric 2009 Custom Rod of the Year. The custom Chevy was chosen as a finalist at the 8th Midwestern Nationals, September 4-6 at Kansas Speedway. When Starks … Continue reading

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