Monthly Archives: January 2010

Don’t miss the Optima Batteries Ultimate Street Car Invitational TV episode which airs this Saturday, January 30th at 11:00am eastern/8:00am Pacific on Speed TV! Check out forty of the country’s top street machines as they compete in a series of … Continue reading

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Bridgestone, manufacturer’s of such popular tires as the “Potenza”, “Dueler”, “Turanza” and “Ecopia” among others, has signed on with Goodguys as title sponsor of the 5th Nashville Nationals, May 21-23 at LP Field in downtown Nashville. Headquartered in Nashville, Bridgestone … Continue reading

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Ready to get your 2010 Goodguys season under way right now? Get a head start on the season and be the first Goodguy on your block to wear a 2010 event tee shirt! We currently have 15 different 2010 event … Continue reading

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A special Hot Rod Cruise down to ol’ Del Mar has been organized for Wednesday and Thursday April 7 & 8 prior to the Goodguys 10th Del Mar Nationals! The cruise will depart Goodguys Headquarters in Pleasanton Wednesday, April 7th … Continue reading

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San Antontio, Texas based Vintage Air, the inventors of Performance Air Conditioning, will be presenting sponsor of the 2010 Goodguys Custom Rod of the Year. The Custom Rod of the Year award, presented annually since 1993 is designed to honor … Continue reading

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Norwalk, OH – Don Garlits, the greatest drag racer of all time will be the Hot Rod Hero of the Goodguys 9th Blue Suede Cruise August 20-22 at Summit Motorsports Park in Norwalk, OH. Garlits will be on hand throughout … Continue reading

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Hot Rodding has lost one of its pioneering fathers with the passing of Dick Wells. Wells died late Monday night from complications after heart surgery last November. He was 75. Originally from the plain state of Nebraska, Wells’ contributions to … Continue reading

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The 2010 event season starts off with a bang this spring with four action packed, fun filled events – all in the Western time zone! The four-event “Spring Fling” kicks off March 12-14 at WestWorld in Scottsdale with the all-new … Continue reading

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Freelance Photographer Jason Deng from San Leandro, California has won the 2010 Goodguys Yearbook Cover photo contest! Deng’s vertical image of the grille of a 1956 Chrysler 300 won over the selection committee. The shiny chrome grille set against a … Continue reading

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Pleasanton, CA – Goodguys is proud to announce PEAK MOTOR OIL as the “Official Oil” of the Goodguys Rod & Custom Association. Launched in 2007, PEAK® PERFORMANCE MULTIGRADE MOTOR OIL is formulated with an advanced additive technology and premium base … Continue reading

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In addition to providing all 2010 Terrific 12 award winners with custom toolboxes, Snap On returns in 2010 as “The Official Tool of the Goodguys Rod & Custom Association.” The Kenosha, Wisconsin based tool and equipment manufacturer has also agreed … Continue reading

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The Goodguys Builder’s Choice awards program returns in 2010 to recognize the Nation’s finest rods, customs, trucks and muscle cars! A Builder’s Choice award is one of the highest honors your car can receive at a Goodguys National Event. The … Continue reading

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Indoor car show season is here! The Goodguys Rod & Custom Association will be exhibiting at several of the country’s top indoor shows this winter. Stop by the booth, chat a while, pick up some entry forms and 2010 event … Continue reading

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If your company would like to be a vendor at a 2010 Goodguys event, it’s now easier than ever to get signed up! The 2010 exhibitor/vendor applications are now online and easy to download. Simply click this link: http://www.good-guys.com/info/vendorExhibitor.aspx and … Continue reading

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What to Look for when You Shop for Collector Car Insurance Tips from Grundy Worldwide By: Becky McLaughlin Collector car owners can be found across this country; in fact, they are all over this world. Since members of the Grundy … Continue reading

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This year’s Terrific 12 award winners will not only receive some of the country’s most prestigious awards and honors, they’ll also be receiving customized vinyl wrapped toolboxes courtesy of Snap On Tools! Each Terrific 12 award winner will receive a … Continue reading

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STREET RODDER Magazine and Classic Trucks Magazine have announced their 2010 awards programs and will select their specialty awards at numerous Goodguys events around the country during the coming season! Here’s a look at which magazines will be presenting awards: … Continue reading

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It’s time to vote on the 2009 Timberland PRO “Homebuilt Heaven” and “Traditional Homebuilt Heaven” National Champions! THEY NEED YOUR VOTE! All eligible contestants are now featured on the contest page! Both National Champions will receive a beautiful trophy and … Continue reading

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