Monthly Archives: June 2010

The Goodguys 19th Heartland Nationals returns to the Iowa State Fairgrounds this weekend July 2,3 & 4 bringing over 3,500 of the country’s hottest rods and coolest customs to Iowa’s Capital City! The three day event features a giant show … Continue reading

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Three thrilling Friday Night Hot Rod Drags are on tap this summer at National Trail Raceway in Columbus, OH (July 9th ), Pacific Raceways in Puyallup, WA (July 23) and Route 66 Raceway in Joliet, IL (Sept 17th)! Rich Guasco’s … Continue reading

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Second generation hot rod craftsman Roy Brizio, the patriarch of Roy Brizio Street Rods in South San Francisco, CA will be on hand at the 13th PPG Nationals presented by Bridgestone July 9-11 in Columbus, OH to select the event’s … Continue reading

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The Hot Rod Industry Alliance (HRIA) will hold an open meeting Thursday July 8, 2010 from 3-4:30pm in advance of the Goodguys 13th Annual PPG Nationals presented by Bridgestone in Columbus, Ohio. The meeting will be held inside the Ohio … Continue reading

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The Goodguys Gazette continues to reach new heights in its ongoing transformation from 1980s-era newsprint throw away to the all color collectible showpiece it is today. The November 2009 Gazette was selected by the IAMA as a GOLD medal winner … Continue reading

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The Goodguys 13th PPG Nationals presented by Bridgestone is shaping up to be the summer’s hottest destination for hot rodders worldwide! The event is the largest on the annual Goodguys calendar not only in car count (over 6,000 1972 & … Continue reading

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The Goodguys Goodtimes visit the Northeast this weekend for the 19th edition of the East Coast Nationals, June 25-27 at the Dutchess County Fairgrounds in Rhinebeck! Three big days of hot rodding excitement in quaint Rhinebeck Village! The Dutchess County … Continue reading

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– Organizers across the country unite to recognize first-ever “Collector Car Appreciation Day” Columbus, OH – The Goodguys Rod & Custom Association will join organizers across the country to celebrate the first-ever Collector Car Appreciation Day during the 13th PPG … Continue reading

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Goodguys is proud to offer our United States servicemen and women with a special Military Discount to all 2010 Goodguys events. You can Download & Print the Coupon Here Once you’ve printed the coupon, simply bring it to the event … Continue reading

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Roger Burman and his staff at Lakeside Rods & Rides in Rockwell City, Iowa will be on hand at the 19th Heartland Nationals to hand pick the Builder’s Choice awards. Burman will select ten award winners from the Builder’s Choice … Continue reading

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As many of you have been reading about and hearing about the past few months, yesterday was the senate vote for Assembly Bill 1740 – the bill brought forth by assemblyman Kevin Jeffries relating to increasing the number of annual … Continue reading

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The 2010 Orange County Get-Together event photos are now available for your viewing pleasure. Over 250+ event photos taken by the Goodguys Road Crew. Visit – www.ocgettogether.com/2010 to view, and if you like – purchase, the photos today!

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The ’32 Ford hot rod roadster of Floyd Williams took home the Goodguys 2010 Gearstar Hot Rod of the Year award at the 22nd Hot Rod Nationals in Indianapolis. Williams, a long time Southern California native recently pulled up his … Continue reading

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O’Reilly Raceway park, Clermont, IN – The stage doesn’t get any bigger than Indy when it comes to motorsports. For the country’s elite vintage drag racing teams, the Goodguys Hot Rod Nationals at O’Reilly Raceway Park is their one chance … Continue reading

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As you read right here on Hot News, legislation (A.B. 1740) to increase the registration limit for exempted specially constructed vehicle (kit car) registrations from 500 to 750 vehicles per year was approved in May by the full California Assembly. … Continue reading

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PROJECT CLEANAIR ‘55 – a customized ’55 Chevy convertible will serve as a giveaway promotional vehicle during the 2011 Goodguys Rod & Custom Association national event series. Ironworks Speed & Kustom of Bakersfi eld, CA is heading up the build … Continue reading

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465 SOUTHBOUND DETOUR NOTICE Crawfordsville Road off ramp from SB I465 is closed for construction. Detour: Continue South on I465 and take the 10th Street Exit. Turn Left on 10th St and go over Interstate. Get back on I465 NORTH … Continue reading

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Special Half Price Tickets for USAC/Amsoil Spring Car Races 6/10 @ O’Reilly Raceway Park! A big night of world class USAC Sprint Car racing is being offered at HALF PRICE to all Goodguys Hot Rod Nationals event participants Thursday evening, … Continue reading

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The gang from Rad Rides by Troy will be on hand throughout this weekend’s 22nd Hot Rod Nationals in Indy to select the highly sought after Builder’s Choice awards. Check out these beautiful custom machined awards (pictured below), designed by … Continue reading

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Freedom Racing Engines, a state of the art engine building facility located in Brownsburg, Indiana, will be the official sponsor of the 7.0 Pro Comp Eliminator class at all 3 Goodguys Midwestern vintage drag races this season. Freedom will add … Continue reading

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For the 22nd straight year, hot rodders throughout America will converge on O’Reilly Raceway Park in Clermont, Indiana this weekend for the Goodguys Hot Rod Nationals. Nowhere else in America can you see 4,000 1972 & earlier rods, customs and … Continue reading

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Tesla Motors, producers of exotic electric powered sports cars, will be holding demonstrations and offering ride along’s at this Sunday’s Street Challenge Autocross at the 17th Summer Get-Together in Pleasanton. The Bay Area based auto manufacturer, who just recently announced … Continue reading

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There’s big fancy doins this weekend at the 17th Summer Get-Together! Inside the spacious Young California Building Goodguys will hold the Concours d’Elegance exhibit featuring regal 30’s era Packards, Bentley’s, Duesenberg’s, Cadillac La Salles, Rolls Royce and other concourse style … Continue reading

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This weekend it’s double the Goodguys Goodtimes as the 132th Colorado Nationals visits the Ranch @ Larimer Co Fairgrounds in Loveland, Colorado and the 17th Summer Get-Together takes over the Pleasanton Fairgrounds! The Colorado Nationals gets underway Thursday, June 3rd … Continue reading

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