Monthly Archives: August 2013

Didn’t make it to last weekend’s Goodguys 27th West Coast Nationals presented by Flowmaster? No worries! Here’s a look back at an entire weekend’s worth of Goodguys Goodtimes in under two-minutes! Enjoy!

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  After a six week hiatus following the Goodguys PPG Nationals in Columbus, the pavement-pounding Goodguys AutoCross returns later this month at the 3rd Speedway Nationals, September 20-22 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway! The Indy course is always challenging with a … Continue reading

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The Goodguys 2013 Tank’s Hot Rod of the Year award is up for grabs at the 3rd Speedway Nationals, September 20-22 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. This award isn’t only won… it’s earned! How do you enter the competition and how … Continue reading

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When the sun is shining in Pleasanton, California there’s simply no better place to be if you’re a red-blooded hot rodder! For the last 27 years (nearly three decades!) rod & custom enthusiasts from all over the world have convened … Continue reading

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Pleasanton, CA – On a sun soaked afternoon in Pleasanton California, Harold & Tracy Chapman’s “Pretty Penny” 1933 Ford roadster from Andice, Texas – a coach-built, copper colored full fendered masterpiece, won the Goodguys 2013 Flowmaster “America’s Most Beautiful Street … Continue reading

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Here’s the weather forecast for this weekend’s Goodguys 27th West Coast Nationals presented by Flowmaster. Any questions? Click here for a look at all the weekend happenins!

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The “Western Engine and Model Exhibition” hosted by The Bay Area Engine Modelers Club returns to this weekend’s 27th West Coast Nationals presented by Flowmaster boasting over 50 exhibitors displaying their life’s work – hand crafted, scale model piston driven … Continue reading

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Goodguys has taken delivery of a brand-spanking new 2014 Chevrolet “Short Crew” 1500 Silverado and guess what? We’re modding it for SEMA! Yep – we’re gonna paint it, lower it, tune it and basically make it the coolest late model … Continue reading

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Looking back on last weekend’s 12th Great Northwest Nationals, it’s a sure bet this Goodguys event is one of the area’s favorite summer time traditions! Thousands of inland Northwesterner’s flock to the Spokane Fair & Expo Center to get their … Continue reading

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The longest-running Goodguys national event on the schedule returns home to Pleasanton this weekend! It’s the Goodguys 27th West Coast Nationals presented by Flowmaster and it’s going to fill the entire city of Pleasanton, California with over 3,500 rods, customs, … Continue reading

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It was one for the record books up at the Bonneville Salt Flats last week as the 65th annual Speed Week land speed event attracted hundreds of participants in pursuit of the ultimate prize – a new speed record. One … Continue reading

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The Goodguys 26th Wesco Autobody Supply Pacific Northwest Nationals held last month in Puyallup, Washington is featured today on the MSN Autos page! It’s not every day that our rod & custom industry is featured in the major national news … Continue reading

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The Goodguys 2013 Fred Zimmerman Memorial Hot Rod Week blasts off Monday August 19th! This year’s Hot Rod Week takes place Monday, August 19th through Thursday, August 22nd. Four big days of guided driving tours to shops and places of … Continue reading

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Hot rodders from around the world have gathered up in Utah at the Bonneville Salt Flat for the 65th Anniversary Speed Week land speed event which runs Saturday through Saturday, August 10-16. Alan Johnson and the team at Johnson’s Hot … Continue reading

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It’s almost time to crown America’s Most Beautiful Street Rod! The special award sponsored by Flowmaster, will be selected at the Goodguys 27th West Coast Nationals which runs August 23-25 at the Pleasanton Fairgrounds. The award is open to street … Continue reading

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The “Road Race Ringer” himself, Scott Pruett will display his custom 1955 Chevy Pickup truck inside the Flowmaster Mufflers booth at next weekend’s Goodguys 27th West Coast Nationals presented by Flowmaster! Pruett’s black Pro Street beauty is powered by a … Continue reading

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Firebird Raceway, Boise, ID – The Goodguys Racing Team, led by company President Marc Meadors has raced the “Pure Hell 2” ’69 Camaro six times this year in West Coast Outlaw Pro Mod competition. They’ve been to the final round … Continue reading

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Our friends over at Rod Authority have done it again! Through their expert eyes and lenses – they’ve captured the sights and sounds of the Goodguys 16th PPG Nationals – the biggest Goodguys event of the year! Blending video, award-winning … Continue reading

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The Goodguys Gang makes our festive, annual visit to eastern Washington this weekend, August 16-18 for the 12th annual Great Northwest Nationals at the Spokane County Fair & Expo Center! A weekend full of good times and hot cars inland … Continue reading

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Want cool photo updates from Goodguys events right on your smart phone or tablet (or even your desktop for that matter!)? Then you should be following us on Instagram! It’s really easy! If you’re already an Instagram user – just … Continue reading

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Project G/RS – the screaming yellow ’69 Camaro being built by Ridetech for Goodguys is making long strides towards its completion! The Camaro will essentially be used to further promote the Goodguys brand throughout the country on the open road … Continue reading

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The Goodguys 2013 AutoCross Finals Shootout is shaping up to be “THE” event of the year for cone chasers! The AutoCross Finals Shootout, to be held Saturday, November 16th at Westworld in Scottsdale is a single elimination AutoCross tournament featuring … Continue reading

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Our friends at The Rodder’s Journal have a cool contest going on right now over on their official Facebook page! For the upcoming fall 2013 issue of The Rodder’s Journal, they’re doing a cool contest the winner of which will … Continue reading

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There’s a LOT going on at the Goodguys 12th Great Northwest Nationals August 16-18 at the Spokane County Fair & Expo Center in Spokane, Washington! In addition to a fun-filled weekend of rods, customs & classics, several new items are … Continue reading

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Joyce Smith, co-founder of Speedway Motors, wife of “Speedy Bill” Smith and mother to Carson, Craig, Clay and Jason Smith; passed away yesterday after a courageous 34-month battle with cancer. Many Goodguys association members remember Joyce as the 2005 Goodguys … Continue reading

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