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  • SMACKDOWN 2019 – POSTPONED

    SMACKDOWN 2019 – POSTPONED

    FROM CHRIS BIRO EDITOR IN CHIEF RPM MAGAZINE As title sponsor of the SMACKDOWN and creator of the SMACKDOWN events which Ian Hill had taken over in 2018, not to mention being a huge supporter of Ian Hill and tireless dedication to drag racing, we are in full support Ian’s decision to postpone the SMACKDOWN3 […]

    July 16, 2019 More
  • Who’s In This Issue – July 2019

    Who’s In This Issue – July 2019

    THE RIDES PERFECT SPECIMEN… Look closely: William Marks’ 1970 Oldsmobile 442 is what you get when you cross top speed with a maniacal attention to detail ON A MISSON… Rick Osburn was born to pilot this bumper-dragging 1938 Chevy pickup STAYIN’ ALIVE… This disco-era Trans Am is a turbocharged terror! OVERNIGHT SENSATION …This pro street […]

    June 26, 2019 More
  • RPM Birthday Bash – UPDATE

    RPM Birthday Bash – UPDATE

    NEW VENUE…MORE SPONSORS = MORE FUN THAN EVER! Be sure to mark this on your calendar. The New Venue for the Bailey Woodward Preparty/RPM Magazine 20th Birthday Bash is the M1 Concourse in Pontiac, Michigan. The address is: 1 Concourse Drive, Pontiac, Michigan 48341. Join us there Friday, August 9, 2019 for a party full […]

    June 21, 2019 More
  • EDELBROCK ADVANCES LS ENGINE PERFORMANCE THROUGH NEARLY 100 INDUSTRY-LEADING PRODUCTS

    EDELBROCK ADVANCES LS ENGINE PERFORMANCE THROUGH NEARLY 100 INDUSTRY-LEADING PRODUCTS

    The renowned aftermarket brand leverages its experience and new technologies to provide performance-enhancing manifolds, cylinder heads, superchargers and supporting components TORRANCE, CA (June 18, 2019) – Edelbrock, a leading manufacturer and distributor of aftermarket performance parts, has created a number of LS engine-specific products designed to enhance the capabilities of these popular engines while maintaining […]

    June 19, 2019 More
  • J.W. Performance Transmissions – NEW PRODUCT INFORMATION

    J.W. Performance Transmissions – NEW PRODUCT INFORMATION

    • GM LT (Gen V) Bellhousings • Works with 2014 to current Gen V LT Engines • These bellhousings feature the slightly different bellhousing pattern required for the new generation LT engines. • Available in Powerglide, TH400 and TH350 applications. • SFI 30.1 Certified • P/N# 92450LT: Powerglide to GM LT Engine (Gen V) • […]

    June 11, 2019 More
  • Summit Racing Now Offers Canadian Customers Free Shipping on Orders Over $299.00

    Summit Racing Now Offers Canadian Customers Free Shipping on Orders Over $299.00

    Summit Racing Equipment now offers its Canadian customers free shipping on orders over $299.00 USD! if you live north of the border, you can save big money compared to current freight shipping charges—money you can use to get the parts you really want. You are still responsible for customs duties, taxes, and fees, but Summit […]

    June 11, 2019 More
  • MAPLE GROVE RACEWAY CONTINUES WHILE SEEKING NEW OWNERSHIP

    MAPLE GROVE RACEWAY CONTINUES WHILE SEEKING NEW OWNERSHIP

    Now that the news has officially been released and many have already shared the listing via social media, we would like to take a moment to explain. The first question many have asked, “Is it true, is the track really for sale?” The simple answer is yes, Maple Grove Raceway is for sale. The more […]

    June 5, 2019 More
  • Pro Street Palooza 2019

    Pro Street Palooza 2019

    Calling all Pro Street Brethren. We are hosting our first annual Pro Street Palooza at South Mountain Raceway in Boiling Springs, PA on June 23rd. All of our RPM family is invited to attend and spend a day at the track with the areas most insane, high horsepower, big tire beasts. Come meet RPM Magazine […]

    June 4, 2019 More
  • New Ultra Fab housing from Strange Engineering

    New Ultra Fab housing from Strange Engineering

    Strange Engineering, the leader in driveline and suspension for over 50 years, is proud to introduce the new Ultra Fab housing to its line of rear end components. The ultra fab housing features a 0.375” thick face plate and triangulated design that improves rigidity and superior tube support, which increases overall housing stiffness. The housing […]

    June 4, 2019 More
  • New Products from Holley, iNTECH, NOS, Sniper, and Brawler

    New Products from Holley, iNTECH, NOS, Sniper, and Brawler

    Holley is pleased to announce the release of a giant assortment of new products from Holley, iNTECH, Sniper, and Brawler – high and low accessory-mount kits, two types of 2-piece LS valve covers, cold-air intakes, dry-nitrous systems lower manifolds, retro-fit carbureted fuel modules, carb hats, and street/race carburetors. HIGH & LOW MOUNT ACCESSORY DRIVE MOUNT […]

    May 30, 2019 More

INDUSTRY NEWS

EDELBROCK ADVANCES LS ENGINE PERFORMANCE THROUGH NEARLY 100 INDUSTRY-LEADING PRODUCTS

EDELBROCK ADVANCES LS ENGINE PERFORMANCE THROUGH NEARLY 100 INDUSTRY-LEADING PRODUCTS

The renowned aftermarket brand leverages its experience and new technologies to provide performance-enhancing manifolds, cylinder heads, superchargers and supporting components TORRANCE, CA (June 18, 2019) – Edelbrock, a leading manufacturer and distributor of aftermarket performance parts, has created a number of LS engine-specific products designed to enhance the capabilities of these popular engines while maintaining […]

June 19, 2019 More
J.W. Performance Transmissions – NEW PRODUCT INFORMATION

J.W. Performance Transmissions – NEW PRODUCT INFORMATION

• GM LT (Gen V) Bellhousings • Works with 2014 to current Gen V LT Engines • These bellhousings feature the slightly different bellhousing pattern required for the new generation LT engines. • Available in Powerglide, TH400 and TH350 applications. • SFI 30.1 Certified • P/N# 92450LT: Powerglide to GM LT Engine (Gen V) • […]

June 11, 2019 More
Summit Racing Now Offers Canadian Customers Free Shipping on Orders Over $299.00

Summit Racing Now Offers Canadian Customers Free Shipping on Orders Over $299.00

Summit Racing Equipment now offers its Canadian customers free shipping on orders over $299.00 USD! if you live north of the border, you can save big money compared to current freight shipping charges—money you can use to get the parts you really want. You are still responsible for customs duties, taxes, and fees, but Summit […]

June 11, 2019 More
MAPLE GROVE RACEWAY CONTINUES WHILE SEEKING NEW OWNERSHIP

MAPLE GROVE RACEWAY CONTINUES WHILE SEEKING NEW OWNERSHIP

Now that the news has officially been released and many have already shared the listing via social media, we would like to take a moment to explain. The first question many have asked, “Is it true, is the track really for sale?” The simple answer is yes, Maple Grove Raceway is for sale. The more […]

June 5, 2019 More
New Ultra Fab housing from Strange Engineering

New Ultra Fab housing from Strange Engineering

Strange Engineering, the leader in driveline and suspension for over 50 years, is proud to introduce the new Ultra Fab housing to its line of rear end components. The ultra fab housing features a 0.375” thick face plate and triangulated design that improves rigidity and superior tube support, which increases overall housing stiffness. The housing […]

June 4, 2019 More

IN THIS ISSUE

Who’s In This Issue – July 2019

Who’s In This Issue – July 2019

THE RIDES PERFECT SPECIMEN… Look closely: William Marks’ 1970 Oldsmobile 442 is what you get when you cross top speed with a maniacal attention to detail ON A MISSON… Rick Osburn was born to pilot this bumper-dragging 1938 Chevy pickup STAYIN’ ALIVE… This disco-era Trans Am is a turbocharged terror! OVERNIGHT SENSATION …This pro street […]

June 26, 2019 More
Who’s In This Issue – June 2019

Who’s In This Issue – June 2019

THE RIDES GAME ON …. Brace yourselves…Winters is coming! DOUBLE TROUBLE …. With two blowers and two different types of power adders, this twin-supercharged and nitrous-assisted Nova gives new meaning to the term “Chevy II”. FACTORY STOCK ….The Big Three are back…with a vengeancel. SNOWBALLED … Robert Martin is the first to admit that his […]

May 29, 2019 More
Who’s In This Issue – May 2019

Who’s In This Issue – May 2019

THE RIDES KEYSTONE BLUES… Andy Jensen’s gorgeous 1966 Chevy ll will have competitors at the strip AND at the show singing the blues. FLEXIN’…This pro street B-Body is a triple threat: street/race/show. IN YOUR FACE… There’s nothing subtle about this wild third-gen Camaro with a legit pro mod pedigree. VOYAGER… This monster-cube reality TV Ford […]

April 19, 2019 More
Who’s In This Issue – April 2019

Who’s In This Issue – April 2019

THE RIDES Snake Bitten… Strike first. Strike hard. No Mercy. Radical Legacy… Daniel Howell’s pro street Plymouth Road Runner is a wild reminder of his late father’s dream. Sampsons’ Delilah… Brothers Phil and Eric Sampson have a weakness for this gorgeous N/T first-gen Camaro. Just the Facts… This genre-busting ’30 Ford isn’t really interesting in […]

March 20, 2019 More
Who’s In This Issue – March 2019

Who’s In This Issue – March 2019

THE RIDES GRAPE JUICED… Dave Pierce’s purpley pro mod packs a potent penta-punch of power! LOUISVILLE SLUGGA… An SN95 Mustang that hits like a big leaguer RUN WHATCHA BRUNG… Comp Eliminator enjoys a storied past… and an uncertain future OUTTA’ HAND… This wild, big-tire 1995 S-10 started as a simple street truck project QUICK DELIVERY… […]

February 26, 2019 More

Industry Events

SMACKDOWN 2019 – POSTPONED

SMACKDOWN 2019 – POSTPONED

FROM CHRIS BIRO EDITOR IN CHIEF RPM MAGAZINE As title sponsor of the SMACKDOWN and creator of the SMACKDOWN events which Ian Hill had taken over in 2018, not to mention being a huge supporter of Ian Hill and tireless dedication to drag racing, we are in full support Ian’s decision to postpone the SMACKDOWN3 […]

July 16, 2019 More
RPM Birthday Bash – UPDATE

RPM Birthday Bash – UPDATE

NEW VENUE…MORE SPONSORS = MORE FUN THAN EVER! Be sure to mark this on your calendar. The New Venue for the Bailey Woodward Preparty/RPM Magazine 20th Birthday Bash is the M1 Concourse in Pontiac, Michigan. The address is: 1 Concourse Drive, Pontiac, Michigan 48341. Join us there Friday, August 9, 2019 for a party full […]

June 21, 2019 More
Ontario Grudge Wars shows off SMACKDOWN3 Championship awards!

Ontario Grudge Wars shows off SMACKDOWN3 Championship awards!

In what Ontario Grudge Wars (OGW) expects to be their largest race ever (RPM MAGAZINE SMACKDOWN3 July 20th wknd)), OGW front man Ian Hill is giving a sneak peek at this year’s Champion’s Awards and the lowdown on the largest single weekend payouts OGW has ever offered! “The winner of each class on the Saturday […]

April 18, 2019 More
EDELBROCK-EQUIPPED MUSTANG GT CLAIMS TOP SPOT AT THE EATON TVS SUPERCHARGER THROWDOWN

EDELBROCK-EQUIPPED MUSTANG GT CLAIMS TOP SPOT AT THE EATON TVS SUPERCHARGER THROWDOWN

Brian Devilbiss Runs a 9.27-Second ET and Takes the Win with Edelbrock’s E-Force R2650 Supercharger TORRANCE, CA (April 10, 2019) – Edelbrock, a leading manufacturer and distributor of aftermarket performance parts, added another win to its rich history of motorsports success at the EATON TVS Supercharger Throwdown in Atlanta, GA. Brian Devilbiss took home the […]

April 10, 2019 More
LET’S GET READY TO RUMBLE!  FESTIVAL OF POWER – SANTA POD RACEWAY

LET’S GET READY TO RUMBLE! FESTIVAL OF POWER – SANTA POD RACEWAY

FRI.19 – SUN.21 APRIL 2019 The cry goes up as the headliners face off at big-time boxing nights – “Let’s get ready to rumble!” – yet it’s nothing compared to the tumult that will break out when Jet cars hit Santa Pod Raceway at Easter for the Festival Of Power. No fewer than eight Jets […]

March 28, 2019 More

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February 27, 2019 More

Other Recent News

The Changing of the Guard: Joe VanO

The Changing of the Guard: Joe VanO

Kelly and Sue Cooper are pleased to announce that they have purchased the complete mold inventory from Joe Van Overbeek Race Car Bodies and are now in full production. They will be operating under the name “Joe VanO“. Kelly has 27 years of race car fabrication experience and has been involved in drag racing in […]

May 23, 2019 More
Holley News – STS Ball Bearing Turbos, Journal Bearing Turbos & Frostbite Intercoolers

Holley News – STS Ball Bearing Turbos, Journal Bearing Turbos & Frostbite Intercoolers

Holley is pleased to announce the release of three new products for turbocharged applications – STS Ball Bearing Turbochargers, STS Journal Bearing Turbochargers, and Frostbite Intercoolers. STS BALL BEARING TURBOCHARGERS STS Ball Bearing Turbochargers spool quickly, build boost at low RPM, and increase power throughout your entire power band. A universal design compatible with virtually […]

May 22, 2019 More
Strange Engineering Street Floater

Strange Engineering Street Floater

Strange Engineering, the leader in driveline and suspension for over 50 years, continues to evolve its product line to meet the needs of today’s car enthusiasts with the introduction of the new pro touring street floater kit. The street floater kit is highlighted by the forged Chrome-Moly spindles, Chrome-Moly hubs and 35 spline drive plates […]

May 21, 2019 More
Truck Hero, Inc. Announces Strategic Acquisition of Lund International

Truck Hero, Inc. Announces Strategic Acquisition of Lund International

ANN ARBOR, MICHIGAN – May 10, 2019 – Truck Hero, Inc. (“Truck Hero” or the “Company”) today announced the strategic acquisition of Lund International Holding Company (“Lund”), a portfolio company of Highlander Partners, LP. Lund, based in Buford, Georgia, is a leading designer, manufacturer, and marketer of branded automotive accessories for a full assortment of […]

May 17, 2019 More