|Chevrolet Performance Enhances 2014 NHRA Contingency|
|Brand supports loyal racers – including those winning with COPO Camaros
DETROIT – It can pay to run Chevrolet Performance parts in drag racing. Competitors who use parts and display the brand's decal on their race cars are eligible for contingency payouts in many NHRA classes.
COPO Camaro racers who win in NHRA's Mellow Yellow Series – in Super Stock and Stock classes – are eligible for $1,500 payout. The runner up will receive a $1,200payout, a $450 increase from 2013. New...[Read more...]|
|LEXUS LFA NURBURGRING, NASCAR EDITION CAMRY, CORVETTES LEAD EXTENSIVE SELECTION OF ‘NO RESERVE' CARS AT RKMCCA|
|Charlotte, N.C. – October 29, 2013— An extremely rare Lexus LFA Nurburgring, a NASCAR Edition Toyota Camry fitted with a 600 hp engine and a quartet of rare Corvettes lead a list of 17 investment-grade vehicles that will be offered at No Reserve at the RK Motors Collector Car Auction (RKMCCA) in Charlotte next week.
Taking place October 31 to November 3 at the Charlotte Convention Center, the RK Motors Collector Car Auction will feature hundreds of rare musclecars, racer and European ...[Read more...]|
|RICHARD PETTY DEDICATES MUSCLE CARS FOREVER STAMPS|
|Raw power gets a stamp of its own today as seven-time NASCAR National Champion Richard Petty helps dedicate the America on the Move: Muscle Cars Forever stamps.
Petty, his son Kyle and Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe will dedicate the limited-edition stamps at the Daytona International Speedway where 'The King' won a record seven Daytona 500 Championships.
Typically equipped with big, powerful engines, these high-performance vehicles began roaring across America in the 1960s. The limite...[Read more...]|
|'GOING ROUNDS' THE GOAL FOR TEAM MOPAR DRIVER JOHNSON AS NHRA PRO STOCK TITLE FIGHT HITS VEGAS|
| ||•Allen Johnson in position to claim back-to-back wins in Vegas in his Mopar Dodge Avenger
•Dodge Charger R/T Funny Car drivers Jack Beckman and Ron Capps continue championship battle in Las Vegas
•Jeg Coughlin, Jr. primed to continue success at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway
•Mopar-powered Matt Hagan closing in on first Funny Car win of 2012
October 23, 2012 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - All season long, Team Mopar NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series Pro Stock driver Allen Joh...[Read more...]|
|Rick Hendrick Builds Custom Engine For 2010 COPO Camaro|
|Rick Hendrick, owner of NASCAR team Hendrick Motorsports and chairman of Hendrick Automotive Group, built the engine for his 2012 COPO Camaro at General Motors' Performance Build Center today, as part of Chevrolet's series of customer engine build experiences.
In 2011, Hendrick also took part in Chevrolet's Corvette engine build experience.
'Last year's Corvette engine build was such a memorable experience that I couldn't pass up the opportunity to do it again with a COPO Camaro. As a Ch...[Read more...]|