Archives for August 2014

PPG “Best Use of Color” Awards Presented at NSRA Nationals Plus Event

STRONGSVILLE, Ohio – August 28, 2014 Three colorful cars took PPG’s popular “Best Use of Color” awards at the 45th annual National Street Rod Association (NSRA) Nationals Plus held July 31–August 3 at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville. More than 10,000 street rods, classics, custom cars and trucks were on display, and an estimated 70,000 spectators attended the four-day event. While the sheer number of vehicles made the judges’ work challenging, the three PPG winners stood out. They were a 1972 Ford Maverick Grabber owned by Tom Mattingly, Mt. Washington, Kentucky; a 1950 Chevy Sedan owned by Ron Goin, Powell, Tennessee; and a 1965 Ford Falcon owned by Edd Fisher, Louisville, Kentucky. [Read more…]

Rare 500+ HP Turbocharged 2004 GMC Envoy

This silver 2004 GMC Envoy is owned by Mike Dzurko of Edinboro, Pennsylvania. This is truly a one-of-a-kind SUV, as it is one of the few 500+ HP turbocharged 4.2 inline 6 GMC Envoys known to exist in the United States. Mike performed all of the fabrication work, approximately 600+ labor hours, in his garage within an 11-month time period while attending and paying for college. [Read more…]

PPG Dream Cars Wow Crowds at Goodguys PPG Nationals

STRONGSVILLE, Ohio – August 27, 2014 Two exceptional Chevrolets were honored with the PPG Dream Car awards at the Goodguys 17th PPG Nationals held at the Ohio Expo Center in Columbus, July 11-13. The two winners, a 1969 Chevy Camaro owned by Angelo Vespi of St. Augustine, Florida, and a 1951 Chevy woody wagon owned by Terry Henley of Birmingham, Alabama, dazzled the crowds and drew raves for their colorful style and finishes. [Read more…]

JL Audio Launches New TW1 Thin-Line Subwoofer Drivers for Tiny Enclosures

Miramar, FL, August 20, 2014– JL Audio, known for pushing the boundaries of bass reproduction in the mobile, marine, and home audio markets has begun shipping the all-new TW1 subwoofer drivers. Designed with JL Audio’s patented Thin-Line woofer technology and optimized for the smallest enclosures, the TW1’s are ideal for tight space installations. [Read more…]

CORSA Performance Extends Line of Air Intakes to Include Mopar

BEREA, Ohio – CORSA® Performance has extended its line of air intakes to include Chrysler 300 and Dodge Challenger, Charger and Magnum vehicles. The air intake increases engine function and performance for a boost in horsepower. [Read more…]