This is it! The BIG ONE is here! The Goodguys PPG Nationals has become the summertime gathering for the entire hot rodding industry. The 15th edition this weekend, July 6-8 promises to be a weekend full of awesome hot rodding action! Over 6,000 1972 & earlier rods, customs, muscle cars, tricked out trucks and street machines make the event a must-attend for any car enthusiast.
Annual event traditions include the Saturday evening crowning of the Goodguys/Classic Instruments Street Rod of the Year, the Goodguys/Optima Batteries Street Machine of the Year (including the exciting Goodguys Autocross from SMOY participants & vendors on Friday), Builder’s Choice awards selected by the Ring Bros and Phil & Jeremy Gerber of The Roadster Shop, the Barry Lobeck Memorial award, the 2012 Woman of the Year, Best New Product awards plus the Nationals is home to over 400 vendor exhibits, Saturday & Sunday stage shows featuring “Rick K & The All Nighters”, a model car show, arts & crafts, swap meet and cars for sale corral and so much more! Friday night, July 6th its time for tire smoke and the Goodguys Friday Night Vintage Drags at National Trail Raceway featuring a special Nitro Funny Car match race between “Bullet Bob” Floch’s ’77 Trans Am and Mike McIntire’s ‘Mac Attack” ’69 Camaro plus nostalgia pro stockers and more!
It’s all happening at THE BIG ONE – the Goodguys 15th PPG Nationals July 6-8 at the Ohio Expo Center! Don’t miss it!
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