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Holley National NHRA Hot Rod Reunion
June 14, 2012 @ 10:00 am - June 16, 2012 @ 8:00 pm EDT
Now presented by AAA, this years Reunion will enjoy the added attraction of hosting not only the Vintage Air leg of the Street Rodder Road Tour but it has also been chosen as one of 10 Premier U.S. Events by Painless Performance and Street Rodder Magazine. As such participants will vie for Top 10 honors which will ultimately be included in voting for the 2012 Street Rod of the Year. Theres also the equally impressive annual SoffSeal Show and Shine from which 50 class winners are picked to attend the NHRA Mac Tools U.S. Nationals at Indy to compete for the prestigious Bob Daniels Award of Excellence.Tom Hoover, one of the most popular Funny Car drivers of all time, has been selected as the Reunions Grand Marshal. He won five NHRA National Events and was 76 AHRA Funny Car Champion. He raced extensively in England adding international fame to his resume. Honorees for the event include Jack Ditmars, Jack Moss, Bennie The Wizard Osborn, Jere Stahl, and Bill Stebbins. The Justice Brothers Reunion Spotlight shines on the Middletown Pacemakers, Ohios first Hot Rod Club. At its peak in the mid-1950s, the Club had about 130 members created some of southern Ohios first reliability runs, custom car shows and drag racing competitions. Three-day credentials are just $65 which includes three days of fun, a goody bag with commemorative dash plaque and a reunion program. Tickets are available online at www.NHRAtix.com or call, 1-800/884-NHRA (6472).For further details of all events at the Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum visit our web site at museum.nhra.com or, call 909.622.2133.——————–The 10th annual Holley NHRA National Hot Rod Reunion is a 3-day festival of speed, hot rods and American automotive enthusiasm. Family-fun activities include Hot Heads nostalgic drag racing, the sensational Cacklefest, free Honoree Reception and SoffSeal Show N Shine.Proceeds of the Holley NHRA National Hot Rod Reunion benefit the Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum. The Hot Rod Reunions bring to life the sights, sounds and people who made history in the early days of drag racing and the golden age of American car culture Tickets are now on sale and make a great stocking stuffer.This years Grand Marshal is famed Funny Car Driver Tom Hoover and joining him are Honorees Jack Ditmars, Jack Moss, Bennie Osborn, Jere Stahl and Bill Stebbins.Theres excitement on and off the track including a vast Show N Shine area, Honoree Reception, sensational Cacklefest, and plenty of nostalgic drag racing featuring the Hot Rod Heritage Series.For more information call 800.884.NHRA (6472).