Danchuk Manufacturing Named Sponsor For 2013 Tri Five Reunion at the Super Chevy Show, May 17-19 at Virginia Motorsports Park

May 7, 2013 by  
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Virginia Motorsports Park is excited to announce Danchuk Manufacturing as the sponsor of the 2013 Super Chevy Tri Five Reunion.

The Super Chevy Show tour is the premier national event for all Chevrolet enthusiasts to gather and celebrate the heritage and history of the bowtie brand. The show features something for everyone from high-powered Chevy racing excitement to the spectacular Chevy Show Cars at 12 tracks across the US and Canada. The Series boasts one of the nation”s finest Performance & Restoration Midways for GM products, as well as a Swap Meet and Car Corral.

Each year during Super Chevy, a showcase model is selected. In 2013 we are celebrating the heritage of the Tri Fives (’55, ’56 and ’57 Chevys). Participants in the Tri Five Reunion will receive a special car show area with special awards and a lunch social. The vendor midway will also feature special Tri-Five vendors.

Based in Santa Ana, California, Danchuk Manufacturing is the largest manufacturer of 1955, 1956 & 1957 Chevy parts. Danchuk carries a complete line of restoration, upgrade, customizing, and performance parts for any Tri Five classic Chevy project. All Danchuk parts are made in the USA! Like them on Facebook or follow them on Twitter to take advantage of weekly notifications on special discounts. Learn more by visiting http://www.danchuk.com/ today!

AUTOCROSS RETURNS TO SUPER CHEVY SHOW PRESENTED BY CHEVROLET PERFORMANCE AT TEXAS MOTORPLEX

April 30, 2013 by  
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ENNIS, Texas (April 30, 2013) – The popular one-day event at Texas Motorplex will offer crowd-pleasing Autocross again at the Super Chevy Show presented by Chevrolet Performance, this weekend May 3 – 4, 2013.

The North Texas Camaro Club (NTCC) specializing in ’67 – ’69 first generation Camaros, are always a big presence at the action-packed Saturday event, and is the reigning Club Participation winner from 2012, with over 25 cars in attendance.

Looking for ways to continue the Super Chevy Shows success in the Dallas region for years to come, the active Camaro club insisted that autocross be a part of the event again in 2013. In order to ensure the solo agility activity, members and autocross enthusiasts Frank Manzare of the NTCC and owner of Statewide Remodeling along with Jay Deluca of Monarch Sales Advisors are sponsoring autocross for 2013.

“As autocross enthusiasts Jay and I wanted to be involved, and help out any way we could. I’ll have my ’71 and ’12 ZL1 Camaros and Jay will have his ’69 and we’ll be taking as many passes as possible. We really just hope a bunch of people will come out and have as much fun with it as we are,” said Manzare.

The relationship between the lively North Texas Camaro Club and Texas Motorplex continues to strengthen with support for the Super Chevy Show by reaching out to other local Chevy clubs to help make the event thrive and grow as the premier Chevrolet event in North America.

“We appreciate Texas Motorplex for hosting the Super Chevy Show and we are excited that the event is growing with more cars we bring out every year,” noted Manzare.

“Frank and the entire North Texas Camaro Club are exactly why we have the Super Chevy Show events each year,” Texas Motorplex General Manager Gabrielle Stevenson said. “The are so passionate about cars and the history of great America vehicles and it’s exciting to have them support the show. This year they have helped us organize an autocross course with Statewide Remodeling and Monarch Sales Advisors, and it’s just one more way to show off the power and muscle of the Chevy and GM brands.”

About Super Chevy Show Series
Super Chevy Show is a 12-event North American series owned by each host track and is a member of the Manufacturers Series events. The Series showcases the best in car show, drag race, swap meet, car corral, in addition to autocross at select events. The 2013 season kicks off in March at Palm Beach International Raceway in Jupiter, Fla., and closes in October at Rockingham Dragway in Rockingham, N.C. The Series will make its debut at Auto Club Famoso Raceway in Bakersfield, Calif., May 31 – June 2. The Super Chevy Show is widely considered the best brand-specific event in the country; for more information, visit: www.superchevyshow.com

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SUPER CHEVY SHOW HEATS UP AT TEXAS MOTORPLEX THIS WEEKEND

April 30, 2013 by  
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Super Chevy Show Weekend Features Fast Friday, Cruise, Drag Racing, Autocross, Car Show

ENNIS, Texas (April 30, 2013) – Super Chevy Show is back and Texas Motorplex is ready to host the Bowtie celebration of all things Chevy and GM. Racers will be competing for guaranteed payouts, car show participants will be judged for plaques, trophies and other prizes by ISCA judges and all Super Chevy Show participants will receive a goodie bag with free gifts and special offers.

Super Chevy Show kicks off with a Fast Friday event for racers of all experience levels. Gates open at 6 p.m. Friday with unlimited racing from 7 p.m. until Midnight.

Saturday’s Super Chevy Show features a morning cruise to the Motorplex from the historic courthouse in downtown Waxahachie (101 West Main Street, Waxahachie, Texas 75165). The Downtown Business Association will be providing coffee and breakfast items and Super Chevy Magazine staff will be on hand to capture the cruise.

Cruisers can meet anytime between 7-8 a.m. At 8:15 a.m. the cruise will leave for the Motorplex and will be escorted into the track upon arrival. Anyone who has already purchased tickets and participant admission will be allowed through the Fast Pass gate. Tickets and participation admission can be purchased on site at the cruise or at the entry gate on site at the Motorplex.

Super Chevy Show gates open at 7 a.m. Saturday for the car show, drag race, swap meet and more. Feature cars are wanted as top members of the Super Chevy Magazine staff will be on hand, looking for cars worthy of a feature photo in the glossy pages of the popular magazine.

Super Chevy Show is a celebration of one of America’s most popular brands. The Motorplex will be filled with a car show, autocross presented by the North Texas Camaro Club and Statewide Remodeling, swap meet, car corral, the Revell Make-n-Take model area where kids can make FREE model cars between noon – 2 p.m., and of course, drag racing with the region’s top bracket racers as well as other family-fun entertainment

Participant gates open 7 a.m., spectator gates open 8 a.m.; Car show judging seminar 10:30 a.m.; Time trials start at 10 a.m.; Car show awards 3:30 p.m.

Tickets are just $15 for adults on Saturday, kids are only $5. Parking is FREE and will be done inside the property. All spectators and participants are asked to go through Gates 10 and 12 for entry.

PARTICIPANT ENTRY FEES:

Friday Test ‘n’ Tune: $15  — Saturday Test-n-tune: $35; Fast GM (Electronics): $70 ($1,200 to win); Quick GM (No E): $70 ($1,000 to win); Car Show (judged class): $25; Show & Shine (not-judged):  $25; Heads Up Index (11, 12, 13): $40 ($200 to win each class, $50 R/U); 5th Gen Camaro Shootout: $35; Corvette Showdown: $35; Tuff Trucks: $25; True Street GM: $40 ($250 to win); Car Corral: $25; Swap Meet: $25, Autocross free to paid participants or $25.

Texas Motorplex was the first all-concrete stadium-style drag racing facility ever constructed. Built in 1986, Texas Motorplex has been the place of many drag racing milestones and world record performances. The Billy Meyer-owned facility hosts a number of racing and car show events between March and November each year and also features the Champion’s Club – an 11,000 square-foot facility – that serves fully catered events throughout the year.

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