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2014 Super Chevy Show – Maple Grove Raceway Car Show Classes & Awards
Friday, July 11th Special Event
Collector Car Appreciation Day Cruise Night at Maple Grove Raceway
Chevy bodied and/or powered only
$10 per car/driver – Passengers also only $10
First 100 vehicles receive a special commemorative Dash Plaque
After racing is completed, cars will be able to make a parade lap down the ¼ mile!
(Includes Impala, Biscayne and Caprice)
1949 – 1954
1958 – 1989
1990 & Newer
All Monte Carlos
Pick Up Truck
YOUNG STAR (under 21)
This class is for all vehicles specified below for a specific model year. This class will have its own special parking area. Class will be broken down as follows:
Winner & Outstanding Stock
Winner & Outstanding Modified
Winner & Outstanding Show
For 2014, the 50th anniversary of the Chevelle/Malibu will be recoginized. All years welcome. Special awards for 1964 model year. All others class awards stay the same.
Special parking area for all Chevelles.
All extensively done Show Vehicles. Undercarriage will be examined to determine eligibility, and a final decision will be rendered by consensus of the Car Show Officials. The Supervisor decision is final and the entry would compete in the Gold Class. The registration procedure remains the same for all vehicles. All entries will register for their normally assigned class and the Judging Supervisor will make the registration change and provide the owner with a new classification card. Gold Class entrants will be reassigned a parking area and will be grouped together. Winners will be awarded in separate categories as appropriate, as well as appropriate “Best” awards
Each class has the possibility of having these classes within. Example being…. Camaro 1967 – 1969 could actually be 3 classes with 3 Winners and 3 Outstandings
Camaro 1967-1969 (Stock)
Camaro 1967-1969 (Modified)
Camaro 1967-1969 (Show)
The Stock Class will include vehicles that appear to be factory or dealer stock. The interior must be original or a duplicate of the original in material, style, and/or color. Engine must be stock for the vehicle’s year and model. Numbers do NOT have to match. All vehicles that are dealer and factory conversions that are restored to stock (Yenko, SLP, etc) will still compete in the Stock Class provided they have been restored to original. Stock Class will also allow for no more than 3 BOLT ON changes from originally equipped (chrome valve covers, tube style headers, etc)
MODIFIED CLASS (old Street Class)
The Modified Class is for any vehicle with 4 or more bolt on changes from factory or originally equipped. Body may have bolt on spoilers, ground effects, fiberglass parts, etc. Paint may be any type that is from an OEM manufacturer. Paint such as candy, pearl, etc will be moved to the Show Class. Painted on pinstripes and/or taped pinstripes or decals/vinyl graphics will be allowed. Judging supervisor will classify custom work. Any molding of any type (firewall, inner fenders, etc) will move entry to Show Class. Interiors – minor changes are permissible such as bolt in seats with stock type interior, carpet in truck beds and/or wood inlays, etc. Full custom interiors will move entry to Show Class. The will be no limit as to the amount of bolt on items permitted.
SHOW CLASS (old Modified Class)
The following will automatically put a vehicle in to the Show Class: any heavy body modifications such as chopping, molding, sectioning, etc. Paint that contains painted graphics, candy, pearl, murals, etc. Engine relocation, smoothed engine block, multiple carbs, power adders (blowers, turbos, etc), fuel injection conversion on other era vehicle. Interiors: any full custom design interiors or have had significant changes to factory equipped (molded dash, custom seats, custom headliner, door panels, etc).
PLEASE NOTE: Show judges and/or management reserve the right to expand or combine classes as they deem necessary.
Top 10 Editors Choice – Car Show
Top 10 Editors Choice – Drag Race
Club Participation (Minimum 6 cars registered together as a club)
Class Winner Plaque – 1 per class (Class winners also receive Winner’s Jacket)
Outstanding Class Awards – 1 per class
Best in Class (Best in Class also receive a $25 cash award)
Best Big Car
Best Early Chevrolet
Best Pro Street
Best Pro Engineered
Best El Camino
Best Monte Carlo
Best Anniversary Vehicle
Gold Class (also receives $50 cash award)
Best of Show (Also receives $50 cash award)
Best of Show – Gold Class (also receives $100 cash award)
TV and Motion Picture Star Brett “Big Schwag” Wagner to Appear at Super Chevy Show July 12-13 at Maple Grove Raceway
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MOHNTON, Pa. — Brett Wagner has been signed to appear at the Super Chevy Show at Maple Grove Raceway on July 12 and 13. The star of television and motion pictures will meet fans at the all-Chevrolet event, which features drag racing, a car show, swap meet and manufacturer midway.
Also referred to as “The Big Schwag,” Wagner is best known to car buffs as the host of Pass Time on Speed and Monster Garage on the Discovery Channel.
In addition to starring on Monster Garage, Wagner has appeared in a number of hit television shows, including Sons of Anarchy, Hannah Montana and Castle. His motion picture credits include: The Crazies, The Players Club and Sleepover.
“I’ve been impressed with the cars I have seen in Pennsylvania,” said Wagner. “And now the Super Chevy Show — I’m ready to be blown away. There’s a lot of horsepower in Pennsylvania.
“I’m excited to be a part of the Super Chevy Show, but equally excited to hang out at the famous Maple Grove Raceway. Maple Grove Raceway, The Big Schwag and the Super Chevy Show — call a nurse, you’re gonna need it!”
The annual MGR Super Chevy Show is a wonderland for lovers of all things Chevrolet. The weekend includes an extensive Chevrolet car show, drag racing, a swap meet and youth-oriented activities (including the Revell model car company’s “Make ‘n Take” area).
The Super Chevy Show car show includes classes for: Big Car, Monte Carlo, Chevelle (including the 50th anniversary of the Chevelle — the Chevelle-abration), El Camino, Nova, Nostalgia Rod, Conversion, Early
Chevy, Pro Street, Pro Engineered, Open, Camaro, Corvette, Pick-Up Truck, Young Star (under age 25), Anniversary Class, Gold Class, Stock Class and Modified.
The all-Chevrolet drag racing show (Chevrolet body or Chevrolet-powered) will be enhanced by the thrilling Outlaw Pro Mod class.
For more information, visit the Super Chevy Show website at: www.SuperChevyShow.com.
For more information, please call Maple Grove Raceway at (610) 856-9200 or visit www.maplegroveraceway.com. Follow Maple Grove Raceway on Facebook and Twitter (@maplegrove).
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The Manufacturers Series is proud to announce Gibtec Pistons as a new sponsor of the Super Chevy Show, Fun Ford Weekend, and Mega Mopar Action events. Gibtec’s involvement will focus on product awareness for bracket racers, car show participants, and automotive enthusiasts attending each national touring series.
Gibtec manufactures custom pistons for all different types of competition vehicles. Opened for business just over one year ago, the company is based in Denver. In addition to selling custom pistons, Gibtec also works with the Big 3 motor companies on research and development at its state-of-the-art facility.
“What makes our company different is we’re more personalized than the bigger companies; we work one-on-one with each customer. We offer a more unique experience for customers who want that competitive edge to win,” said Rob Giebas, Gibtec General Manager. “We look forward to growing our brand and meeting race fans through the Manufacturers Series events in 2014.”
Each of the three series – Super Chevy Show, Fun Ford Weekend, and Mega Mopar Action series have combined to complete 6 of 33 total events this season, and have seen an increase in spectator and participant admissions.
“The Manufacturers Series is off to a very positive start for the year, and we are excited to add Gibtec Pistons to the family of sponsors” said Lex Dudas, President of the Manufacturers Series. “Gibtec is going to jump right in and be involved at our shows in Virginia, Texas, and Michigan this weekend.”
The Super Chevy Show hosts two events on the weekend of May 17-18, at Virginia Motorsports Park and Texas Motorplex, as well as a one-day Mega Mopar Action series event at US 131 Dragway, on Sunday, May 18.
About Manufacturers Series
Designed to offer something for everyone in a family atmosphere for American “Big Three” automotive brand enthusiasts, the Super Chevy Show, Fun Ford Weekend and Mega Mopar Action Series are all members of the Manufacturers Series with 33 events in 2014. Each Manufacturers Series event is wholly owned by its respective host track and showcases a car show, drag racing, manufacturer’s midway, swap meet and car corral, as well as autocross at selected events. For more information or for event schedules, visit: www.mfgseries.com.