PALM BEACH INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY TO HOST SEASON OPENER OF THE SUPER CHEVY SHOW PRESENTED BY CHEVROLET PERFORMANCE AGAIN IN 2013
JUPITER, Fla., (January 21, 2013) – Though winter is in full-swing for most of the country, Palm Beach International Raceway (PBIR) is heating up by planning the Super Chevy Show season opener scheduled for March 22 – 24, 2013.
Drag racing fans will fill the stands to watch the bracket racing action, from the DriveDuracell.com Bracket 1 race to the CamaroGuys.com Gen 5 Challenge at the first Super Chevy Show of 2013. Chevy Car show enthusiasts can check out the judged and non-judged car show entries, while the autocross participants compete and test their agility against the clock and cones for their personal best of the course.
Participants and fans can shop the manufacturers midway for new aftermarket performance parts or the swap meet for those hard-to-find restoration treasures. Kids are encouraged to join in the fun with the popular Revell Make ‘N Take model building program in the Car Show Awards Tent each day.
Car show participant perks include, 5th generation Camaros are welcome to join in the drag racing fun and participate in the CamaroGuys.com Gen 5 Challenge, trophy class on Saturday to see who’s got the fastest 5th gen. on the property. While all car show participants are encouraged to test their skill and agility on the autocross course that’s included in the two-day car show entry fee. In addition, car clubs entering the car show by March 15, can save $10 on each judged entry with 10 or more, and $15 with 20 or more!
In addition, the event will include Pro Mod Eliminations and special Pro Show attractions by SDI Motorsports’ Heat Wave Jet Car driven by Sam Ives, as well as the popular Super Winch Wheelstander, driven by Danny O’Day and Chevy Rebellion, driven by Richard Hutchins.
“We are proud that Palm Beach International Raceway is hosting the season opener of the Super Chevy Show again for the third year in a row in 2013, making South Florida the premier early-spring destination for Chevy-powered or Chevy-bodied activities,” noted Jason Rittenberry, President of Palm Beach International Raceway.
PALM BEACH INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY PRICING
|Test & Tune (open to everyone) 6pm – 11pm||$20|
|SATURDAY & SUNDAY|
|DriveDuracell.com (Bracket 1) (2 Day)||$65|
|Bracket 2 & D.O.T. (2 Day)||$65|
|Saturday Bonus Bracket Race||$40|
|Saturday CamaroGuys.com Gen 5 Challenge||$30|
|Sunday Run for the Money||$20|
|DriveDuracell.com Bracket 1 & 2, D.O.T. Buybacks||$30|
|Bracket entry fees include the driver 2 Day entry except Saturday Bonus Race and CamaroGuys.com Gen 5 Challenge|
|CAR SHOW FEES|
|2 Day Car Show (Judged)||$45|
|2 Day Car Show & Shine (Non-Judged)||$35|
|Car Show entry fee includes Participant 2 Day entry and Saturday Autocross|
|CAR SHOW ADVANCE DISCOUNTS|
|SAVE WITH ADVANCE PURCHASE OF CAR SHOW ENTRY!|
|DEADLINE: MARCH 15, 2013|
|Clubs with 10 – 19 Advanced Judged Car Show Entries save $10 each|
|Clubs with 20+ Advanced Judged Car Show Entries save $15 each|
|MUST REGISTER AND PAY AS A GROUP – TICKETS WILL BE MAILED|
|2 Day Swap Meet 10×20 (used items only)||$45|
|2 Day Car Corral (used car sales)||$45|
|Autocross (Saturday only – included with Car Show Entry)||$30|
|Restricted Area Crew Pass (Friday – Sunday)||$40|
|Sunday Restricted Area Crew Pass||$25|
|Extra Pit Vehicle Parking Pass (only with Crew Pass)||$30|
|All Swap Meet & Car Corral Entry Fees include the Participant 2 Day Entry|
|Children 5 & Under||FREE||FREE||FREE|
RACE CLASS INFORMATION
|SATURDAY BONUS RACE (Box, Electronics, Super Pro) Payout – 1/4 mile, .5 full tree, Cross-Talk ON|
|SATURDAY BONUS RACE (No Box, No Electronics, Pro) Payout – 1/4 mile, .5 full tree, Cross-Talk OFF|
|SATURDAY CamaroGuys.com GEN 5 CHALLENGE|
|SUNDAY DriveDuracell.com Bracket 1 (Box, Electronics, Super Pro) Payout – 1/4 mile, .5 full tree, Cross-Talk ON|
|Time and schedule permitting, first round buybacks will be available for DriveDuracell.com Bracket 1 – $30|
|SUNDAY Bracket 2 (No Box, No Electronics, Pro) Payout – 1/4 mile, .5 full tree, Cross-Talk OFF|
|Time and schedule permitting, first round buybacks will be available for Bracket 2 – $30|
|SUNDAY D.O.T. Payout – 1/4 mile, .5 full tree, Cross-Talk OFF (DOT Street Tires & Mufflers required|
|Time and schedule permitting, first round buybacks will be available for D.O.T. – $30|
|Payout Information: All payouts will be available in Mod Space Trailer the day of the race, once payout rounds start|
|NOTE: All classes must be Chevy-bodied OR Chevy-powered and includes GM brands (Chevrolet, Pontiac, Cadillac, Saab, Hummer, Buick or Saturn|
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
After successful 2011 and 2012 event seasons, RockAuto.com is continuing their support for the Manufacturers Series with an expanded commitment to the Super Chevy Show, Fun Ford Weekend and Mega Mopar Action Series for 2013.
RockAuto’s 2012 support of the Manufacturers Series included promotional discounts offered on each Series Web Site for enthusiasts, participant promotions such as limited-edition magnets and postcards for the Super Chevy Show and Mega Mopar Action, plus reusable branded goodie bags for Fun Ford Weekend in 2012. In 2013 RockAuto will increase their partnership in the Mega Mopar Action Series by providing environment-friendly goodie bags for participants.
“RockAuto.com is happy to be able to sponsor the Super Chevy, Fun Ford and Mega Mopar Action events in 2013, said Jessa Torvik, Marketing Manager at RockAuto.com.
We enjoy helping our customers maintain, repair and restore both their classic cars and daily drivers. RockAuto’s selection of parts for newer cars is always expanding, but some people may not realize we regularly add new parts for old cars as well. For example, RockAuto recently began offering 100% new distributors to restore the ignition systems on many popular engines from the ’60s and ’70s.”
The Manufacturers Series is proud to have RockAuto.com as a renewed sponsor in 2013, and providing spectators and participants’ collector cars or daily driver on the road with OEM and aftermarket parts from RockAuto.com.
About Manufacturers Series
Designed to offer a little something for everyone in a family atmosphere for “Big Three” American automotive brand enthusiasts, the Super Chevy Show, Fun Ford Weekend and Mega Mopar Action Series are all members of the Manufacturers Series with 33 North American events in 2013. 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
RockAuto, LLC was founded by the Taylor family in Madison, Wisconsin. Their background in engineering and their passion for old cars prompted them to start the company. RockAuto.com now ships thousands of parts from over 200 manufacturers to customers on every continent, with the exception of Antarctica.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (October 24, 2012) – East Penn Manufacturing, maker of Duracell automotive batteries, has renewed its successful marketing relationship with Super Chevy Show events in a multiple year agreement. Duracell has been the Official Battery of the Super Chevy Show presented by Chevrolet Performance since 2011, and will continue to hold that status for the next two seasons at drag racing, car show, swap meet, and autocross activities at North America’s largest all Chevy events.
Super Chevy Show presented by Chevrolet Performance recently announced its 2013 schedule of events which includes stops in markets throughout the U.S. and Canada.
2013 Super Chevy Show Series presented by Chevrolet Performance
March 22-24 Palm Beach Int’l Raceway Jupiter, FL
April 12-14 Memphis Int’l Raceway Memphis, TN
May 3-4 Texas Motorplex Dallas, TX
May 17-19 Virginia Motorsports Park Petersburg, VA
May 31-June 2 Auto Club Famoso Raceway Bakersfield, CA
June 28-30 Gateway Motorsports Park St. Louis, MO
July 19-21 Maple Grove Raceway Reading, PA
August 16-17 Bandimere Speedway Denver, CO
August 31 Castrol Raceway Edmonton, AB, Canada
Sept 27-29 Bristol Dragway Bristol, TN Doubleheader
Sept 27-29 Royal Purple Raceway Houston, TX Doubleheader
October 18-20 Rockingham Dragway Rockingham, NC
Duracell Battery Distributors for automotive, marine, commercial truck, lawn & garden, and many other types of vehicular batteries can be found atwww.driveduracell.com or ask your local auto parts dealer if they carry the Duracell name.
Super Chevy Show presented by Chevrolet Performance is part of the Manufacturers Series which features a total of 33-events between Super Chevy Show, Fun Ford Weekend and Mega Mopar Action events, owned and operated by motorsports facilities which host the shows. For event schedules, visit www.mfgseries.com.
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