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Movers & Shakers: Bully Dog and SCT Merge; Launch of Kit Car Builder Digital Version; Goodguys Season Kicks-off in Scottsdale

Here is a brief look at some of news and updates from around the specialty-equipment industry. Companies featured this week: Bully Dog, SCT, Kit Car Builder, Goodguys, ACAT Global and more.

NHRA: Smith Announces Multi-Race Sponsorship

Matt Smith Racing has entered into a multirace agreement with Stockseth Racing and Nitro Fish, which will include associate sponsorship for the 2014 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series and five races each as the primary sponsor for two-time NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle world champion Matt Smith.

Nominations for Select Committee Seats Due in Two Weeks

Have an idea but need some industry muscle to make it happen? If so, it may be time for you to volunteer as an industry leader and make your voice heard.

Racing News: Robinson Romo Racing Wins San Felipe Class 10

In their first SCORE International San Felipe 250 Class 10 attempt, Cody Robinson and Roberto Romo, three-time San Felipe 1600 Class winners, were crowned Class 10 victors for Radar Tires.

PRI Makes 50 Fastest-Growing Trade Shows List

In the February issue of Trade Show Executive magazine, it was announced that the Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Trade Show had made the magazine's list of 50 Fastest-Growing Trade Shows in all three categories: Total Attendance, Exhibit Space and Exhibiting Companies.

Nominations for Select Committee Seats Now Open

Nominations for a Select Committee seat on one of SEMA's councils and professional networks are now open. Do you have a business challenge that goes beyond the walls of your shop? See a change in the market that needs to be addressed? Have an idea but need some industry muscle to make it happen?

Movers & Shakers: Jim Betournay Named VP of Sales for Timbren Industries; Dates Set for 2014 Holley LS Fest

Here is a brief look at some of news and updates from around the specialty-equipment industry. Companies featured this week: Timbren Industries, CargoGlide, Holley and more.

NHRA: DeJoria Wins First Career Funny Car Victory

Alexis DeJoria raced to her first career Funny Car victory Sunday at the CARQUEST Auto Parts NHRA Nationals at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park. “When we won the finals, I couldn’t believe it," said DeJoria, daughter of famed entrepreneur John Paul DeJoria and wife of noted television personality Jesse James. "Actually, I can because I know we can do it, but it’s such a shock at the same time. It’s surreal. It’s really amazing. I don’t think I’m going to be able to sleep."

Racing News: VP Racing Fuels Signs as Official Fuel for TORC: The Off-Road Championship 2014 Season

TORC: The Off-Road Championship has announced that VP Racing Fuels will be its Official Fuel for the 2014 season. All TORC competitors will be powered by the company's high-performance racing fuels beginning with the April 5–6 "Duel in the Desert" race in Primm, Nevada.
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