Road to SEMA Influencer Introduction: Goodguys Rod & Custom Association
Goodguys Rod & Custom Association was founded in 1983 by Gary Meadors, a lifelong hot rodder. With over 70,000 active members, Goodguys is the world's largest hot rodding association. They offer over 18 events every year across the country, ranging from two-day gatherings with 30,000-40,000 attendees to three-day spectacles that attract over 100,000 car lovers.
The mission statement of Goodguys Rod & Custom Association sums up what drives them to put on the events:
“To produce the finest automotive events and publish credible & entertaining media content that celebrates our passion for the great American car culture, bringing together Cool Cars, Cool People and Good Times!”
Goodguys 28th Speedway Motors Heartland Nationals
The next event on the Road to SEMA is the Goodguys 28th Speedway Motors Heartland Nationals in Des Moines, IA. The extravaganza occurs July 5-7 at the Iowa State Fairgrounds. Over 4,000 rods, customs, classics, muscle cars, and trucks built in 1987 and earlier will be featured along with the Spectre Performance All American Sunday which welcomes American made or powered vehicles of all years.
The Heartland Nationals also features the Goodguys Autocross, Nitro Thunderfest, fireworks, model pedal car show, and a variety of live music. There will be plenty of opportunities to purchase items from vendors and manufacturers, along with a swap meet and Cars 4 Sale Corral.
CTEK will have a booth in the Varied Industries building, selling exclusive bundles at special show prices, demoing the CTEK product line, and offering prize giveaways. The winning car from online submissions will be selected live from the Goodguys 28th Speedway Motors Heartland Nationals.
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