MAGNAFLOW UNVEILS WORLD’S FIRST ALL-WHEEL-DRIVE, TWIN-TURBOCHARGED, CARBON-FIBER WIDEBODY CHARGER BY SPEEDKORE AT THE 2019 SEMA SHOW

The MagnaFlow-equipped carbon-fiber widebody Charger utilizes SpeedKore’s world record-setting turbocharged Demon platform in combination with an all-wheel-drive drivetrain. OCEANSIDE, Calif. (November 5, 2019) — MagnaFlow, the industry leader in catalytic converters and performance exhaust systems, in collaboration with SpeedKore Performance Group, unveiled the first carbon-fiber widebody, all-wheel-drive Dodge Charger, powered by a twin-turbo 6.2-liter Dodge Demon…

HERO CARS FROM THE “FORD v FERRARI” FILM ON DISPLAY AT THE PETERSEN

In advance of the blockbuster film starring Matt Damon and Christian Bale, the museum is giving fans an opportunity to learn about five cars that are essential to the “Ford v Ferrari” story—including two cars owned by Petersen Founding Chairman Bruce Meyer that will appear in the film. LOS ANGELES (November 4, 2019) — In anticipation…

ROLLING BIG POWER BUILDER’S CHALLENGE TO FEATURE 35 UNIQUELY CUSTOMIZED VEHICLES AT THE 2019 SEMA SHOW

The 2019 RBP Builder’s Challenge will showcase nearly three dozen of the most highly-customized vehicles at the SEMA Show, ranging from trucks to Jeeps, constituting the largest display of vehicles by a single manufacturer. City of Industry, Calif. (October, 2019) – Rolling Big Power, an industry leading manufacturer of aftermarket grilles, running boards, wheels, suspension and exhaust components, is heading to the SEMA Show with…

THE PETERSEN AUTOMOTIVE MUSEUM TO HOST A LOOK INTO VOLKSWAGEN’S ELECTRIC FUTURE

The new exhibit, titled “Building an Electric Future,” gives an inside look at how the manufacturer envisions future mobility through the use of interactive and virtual reality experiences and will include the global unveiling of a new ID. concept car LOS ANGELES (October 29, 2019) – The Petersen Automotive Museum has collaborated with Volkswagen on a…

OLD WORLD INDUSTRIES ACQUIRES DIESEL EXHAUST FLUID AND AUTOMOTIVE-GRADE UREA BUSINESS FROM DASCO

The acquisition will expand Old World Industries’ already impressive foothold and leadership in the growing diesel exhaust fluid market NORTHBROOK, Ill. (October 29, 2019)— Old World Industries (OWI), a leader in the manufacturing and distribution of high-quality automotive and heavy-duty fluids and maker of PEAK® and BlueDEF® products, has acquired from DASCO, Inc. (DASCO) their…

PETERSEN AUTOMOTIVE MUSEUM TO AUCTION STUDENT-BUILT ROUSH MUSTANG AT ITS ANNUAL GALA

Fifteen local high school students from the museum’s Teen Auto Workshop, presented by Jack Roush and Roush Performance, refurbished the 2011 Mustang GT which will be auctioned during the museum’s annual Gala on October 5, 2019 to benefit vocational education programs. LOS ANGELES (September, 2019) – The Petersen Automotive Museum will auction off a special…

OLD WORLD INDUSTRIES ANNOUNCES STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP WITH BASF, THE LARGEST CHEMICAL PRODUCER IN THE WORLD

NORTHBROOK, ILL. (SEPTEMBER 25, 2019) – Old World Industries (OWI), the number one antifreeze and engine coolant supplier in the United States, is now the sole distributor and strategic partner of BASF Glysantin automotive coolant/antifreeze products in the North American market. Under the agreement, Old World Industries will offer BASF Glysantin automotive coolant/antifreeze products through…

ICON ALLOYS ANNOUNCES NEW VECTOR 6 WHEEL

The new 17-inch Vector 6 wheel combines clean lines with an aggressive spoke design and is engineered to deliver optimum fitment and maximum strength. RIVERSIDE, CALIF. (September, 2019) – ICON Alloys, the wheel division of ICON Vehicle Dynamics, announced the release of its new Vector 6 wheel. Staying true to the ICON approach, the Vector…

1969 LAMBORGHINI MIURA S NAMED BEST OF SHOW AT THE MONTECITO MOTOR CLASSIC

Over 5,000 spectators attended the 8th annual Montecito Motor Classic held at the Santa Barbara Polo and Racquet Club to take in over 150 exotic, classic and collector cars on display, all to support several local charities. Montecito, Calif. (September 23, 2019) – A 1969 Lamborghini Miura S owned by Jeff Meiers was crowned “Best…