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Goodguys expert John Drummond joins us In the Garage

October 2, 20137 min
On today's show, Communications Director for the Goodguys Rod & Custom Association, John Drummond joins us to talk about all their upcoming events! A San Francisco Bay Area native and resident, John Drummond serves as Communications Director for the Goodguys Rod & Custom Association. A 23-year veteran of the Goodguys team, Drummond has seen it all in the realm of modified American muscle and hot rods. Prior to his current position of Communications czar for all things Goodguys, he served as Editor of the monthly Goodguys Gazette Magazine. Over the last few decades, Drummond has contributed content and feature articles for various performance automotive industry magazines, books, television shows and blogs. He’s a regular contributor to eBay Motors. His first hot rod was a lowered 1957 Plymouth Belvedere. He’s a member of the National Auto Sport Association as well as an avid Mercedes Benz enthusiast, having owned and modded several AMG cars in his spare time. The Goodguys Rod & Custom Association is America's largest association catering to street rods, custom cars and show cars. The Goodguys Association has over 70,000 active members worldwide. Goodguys stages 19 annual rod & custom car show events throughout the United States as well as vintage drag races. Goodguys 21st Lone Star Nationals, October 4-6 Texas Motor Speedway The Goodguys 21st Lone Star Nationals is a giant hot rod & custom car festival featuring over 2,500 hot rods, customs, classics, street rods, muscle cars, & trick trucks through 1972 vintage.  In addition to the car show, this automotive festival will include manufacturer and vendor exhibits, a bountiful swap meet and cars-for-sale area, special “themed” parking areas, Goodguys Autocross (to test vehicle agility and performance), live entertainment, kids make n’ take model car building session, track cruise for registered show participants, Goodgals gallery (arts & crafts), All American Sunday for all years American made and powered vehicles (Sunday, October 6 only) and lots of fun for the entire family! Team Texas will be on site on Saturday, October 5 selling 4 lap rides around the Texas Motor Speedway.  Rides are $100 plus tax. This event is the 14th of 19 events in the Goodguys Rod & Custom Association’s 30th anniversary season! Trivia Question of the week! When did Chevy first offer the V8 Engine? Be the first to call 818.767.7600 to win a BS Industries T-Shirt! Each week we are brought to you by Steele Rubber Products: Check out what's been going on in the shop:

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