This weekend Courtney is joined by YearOne president Kevin King and our Muscle Car project “Overkill.” This baby is sporting a new set of YearOne wheels! Kevin will show you their new line of wheels with a twist: 17 x 9-inch versions of old school 14 & 15-inch wheels; a new take on a classic design! Over the last 7 years, YearOne has raised over 2 million dollars for charity and they’re still going. Right now you can buy a $10 raffle ticket for the chance to win a YearOne motorcycle. Starting with a Kustomwerks frame, it sports an S&S motor that makes 100 horsepower. It’s all on PowerBlock March 23 and 24. Raffle info at YearOne.com
In our world, if you looked up “high performance” in the dictionary Vic Edelbrock’s picture would be there! This weekend Courtney helps celebrate Edelbrock’s 75th anniversary with Vic himself. You’ll get more details on how to win Vic’s 75th anniversary Mustang GT tricked out by our HorsePower guys — You know, it includes an E-Force Supercharger! Plus, the winner gets an expense-paid trip for two to the SEMA show in Las Vegas and dinner with Vic. Plus, we’ll look back at the history of Edelbrock starting with the company’s first part in 1938, an intake for the Ford Flathead.
It’s all on PowerBlock March 9 & 10. To enter the Edelbrock 75th Anniversary Mustang Giveaway go to Edelbrock.com or enter here @ PowerBlockTV.com
This weekend on PowerBlock, we hand over the keys of the Loctite “Putting America Back To Work” truck and trailer package. Courtney welcomes Henkel Corporation’s Director of Marketing for Loctite, Mike Shannahan, and the high bidder Tony Steve Kudlacik from the Albany, New York. Steve is a handyman who really could use a new Ford F-150 and trailer. He not only does handyman work for hire, he also helps his local senior citizens with odd jobs around the house.
Loctite will donate Steve’s winning bid of almost $42,000 to help put Americans back to work. The truck was upgraded by Trucks! and the trailer is loaded with tools and lots of Loctite products! Hear how Steve’s wife entered the last minute winning bid on PowerBlock January 26th & 27th. If you’re in the Albany, NY area you can contact Steve at HammerWorks-org.webs.com
This weekend on PowerBlock, Courtney welcomes Craig Bell, V.P. Global Technology for Henkel Corporation’s Loctite Brand. He’ll announce the start of the “Putting America Back To Work” truck and trailer package that you can bid on to win. Kevin and Ryan will upgrade a new F-150 4×4 work truck and trailer on two new Trucks! episodes starting October 13 and 14. Then Loctite will auction it off on eBay November 12th – 30th with all the proceeds donated to a non-profit, non-governmental organization dedicated to putting people back to work. Plus we’ll check out this gorgeous 1934 Ford Woody that owners Greg & Gail Wilson restored to a level you’ve got to see. That’s PowerBlock September 8 & 9. For more on the work truck go to UseLoctite.com
This weekend PowerBlock talks to “Dukes of Hazzard” star John Schneider. Courtney welcomes PowerBlock Magazine’s Jason Lewis to the team and his assignment was interviewing John Schneider at the Las Vegas Cars Stars & Knight Rider Festival. This cool car benefit supports the Children’s Miracle Network.
You can expect a wide range of topics from Jason on PowerBlock, including a look at the west coast car scene, interviews with car builders and celebrities, plus road test reports of cool cars. Jason has already contributed 3 covers to PowerBlock Magazine: George Barris, Mike Ryan and Danny Thompson. Plus we’ve got this General Lee from owner and Nolensville, TN, Police Chief Paul Rigsby. Check it out July 14 & 15. It’s the start of something new on PowerBlock!
Check out PowerBlock May 12 & 13 as Courtney welcomes Tom Edwards and his very rare 1924 Hispano Suiza Roadster. This wood body torpedo was built by World War 1 aircraft engine manufacturer Hispano Suiza. After the war they built 12 of these wood bodied race cars- only 3 remain today! The body is made out of Mahogany and weighs only 166 lbs. It’s powered by an in-line 8 that makes about 130 horsepower. The underneath is completely wrapped in copper for better aerodynamics. Watch Tom pilot this 88 year old race car around the Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville track on PowerBlock May 12 & 13. For more racing go to FairgroundsSpeedwayNashville.com