If you’ve ever turned a wrench on a car in pursuit of horsepower, then you know the name of Edelbrock. For 80 years, they’ve produced some of the world’s top-notch performance parts. From intake manifolds, to cylinder heads, to supercharger kits, Edelbrock’s name is synonymous with performance. What you may not know is that every spring for the past 12 years, Edelbrock has hosted a car show at their facility in Torrance, California—and you’ve never been to a car show until you’ve been to one at Edelbrock.
For starters, hundreds of cars from all walks of life show up. From vintage iron, to the latest and greatest, there’s room for everyone. Next, there are manufacturers that set up booths and show off their latest products. On top of all of that, there are scheduled tours throughout the facilities—not to mention live entertainment, and great food! There’s also the Hot Rodders of Tomorrow challenge and activities for the kids! If you’re into cars, family and fun, you don’t want to miss this event, so clear your calendar for May 4-5, 2018! The original press release from Edelbrock is below.
Edelbrock is excited to announce their 13th Annual Car Show, which will be held on Saturday May 5, 2018
On Friday, May 4, 2018, Edelbrock will once again be opening the doors of their corporate headquarters and manufacturing facility to the public for free shop tours. Participants will get the opportunity to take a guided tour of Edelbrock’s Research & Development, Manufacturing and Quality Control departments. This is a unique opportunity for automotive enthusiasts to see what it takes to design and manufacture high-quality performance products. Shop tours begin at 10:00 a.m. and will end at 1:00 p.m. Limited spots are available and are going fast. Interested parties can register online at www.EdelbrockCarShow.com.
On Saturday, May 5, 2018, over 400 cars will fill the streets around Edelbrock’s Distribution Center for the 13th Annual Edelbrock Car Show. Automotive enthusiasts are invited to come out and enjoy a day of hot rods, great food and live entertainment. The show will also host the Hot Rodders of Tomorrow Engine Challenge as well the ever so popular Kids Corner with tons of activities for children of all ages. Many aftermarket manufacturers will be in attendance to exhibit their products. Show hours are from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Spectator entry is free.
All makes and models of vehicles are welcome and interested car show participants can register online at www.EdelbrockCarShow.com. Standard registration is available from now until April 29th at $35.00 per vehicle. Day of show registration is also available at $40.00 per vehicle. A limited number of VIP spaces are also available for a $100.00 per vehicle. Special arrangements can be made to accommodate small and large car clubs.
- Shop Tours Friday May 4, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at 2700 California St., Torrance, CA 90501
- Car show Saturday May 5, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at 510 Madrid Ave., Torrance, CA 90501
- Spectator entry is FREE
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Living in Richmond, Tx, PJ Rentie has been in the automotive industry for more than 30 years. This former Assistant Editor at Vette Magazine also spent time with companies like NOS, Edelbrock, Hillbank Motorsports, Classic Industries, and was an automotive instructor for Cypress College for ten years. In his spare time, PJ hopes to one day bring his Fox Body Mustang out of the back yard and back onto the street!