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Spring Break Nationals / turns 30 in 2016

By GaugeMagazine
Posted 12-14-2015


Daytona Beach, FL - The mobile electronics event that kicks off the spring car audio selling season is on its way to celebrate its 30th year. On March 19 - 20, 2016, SBN EXPO Group will produce its annual event at the Ocean Center in Daytona Beach Florida. “We’re thrilled to reach this milestone of the event that has served the industry for so long”, says event founder Paul Papadeas. “Every year, we offer Manufacturers, Distributors and Dealers the opportunity to come together at this industry institution to network, sharing information, training and consumer exposure. Our industry has changed over the years; we’ve modified and adapted the event to the contemporary

Goodguys Rod & Custom Association Announces 2016 Event Schedule

By Matt Mason
Posted 10-23-2015

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Goodguys Rod & Custom Association Announces 2016 Event Schedule
(Pleasanton, CA) The Goodguys 2016 event schedule is official! Twenty electric events spanning the country are on tap for the 2016 event season highlighted by the BIGGIE – the Goodguys 19th PPG Nationals, July 10-12 at the Ohio Expo Center in Columbus. The East Coast Nationals returns to its original home - the scenic Dutchess County Fairgrounds in Rhinebeck, New York, June 10-12. The 5th Nostalgia Nationals at Beech Bend Raceway Park in Bowling Green, Kentucky will be held October 14-16 moving it deeper into the fall as it was from 2007-2010. The Goodguys West Coast Nationals celebrates its 30th birthday in Pleasanton, August 26-28. Another big cha

June 2011 Gauge Girl Christy Mack Beaten by MMA Boyfriend

By GaugeMagazine
Posted 08-11-2015

We just recieved news this morning that June 2011 gauge girl Christy Mack (now professional porn star) was bruetly beaten by her MMA boyfriend War Machine On Friday  8-8-14.  Leaving Christy hospitalized.  

christy mack beatten by war machine


By GaugeMagazine
Posted 07-30-2015

F450 Air Suspension F450 Air Suspension Rear Kit

LANSING, Mich. - With a best-in-class maximum 31,200-pound tow rating, the big and burly 2015 Ford F-450 Super Duty is built to tackle the toughest non-commercial towing duties, from fifth wheel campers to large livestock and boat trailers. Now, to increase towing safety and ride comfort for this serious workhorse truck, the air suspens

Street Rod, Street Machine of the Year 2015

By GaugeMagazine
Posted 07-21-2015

Street Machine and Hot rod of the year

(Columbus, OH) -The bar has been raised again. Significantly in fact. The competition for Goodguys 2015 Classic Instruments Street Rod of the Year and Goodguys 2015 Optima Batteries Street Machine of the year reached a thunderous crescendo Saturday night at the 18th PPG Nationals in Columbus.

A new wrinkle this year included placing ALL eligible cars in each category inside the Celeste Center – host site for the award ceremony. The top 5 finalists in both divisions we

2015 Unified Car Audio Championship Location

By GaugeMagazine
Posted 07-21-2015

huntsville AL unified Car Audio Championship 2015

Car Audio Competition organizations dBDRA (dB Drag Racing Association), MECA (Mobile Electronics Competition Association) and IASCA (International Autosound Challenge Association) are once again joining forces to produce a unified finals event. The event will be held at the Von Braun Center in Huntsville, AL, during the weekend of October 17-18, 2015. This event will include all competitors from SQ to SPL and will allow for the opportunity to compete in multiple formats

XS Power Lithium Battery Line!

By GaugeMagazine
Posted 07-13-2015

XS Power Lithium Battery
Benefiting from nearly 8 years of experience, and years of extensive engineering research, high quality, professionally constructed XS Power ba

XS Power new line of Powersports batteries!

By GaugeMagazine
Posted 06-22-2015

XS Power battery for UTV and

S Power introduces an all-new line of powersports batteries for many popular UTV’s, side by sides, motorcycles, personal watercraft, snowmobiles, and much more!  

With an initial introduction of three specially engineered models, the XS Power PS240A, PS320A, and PS550A are fully stocked and ready for immediate shipping.

Offering exceptional cranking amps, max amps, and reserve capacity, the PS series offers the peace of mind to travel farther, and do more than any other battery. As the smallest battery in the PS line, with an 11 pound total weight, and 800 max amps, the PS240A packs a lot of power in an e

2015 Detroit Autorama Great 8 Finalist for the Ridler Award

By GaugeMagazine
Posted 06-01-2015

Detroit Autorama great 8 2015

Yearly at the Detroit Autorama builders from all over the world come to compete for the most pristine hot rod award given to a vehicle owner and builder.  The Ridler award is in honor or Don Ridler a very talented promoter hired by the Michigan Hot Rod Association in the 1950's. Don passed away in 1963 at the age of 54 and at that time it was decided to create an award in his honor for the individuals who are equally creative at buildin

2015 FORD F-150 Towing Helper Air Bags

By GaugeMagazine
Posted 04-30-2015

LANSING, Mich. - Air Lift Company offers three new towing solutions for the 2015 Ford F-150 half-ton pickup trucks. RideControlTM, LoadLifter 5000TM and LoadLifter 5000TM ULTIMATE are high-quality air spring kits designed to improve ride, handling and safety when towing and hauling heavy loads.

Airlift Ride Control Kit 59570

To provide additional support for the towing needs of the new F-150 models, Air Lift engineered air suspension systems featuring application-specific brackets and air springs. Air Lift adjustable air spring kits ensure that weight is properly distributed to all four tires to maximize vehicle stability, safety and comfort. Working with the existing suspension, air springs improve braking and steering, eliminate squat and sway and maintain ideal ride height.
For standard use, Air Lift's RideControl kit (2WD/4WD #59570) features fully-adjustable sleeve-style air springs which work with the existing leaf spring susp