CLEVELAND – Performance automotive manufacturing company, Mr. Gasket, today announced its complete line of high quality Multi-Layered Steel (MLS) Head Gaskets for a wide range of domestic engines. These gaskets provide improved protection for high-compression, turbo and supercharged applications and deliver a tight, leak-proof seal under the most extreme conditions.
The Forest Service is seeking input on the West Side Snowy Range Travel Management Project. The project area encompasses approximately 210,000 acres of the Medicine Bow-Routt National Forests in the Snowy Range portion of the Brush Creek/Hayden Ranger District. All proposals are located in Carbon County, WY, east of Saratoga. The project area boundary is the Laramie Ranger District to the south and east and the Forest boundary to the north and west. The legal description is T14-19N R79-82W, 6th principal meridian.
CLACKAMAS, OR – Laurel R. Smith has been named Vice President of Marketing for Warn Industries, Inc. In that position, she will bring impressive experience in enthusiast product marketing as well as a history of successful product development and launches.
“We’re very fortunate to have a talented marketing person such as Laurel join the Warn team,” said John Stransky, president of Warn. “She is a great fit for us, and Warn customers should benefit greatly from her background in developing products and marketing programs for enthusiasts of consumer products.”
Smith said that “Warn has a long history of leading the market with innovative products that excite customers. I am thrilled to be joining the team and to become part of that legacy,” she added.
GREENVILLE, S.C. – BFGoodrich Tires has named 25 champion racers and automotive enthusiasts to its prestigious 2015 BFGoodrich Tire Performance Team. This year’s group comprises elite motorsports superstars, key industry partners and market influencers, all of whom share the BFGoodrich Tires passion for driving.
The team will demonstrate the performance of BFGoodrich Tires in activities ranging from grassroots recreational events to the extremes of international motorsports competition, including on- and off-road racing, rock crawling, and custom car building.
“BFGoodrich enthusiasts demand high performance at every extreme, from a technical rock crawl to racing at more than 100 miles per hour on- or off-road,” said Duane Thomas, brand communications manager for BFGoodrich Tires. “BFGoodrich has defined and led this category for four decades. We are respected as experts among those who view tires and performance vehicles as the source of their adventures.”
Auburn Hills, Mich. – Fresh off the 49th Annual Easter Jeep® Safari and the trails of Moab, Utah, the Mopar brand is highlighting its extensive portfolio of Jeep Performance Parts (JPP) available to arm off-roaders in pursuit of any path they choose.
This is the New 25 Gallon GenRight Crawler Gas Tank to fit a Jeep JK (2007 – Current). The tank assembly is relocated to the rear muffler area and mounts in a way that still works with the factory gas filler.
Westminster, Calif. – In the automotive restoration world, few problems are more dreaded than hidden rust. Like an unseen cancer spreading from cell to cell, the corrosion weakens a car’s metal structure, and can be absolutely devastating if left unchecked. Grinding the paint off an unassuming pinhole of surface rust can reveal massive structural decay—a classic car owner’s worst nightmare.
BLACKFOOT, ID: The W.E. Rock Events/Dirt Riot event at AreaBFE in Moab, UT ended mid-race when a spectator was tragically struck. The San Juan County Sheriff’s Office has declared it an accident. With the family’s blessing, the weekend’s racing results are being posted and the race series will continue onto its next stop in West Virginia.
“We are heart broken over the entire situation,” said Rich Klein, President and founder of W.E. Rock Events. “Our thoughts and prayers are with the family, the driver, co-driver and all the first responders that were on site to help. We appreciate everyone’s immediate response and how the entire W.E. Rock and Dirt Riot family has pulled together to support each other.”
Suwanee, Ga. (April 8, 2015) – Rugged Ridge® today introduced its all-new Exo-Top™ soft top and roof rack for 2007-2015 Jeep Wrangler JK. The Exo-Top™ is an innovative, industry-first design that combines the joy of top-down driving with the utility of a roof rack, taking convenience, function and style to new levels by enabling Jeep owners to conveniently lower, raise or remove the Jeep’s soft top with ease without having to unload any gear or cargo from the roof rack.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Borla Performance, the pioneer and leading manufacturer of stainless-steel performance exhaust systems, has announced a new strategic relationship with DRIVEN Public Relations, an award-winning international public relations and creative marketing agency specializing in all facets of communications,. With nearly 40 years in the performance aftermarket, Borla manufactures only the highest quality products that are engineered to withstand the destructive elements and conditions on the road, and are backed with a ‘Million-Mile Warranty.’ Borla and DRIVEN will work in partnership to develop an enhanced strategic public relations plan and media engagement strategy, in addition to building their branding, sports marketing and social media initiatives for 2015 and beyond.