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Super Chevy Show Presented by Chevrolet Performance
PBIR, April 4-6, 2014

JUPITER, FL - March 14, 2014 - Palm Beach International Raceway™ (PBIR) is pleased to host the Super Chevy Show presented by Chevrolet Performance on April 4 - 6, 2014. PBIR is the first stop in the 2014 season of the Super Chevy Show, the premier national event for all Chevrolet enthusiasts with 12 shows across the country. Featuring high-powered Chevy racing excitement and spectacular Chevy show cars, the series boasts one of the nation's finest performance and restoration midways for General Motors products, as well as a Swap Meet and Car Corral.      

Super Chevy Show presented by Chevrolet Performance features thrilling races and family-friendly entertainment including:

  • Chevy Car and Truck Show with professional judging
  • Bracket racing on PBIR's renowned 1/4-mile concrete Drag Strip
  • Triathlon presented by Super Chevy Magazine on the Road Course
  • Pro Show featuring jet funny cars, wheelstander and nostalgia dragsters
    • Superwinch - Danny O'Day's wheelstander
    • Tulsa Heat Wave - Sam Ives' jet funny car
    • GOJO - Hanna Motorsports' Firebird jet funny car
    • Southern Slingshot Dragsters - All Steamed Up, Retro Rocket and more
  • CamaroGuys Gen 5 Challenge presented by S&W Race Cars - a special trophy class for 5th Generation Camaros
  • Swap Meet and Car Corral
  • Midway
  • Revell Make 'N' Take model building for kids  

"With so many Chevy lovers in South Florida, we're proud to be hosting the premiere event for Chevrolet in the country, tailored to Chevy fans. Chevy has made a huge impact on the automotive scene in the last year, with the launch of the new Corvette Stingray and the enhanced styling for the Camaro - undoubtedly those vehicles have won over even more fans. We're looking forward to welcoming all of those Chevy fans of all ages to this once-a-year show," said Dale Gann, Vice President and General Manager at PBIR.

 

Tickets are $20 for a 1-day adult admission on either Saturday or Sunday. Children ages 6 to 12 are $5 per day on Saturday or Sunday, while children ages 5 and under enter free. For details on tickets for racers and car show participants, visit www.RacePBIR.com. Parking at the facility is free for all racers and spectators.   

 

The weekend kicks off with Test & Tune on the Drag Strip on Friday, April 4 - an open track session for any make and model of car, truck, dragster or motorcycle, during which racers can speed down the track for just $20 for multiple runs. Gates open at 6 pm; racing continues until 11 pm. Spectator tickets are just $10 for adults while children 12 and younger enter free. Parking at the track is also free.

 

On Saturday, April 5, gates open at 8 am, and the Super Chevy Magazine Triathlon starts at 10 am, followed by bracket racing, the CamaroGuys Gen 5 Challenge presented by S&W Race Cars, Pro Show, and the car and truck show awards ceremony. On Sunday, April 6, gates also open at 8 am with time trials beginning at 9:30 am. Bracket racing, Pro Show, and car and truck show awards round out the day. For more details, visit www.RacePBIR.com and www.superchevyshow.com.

 

SUPER CHEVY SHOW - EVENT TIMES

Friday, April 4                   6 pm to 11 pm

Saturday, April 5                8 am to 9 pm

Sunday, April 6                  8 am to 5 pm

 

ABOUT PALM BEACH INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY

Palm Beach International Raceway™ (PBIR) is a state-of-the-art, acclaimed motorsports and entertainment facility featuring a challenging 2.034-mile asphalt Road Course, an exciting 1/4-mile concrete Drag Strip, and a thrilling 8/10-mile Kart Track. Approved for Indy Car testing, the 10-turn Road Course at PBIR consists of a 6/10-mile straightaway, 90-foot-wide flex-use area, 40- to 60-foot-wide seamless track, and a 6-degree banked corner. The Road Course welcomes world-class annual events including the Palm Beach Grand Prix. Designed by former NHRA World Champion Wayne McMurtry, the Drag Strip at PBIR hosts such premier events as the International Hot Rod Association's Nitro Jam Drag Racing Series™, PRO Winter Warm-up, Dick Moroso Memorial 5-Day Bracket Championship, Citrus Nationals, and Super Chevy Show. Sanctioned by the World Karting Association as a Master Track, the 12-turn, 26-foot-wide Kart Track at PBIR hosts the Florida Winter Tour and conducts karting schools, training courses, 3-hour endurance races, auto crossing events, racing leagues, and "arrive & drive" programs. Driving schools, testing sessions, private rentals, and corporate team-building events are held at PBIR year-round. Founded in 1964 and acquired in 2008 by IRG Sports + Entertainment™ (IRG), PBIR underwent a $20 million remodeling including an upgraded Road Course, low-glare lighting, safety barriers, luxury chalet, VIP trailer and timing tower. Located in Jupiter, Florida, PBIR is the official home of the Palm Beach Driving Club®, MRP Motorsport, and Driven2Win Drag Racing School. IRG also owns and operates Memphis International Raceway™, Southwestern International Raceway™, and International Hot Rod Association™. For more information, visit www.RacePBIR.com and www.Instagram.com/RacePBIR, connect with PBIR at www.Facebook.com/PalmBeachIntlRaceway and www.Twitter.com/RacePBIR, call 561.622.1400, or send an email to Info@RacePBIR.com.

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