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Edelbrock on Tour: 2008 Hot Rod Power Tour® Schedule

TORRANCE, CA - Edelbrock will once again be a major sponsor on the world famous Hot Rod Power Tour. Now in their 70th Year, Edelbrock is scheduled to embark on this 8-day, 7-city tour June 7 - 14, 2008.

Edelbrock's theme for the 2008 Power Tour will center on their 70th year of manufacturing American Made, performance proven products for the automotive enthusiast. The Edelbrock Power Tour Long-Haul gang includes a full customer service support staff, display trailer packed full of product, and a fleet of Edelbrock powered tour cars, including the RPM Windsor powered 1940 Ford Sedan Delivery, Vic's 1967 Chevelle Super-Sport packing the 675HP EFI tuned 555-cid Chevy and the Edelbrock 1957 Chevy outfitted with the new Pro-Flo XT fuel injection system.

"My family and our team look forward to the Hot Rod Power Tour every year", states Vic Edelbrock. "This is more than a business venture for us - this is the ultimate opportunity to get out and drive. I, my wife Nancy and daughter Christi participate in the Power Tour as enthusiasts with enthusiasts".

Edelbrock will be the Cruise Night Sponsor Sunday June 8th at the Missouri Entertainment and Event Center stop in Springfield, MO where a barbeque dinner will be served to Power Tour long-haulers. In addition to their great products and the friendliest staff on tour, Edelbrock will also give away some great prizes including: products, apparel, Petty Driving Experience and the Edelbrock book (personalized by Vic Edelbrock). Vic and family will be giving out coloring books to the kids and signing free limited edition 70th anniversary posters and hats at the Edelbrock trailer throughout the tour - stop by and see the Edelbrock "Fun Team".

    Edelbrock Power Tour Highlights
  • Edelbrock event trailer at all 7 host cities from Arkansas-to-Wisconsin
  • Cruise Night Sponsor, Sunday June 8th in Springfield, MO
  • Barbeque dinner for Power Tour long-haulers
  • Vic Edelbrock and family touring the countryside in a host Edelbrock performance-proven hot rods
  • Daily events, giveaways, autograph sessions and more
  • Free coloring books for kids

For more information please visit us at www.edelbrock.com

ABOUT EDELBROCK

Founded in 1938, Torrance-based Edelbrock, LLC is recognized as one of the nation's premier designers, manufacturers and distributors of performance replacement parts for the automotive and motorcycle after markets. For more information please visit us at www.edelbrock.com

Edelbrock, LLC opened its first green sand foundry in 1990 in order to fully control the quality of the castings. A brand new robotically-controlled permanent mold facility was opened in 2007. The Edelbrock Foundries are ISO 9001 registered, delivering modern production solutions for aluminum casting and Made in the USA quality.

Edelbrock, LLC. .:. 2700 California St. Torrance CA. 90503