Las Vegas, NV – The Goodguys Rod & Custom Association released its 2019 event schedule this morning (Full schedule at bottom of article) during the annual SEMA Show in Las Vegas. Nineteen Goodguys events will bring high octane entertainment to hot rodders across the country, including the all-new Goodguys Great American Nationals, scheduled for August 16-18 at the York Expo Center in York, PA. It will be the first time Goodguys has visited the historic venue and anticipation is high for a power-packed weekend in Pennsylvania.
Other significant schedule changes include the 14th Nashville Nationals which will go back to its standard three-day format at Nissan Stadium the weekend of May 3-5 and feature the crowning of the Goodguys 2019 Hot Rod of the Year. The 26th Southeastern Nationals at Charlotte Motor Speedway will remain a two-day National event and will be staged Friday and Saturday October 18 & 19.
All other 2019 Goodguys events are scheduled for their traditional weekends bringing thousands of colorful hot rods, muscle cars, customs, classics and tricked out trucks through 1987 vintage.
Highlighting the schedule will be the Goodguys 22nd PPG Nationals July 12-14 at the Ohio Expo Center in Columbus. Goodguys will stage a spectacular 50th Anniversary Camaro exhibit inside Cardinal Hall featuring sixty nine significant ’69 Camaros to celebrate the pony car’s Golden Anniversary.
The Goodguys AutoCross series continues to accelerate in participation and popularity. AutoCross competition will be staged at 17 of the 19 events with special 16 car “shootout’s” at most of those 17 events. The season comes to a climactic close November 15-17 at the season-ending Goodguys 22nd Speedway Motors Southwest Nationals. At Scottsdale, the “Duel in the Desert” will feature the season’s fastest 32 cars in a shootout to determine the Goodguys 2019 FAST AutoCrosser of the Year.
The Goodguys Top 12 awards (link) and the Builder’s Choice awards program return bigger and better than ever in 2019. Also on tap are special Road Tours (Including the Goodguys Hall of Fame Tour), as well as Friday Night Vintage Drags in Puyallup, Washington.
Registration is now open for all Goodguys 2019 events. Click here to sign up for your favorites!