Hot Rod Power Tour Rolls Into zMAX Dragway Friday; Event to Include World Record Burnout Attempt
Chevrolet Performance presents the Hot Rod Magazine Power Tour® driven by Continental Tire at zMAX Dragway, Friday, June 7 from noon until 7 p.m. The Power Tour, one of the most famed automotive tours in the world, will spend its final day of its seven-day, seven-city journey in Concord, N.C.
See the pages of Hot Rod Magazine come to life as thousands of performance vehicles from across the globe descend upon Concord for the RK Motors Cruise Night during their annual 1,400-mile tour of America's car-crazy towns. The Power Tour is the signature event of Hot Rod Magazine, featuring more than a half billion dollars worth of chrome and automotive eye candy.
Event organizers will also attempt to set a new Guinness World Record for the most cars doing a simultaneous burnout at the conclusion of Friday's activities.
12 p.m.-8 p.m. RK Motors Cruise Night show hours
12 p.m. Registration opens and tour begins to arrive
12 p.m.-7 p.m. Lucas Oil Dyno Challenge open to all registered participants
12 p.m.- 6 p.m. "Miss Hot Rod" and TV host of "Overhaulin'," "PowerBlock" and "Million Dollar Motors," Courtney Hansen, signing autographs at the SEMA display
1 p.m.-7 p.m. Quarter-mile fun runs on the strip - a part of the Mothers Driving Experience
1 p.m.-7 p.m. Game Zone at main stage (spin-to-win; hot rod trivia, etc.)
5 p.m.-7 p.m. Activities, giveaways and sponsor/VIP interviews at main stage
6:30 p.m. RK Motors giveaway at the main stage
6 p.m. Registration closes
7 p.m. World record breaking group burnout on zMAX Dragway
Local hot rodders can join the Tour for the one-day local stop for only $30 on-site or go to www.hotrod.com for more info on how to register your hot rod for the rest of the tour. Spectators are invited to come out and see the cars for free!
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