Goodguys Makes Its Final 2012 Visit To The "Valley Of The Sun" With The 15th Southwest Nationals, November 16-18!
Listen up west coast readers! Goodguys is heading your way with the Southwest Nationals in Arizona. Check out the details below.
Long considered a "can't miss" event, the Goodguys 15th Southwest Nationals turns North Scottsdale into Hot Rod Mecca when the country's top hot rods, customs, muscle cars and tricked out trucks gather at WestWorld of Scottsdale for three big days of fall hot roddin' fun in the "Valley of the Sun"!
You don't want to miss this final chance of the year in Arizona to experience the giant Show & Shine featuring over 2,500 '72 & earlier rods, customs, muscle cars, trucks and classics on display! You'll also see Goodguys' Top 12 Cars Of The Year in the Champions Arena, watch or compete in Goodguys AutoCross, check out the latest collector car products and trends at over a hundred vendor and sponsor exhibits, shop the Swap Meet & AutoTrader Classics Cars 4 Sale Corral, enjoy live stage shows, a model car show, the FREE Kids Revell Model Make-N-Take, PPG Kids Coloring Contest and so much more!
Check out some of these great event highlights you'll experience at the Goodguys 15th Southwest Nationals:
Explore Downtown Scottsdale!
While in town for the 15th Southwest Nationals, you owe it to yourself to check out the bustling artists community in downtown Scottsdale. World class sculptors, desert southwest inspired art, paintings and more are featured in cool boutiques and shops. Plus there's ultra fine dining and if you really want to go all out - 5 star resorts! It's all here in sunny Scottsdale!
In what has become an annual tradition at the Goodguys Southwest Nationals, the 2012 Goodguys Top 12 Cars of the Year will be displayed together as a group inside the "Champions Arena" presented by Street Rod Headquarters at the 15th Southwest Nationals. The winners will be coming in from all over America, giving fans an up close look at the country's finest rods, customs, muscle cars and trucks. The Champions Arena will be located on the upper paved paddock at WestWorld next to the giant exhibit tent. Don't miss it!
Giant Swap Meet & AutoTrader Classics Cars 4 Sale Corral!
If you've ever been to a Goodguys event at Westworld - you know the swap meet is where it's at if you dig buying and selling! Over 500 sellers with "the good stuff" are featured here. You'd be wise to get there early in the morning before the primo stuff is gone!
Thursday Hot Rod Cruise & Shop Tours!
Nobody throws a better hot rod cruise and shop tour than the Over the Hill Gang Phoenix Chapter! The cruise leaves registration Thursday morning and visits the valley's hottest spots before ending at the kick-off party at Drew's Garage in Tempe!
Goodguys "Missile" Giveaway Time!
The 15th Southwest Nationals is the last stop for the Goodguys Missile '71 Dodge Challenger! The car will be given away Sunday, November 18th to one lucky winner! Following the awards presentation, we'll qualify one last finalist then give it away! Who knows - you could be driving it home!
It's High-Adrenaline. It's High-Octane. Grab the edge of your seat because it's time for you to compete in Goodguys AutoCross! Goodguys AutoCross makes its fall Scottsdale debut and is a chance to put your early or late model American made or powered vehicle and driving skills to the test by racing in an unparalleled, high-performance competition in front of thousands of spectators at a Goodguys live event. All competitors are timed as they rumble through the Goodguys AutoCross course for a shot at an award and prizes in one of four classes: Street Rod, Trucks, Street Machines and Pro Class! How do you get involved? It's simple. Just register your ride in the show and then bring it to the AutoCross tech area at the event. Once you pass inspection - you're good to go!
Goodguys Super Sunday Get-Together!
Got a late model American made or American powered show car or truck? Bring it out to the event on Sunday for the all-new Goodguys "Super Sunday Get-Together!" Super Sunday participants are eligible for all show activities including the show & shine, Goodguys AutoCross and more! Super Sunday participants will also be eligible for awards and participation in the event award ceremony Sunday afternoon! Don't miss your chance to be part of a Goodguys show!
Want to save money and speed up the registration check-in process at the event? Then don't forget that if you pre-register your vehicle before November 2, you'll save $10 off the at-event price! Don't hesitate, register your ride today!
Don't wait until you get to the show to get your Goodguys on. Purchase your collectible Goodguys 15th Southwest Nationals official event t-shirt now before you even arrive in Scottsdale! You'll be the envy of all your friends when you cruise into WestWorld sporting the Goodguys 100% cotton t-shirt.