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GOODGUYS 26TH WEST COAST NATIONALS PRESENTED BY FLOWMASTER RETURNS TO PLEASANTON IN JUST 4 SHORT WEEKS - AUGUST 24-26!



 

The “Crown Jewel” of all Goodguys events - the 26th West Coast Nationals Presented by Flowmaster - is the longest running and most prestigious national event on the calendar and will return to the Fairgrounds in Pleasanton August 24-26! The Goodguys 26th West Coast Nationals promises to feature a sun-soaked weekend of hot rodding fellowship and the highest quality cars in the country!

You don’t want to miss the giant Show & Shine featuring over 3,000 ’72 & earlier rods, customs, muscle cars, trucks and classics on display! You’ll also see the crowning of the Flowmaster America’s Most Beautiful Street Rod and other prestigious awards, see the latest collector car products and trends at over 300 vendor and sponsor exhibits, shop the Mega Swap Meet & AutoTrader Classics Cars 4 Sale Corral, enjoy live stage shows, model car show, arts & crafts expo, model engine expo, the FREE Kids Revell Model Make-N-Take, PPG Kids Coloring Contest and so much more!

It’s a guaranteed great weekend out for the whole family with cool cars and cool people that you definitely don’t want to miss!

 

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PRE-REGISTER YOUR VEHICLE TODAY
AND SAVE $10 OFF THE AT-EVENT PRICE

 
 
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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 August 10, you’ll Save $10 off the at-event price! Don’t hesitate… Register your ride today!

Click here to register your vehicle today!

 
 
 
 
 
 

“HOT ROD WEEK 2012” OFFERS BIG FUN & COOL CRUISES THE WEEK LEADING UP TO THE 26TH WEST COAST NATIONALS!

 
 
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Hot Rod Week is back and better than ever for 2012! Four big days of guided driving tours to shops and places of interest in the San Francisco Bay Area and other close by regions in Northern California is what it’s all about! Hot Rod Week serves as a fun activity for locals as well as out of town visitors attending the annual Goodguys Flowmaster West Coast Nationals in Pleasanton. Everybody is welcome to come along!

The preceding Sunday, August 19th will be Andy’s Hot Rod Picnic hosted by Andy & Sue Brizio. Andy’s Picnic will be held at the Italian Benevolent Society Picnic Grounds at the junction of Highway 49 and Ridge Road in Sutter Creek, CA. If you’re coming to Hot Rod Week, why not come a day earlier and go to Andy’s Picnic! For questions about Andy’s Picnic,

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CROWD FAVORITE MODEL ENGINES ON DISPLAY

AT THE 26th WEST COAST NATIONALS!

 
 
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The Bay Area Engine Modelers Club is holding an international gathering of model engines at this year’s Goodguys 26th West Coast Nationals presented by Flowmaster! You’ll see over 50 exhibitors displaying their miniature engines and works of art! Exhibitors are coming from all over the country and the world to exhibit their model engines and cars in this spectacular exhibit!

Click Here To Learn More About the Bay Area Engine Modelers Club

 
 
 
 
 
 

“NITRO THUNDERFEST” SET TO SHAKE THE

26th WEST COAST NATIONALS!

 
 
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Goodguys is proud to present “Nitro Thunderfest” at the West Coast Nationals! Thunderfest is a special display of vintage dragsters, altered and funny cars from the 1960’s that have been lovingly restored to their original condition. The cars will be cackled Friday and Saturday on heavy loads of nitromethane! Bring your earplugs! These things create serious thunder and excitement!

 
 
 
 
 

FREE KIDS ACTIVITIES GUARANTEE FUN

FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY!

 
 
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Don’t forget to bring the kids out and take advantage of all the cool free stuff to do at the show including checking out the model and Pedal Car show, getting them involved in model building at the Revell Models Make & Take, participating in the PPG Coloring Contest and much, much more!

And special for the 26th West Coast Nationals, the Tether Cars, better known as “Spin Dizzies”, will again be featured at this year’s event! A special Tether Car track will feature these fantastic gas powered mini race cars hurtling around a Tether Track at mind boggling speeds! The Valve Cover Races are returning too! Valve Cover Racing will be held throughout the weekend for the kids but special exhibition runs will also be featured! Own a Valve Cover race car? Bring it out and join the fun!

 
 
 
 
 
 

SWAP MEET SPACES UP FOR GRABS!

 
 
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Got some “stuff” you’d like to sell? The swap meet & AutoTrader Classics Cars 4 Sale Corral at the 26th West Coast Nationals at the Pleasanton Fairgrounds is THE place to buy or sell used auto parts, turnkey car, memorabilia and equipment!

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GOODGUYS 26TH WEST COAST NATIONALS

T-SHIRTS & METAL SIGNS ON SALE NOW!

 
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Don’t wait until you get to the event to get your Goodguys on. Purchase your collectible Goodguys 26th West Coast Nationals official event t-shirt now before you even arrive in Pleasanton! You’ll be the envy of all your friends when you cruise into the Fairgrounds in Pleasanton sporting the Goodguys 100% cotton t-shirt.

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LOCAL AREA AND TRAVEL INFO

 

Tri Valley Convention & Visitors Bureau

Pleasanton Downtown Association

Fairgrounds in Pleasanton Official Website

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