Petty’s Garage Second Annual Spring Fling Car Show
Set for Memorial Day Weekend
Randleman, NC (April 30, 2012) – Petty’s Garage, Richard “The King” Petty’s high-performance speed shop, will hold its second annual Spring Fling Car Show on Saturday, May 26, at the shop in Randleman, N.C. The event will also include a cruise-in on Friday, May 25, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Richard Petty Museum. The public is welcome to attend both events. There is no charge to walk the show or watch the cruise-in.
The Spring Fling Car Show, sponsored by the Automotive Lift Institute (ALI), is open to all makes and models. The $30 entry fee supports the Petty Family Foundation. Participants receive a T-shirt, Legacy by Petty poster, show plaque and space in the cruise-in (normal admission applies to enter the Museum). There are many trophy classes with multiple prizes to be awarded.
Gates open at 8 a.m. on May 26. Judging begins at 1 p.m. Attendees can meet the Petty’s Garage team of experts who design and build custom and modified cars, including the new Richard Petty Signature Series 2012 Mustang and the Limited Edition Richard Petty Signature Series Challenger. Free tours of the garage will be offered. Attendees can also check out the new Petty’s Garage 2012 Performance Tour Show Trailer that is traveling the country carrying the limited edition cars and the exclusive Richard Petty tribute Challenger, Legacy by Petty, to events across the United States. The Performance Tour is sponsored by ALI, Continental Tire, National Fleet Solutions and Forgeline.
The Spring Fling will be held at Petty’s Garage, 311 Branson Mill Rd. in Randleman, N.C. Space is limited to 200 participating vehicles. Register online at www.pettys-garage.com/store or call (336) 495-6651. The official show manager is Piedmont Mopar Club.
ALI member companies sponsoring the Spring Fling Car Show are: ARI-Hetra, BendPak, Challenger Lifts, Dannmar Worldwide, Gray Manufacturing, Hunter Engineering, Launch Tech USA, MAHA USA, Mohawk Resources, OMER N.A., PKS, RAV Equipment, Sefac Inc., Stertil-Koni USA, TLS Inc., Vehicle Service Group, and Wheeltronic Ltd.
About Petty’s Garage
In June 2008 Petty’s Garage, a Level Cross, N.C., based company, was born to begin restorations on racecar chassis from owner Richard Petty’s private collection. Petty’s Garage is currently bringing “The King’s” winning tradition to a wide variety of high performance automobiles, from the production-based Richard Petty Signature Series to custom builds and restorations. Petty’s Garage is a high-performance speed shop. focused on spectacular performance automobiles. If you dream it, Petty’s Garage can build it. For more information on Petty’s Garage, please call (336) 498-3745 or visit www.pettys-garage.com.
Founded in 1945, the Automotive Lift Institute (ALI) is a trade association of North American-based lift manufacturers. ALI’s mission is to promote the safe design, construction, installation, service and use of automotive lifts. In 1947, ALI developed the first Commercial Standard covering vehicle lifts published by the National Bureau of Standards. Today, ALI sponsors several national lift safety standards and offers a third-party certification program for automotive lifts. More information about lift standards and other ALI-sponsored safety activities, such as the lift safety training DVD Lifting It Right hosted by Richard and Kyle Petty, can be found on the Institute’s website, www.autolift.org. Contact ALI on Facebook at www.facebook.com/LiftInstitute or call (607) 756-7775. You can also find ALI on Twitter, www.twitter.com/LiftInstitute and YouTube, www.youtube.com/LiftInstitute.