Holley Ls Fest Blog
Holley LS Fest 2011 – Action Overview| 10/15/2011
The Holley LS Fest combined a wide range of exciting activities for cars and trucks with LS power. Drag Racing, Autocross, Speed Stop, Cruising, Show-N-Shine, and a Engine Swap Challenge were just some of the exciting happenings.
2011 LS Fest Dates Set For September 9-11th.| 10/29/2010
Bowling Green, Ky – The dates for the 2011 Holley LS Fest have been set for September 9,10 and 11, at Beach Bend Raceway in Bowling Green, Kentucky. The Holley LS Fest is where anything powered by a GM LS engine can participate in a multitude of scheduled events that showcase style, performance, engineering and speed.
The LS Fest attracts a multitude of GM powered vehicles from all across the United States,
Holley LS Fest – Speed Stop Action| 10/13/2010
The Speed Stop Challenge proved to be deceptively difficult to master for many of the competitors used to drag racing, but it also turned out to be a whole lot of fun!
Holley LS Fest Demonstrates Performance of LS Powered Vehicles| 09/28/2010
Holley's LS Fest showcased LS powered vehicles in a variety of performance arenas. Held at Beech Bend Raceway in Bowling Green, Kentucky, Sept 10-12th. This first LS Fest was a celebration of any vehicle that’s powered by a GM LS engine, but was more than just a simple show and shine event. Holley’s LS Fest gave participants various opportunities to join in drag racing, autocross, acceleration, braking, and other challenging venues that demonstrated the power potential of the LS engine, and the vehicles that they are used in.
LS Fest Car Craft Engine Swap Challenge Participants Chosen| 09/01/2010
Two teams were chosen to participate in the Car Craft Engine Swap Challenge that is taking place during the Holley LS Fest Sept 10, 11, and 12th. There were a number of applicants until two were selected. Justin Dermody has a 1970 Olds Cutlass and hails from Williamsberg, Iowa. The second participant is Corey Ritter from Glasgow, Kentucky who owns a 1969 Camaro.
The Car Craft Engine Swap Challenge will pit these participants and their team to see who can swap in an LS motor into their vehicles. The team that accomplishes this swap in the fastest time and whose engine starts up first, will take home the LS engine supplied by Holley. This competition will be intense as both Dermody and Glasgow are ASE Certified Master Technicians.
True Street Class At LS Fest Looks To Be Most Competitive| 07/20/2010
One of the many exciting events taking place at the Holley LS Fest is the competition for the True Street Class. This class allows a variety of E.T. brackets from bone stock cars to highly modified street racers to compete in full-on 1/4 mile racing action.
Many believe this event will be the most competitive and interesting, as the vehicles must be street-legal and participate in a 30-mile cruise all on one set of DOT tires! But because the rules allow for