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Hot Rod Power Tour Car Show
Be sure to mark your calendar for the greatest Hot Rod journey this summer. Chevrolet Performance is kicking off the 20th Annual HOT ROD Magazine Power Tour on June 7, 2014. The magazine's signature event starts in Concord, NC and travels through seven states in seven days, encompassing over 1,500 miles along the way. On Thursday, June 12, the show will stop at the Isle Casino Hotel Bettendorf, allowing you to enjoy the hotels amenities, win big at the casino and enjoy an action-packed day of the tour.
For over 65 years, HOT ROD Magazine has been devoted to hot rodding, otherwise known as modifying automobiles for performance and appearance. Each year the magazine sports the Power Tour, an event that gathers auto enthusiasts from all over the world and displays custom cars that never fail to bring awe and amazement. Spectators are encouraged to visit each of the seven cities, up to the final destination of Chula Vista Resort in Wisconsin Dells, WI.
The HOT ROD Magazine Power Tour is one of the most exhilarating events for a hot rod devotee. Last year, the tour attracted 4,500 cars, over 75,000 spectators and 50 of the world's most renowned automotive and aftermarket manufacturers - and this year's event is scheduled to be even bigger. Get a glimpse of out-of-this-world hot rods, street rods, street machines and custom trucks. Anyone with a custom ride is invited and encouraged to join the tour.One of the most anticipated stops of the tour is Bettendorf, Iowa. The tour was arranged by the Quad Cities Convention and Visitor Bureau, and will be held the same weekend as the Quad Cities Motorcycle Rally. "Rally on the River" is one of the largest motorcycle rallies in the Midwest. As both events are celebrating their 20th year, visitors can expect big name acts, local bands, and attractions such as a stunt show, bike rodeo, numerous vendors and tremendous bikes on display. Anyone with an appreciation of custom builds should make time to visit and take a look at all of the awesome offerings.
This June, take time to visit the HOT ROD Magazine Power Tour. Enjoy food, fun, entertainment, and meet others who share the same passion for hot rods. It is a wonderful way to spend the day and begin a yearly tradition that involves history and a love of automobiles.