2018 United Pacific/STREET RODDER Road Tour
It is going to be another fantastic United Pacific/STREET RODDER Road Tour summer. Check out the schedules and then mark your calendars. Do one or maybe do them all. Watch streetrodder.com for all the latest updates and information on how to register. Call the Road Tour Hotline at (800) 664-1362 for answers to any of your Road Tour questions. There are many more details coming soon.
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June 16-24: Tour #1 MSRA Back to the 50's Week Tour | St. Paul, MN
We will again be spending the entire week leading up to the MSRA Back to the 50's Weekend in the Minnesota-Wisconsin area. We will be visiting car collections, tourist attractions, and museums, including a return trip to French Lake Auto Salvage and the Elmer and Bernadette Duellman collection. Back to the 50’s is a 1964 and earlier event. You can drive a newer special interest vehicle on the tour but your vehicle must be 1964 and earlier to enter the fairgrounds at the event.
June 16-24: Tour #2 Vintage Air Road Tour | San Antonio, TX, to Back to the 50's, St. Paul, MN
Rick Love and Jack Chisenhall will lead the Texas Road Tourians north to St. Paul, Minnesota, and the Back to the 50's Weekend. Rick always finds plenty of interesting places to visit on the Vintage Air Tour. Back to the 50’s is a 1964 and earlier event. You can drive a newer special interest vehicle on the tour but your vehicle must be 1964 and earlier to enter the fairgrounds at the event.
July 15-22: Tour #3 Syracuse Nationals Week Tour | Syracuse, NY
We have a reserved a block of rooms near the Syracuse Nationals headquarters hotel for the entire week leading up to the huge event at the New York State Fairgrounds. Daytrips will take us to car collections, museums, and shops in the area. A hospitality tent and special reserved parking at the event will round out a week of day trips in Upstate New York.
July 27-August 5: Tour #4 Speedway Motors Tour | Lincoln, NE, to NSRA Street Rod Nationals, Louisville, KY
The Speedway Tour to the NSRA Street Rod Nationals kicks off in Lincoln, Nebraska, at the incredible Speedway Motors Smith Collection Museum of American Speed. We will make plenty of stops along the way. There will be a hospitality tent and special parking for our group at the Kentucky State Fairgrounds for the entire Nationals weekend.
August 13-19: Tour #5 Motor City Solutions Woodward Week Tour | Detroit, MI
The week will begin in Dearborn, Michigan, the home of Ford Motor Company. We will be visiting plenty of museums and collections, including a trip to the Gilmore Museum. On Wednesday, the Road Tour will move to Madison Heights to take part in events leading up to the mammoth Woodward Dream Cruise.
August 31-September 8: Tour #6 Shades of the Past Tour | Nashville, TN, to Pigeon Forge, TN
This tour will kick off on Labor Day Weekend in Music City: Nashville, Tennessee. On Tuesday morning we will head east to Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, stopping at Coker Tire in Chattanooga along the way. We will make daytrips in the Smoky Mountain area as the excitement builds for the Shades of the Past Hot Rod Roundup at Dollywood Splash Park.
The Lokar Triple Play Challenge
NOTE: If you complete all three of the tours listed below you will receive a Lokar Triple Play Challenge jacket for your effort!
September 28-October 6: Tour #7 Cruisin' the Coast Tour | Gulf Coast, MS
We will be right in the middle of all the excitement that is Cruisin' the Coast all week long. Tour participants will be part of the show as we visit some of the many activities in the Gulf Coast area. On many of the evenings, we will have our own show at our casino-resort headquarters hotel.
October 7-13: Tour: #8 The AMSOIL INC. Tour | Gulf Coast, MS, to Southern California
On Sunday, October 7, we saddle up in Biloxi, Mississippi, and head west. It will be a full week of fun as we make stops along the way, including Vintage Air in San Antonio and Hot Rods by Dean in Phoenix. We will arrive in Southern California on Friday, October 13.
October 14-21: Tour #9 Sherm's Tour | Southern California to California Hot Rod Reunion, Bakersfield, CA
The Sherm's Custom Plating Tour kicks off in Southern California with shop tours and museum visits, including a party at the new Coker Tire headquarters in City of Industry, California. We then head north and spend a few days in the Pomona area before arriving in Bakersfield—just in time for the NHRA California Hot Rod Reunion.