2024 Hot Rod Power Tour scheduled for June 10-14, 2024

2024 Hot Rod Power Tour scheduled for June 10-14, 2024

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LOS ANGELES, CALIF.  — Celebrating 30 years in 2024, the legendary HOT ROD Power Tour is gearing up to hit five venues across the Southeast and Midwest this June, including a first-time stop at National Trail Raceway in Hebron, Ohio and L&N Federal Credit Union Stadium in Louisville, Ky. As America’s largest traveling car show, more than 6,000 cars and trucks of all years, makes and models will be on display for tens of thousands of automotive enthusiasts during this milestone event. The five-city, five-day tour will feature over 1,000 miles of driving, with high-octane events such as drag racing, autocross and live entertainment. Register now at hotrodpowertour.us!

Launched in 1995 by the HOT ROD magazine staff to personally connect with readers, HOT ROD Power Tour is widely considered to be the finest high-end hot rod–based automotive tour in the world. To date, this popular event for car and truck lovers has visited 37 U.S. states and covers an average of 1,000+ miles each year. Classic cars and hot rods travel city to city while performance car lovers and HOT ROD editors and photographers follow alongside the tour, all cruising through small town America like one big family reunion road trip. Participants can join for one day, two days, or join for all five days.


KICKOFF / Day 1: Monday, June 10 – Beech Bend Raceway Park, Bowling Green, Ky.Day 2: Tuesday, June 11 – Nashville Superspeedway, Lebanon, Tenn.Day 3: Wednesday, June 12 – L&N Federal Credit Union Stadium, Louisville, Ky.Day 4: Thursday, June 13 – National Trail Raceway, Hebron, OhioDay 5: Friday, June 14 – Lucas Oil Indianapolis Raceway Park, Indianapolis

This year’s Power Tour marks the start of a new era for HOT ROD, a brand that recently celebrated its 75th anniversary in 2023 with numerous events and notable moments, including the launch of HOT ROD’s archives in free digital format. Founded in 1948, HOT ROD is the most recognized brand in the world of high-performance cars. Its media footprint is now part of the MotorTrend Group, which, founded in 1949, is celebrating its own 75th anniversary in 2024. For more information about MotorTrend’s 75th anniversary and upcoming announcements, please visit: https://www.motortrend.com/75th-anniversary/

Registration Information and Spectator Tickets:

All vehicles and spectators must pre-register before arriving at the first venue they attend. Spectators can come out and witness the HOT ROD Power Tour spectacle at no gate admission cost but must register for a free ticket at www.hotrodpowertour.us. Spectator parking is located away from the show grounds and parking charges may apply in some locations. Registration is now open at www.hotrodpowertour.us.

Connect: For more information, visit motortrend.com/events/hot-rod-power-tour/; or connect on Facebook: facebook.com/hotrodmag; X: twitter.com/hotrodmagazine; Instagram: www.instagram.com/hotrodmagazine


MotorTrend Group, a Warner Bros. Discovery company, is the world’s largest automotive media group dedicated to introducing, inspiring and intensifying people’s passions for the motoring world. Comprised of more than 50 iconic brands including MOTORTREND, HOT ROD, ROADKILL, TOP GEAR AMERICA and more, MotorTrend Group is the ultimate source of entertainment and information for both auto enthusiasts and car shoppers, with a monthly audience over 30 million including two million premium members in addition to over 70 million social followers. Featuring world-class automotive entertainment across the #1 television network for automotive fans, digital streaming channels, iconic events, the largest automotive social network, over seven decades of print and digital editorial content and cutting-edge resources for new car shoppers, MotorTrend embodies every corner of car culture. From electric vehicles to timeless classic customs, MotorTrend Group brings the latest motoring trends to fans of all generations.


HOT ROD has been the most recognized brand in the world of high-performance cars since the iconic American magazine was founded in 1948. Today, the authoritative HOT ROD media footprint includes the HOT ROD Network on MotorTrend.com; the two largest events of their kind, HOT ROD Power Tour and HOT ROD Drag Week; plus Roadkill, Roadkill Garage, and HOT ROD Garage shows on MotorTrend+, the only subscription streaming service dedicated entirely to the motoring world.

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