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AMES Performance Tripower Pontiac Nationals

Ames Performance Tripower Pontiac Nationals

August 3, 4, & 5, 2012

We are very pleased to announce that we will be sponsoring the Street class again for the 2010 Ames Performance Tripower Pontiac Nationals held at Norwalk Raceway Park  The event has been the premier Pontiac event in the country and should not disappoint again this year!






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Norwalk Pontiac Nationals Contingency Program

 CASH!      CASH!     CASH!

 Stock Class - $150 to winner, $50 to Runner up payout both Saturday and Sunday

 Mod Class - $150 to winner, $50 to runner up payout both Saturday and Sunday

 Top Class - $150 to winner, $50 to runner up payout both Saturday and Sunday

 Quick 16 - $200 to winner, $100 to runner up

 Frantic 4 - $200 to winner, $100 to runner up 

MR-1 Heads Up -  $200 to winner, $100 to runner up

To qualify for contingency money you must have ONE of the following parts installed on your car AND have either a Tin Indian Performance or a Kauffman Racing Equipment sticker on the car: 

  • Any KRE Aluminum cylinder head (KRE High Port or KRE D Port only)
  • A MR-1 Aftermarket Pontiac block (cast iron or aluminum)
  • A Tin Indian Performance crank mandrel / evac system
  • A set of Tin Indian Performance Billet-TEK aluminum valve covers

Note:  You do not need to be the original purchaser of the equipment to qualify for the prize money.

Parts must be installed and running on the vehicle AND a sticker (either Tin Indian Performance OR Kauffman Racing Equipment) MUST be on the car at the time of the race. Stickers can be picked up in the vendor midway at the KRE / Tin Indian Performance booth or at the respective vendors/sponsors pit spot.

Vehicle inspections will be performed by a representative from Kauffman Racing Equipment or Tin Indian Performance immediately following the completion of each race.  Winners should take their vehicle immediately to the KRE / Tin Indian Performance pit area NO LATER THAN 30 MINUTES AFTER THE FINAL ROUND.  

Ames Performance Tripower Pontiac Nationals Event Info

Tin Indian Performance Billet-TEK Pontiac Valve cover give away

2007 Sponsorship

2007 GTOAA Jim Wangers Invitational Drag Race

2007 GTOAA Drag Race Flyer

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We are pleased to announce that we are sponsoring the 2007 GTOAA Jim Wangers Invitational Drags.  The event will be held at National Trails Raceway on June 28, 2007.  There will be over $4,000.00 in CASH payouts!!!

Check out the Columbus GTOAA Chapter event site for more details

Or Check out this link for GTOAA Drag Race details


Pontiac Heaven IX

We are proud to announce that we will be sponsoring the Pontiac Heaven IX event March 31, 2007 at Speedworld Raceway Park which is North West of Phoenix, AZ.

Check out the event site for details.....

Pontiac Challenge Drag Event

The 2nd Annual Pontiac Challenge Drag Event is on August 25th, 2007 at the Rolling Thunder Drag Strip in Pacific Junction, Iowa. Just off I-29 at Exit 35.   More information on the track can be found at In conjunction with the Pontiac drag's is the 25th Anniversary Pontiac-GMC-Oakland Show on August 26th, 2007. This is being held at the Nebraska Crossings Outlet Center, just 10 minutes west of Omaha, off I-80 at exit 432. 

For more information contact  Joe Dyrda at (402)-679-1781, e-mail, or Shawn Kniesly (402)-706-6750, e-mail

Download the event flyer here!

Check out the Pontiac Owners Association web site

or contact the  Nebraskaland Chapter POCI

Here are some pics from last years event

The Constant Crew


Shot of the track tower

KRE / Tin Indian Performance booth at the event

The 2006 Ames Performance Pontiac Nationals was another memorable event.  We hope to have a recap up here shortly.  In short, Pete and Andi Woodruff put on another great show.  Weather was great as well.

Check out Jeff Kauffman's wild ride in his new Blown Alky Digger!

Jeff Kauffman's Blown Alky Digger

Click here for a video of the pass!

Click here for a much smaller WMV file!

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