Made In America-Tenneco, Paragould, AR
Nov07

Made In America-Tenneco, Paragould, AR

by Rob Mullner, Chief Enthusiast-JC Whitney Photos by the Author The latest episode of Made In America finds us halfway across the country in Paragould, Arkansas, to visit Tenneco Inc. This plant produces Monroe®shocks and struts and Rancho®shocks for distribution in the aftermarket. Arriving at the plant, we immediately got a sense of the scale of the operation. In addition to being one of the largest employers in Paragould, the...

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Motorspirit: What does it take to win?
Nov07

Motorspirit: What does it take to win?

By Rob Alen Please visit www.themotorspirit.com | YouTube “themotorspirit” To win/themotorspirit.com The motorspirit take on what it takes to win. What’s that something within the driver. Famous #5 Racing Cars/themotorspirit Motorspirit is picking the right number for your race car. That number is 5. What’s within the racing driver to win? There are many books on race car driving, you just might be interested in a few:...

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Gambler 500 Illinois Event Report
Oct10

Gambler 500 Illinois Event Report

by Rob Mullner, Chief Enthusiast – JC Whitney It was very early Saturday morning when the fear gripped me-what if we threw a party for lovers of $500 cars and the adventures awaiting them on the inaugural Gambler 500 and no one showed up at JC Whitney LaSalle, IL? Fortunately, before I could ponder further and share my concerns with Toby, JC Whitney store manager, Eric, Truck Master General and Tom our videographer, the first...

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Motorspirit: IndyCar Series at Mid-Ohio
Sep15

Motorspirit: IndyCar Series at Mid-Ohio

By Rob Alen Please visit www.themotorspirit.com | YouTube “themotorspirit” IndyCar @ Mid-Ohio 2017 Motorspirit at Mid-Ohio for the IndyCar Honda 200. Atmosphere, background, and action //The IndyCar season concludes this weekend at Sonoma. The Championship is still up for grabs among 4-to-5 drivers. Can’t say that about F1. //Open wheel racing has been a tough slog…how about equal points for qualifying as for a win, then...

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Ocean City Jeep Week Event Report – Ocean City MD
Sep06

Ocean City Jeep Week Event Report – Ocean City MD

by Rob Mullner, Chief Enthusiast US Auto Parts The last stop on the JC Whitney Wrench and Ride 2017 Tour found us halfway across the country from our home base in LaSalle, IL and seaside in Ocean City Maryland. It’s a great place to celebrate the end of Summer and we have grown to appreciate the great variety of Jeeps and Jeepers that attend Ocean City. We met people from all over the East Coast and they brought their families and...

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All Breeds Jeep Show-York, PA July 15-16, 2017
Sep06

All Breeds Jeep Show-York, PA July 15-16, 2017

by Rob Mullner, Chief Enthusiast US Auto Parts We looked forward to our return to York, PA and All Breeds Jeep Show organized by the PA Jeeps Club. Our experience at this show last year was spectacular with many attendees sharing JC Whitney stories from years and Jeep projects prior. Jeepers from all over the East Coast drive to York for the show and the fairgrounds were full of Jeeps and campers who took advantage of the nice weather...

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