PerTronix Company News

2016

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2015

Clint “The Milkman” Hairston Wins Street Car Super Nationals

Dec 07 - Clint “The Milkman” Hairston Wins Street Car Super Nationals

HMR Debuts Big Block at Bowling Green

Jun 15 - HMR Debuts Big Block at Bowling Green

PerTronix acquires Spyke Inc

May 12 - PerTronix acquires Spyke Inc

Hairston Racing Motorsports 2014 Recap & 2015 Plans

Jan 20 - Hairston Racing Motorsports 2014 Recap & 2015 Plans

2014

PerTronix SEMA 2014 Power Automedia Interviews

Nov 14 - Interviews from SEMA Show 2014 featuring the latest performance products from PerTronix, Doug's Headers, JBA Exhaust and Patriot Exhaust.

Clint “The Milkman” Hairston Qualifies #5 at Indy

Nov 13 - Clint “The Milkman” Hairston Qualifies #5 at Indy

Clint “The Milkman” Hairston Qualifies #8 at Route 66 Raceway

Nov 13 - Clint “The Milkman” Hairston Qualifies #8 at Route 66 Raceway

Clint " The Milkman" Hairston Qualifies 6th at NMCA Muscle Car Nationals

Jul 09 - Madison, IL (May 2014) – HMR arrived at Gateway Motorsports Park for the inaugural NMCA Muscle Car Nationals with our new Elite Performance small block twin turbo “bullet”.

2013

Patriot Exhaust Introduces New Headers for LS Swapped ’73-87 C10s

Oct 15 - Patriot Exhaust Introduces New Headers for LS Swapped ’73-87 C10s

Doug's Headers Dodge/Plymouth 5.7/6.1/6.4 Hemi Swap Headers

Oct 10 - Doug's Headers Dodge/Plymouth 5.7/6.1/6.4 Hemi Swap Headers

Street Legal TV Installs Doug's Electric Cut-Outs

Oct 09 - Street Legal TV Installs Doug's Electric Cut-Outs

Spotlight on Pro Street's Clint Hairston

Oct 02 - Spotlight on Pro Street's Clint Hairston

Hairston Motorsports & Racing Goes to Indy

Sep 10 - Hairston Motorsports and Racing Goes to Indy and Qualifies #1 in Competition Eliminator

Hairston Motorsports & Racing Goes to Norwalk

Aug 29 - Hairston Motorsports and Racing Goes to Norwalk

Corvette C3 Side Mount Headers and Side Tubes

Jul 29 - Corvette Online installs a set of Doug's side mount headers and side tubes.

National Street Rod Association Nationals August 1st - 4th

Jul 23 - PerTronix will be attending the National Street Rod Association Nationals again this year.

Clint "The Milkman" Hairston in Semi-Finals

Apr 29 - Clint "The Milkman" Hairston in Semi-Finals

PerTronix at Techno Classica Fair

Apr 16 - PerTronix Dealer attends Techno Classica Fair in Essen Germany

2012

Clint “The Milkman” Hairston Wins at Indy…Sets Records

Oct 23 - Clint “The Milkman” Hairston Wins at Indy…Sets Records

Clint “The Milkman” Hairston Wins at Bowling Green

Aug 28 - Clint “The Milkman” Hairston Wins at Bowling Green

Clint “The Milkman” Hairston Goes #1 at NMRA/NMCA Joliet

Aug 01 - Joliet, IL (July) – HMR returned to action at the Nitto Tire NMRA/NMCA All-Star Nationals after sitting out the Maryland race while repairs and updates to the car were being finished up at Jerry Bickel Race Cars.

HMR GTO Qualifiies Number One

Jul 23 - Hairston Motorsports GTO qualifies first at NMRA/NMCA Chicago (6.06 et / 245 mph)

HMR GTO Back On The Track

Jul 12 - Hairston Motorports GTO will be back on the track at Chicagoland Raceway

NMCA Pro Street Speed Record

Jun 12 - Clint Hairston Sets NMCA Pro Street National Speed Record 245.72MPH

2011

HMR GTO/ JEGS PRO MOD Qualifying and Going Rounds

Jul 12 - HMR GTO/ JEGS PRO MOD Qualifying and Going Rounds

Street Rodder Magazine Project Car

Apr 18 - Since 1996 Street Rodder magazine has built a project vehicle in conjunction with various industry manufacturers...

Doug's Apparel Now Available

Mar 16 - The very popular Doug's caps and t-shirts are now available

NEW Duttweiler Dart Little Chief Small Block Engine Ready to Go

Feb 14 - NEW Duttweiler Dart Little Chief Small Block Engine Ready to Go

2010

Hairston Motorsports & Racing Qualifies #12 at SCSN

Dec 23 - Las Vegas, NV (November 18-21) - The Hairston Motorsports & Racing team attended the incredible Street Car Super Nationals and was successful in qualifying in the #12 spot in the 32 car field.

Hairston Motorsports & Racing Going to NMCA

Dec 23 - Alta Loma, CA (December 17, 2010) - The Hairston Motorsports & Racing team will be relocating their operation to Columbus, OH in 2011 and plans to compete in the NMCA Pro Street category.

Hairston wins 2010 PSCA Championship

Dec 02 - Clint Hairston Wins the 2010 PSCA Pro Street World Championship

Hairston Motorsports & Racing Qualifies Third and Sets New MPH Record

Oct 27 - The Hairston Motorsports & Racing team just attended the Pacific Street Car Association (PSCA) Hughes Performance Arizona Nationals, at Firebird Raceway.

Hairston Motorsports & Racing Qualifies First And Goes To The Finals

Oct 27 - The Hairston Motorsports & Racing team just attended the Pacific Street Car Association (PSCA) Accufab West Coast Nationals, at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

Hairston Motorsports Wins Again

Aug 23 - Hairston Motorsports & Racing Brings Home Win & Sets another Record

Hairston Motorsports & Racing Qualifies #1 In Las Vegas & Goes to The Finals

Jun 22 - Hairston Motorsports & Racing Qualifies #1 In Las Vegas & Goes to The Finals

Hairston Motorsports & Racing Wins California Nationals, Makes History, & Sets Records

May 25 - Hairston Motorsports & Racing Wins California Nationals, Makes History, & Sets Records

Hairston Racing Sets Pro Street Records

Feb 08 - Hairston Racing Sets Pro Street National ET & MPH Records

Hairston Racing Finishes 2009 Strong

Jan 14 - The Hairston Motorsports and Racing team finishes second in Street Car Super Nationals

2009

PerTronix to Sponser Street Rodder 2010 Road Tour Car

Dec 15 - Since 1996 Street Rodder magazine has built a project vehicle in conjunction with various industry manufacturers and then Jerry Dixey has driven it to many events around the country logging 20,000+ miles per year with each leg of the tour featured in Street Rodder.

Hairston Racing Sets Pro Street National ET Record

Sep 11 - Hairston Racing Sets Pro Street National ET Record at 6.284 seconds!

Hairston Racing Sets Pro Street National Speed Record

Aug 11 - Hairston Motorsports Racing sets national speed record while winning the West Coast Hot Rod Association "Shootout at Sundown" race.

Job Openning: Electrical Engineer

May 06 - PerTronix is now taking applications for an Electrical Engineer position

VaraFlow Muffler

Mar 16 - The new VaraFlow muffler information...

2008

PerTronix Acquires JBA Performance Exhaust

Dec 01 - November 26, 2008… San Dimas, California We are pleased to announce the addition of JBA Performance Exhaust to our growing family of exhaust brands.

Hairston Racing Finishes PSCA Season Strong

Nov 19 - The Pertronix Performance Products sponsored Hairston Racing Pro Street GTO qualified #1 at the last two Pacific Street Car Association races running a career best of 6.32 @ 226.85 MPH at the PSCA World Finals

Hairston Racing Finds the Winner’s Circle Again

Oct 10 - Hairston Pro Street GTO Wins PCA Phoenix Race

PerTronix / Hairston Racing GTO in Phoenix

Sep 17 - The PerTronix / Hairston Racing GTO will be racing at the next PSCA event in Phoenix

See complete Jim Hairston interview

Aug 11 - See Jim's complete interview with Courtney Hansen from the Powerblock TV show.

Powerblock TV

Aug 01 - See the PerTronix Pontiac GTO and our own Jim Hairston on August 2nd & 3rd.

NSRA Street Rod Nationals

Jul 31 - Come visit our booth

New Website Launched

Jul 21 - A new website has been launched for Patriot Defender products.

Hairston GTO Wins

Apr 22 - Hairston Racing Wins at Bakerfield

2007

Hairston Motorsports Racing 2007 GTO Update

Dec 26 - Hairiston Motorsports is gearing up for the 2008 racing season

Come visit PerTronix Performance Products at the Performance Racing Industry Show

Nov 21 - PerTronix will be attending the PRI Show.

New PerTronix Web Site Launched!

Nov 16 - We are pleased to announce that PerTronix, Inc. has completely redesigned their web site. After months of construction, the new PerTronix web site was launched on October 30, 2007.

New 2008 Patriot Exhaust Catalog

Oct 29 - Patriot Exhaust continues to offer the best value for the dollar of any brand in the industry. Known for years as a primary exhaust supplier to the Street Rod and Custom Car enthusiast, our 2008 catalog grows again with many new applications for the Muscle Car market.

New Jerry Bickel Race Cars 2007 GTO

Oct 01 - Hairston Motorsports and Racing debuted a new Jerry Bickel Race Cars 2007 GTO at the PSCA "West Coast Shootout" in August at the California Speedway.

2007 Catalogs Now Available

Sep 01 - Be sure to check out our new ignition and exhaust catalogs -- all new for 2007!  We are excited about the addition of Doug’s Headers to our PerTronix Exhaust Division with many new header applications for muscle cars, SUVS and trucks.

2006

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2005

Pertronix Attends SEMA 2005

Jul 06 - Photos from SEMA 2005

PerTronix Purchases the Assets of Doug’s Headers

Jan 14 - On January 14, 2005 PerTronix Inc. purchased the assets of Doug’s Headers, a 47 year old exhaust products manufacturer and a current SEMA member.

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