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Mar

18

Robert Hight Continues His Domination

Robert Hight continues his domination in the Funny Car class, earning his 47th NHRA National event win Sunday in Gainesville, Florida.  Check out all the highlights below.   NHRA Robert Hight defeated a slew of veteran drag racers on his way to winning Sunday’s 50th annual NHRA Gatornationals at Gainesville Raceway. The two-time world champion…

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Feb

25

The NHRA Season Continues in Phoenix

Robert Hight was again the number one qualifier at the NHRA event in Phoenix this weekend, leading the JFR team.  Despite coming up short in the semifinal round, Hight continues to lead the points battle heading into the Gatornationals next month in Florida.  Check out all the highlights below. NHRA   Robert Hight maintains the…

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Feb

13

Robert Hight wins NHRA Winternationals!

The NHRA teams were rained out Sunday afternoon, but Monday brought clear skies and a Funny Car victory for Robert Hight at the Winternations in Pomona, California.  Check out all the highlights below. NHRA   Robert Hight raced to victory at the weather delayed NHRA Winternationals, the opening event of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag…

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Oct

14

PEAK Coolant & Antifreeze and BlueDEF Partner with Stewart-Haas Racing!

STEWART-HAAS NASCAR PARTNERSHIP   Old World Industries, the makers of PEAK Coolant & Antifreeze and BlueDEF Diesel Exhaust Fluid and Equipment announced today that it has partnered with Stewart-Haas Racing and will be the primary sponsor for driver Clint Bowyer and the No. 14 team for three Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races in 2019…

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Aug

22

OWI LAUNCHES NEW PROGRAM AIMED AT GIVING BACK TO THE LOCAL COMMUNITY

Northbrook, IL – Announcing Old World Industries as the proud sponsor of Mexico en el Carazón 2018.  Mexico en el Carazón is an initiative that every year with great success brings from Mexico to the Mexican-Mexican-American community and the American public in general, a high-quality show which presents the most representative of music, dance and…

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Jul

26

PEAK Launches Line of OET Coolants

DID YOU KNOW … The mix of vehicles on the road has changed significantly over the last 20 years? (AutoCare Association, 2018; IHS/ POLK, 2015)   Currently in the US almost half of all passenger cars and light duty vehicles on the road are Asian brands (IHS/ POLK, 2015).  As the vehicle population shifted from being…

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Jul

23

FORCE Wins #159 at Mile High Nationals in Denver

John Force captured his 149th Funny Car victory Sunday at Bandimere Speedway in Denver, Colorado. The winningest driver in NHRA history defeated Matt Hagan, Cruz Pedregon, daughter Courtney Force, and long-time rival Ron Capps in the finals. After outrunning Matt Hagan, then beating Cruz Pedregon on a hole-shot, Force, the number five qualifier, faced the number…

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Jul

05

PEAK® Coolant & Antifreeze, BlueDEF® Diesel Exhaust Fluid Partner with Haas F1 Team

HAAS F1 PARTNERSHIP   Old World Industries announced today that it has partnered with the Haas F1 Team in the FIA Formula One World Championship. PEAK and BlueDEF will be featured on the nose of the team’s racecars driven by Romain Grosjean and Kevin Magnussen throughout the remainder of the 2018 season beginning with this weekends…

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Jun

20

Transmission Failure? Don’t Lose Your Cool.

No driver ever wants to experience transmission failure. They can be a real pain to deal with and quite a costly repair, too. Depending on what type of car or truck you drive, you might be looking at thousands of dollars to repair or replace a transmission.   Why did the transmission fail?   90%…

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Jun

12

How To Spot A Blown Hose and Prevent It

A blown hose in your cooling system is a common mechanical emergency that has happened to the best of us. Don’t blow your own top if you have one. Here’s what you can do to diagnose a blown hose and prevent a #MechanicalEmergency.   Check the condition of your hose.   Over time, the hose…

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Jun

11

A Great Weekend for Team PEAK

The PEAK team had a fantastic weekend!  Clint Bowyer won the rain shortened NASCAR race in Pennsylvania while Courtney Force continued her dominance in the Funny Car category, winning her fourth race of the season in Virginia.  Check out all the race highlights below. NHRA   Courtney Force dominated the Funny Car category this weekend…

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May

31

Avoid Thermostat Failure With A Simple Check-Up

  When thermostat failure happens in your vehicle, you’ll feel it. On a winter day, while everyone’s freezing outside, you’ll be inside your car freezing, too. It’s not always easy to diagnose why your thermostat malfunctions or fails, but generally it’s likely you haven’t been performing simple coolant maintenance.   What does the thermostat do?…

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