Holley LS Fest 2017 has come and gone, but not before we filled Bowling Green, KY with more than 720,000 horsepower of the highest-quality LS and current generation LT-powered autocross, drag, drift, and show cars and trucks in the nation. Holley's Bowling Green show has grown in both participants and attendees each year, and with
The already popular Brian Tooley Racing/Car Craft Bolt-On Power Challenge, new to LS Fest this year, pits two teams of talented mechanics against one another. The objective: pick up more horsepower than your opponent after both are given a choice of identical components, including Holley EFI systems. Big 3 Racing had a Chevy S-10 pickup
Drivers from around the country tested their skills at the Forgeline Grass Roots Motorsports Road Course Challenge, a popular attraction at Holley LS Fest year after year contested on the NCM Motorsports Park course not far from Beech Bend Raceway Park in Bowling Green, KY. David Cordner came out on top in the always tough
POWER ADDER 1 Jessie Coulter '00 Chevy Corvette – 1277 horsepower 2 Brian Tooley '09 Chevy Corvette – 1255 horsepower 3 Charles Chappel '93 Ford Mustang – 1130 horsepower NON POWER ADDER 1 Kasey Artmayer '08 Chevy Corvette – 640 horsepower 2 Serjio Pulido '08 Chevy Corvette – 545 horsepower 3 Jacob Batz '08 Chevy Corvette – 524 horsepower ''
After all the tire smoke from more than 1,200 cars and three days of non-stop action literally had cleared, Danny Popp walked off with the top prize, the Grand Champion crown. With a record crowd looking on – the biggest in the long history of Beech Bend Raceway Park – Popp drove his '03 Corvette
Words & Images: Mario Johnston Holley LS Fest is an event unlike any other; a massive celebration of any and all things powered by the mighty GM LS series of v8 engines. Now in its eighth year at the Beech Bend Raceway park in Bowling Green, Kentucky, LS Fest has become a must attend event
LS Fest isn't all about smoking tires and banging gears (mostly, sure, but not all). It's also home to one of the greatest car shows you'll ever see, the ACCEL/LS1 Tech.com Show-N-Shine. There's a class for just about every kind of car you can think of – street rods, muscle cars, late-model machinery, new trucks,
LINGENFELTER COPO BATTLE AT THE GREEN Former NHRA national event finalist Emily Volkman drove her '15 COPO Camaro to the Lingenfelter COPO Battle at the Green victory with a final-round decision over Brian Palcisko. Palcisko had the slightly better reaction time, but Volkman was closer to her dial with a 9.20 on a 9.17 dial
A warm hello and thank you goes out to all of the participants, spectators, vendors, and staff that it took to put on the largest LS Fest event to date! We know that participants are eagerly awaiting the full results for each event category and are working diligently to get that up as soon as possible.
Race cars, street rods, rat rods, muscle cars, and trucks – if it's powered by an LS (or current-generation LT) engine, there's something at Holley LS Fest just for you. Drag racing, autocross, drifting, road-course racing, a 3S challenge, a dyno competition, the Bolt-On Power Challenge, and a burnout contest are just part of the