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May 2014
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Special Feature
Hot Topics: Valve Spring Rates, Injector Modification
This month, PRI's industry insiders weigh in on a pair of subjects. First, our experts discuss the factors to consider in selecting the correct valve spring rate for a given application. Then, we examine whether it's a good idea for racers who seek greater horsepower to modify fuel injectors.
Special Feature
Lois Brayfield: Creating A Call-To-Action That Matters
In 2014, PRI's monthly online-only article series presents experts in the fields of retail sales, marketing, management and more. This month, Lois Brayfield of J.Schmid in Mission, Kansas, explains how racing professionals can get customers to truly hear and respond to their marketing messages
Sponsored Tech Feature
Dart's Richard Maskin Shares His Flexible Honing Strategies
Dart masters the "peaks and valleys" of custom engine block production with an advanced flexible honing system. The Sunnen SV-20 uses programmable control to replicate "best" engine parameters and produce expert results with minimal operator expertise. Click here to read the full article.
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Initial Floor Plan For 2014 PRI Trade Show Goes Live In May 
Booth plotting is under way, and later this month the PRI team will release the initial floor plan for the 2014 Performance Racing Industry Trade Show, which takes place December 11-13, at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis. Check the PRI website toward the end of May for the first look at this year's Trade Show layout. 
2014 PRI Show Housing Open For Exhibitors, Attendees
Motorsports professionals planning to attend or exhibit in the 2014 PRI Trade Show can now make travel arrangements through PRI Housing. Don't delay, as tens of thousands of visitors are expected in Indianapolis for the big event, and Host Hotel accommodations typically sell out FAST. Visit PRI Housing online today
Trailers Relocated Outside Convention Center In 2014
In order to create more booth space for racing parts manufacturers inside the main Exhibit Halls of the Indiana Convention Center, PRI Trade Show management has announced that trailer companies will not have space available inside the Convention Center for the display of their trailers in 2014.
Where Racing Gets Down To Business
Realize Unlimited Marketing Power In PRI's July Edition
Contents include: Dirt Late Model Market; Race Oils & Lubricants (w/ Interactive Sidebar); Pushrods & Lifters; Shocks & Springs; Crankshafts (w/ Harmonic Dampers Sidebar); Radiators, Water Pumps & Fans; Trailer Accessories; Unlimited/Unrestricted Racing; and More. Contact a PRI sales manager today!
Surefire Sales Strategies In PRI's May Issue, Now Online
Full of business opportunities in sprints, midgets and more, PRI's May issue provides the inside track on events, series and products in Open Wheel Racing. Also, learn how to develop an effective on-site sales program with our feature on Trackside Vending; discover the latest in EFI; and much more. Review the May issue online.
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July 2014 Ad Space Closes:
May 23, 2014
July 2014 Art Deadline:
May 28, 2014
Contact us today at (949) 499-5413 for more information on advertising with PRI.
PRI Hits The Road To Visit West Coast Racing Cos.  

It's been a busy spring for PRI, as we've been able to drop in on a number of racing companies throughout California and the Pacific Northwest in recent weeks. Among our stops: AEM Performance Electronics, Edelbrock, Shaver Specialties Racing Engines, Donovan Engineering, Sparta Evolution, and Smith Brothers Pushrods.       

GM Breaks Ground On New Performance & Racing Center 
General Motors has begun construction of a state-of-the-art facility for race engine design and development, as well as an electric motor lab and gear center. Engineers and technicians from GM's race engineering center in Wixom, Michigan, will move to the new facility in mid-2015.
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