MCHENRY, Ill. (Oct. 28, 2014) — Brake Parts Inc. will announce the grand prize winner of its Raybestos-brand 1971 Chevrolet Camaro RS “G-Machine” sweepstakes during the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX), Nov. 4-6 at the Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas.
Muscle car builder Jeff Schwartz directed construction of the vehicle at his shop, Schwartz Performance in Woodstock, Ill. The Raybestos Camaro RS features a 700-plus horsepower Schwartz-modified, GM LS3 V8 engine with SLP supercharger, mated to a Tremec six-speed manual transmission and severe-duty Moser nine-inch rear axle. The car also features Raybestos Element3 brake pads with Enhanced Hybrid Technology (EHT).
“The Raybestos Camaro Sweepstakes has been an exciting promotion, and a huge success, as we received more than 400,000 entries for the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to receive the keys to this truly unique masterpiece on wheels. We would like to thank everyone who entered the sweepstakes and for being loyal Raybestos brand customers,” said Bruce Tartaglione, senior vice president of global sales and marketing for Brake Parts Inc.
The winner of the contest, which was open to automotive technicians and DIYers, will be announced at the Brake Parts Inc. booth No. 838.