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Shakelton Auto & Truck Center Partners with Five Mile Point in 2016

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Shakelton Auto & Truck Center Partners with Five Mile Point in 2016

Shakelton Auto & Truck Center Partners with Five Mile Point in 2016 June 25, 2016 - Five Mile Point Speedway is gearing up for one of the biggest July months in the history of the speedway. We are excited to announce the newly formed partnership with Shakelton Auto & Truck Parts for the upcoming DIRTCar Super Dirt Series event on Tuesday, July 12th. DIRTCAR SUPER DIRT SERIES EVENT QUICKLY APPROACHING AT FIVE MILE POINT SPEEDWAY ON TUESDAY, JULY 12TH. SHAKELTON AUTO & TRUCK CENTERS SIGNS ON AS PRESENTING EVENT SPONSOR FOR HUGE MODIFIED EVENT AT FMP. KIRKWOOD, NY…The biggest event of...

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What Does Detailing Clay Remove?

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What Does Detailing Clay Remove?

Your vehicle is under constant assault from airborne pollutants. Brake dust, industrial fallout, acid rain deposits and rail dust all can adhere to your vehicle. These contaminants often contain metal particulates, which accounts for the ease with which they penetrate the clear coat to attack the paint below. These contaminants then oxidize, and they allow rust to spread beneath the clear coat. Tiny orange spots today, total paint system failure tomorrow! Detailing clay removes these contaminants in order to keep the paint healthy and vibrant. Detailing Clay also removes stubborn sap, tar, and bug remains. Detailing clay works wonder on...

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NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week

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NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week

In racing everyone knows there are racers, owners, promoters, officials and fans but many times the major players get overlooked; the sponsors are some of the true champions of the sport we all love. While at Volusia Speedway during Speed Weeks we got to meet some very special people and sat down with them to learn how the NAPA sponsorship at Super DIRT Week came to be. George Shakelton, Jr. owns six NAPA Stores in the Catskill area of New York State and his dedication to NAPA goes hand in hand with his love of racing. He was one of...

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Keep your engine bay clean and looking like new

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Keep your engine bay clean and looking like new

All of us DIY'ers work on our own cars and take great pride in keeping them looking nice which means you more than likely wash and wax your vehicle too. When was the last time you washed your engine bay? Most people don't touch the engine bay because it's hidden and honestly who ever sees what is inside besides you or another mechanic? Well, proper cleaning actually helps to prevents damage and also helps you to locate possible trouble before it becomes an issue. Step 1 - Wait until your engine is cleaned off and unhook your battery. We recommend...

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