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 December 8, 2016 (Indianapolis, IN)
James Hardin and the “Cheatin’ Situation” Will Be on Display at The PBM Booth at the 2016 PRI Show

James won several events in 2016 with his new World Products engine, including the biggest win of his career in Owensboro, KY.

Former Super Stock 2WD Champion with the Battle of the Bluegrass, James Hardin and his “Cheatin’ Situation Chevy will be on display, hosted by PBM Performance Parts at the 2016 PRI Show in Indianapolis, IN. The Hardins use a combination of a World Product Chevy engine and and PBM parts in their pulling trucks and also use PBM parts in all the motors they build.  PBM is an industry leader in performance racing parts.

James is the son of the winningest Super Stock 2WD Truck puller of all time, Jim Hardin and the famous Moonshine Minnie. Fans and drivers are urged to stop by the PBM booth and pick up the 2017 Schedule, available only at the PBM booth this week. PBM is located in Green Hall, booth number 1443

The PRI show will be held from Thurs. December 8 through Sat. December 10, 2016. It is the largest annual racing industry trade show in the United States.

PBM, formerly Engine Parts Warehouse and established in 1964, is a company that started its racing business in the circle track world. As the growth of pulling has continued for the past several years, PBM is now being able to serve the pulling community with its products that can be shipped directly to shops and drivers. Products that PBM has includes connecting rods, crankshafts, fasteners, gaskets, oil pans, rocker arms and more. PBM also manufacturers many of its products.  

Erson Cams, also founded in 1964, has been a leader in racing including circle track, drag racing, and world speed records. Erson has been known as a company that’s products give the racer the horsepower they need, but also are very easy on the valve train components. Erson was bought by PBM in 2006 and is carry on the tradition that was started by in 1964. Erson also does custom cam work, and the turnaround time is the best in the industry. Parts include lifters, valve springs and much more.  

World Products was founded in 1987, and is known for their reliability in their engine blocks. World Products started by making high performance small blocks, but has grown to include big blocks as well. World’s blocks and heads are loaded with horsepower enhancing features that make them superior to OEM castings. World Products are made in the USA and use high strength iron alloys. A state of the art facility used high end CNC machines and their technicians are very experienced. Engine and cylinder heads are keep in stock to ensure customers across the United States for quick and easy delivery.

For more information about PBM Performance Parts, Erson Cams, and World Products, please visit their website: http://www.pbm-erson.com/
For more information about the Battle of the Bluegrass Pulling Series, please visit http://www.bluegrasspulling.com

 October 26, 2016 (Louisville, KY)
‘Hooked On Dirt’ Adds Two Local Channels To Airdate Schedule

hooked-on-dirt-no-vehicle-smAmerica’s first reality television show that features the sport of truck and tractor pulling, ‘Hooked On Dirt’ is now available on local channels in the Louisville area. The show features the staff and drivers of the Battle of the Bluegrass Pulling Series which is the largest sanctioning body of truck and tractor pulling in the region. The Battle of the Bluegrass Series, based out of Louisville, KY, sanctions pulling events in Kentucky, Indiana, Ohio and Tennessee.

nancy-wilson‘Hooked On Dirt’ features drivers such as Pro Street Semi driver Tim Ashley, Monty Craigmyle, Derek McWhorter and the crew from River City Truck Parts. Also featured in the show are Battle of the Bluegrass Series Champions in the Super Stock 2WD Truck Class Kevin and Nancy WIlson. Light Limited Super Stock Tractor drivers are also featured with Brad and Kenny Powell, Ron Mitchell Lindsey & Allen Moore. The show gives a unique view into those involved with the sport both on and off the track.

‘Hooked On Dirt’ can now be seen on the following channels:

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Thursday: 6:30 PM (After Kentuckiana Motorsports)
Friday: 12:30 AM (After Kentuckiana Motorsports)
Saturday 12:30 PM (After Kentuckiana Motorsports)
Monday: 7:00PM (After The Business Spotlight)
Thursday: 10:30PM (After Kentuckiana Motorsports)
Saturday: 5:30PM (After Texas Music Scene)
Mondays: 7:30PM & 10:30PM ET
Thursday: 6:30PM ET
(Also available online at www.revntv.com)

For more information, photos and videos of the Battle of the Bluegrass Pulling Series, please visit their website at www.bluegrasspulling.com

For more information, driver profiles, updated channel listings and air dates for ‘Hooked On Dirt’, please visit www.hookedondirt.com