Permatex Introduces Brake Cleaning Wipes

The Permatex division of Illinois Tool Works has introduced Permatex Brake Cleaning Wipes for use in brake service repair and maintenance applications. The wipes can also be used for cleaning brake drums, abutment clips, slide pins, calipers, and brake hardware as well as other parts and tools. The water-based cleansing wipe is designed to remove […]

Motorsports Schedule 2016

[su_table] Date Race Venue Location Mar. 11-12 LODRS Region 2 Auto Plus Raceway Gainesville, FL Mar. 18-20 Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals Auto Plus Raceway Gainesville, FL Apr. 22-24 NHRA Four-Wide Nationals zMax Dragway Concord, NC Apr. 29-30 LODRS Region 1 Virginia Motorsports Park Petersburg, VA May 27-28 LODRS Region 1 Maple Grove Raceway Mohnton, […]

Permatex/Follow-A-Dream Team Ties All-time Best In 2015


HARTFORD, Conn. — The 2015 Permatex/Follow-A-Dream Team, sponsored by Permatex, has completed one of its most successful NHRA campaigns at the top of its game with 2nd place regional and 7th place finishes in the NHRA Top Alcohol Funny Car standings. Three wins during the season, with two of them back-to-back, and strong performances throughout […]


Marstons Mills, MA.-April 25, 2016-Jay Blake’s Permatex/Follow A Dream Top Alcohol Funny Car team was well-prepared and ready to go all the way to the final round of this weekend’s NHRA 4-Wide Nationals at zMAX Dragway in Concord, North Carolina. Unfortunately, the team managed to get just halfway to its goal before a slippery track […]

Follow A Dream Motorsports Schedule 2017

(This schedule is tentative) Date Location City State March 9-12 Gainseville Points Race Gainseville FL March 16-19 Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gator Nationals Gainseville FL April 21-22 Virginia Points Race Richmond VA April 28-30 Four-Wide Nationals Charlotte NC May 26-27 Maple Grove Points Race Reading PA June 22-25 Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals Norwalk OH […]

Permatex Sponsors Follow A Dream Race Team for 13th Straight NHRA Racing Season

– Team eager to improve on 2nd place finish in the 2016 Eastern Region – Hartford, CT… Permatex®, a leading innovator in chemical technology for automotive maintenance and repair, will continue its perennial sponsorship of the Follow A Dream Race Team as the team’s corporate sponsor for the 2017 NHRA Championship Top Alcohol Funny Car […]

Derek West takes on his 8th King of the Hammers!

February 2-10, 2017….Derek West and team # 20 left for Johnson Valley, California on Thursday Feb. 2nd after months of preparation for the opening race of the 2017 season, which is also the biggest race of the every season. The week was full of media, photo shoots & prepping for qualifying. Derek qualified on Tuesday Feb. […]

Derek West takes 1st at the Outlaw Race Series!

Saturday, Feb. 25th, 2017….Derek West and his wife, Ashley and daughter, London attended the 1st Outlaw Off Road Racing Series event held at the Rock Creek Off Road Park in Booneville, Arkansas. This new Midwest series was created by several racers. It is based on a mix of skills in the woods, rocks, & hills in 2 timed laps for the best combined overall […]

Ariel Biggs Racing takes home win during Sokola Shootout at Perris Auto Speedway

Ariel Biggs won the Young Gun Sprints race during the Sokola Shootout at Perris Auto Speedway last weekend, March 4-5th, 2017. Permatex is a main sponsor of Ariel Biggs and Ariel Biggs Racing. The victory was Biggs’ first checkered flag of the year, but she looks to build on the success throughout her 2017 campaign. […]