Alex Healey 09/22/2015
Holley Performance Products is pleased to announce the acquisition of the El Paso, TX based MSD Group. The MSD Group includes iconic brands such as MSD, Mr. Gasket, ACCEL, Superchips, Edge, Racepak, Mallory, Hays, QuickTime, and Lakewood.
“We are excited to bring together the great legacies of Holley Performance Products and MSD Group. The combination of these brands will provide our customers with the most complete offering of performance products in the industry,” said Holley President & CEO, Tom Tomlinson. “We are aggressively developing innovative new products at Holley and we will continue to build upon the fine job the MSD Group is already doing.”
Tomlinson continued, “Our goal is to offer solutions to automotive enthusiasts so they can achieve their goals while pursuing their automotive passions. We look forward to working with the MSD Group team, including Russell Stephens at MSD, Dave Martinez at Powerteq, and Tim Anderson at Racepak, to marry our technologies and talents to build these solutions.”
Holley is a leader in the performance automotive aftermarket with products powering race cars and high-performance vehicles found the world over.
Holley was founded in 1903 around the advent of the automobile and has been a supplier to every major American OEM automobile manufacturer. Holley supplied half of the fuel systems in WWII including those for land vehicles, marine, and aircraft. Its primary focus today is in the high-performance aftermarket where its world famous carburetion has won more races than all others combined. Holley is proactive in developing EFI systems for street users and professional racers alike. Holley manufactures products under the famous brand names including Holley, Hooker Headers, Flowtech, Earl's, NOS Nitrous Oxide Systems, Demon, Weiand, and Diablosport. For more information about Holley, www.holley.com.
In January of 2015, MSD Performance purchased the ACCEL Performance Group. The MSDP Group, a global leader in vehicle aftermarket performance ignition and tuning technology, made the decision to merge the top two companies in the automotive ignition industry worldwide—MSD and Mallory. Mallory will no longer manufacture its product line after March 31st. However, MSD will produce and service Mallory distributor replacement parts such as caps, rotors, points, and nearly 100 other items.
MSD will continue to offer the Mallory fuel products by transitioning to the MSD brand of products. Additionally, MSD will offer the repair of Mallory products and will honor all existing warranties. Beginning April 1, all Customer Service or Technical calls will be routed to El Paso through our toll free number, 800-246-0270.
Mallory Ignition would like to congratulate Erik Jones and Venturini Motorsports on winning the Primera Plastics 200 at Berlin Raceway. Jones had led the most laps at the previous race at Pocono Raceway but had to surrender the lead with only a few laps left after scraping the wall. At Berlin, Jones led 154 laps including the final 124 to take home the checkered flag.
Congratulations to Brennan "The Bull" Poole, for his win at the Allen Crowe Memorial 100 this past Sunday. This marks another checkered flag for Venturini Motorsports one race after Erik Jones took their No. 15 Toyota to victory lane. This week, with Poole at the helm of the No. 15, the Venturinis got the "W" on the dirt track.
The ARCA Racing series used the Mallory CT Pro ignition trays, the most reliable ignition systems in circle track racing. Need a reliable ignition system for your street or race car? Check out the offering here on Mallory-Ignition.com.
Congratulations to Corey LaJoie on winning his 2nd straight ARCA Racing Series race. Corey won the ModSpace 125 at Pocono Raceway on his first visit to the track. Mallory Ignition extends a big time congratulations to Corey and the entire No.17 Medallion Financial Ford team on this great win.