Larry Pacey CEO of National Performance Warehouse, Chase Knight, former racer and Crane Cams drive train expert and several others were recognized for their racing achievements and support of Miami Hollywood Speedway Park. The awards were presented by Jerry Gwynn, father of Top Fuel Campion Darrell Gwynn. Jerry is also an NHRA World Champion.
Pacey was prominent on the AHRA, IHRA and NHRA racing scene during the 70’s and 80’s. He traveled coast to coast and participated in many national events and also held the national record in all 3 Racing Associations.
Pacey’s enthusiasm for racing led him to expand his carb rebuilding and auto parts distributorship into racing, performance parts and truck accessories under the well-known National Performance Warehouse Companies banner. National Performance (NPW) today includes; Southern Performance, Speed Warehouse, Karbelt, Motor Warehouse and CMA. NPW has 10 locations in the US and Canada that service thousands of jobber locations.