Jeff Paz was selected out of the three finalists to win the one-of-a-kind Dodge Challenger at the last stop of the 2018 Hot Rod Power Tour on June 15, 2018.
Concord, NC, June 15, 2018 - AVS, the leading automotive exterior accessories brand offering functional and stylish products for trucks, SUV’s and cars, announced today that Jeff Paz from Franklin, Tennessee is the Grand Prize winner of its “AVS Supercharged All-American Car Sweepstakes.” The winner was chosen and presented with the keys to the car at the final stop on the 2018 Hot Rod Power Tour at the zMAX Dragway in Concord, North Carolina.
Three randomly selected finalists were chosen to make the trip to Concord, North Carolina for the final stop of the 2018 Hot Rod Power Tour. The finalists were present for the sweepstakes ceremony which took place at 1:00pm on the Midway Main Stage at zMAX Dragway. Runner ups Chris Vogel and Matt Moss each received a $1500 gift card for their choice of products from the Lund International family of brands.
The “AVS Supercharged All-American Car Sweepstakes” was announced at the 2017 SEMA Show and ran through March 31, 2018. The 2017 Dodge Challenger was built by master mechanic Sam Mahdavi, host of the “Sam’s Garage” TV show. The 550-horsepower Challenger HEMI® Scat Pack Shaker Edition has been equipped with a body kit that included AVS fender flares, rocker panel extensions, rear spoiler and front splitter. It has also been equipped with an AVS Aeroskin® hood protector and blackout taillight covers. Some of these new Challenger parts will also be offered to the public for those that want to build their own version of the car.
Additional power comes from an Edelbrock E-Force Supercharger and improved sound comes from a Magnaflow stainless exhaust system. The Challenger sits on MHT Rotiform 22-inch forged wheels wrapped in Toyo Tires, covering a set of high performance StopTech Brakes.  A Hellwig Suspension Products front sway bar was added to keep the Challenger planted through the corners while Ringbrothers custom hood pins keep its Shaker hood buttoned down at serious speeds.
Additional exterior upgrades include an AMP RESEARCH® Fuel Door, custom undercar lighting and a billet grill. The interior received custom Katzkin upholstery to complement the car’s bold orange exterior.
For more information on the AVS Supercharged All- American Car Sweepstakes or any other AVS products, visit, call 1-800-241-7219 or email Dodge®, HEMI® and Challenger® are registered trademarks of FCA US LLC. Dodge®, FCA US LLC and Hot Rod Power Tour are not sponsors of, nor affiliated with this sweepstakes in any way.
About AVS
In 1935, Auto Ventshade® invented the Ventshade® a device originally mounted above automobile windows to keep the rain out and let the fresh air in which gave rise to the invention of Ventvisor® and the side window deflector category Auto Ventshade is a U.S. manufacturer of aftermarket and OE automotive accessories. The company specializes in quality products utilizing TS standards with on site design and tooling resources. Known for providing style, protection, and comfort, Auto Ventshade manufactures other high quality automotive accessories, including Bugflector II® and Aeroskin® hood protection, light covers, moon roof deflectors, and more.