those who have resolved to make their automotive
projects a priority, Autoparts Swap ‘n Sell provides
the opportunity to get on track. Top local and
regional companies will join individual sellers on
Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 18 & 19 at the Eastern
States Exposition in West Springfield, MA, for the
annual Autoparts Swap ‘n Sell. The show provides one
of the widest arrays of automotive parts,
accessories, etc. for sale in the region allowing
craftsmen (and women) to stay on track.
Nearly three acres of vendor space will feature new
and pre-owned merchandise for all automotive
applications plus the unique Car Corral that is
always full of surprises. More importantly,
Autoparts Swap ‘n Sell provides enthusiasts,
hobbyists, and gearheads the opportunity to get the
best deals on sought-after merchandise.
Key vendors from the racing marketplace include
North Race Cars and Parts, Spraker Racing Products,
and Sherwood Racing Wheels. Northeast Race Cars and
Parts from Smithfield, RI, is widely regarded in
grassroots racing to be the leader in innovation,
technology and technical support. They will offer a
huge assortment of asphalt racing parts products of
all levels of racing. Spraker Racing Products, with
facilities in Mooresville, NC, and Schenectady, NY,
has been a mainstay in the racing community for over
30 years with a reputation for quality, service, and
dedication to the racer. Sherwood Racing Products,
LLC of Owego, NY has been a leading steel wheel
manufacturing company; building the lightest steel
wheels in the business.
Drag racers can count on the long-time vendors TSR-Racing
of Keane, NH, Checkered Racing of Bedford, IN, and
many, many more. Bedford, IN’s Checkered Racing
prides themselves on their level of service as the
ultimate “suspension connection”.
“We are bringing a lot of hard parts for performance
transmissions,” said TSR-Racing owner Phil Young.
“Plus, we are offering Autoparts Swap ‘n Sell
customers a 10% discount off our internet prices.”
Not only will buyers have the opportunity to inspect
items first-hand; making shopping virtually
risk-free at Autoparts Swap ‘n Sell, with vendors
like TSR-Racing, show prices cannot be beat.
Vintage and Restoration aficionados will have their
pick of high-end vendors with the likes of Auto Body
Specialties-Middlefield, CT; Unlimited Motorsports
and Paint, Ellington, CT; Ames Performance –Spoffard,
NH; nearby Advance Restorations in Agawam, MA, and a
host of others.
Auto Body Specialties, a family owned and operated
company since 1978, provides the best die stamped,
name brand, rust repair sheet metal.
“You have to have a little bit of everything for
[Swap ‘n Sell]” said second generation owner Brian
Dow. “We are the leader in truck parts in New
England for all makes. Sheet metal is our specialty
we will have floor panels, rocker panels, fenders,
Advanced Rod & Restoration will take on any project,
big or small, from fiberglass repair, metal work,
custom and factory original paint, to turn-key
street rods, customs, and resto models. Unlimited
Motorsports and Paint in Ellington CT provides
automotive restorations for high performance
collectible cars, motorcycles and off-road vehicles.
And there is Ames Performance, the nation’s largest
supplier of classic Pontiac parts, where the
conversation during the show is likely to be as
interesting as the assortment of Pontiac parts.
After securing a deal with owner Steve Ames, ask him
about his newly acquired '58 Cameo pick-up secured
during the widely publicized and wildly uniquely
Lambrecht Chevrolet Company Auction.
Autoparts Swap ‘n Sell provides the ultimate weekend
getaway for automotive enthusiasts who have a
passion for hot rods, classics, customs, imports or
stock cars. With over a million parts and
accessories all under one roof, this unique swap
meet will help even the most discerning bargain
shopper fulfill all their automotive needs.
Limited vendor space measuring 12’by 15’ is still
available for $130.
Single-day adult admission in only $10.00; kids
under 12 are admitted free with a paid adult. Show
hours are 8AM to 5PM on both Saturday and Sunday,
January 18&19, 2013.
Eastern States Exposition is located at 1305
Memorial Ave, W. Springfield, MA. For more details,
call Start-Finish Productions 860.871.6376 or
860.268.1787 or visit
Follow the show on Twitter @swapnsell_MA.