If you remember "the good ol' days" back when Indy Truck Bash had more trucks than cars in attendance and when six dudes rollin' deep in their mom's minivan couldn't park next to show vehicles, then you'll remember a time when Donnie Babb was at the reigns.
He built the show from the ground up, created a smooth operating experience and then sold it for a butt-load of cash. We can't blame him, but the good news is that Donnie is throwing his hat into the Indy show ring again with Slamology.
Everything that you loved about the old days of the Indiana show experience is now incorporated into this two-day event, which spreads across the huge acreage of the Marion County Fairgrounds. Live bands take the stage in intervals with a DJ that keeps a constant soundtrack playing throughout the day. If you stop and take a look around at any point in the weekend you'll notice that everything has a place and there is a place for everything. There is no chaos, no congestion, and no mess. It's almost like minitrucker OCD, which is a good thing. For more information on Slamology, visit Slamology.com.
Location: Indianapolis, Indiana-Marion County Fairgrounds
Dates: June 20-21
Total Vehicles in Attendance: More than 600
Spectator Attendance: More than 1,500
Best Of Show - Don Vollmer 1995 Blue Chevrolet S-10
Best Paint - Indy Body Werks Body Shop 2002 Black Honda CBRR954
Best Interior - Aaron Chandler 1988 Prowler Yellow Chevrolet Beretta
Best Engine - Alan Fall 1978 Red/Yellow/Orange Chevrolet Blazer
Best Engineered - Kenny Watts 2009 Blue/Grey Chopper Custom
Longest Distance - Ryan Giroux 1997 black GMC Sonoma
RideMakerz Choice - Aaron Chandler 1988 Prowler Yellow Chevrolet Beretta
Events: World's largest custom slip-n-slide, 19 live bands, freestyle motorcycle show, hydraulic contest, bikini contest, 3x Db Drag Race and USACi Contest (2009 was the preview to the world finals), club games, and much more.
Sponsors: Gaugemagaizne.com, Air Lift Company, Air-Zenith, Indy Body Werks, RNL Custom Suspension, TR Manufacturing, Adapiti USA Wheel Adapters, Speed Judge, Webs Mobile Electronics, Paint By Jason, Mobile Concepts, Huddle Up Pizza, Drop 'Em Wear?, Eye Poppin' Customs, World Motorsports Breast Cancer Foundation, Indy Mo Jo, Sinister Autosports, Status Auto Customs, Tint Pro, Modified Auto Designs, Auto Rod Technologies, Bed Wood and Parts, NAPA, Gauge Online Store, Trent's Trick Upholstery, Powder Works, Steel Rod Tattoo, Tru Motorsports, Kicker Car Audio, Ridemakerz, and Grant Kustoms.
Contact for Future Events:
Visit Slamology.com or call (317) 856-1810.
Air-Zenith sponsored the cool one-off specialty awards.
Slamology brings out all the hot ladies.