Nickels Performance has been serving Speed Shops, Engine Builders and Installers since the '70s in the Racing, Late Model Street, and Diesel Performance markets.  What started out as Mark Nickels' one man operation has become a multiple location company that is part of the 80+ location Transtar Holdings.

Nickels Value Proposition

Nickels Performance delivers an unmatched, tailored experience where customers' needs are met with varied choices of quality products via first class service from the best reps in the business, shipped from operationally excellent strategic locations at a competitive price.

For more information please contact any one of our sales representatives or leadership team below.


Tom Ressler

General Manager / National Sales Manager

Clayton Guinn

Purchasing / Marketing Manager




Throughout its history, Nickels has been providing value to its customers, whether it be in the products or services it offered or in the people that delivered those products or services.  

Bob Hillman

Bob has 44 years in the Speed Equipment industry. He favors the drag and marine markets. Engine combinations from inception and development into the chassis with hands on experience.