RADesigns Performance is the new generation in High Performance Parts & Accessories for Air-Cooled VW’s and Classic/Modern Hot Rods of today’s era. RAD started its journey in Fall of 2015 by Rodney Adams, located in California’s Central Valley in the City of Turlock. What started as an idea and hobby has evolved worldwide to a manufacturer and distributor of high-quality aftermarket automotive parts.
Rodney Adams has been involved in building custom parts for cars since he was a kid. His first car was a 1963 VW baja bug which got a 2.3l Ford Mustang engine swapped by himself at the age of 15. He had always been interested in, and participated in, various types of automotive racing, and began racing Imports cars at Sacramento Raceway at the age of 19. As the years went by performing engine swap, building engines, and turbo systems for Hondas, Toyotas, VW, and Audi . The love for innovation and design always stuck with him and inspired him to build parts better, stronger, and faster.
After completing college and achieving his Degree in Manufacturing and Machine Tool Technology. Rodney continued his challenges in precision machining with Tool and Die, CNC, and R&D creating unheard of parts throughout many Auto Performance industries.
Rodney Adams. Owner of RADesigns