About Us

Founded in 2003, by husband "Richard" and wife "Michele" Glaszczak, Richard's Performance Mufflers or RPM, is a family owned and operated business. Richard & Michele work side by side to build and grow their local business to a point where the quality of their work and Richards exhaust fabrication skills have created a national demand for his header and exhaust systems in the racing world. Richard explains: "RPM is not just our business, it's our passion". Drop by to meet and talk to us about your needs, estimates are always free, and we appreciate the opportunity to earn your business. It doesn't matter if it's a muffler, trailer hitch, lighting, wiring or an entire chassis fabrication, at RPM, no job is to big or to small, so bring it all to us and we'll get the job done right ... and estimates are always free!


Founder, Richard Glaszczak, was born and raised in North County were he has always been highly involved in motorsports. Richard is recognized as one of the top exhaust experts in the offroad racing world, where his sponsored race team competes CA, AZ, NV and Mexico in the Baja 1000 and other major events. His areas of expertise are: Custom Headers & Exhaust Fabrication - Air Intake,  Performance Chassis/Suspension Fabrication - MIG/TIG Certified Welder


Michele is the industrial strength glue that holds RPM together. Michele runs the front office and handles customer service. Don't be surprised when you come in and she knows more about performance exhaust than you do, the girl knows her stuff. Along with running the company Michele raises three beautiful children, Halle, Kelton, and Kaden. And she's one heck of a talented off-road buggy driver.