For over five decades, the Marion County International Raceway, has been home to adrenaline pumping racing action. Founded by brothers, Bill and Tom Guthery, the raceway began it’s life back in 1969 and is now up for sale according to a recent announcement.
Turbosmart, a company known and recognized for its advancements in fuel pressure regulators and boost controllers, has unleashed a new beast to their lineup. The Big Bubba is the largest BOV in Turbosmart’s catalog, and we’ve got all the info here.
Kevin Fiscus, in his big block, twin-turbo Ford Mustang, threw the chutes early on a pass Friday evening at the South Georgia Motorsports Park and coasted to a new 1/4-mile world record on 275 drag radials of 6.79-seconds at just 179 mph.
Ford Racing recently performed testing with the 2014 Cobra Jet development mule, and you’re lucky enough to ride along with the GoPro camera and check out the wheels-up launches and parachute pop. Check it out inside!
Antron Brown, Johnny Gray, and Mike Edwards raced to victory Saturday at the weather-delayed Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway. The event was delayed for one week due to persistent rain showers.
Ace photographers Steven and Dallas Wilson share their fifty favorite images from the exciting Osage Casino Throw Down in T-Town at the Tulsa Raceway Park over the weekend. Pro Mods to Nitro Harleys, tire shake to wall slaps, there’s a little mix of it all!
While we can’t predict the future, we can tell you that for the 2014 model year, Ford has at least one more Mustang Cobra Jet planned. Ford Racing released this brief teaser video to get us all drooling for this drag racing Mustang monster.
ADRL’s Pro Drag Radial announcement turned heads across the globe this week with many racers putting the class debut on their schedule June 8th at Virginia Motorsports Park. We gathered some comments from a few racers this week from Outlaw 10.5 to Drag Radial pioneers and the reaction is very positive.
For every failed drag car design, something was learned, for better or for worse. This list of the top 10 cars that didn’t work isn’t a knock on these racers, but a testament to their ingenuity, their courage, and frankly, the size of their balls to think outside the box of conventional thinking.
Top Fuel’s Steve Torrence, eager to go back to the National Hot Rod Association’s big dance, did the Texas Two-step with crew chiefs, booting longtime friend and tuner Richard Hogan and replacing interim helpers Bobby Lagana and Dom Lagana this week with veteran Lee Beard.
Power Automedia is proud to welcome Lunati, one of the most iconic brands in the automotive performance aftermarket and racing industries, to its family of enthusiast magazines.
Evolution Performance can lay claim to the quickest and fastest 2013 GT500, with an insane 8.94 at 159 MPH achieved this past weekend at the NMRA’s Terminator Vs. GT500 Shootout held at Maryland International Raceway. Video inside – you don’t want to miss this one!
The Gateway Motorsports Park has found a new, enthusiastic owner, even as tracks like Arizona Speed World and Dallas Raceway are forced to shut down. While this is good news for Gateway, there are still many more drag strip closures than re-openings unfortunately.
He was a phenomenal engine builder, a Hall of Fame drag racer and an all around legend, and when the automotive world lost Bill “Grumpy” Jenkins last spring, we said goodbye to one the premiere artists of his time. But now, you can own a piece of his glorious career thanks to Mecum Auctions.
Moser Engineering sponsors 2012 NMRA Super Stang champion Chad Wendel in his quest to be the first back-to-back champion in the NMRA’s difficult street-car class. Wendel went to the final round at the most recent event at Maryland International Raceway this past weekend.
It appears that Racin’ Jason Betwarda’s iconic Fox Body Mustang convertible is for sale as a rolling chassis. This car was one of the pioneering machines in late-model Mustang racing back in the early 1990′s.
Jason Lee returned to the NMRA this past weekend in competition at Maryland International Raceway. Lee’s Street Outlaw beast carries backing from Strange Engineering, and during the course of the weekend he ran a new personal best in making it to the semifinal round of the event.
While cylinder head porting receives most of the attention, valve design is also important. After all, there’s no greater restriction in performance intake systems than the traditional poppet valve. Ferrea gives EngineLabs advice on selecting the right valve and insight into understanding airflow around the valve.
Two-time Funny Car champion and current points leader Cruz Pedregon has found a loyal soul, one guaranteed never to leave him: the suddenly sensational Juan Mota.
NMRA Street Outlaw racer Sean Ashe rolled to a stunning 7.03-second blast during a post-race exhibition run at the Maryland International Raceway over the weekend in his small block Ford, ProCharger F-1X powered machine.