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The PSCA Heads Up Hootenanny Is LIVE From Gateway Motorsports Park Starting Friday!

We’ve got another great weekend of LIVE drag racing coming this weekend at the PSCA Heads-Up Hootenanny, presented by Extreme Brand Products. The Mid-West Pro Mod Series, including Mid-West...

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Pirelli World Challenge Action Photo Coverage From Virginia International Raceway

(Photos by David Whealon) – Want to know how much of a mad man David Whealon is? On the same weekend the dude was shooting photos at zMax Dragway for the NHRA 4-Wide Nationals and then hauling...

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Incredible Sequence: Mark Rebilas Captured The Entire Steve Collier Blow Over In Stunning Detail

There’s something to be said about developing a reputation, especially if it is a positive one. Mark Rebilas has certainly done that over his career as a sports photographer. While drag racing...

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Blow Over Video! Watch A/Fuel Racer Steve Collier Suffer The First Blow Over In 11 Years At An NHRA National Event

There were certain truths I held to be self evident when I started traveling on the NHRA Mello Yello national event tour. One of them was that I would never see a blow over when I was calling a race....

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A Mighty Fine Retirement For The Bus: This 1964 Chevrolet Chevelle Malibu SS Ex-Stock Car Is Now Roaming The Streets!

From stem to stern, there is no denying that this Chevelle has led one hell of a hard life. Virtually every last body panel shows some kind of wear and tear. The old paint flakes, as does some of the...

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This Is One Special 1967 Chevelle Project, And You Will Marvel At Some Of The Details

(Words and Photos by Steve Chryssos/Ridetech) This is a special project for a couple of reasons, the most important being that it will belong to Ridetech Owner Sharon Voelkel. We’re all...

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BangShift Top 11: McTag’s Selections From Gateway Classic Cars’ Nashville Shop!

One day a year I get to act like I’m something important and today is that day. Somehow, between teenage stupidity, the military, heroic amounts of alcohol over the years and many, MANY bad...

Hot Rodding Your Ford 2.3L Ecoboost For Banger? Better Call ARP For Their New 2.3L Ecoboost Head Stud Kit

Ford’s 2.3L Ecoboost is one of the coolest and most BangShifty little engines on the market today. Guys have already tuned them and hot rodded them into the single digit zone at the drags and...

The Scott Dixon Crash During Last Year’s Indy 500 Is One For The Ages – He Walked Away

The Scott Dixon crash during the 2017 Indianapolis 500 certainly dominated world headlines and for good reason. It is one of the worst wrecks we have ever seen and Dixon walked away, likely a little...

The American Powertrain Parting Shift: This Compilation of Screaming Downshifts Is Radical!

This week’s American Powertrain Parting Shift is different from all the rest we have showed you over the years. For starters we are outside of the cars that we’ll see and most importantly...

This Column About The Freaks, Weirdos, and Idiots That Hang Around Danica Patrick Is An Excellent Read

This weekend, Danica Patrick will compete in her final Indy 500. While she has legions of haters out there, she also has legions of fans and with legions of fans come groups of weirdos and boy, they...

Action Racing Photos: More Pirelli World Challenge Shots From VIR – This Is Killer Stuff!

(Words and photos by David Whealon) – While we showed you guys some of the Thursday testing action the other day from the Pirelli World Championships from the beautiful Virginia International...

Event Photo Coverage: Wings and Wheels 2018 – Our Last Load Of Photos From The Show

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – Vehicles which at one time were more inclined to be worked, but now live a fairly charmed life.  Big trucks, smaller trucks, big tractors, smaller...

Unhinged: Full Of Good Things Or Full Of S#@!…Rate Me Please! Elon Musk Insists!

I am a man who values honesty and loyalty in people. They are two excellent traits to have as a human. Honesty turns into trust, which strengthens the bonds through which individuals relate with one...

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Big News: James Hinchcliffe Officially Out Of Indy 500 – Team Has Stopped Searching For Seat To Buy

When a blanched James Hinchcliffe emerged from his race car at the end of bump day to sympathetic faces, hordes of media, and his team, there was still a faint ray of hope. As crummy as his car ran...

Concentrated Formula: This Motorcycle-Engined Power Wheels Mustang Will Kill You Twice As Fast!

Let’s talk for a second about the reputation that Ford Mustangs, especially 2005-newer ones, have built up thanks to morons behind the wheel. We now have “INSERT CROWD HERE”...

Welcome To The Club: Consumer Reports Pans Tesla Model 3 Over Brakes, Controls

We’d like to take a moment to welcome Tesla to the club…the club of car makers who have been taken behind the woodshed by Consumer Reports over the performance of one of their models...

The PSCA Heads Up Hootenanny Is LIVE From Gateway Motorsports Park Starting Friday!

We’ve got another great weekend of LIVE drag racing coming this weekend at the PSCA Heads-Up Hootenanny, presented by Extreme Brand Products. The Mid-West Pro Mod Series, including Mid-West...

OPGI Is Having A Clearance/Overstock Sale – The Parts List Is Long And The Discounts Deep

This is cool and interesting. OPGI is having a clearance/overstock sale and the list of every available part for sale is at the link below. We’re talking everything from Pontiac Ram Air pieces...

This Vintage Edelbrock X1 Intake Manifold Is Six Carbs Of Heaven Or Six Carbs Of Hell -You Pick

Yes, yes we know that you can still buy a new Edelbrock X1 intake manifold if you are whacked enough to want six two barrel carbs on top of a small block engine but if you can have one, why not get...