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Author Archive: Chad Reynolds

Hooker Blackheart Stainless Shorty Headers For CTS-V Caddys Are Now Available.

I grew up a Cadillac fan, and still love them. But never, and I mean never, growing up did I expect that Cadillac would come to the high performance market in the way they have with the V line of...

You Will Not Believe That This Pro Mod Crash Ended With The Car On All 4 Wheels And The Driver Walking Away

We see a lot of crazy crashes, after all we’re at the dragstrip more than most anyone you know. And sometimes it is a wonder that someone could survive some of them. But it is rare that someone...

Here’s Our Last Blast Of Photos From The Goodguys Lone Star Nationals At Texas Motor Speedway

(Photos by Rob Bennett) This is it, the last one, there will be no more. If you missed any of our photos from the Goodguys Lone Star Nationals, then click the link below to see them all. But if you...

Behind The Scenes: This Is How Carbon Fiber Race Parts Are Made.

Carbon fiber race parts are not cheap! We all wish they weren’t, but they are, but if you see just how they go together you’ll understand why. Fiberglass race parts take a lot of work to...

Here’s A Craigslist Ad For A C-10 That You Are Not Likely To Soon Forget

People send in Craigslist ads and story ideas to us all the time. And sometimes people send us funny Craigslist ads. Often those funny ads are too “colorful” in the language department to...

The Mickey Thompson Million Dollar Bracket Race Is LIVE Right Here!

This is the 23rd year of The Million, one of the richest purse events in the history of drag racing, and everybody that is anybody is on site trying to take home the big bucks at this 4 day...

Real-Deal Steel 1967, 1968, And 1969 Camaro Bodies Available Ready For Tube Chassis!

If you are building a drag car that is going to have a 4-link or ladder bars, or even a pro touring machine that is going to have something completely custom out back, then starting with a whole car...

More LIVE Drag Racing! The IHRA Summit SuperSeries World Finals From Memphis Are On Right Here!

The racing season is winding down in most parts of the country as we get into fall that seems more like winter by the day. In Memphis the IHRA World Finals are taking place at Memphis International...

Modern Automotive Performance Proving Grounds Event At BIR Was Epic, Watch This!

Modern Automotive Performance Proving Grounds, the all encompassing event where Drag Racing, Drifting, Autocross, and Road Course action abounds is one impressive event. It is much like...

Hot Rod Ranch’s Muro Brothers Are Building A Bad Ass Corvette With Some Cool History

Story by: Olivia Scaffidi Photos by: Gil Muro There are always incredible cars to be found at Hot Rod Ranch. The shop located in Lompoc, California is owned by the Muro brothers who have been...

So What Would You Put In This Cushman Scooter For Power If You Were Going To Ride It Cross Country.

So the other day me and some buddies were talking about our mini bikes and CT70s and the like and mentioned that it would be fun to ride them cross country just for the hell of it. Well of course...

The Bourbon Suburban Is One Bitchin Cruiser That You Can Own And We Can’t Stop Drooling Over

Our friends at Classic Car Liquidators showed us this ‘64 Suburban a week back and we’re in LOVE. This big, bad ride came to them halfway finished with the interior needing finished, body...

Goodguys Lone Star Nationals Was A Must See Event, And We Have The Photos To Prove It

(Photos by Rob Bennett) There was much to see at the recent Goodguys Lone Star Nationals near Fort Worth Texas, and we were able to get a bunch of great photos, which means we have lots of cool stuff...

You Want To See Some Suspension Move? Watch This Trophy Truck Video On Some Insane Whoops!

We can guarantee that if this trophy truck was to stop right after hauling ass across these whoops, you couldn’t touch the shock bodies. We’re talking massive heat from massive rate of...