.

the car junkie daily magazine.

.

Author Archive: Chad Reynolds

FREE LIVE STREAMING VIDEO: The Spring Fling Million Dollar Race Coverage Is LIVE Right Here!

It’s time for the biggest payout in bracket racing history folks and that means SPRING FLING MILLION IN LAS VEGAS!!! And the live video all starts Tuesday afternoon thanks to Jegs and Hoosier!...

This Original Owner 1987 Firebird Formula 350 Is Begging For An LS Swap To Go With The Retro Vibe

1980’s and early 1990’s GM F-Bodies are cool as hell. They always have been, even when they made no horsepower. They are gaining value and popularity like mad right now and one like this...

Project Binky Is Getting A Hauler! Meet Project Escargo… It Ain’t Pretty And It Never Will Be. But It Should Do Some Hauling.

Unique car haulers are cool. We’ve all seen and admired them at one point or another, but many of them have not just been built on a whim, but rather out of necessity. That necessity could be...

Ken Block’s New Boosted Ford Raptor Is A Mid Travel, Street Driven, Bitchin Ride.

When Ken Block decides he wants a cool Ford Raptor to drive on the street, you know it is going to be something cool even if it is more mellow than his typical race rigs. With that said, he is Ken...

Shines Like A Mirror? WTF Kind Of Crack Is This Craigslist Seller Smoking. COPO C10 454 Truck… Ugh

WTF is wrong with people? There are two things going on here that annoy the hell out of me. The second one is minor in the grand scheme of things because it is technically correct. The first however...

Watch Bryce Menzies Running His Bad Ass Red Bull Ford In The SCORE San Felipe 250

Man this makes us want to haul ass across the desert! This cool video of Bryce Menzies, running in the SCORE San Felipe 250, looks like a whole lot of fun. The team was hauling ass in the San Felipe...

5 Ways To Improve The Consistency Of Your Race Car. This Could Be What Moves You Into The Winner’s Circle

Consistency is the key to winning races. It doesn’t matter whether you are bracket racing or heads up racing, having a car that will go down the track consistently is key to turning on win...

Man Finds 1970 LS6 SS454 Chevelle In Barn After Being Parked For 35 Years! Starts And Runs Smooth!

This one is barn find gold! When you find a 1970 SS454 Chevelle in a barn in Virginia, which has been owned by the same guy since 1970, you have found a gem. The fact that it appears to be the...

This 1993 Geo Tracker Is A 9 Second Sleeper That Can Hang The Hides And Surprise Some Folks

Sleepers are cool, and this one qualifies because there is nobody who would think this thing could run a 12 let alone a deep 9 second ET. And the cage has an 8.50 NHRA Cert so you know it is ready...

Door Car Or Dragster: Which Perfectly Prepared Bracket Car Would You Choose For YOUR Perfect Bracket Racer?

The debate over which is better, dragsters or door cars, has been going on since dragsters first went down 1320 feet of asphalt to start something that would change drag racing forever. It has never...

Saving Weight In Your Car Might Be Easier Than You Think! Here Are 5 Tips For Shedding Pounds.

Every race class has got some minimum weight for the car, or car and driver, and since the dawn of time racers have been working to shed pounds from their cars in search of better performance. In...

Daddy Dave Goes Twin Turbo On Goliath! Here Is The First Look From 1320Video.

The guys and gals of the Street Outlaws seem to always be shuffling and angling to see who can get an edge over the competition whether on the track or on the street. The changes are usually to the...

Here’s Our Last Blast Of Photos From The Goodguys Show In Del Mar California

(Photos by Cole Reynolds) Well this is it, our last batch of photos from the Goodguys Rod and Custom Association Del Mar Nationals in sunny SoCal. This event is one of our favorites each year and we...

The Mongrel Part #50 Is Here! Fuel Filler Neck Build, Hood Fitting, And More!

Sometimes the little stuff is the most satisfying on a build because those things typically mean you are starting to get into the last stretch of the build. I think that’s where Matt from...