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Author Archive: Chad Reynolds

This 1966 Chevy II Nova Is Retro Cool And With Some Love Would Be A Rad Rocky Mountain Race Week Machine

It’s obviously been sitting for a while, but there is something about this 1966 Chevy II Nova that I dig. It has some good parts for sure, but the look is what does it for me. With a small...

Two Engines, One Camshaft: What’s Good For One Must Be Good For The Other, Right?

Richard Holdener is fond of saying “Every cam is a turbo cam.” and he’s right. He’s right, because what he means is that if you add a turbocharger to any engine, and make...

Tom Kundrik Joins Boninfante Group as ProTorque’s Director of Motorsports and Sales

The Boninfante Group has hired Tom Kundrik, one of the most respected key players in the drag racing and performance industry, to come on board as ProTorque’s Director of Motorsports and Sales,...

FREE LIVE RACING – Footbrake Racers Are Getting It On! The Bigfoot $75,000 Footbrake Only Race Starts Today!

We all know that big money bracket racing has gotten bigger, and richer, and more exciting over the past few years, but one of the coolest things is the embrace the racing community has given to...

$1,000 Build: The Hot Rod F100 Is Coming Together For Stupid Cheap Money!

When you decide to build something on the cheap, and to share the entire experience with the world, it is pretty cool. But when you do so in a way that shows every detail, and every expense,...

This New Distributor Kit For LS Engines From LS Classic Is More Than Meets The Eye

If you haven’t checked out the offerings from LS Classic, then you need to stop working and do something of importance right now. That important thing is to go to LSClassic.com and check out...

Ridetech Recipe: This 2003 GMC Sierra Is Sleeper Gold With A Twin Turbo 6.0 Under The Hood

It’s got a twin turbo LS under the hood, so it has to be good, but there is so much about this GMC Sierra that makes me want to own it. It’s got two major flaws, and we’ll cover how...

SFG $500k Week Is Live Right Here: More Than $1,000,000 In Total Purses For The Week, $500,000 For The Winner Of The FTI $500k!

The SFG folks are not messing around! After COVID and with weather keeping the 2020 SFG $500K presented by FTI from happening as scheduled, the SFG team put their heads down and rescheduled for April...

The Ford With Chevrolet LS Heads Project Continues! This Just Might Work…Or Will It?

If you missed the first two installments of this series, then you’ll be glad to know that the link to watch is down below and ready for you to get your click on. You’ll also be excited to...

These Weld Together Tube Clock Kits From Overkill Racing And Chassis Are Awesome! Buy One, Weld It, And Tell Us About It.

When our pal Keith Jesse posted up that he had bought one of these kits from Overkill Racing and Chassis, I was blown away. Somehow I’d never heard about these cool weld kits and so I was super...

PRI Announces All New Membership Program: Businesses And Race Teams To The Front! Individual Memberships Soon!!

PRI has been focused on big things and big changes for more than a year now, and against all odds have really made a huge push despite the global pandemic. One of the things their new leader Jamie...

NHRA Is Reporting That Our Boy Jason Rupert’s Funny Car Team Will Debut In Las Vegas This Weekend!

We’re so excited to see the Rupert Motorsports, Bays and Rupert Funny Car make it’s debut at the Las Vegas 4-Wide Nationals this weekend at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Jason...

Can You Bolt LS Cylinder Heads Onto A Ford 351 Windsor? And Will They Actually Work?

Since the LS engine came out there have been Ford guys all over the world spouting off about how GM used Ford cylinder head design on them. Of course no GM guys wants to admit that might be true, and...

Shawn Is Finally Going To Build The 1972 Chevrolet K5, And It Is Getting A Big Block!

Everyone knows that Shawn has a weakness for K5 Blazers, after all he’s had several and still owns a couple. In fact, probably more than we know because he isn’t saying just how many...