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Watch The 1990 NHRA Winternationals In Their Glory Here – KC Spurlock’s Big Debut, Bernstein Goes To Top Fuel, More

This year, I’ll be looking back at the 1990 NHRA drag racing season as the 2020 NHRA drag racing season winds its way around the country. The 1990 NHRA Winternationals was an interesting affair...

Drag Racing In Agrentina Is Bad Ass: Watch This Gear Jamming Footage From An Eighth Mile Strip!

Yes, the title actually says it all, Drag Racing in Argentina is bad ass. We often show you videos from the drag racing scene in Brazil, but we have also eluded to the fact that the sport thrives in...

Oh Chute: John Zappia’s Parachute-Less Trip Into The Sand At Kiwnana Motorplex!

At the end of World War II, there was a ton of surplus military equipment that could be picked up and be put to good use outside of official military functions. You could buy surplus aircraft...

Watch 24-Year Old Craig Epperly Win Nitro Funny Car In His First Career Start At Columbus 1981

There will be many rookie debuts in the professional ranks of NHRA drag racing this year and it will be fun to watch people both young and old achieving the dream of running a pro level class....

There’s A Buick Straight Eight Redline Rebuild Coming And This Preview Video Sets It Up!

We love the Hagerty Redline Rebuild series that they have been producing for a couple of years now. Almost every engine platform you can think of has been a part of the time lapse fun and they have...

John Andretti Has Died At 56 – Incredibly Diverse Driving Career, Tireless Fundraiser, Well Loved Man

We were very saddened to hear of the passing of John Andretti, a man who stands as one of the most diversified race drivers in modern history, who stands as a well loved man by virtually everyone...

What Makes A Superior Axle? Mark Williams Enterprises Tells You Right Here –

There are things that hot rodders no matter their discipline, embrace. Quality, toughness, longevity, innovation, and personal pride are among a long list. Mark Williams Enterprises embraces those...

Drag Racing Cinema: This 2019 US Nationals Video Is An Incredible And Beautiful Look Inside The Race

Now THIS is some drag racing cinema. It is insulting to call this a “video” because it is so much more than that. A wonderful, intense, professional, comprehensive, and unflinching look...

Video: Watch And Listen To This Little Toyota V8 Make 510hp At More Than 8,100 RPM

The Toyota 1UZ-FE engine is interesting because when it debuted in the late 1990s people immediately saw the potential for it to be a strong horsepower maker. It has six bolt mains, an over-square...

Viva Orange! Watch This Stick Shifted, Turbocharged, Four-Cylinder Brazilian Chevette Run 8s At 170 In Brazil

As the drag racing scene in America begins to slowly wake from its winter slumber, the boys and girls in the Southern Hemisphere continue to kill it with their cool cars and trucks. In this video we...

Testing Different Jacks With A Massive Hydraulic Press Is Absolutely Awesome

Many times we have run videos from the Hydraulic Press channel that highlight weird of funny stuff. This one is actually really informative and awesome because what our hero does in it is test...

Cool Dyno Video: This Aussie Gasser Uses A Supercharged Ford Crossflow Inline Six To Make Decent Power!

This is the kind of stuff that we truly, truly love. You are going to see some Australian guys taking their retro-gasser build to the dyno and tuning on it to make more power. This is not the normal...

Tough Video: This Twin Turbo Small Block Brazilian Camaro Wrecks Hard – Driver OK, Incredible Video

This video will make you grit your teeth. Not because you are angry but because you feel pretty crummy for the guy who is strapped into his race car after it hauls the mail, has the parachutes fail,...

The 300 Idea: This Period Factory Chrysler Film Is An AWESOME Look At The Mighty 300 Series Of Hot Rods

After showing you a few goofy Chevrolet videos over the last couple of weeks, let’s cleanse our palate with this amazing video from Chrysler talking about the mighty 300 series starting from...