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2019 Action Photo Review: David Whealon’s Best Photos From The Year That Was – Part 2

(Photos by David Whealon) – We’re back with the second half of David Whealon’s 2019 photographic season in review! More photos from road courses, drag strips, tractor pulling...

Captured Horsepower: David Whealon’s 2019 Photographic Year In Review – Racing, Pulling, Cornering, and More

(Photos by David Whealon) – There’s a tiny part of us that actually might feel bad for David Whealon. See, we know lots of guys who are into cars and racing, and the whole thing but few...

And We’re Back With Even More SEMA Show Photo Coverage – Check It Out

Just when you think you’ve seen it all in one of the many halls of the SEMA Show in Las Vegas, you find another corner full of bitchin rides you hadn’t seen before. This happens all the...

SEMA 2019 Photos: A Selection Of Interesting Cars and Interesting Engines! Why Be Totally Normal?

(Photos by the author) – Breaking news guys, there are LOTS of LS and LT engines here. They are pretty much in everything and while there are now dedicated companies designed to dress them up...

SEMA 2019: Lohnes Shares Photos From His First Day On The Floor Of The Show

(Photos by the author) – Annnnnd we’re back! Yes, it is SEMA time again and we’re here with photos and the inside scoop on the neatest stuff that’s going on at SEMA 2019....

NTPA Pulling Action Photos: More Cool Photos, More Flying Clay, and More Late Fall Pulling Fun!

(Photos by David Whealon) – Last week we showed you the front half of David Whealon’s killer photo collection he shot at the NTPA pull during the North Carolina State Fair. Well, today...

Horsepower and Dirt Photos: NTPA NC State Fair Southern Showdown Tractor Pull Action!

(Words and Photos by David Whealon) They say “Nothing Could Be Finer” here in Raleigh North Carolina every October since 1853 with the opening of the NC State Fair. And once again the annual NTPA...

Watch The Black Sheep 1975 Dodge Big Horn Pulling Truck Launch the Nose And The Engine!

Brenda Shanklin is the driver of the Black Sheep, a 1975 Dodge Big Horn pulling truck that’s pretty awesome by any measure. The Shanklin family pulling operation is neat because it’s...

Monster Truckin’: Action Photos From The GALOT Motorsports Park Monster Truck Throwdown!

(Photos by David Whealon) – You know when the boys and girls at GALOT Motorsports Park throw a monster truck party it is going to be a good one, right? That was the case with the recent...

Kentucky Truck Tuggers Action Coverage: 4-Wheel Drive Combat At 4,300 and 6,000lbs!

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – Truck Tug-o-war.  This is an event that likely began once there were two trucks in the same vicinity as a handy length of rope.  The Kentucky Truck...

Tuggers! Check Out These Photos Featuring Tug Of War Trucks From The Scott County Fair In Kentucky

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – While the four-wheel-drive truck tuggers are entertaining, the two-wheel-drive rigs are a completely different animal. As you might guess, steering is not...

The Texas Early Day Tractor & Engine Association 47th Annual State Show Was Huge And Cool As Hell.

I often laugh at Lohnes about his infatuation with tractors and stuff. I do this because it is fun, not because I don’t like tractors and stuff. I’ve driven a ton of different tractors...

Blue Oval Fans Rejoice, Intergalactic Ford Festival Was A Big Hit With Tons Of Rad Fords Of All Kinds And Here Are The Photos

Last weekend the NMRA World Finals and Holley’s Intergalactic Ford Festival took over Bowling Greek Kentucky’s Beach Bend Raceway Park and man what a show it was. This was an event to...

T-N-T Pulling Action Photo Coverage: The Ground Was Thundered At The Scott County Fair In Kentucky

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – So we left after the 4thclass was complete because my youngest son and I weren’t feeling well and hungry.  Oddly enough stopping off at waffle house...