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Mooneyes New Year’s Party Photos: Hot Rods, Customs, Trucks, Gassers, And More At Irwindale In California

Our next batch of photos from the show is right here. Wes sent us more as well, so we are going to load up more galleries tonight and get them posted for you over the next few days. Then we’ll...

Holley EFI Terminator X Stealth 4150 2×4 Kits And Throttle Bodies. Blower And Tunnel Ram Owners Rejoice!

Holley EFI just released their new Terminator X Stealth dual-quad systems and we couldn’t be more excited. I have run a Terminator  Stealth extensively and loved the system for our wagon and...

Pit Trike Build: Building A Custom Pit Trike To Take On Sick Week!

Having a pit vehicle at a race is a must-have nowadays. Sometimes that is the way you are required to get the car to and from the racetrack, but other times it is just so that you can get around...

How To Pinstripe: Pinstriping For Beginners With HotRod Jen!

A couple of days ago we featured a video from Hot Rod Jen that showed her striping and lettering the door on an old Chevy truck. It was cool to see all the techniques she used, so when we saw this...

LS Corvair Project: Some Welding Required, Amazon Doesn’t Sell Swap Parts For This.

In this episode of the LS Swapped Corvair build, where the engine is still going to be in the rear as Chevrolet intended, more custom fabrication is going on. After all, when you do something...

Historic Video: Watch Jerry Titus In A GT350 Battle Mark Donohue In A Camaro At The 1968 24 Hours Of Daytona

Anyone who picks up a pen or taps keys about cars and also harbors dreams of being a proficient racing driver owes Jerry Titus a whole lot. Titus was one of the few automotive journalists that could...

Watch An 828ci Ford Mountain Motor Pro Stock Engine Turn 9,000 RPM And Make Almost 2,000 NA Horsepower On The Dyno!

Mountain motor pro stock is a class for true gearheads to revel at. The engines are literal monsters coming in at over 820ci and they churn out close to 2,000 hp (depending on atmospheric conditions)...

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One Bad Launch: Watch This Motorcycle Drag Racer In Bolivia Take Out The Scoreboard, The Tree, and Nearly The Starter! DOH!

We have seen some rough launches at the drag strip before but when a guy on a motorcycle can take out the tree, the scoreboards, and nearly kill the starter all in one fell swoop, that’s a new...

Good Ol’ Charlie Brown: Watch Mike Boyles’ 283ci 4-speed 1957 Chevy Wagon Clean House In IHRA Super Stock

There are cars in drag racing that just seem to lead charmed lives. They are lovingly cared for by their owners, they win races all the time, and they just seem completely timeless. Such is the case...

Is 1990s F1 Noise The Best F1 Noise? Listen To This 3.5L V10 Williams FW15 Attack Goodwood and Prove Us Wrong!

If there is one thing that defined Formula One for a generation of people like me when I was a kid, it was the sound. These were the race cars that sounded like none other. I could hear small engines...

Mopar Alternator Comparison: Stock vs Powermaster Original Look vs Powermaster 220amp Upgraded Alternator

When it comes to the charging system of your classic car, you have a few options. The first is to just hope and pray that the 50-year old alternator that’s on the engine continues to work even...

Drag Racing Time Machine: IHRA Top Fuel Action From Norwalk Circa 1990 – An All-Rookie Final!

Ahhhh, memories. That’s what this video brought back for me and it also brought back some smiles as well. You are about to watch some 1990 IHRA top fuel action from the then smallish Norwalk...

Mooneyes New Year’s Party Coverage: Our Photos From SoCal’s First Car Show And Race Of The Year Keep Coming!

Our photos continue! The Mooneyes New Year’s Party Car Show and Drags was awesome and we’ve got a ton of photos from the show that continue below. (Photos by Wes Allison) Our photo...

MSD’s New Pro 600 Single Channel Ignition Is The Perfect Choice For The Quickest And Fastest Drag And Drive Cars

Running in the 5’s and 6’s on the dragstrip isn’t hard with the right equipment, but doing that AND driving the car hundreds of miles a day for a week is a whole other thing. One of...