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2019 NTPA Mule City 300 Pulling Action Photos – Wheels Up, Soot Up, Power ON!

(Photos by David Whealon) – We’re back with more awesome David Whealon photos from the 2019 NTPA Mule City 300 from GALOT Motorsports Park. The facility is great and the hundreds of...

Pulling Action Coverage: 2019 NTPA Mule City 300 – Horsepower, Carnage, and Big Tractor Counts!

(Words and photos by David Whealon) – As always, the first weekend in June marks the time when Galot Motorsports Park gives the 1/8 mile dragstrip a break and opens the up the back gates for...

Big Dog Coverage: Results and Photos From The Spring 2019 Big Dog Shootout At Piedmont Dragway!

(Words and photos by Greg Burrow) – Competitors in the  popular Big Dog Shootout at historic Piedmont Dragway have two complete seasons under a new rules package, designed to make competition...

2019 FE Race and Reunion Coverage: More Fabulous Fords On The Strip and In The Pits!

(Photos by Joe Grippo) – There’s something about historic cars, especially race cars, that really draws gearheads in. The lead photos shows the legendary Al Joniec’s famed...

2019 Somernites Cruise Photo Coverage: Chevrolets Need Not Apply! This Gallery of Cool Stuff Is Bowtie Free

(Photos and words by Doug Gregory) –This group of images is of stuff not too old, none of it new, and none of it Chevy.  I’ll start off with the lovely Vista Cruiser.  There’s so much...

2019 FE Race and Reunion Photo Coverage: The Coolest Ford Race On Planet Earth At Beaver Springs Dragway!

(Words and photos by Joe Grippo) –If you are a BangShifter of the Ford persuasion and have been near any social media in the last few weeks, undoubtably you have seen some of the action that...

Mud Chuckin’ Action Photos: Blown Alcohol Madness and The Fastest of The Fast At Lee County Mud Motorsports Complex!

(Words and photos by David Whealon) – If you like massive horsepower coupled with flyin’ dirt or tenacious sloppy mud you’re gonna dig this. The Lee County Mud Motorsports Complex had the...

Viva Las Vegas 2019 Photo Coverage: Here’s our Last Load Of Images From The Event!

It was, huge, it was fun, it was windy, and it was Viva Las Vegas 2019.  This is truly one of the biggest and coolest hot rod events on the western side of the country and we have been attending for...

2019 Omaha Autorama Images: Comprehensive Show Coverage From This Six Decade Plus Tradition Starts now!

(Photos by Scott Liggett) – There’s an old saying that you “can’t go home again” and while in many cases that is true, we don’t think it holds water when it comes to car guys. Our own...

Viva Las Vegas 2019 Photo Coverage: The Desert’s Craziest Car Show Was Even Better This Year!

From its days as a little car show and rockabilly festival, Viva Las Vegas has grown into a colossus of a show that draws cars from around the country and hot rodders from around the world. It...

Et Tu, Andretti? Latest IndyCar Team Owner To Plead For Gimme At 500, Series Management Apparently On Board

(Photo credit: IndyStar.com) – Since we told you about Roger Penske and Chip Ganassi basically begging for guaranteed qualifying spots for full time series running IndyCar teams the other day,...

Goodguys Del Mar Nationals 2019 Photo Coverage: More Hot Rods, Fun, and Sun In SoCal

(Photos by Cole Reynolds) – We can have debates about the car culture, the popularity of hot rodding, kids getting their driver’s licenses, and all that stuff but the fact is that we are...

PDRA East Coast Nationals Photo Coverage: They Were Flying At Galot To Kick Off The Season!

(Photos by David Whealon) – It was like old home week when the PDRA kicked off their season with the East Coast Nationals presented by FuelTech at GALOT Motorsports Park. This event brought...

2019 Buffalo Motorama Photo Coverage: More Of The North’s Coolest Cars and Trucks

(Photos by Mike Brooks) – We’re back with continuing coverage of the 2019 Buffalo Motorama! This is the biggest indoor car show that hot rodders in the Buffalo, NY, eastern Canada area...