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FREE LIVE STREAMING VIDEO: The Spring Fling Million Dollar Race Coverage Is LIVE Right Here!

It’s time for the biggest payout in bracket racing history folks and that means SPRING FLING MILLION IN LAS VEGAS!!! And the live video all starts Tuesday afternoon thanks to Jegs and Hoosier!...

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Dumb Fun Part 2: The Freaky Farm-Built Dually Is Back…And Crushing Cars!

A few weeks back we showed you a farm built truck that was using huge tires off of a piece of agricultural equipment, four foot wide wheel adapters, and a whole bunch of laughs to survive. The thing...

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Here’s Our Last Blast Of Photos From The Goodguys Show In Del Mar California

(Photos by Cole Reynolds) Well this is it, our last batch of photos from the Goodguys Rod and Custom Association Del Mar Nationals in sunny SoCal. This event is one of our favorites each year and we...

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Which One Of These Throwback Wheels Would You Most Like To Rock On Your Hot Rod?

What once was is cool again, and never is that more evident than in the world of custom cars and clothing fashion. Shoes, pants, shirts, jewelry, hair styles, it is super common for fashion trends of...

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Holley EFI Outlaw Street Car Reunion VI Gallery: Our Coverage Starts Now!

So much for the Spring serenity in Western Kentucky. It’s time for some good old-fashioned throw-down racing at Beech Bend Raceway and starting today, the Holley EFI Outlaw Street Car Reunion...

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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...

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Got Skills? Watch This Bulldozer Operator Stack Tires Around A Stake Using The Blade Of His Machine

They are games borne at lunchtime or out of bets made at the local watering hole after everyone has left the joist. They are contests of skill designed to separate those that can do from those that...

Power Down: Aussie Supercar Series May Look To Lighten Financial Burden on Teams With Less Horsepower

Well, cost cutting in racing is apparently not just a North American thing these days as teams in the Australian Supercar series are looking to do the same thing and the organization that operates...

Video: This Is What Dag Racing Looked Like In Detroit Back In 1953 – Michigan Hot Rod Association Action

When we talk about drag racing’s roots, the 1950s were really the formative decade for the sport across the country. Sure it had sprouted some legs and began to drag itself out of the...

Old School Rally God: This 1974 Ford Escort Mk1 RS2000 Can Be Yours

So apparently today is “Brian Loves old British Fords” day and while maybe I do, it was merely a coincidence that I found this insanely awesome 1974 Ford Escort Mk1 RS2000 for sale in...

Forgotten Mighty Mite: This 1964 Video Shows The New Lotus Cortina At Sebring – Mustang What?

The other day was “Mustang Day” and somehow we forgot about that or did not get the invitation or maybe we just didn’t care. Either way, it passed us by. It was a celebration of the...

Watch Bryce Menzies Running His Bad Ass Red Bull Ford In The SCORE San Felipe 250

Man this makes us want to haul ass across the desert! This cool video of Bryce Menzies, running in the SCORE San Felipe 250, looks like a whole lot of fun. The team was hauling ass in the San Felipe...

5 Ways To Improve The Consistency Of Your Race Car. This Could Be What Moves You Into The Winner’s Circle

Consistency is the key to winning races. It doesn’t matter whether you are bracket racing or heads up racing, having a car that will go down the track consistently is key to turning on win...

Man Finds 1970 LS6 SS454 Chevelle In Barn After Being Parked For 35 Years! Starts And Runs Smooth!

This one is barn find gold! When you find a 1970 SS454 Chevelle in a barn in Virginia, which has been owned by the same guy since 1970, you have found a gem. The fact that it appears to be the...

This 1993 Geo Tracker Is A 9 Second Sleeper That Can Hang The Hides And Surprise Some Folks

Sleepers are cool, and this one qualifies because there is nobody who would think this thing could run a 12 let alone a deep 9 second ET. And the cage has an 8.50 NHRA Cert so you know it is ready...

K&N Spring Fling Million 2019: Hey, Buddy, Save Some Dragsters For The Rest Of Us!

I’m writing this while sitting in the tower as Round Two is moving through on Thursday afternoon. I want to point out one thing about the Spring Fling Million that is absolutely stunning in...

Door Car Or Dragster: Which Perfectly Prepared Bracket Car Would You Choose For YOUR Perfect Bracket Racer?

The debate over which is better, dragsters or door cars, has been going on since dragsters first went down 1320 feet of asphalt to start something that would change drag racing forever. It has never...

Bad Idea: Penske and Ganassi Want Guaranteed Qualifying Spots At Indy 500 For Series Full-Timers

(Photo credit: IndyCar) – This is one of the biggest, “SERIOUSLY?!” moments we have had in a while around here because it’s just one of those things where the idea, the...

Cinge-fest: Here’s Three Minutes Of Doing It Wrong On The Chassis Dyno From Various Countries and Places

From stuck throttles to shredded tires, this look into the dark side of the chassis dyno experiences will certainly provide an eye widening look at what can happen when you are running your stuff at...

Retro Review: The 1986 Jeep Commanche Was A Far Cry From The Gladiator of Today

As the world has been losing their mind over the new Jeep truck that’s on the way, we figured it was a good time to look into the past to see one of the brand’s most iconic pickups....