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Drag Racing Car Parts
April 17, 2019

Drag Racing Car Parts

Featured Products We have the best selection and prices on engines and performance parts for all of your Jr. Drag Racing needs! High performance clutch assemblies and accessories that are engineered to safely give you the edge. High Powered Parts More JR Race Car is currently the manufacturer for the Hercules Chassis, Shockwave Clutches. As an engine builder…

Street Cars Drag Racing
April 8, 2019

Street Cars Drag Racing

Brainerd International Raceway hosts the first major race of the 2017 season Memorial Day weekend. The 9th Annual Street Car Showdown is a double-header with the kick-off for the three-race Muscle Car Series on the drag strip and the return of the SCCA Harvey West Memorial Day Classic on the 2.5-mile Competition Road Course. The dates are May 26-28. On the drag…

Drag Car Race
March 14, 2019

Drag Car Race

For the second stop of its extended 2017 summer show season the Original Super Chevy Show rolled into Jupiter, Florida for two days of racing and showing off. Friday was set up for drag racing test-and-tune runs, while the main event went down on Saturday. Like all the Super Chevy events this deal had something for everyone. For those that run their cars hard…

Drag Racing Car
March 9, 2019

Drag Racing Car

A Corvette driver participating in a drag race with another car crashed into a small airplane stopped on the taxiway at Spanish Fork-Springville Airport on Friday evening. Sgt. Cade Harding with Spanish Fork Public Safety said the drivers were invited into the security area of the airport by an individual with a hangar at the facility. He said those additional…

Drag Racing Model Car Kit
February 27, 2019

Drag Racing Model Car Kit

For over 20 years, our conviction at Model Roundup is that building model cars and model car kits is more than just a fun hobby. It s not just about plastic, glue and paint. It s about 55 Chevys, Candy Apple Anglias, Richard Petty, George Barris, Ed Roth, Mopar Muscleit s about Americana! It s about your first car and your first date. It s about Detroit as the…

Drawings of Drag Racing Cars
February 22, 2019

Drawings of Drag Racing Cars

In between qualifying rounds Friday, drag racer Jack Beckman signed autographs at the open-air pit area at Auto Club Raceway, including one for 9-year-old Max Leon of Whittier. He really loves that he can meet the drivers,who often are available to fans passing by their pit stalls, the elder Leon said. We ve taken him to NASCAR [races] and he fell asleep…

Drag Racing Best Level 5 Car
February 12, 2019

Drag Racing Best Level 5 Car

This is a new axle designed and made for basic swaps and is an alternative to cheap rebuilds. This is not a racing axle in any way, shape or form; we offer this axle so you can complete your swap on a budget and purchase the correct racing axles at a later date. Level 2 Axles 400 HP (Forced Induction | 6 month warranty) Our level 2 axles are designed to handle…

Fastest Drag Race Car
February 7, 2019

Fastest Drag Race Car

1. Mike Roy’s 71′ Monte Carlo Mike Roy pilots a 4, pound 1971 Monte Carlo. When you have a heavy car with lots of power, driveline parts take a beating. He’s on his tenth transmission since he added turbos, including two in the two weeks leading up to Drag Week 2013. An 8.16-second pass has been his best ET. 2. Tom Bailey’s 69’ Camaro In 2013, Tom Bailey covered…

Fastest Drag Racing Car in the World
January 28, 2019

Fastest Drag Racing Car in the World

HOT ROD Drag Week 2015 Presented by Gear Vendors and Co-Sponsored By Eastwood World’s Quickest Street Car Blows Past Record at Drag Week 2015 Test and Tune; Lutz Ups the Tension and Competition With His Unofficial 6.05-second run at 249 mph! Things get quicker and crazier at Drag Week 2015. Still, we were blown away by Jeff Lutz’s new Drag Week record of 6.050…

Old Drag Racing Cars
January 18, 2019

Old Drag Racing Cars

Take a second, if you will, to think about what exactly you were doing as a four-year-old. Chances are, you spent your days pining for the moment Sesame Street came on TV and also maybe struggling with bladder control. Now, meet Lila Kalis, the badass four-year-old daughter of pro skateboarder Josh Kalis. Unlike most toddlers her age who spend their days trying…

Funny Car Drag Racing Crash
December 29, 2018

Funny Car Drag Racing Crash

When Antron Brown saw the video of fellow drag racer Ronnie Davis’ crash at Rockingham Dragway nearly two weeks ago, he says two things immediately came to his mind. First, Brown thought of Davis’ family – daughters Michelle and Bridget, and longtime companion Micki Deering. Then, the major question – what happened, and why? “When you see it, you always wonder…

Diecast Drag Race Cars
November 23, 2018

Diecast Drag Race Cars

I’m sure many of us remember building toy car race tracks as kids, racing the cars, and then arguing over which car came in first and who cheated because they let go of their car too soon. Ah, good times. [Phil] wanted to create a drag strip race track for his son to introduce him to die-cast cars. The only commercial drag strip [Phil] could find didn’t have…

Drag Race Car Chassis
November 3, 2018

Drag Race Car Chassis

Getting more power from an engine is something all racers are familiar with. Getting that power to the ground, however, is a science that few racers really understand. For those of you just starting out in drag racing, we’ve put together a basic overview of how chassis and suspension systems are affected by sudden acceleration. The Chassis PeopleTM at Competition…

Jet Cars Drag Racing
May 27, 2018

Jet Cars Drag Racing

The first jet dragsters were built by the Arfons brothers, Art and Walt. After their famous falling out at the end of 1960, both brothers separately campaigned jet racers on tracks and pursued the land speed record on the Bonneville Salt Flats. By the summer of 1961, Walt Arfons s jet-powered Green Monster was routinely pacing in the mid-seven-second range. By…

Best Level 2 Car Drag Racing
May 22, 2018

Best Level 2 Car Drag Racing

The New York Auto Show begins from April 14 (2017) and promises to showcase some of the world s best cars. Read on to find out some of the highlights expected. Dodge Demon Dodge Demon has been massively promoted by the company ahead of New York International Auto Show. The Demon is a production car set up for drag racing. It is expected to allow customisable…

Mustang Drag Race Cars
March 27, 2018

Mustang Drag Race Cars

(Ford Motor Company Press Release) Ford’s support for grassroots drag racing continues with an advanced new Cobra Jet Mustang; limited 50-car run is race-ready for NHRA Stock and Super Stock competition New four-link rear suspension and electric water pump applications are firsts for Cobra Jet, which is engineered for performance at the track Cobra Jet shares…

Best Car to Build for Drag Racing
March 22, 2018

Best Car to Build for Drag Racing

It s easy for a seasoned car guy to give advice on what he or she thinks is best when it comes to modifying your car or truck, but many times that advice is biased based on their own belief of what is best and based on what they read on their forum. What a beginner needs is advice that comes from the basics of automotive performance and what makes or doesn t…

JR Drag Racing Cars
March 17, 2018

JR Drag Racing Cars

The JR Race Car Junior Dragster program is designed to allow racers between the ages of 7 and 17 the opportunity to race against their peers in near-replica models of the cars that the pros drive. They compete at the local track level and selected divisional events as well as at the Summit Team Finals and at individual Junior-only JR Race Car Team Finals events…

Best Car for Drag Racing
March 2, 2018

Best Car for Drag Racing

How did muscle-car madness start? 1 of 8 Ford Because it is a genre that enthusiasts are passionate about, you are bound to generate some criticism when compiling a list of the 7 greatest muscle cars of all time. However, Bankrate stuck its neck out to do just that. Some enthusiasts trace the history of muscle cars to the 1949 Oldsmobile Rocket 88. But the heyday…

Best Car to Drag Race
January 26, 2018

Best Car to Drag Race

2016 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Update 3: Drag-Racing Fun at Best Driver s Car Every year at the tail end of our annual Best Driver s Competition, we line all the contenders up on a giant runway and drag race em. Why? Well, as Angus Mackenzie famously put it, Because we can. We call the video that results from this loud and dusty mayhem World s Greatest Drag…

Dragons Den Sports Car
January 6, 2018

Dragons Den Sports Car

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Diecast Drag Racing Cars
December 17, 2017

Diecast Drag Racing Cars

Share Facebook Tweet Pinterest It’s underground racing at its most literal: a series of tracks - from a quarter-mile strip to the winding mountain run - all tucked into a basement of a house in St. Peters, Missouri. That the tracks are designed to accommodate 1:64-scale toy cars helps. This is Die Cast Racing, one of a handful of leagues dedicated to running…

Types of Drag Racing Cars
November 24, 2017

Types of Drag Racing Cars

At NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series events, fans may see more than 200 classes of vehicles in 15 categories, or eliminators. Class eligibility is based on requirements that include type of vehicle, engine size, vehicle weight, allowable modifications, and aerodynamics. Top Fuel, Funny Car, Pro Stock, Pro Stock Motorcycle, Top Alcohol Dragster, Top Alcohol…

Muscle Car Drag Racing
November 13, 2017

Muscle Car Drag Racing

Directions: 21 E. SR 64, Bradenton, FL 34212 The NMCA Muscle Car Nationals Series starts its season over the weekend of March 9-12, 2017, with the 15th Annual NMCA Muscle Car Mayhem, scheduled to take place at Bradenton Motorsports Park in Bradenton, Florida. As this is the first race of the season, the Northern-based competitors are chomping at the bit to feel…

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