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Steve Williams 2018 Super Comp World Champion

Steve Williams started his Championship season off relatively slow, with his first 3 events gaining only 1 round win. Starting the year out in Pomona, CA for a national event where he would fall in rd2, then heading over to Las Vegas, NV like everyone from d7 usually does for another national then his 1st divisional event of the year where he would not get out of rd1, resulting inRead More


Get to know: Dan Fletcher

Peter Biondo and Kyle Seipel from bracketracers.com….. Get to know Dan Fletcher   Besides drag racing, what were some of your interests and hobbies growing up? Typical kid deal, well maybe not today’s kid deal. Played sports not stop. The street I grew up on one of the fathers built a pretty legit baseball field with a real backstop. Football, basketball, and baseball; no video games.   When did youRead More


TruSTART GAINS MOMENTUM WITH ACCUTIME

TruSTART GAINS MOMENTUM WITH ACCUTIME TruSTART, the Worst Red, was introduced to big buck bracket racing by Bob Brockmeyer of Compulink, Peter Biondo, Kyle Seipel, and Jeff Foster at the 2016 Spring Fling Million Vegas event. For handicap drag racing, the system awards the lesser of two red-lights the win rather than the first red-light. With the response overwhelmingly positive, over 50 tracks around the country utilizing the Compulink timingRead More


2018 Mustang Cobra Jet Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Racing Legend

2018 Mustang Cobra Jet Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Racing Legend with Quickest Straight-Line Stallion Yet New 2018 Mustang Cobra Jet by Ford Performance is targeted to be the most powerful and quickest version from the factory ever, capable of running the quarter-mile in the mid-8-second range while topping 150 mph 50th anniversary Mustang Cobra Jet features a limited production run of 68 cars available in Race Red or Oxford WhiteRead More


2019 COPO Camaro Marks 50 Years of Special Order Performance

2019 COPO Camaro Marks 50 Years of Special Order Performance LAS VEGAS — An anniversary-themed 2019 COPO Camaro race car introduced today at the SEMA Show celebrates the 50-year milestone of the special order, ultimate performance models and launches the 2019 COPO Camaro program. “Chevrolet is proud to celebrate 50 years of the COPO Camaro legacy,” said Jim Campbell, GM U.S. vice president of Performance Vehicles and Motorsports. “It’s oneRead More


The Bader Family – Maple Grove Raceway

With a very successful year so far at Maple Grove Raceway, will the Bader family purchase Maple Gove. From what we here it is still up in the air. From talking to racers and fans, they love the new direction the track has taken. Many of you know Bill Bader Jr. was brought in as a consultant to help promote and bring a better racing experience to Maple Grove. AtRead More


ATI Jim Beattie Stock/Super Stock Memorial Race

NEW DATE AND LOCATION! 4TH ANNUAL JIM BEATTIE STK/SS MEMORIAL RACE DURING THE DUTCH CLASSIC AT MAPLE GROVE RACEWAY Baltimore, MD — ATI Performance Products, Inc. announces the 4th Annual “Jim Beattie Stock/Super Stock Memorial Race” to honor its founder, James Beattie, Sr. Jim was an avid race fan, inventor and mechanical genius. After proudly serving in the US Navy, Jim opened a modest general transmission rebuilding business which hasRead More


Dan Fletcher… A Day At The Office

Dan Fletcher, doing what he does best. Just another day at the office in his 69 Chevelle wagon go rounds.


ATI is Posting $500,000 This Year!


NHRA Heartland Nationals Recap

Menards NHRA Heartland Nationals presented by Minties is the 8th stop on NHRA tour. Although plagued with rain delays, the race was finally finished on Monday. Qualifying started on Friday along with a great day of class racing. Saturday started out with round one of eliminations for the sportsman’s. Sunday morning was supposed to start out with sportsman eliminations round 2, but pending weather canceled the early start. A scheduleRead More


Is Englishtown Raceway Park Back?

There has been talk that Englishtown may be back with a new owner. Don Schumacher’s name has been floating around, and he is looking into purchasing Raceway Park. As many of you know Englishtown has a great history of racing, and many fans and racers were sad to see drag racing end at this iconic track. If Schumacher does purchase Englishtown, look for NHRA to be back with a nationalRead More


MAHLE Motorsport New Elite Sportsman Drag Racing PowerPak+ Pistons

  Video Inside—MAHLE Motorsport New Elite Sportsman Drag Racing PowerPak+ Pistons On the Shelf We recently sat down with Trey McFarland of MAHLE Motorsport to discuss their new piston program, the Elite Sportsman Drag Series PowerPak+ series. The program is designed to produce large volumes of popular piston designs so engine builders and distributors can keep them on the shelf for quick service to customers. MAHLE Motorsport has kicked offRead More


VMP GEN 3 TVS 2650 Supercharger – Next Gen for the 2018 Cobra Jet

The next generation TVS supercharger will be part of the 2018 Cobra Jet package to debut at the NMCA All American Nationals at Summit Motorsports Park  in Norwalk Ohio. The new blower developed by Eaton and Roush Performance and VMP is said to make more power than the very popular Whipple 2.9 currently used in most of the NHRA and NMCA Factory Stock Showdown cars.  There have been no testsRead More


NHRA Dodge HEMI® Challenge at U.S. Nationals

NHRA Dodge HEMI® Challenge at U.S. Nationals to Celebrate 50th Anniversary of Mopar-powered 1968 Super Stock Cars Dodge announces title sponsorship of event, which will mark its 18th consecutive year at iconic U.S. Nationals Brand makes it a “Happy HEMI® Day” with announcement on 4/26, the date celebrated by Dodge and Mopar enthusiasts as HEMI Day HEMI Day celebration video online at Dodge Garage (www.dodgegarage.com), a digital content hub forRead More