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ATI Partner’s with Dan Fletcher Racing

January 21, 2020 When you have 104 national event wins and 3 NHRA National Championships, who do you pick for your partner? It’s easy – only the best! Dan Fletcher, one of the most successful drag racers of all time, has chosen to partner with ATI Performance Products (Baltimore, Maryland). Dan has always campaigned with ATI products which helped him to achieve these stratospheric goals. ATI branding will play aRead More


Maple Grove Raceway Sold

Motorsports Developers partners Joe Casella, Jordan Levitt and Chris Winter have agreed to purchase Maple Grove Raceway from the Stauffer family. The asking price was 8 Million, but no sale price has been disclosed. The track open in 1962, and is a favorite in the northeast and brings in large crowds when  NHRA is in town. The group will keep the racetrack and expand seating and improve the overall motorsportsRead More


Portatree Pocket

Portatree is proud to introduce our newest handheld practice tree: the Portatree Pocket. The Pocket’s new graphics display with backlight greatly improves screen readability while the new, sturdy transbrake-like button makes practicing on-the-go easy! Updated features including instant green tree, results blocker, and bump staging provide users with new ways to practice while selectable button motion, bump up and down, and twice your tree bring new options for delay boxRead More


NHRA 2020 Stock/Super Stock Rule Changes

2020 Rule Changes SECTION 1A:STOCK, ENGINE:1,PISTONS (Page 5) (12/4/2019)OEM or NHRA-accepted aftermarket replacements permitted provided such items comply with all requirements set forth in this section. Aftermarket pistons permitted, may be forged, billet or cast and must retain the OEM as-cast or as-forged head configuration. The manufacturer or ID number must remain unaltered and fully visible to determine the correct application. Intake side of head may be +/-2 degrees fromRead More


Auto Club NHRA Finals Winners

The Auto Club NHRA Finals, the last race of the season with very little impact on most classes for the final points race to the top for the sportsman. Although mathematically there were some champions yet to be decided, but they were long shots. Weather wise, what can we say, its California and its usually very nice this time of year. Temps in the low 60’s in the morning toRead More


2020 MOPAR® DODGE CHALLENGER DRAG PAK DEBUTS AT SEMA SHOW

2020 MOPAR® DODGE CHALLENGER DRAG PAK DEBUTS AT SEMA SHOW Go big or go home, that’s the saying, right? Well our friends at Dodge, Mopar® and SRT® have done just that with the release of the 2020 Challenger Drag Pak. Let’s face it, if you’re going to debut your latest weapon to take on the competition on the drag strips across the country, might as well do it during theRead More


Dodge NHRA Nationals Winners

The Dodge NHRA Nationals is second race of the year at the Strip and the second to last race on the NHRA tour. With only five sportsman classes competing, this race still has some national points contenders going for the championship. Temps were in the mid 40’s for first round of Stock, but by mid day it was in the mid to upper 60’s. A little warmer than we hadRead More


Texas NHRA Fall Nationals Winners

The Texas NHRA Fall Nationals had full schedule of sportsman classes. With a total 10, which includes the alcohol classes, this 4 day race was mandatory. All rounds were run before Sunday expect for the finals of the 8 sportsman classes we cover. The final rounds on Sunday, made the TV coverage much easier to deal with, and along with the track personal everyone got to go home at reasonableRead More


NHRA Carolina Nationals Winners

The NHRA Carolina Nationals is one of the many 3 days races on the NHRA tour. This race however was a 2 day deal, with rain pending on Sunday, NHRA made a good call running all eliminations for the sportsman on Saturday. There were some important races, and as the season whines down and the points tighten, every round win could decide a championship. In Stock, Allison Doll needs toRead More


NHRA Midwest Nationals Winners

The NHRA Midwest Nationals, the 20th stop on the NHRA tour. Its a 3 day race, like many on the tour.  There was a threat of rain, but the 3 day race was warm with temps in the mid 80’s to mid 90’s on Sunday and no rain delays. The Factory Stock Showdown cars were running number 7 out the of 8 race series. With 22 cars trying for 16Read More


JIM BEATTIE STK/SS MEMORIAL RACE DURING THE DUTCH CLASSIC AT MAPLE GROVE RACEWAY

5TH AND FINAL JIM BEATTIE STK/SS MEMORIAL RACE DURING THE DUTCH CLASSIC AT MAPLE GROVE RACEWAY Baltimore, MD — ATI Performance Products, Inc. announces the 5th and final “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 has grown intoRead More


US Nationals – Indy Winners and Losers

65th annual U.S. Nationals had its winners of course, but the losers were not what you would think. The losers were the decisions that where made at this prestigious race. Parking was an absolute nightmare, delaying the start time 6 hours. They were still parking the last few rigs as the Stockers were in the lanes. They did bring all the Stockers in before qualifying started, a good move forRead More