Remaking History—Ronnie Hobbs Rebuilds Rod Saboury’s Legendary Pro Street ’57 Corvette

Ronnie Hobbs Pro Street Corvette

Written by Ainsley Jacobs Texas tycoon Ronnie Hobbs has a history of making headlines in the racing scene, but when he recently posted some pictures of his resurrection of Rod Saboury’s legendary Pro Street ’57 Corvette, fans went wild. Hobbs has owned a mind-boggling fleet of cars ranging from a mild Magnusson-supercharged

Becki Cram moves to the NMRA’s Advanced Fuel Dynamics Limited Street class in 2020

When Becki Cram first started racing in 2014  her ’08 Saleen was entered in QA1 True Street then over to NMRA Roush Performance Super Stang and on to the Exedy Racing Clutch Modular Muscle class, she was hooked, but soon knew she wanted to go faster. Now, after cutting her

Where It All Started—Dynamic Racing Transmissions

When there is a gap in the market, a smart entrepreneur fills it. Such was the case for Harold Miller, founder of Dynamic Racing Transmissions, when he realized the opportunity to go into the performance  transmission business. Harold started his career in the automotive industry in the 1950s when he took

8-Second Demon—SpeedKore Performance Resets Record

By Ainsley Jacobs Photos Courtesy of SpeedKore Performance Even with a car that’s badass straight from the factory, the bug to improve it and go even quicker is always present. Alex Palermo, a customer of the Wisconsin-based SpeedKore Performance shop, decided his ’18 Dodge Demon needed more muchness and brought it in

Electrified Swap Rat 38! Garlits and Holley Team Up for 200 mph Electric Vehicle Program

Swap Rat 38 Electric Dragster

Written by Ainsley Jacobs Photos Courtesy of Holley Performance Products There will always be a place for traditional combustion engines and muscle cars in drag racing, but as the future steadily marches towards embracing electric vehicles, companies like Holley are accepting the change rather than running from it. When Geoff Turk, Chief Operating

7.50s with TREMEC T-56—Tick Performance/Jonathan Adkins LT-powered Camaro

Written by Ainsley Jacobs Photo by Wayne Stewart Most people lament the loss of summer, but for racers, the cooler air means quicker runs and new world records. Jonathan Atkins, owner of the North Carolina-based Tick Performance shop, made a lot of noise at the FL2K race when his stick-shifted F-body Camaro

Ron Belcher Preps for SGMP with Supercharger Swap

Written by Ainsley Jacobs NMCA Edelbrock Xtreme Street/Ultra Street competitor Ron Belcher and 2016 NMCA Holley EFI Real Street champion Camren Massengale, two heavy-hitting team RPM Transmissions racers, headed over to Muncie Dragway in Indiana on Thursday, October 11, in preparation for Donald “Duck” Long’s upcoming No Mercy mega race at

Mirror Image— Dwayne Hickman’s New “Blacksnake” to Debut at NMRA World Finals

By Ainsley Jacobs Dwayne Hickman sure has a thing for Shelby Mustangs. The oil man from Spencer, West Virginia, has campaigned his familiar white-with-black-stripes 2011 Mustang GT in NMRA competition for years and just added its mirror image, a black-with-white-stripes 2010 Shelby GT500, to his collection. The new car, known as “Blacksnake”

Multi-Time Champion Frank Varela is Stepping Up to Street Outlaw

The closer you get to the finish line, the more exciting things get and such is the case for multi-time NMRA champion Frank Varela of Albuquerque, New Mexico, as he draws closer to completion on his new NMRA/NMCA VP Racing Fuels/Mickey Thompson Street Outlaw entry. Varela, who has been a staple