Never Grow Up—Dodge Introduces Limited-production Challenger 50th Anniversary Edition at 2019 AutoMobility LA

Dodge Challenger 50th Anniversary

The “golden age” of muscle cars is now and Dodge is celebrating the golden anniversary of its iconic Challenger with the new limited-production 50th Anniversary Edition, shown for the first time today at 2019 AutoMobility LA. When the Dodge Challenger first entered in the muscle car ranks of Detroit’s Big Three

NHRA Locks Down 2019 with Epic Finale during World Finals

Robert Hight NHRA Funny Car Champion 2019

At his home track, Funny Car’s Robert Hight raced to his third career NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series world title and second in three years on Sunday by advancing to the final round of the 55th annual Auto Club NHRA Finals at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona. Steve Torrence (Top

NMCA Expands Chevrolet Performance Challenge Series in 2020

Chevrolet Performance NMCA Camaro

The NMCA Muscle Car Nationals is proud to announce the Chevrolet Performance Challenge Series is expanding to all six NMCA events in 2020. “The popularity of the Chevrolet Performance Challenge Series shows the excitement the LS/LT community brings to the NMCA. Its growth over the last few years is why we

Mickey Thompson Debuts New 27-inch S/R Front Tire Sizes

Mickey Thompson SR Front Runner in 15-inch up to 20-inch Sizes

Drivers of custom street and high-horsepower strip machines have another chance to go skinny with the latest 27-inch sizing option added to Mickey Thompson Tire & Wheels’ Sportsman S/R front radial tire line. Available in 2020, the new 27x7.00R20LT size joins the popular 27X6.00R15LT, 27X8.00R15LT, 27X6.00R17LT and 27X8.00R17LT 27-Inch tall skinny

Peeled Banana—JPC Racing’s Famous S197 Goes Naturally Aspirated and renamed Peeled Evil

One of the most iconic late-model Mustangs is the 2011 Mustang GT that belongs to JPC Racing’s Justin Burcham. It was the first 10-second Coyote-powered drag car back when you couldn’t even crack into the ECU. Burcham eventually pushed it into the 8s, and ultimately ran 6.90 at 203 mph

New Product—Xtreme-DI launches +30% GDI High-Flow Fuel Injectors for GM LTx-Engines

Xtreme-DI today announced a new product line of GDI High-Flow Fuel Injectors providing up to 30-percent more fuel flow over stock injectors in all GM Gen V engines (LT5, LT4, LT1, L86, L83, LV3). XDI high-flow injectors for the Ford Ecoboost 2.3L and 3.5L engines, the Audi/Volkswagen 2.0L engine, and additional

Pure Weight Loss—Project Pure Evil Drops Weight for World Cup Finals Prep

Our resident project car, Pure Evil, had a decent showing at the NMRA World Finals + Holley Ford Fest when it dropped into the 8.80s in warm weather action. A few weeks after the NMRA season ended, Mike Washington—the car’s owner/driver and project curator—began prepping for the postseason action. All year

HELP WANTED—RPM Act Reintroduced to US Senate and Needs Your Support!

RPM Act to Save Mtorsports

Time for action!  The RPM Act was reintroduced in the U.S. Senate for the current session of Congress.  The Recognizing the Protection of Motorsports Act of 2019 (RPM Act) protects Americans’ right to modify street cars and motorcycles into dedicated race vehicles, along with industry’s right to sell the parts

Anderson Leads Pro Winners in Dallas; Hagen, B. Torrence, and Savioe Win

Text and Photos Courtesy of NHRA/National Dragster It was a Texas-sized celebration for Billy Torrence on Sunday at Texas Motorplex, as the Top Fuel Texan powered to the victory at his home track during the 34th annual AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals. Matt Hagan (Funny Car), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and Jerry Savoie