From NBA to NMCA—Tom Hammonds to Run Edelbrock Xtreme Street

Returning back to his home town of Crestview, Florida, after a successful career in the NBA, Tom Hammonds is also returning to his true passion—drag racing. Standing tall at 6’9”, Hammonds played the power forward position for the Washington Bullets, Charlotte Hornets, Denver Nuggets, and Minnesota Timberwolves as recently as 2001,

Maple Grove Raceway Set For Future Growth With New Ownership

It’s always a bit worrisome when the rumor of a track going up for sale start circulating. Oftentimes, the first thing that comes to mind is that it is going away. Many tracks, however, have been in family ownership for decades and sometimes the family would just like to move

Bolt-On 2020 GT500 Makes 800+ Horsepower To The Wheels

A few weeks ago, we talked about Lund Racing and the company's initial dyno sessions with the new 2020 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang and the results were impressive. You can read about that HERE. After our conversation with Jon Lund, he completed more changes, which included the addition of Injector

Scoggin-Dickey Race Shop’s New Billet 572ci Blown Big-Block Chevy Crate Engine

While Scoggin-Dickey Parts Center is a well-known company offering all manner of Chevrolet Performance Parts, crate engines, and more, the company also has a custom engine building division known as Scoggin-Dickey Race Shop. At the 2019 Performance Racing Industry Show held at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, Scoggin-Dickey debuted

To The Limit—Bill Putnam keeps pushing his SN-95 Mustang in NMRA Limited Street competition

Written by Ainsley Jacobs Photography by Kevin DiOssi It wasn’t until his cousin introduced him to the Mustang world that Bill Putnam’s performance interest piqued. Once it was, he was all in. Growing up in Florida, Putnam borrowed cars from his parents when he first learned to drive as a teen and

Unleash the Fury—Steeda built this no-compromises S550 torque converter test bed for Suncoast Performance

Written by Steve Turner Photography courtesy of Steeda Performance Vehicles Even if you are great at something, sometimes you need to call on an expert in another field to help achieve your goals. Such is the case for Suncoast Performance, which turned to the Mustang experts at Steeda Performance Vehicles to create

3D Printing in Aluminum is HERE!

The concept of 3D printing is a relatively new one, but we're already getting a taste of the quickly advancing field and what people are dreaming up and printing. First it was printing all sorts of things in plastics, then things went to a much bigger scale with concrete homes.

Knock, Knock, Knocking on the 6-Second Door—Grannas Racing Supra Reclaims The Quickest 6-Speed, Stick-Shift Record

This past weekend at Orlando Speedworld in Bithlo, Florida, Joel Grannas and his Grannas Racing Supra reclaimed the record for the quickest, stock bodied, 6-speed stick-shift ride with a 7.25 at 200 mph. Incredibly, Grannas wasn't finished just yet, as he took another swing for the fences and clocked an

Space Race—Holley puts the NMRA World Finals over the moon with the Intergalactic Ford Festival

A huge crowd filled the stands and surrounded the edge of the track. The sound engines revving and tires smoking filled the air. The excitement was electric at Beech Bend Raceway, but it this year it wasn’t all about the drag strip. In 2019 the final race on the NMRA

15 Tech Tips From An Avid Nitrous Racer

Written By Steve Baur and Troy LaCrone Photography Courtesy of Troy LaCrone As racing is a competitive sport, it’s not surprising that a great many of racers tend to keep trade secrets to themselves. Competitive nature aside, being ahead of the next guy usually requires lots of time, money, and effort to