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
Written by Ainsley Jacobs
Photography by Kevin DiOssi
In a community that fosters cutthroat competition, it’s easy to become hostile and hardheaded. Haley James, however, has found a way to channel her ambition into tremendous success without losing a trace of her humanity.
Growing up in Albuquerque, New Mexico, it was a given
By Ainsley Jacobs
A man who knows how to get stuff done when he puts his mind to it, William Jackson first caught sight of NMRA’s Hot Street back in the early 2000s and became inspired to get out there himself. Now, after a few years spent building a capable contender,
Soon after securing a third place finish in NMRA Edelbrock Renegade points in 2016, Adam Arndt turned his Mustang over to friend and fellow racer Brian Mitchell and then flew to the Middle East to serve as a firefighter for the United States Air Force.
“Even though Brian had bought his
In its nineteenth season, the NMRA has a few folks that have been there since the beginning, and even fewer who have remained in the same class for almost two decades. Brian Mitchell is one of those long-time competitors who started off with a legitimate street car, and has evolved