When Eric Bardekoff started his 2021 racing season, he was expecting to work hard and had hopes for some moderate success. He wasn’t expecting to go into the finals for both NMRA and NMCA as the points leader in two championship chases.
After finishing fourth in NMRA Edelbrock Renegade in 2020,
When Eric Bardekoff, proprietor of EB Custom Works and NMRA Edelbrock Renegade competitor, got his 1968 Plymouth Barracuda back in his freshman year of high school, he had lofty dreams of building a cool street cruiser and taking it on epic road trips. Now, a decade later, he’s finally moving
Written By Steve Baur
Photography by Kevin DiOssi
From Mopar to Mustang and ‘Cuda to Cobra Jet, EB Custom Works’ Eric Bardekoff takes a hands-on approach whether it’s with fabrication or racing. You can see it in the Barracuda that he and his father, Jeff, built and race in NHRA Super Stock
As the gates opened for the 25th annual Nitto Tire Spring Break Shootout there was a new category among the regular line-up of small-tire madness that makes up the NMRA Ford Nationals. This past winter NMRA tech officials reorganized the Coyote Modified into a new class and it was dubbed
After a lifetime following the NHRA circuit, Eric Bardekoff has found his calling in NMRA competition. He recently made the jump to NMRA ProCharger Coyote Modified and already has plans to step up his game even further.
Based out of Commack, New York, Bardekoff runs his shop, EB Custom Works, during