Automatic Adjustment—Controlling torque converter slip with a dump-valve improves performance off the line and down the track

Written By Jason Reiss Photography Courtesy Of The Manufacturers We’ve all heard the old saying, automatic transmissions win races, and perhaps that’s never been more true than it is today. But how much better would that automatic transmission be if it could act like it had a pair of torque converters inside?

Sweet 16 Highlights: DeWayne Mills First to the 3.60s, Mark Micke/Jason Carter Crushes Em All with 3.67 at 221 mph! —Presented by Edelbrock

It was day one of the $101,000-to-win Duck X Productions Sweet 16, an exclusive private event that brought in the baddest Radial vs. The World competitors to South Georgia Motorsports Park. The focus is on setting records and crushing the competition without any distractions. After just one round of qualifying,