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?

Red’s Replacement: Nick Agostino’s Wicked New Camaro

Written by Ainsley Jacobs Photography by the FSC Staff It’s been over a year since Nick Agostino rolled and wrecked his small-block-powered, ’00 Camaro in dramatic fashion during a grudge match at the 2017 YellowBullet Nationals, and now, the Canadian-based racer is putting the final touches on his red ride’s replacement. Agostino, who