Written by Steve Turner
Photography by Kevin Diossi
As the call to the lanes echoes from the speakers, the pressure is on. Racing a 1,200-horsepower turbocharged Camaro is no simple task. The team has a plan. Before Isaac Reed fires up the 427-cube LS, there are things to attend to. His son
We don't make it a habit of posting cars for sale, but there is a soft spot in the RPD staff members' hearts for Jarod Wenrick's beautiful 1966 Chevy Nova II. Ever since the car made its NMCA debut at the Norwalk race in 2015, the car set a new
Are you busy on July 6th and want to road trip to Lexington, Kentucky? The trip will be worth as you get an inside look at Haltech USA, located at 750 Miles Point Way, Lexington, KY 40510, for its annual Open House event. The company will be hosting a car
By Ainsley Jacobs
Brian Mitchell, a name synonymous with the NMRA, has been keeping a secret the past few years. From his very first Renegade race back when the class first started in the late ‘90s to his retirement in 2015, the legend has been busy resurrecting his original “Wizard” ’92
Nearly a month ago the NMCA Muscle Car Nationals had a successful launch with the Muscle Car Mayhem event at Bradenton Motorsports Park. Nineteen VP Racing Fuels Xtreme Pro Mod cars came to battle on the famous Florida-based drag strip as they chase for a championship and the right to
After deciding to take the 2019 season off from racing to “just do life for a while,” life responded by saying “nope!” and gave Jake Conant a great opportunity to get back out there – on someone else’s dime.
In December of 2018, Conant was contacted by a car owner who
Written By Steve Baur
Photography by the FSC Staff
There are many reasons why we get behind the wheel of a race car. Some of us are born into the lifestyle and enter competition from the time we can turn a wheel. Some simply jump into the practice to satiate their need
With PTP Racing handing the tuning of the Haltech Elite 2500 and Pro Stock badass Larry Morgan handled the driving chores of the Coast Packing 1969 Camaro, the team just rocked the Pro Mod world with a 3.67 at 200 mph run during testing at Bradenton Motorsports Park.
Kevin Skinner set the pace in pre-season testing with a 7.82 at 156 mph blast at Bradenton Motorsports Park. He is running a Holbrook Racing Engines 5.2L Cobra Jet engine in his 2016 Cobra Jet.
Pre-season testing in Florida is underway with two huge track rentals, one at Bradenton Motorsports Park
By Jason Reiss
Photography by Steve Baur, Kevin DiOssi, and Josh Ledford
In the sport of drag racing, acceleration is king. There is
simply no other measurable metric that is as critical to performance as
acceleration rate; not torque, nor RPM gain, power-adder boost, nor even
horsepower. Of course, measuring data points from each of