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NHRA Wrap-Up: B. Force Wins Her Third; Worsham, Skillman & Hines Also Win Brainerd
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NHRA Wrap-Up: B. Force Wins Her Third; Worsham, Skillman & Hines Also Win Brainerd

Brittany Force collected her third Wally of 2016 after winning Top Fuel Sunday at the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals in Brainerd, MN. (Image/Autoweek) Brittany Force raced to her third career […]

Bonneville Speed Week Update: Thompson Breaks Record; Carbinite LSR on Cusp
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Bonneville Speed Week Update: Thompson Breaks Record; Carbinite LSR on Cusp

(Image/BangShift) Wait. Challenger? That thing got a HEMI in it? Actually, it has two. And those two 500-cubic-inch V8s powered Danny Thompson’s Challenger 2 streamliner to a new 406.7 miles-per-hour […]

Photo Gallery: Flexing Some Muscle at Hot August Nights in Reno
Events / Hot August Nights 2016

Photo Gallery: Flexing Some Muscle at Hot August Nights in Reno

RENO, NV — Hot August Nights has come and gone. Street rods, customs, and vintage trucks were out in mass quantities at this year’s 30th anniversary show thanks to the beautiful […]

Hot August Nights Mini-Feature: Les Stuart’s 1967 Ford Mustang GT500
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Hot August Nights Mini-Feature: Les Stuart’s 1967 Ford Mustang GT500

RENO, NV. — Don’t call Les Stuart’s 1967 Mustang GT500 “Eleanor.” It has its own name, thank you very much. And while you may also be tempted to call Stuart’s “Pit Viper” […]

Over $100,000 Handed Out for First-Ever Hot August Nights Cup — See All 10 Finalists Here!
Events / Hot August Nights 2016

Over $100,000 Handed Out for First-Ever Hot August Nights Cup — See All 10 Finalists Here!

RENO, NV — Fifty of the nation’s top custom cars competed for the first-ever Hot August Nights Cup and part of $100,000 in cash and prizes. It’s one of the largest overall prize […]

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Rain Postpones NHRA Northwest Nationals; Finals Will Conclude at Future Races

NHRA officials postponed the Northwest Nationals Sunday and announced the Top Fuel and Funny Car finals will conclude in two weeks at Brainerd, and Pro Stock will finish at the […]

21-22 May, 2016, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Bryan Clauson (#88)
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Motorsports / News & Car Culture

Dirt-Track Star Bryan Clauson, 27, Dies After Racing Accident

Sprint Car champion and Indy racer Bryan Clauson died Sunday from injuries suffered in a Saturday-night wreck during the Belleville Midget Nationals in Belleville, KS. He was 27. Clauson, a […]

Close’s ’48 Chevrolet “Dream Truck” Named Hot August Nights Downtown Reno Show-n-Shine Grand Champion
Events / Hot August Nights 2016

Close’s ’48 Chevrolet “Dream Truck” Named Hot August Nights Downtown Reno Show-n-Shine Grand Champion

RENO, NV — It took Dermie Close 20 years to build his “Dream Truck” 1948 Chevrolet pickup. It took him one trip to Hot August Nights in Reno, NV to earn […]

Window Shopping at the Hot August Nights (MAG) Auction
Events / Hot August Nights 2016

Window Shopping at the Hot August Nights (MAG) Auction

RENO, NV — The Hot August Nights Auction presented by Motorsport Auction Group (MAG) kicked off on Friday at the Reno Convention Center. Headliners for this year’s auction include a 1939 […]

HAN Mini-Feature: Larry Soto’s 1935 Ford Slant Back Becomes Last Finalist for Summit Racing Downtown Reno Show-n-Shine Award
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HAN Mini-Feature: Larry Soto’s 1935 Ford Slant Back Becomes Last Finalist for Summit Racing Downtown Reno Show-n-Shine Award

RENO, NV — Larry Soto already had a discerning eye for cool hot rods when he bought this 1935 Ford Slant Back from a friend in 2009. “Years and years ago I […]