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Wilkerson Fuel Altered at Funny Car Chaos Front launch
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Altered State: Tim Wilkerson’s Record-Setting AA/Fuel Altered

With a professional drag racing career spanning more than three decades, Nitro Funny Car veteran Tim Wilkerson already has a place reserved in the NHRA history books. In 1996, he […]

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Family Car: Dave and Karen Leisinger’s Autocross 1970 Camaro

Choosing a new family vehicle is an exercise in compromise for most car guys. The list of must-haves handed down from the front office often includes heated leather seats, satellite […]

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Problem Child: Tyler Moss’ 1984 Chevy C10

Like so many projects, Tyler Moss’s 1984 Chevy C10 got out of hand in a hurry. “When I first bought it, I was 15,” Tyler said. “I thought it’d be […]

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32 Degrees Cooler: Gene Esaly’s 1957 Chevy 210

This draggin’ wagon makes retirement look good. It’s hard to believe that Gene Esaly’s 1957 Chevy 210 used to be a dedicated drag racing vehicle. He used to watch it […]

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Reaction Hero: Ray Thompson’s 1968 Camaro SS

Photography By: Todd Biss Productions  If you’ve spent any time in a middle school science class, you’re probably familiar with Isaac Newton and his third law of motion: For every […]

1968 Ford Mustang Eleanor tribute
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Leading Lady: Aaron and Lauren Miller’s 1968 Mustang Eleanor Tribute

It’s a Hollywood fairytale—a supporting actress comes out of nowhere, steals the spotlight, and becomes the star of the movie. So it was in the year 2000, when “Eleanor”—the iconic […]

Summit-Racing-917-Laser-Kit-Car
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The Elite Laser 917, Summit Racing’s First Project Car

It’s not uncommon for a big automotive parts company to sponsor a project car, and Summit Racing is no exception. Through the decades, Summit Racing has supported dozens of vehicle builds—from […]

49 chevy pickup
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The Real Deal: Dave Plickert’s 1949 Chevy Pickup

Dave Plickert’s garage hides a rare and exquisite treasure. Squeeze past the beautifully resto-modded 1969 Camaro and the factory-fresh 1978 Corvette, slip by the classic Model A street rod, then […]

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True Blue: Jim Wilkins’ 1967 Chevy Nova SS

Very few of us can remember a time before we were car guys. Ever since that first ride home from the hospital, cars have helped define who we are. And […]

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The Scenic Route: Danielle Tackett’s 1964 Chevy Impala SS

Photography: Todd Biss Productions “Done.” Ask a dozen builders for the definition, and you’ll get a dozen different answers. For some, their car is done when it runs. For others, […]