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NHRA to Showcase Latest Detroit Drag Racing Machines at 2012 Mac Tools U.S. Nationals
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NHRA to Showcase Latest Detroit Drag Racing Machines at 2012 Mac Tools U.S. Nationals

The Detroit muscle car wars are back—and they’re once again spilling on to the dragstrip. NHRA officials have announced the formation of the NHRA Factory Stock Showdown at the 2012 […]

Power Tour Pit Stop: A Chance Meeting With Some Canadian Hotrodders
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Power Tour Pit Stop: A Chance Meeting With Some Canadian Hotrodders

The Universe wanted Martin Petersons to have this car. That much is clear. In 2006, Petersons visited Norwalk, OH all the way from his home in Oshawa, Ontario, just east […]

Summit Racing Equipment and Factory Five Racing Build a Mk4 “By the Book”
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Summit Racing Equipment and Factory Five Racing Build a Mk4 “By the Book”

Summit Racing Equipment and Factory Five Racing have teamed up to build a Factory Five Mk4 replica that anyone armed with a Summit Racing “Big Book” catalog can duplicate. “What […]

Automotive Legend Carroll Shelby Dies
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Automotive Legend Carroll Shelby Dies

Famed racer and car builder Carroll Shelby died Thursday. He was 89. Shelby is a bona fide legend in the automotive industry, famous for inventing the Shelby Cobra and for […]

Forbes Magazine Unveils its 10 Fastest Rides for Under $50,000
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Forbes Magazine Unveils its 10 Fastest Rides for Under $50,000

Supercars are like super models. They’re exotic, stunningly beautiful, fun to stare at—and completely unattainable for the everyman. That’s why Forbes magazine has once again dedicated an article to the […]

Ohio Technical College Opens the Edelbrock Performance Academy
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Ohio Technical College Opens the Edelbrock Performance Academy

Ohio Technical College (OTC) and Edelbrock announced the opening of The Edelbrock Performance Academy, a program designed to give students a solid foundation in the building and tuning of high […]

Color Us Charmed: 2013 SRT Viper Has Bite—And We Like It
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Color Us Charmed: 2013 SRT Viper Has Bite—And We Like It

When Chrysler Group unveiled the 2013 SRT Viper (Chrysler dropped the Dodge name off the new supercar) at the New York Auto Show this month, reviews from the peanut gallery […]

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Mopar Unveils 6 New Vehicles for the Easter Jeep Safari

Jelly beans, painted eggs, and chocolate bunnies are so 1965. Since 1966, Jeep enthusiasts have found a different and slightly more adventurous way to celebrate the Easter holiday: the Easter […]

NHRA Legend Bill “Grumpy” Jenkins Dies
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NHRA Legend Bill “Grumpy” Jenkins Dies

NHRA Pro Stock legend Bill “Grumpy” Jenkins died today. He was 81. Jenkins was a drag racing champion, a masterful engine builder, and admired by countless fans. You can read […]

World Record Attempt for Most Cars Performing Simultaneous Burnouts
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World Record Attempt for Most Cars Performing Simultaneous Burnouts

A world record 75 cars did donuts simultaneously on March 20 at Sonoma Raceway in Sonoma, Calif. That breaks the previous world record of 57. We haven’t seen this many burnouts in one place since […]