Post Tagged with: "drag racing"

Car Culture & Entertainment

Pancho González: How a Tennis Superstar & a Caddy-Powered Dragster Help Fuel the 1950s SoCal Racing Scene

Even a casual tennis fan will undoubtedly recognize the name Richard “Pancho” González. During a tennis career that stretched from the late 1940s to the early 1970s, González racked up […]

Driveline / Engine & Exhaust / Tech / Tech Articles

Big Inches & Big Power: A Simulated Look at Maximizing Acceleration with Chevy Performance’s ZZ632 Big Block

The big news in Bowtie land these days is Chevrolet Performance’s monster ZZ632 tall-deck big-block crate engine that can make 1,004 hp on 93 octane gasoline. Everybody is buzzed about […]

Wilkerson Fuel Altered at Funny Car Chaos Front launch
Featured Vehicles / From the Summit Racing Catalog

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 […]

New Products

Parts Bin: Add Steering Wheel Electric Accessory Control Buttons to Your Race Car with These Summit Racing Brackets

Put vital accessory control right where you want it using Summit Racing’s Steering Wheel Button Brackets. Handy for things like a trans brake, delay box, line lock, nitrous activation, and […]

News & Car Culture

Check Out This Interactive Google Map of Lost & Abandoned Drag Strips

Nostalgia often runs deep for drag racers. Whether it’s the historic Lions Drag Strip in California or any one of the dozens of small-town dragways across the country, many racers […]

New Products / Product Profiles

Parts Bin: Add No-Lift Shifting & 2-Step Launch Control to Your Race Car with the WOT BOX from N2MB Racing

No-lift shifting means you don’t have to take your foot off the gas as you clutch-in and shift gears. In other words, you’re pretty much at wide open throttle as […]

Jason Sack
Midwest Drags

Drivers Take Home Cash (Plus One Seriously Cool Car) at ’21 Midwest Drags

NORWALK, OH – If there is one thing that drag racing enthusiasts enjoy more than drag racing, it’s drag racing and then winning things. Dozens of them had an opportunity […]

Car Culture & Entertainment / Cooling / Tech / Tech Projects

Alex Taylor “Quest for the Sixes” Update: Building and Mounting a Methanol Tank…Over the Radiator?

If you have ever been around ’55 Chevys you know how little space is under the hood. Throw in a twin-turbo big block Chevy, and space is even at more […]

Car Culture & Entertainment / Exterior / Tech / Tech Projects

Alex Taylor “Quest for the Sixes” Update: Adding Front End Tilts

Two-Lane Blacktop meets modern! You don’t typically see a tilt front-end on cars that are shooting for six-second ETs. The idea here was that a tilt front-end would allow for […]

Brakes & Suspension / Car Culture & Entertainment / Exterior / Tech / Tech Projects

Alex Taylor “Quest for the Sixes” Update: Wheelie Bars and Trunk Lid Notch

With Alex attending LS Fest, Dennis stayed behind to work on the ’55 and was in charge of the video filming too! In this video, Dennis gets the wheelie bars […]