Post Tagged with: "Pro Stock"

Kurt Anderson 2017 NMCA Street Kings champion
News & Car Culture

A ‘Kurt’ of All Trades: Resto Wizard, Master Builder, Racing Champion

NORWALK, OH. — Kurt Anderson bought a 1955 Chevy at age 13. He bought it for $1,700, which the Eau Claire, WI native said he had saved from mowing lawns, […]

NHRA Pro Stock Camaro
Motorsports

NHRA: Pro Stock Class Can Use Any Accepted Engine/Body Combo in 2018

At the request of the race teams, NHRA Pro Stock competitors will be allowed to run any NHRA-accepted body and engine combination for the 2018 season, NHRA officials announced. That […]

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Motorsports

NHRA Cutting Pro Stock Fields to 8 Cars at Several 2018 Races

There will be eight-car Pro Stock fields, instead of the customary 16, at certain NHRA events next year following NHRA’s decision this week to restrict the number of Pro Stock […]

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10 and Done? Catching Up with Jimmy Alund After His 10th FIA European Pro Stock Championship

Many fans of NHRA drag racing are familiar with Jimmy Alund. While filling in for Greg Anderson behind the wheel of the Summit Racing Pro Stock Camaro in early 2014, Alund […]

Motorsports

Interview: Greg Anderson on What’s Next for NHRA Pro Stock in 2017

Anderson and the rest of the Pro Stock class made the switch from carburetion (pictured here) to EFI in 2016.  NHRA Pro Stock went through a mighty series of changes […]

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Major Changes Coming to NHRA Pro Stock…Are They Good or Bad?

Citing Pro Stock racing’s need to “evolve from a technological standpoint, yet reconnect with its roots,” NHRA has announced major changes to its factory hot rod class. The changes will take place […]

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Pro Stock/Pro Mod Racer and Tuner Joe Lepone Jr. Passes

Pro Stock and Pro Mod race car driver and engine tuner Joe Lepone Jr. passed away Sunday after a long battle with cancer. Lepone Jr. was Summit Racing’s first-sponsored NHRA […]

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NHRA Wrap-Up: Enders-Stevens Becomes First Female Pro Stock Champ; Schumacher, Hagan and Hines Also Claim Titles

Erica Enders-Stevens became the first woman to win an NHRA Pro Stock world championship title Sunday when she defeated her closest points rival—Summit Racing’s Jason Line—in the final round of […]

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European Pro Stock Driver Jimmy Alund Earns Summit Racing Sponsorship

Eight-time FIA Pro Stock champion Jimmy Alund announced a multi-race sponsorship with Summit Racing Equipment in pursuit of his historic ninth FIA Pro Stock championship. Alund filled in for Team Summit […]

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Year in Review (Part 6): A Look Back at the Top OnAllCylinders News Stories of 2013

Editor’s Note: The year 2013 gave us the C7 Chevrolet Corvette and took from us performance legends like Dean Jeffries and Stu Hilborn. We had a light-hearted look at the half-dozen Fast and Furious movies and got serious with […]