War Pony, Whoa-and-Go Components – Brakes and Trailing Arms

            In the last installment of “War Pony,” we examined …

            In the last installment of “War Pony,” we examined the instrument package and suspension components used on the project. Now we’ll take a close look at the brake system along with more of the rear suspension parts, primaril (Read More..)

Preserving The Legacy, the U.S. Nationals – The Human Element

            Indy has always been big for eight-time winner “Big …

            Indy has always been big for eight-time winner “Big Daddy,” especially 1972 and 1984. In the early ’70s he’d been written off, 1972 Indy saw him win the race and break into the sixes. In 1984 he’d retired; new tech had (Read More..)

War Pony-Front Lines: Fixing the Front End

                 When it comes to front and rear suspension pieces …

                 When it comes to front and rear suspension pieces for Fox Mustangs, choice is plentiful. There are many folks building front-end parts like K-members and A-arms for these cars. After weighing all of our options, we chos (Read More..)

Power Brokers: Crew Chief of the Month

The oft used phrase “racing in his blood” accurately does …

The oft used phrase “racing in his blood” accurately does describe Justin Taylor, crew chief on Mike Tocco and Roger Garten’s War Horse Nostalgia Funny Car. Taylor was an infant during his dad’s tenure as the driver of Dave Braskett’s Lone Ea (Read More..)

War Pony: Suspension and Gauges – Filling in the Blanks

                             It’s time to fill in the blanks on some …

                             It’s time to fill in the blanks on some important details in our project car. Last issue we glossed over the struts and shocks we’re using on the War Pony Mustang. Now we’ll look at the pie (Read More..)

Scat Enterprises, Inc. Tom Lieb’s Take on the American Dream

         Let it be known, whether you buy a hard …

         Let it be known, whether you buy a hard part or vehicle seat from Scat, you’re doing business with Tom Lieb, a certified car guy, not some faceless multinational conglomerate, churning out everything from door knobs to toilet sea (Read More..)

Million Dollar Babies: Barrett-Jackson Highlights

          Four of drag racing’s most iconic vehicles are now …

          Four of drag racing’s most iconic vehicles are now owned by one of stock car racing’s most iconic owners. The Mongoo$e and Snake forever changed the face of motorsports with their groundbreaking Mattel Hot Wheels deal, which ran (Read More..)