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..)

The Ivo Files: For Love, Not Money

By the winter of 1965, the landscape of drag racing …

By the winter of 1965, the landscape of drag racing was changing. Tommy Ivo had established himself as one of the sport’s primary architects. However, he could feel the sand shifting beneath his feet as the activity was rapidly evolving from a garag (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..)

The Best Deal in Town: GM’s LS3: A Cheap Horsepower Date!

       Without question, the LS7 is the top dog of …

       Without question, the LS7 is the top dog of the naturally aspirated world of LS engine horsepower. It’s also the most expensive–by a wide margin. As with most engines, the key to the LS7’s exceptional power profile is the air flo (Read More..)