Shifty Mach I – Power Increase Demands Quick Clutch Upgrade

           In its eleventh year, Gary Winter’s ’03 Mustang Mach …

           In its eleventh year, Gary Winter’s ’03 Mustang Mach I received a clutch upgrade. Nothing very remarkable there, you might think, as engine power increases so, too, must clutch holding power. Nor is the job arduous; that is if (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..)

Setting the Pace: Mike Recchia’s Pro Extreme ’69 Camaro

    Despite the eye-catching appearance of his ’69 Camaro, when …

    Despite the eye-catching appearance of his ’69 Camaro, when Mike Recchia set out to build a new car for ADRL’s Pro Extreme class he claims not to have even cared about how it looked. When you’re competing in the quickest and fastest eighth (Read More..)

Two Times the Fun: Dodge Pak Duo Delights Mopar Diehards

       If you’re a doorslammer guy, what could be better …

       If you’re a doorslammer guy, what could be better than driving one of the new Big Three factory-built stocker/super stocker racers? How about driving not one, but two, and at the same races? Well, Les Norton is the lucky dude who get (Read More..)