Hedman Hedders to Sponsor NMCA WEST’s Nostalgia Street Car Class

Hedman Hedders, one of the leading manufacturers of performance headers in the U.S., has stepped up to sponsor the NMCA WEST Street Car Series’ Nostalgia Street Car class through the 2014 season.  Nostalgia Street Car features 1982 & earlier muscle cars racing down the 1/4 mile featuring easy to follow … Read More

Improvements Made At MIR

The Millers over at Maryland International Raceway have been very busy over the winter improving their Mechanicsville-based drag race facility. Besides adding new aluminum stands, they purchased another ambulance in addition to the ambulance they’ve always had, meaning they will have two ambulances in service at all events. Other improvements … Read More

Stainless Works To Sponsor 2012 NMCA Drag Radial Class

Stainless Works is pleased to announce their sponsorship of the 2012 NMCA Drag Radial Class. Stainless Works has been designing and fabricating performance exhausts and headers in the USA for over 15 years. Known for their cutting-edge, late-model applications like the Camaro, Mustang and Raptor, Stainless Works is looking to … Read More

Rusty to Running: Ted Vise’s ’66 Ford Custom

By Mary Lendzion

As a child growing up in Petal, Mississippi, Ted Vise could often be found pushing his toy cars around the yard and throughout the house, causing his mother to believe that he was so into all-things fast that he would find a way to beef up the … Read More

A Great Crate: Chevrolet Performance’s LSX454

We remember when the number four hundred and fifty four incited a specific mental image of a wide valve cover’d big-block Chevy, but anyone who’s been into the drag racing game for the last couple decades knows that even small-blocks can have “big-block-size” cubic inches. We started seeing big-inch (408 … Read More

Project Car Update: HEMI Under Class

Readers of Fastest Street Car may recall we’ve been covering former Drag Radial racer Rick Head’s land speed Buick project in the mag and the good news is, the guys at Little People Customs in Ventura, California are working on it as I type this. Paul Bartlett is currently fabricating … Read More

Feature Sneak Peek: Ryan “Toaster” Jones

If you like badass heads-up racecars from the west coast, keep an eye out for a feature on Ryan Jones’ turbocharged Nova in a summer issue of FSC Magazine. Rumor has it Toaster is upgrading to a better small-block engine and larger tires to possibly step up classes in 2012.… Read More

A Restrained Devil

Al Jimenez’s supercharged Camaro is an absolute powerhouse and this video of a chassis dyno pull at QMP in Chatsworth, Ca. is a great display of that fact. This ride has been low sevens on leaf springs on the west coast. The rwhp numbers are kept secret in this short … Read More

2012 Chevy High Performance Nationals Presented By SDPC

Santa Ana, CA – ProMedia Events, the company that brings you the NMCA Muscle Car Nationals, is pleased to announce the hottest all-GM event of the year…the Chevy High Performance Nationals, which will take place at Atlanta Dragway in Commerce, Georgia, the weekend of June 1-3, 2012.  This event, presented … Read More

4th Annual Late-Model shopHemi.com Shootout- June 8-10, 2012

The NMCA Flowmaster Muscle Car Nationals, the #1 muscle car series the U.S., is pleased to announce that the 4th Annual shopHEMI.com Late-Model HEMI Shootout, presented by Mopar Now magazine, will once again take place at Maryland Int’l Raceway in Mechanicsville, MD, June 8-10, 2012.  Mopar Now, published by the … Read More