Fastest Street Car Interview with Mickey Thompson Radial Wars Driver DeWayne Mills

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By Mary Lendzion

When DeWayne Mills bought his ’68 Camaro in the early ‘90s as a roller from a seller in Mississippi, he gave it life with a big-block Chevy and two stages of nitrous, and ran it until the sun came up at the Midnight Drags at Tulsa Raceway … Read More

Stainless Works Street Outlaw Driver Barbaree Goes from Blasting through Six Second Barrier to Championship to Stage at NMCA Awards Ceremony

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By Mary Lendzion

When Dwayne Barbaree showed his strength by introducing himself to NMCA Stainless Works Street Outlaw and finishing second in points in the ’13 season, he was just getting started.

The proof is in the fact that he kicked off the ’14 season as a runner-up at the … Read More

Baskin Brings Home ARP Nitrous Pro Street Championship Despite Being New to Car and Class

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By Mary Lendzion

Always willing to try something new – including a race car and race class – Don Baskin climbed into a recently purchased Jerry Haas-built ’83 Cutlass and steered toward ARP Nitrous Pro Street for the ’14 NMCA season.

After missing the first race on the roster in … Read More

Hutnick Hustled All Season for ’14 Edelbrock Xtreme Street Championship

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By Mary Lendzion

David Hutnick introduced himself to NMCA Edelbrock Xtreme Street four years ago by driving his ’02 Camaro to an 8.24 at 170 mph, and he has since made himself at home in the class.

While he missed the ’14 season-opener in March, he came out swinging at … Read More

Two-Time MagnaFuel Open Comp Champion Boyle to Bask in Spotlight at NMCA Awards Ceremony

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By Mary Lendzion

Going into the first race of the ’14 season, the 12th Annual Ross Racing Pistons NMCA Muscle Car Nationals at Bradenton Motorsports Park in Florida in March, Bruce Boyle felt that he had a target on his back as the reigning MagnaFuel Open Comp champion.

But the … Read More

After Sealing the Deal in ATI Nostalgia Super Stock, Schultz Set to Stand on Stage at NMCA Awards Ceremony

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By Mary Lendzion

Just as he went through the traps at the 8th Annual Nitto Tire NMCA/NMRA Super Bowl of Street Legal Drag Racing at Route 66 Raceway in Illinois in ’13, the engine in Dave Schultz’s nine-second ’60 Plymouth wagon let go, and pieces of it hit and damaged … Read More

’14 NMCA NA 10.5 Champion DeMayo, Jr. Wraps Up Season with Another Win

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By Mary Lendzion

Not entirely happy with how his ‘13 season ended, NMCA NA 10.5 driver Mike DeMayo, Jr. came out with guns blazing in ’14 and earned a win at the 6th Annual Nitto Tire NMCA/NMRA All Star Nationals at Atlanta Dragway in Georgia in April.

He then powered … Read More

Gustafson and His Mustang Go from Winner’s Circle to ProCharger’s PRI Display

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By Mary Lendzion

Newly crowned ’14 NMCA West ProCharger Street Outlaw champion Eric Gustafson said in a recent NMCA interview that he wanted to wrap up the season with a win at the Street Car Super Nationals, and he did just that at the event Nov. 20-23, 2014 at the … Read More

Mickey Thompson Radial Wars Champion Keith Berry Blasts to 3.97 and Says “Shoot Yeah” He’ll be at NMCA Awards Ceremony

Keith Berry

By Mary Lendzion

When it was announced that the Mickey Thompson Radial Wars category was being introduced at the 6th Annual Nitto Tire NMCA/NMRA All Star Nationals at Atlanta Dragway in Georgia in April, Keith Berry showed up,  laid down a 4.41 at 180 mph and went on to win … Read More

Detroit Truetrac Nostalgia Muscle Car Champion Vizzo to Visit Stage at NMCA Awards Ceremony

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By Mary Lendzion

After earning his second consecutive Detroit Truetrac Nostalgia Muscle Car championship, Gerry Vizzo will keep the number 1 on the window of the black ’67 Chevy II he was driving in ’14. Powered by a small-block Chevy sipping pump gas, it delivered him to a win in … Read More