Several Racers Join Five and Six Second Clubs

2014 turned out to a year of great performances in every eliminator due to great weather conditions at several events complimented by the NMCA’s commitment to provide consistent racing surfaces. Those joining the Flowmaster 5-Second club in Kooks Headers Pro Modified include: Jimmy Keen, Josh Green, Robert Rahaim, Jason Hamstra, … Read More

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Preliminary Final 2014 Points

The points have been updated: >>>HERE<<<
Per the rules, any racer has until October 23, 2014 to contest the points. On Oct. 24, the points become official. Congrats to the champions and Top 10!… Read More

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Jason Lee to Drive for Eric Gustafson at the 13th Annual NMCA World Street Finals in Indy

By Mary Lendzion

Even though he has only been pounding the pavement in it for a year, NMCA West ProCharger Street Outlaw driver Eric Gustafson and his Racecraft-built ‘89 Mustang are feared forces.

The 460 LSX engine under the car’s hood was built on a Dart block by Kurt Urban … Read More

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Busy Man Don Baskin’s New NA 10.5 Cobalt Looks to Be a Serious Contender

Don Baskin’s a busy guy, and he’s done a bit of everything during his long racing career which began when he was just 16 years old. When this Tennessee native isn’t running his successful commercial truck sales company, or working at his farm or scrap business, he’s got his hands … Read More


Huge Midway on Tap for the FEL-PRO NMCA World Street Finals and Chevrolet Performance LSX Shootout

Each year the NMCA Flowmaster Muscle Car Nationals completes its season at historic Lucas Oil Raceway in Indianapolis, Indiana.  This year’s FEL-PRO sponsored event will take place October 9-12 and it promises to be one of the largest muscle car events of the year!  This special event also features the … Read More

Brian Hicks For Dave Klaput Spotlight

Interview with Proformance Racing Transmissions Owner and Crew Chief Dave Klaput

By Mary Lendzion

During the week, Dave Klaput builds, repairs and performs developmental work on Turbo 400s and Powerglides at Proformance Racing Transmissions, the shop he owns in Elburn, Illinois, and during the weekend, he does the same, in pit areas and in race trailers at tracks across the country.… Read More

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Edelbrock Xtreme Street Driver Bill Trovato is Flying in the 5th Gen

By Mary Lendzion

Because the ’70 Cutlass Bill Trovato had as a teen was not the hot-rod he had hoped it would be, he gave its 455 cubic-inch Oldsmobile engine a sip of nitrous and let it rip to twelve-second times. That set the stage for the ’78 Oldsmobile Starfire … Read More

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Manna Making Strides for 13th Annual NMCA World Street Finals Featuring 8th Annual Chevrolet Performance LSX Shootout

By Mary Lendzion

With his ’98 Camaro launching every which way but straight for the better part of the ’14 season, Chevrolet Performance LSX Challenge Series JE Pistons LSX Drag Radial driver Anthony Manna and his team, including John Ryan, Jimmy Dahl and fellow Drag Radial driver Joe DeDona, had … Read More

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Power Nation To Feature SAM School COPO Build

The School of Automotive Machinists (SAM) will take center stage in an upcoming episode of the popular Engine Power show on the Power Nation that’s set to air on CBS Sports Network and on Spike TV this weekend.

The episode can be see on CBS Sports Network at 6:30 am … Read More


Championship Countdown: The Contenders

Written by Derek Putnam

The 2014 NMCA series lists a half-dozen events on the docket, and the final one at Lucas Oil Raceway in Indianapolis in two weeks. Battle will be waged in nine classes on this historic track to determine not only the winners of the final NHRA Unleashed … Read More