Detroit Speed Inc. Releases Mini Tubs For 1979-93 Mustangs
Detroit Speed, Inc. is known for OE quality stamped mini-tubs in the automotive aftermarket, and now the company is turning its attention to the Fox-Body market! The Detroit Speed Mini-Tub Kit for 1979-93 Mustangs offers the following benefits: - Inner wheel housings designed to accommodate wider tire and wheel packages (up to 315mm tire) - Designed for a perfect fit, retain a stock appearance...
Wilwood Disc Brakes Announces New GM AFX Body 2" Drop ProSpindles and Disc Brake Kits
Wilwood has announced the release of its new 2" drop ProSpindle for the popular General Motors A, F and X body muscle cars of the 1960s and 1970s. The ProSpindles are a tall-body design that lowers stance and gravity center height, while producing a higher front roll center with reduced camber change to improve handling and reduce body roll during cornering. A unique caliper mounting featur...
Chevrolet Performance LSX Shootout Added to NMCA World Street Finals in Indy
NMCA is celebrating the 14th annual Chevrolet Performance LSX Shootout, the longest running LS-based national event during the Nitrous Supply NMCA World Street Finals presented by Chevrolet Performance at Lucas Oil Raceway (Indianapolis, IN) over the weekend of September 24-27, 2020. NMCA officials are giving away over $50,000 in cash, prizes, and giveaways in this special stop on the Chevrolet...
Vortech Superchargers- Press Release- Small Block Ford V-30 Mounting Bracket & Cog Drive Assemblies
Vortech Superchargers has now made it easy for Small Block Ford owners to make serious power with a bolt-on kit using the potent V-30 Series Supercharger with new Mounting Brackets and Cog Drive compo nents. The V-30 Centrifugal Supercharger combines advanced technology and race-proven performance and is specifically designed for modified engines with extreme boost demands. Available for Ford 5.0L...
Mishimoto Automotive Launches 2018 and Newer Ford Mustang GT Oil Cooler Kit in the United States
Mishimoto Automotive has launched the 2018 and newer Ford Mustang GT Oil Cooler Kit in the United States. The kit features innovative bar-and-plate oil cooler mounts in the upper grille, allowing more room for supercharger heat exchangers. The mounting bracket also serves as an air diversion panel, directing the maximum amount of ambient air through the oil cooler. Pre-made stainless steel b...
American Powertrain Announces Pfitzner Gear Upgrades for TREMEC Magnum 6-Speed
American Powertrain, the world's largest TREMEC dealer, now offers Pfitzner Gear upgrades for TREMEC Magnum 6-speed transmissions. Pfitzner Performance Gear sets have a well-deserved reputation for producing the most durable automotive gear sets in the world. This accolade has been achieved through innovative design, technologically advanced engineering and market-leading manufacturing processes. ...
Return to Racing! Safety First NMCA Announcement
We are excited to get back to racing with the Scoggin-Dickey Parts Center NMRA/NMCA All-Star Nationals at Atlanta Dragway after a prolonged break. There are several announcements we would like to make you aware of several changes, like the WEDNESDAY opening of the gates which requires ADVANCE TICKET purchase for entry as there won't be a cash line on Wednesday. We encourage all racers to use the F...
Chevrolet Performance Releases New 570 HP LS7-based Crate Engine
Chevrolet Performance's new LS427/570 builds on the track-bred performance of the LS7 engine and enhances it in two important ways: More power and easier installation. A new, high-lift camshaft helps it produce 570 horsepower at 6,200 rpm and 540 lb-ft of torque at 4,800 rpm for an increase of 65 hp and 70 lb-ft over the production-based LS7 crate engine. Additionally, a new wet-sump oiling system...
Brian Keep Takes Steadfast Approach to Success in NMCA Edelbrock Xtreme Street
Interview by Mary Lendzion Photos by Fastest Street Car and courtesy of Brian Keep Back in the day, Brian Keep raced in an Oldsmobile Omega, Chevrolet Blazer and Chevrolet S10, and on everything from dirt and mud to asphalt and concrete. But for the past several years, he has been racing in his 1998 Camaro, and is as competitive as they come in NMCA Edelbrock Xtreme Street as well as in Ult...
MAHLE Motorsport Promotes Custom Piston Program for Gasoline and Diesel Engine Applications
MAHLE Motorsport, well known for its popular shelf stock PowerPak and PowerPak Plus piston assemblies, has announced availability of a custom piston program for engine builders and professional race teams. Custom pistons for street, off-road or race applications can be developed at the company's manufacturing facility in Fletcher, North Carolina for gasoline and diesel engines. The custom pisto...
NMCA Tech Committee makes parity adjustment to Xtreme Pro Mod rules
The NMCA Technical Committee made a rules revision today in Xtreme Pro Mod. The adjustment includes a base weight change for the small-block screw blower combination. This adjustment is effective immediately, unless otherwise noted in this document. The 2020 NMCA Class Rules and all Rule Revisions/Clarifications can be found here: https://www.nmcadigital.com/2020-event-info/class-rules-payouts...
Billet Specialties Adds Custom Wheel Finish Options
Car owners love to personalize and customize their rides, no matter whether they are street cars or race cars, and if you're getting tired of the black wheel trend, then Billet Specialties might just have what you're looking for. Billet Specialties is now offering customization options with three types of finishes in a variety of colors available'solid finish colors (available in gloss or matte fi...
Accel Expands Super Coil Lineup
Accel's Super Coils are designed to replace OE ignition coils with no modifications while delivering maximum performance, and the Super Coil lineup has been expanded. New offerings have been introduced for GM applications, as well as Honda, Toyota, Lexus and Subaru applications. The coils will install in the factory locations with no worries of tripping the Malfunction Indicator Light (MIL) or ...
AutoMeter Introduces The Fuel Bridge Interface
AutoMeter's new Fuel Bridge (model #9109) allows users to easily install AutoMeter fuel level gauges in nearly any vehicle regardless of the resistance range. The product wires between any AutoMeter fuel level gauge and stock or aftermarket fuel level sending units. With its compact size (3-1/8 x 2-1/2 x ), LED display and easy three push-button operation, the Fuel Bridge will be a breeze to ins...
NMCA Tech Committee makes parity rules revision to Factory Super Cars class
The NMCA Technical Committee made a rules adjustment today in the Factory Super Cars category. The revision includes an upper pulley size adjustment for the 2019-2020 GM 350 engine/2.65L Magnuson blower combination. The approved upper pulley for this combination has been adjusted from 3.350-inch to a 3.125-inch pulley. This adjustment goes into effect immediately, unless otherwise noted in this d...
Holley Introduces MSD's New High-Output Ignition Coils for Pro 600 CDI System
Users who have begun using the MSD Pro 600 Ignition can now pair it with the Pro 600 CDI (Capacitive Discharge Ignition) coil. It offers the highest current and voltage available in a small compact design. When users are making extreme cylinder pressure with boost or nitrous on an inductive coil-per-plug ignition, lack of spark energy means they're leaving horsepower on the table. To answer this n...
NMCA Tech Committee Makes Adjustments to Xtreme Street Class Rules
The NMCA Technical Committee released a rule adjustment today in Xtreme Street. Adjustments include a new cylinder head permitted for Chrysler small-block combinations in NMCA Xtreme Street. These amendments go into effect immediately, unless otherwise noted in this document. The 2020 NMCA Class Rules and all Rule Revisions/Clarifications can be found here: https://www.nmcadigital.com/2020-ev...
NMRA/NMCA All-American Nationals Moves to US 131 Motorsports Park August 27-30, 2020
The NMRA/NMCA All-American Nationals will be contested at US 131 Motorsports Park (Martin, MI) over the weekend of August 27-30, 2020. The change in venue is due to Summit Motorsports Park's decision to remain closed for 2020 as they regroup and plan for a return to action in 2021. It has been a crazy year but one that is rewarding as we made new friends with Jason Peterson and his staff at US...
NMCA VP Racing Lubricants Xtreme Pro Mod Driver Jackie Slone Showcasing New Six-Stage Nitrous System
By Mary Lendzion Photos courtesy of Jackie Slone After soaring to a 3.73 last year, NMCA VP Racing Lubricants Xtreme Pro Mod driver Jackie Slone set his sights on capturing 3.60s in his Camaro this year. By the time the winter snow had begun to fall over his shop in Michigan, he was freshening his Pat Musi Racing Engines-built 959 cubic-inch engine, which he backs with an M&M Transmissi...
UPR Offers 2005-2020 Ford Mustang GT High Performance Hydraulic Clutch Line Upgrade
UPR is offering a 2005-2020 Ford Mustang GT high performance hydraulic clutch line upgrade. The factory hydraulic clutch line is plastic and can be prone to breaking over time as well as flexing, which gives a spongy feeling. The Teflon-lined steel-braided line improves clutch pedal feel and adds peace of mind as it's stronger than the factory part. This is a direct replacement of the stock li...
A Message From Summit Motorsports Park President Bill Bader Jr.
While planning what was to be a standout season of racing at Summit Motorsports Park in Norwalk, Ohio, the Coronavirus hit. Our country halted and hunkered down, and yet, I was hopeful that I would be able to open, as soon as possible, the facility that has been the source of pride and passion for my family for more than 50 years. I was prepared to do whatever I needed to do to ensure that e...
Haltech Nexus R5 to go on sale in July
Since coming to the US market, Haltech has always had the reputation of continually refining its products, and the company also continues to create new cutting edge products as well. The new Haltech NEXUS R5 is the company's flagship electronic fuel injection system that functions as an electronic control unit (ECU), a power distribution module (PDM), a wide-band controller, and a datalogger all i...
Metco Motorsports Official Pulleys of the Dodge // Mopar HEMI Shootout
There is no denying that the late-model Gen III HEMI market is on fire right now from the mildest engine offering all the way up to the Redeye, Hellcat, and Demon packages. The story has been playing out on the NMCA Muscle Car Nationals scene for the last few years with the incredibly popular Dodge // Mopar HEMI Shootout. In just its third season there are a lot of companies who have signed up to ...
NMCA Tech Committee makes amendments to Xtreme Pro Mod Class Rules
The NMCA Technical Committee released a rule adjustment today in Xtreme Pro Mod. Adjustments include a Driveline clarification for all combinations in NMCA Xtreme Pro Mod. These amendments are effective immediately, unless otherwise noted in this document. The 2020 NMCA Class Rules and all Rule Revisions/Clarifications can be found here: www.nmcadigital.com/
Tripp Carter Takes the Factory Super Cars Win at Invitational Race at Dragway 42
By Mary Lendzion Photos courtesy of Tripp Carter When the Mustang Cobra Jets, COPO Camaros and Challenger Drag Paks of the NMCA Holley EFI Factory Super Cars category are called to the lanes, heads turn to see the hot rods. They're hard-launching, they haul and they're reminiscent of the early days of Super Stock. Among them is the 2019 Mustang Cobra Jet driven by the talented Tripp Cart...
Flowtech Releases GM LS Swap Exhaust Manifolds
Flowtech's new line of LS swap exhaust manifolds has been released. The block hugger style cast iron manifolds are designed to fit tightly around your GM LS motor and maximize space in tight engine bays. The entry-level manifolds are sure to be a great alternative to modifying factory OE units. Flowtech's cast iron exhaust manifolds have a 2.25 inch outlet, and are designed to hug close to t...
Freeman Focused on Nitrous and Supercharger Combinations for NMCA and NMRA Competition
By Mary Lendzion A standout at Ultra Street events across the country, Mike Freeman decided to add NMCA Edelbrock Xtreme Street and NMRA Edelbrock Renegade to his adventures in 2019. With plenty of persistence from the beginning of the year through the end of the year, he pulled off a fourth-place finish in Ultra Street points, fourth-place finish in NMCA Edelbrock Xtreme Street and second-p...
New Product Brian Tooley Racing Gen III HEMI Cams for NA and Supercharged Combinations
There is no doubt the Gen III HEMI has exploded in popularity over the last several years and the NMCA Muscle Car Nationals credits it as one of its quickest growing segments. Brian Tooley Racing (BTR) has dominated the LS market with its camshafts as well as its complete induction package systems and it was only natural for the company to expand into the late-model HEMI market. The BTR crew ha...
NMRA/NMCA Announcement Regarding Summit Motorsports Park
We were recently made aware of Summit Motorsports Park decision to remain closed for 2020 and we are currently working on a solution for the NMRA/NMCA All-American Nationals. The Bader family and Summit Motorsports Park are friends and valued partners of NMRA and NMCA and we support them with this difficult and hard decision. We look forward to returning to their world-class facility in 2021, ...
Moroso Spotlights Ford 5.0 Coyote and 5.2 Voodoo Windage Tray and Oil Pan Gasket
Moroso is spotlighting the Ford 5.0 Coyote and 5.2 Voodoo Windage Tray and Oil Pan Gasket (part number 22936). The items are required when installing a Moroso oil pan and oil pump pickup on a Gen 3 engine, or are replacement windage tray/oil pan gasket on a Gen 1 or Gen 2 engine. For more information about these and other products available from Moroso, call 203-453-6571 or visit www.moroso....
NMCA Quick Fuel Technology Nostalgia Super Stock Driver Brent Wheeler Back in the Groove
By Mary Lendzion Through the years, NMCA Quick Fuel Technology Nostalgia Super Stock has attracted more and more racers and race fans. Chock-full of character are the cars in the category that are reminiscent of those seen in the A/FX and Super Stock categories back in the 1960s, and among them is Brent Wheeler's as cool as they come 1966 Coronet. The Georgia-based driver, who can foot-br...
MUSTANG MACH 1 RETURNING FOR 2021 MODEL YEAR
With speed, style and a name that embodies both, Ford today announces the Mustang Mach 1 is roaring back to life this year, with its debut coming this spring. The iconic fastback coupe that debuted during the first golden era of muscle cars in the late-1960s now returns for global Mustang enthusiasts looking for the epitome of naturally aspirated 5.0-liter V8 performance in a new golden age of ...
Insight CTS-3 Digital Gauge Monitor by Edge Products Now Available
The Insight CTS-3 Digital Gauge Monitor by Edge Products is now available. Used by daily drivers and enthusiasts everywhere, it is the most comprehensive, state-of-the-art, multi-gauge touch-screen display on the market. It features a full-color 5 capacitive touch screen, fast processor to monitor parameters, advanced parameters, WiFi updating, customizable gauge screen, data logging with ...
Hays Releases New SFI Flywheels for Gen 3 Hemi and Ford Modular Applications
Hays has expanded its flywheel lineup with four new SFI certified offerings. The CAD-designed pieces are intended for use in late model applications including 2009-2017 Dodge Challenger's with 5.7L, 6.1L or 6.4L Hemis; 2012-2013 Mustangs with 8-bolt crankshaft 5.0L and more. A Hays lightweight aluminum flywheel gives users the opportunity to upgrade a stock flywheel to a stronger and safer SFI-...
NMCA & Chevrolet Performance Challenge Series Adjusts Point System for 2020
The NMCA and Chevrolet Performance Challenge Series Competition committee has adjusted the 2020 NMCA/CPCS point's system to reflect the new schedule due to the disruptive COVID-19 pandemic. Points will be accumulated by counting the best four out of five national events for VP Racing Lubricants Xtreme Pro Mod, ARP Nitrous Pro Street, Holley EFI Factory Super Car, Edelbrock Xtreme Street, Dart NA 1...
Rickey Chasing Third Consecutive Chevrolet Performance Challenge Series Proform Rumble Championship
By Mary Lendzion As one of the categories contested as part of the Chevrolet Performance Challenge Series at NMCA events, Proform Rumble is a crowd-pleaser. The drivers have to run on an index and be just as ready on the tree as they are on the top end, and among them is David Rickey, who secured the championship in the category in 2018 and 2019. It's proof that he has what it takes to su...
COMP Cams Adds to Line-up LSTTM Stage 2 Turbo Camshaft and Cam Kit for GM LS 4.8L Engine
COMP Cams has added a new GM LS 4.8L turbo application to its popular LSTTM (Low Shock Technology) cam'series that's optimized for high rpm power production and boost response. The LSTTM Camshaft Kits for GM LS applications take the guesswork out ofchoosing the right valve train upgrade package for your specific engine and desired performance. Low Shock Technology camshafts feature lobe profiles d...
NOS Releases Gen-V LT Hi-Ram Dry Nitrous Plates
Holley is pleased to introduce its new NOS Hi-Ram Dry Nitrous Plates specifically for GM Gen-V LT engines utilizing a Holley EFI Hi-Ram manifold. The "sandwich style" nitrous plates are machined from billet aluminum with passages machined directly into the plate, eliminating the need for spray bars. Available in both black and clear anodized finishes, they include jetting for up to 250 horsepower,...
5 Ways to WIN EATON TVS Supercharger Throwdown Moves to World Wide Technology Raceway July 30-August 2
The second annual EATON TVS Supercharger Throwdown returns in 2020 with a brand-new format, giving competitors 5 ways to win and new location at World Wide Technology Raceway during the Nitto Tire NMRA/NMCA Super Bowl of Street-Legal Drag Racing presented by HPJ Performance over the weekend of July 30-August 2, 2020. The rules are simple, if your vehicle relies on a late-model engine (GM LS/LT,...
STS Releases Piping Kits for Multi-Fit Systems
Holley is pleased to introduce the new multi-fit single turbo piping kits from STS. The STS multi-fit single turbo pipe kit helps take the guesswork out of fabricating remote mount or conventional front mount turbo piping system. The STS multi-fit pipe kits include mandrel bent tubing, quality silicone couplers, stainless steel hose clamps and hangers all in one easy kit. It has never been easi...
Williams Ready for Next Race After Final Round Appearances at NMRA and NMCA Season Openers
By Mary Lendzion While searching for a car to race back in 2001, Shane Williams was spellbound by a 1999 Mustang with a 4.6 Two-Valve engine and a stock automatic transmission that was for sale near his home in Knoxville, Tennessee. After giving it the once-over, he made an offer, and then made it his. By the following weekend, he had introduced it to the very competitive NMRA Exedy Racing C...
New Hyperspark Distributors and Sniper EFI Canister Ignition Coil Hit the Market
Sniper EFI continues to innovate and expand the aftermarket fuel injection market by introducing two new Hyperspark ignition distributors and a canister style ignition coil. The tall-deck big block Chevrolet and 250 GM inline-six Hyperspark distributors allow for integrated timing control on Sniper EFI TBI systems. The new canister-style ignition coil is designed to function perfectly with the ...
The Vortech V-3 Si-Trim supercharger makes 6.4 Hemi magic
Written by Jason Reiss Photography by the Author and courtesy of Vortech Superchargers There is no secret in the automotive community regarding the performance capabilities of the centrifugal superchargers manufactured by Vortech Superchargers. The company has been whipping up gear-driven centrifugal supercharger units for the better part of three decades. Although the company made its na...
Dr. Jamie Meyer To Lead The Performance Racing Industry As President Of PRI
Dr. Jamie Meyer has taken the role of President of the Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Trade Show and media company, effective this week. Meyer, who has a long and storied history in motorsports and racing, will lead the PRI team in increasing engagement and support for the industry through enhanced programs and services for the motorsports community. In addition to providing the industry wi...
Uncover Vehicle Potential with SCT Livewire Vision Performance Monitor
The SCT Livewire Vision Performance Monitor is here and now users can uncover what their vehicles can really do. View real time data on customizable gauges. Review vehicle's data and performance tests with SCT's free software, Livelink. Extend the possibilities with additional inputs for analog sensors and backup camera, using the EGT Sensor kit (part number 9817). It's all right there with the SC...
Strange Engineering Creates Value Axle and Spool Package for 8.8" Fox Body Mustang Rear Ends
Strange Engineering has created a value axle and spool package for 8.8 Fox Body Mustang rear ends. The 35-spline alloy axles are forged from SAE 1550 modified steel. All machine work on the shaft and splines is completed prior to heat-treat, which offers increased torsional strength and creates a strong and reliable axle. The package includes a Strange lightweight chrome moly spool that carries a...
Corimac Frees Bringing New Car to NMCA Coan Engineering Stock/Super Stock Combo
By Mary Lendzion Photos by NMCA and courtesy of Corimac Frees While Corimac Frees had been campaigning his Barracuda in NMCA Quick Fuel Technology Nostalgia Super Stock, he climbed out of the car two years ago. He had a solid reason for doing so, as he was preparing to take over his father and fellow racer Jeff Frees business, Jeff's Northshore Auto in Menasha, Wisconsin, and he was learni...
Moroso Introduces Oil Pump Pickup Kits For Ford Coyote Gen 3 And GT 350 With Gen 3 Oil Pumps
Content courtesy of Moroso Moroso introduces part numbers 24576, 24577, 24578 and 24579, oil pump pickup kits for Ford Coyote Gen 3 and GT 350 with Gen 3 oil pumps. If your engine has a plastic oil pan, its OEM oil pump pickup is integrated into the oil pan, which means a standard "bolt to pump" oil pump isn't going to work. The Moroso line of Ford Coyote Gen 3 and GT 350 with Gen 3 oil pumps a...
MAHLE Motorsport Announces Return to Racing Rebate
Content courtesy of MAHLE Motorsport Racers are revving to go racing with pent-up adrenaline caused by stay-at-home and safer-at-home COVID 19 pandemic orders nationwide. In response, MAHLE Motorsport is ready to help racers make the most of their downtime to build their best possible engine with the MAHLE Motorsport Return to Racing rebate. Effective May 15, 2020 through July 15, 2020, MAHLE M...