Updated (2/16) Contingency Sponsor Listing
As we draw closer to the NMCA season opening event, more manufacturers are pledging their support to our racers. Joining the program this week are: FAST EFI and FAST Ignition, posting in almost all classes. TCI Torque Converters in most classes, while RHS will be posting for both heads and their LS-engine block. DeatchWerks is posting for their injectors is posting for most classes. Champion Cooli...
Xtreme Pro Mods Rev'd up for NMCA's Muscle Car Mayhem Season Opener
The National Muscle Car Association is getting ready for one of the biggest and wildest VP Racing Fuels Xtreme Pro Mod fields to kick off its Muscle Car Mayhem season-opening event at Bradenton Motorsports Park the weekend of March 8-11. Presented by E3 Spark Plugs, NMCA's Muscle Car Mayhem attracts top Pro Mod and street car heads-up drag racers of all levels from around the U.S. thanks to the wa...
Class Shootouts Announced For Upcoming All-Star Shootout at Atlanta Dragway
The 10th Annual NMRA/NMCA All-Star Shootout presented by MAHLE Motorsport, at Atlanta Dragway will once again feature special class shootouts for racers of Open Comp from both organizations as well as the Sealed Stock Showdown, featuring the best racers from Chevrolet Performance Stock and Coyote Stock. New this year is a Street Outlaw Shootout, which promises to be one heck of a show. This rac...
Cobra Jet 50th Anniversary Reunion Set
ProMedia Events has been selected to host the 50th Anniversary Ford Performance Parts Cobra Jet Reunion at its NMCA All-American Nationals event at Summit Motorsports Park in Norwalk, Ohio, August 23-26, 2018. Presented by Tasca Ford and TascaParts.com, this once-in-a-lifetime special event is open to all Ford vehicles powered by the iconic Cobra Jet engine combination. Cobra Jet vehicles, includi...
Rudolf Preparing for Move to VP Racing Fuels Xtreme Pro Mod
There are many reasons why Jeff Rudolf has been in the spotlight ever since he joined NMCA ARP Nitrous Pro Street three years ago. He has blown the hood off of his nitrous-powered Nova, been buoyant in the face of breakage and blasted to the Aerospace Components Winner's Circle, and as a result, he has a lot of fans who believe in him. Now, after achieving an astonishing 7.28 and coming incr...
Gear Vendors MagnaFuel and Detroit TrueTrac Renew Class Sponsorships
Detroit TrueTrac, MagnaFuel and Gear Vendors have all renewed their class sponsorships in 2018. Gear Vendors, manufacturers of overdrive and underdrive gears for transmissions, will continue their sponsorship of the True Street class. Detroit TrueTrac and their parent company EATON, extend their longtime support of the Nostalgia Muscle Car class through their popular TrueTrac brand, while MagnaFue...
Adam Flamholc Chasing NMCA and PDRA Championships in 2018
While NMCA VP Racing Fuels Xtreme Pro Mod standout Adam Flamholc was sidelined for some time after last summer's wreck, he was back in the driver's seat for the U.S. Street Nationals in late January at Bradenton Motorsports Park in Florida. Because his 1963 Corvette was heavily damaged in the wreck, however, he was debuting a new chassis built by Chris Duncan Race Cars wearing a carbon 1963 Cor...
Scoggin-Dickey, Holley EFI and ATI Return as Class Sponsors in 2018
Scoggin-Dickey Parts Center, Holley EFI and ATI Performance Products have all renewed their NMCA class sponsorships in 2018. Scoggin-Dickey, one of the nations largest dealers of Chevrolet Performance products continues its sponsorship of the Chevrolet Performance Stock class. Holley EFI, remains as the sponsor of the popular Factory Super Car class while ATI Performance Products continues their s...
2018 Contingency Update (2/9)
This week many more companies have joined in the 2018 NMCA Contingency program. Added to the growing list are: Mickey Thompson Tire and Wheels, which is posting in all classes, Vortech Superchargers, posting in both Street Outlaw and Xtreme Street. Oliver Racing Parts is posting for their connecting rods in eight classes, while E3 Spark Plugs is posting for Coils, Plugs and wires this year in seve...
Aerospace Components Winner's Circle Enters Eighth Year
Aerospace Components, Inc., and the NMCA have announced that for the eighth consecutive year, the St. Petersburg, Florida-based company will once again be sponsoring the NMCA Winner's Circle and year-end awards ceremony. The Aerospace Components Winner's Circle allows racers, crew members and fans to celebrate together after a long weekend of racing; something company President, Kim Kussy, view...
VP Racing Fuels Official Fuel of the NMCA Extends Contract Through 2020
VP Racing Fuels has signed a three-year agreement with the NMCA to continue as the Official Fuel and Traction Compound of the NMCA. The agreement extends the San Antonio, Texas-based fuel, lubricants and traction compound company official sponsorship through the 2020 racing season. This is a huge deal for the NMCA and our racers, said NMCA President and CEO Steve Wolcott. VP Racing Fuels has...
New Additions to 2018 Contingency List
More companies are registering as contingency sponsors as we move closer to the beginning of the 2018 season. This week we're happy to announce the addition of: Trick Flow Specialties, Richmond Gear, PowerTrax, and Ron Francis Wiring. Trick Flow will be posting in seven classes for racers running their heads and manifolds, while Richmond Gear will post in several classes for their Ring and Pini...
E3 Spark Plugs Continues as Presenting Sponsor of the NMCA
The NMCA is proud to announce that E3 Spark Plugs will be returning as the presenting sponsor of the NMCA Muscle Car Nationals in 2018, continuing the sponsorship the Ponte Vedra, Florida company began last year in 2016. E3 Spark Plugs, manufactures spark plugs featuring a DiamondFire ground electrode was developed as a better way to ignite the fuel-air mixture inside the engine's cylinder. E3 Spa...
MAHLE Motorsport Returns as All-Star Nationals Sponsor
ProMedia is happy to announce that MAHLE Motorsport will once again be the presenting sponsor of the upcoming NMRA/NMRA All-Star Nationals held at Atlanta Dragway April 5-8. Since 2000, MAHLE Motorsport North America has positioned itself as a leading supplier of forged racing pistons and rings, supplying teams in most every top racing series in North America and abroad by supplying cutting edg...
January 26th Update to 2018 Contingency Sponsors
The 2018 NMCA contingency list has been updated as of today (1/26). We're happy to announce the following additions this week. Quick Fuel once again joins the NMCA posting in a number of different categories for their carburetors and fuel pumps while MSD, a long standing supporter of the NMCA is posting in most every class with their Power Grid. Holley continues their support as well posting conti...
Coan Engineering Signs as Stock/Super Stock Class Sponsor
Coan Engineering joins the NMCA in 2018 as sponsor of the popular and expanding Stock and Super Stock class, which made its NMCA debut last year. Manufacturing a diverse line of Performance Transmissions, Torque Converters and components for the street, strip, and circle track applications, Coan has been a leader in the drag racing world for more than 40-years. When we added this class to our...
Vortech Superchargers to Sponsor Street Outlaw in 2018
The NMCA is proud to announce that Vortech Superchargers will be sponsoring the highly competitive Street Outlaw class is 2018. Based in Oxnard, Calif., Vortech has been the power adder of choice for many competitive and championship teams in the NMCA as well as many other drag racing organizations and classes helping many racers to record runs and personal bests. Vortech has been a long tim...
Coyote Modified Driver Joe Guertin Switching Gears for 2018
While Joe Guertin had competed in NMRA ProCharger Coyote Modified for the past three years, he's making a move to NMCA Edelbrock Xtreme Street this year. And, when he's not laying down laps in that highly competitive category, he'll head to NMRA Edelbrock Renegade, Ultra Street and Duck X Productions races. I enjoyed racing in Coyote Modified, but making changes to my combination to race in...
NMCA/NMRA News Kurt Johnson Continues as Competition Director, Jake Green Named Official Starter
As NMRA and NMCA sanctioning bodies come off record-breaking seasons in 2017, the staff and racing community are excited for the arrival of the 2018 competitions that kick off at Bradenton Motorsports Park in the opening weeks of March. Racers, sponsors, and fans will be happy to note that Kurt Johnson of Total Venue Concepts continues on the NMRA/NMCA team as Competition Director. Additionally, J...
VP, Mickey Thompson, Edelbrock and ARP Renew Class Sponsorships
As the 2018 season is quickly approaching, we're pleased to announce that four heads-up class sponsors will be returning this season as VP Racing Fuels, Mickey Thompson Tires and Wheels, Edelbrock, and ARP all have renewed their commitment to the NMCA. VP Racing Fuels, suppliers of race fuels, lubricants, and traction compounds, continues their sponsorship of Xtreme Pro Mod. Mickey Thompson Tir...
First Update of 2018 Contingency Sponsor List Now Posted
With the 2018 NMCA season rapidly approaching, racer contingency sponsors have begun renewing their contingency program with the NMCA or joining the series for the first time. That means we have now begun populating the 2018 Contingency Sponsor list >>HERE<< where you can download a pdf file. Keep in mind this is the preliminary list for this season and that we'll be adding many more i...
Sign Up Racer Text Messenger System Continues in 2018
Last summer, NMCA officials rolled out the Racer Text Message System as a means to communicate better with racers. This valuable tool is used to announce scheduling updates, staging lane calls, weather alerts, driver meetings, and much more through an event weekend. The Racer Text Message System will become even more valuable as we enter 2018. We encourage all racers and crews to sign up for th...
2018 NMCA Rules Update
  The 2018 racing season is rapidly approaching and the rules have been locked-in for the NMCA six-race event tour. After months of feedback and discussions with racers and manufacturers, the NMCA Technical Committee is pleased to have remained very consistent with the racing packages from the start of the process back in October, only requiring minor tweaks to create parity and/or keep up...
De Lago To Race NMCA Season-Opener And Then Turn Car Over To Cervelli
In the 1967 Nova he's had since high school, Tommy De Lago drove to a personal best of 7.93 in Boninfante Racing NA 10.5 at the 16th Annual Honeywell Garrett NMCA All-American Nationals last summer at Summit Motorsports Park in Ohio. While that competitive elapsed-time was cause for celebration, he's confident that even more can be coaxed from his combination consisting of a 405ci small-block C...
Spotlight on Rodney Massengale - Driver, Crew Chief & RPM Transmissions Mastermind
While Rodney Massengale had been racing and racking up wins in Chevrolet Performance Challenge Series Proform Rumble and Holley EFI Real Street in a 2007 Corvette Z06 and a 2001 Corvette Z06, he decided to focus solely on his son and his business in 2015. It was without a doubt worthwhile as his son, Camren Massengale, claimed a tenth-place finish in points in Chevrolet Performan...
Pro Mod Ace Adam Flamholc Almost Ready for Return to Racing
While it seemed that Adam Flamholc escaped injury when he wrecked in his 1963 Corvette last July, he was later diagnosed with a health concern believed to be related to the wreck's fierce force. It was serious enough to sideline the diehard driver who was leading NMCA VP Racing Fuels Xtreme Pro Mod points going into the final race of the season, the 16th Annual SDPC Raceshop NMCA World Street F...
Long to Stick with Manual Transmission and Bruno's Converter Drive in 2018
Soon after securing a runner-up finish at the 9th Annual NMRA/NMCA All-Star Nationals in April at Atlanta Dragway, NMCA Boninfante Racing NA 10.5 driver and G-Force Transmissions owner Leonard Long decided to make some changes. Those changes involved replacing his G-Force Transmissions GF-2000 clutchless five-speed transmission with a G-Force Transmissions clutchless three-speed transmission an...
2017 NMCA Muscle Car Nationals Champions Crowned
The NMCA Drag Racing Series holds its annual champions awards ceremony every year at the Performance Racing Industry Show in Indianapolis, Indiana, and this year featured new and returning champions, along with the NMCA's first-ever double champion. The NMCA would like to congratulate everyone on their accomplishments and looks forward to an exciting 2018 racing season, which begins less than 100 ...
2018 NMCA Muscle Car Nationals Schedule Announced
The National Muscle Car Association (NMCA) is proud to announce the official event schedule for the 2018 season. Presented by E3 Spark Plugs, the NMCA series features six jam-packed events starting in March in Florida and ending with the World Street Finals in Indianapolis. NMCA has become the largest and most popular muscle car drag racing series in the country and next season's schedule will co...
2018 NMCA Muscle Car Nationals Schedule
The National Muscle Car Association (NMCA) is proud to announce the official event schedule for the 2018 season. Presented by E3 Spark Plugs, the NMCA series features six jam-packed events starting in March in Florida and ending with the World Street Finals in Indianapolis. NMCA has become the largest and most popular muscle car drag racing series in the country and next season's schedule will co...
Gustafson's Pro Mod Camaro Near Completion
While multi-time NMCA VP Racing Fuels Street Outlaw and NMCA West ProCharger Street Outlaw champion Eric Gustafson and his crew chief, Cameron Hensley, have not campaigned a race car since 2016, their comeback is near. As NMCA reported last March, Gustafson had a Pro Mod chassis built by Gary Naughton Race Cars and topped with a carbon fiber 1969 Camaro body by Cynergy Composites. The car, w...
50th Anniversary Cobra Jet Reunion August 23-26, 2018 At Summit Motorsports Park
Get out your your calendar and be sure to schedule a very important weekend for a must attend event for all Cobra Jet enthusiasts and fans. ProMedia Events is pleased to announce it is working with several major partners to produce the exclusive 50th Anniversary Cobra Jet Reunion at its NMCA All-American Nationals event at Summit Motorsports Park in Norwalk, Ohio, August 23-26, 2018. Presented ...
NA 10.5 Driver David Theisen Taking it to the Next Level
By the time David Theisen had rolled his 1969 Firebird out of the trailer at his first race of 2017, he had already set goals, and then one by one, he began achieving them. In NMCA Boninfante Racing NA 10.5, he led qualifying at the events at Route 66 Raceway in Illinois and Summit Motorsports Park in Ohio, was the runner up at the event at Route 66 Raceway and won at the event at Summit Motors...
Jackie Slone to Pound Pavement with Musi Power
While Jackie Slone soared to a 3.90 and 192 mph in his 1969 Camaro in NMCA VP Racing Fuels Xtreme Pro Mod competition in 2017, he's set on going even quicker and faster in 2018. To help him achieve that, he has replaced his nitrous-enhanced 855ci Chevrolet engine with a Musi Racing Engines-built 959ci Chevrolet engine. My team and I are very capable of being competitive, but we needed to up...
Josh Lindsey is a Talented Tuner who Knows What it Takes to Win
When Josh Lindsey was sixteen, his dad gave him a 1970 Mustang, and then stayed by his side to help him restore it, rebuild it and return it to the roads around their Fort Worth, Texas home. The bond they developed along the way proved to be unbreakable, and later inspired Lindsey to open J&L Performance, a business featuring the initials of his first name and his dad Lee's first name, in t...
Clint Hairston to Share Driver's Seat of his New Pro Mod with Erica Enders-Stevens
The last time Clint Hairston drove the 2001 GTO he had been campaigning with his brother, Jake, he won. It was two years ago, in the Pro Mod category at the Street Car Super Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, and because the car was competitive and consistently in the 5.70s, fans were surprised to see them park it. But Clint, who works in the dairy cattle industry in Califor...
2017 NMCA Signature Award Winners
Each year the NMCA recognizes a select group of individuals who have supported the series with outstanding sportsmanship and contribution. This year's Signature Award Winners are: Rodney Massengale Rick Pennington, Sr. Kallee Mills Ronnie Hackelton Doug Duell Gentleman Jim Butler Angie Nine These individuals will be recognized as a group during the NMCA Awards Ceremony on Frida...
Agostino Replacing Wrecked 2000 Camaro with 1969 Camaro
Just before the second round of qualifying at the Yellow Bullet Nationals in September at Cecil County Dragway in Maryland, Nick Agostino and Jerry Morgano made a friendly bet over who had the quickest small block-powered car at the event. It was anybody's guess who would win that bet as both drivers had plenty of power under their hoods, but moments into the run, Agostino's 2000 Camaro made a ...
Eaton's Performance Payout Puts Cash In Your Pocket, Traction On The Road
Power management company Eaton is announcing a rebate of up to $70 on many of its popular performance differentials in a promotion that runs through the end of 2017. The Performance Payout rebate applies to purchases of the Eaton ELocker , Detroit Truetrac and Eaton Posi differentials from November 1, 2017 through December 31, 2017. Eaton has a proud history of supplying dependable and durab...
Bacalis Getting BES-Powered Mustang Dialed-In
While Nick Bacalis crashed at an NMRA event back in 2005, he returned to racing at the 12th Annual Nitto NMRA/NMCA Super Bowl of Street Legal Drag Racing at Route 66 Raceway in July in Illinois. But instead of his 1987 Mustang which was heavily damaged, he was in the driver's seat of a 1996 Mustang built by Gary Rowe and DSC. The blue beauty, a 'shop car for BES Racing Engines, where Bacali...
Chevrolet Performance Challenge Series Champions are Crowned
As a feature of NMCA Muscle Car Nationals presented by E3 Spark Plugs events, Chevrolet Performance Challenge Series and its drivers continuously captivate with remarkable and record-setting racing. The action was amplified at the 16th Annual SDPC Raceshop NMCA World Street Finals at Lucas Oil Raceway in Indiana in September, where champions were ceremoniously crowned across the categories. ...
Drivers Delivered Phenomenal Performances on Way to NMCA Championships
As expected, the cars were flying and the competition was fierce for the NMCA Muscle Car Nationals presented by E3 Spark Plugs from the first race of the season in March through the last race of the season, the 16th Annual SDPC Raceshop NMCA World Street Finals at Lucas Oil Raceway in Indiana in September. That's where, in addition to trips to the Aerospace Components Winner's Circle, champions...
Geoff Turk Posts Quickest Run in NHRA Stock Eliminator History, On the Cusp of 7s!
Geoff Turk's 2017 Dodge Challenger Drag Pak was affectionately named the SR354 Blackbird to pay homage to the SR-71 Blackbird, the fastest jet of all-time. Proving it has the right stuff to carry the SR-brand, Turk wheeled the racecar to the quickest pass in NHRA Stock Eliminator history with a stout 8.029 at 170.43 mph while qualifying for NHRA Stock Eliminator during the Fall Classic Nationa...
2017 Awards Ceremony to be Held December 8th
The 2017 NMCA Muscle Car Nationals presented by E3 Spark Plugs annual awards ceremony will be held Friday evening December 8th in the Sagamore Ballroom at the Indiana Convention Center. The ceremony, presented by Aerospace Components, will begin promptly at 5:30 PM. Admission is free of charge and is open to drivers, crew, sponsors, family and friends. To reserve a seat, please contact Kaylah C...
ProMedia Launches RacePagesDigital.com
Santa Ana, Calif. (October 16, 2017) ProMedia Events & Publishing is proud to announce the launch of Race Pages Digital (racepagesdigital.com), a new destination for racing and automotive enthusiasts. Race Pages Digital joins Fastest Street Car magazine and existing event websites in providing coverage of ProMedia's highly successful and industry leading grassroots racing series, the NMCA M...
2018 Rule Requests Are Now Being Accepted
NMCA would like to kick-off the 2018 rules discussion in an effort to serve you better. With that in mind, please submit rule requests for the 2018 NMCA drag racing series by October 22, 2017. Our Tech Department, headed by Lonnie Grim, will begin evaluating those requests to help form the 2018 Preliminary Rules for next season. We value all of your input and while not all requests are granted, ea...
It's Time to VOTE!
It's time to vote for deserving NMCA racers and crew for the annual NMCA Muscle Car Nationals Awards. Please click >>HERE<< to vote.
Deadline for voting is October 15, 2017 and will not be accepted after this time. NO EXCEPTIONS!
Only one set of votes will be counted per NMCA member.