Hot Rod and Aftermarket Legend Vic Edelbrock Jr Passes Away

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By Andreanna Ditton, Racing Junk: Vic Edelbrock Jr., a legend in the aftermarket and automotive performance industry, has passed away at the age of 80. Edelbrock was part of an automotive dynasty, both as a legacy and as a pioneer.  Following in his father Vic Edelbrock Sr’s footsteps, Edelbrock Jr took over Edelbrock at age 26 following his father’s death.  He grew... Read More

Drift Atlanta presented by Papa John’s and Trans Am Series May 12-13

Drift Atlanta presented by Papa John’s returns to Road Atlanta May 12-13, 2017. Your senses will be in overdrive as speed and car control meld into a dramatic competition that tests driver and car to the absolute limit. With equally exciting off track entertainment and displays, Drift Atlanta has become the epicenter of car culture in Georgia. The Formula Drift®... Read More

Barber Motorsports Park to Stage 3rd Annual Barber Historics

The 3rd Annual Barber Historics showcases historically significant racecars of all marques from the early days of the sport through the 1980s. The ticketed event, with vintage auto racing sanctioned by the Historic Motor Sports Association (HMSA) and hosted in association with ZOOM Motorsports, is open to the public and takes place at Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, Alabama, on... Read More

Can birthday boy John Force break through with his eighth Funny Car victory at Atlanta Dragway?

John Force knows his teams are fast and on the verge of breaking through for multiple victories at virtually any moment. “The guys are on top of it,” Force said after his semifinals appearance in Sunday’s Four-Wide Nationals at zMAX Dragway in Concord, N.C. “The aerodynamics is are great and this car is really good. The motor is showing power... Read More

CRUZIN THE COOP

  The yearly event was held April 1st at Paulding Meadows Park in Dallas, GA. It’s an event you need to attend! There were VW Bugs everywhere along with vendors, food and entertainment. Here are a few photos Sophie (MSA/Distribution Manager) chose for your enjoyment. Check out YUBUGGIN 2017 on June 3rd (9am-4pm) at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Photos by PawPaw... Read More

Tickets Now on Sale for Sebring’s 65th Anniversary 12-Hour Classic

Tickets are now on sale for the 65th Annual Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida. America’s greatest endurance racing tradition runs March 15-18, 2017. To celebrate 65 years of racing, Sebring Raceway has revealed a special offer for the next 65 days- a commemorative Sebring t-shirt free to all fans purchasing two four-day Supertickets and... Read More

Chevrolet Unveils Camaro GT4.R Racer for 2017 Competition

  New GT4 entry to run in Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge GS, Pirelli World Challenge GTS:  Chevrolet today introduced the Camaro GT4.R – a new-for-2017 and fully race-ready variant of the sixth-generation Chevrolet Camaro. Built to global GT4 regulations, the Camaro GT4.R is eligible in the Pirelli World Challenge (GTS class) and IMSA’s Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge (GS category),... Read More

PHOENIX RACEWAY UNVEILS DETAILS FOR $178 MILLION MODERNIZATION PROJECT

DC Solar to serve as title sponsor of project that will enhance fan amenities at Phoenix Raceway, anchored by one-of-a-kind infield experience:  Phoenix Raceway, together with its parent company, International Speedway Corporation (“ISC”), announced today the details of a $178 million modernization of the race track with a variety of enhanced amenities for fans, teams, sponsors and other stakeholders. “This is... Read More