Camaro Conquers the Quarter-Mile Drag Race Development Program, new COPO Camaro advance drag-racing legacy  PAHRUMP, Nev. – For 50 years, the Camaro and the quarter-mile have stuck together like a drag slick on a well-prepped starting line, and Chevrolet is pushing that winning legacy forward with the new Camaro SS Drag Race Development Program and...

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As 2016 begins to wind down, so does the racing season. This past weekend marked the season finale for the NMCA West Hotchkis Autocross cup. Championships were won and lost during this weekend, bringing lots of action along with it. There was a bit of apprehension with the weather. From the previous weekend it had...

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This weekend the Optima Ultimate Street Car Challenge stopped by the Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, CA. It’s hard to beat this venue – there’s action everywhere. Upon entering the grounds we drove by an exotic car racing school, a small track with go karts zipping around, the Andretti racing experience, and the Chump Car...

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As we near the end of the season for Optima’s Search for the Ultimate Street Car, events like last weekend’s NOLA Motorsports Park become even more important. People are battling to be in the top 20 cars to earn that sought after invite to OUSCI in Vegas. One of the smaller events of the season,...

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The 2016 Holley LS Fest is officially over! Three days in beautiful Bowling Green, KY that’s packed with more horsepower than you can shake a stick at. Every make and model of car was on display or racing – all LS powered! If you’ve never been to this show, add it to your schedule for...

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Last weekend at Road America was the coolest Optima event since Thunderhill. No blistering 100+ degree temperatures and hot tires here! Starting off the weekend was a car show at Johnson Controls Headquarters near Milwaukee on Friday night. Saturday there would be no racing thanks to the NASCAR & Trans Am events, so they did...

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This past Sunday marked Nitto Tire’s Auto Enthusiast Day in Anaheim, CA at the Anaheim Angels stadium. This is a show that’s completely free to participants, just a way of saying thanks from the folks at Nitto Tire. Right off the bat it was a HOT day, in the upper 90’s. Combined with the reflecting...

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It was a hot one this weekend at OPTIMA’s Search for the Ultimate Street Car at Circuit of the Americas last weekend. With the heat index climbing over 110 degrees and staying there all day long. Even though it was blistering hot, COTA’s charm made up for the heat. I believe there were 88 competitors...

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Torrance, CA – {August 3, 2016} Edelbrock has been known for their Cross-Ram intake manifolds since the 1950’s. Now, Edelbrock has taken that same idea and applied it to modern Gen IV engines with LS3, L92 and L76 rectangular port cylinder heads.The Edelbrock Cross-Ram LS3 intake manifold is ideal for anybody ready to combine dynamic...

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Last weekend, Optima took their Search for the Ultimate Street Car to the east coast! This time, they visited Charlotte, North Carolina and the famous Charlotte Motor Speedway. In the country of Dale Earnhardt Jr. and a lot of NASCAR influence, these street cars took to the track. The first day, we took over the...

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