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NHRA: Massey Excited for Busy Stretch Starting at Bristol Dragway

MASSEY EXCITED FOR BUSY STRETCH STARTING AT BRISTOL DRAGWAY: After back-to-back victories in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series, Spencer Massey suffered a first-round loss at the most recent event in Englishtown. But to hear the ever-optimistic Top Fuel standout talk, he may be as thrilled to get back in his 10,000-hp Battery Extender by Schumacher Electric dragster as he has been at any point in 2014.

Movers & Shakers: Jim Blayne Joins Truck Accessories Group

Here is a brief look at some of news and updates from around the specialty-equipment industry. Companies featured this week: CURT Manufacturing, Goodguys, Motovicity, Truck Accessories Group and more.

Racing News: Vaughn Gittin Takes His Second Consecutive Formula DRIFT Victory

Formula DRIFT entered Homestead–Miami Speedway for the first time for Round 3: Miami Heat. Vaughn Gittin Jr. in the Monster Energy/Nitto Tire Ford Mustang RTR battled Chris Forsberg in the Hankook Tire Nissan 370Z for his second consecutive victory.

NHRA: Six Decades of Drag Racing to Be Celebrated During Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals

SIX DECADES OF DRAG RACING TO BE CELEBRATED DURING CHEVROLET PERFORMANCE U.S. NATIONALS: The Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals will celebrates its 60th anniversary during the traditional Labor Day weekend showcase of speed and high performance. For six decades, the event has been a proving ground for the best NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series teams, and a victory at this event can elevate a driver to legendary status. Tickets are on sale now, and can be purchased by calling the NHRA Ticket Sales Center at 800-884-NHRA (6472), or online at www.NHRATIX.com.

Movers & Shakers: Motovicity Relaunches Tokico Brand in North America

Here is a brief look at some of news and updates from around the specialty-equipment industry.

Racing News: Two-Time Indy 500 Winner Al Unser Jr. Joins Pulstar Plugs

Enerpulse Technologies Inc. has announced that racing legend Al Unser Jr. has joined the company as its Pulstar Pulse Plugs performance expert. Unser Jr., a two-time winner of the Indianapolis 500, will be a consumer advocate for Enerpulse, assisting Enerpulse in delivering automotive enthusiasts improved vehicle power and performance.
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