Maybe not every single aftermarket industry customer has dreams of seeing his or her vehicle cross the finish line first.
Formula DRIFT presented by GoPro finished the 2015 Pro Championship and World Championship season at Irwindale Speedway.
Hammerking Productions, in conjunction with HeavyMetalConcepts, released the trailer for the 2015 Nitto King of the Hammers, presented by 4 Wheel Parts.
By Mike Imlay
Racers, street performance enthusiasts, four wheelers, restorers and boat owners all need engines, which means that, at some point, they tap into the performance niche occupied by engine builders and, more often than not, the specialty shops that install replacement engines. It’s a segment composed of small businesses, not-so-small businesses and by OEM crate-engine distributors—all offering powertrain solutions.
In fact, use of ready-made drop-in crate engines with known horsepower and torque specifications has become a driving force in the marketplace in recent years. In particular, the GM LS series has become...
The Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Trade Show has long been known as "The Three Biggest Business Days in Racing," with more than 1,200 exhibitors featuring the latest in motorsports innovation and technology.
Kyle Busch—whose 104 career wins across all three of its top series make
him one of NASCAR’s top drivers in terms of diversity—is now hoping to
head to the winner’s circle in a different kind of race: the Toyota Racing Dream Build Challenge.
Busch—one of four racing stand-outs pitted against each other in the
vehicle-modification build competition—is diving into a ’12 Toyota Camry
SE and remaking it into the “Rowdy Edition” Camry, named after Busch’s
nickname on the racing circuit, “Rowdy.”
Performance Racing Industry (PRI), producers
of the motorsports business magazine and trade show, finalized plans to be
purchased by the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA). The transaction
is set to close in late March 2012.
The Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum, presented by the Automobile Club of
Southern California, will host a Speed Freaks Panel Discussion about
what it’s like to plan and drive some of the world’s fastest vehicles,
Saturday, February 18, from 2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m. Open to all with paid
museum admission, the panel discussion will be held before the annual
Sidewinders Award Banquet.
DO-OR-DIE TIME FOR MANY COUNTDOWN DRIVERS AT BIG O TIRES NHRA NATIONALS:
Top Fuel pilot Del Worsham knows that it is do-or-die time. After
leading the points for nearly the entire regular season and entering the
Full Throttle Countdown to the Championship with a 30-point lead,
Worsham could only watch his points lead diminish as drivers below him
in the standings raced their way to consecutive final-round appearances.
A runner-up finish in Reading, Pennsylvania, gave the Al-Anabi Racing
driver a confidence boost he needed, and now, as the NHRA Full Throttle
Drag Racing Series makes its penultimate stop of the season at the Big O
Tires NHRA Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Worsham,
currently fourth, knows that this may be his last chance to make a push
toward his first world championship.
Brad Keselowski, Cooper Standard-sponsored NASCAR driver, will greet
visitors at the company’s StanPro/TechAFX SEMA booth (#24623),
Wednesday, November 2, from 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. at the Las Vegas