The COVID-19 pandemic is making decisions for most racing organizations, shifting schedules at will and throwing havoc into traditional starts, and traditional dates held most seasons prior to 2020.
Part 3 of our deep dive into Jesel’s Steel rockers dives into rocker geometry.
NASCAR’s season finale at Phoenix Raceway in Avondale, Arizona celebrated families and youth. Families are always important in motorsports, whether they’re relatives by birth or by choice.
Last issue, we left you with a recap of how and why shaft rockers work. Additionally, we noted how today’s shaft rockers are actually far easier to tune (in the pits or in your garage) when compared to a roller rocker/stud girdle combination. We also introduced Jesel’s new lineup of steel sportsman rockers.
What is it that they say about Las Vegas? What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas…now What happens here, only happens here, may have once been true, but the newest champions of the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) are sure to disagree – especially after earning what is sure to be one of the most memorable championships ever.
The NTT IndyCar Series put on a rip-roaring two-day season finale. The Firestone Grand Prix of St Petersburg, scheduled as the first race of the year, turned out to be the last of a 14-race campaign.
The drag racing world lost one of its best on Monday, October 19th. Eric Lane, a long-time mechanic and current co-crew chief on the NHRA Camping World Drag Racing Series Dodge Charger driven by Cruz Pedregon, was killed while crossing a street as the team transitioned from last weekend’s AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals race at Dallas to the next event, the Mopar Express Lane NHRA SpringNationals at Houston.
Conditions during last weekend’s NHRA Camping World Drag Racing Series Mopar Express Lane NHRA Midwest Nationals presented the sanctioning body with extreme challenges.
Last issue, we began our look at transmission coolers (heat exchangers). This time around, we’ll look at the different types of coolers available. Some are cheap. Some are expensive.
When NASCAR and INDYCAR announced a mutual date at Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS) next year, it cemented the knowledge that NASCAR, in particular, is changing how it approaches its standing at the pinnacle of American motorsports.