Monthly Archives: September 2017

Need a Rental Car? Choose a Classic.

Need a Rental Car? Choose a Classic.

By jroberts Renting a car with some street cred is not realistic for many. Remember on Roadkill Ep. 5 when the guys rented a Lamborghini Aventador? Yeah… that cost around 8,000 bucks just for the day which is more then they pay for entire cars. Renting a car has its benefits though. You don’t put ... Read More
GALLERY: MUELLER MASTERS DIRT KINGS AT WILMOT

GALLERY: MUELLER MASTERS DIRT KINGS AT WILMOT

By mpanure Veteran racer and Plymouth Dirt Track Champion Brad “JJ” Mueller took home an emotional win just days after his dirt racing mentor and friend Russ Scheffler passed away. Mueller dominated the 30-lap A-Main at Wilmot (WI) Raceway in the DiscountShopTowels.com Dirt Kings Late Model Tour stop. Mueller started the 30-lap A-Main outside row ... Read More

Over 100 Photos as the Southeast Gassers Battle at Brainerd

By jroberts Old drag cars are cool, and a group based out of the Carolinas is sweeping the nation as one of the premier nostalgia drag racing groups. The group is called the Southeast Gassers Association, led by Quain Stott, a world champion Pro Mod racer who has poured his heart and soul into making ... Read More
Craigslist Find: Camaro Needs Your Help!

Craigslist Find: Camaro Needs Your Help!

By jroberts The pictures tell a thousand words, mainly because there aren’t many words needed to describe the farm freshness of this 1973 Camaro. Judging by the fact that it’s nearly the same color as the ground around it, it’s been there for a while. Depending on how much ambition a builder has, a car ... Read More
1970 Monte Carlo with 1,000-Plus Horsepower

1970 Monte Carlo with 1,000-Plus Horsepower

By Christine Dang In ancient times, Detroit Raw supplied the youth market with hot cars, defined it with them, but they easily handed off the muscle car powertrain to a bunch of mature sheetmetal, including the Monte Carlo, a car that wasn’t necessarily meant to be a hot rod of any stripe. In the weed-smoky ... Read More
Bakersfield’s Youthful Banger Gang Is Disturbing The Peace In Style

Bakersfield’s Youthful Banger Gang Is Disturbing The Peace In Style

By jroberts Youth. Anyone who’s attended Famoso Raceway’s March Meet or the NHRA California Hot Rod Reunion during the last decade has seen them. You can’t miss the whippersnappers prominently positioned near the finish line. Are they the real deal or merely posers playing the role of traditional, blue-collar, junkyard-scrounging hot rodders twice each year? ... Read More
Need for Speed Payback Coming Soon!

Need for Speed Payback Coming Soon!

By jroberts The Need for Speed video games are synonymous with taking the world’s poster cars, and using them to evade the police. Earlier this year at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), Ghost Games announced the latest installment of the franchise: Need for Speed Payback, and judging by the trailer and developer claims, it’s sure ... Read More

TorqStorm Releases LS single and Twin Superchargers This Fall

By jroberts This September, TorqStorm is unveiling their new GM and LS centrifugal supercharger kits that offer a lot of goodies not included with similar kits on the market. Their focus is on a complete kit for single or twin turbo applications. Both the single and twin supercharger kits include accessories such as a Sanden ... Read More

Blown Hemi Friday afternoon time suck! Enjoy.

By jroberts Monoleaf sprung suspension, massive cubes, a ProCharger, and a car named The Ghost sure sounds like fun. Watch it go rounds, then face off against a Nova in a really close race. Find out below if 1500 horsepower worth of Plymouth makes the cut. The post Blown Hemi Friday afternoon time suck! Enjoy. ... Read More