Book Review: A Snake de-Skinned

by Phil R. Elliott Don “The Snake” Prudhomme: My Life Beyond the 1320 By Don Prudhomme with Elana Scherr $42.95 CarTech Books www.cartechbooks.com Every once in awhile, there is treasure in my mailbox. A few weeks before Christmas, a familiar looking package lurked there, a book from … [Read more...]

Book Review: Goldenrod: The Resurrection of America’s Speed King

Author, John Baechtal, published by Landspeed Media Group Available for $99.99 or less through http://goldenrodbook.com and fine bookstores by Phil R. Elliott The Summers Brothers’ Goldenrod holds a very special place in my heart. As I read about during its construction phases, my young and … [Read more...]

Personal Bests: 2020 Drag Racing Late Season

Steve Klemetti provides new drivers and new personal best elapsed times and speeds from the second half of the shortened 2020 drag racing season. New Entries Class Driver Best ET Speed Year Track AAFK Chris Morel 4.247 276.69 2020 VEGAS PMD Luis De Leon 5.781 248.29 2020 … [Read more...]

Book Reviews: “Dyno” Don, The Cars and Career of Dyno Don Nicholson

Author, Doug Boyce Available for $34.95 through CarTech Books & Manuals www.cartechbooks.com (800) 551-4754 by Phil R. Elliott I received "Dyno Don: The Cars and Career of Dyno Don Nicholson by Doug Boyce some time ago, and excitedly read it in its entirety – all 174 pages – immediately. … [Read more...]

Personal Bests: First Half of 2020

Steve Klemetti lists the new racers, and personal best elapsed times and speeds from the first five NHRA national event of the 2020 season plus the divisional events. New Drivers Class Driver Best ET Speed Year Track AAFK Chad Green 4.233 293.86 2020 INDY2 PMD Jeff (2) Jones … [Read more...]

Book Reviews: Match Race Mayhem

Match Race Mayhem Author, Doug Boyce Available for $34.95 through CarTech Books & Manuals www.cartechbooks.com (800) 551-4754 by Phil R. Elliott “When it came to match racing, the rules were simple: There were none.” Doug Boyce That is the basic premise for match racing, easily the most … [Read more...]

Personal Bests: 2020 NHRA Winters & Phoenix

Steve Klemetti provides new drivers and new personal best elapsed times and speeds from the first two races of the 2020 NHRA season. New Drivers Class Driver Best ET Speed Year TrackAAFK Alex Miladinovich 4.554 246.71 2020 WINTERPRO Marty Robertson 6.634 206.67 2020 PHOENIXPRO Marty Robertson … [Read more...]

Personal Bests: 2019 NHRA Dallas, Las Vegas Fall, Pomona Finals

Steve Klemetti provides new drivers and new personal best elapsed times and speeds from the final events of the NHRA season. New Entries Class Driver Best ET Speed Year Track AAFK Steven Densham 3.958 320.20 2019 VEGAS 2 AAFK Steven Densham 4.129 294.69 2019 … [Read more...]

Personal Bests: 2019 NHRA Maple Grove, St. Louis, Charlotte

Steve Klemetti provides new drivers and new personal best elapsed times and speeds from the final events of the NHRA season. New Entries Class Driver Best ET Speed Year Track TAD Jamie Noonan 5.278 276.01 2019 CHARLOTT TAD Jim Libby 14.778 70.91 2019 NED LODRS TAFC Brian … [Read more...]

Personal Bests: 2019 NHRA Seattle, Brainerd, Indianapolis

Steve Klemetti provides new drivers and new personal best elapsed times and speeds from the second half of the NHRA season. New Entries  Class   Driver                   Best ET Speed   Year Track PROJeremy Martorella 6.848 202.45 2019 INDY New Personal Best … [Read more...]