Month: September 2015

Test & Tune September 25, 2015

Another fun filled day at Route 66 Raceway in Joliet Illinois. Friday, September 25, 2015 was last drag racing this track will see until next spring. I arrived at the track at 3:00pm and there was already a line to get in. Racers from all over the Midwest made an appearance to race their final …READ MORE

Saturday Picnic in Chicago IL

As always, I just can’t get enough of cars! Today I attended an annual picnic hosted by the old school dragster team “Keystone Racing” out of Chicago Illinois. Lots of food, cars, and of course a lot of fun. Two dragster teams made an appearance, the dragster “Digging It” and the dragster team of “Beedy …READ MORE

2015 Time Machine Nationals

September 6, 2015 – Great Lakes Dragaway, Union Grove Wisconsin Another fun-filled day at the drag strip racing fans! I attended the 2015 Time Machine Nationals at Great Lakes Dragaway in Union Grove Wisconsin. This was a 2-day event running Saturday and Sunday and featured nostalgic racers including Funny Cars, Nitro, Wheel Standers, Alcohol, Gassers, …READ MORE

The Race Car

“I hooked up my accelerator pedal in my car to my brake lights. I hit the gas, people behind me stop, and I’m gone” – Steven Wright 2004 Pontiac GTO ENGINE: LS3 Stroker Aluminum Small Block Chevy Texas Speed PRC Cylinder Heads Brian Tooley Racing Custom Grind Camshaft Competition Cam Timing Chain Competition Cam Valve …READ MORE