Video by Bobby Bennett Tue, 2020-05-19 20:56
Life on the road can lead to extreme moments of excitement, and on the flipside extreme moments of boredom. With this said, pranking can become an integral part of passing the time. Essentially, it's prank or be pranked.
Nicky Boninfante, who was a finalist in our all-time storytelling competition, tells of the day a crewmember on his father's U.S. Male Funny Car ended up on the receiving end of a sticky situation,
As Boninfante recalls, a crewmember ended up being the butt of a big joke.
Video by Bobby Bennett Tue, 2020-05-19 18:59
Life on the road can be tough sometimes, and when you're a rental car it's much tougher. Hear the story of Funny Car legends Gary Scelzi and Ron Capps, and the day driving across freshly plowed 30 acre field after a golf tournament sounded like a good idea at the time, but afterwards had some dire consequences. When you're the storyteller, you tell the story how you want to. Just ask Scelzi.
by Bobby Bennett Mon, 2020-05-18 09:03
Only three times since the introduction of NHRA Pro Stock in 1970, has the factory hot rod division been overhauled. When the class was introduced it was done so based on a similar factoring system as was done in Super Stock, its predecessor. Pounds per cubic inch as well as other factors including wheelbase determined the weight each combination raced with.
With the IHRA's Mountain Motor concept snagging all of the major drag racing headlines for its seven-second exploits, the NHRA decided at the end of 1981 to scrap its antiquated system of factoring and adopt a universal displacement and weight.
Our team at CompetitionPlusTV has compiled a season in review of that 1982 season, which features the likes of Lee Shepherd, Bob Glidden, Frank Iaconio and Warren Johnson. You might even see a few cameo appearances in there as well.