Heads Up Madness May 17, 2014 Event Coverage

This is the second event for Heads Up Madness this year. With Fridays test session wrapped up we are sad to report Jerico Balduff got crossed up early and the Bat Man Willys made a hard turn across the track and into the wall. Balduff is OK but teyt will not be able to race this weekend. They were rolling out just as I was getting there.

Thanks to Bradenton Motorsports Park, our event coverage sponsor this weekend.

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Heads up Madness April 5-6th 2014 Event Coverage

This weekend is Bradenton Motorsports Park’s Heads Up Madness season opener which will feature a racer BBQ and awards ceremony for the 2013 Champions on Saturday starting at 12:30 PM.Friday is a test session that runs from 4-9 PM though we ran late tonight after some down time earlier.

Special thanks to Bradenton Motorsports Park for sponsoring our event coverage this year.

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NMCA to Host New Radial Wars Category at All 2014 Events

For Immediate Release:

Santa Ana, CA (March 28, 2014) — Effectively immediately, the NMCA Flowmaster Muscle Car Nationalsis adding a new category, Radial Wars, which will be sponsored by Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels. It will be contested in the eighth-mile distance and will compete in the five remaining national events on the NMCA schedule. Class winners compete for an increased purse of $4,000 to win, plus pro level contingencies, and the ultimate prize: NHRA Wally trophies at NHRA-sanctioned tracks under the Aerospace Components NHRA Unleashed program. Continue reading

Jamie Hancock: Quickest Nitrous Car on Radials with a 4.16 at 177

Jamie and the Hancock Racing crew made their Radial vs. the World debut at Lights Out V at South Georgia Motorsports Park in Cecil, Georgia this past February.

Jamie Hancock has attended two races this year with the Hancock Racing Pro Mod Corvette and is putting up some fantastic numbers for a nitrous car, well for any car,  running right in the thick of the Radial vs. the World class at Lights Out V and the Outlaw Street Car Reunion at Memphis just last weekend, recording the quickest time for a nitrous radial car with a 4.164 at 177.3 MPH. All this is which a car that has not seen the track since 2010. Jamie also won the 2007 ADRL Pro Nitrous Championship with this car making him the youngest professional drag racing champion at the time.

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Heads Up Madness August 24, 2013 Event Coverage From BMP

We are back at it for the Heads Up Madness series at Bradenton Motorsports Park after some time off during the summer months though it sure is a hot one today with 89* and a real feel of 107 currently @ 1:47 PM. Shakedown runs will go from 2-4 PM with qualifying set to begin immediately following testing.

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SGMP July 27, 2013 28 vs 275′s, Street Light Racing

This is our second grudge event for Devastation Motorsports here at South Georgia Motorsports Park this weekend. Also running today is there first Street Light Racing Street Car Shootout event. Yes that’s right the christmas tree is a stop light today for something a little different. Testing will begin at 2 PM with the first grudge shootout time runs at 4.

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The “Scoop” on Innovative Racecraft w/Troy Pirez Jr.

I caught up with Troy Pirez Jr. at his Seffner, Florida shop recently to catch up on what’s been going on with his Innovative Racecraft business and get the “scoop” on his new Lexan scoops. Troy Jr. has been in business well over a year now and made the move back to Seffner recently after working with Joe Irwin at Fast Forward Race Engines in New Port Richey, Florida.

What started as an after school side business then part time while working at Fast Forward has matured into something that requires full attention in a short time.

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The Big Show 28′s Gone Wild Event Coverage

Devastation Motorsports is excited to be here at SGMP this weekend for some good grudge racing. This is our first event of this type we are covering. Special thanks to the South Georgia Motorsports Park management for having us out.

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