BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – The Holley National Hot Rod Reunion presented by AAA Insurance came to a conclusion Saturday as the racing champions were crowned as well winning cars that took part in the Axalta Show N’ Shine. In the Nostalgia Top Fuel finals, it was the two top qualifiers of the event as No. 1 Mendy Fry faced No. 2 Don Moyer. When the lights went green Moyer had the initial jump but went out of the groove at halftrack allowing Fry to drive around him for her first win at the event with a run of 5.720 seconds at 252.05 mph to the losing run of 5.841 seconds at 256.26 mph. Leaving the event Fry is the new points leader in the Nostalgia Top Fuel category. “Tom (Shelar, owner/tuner) had a bracket car all day and he knows how to read this track,” said Fry. “It was 150 degrees, greasy, and he gave me a car that could win. I didn’t screw anything up and we won.” Nostalgia Funny Car featured Dan Horan Jr. and John Smith in the finals. Smith … [Read more...] about Holley National Hot Rod Reunion Wraps Up In Kentucky
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The Detroit News Published 10:48 p.m. UTC Jun 3, 2018 Welcome to your one-stop-shopping center for all the latest results from the Tigers' minor leagues. The Detroit News will provide daily updates on the Toledo Mud Hens, Erie SeaWolves, Lakeland Flying Tigers and West Michigan Whitecaps, as well as relevant news and notes. Also, be sure to check out The News' Lynn Henning's weekly minor-league reports. This week: Tigers might've gotten a hidden prize from Justin Upton trade Outfield prospect Daz Cameron emerging as a 'beauty' for Tigers Prospect Reynaldo Rivera works to become more than masher Who's hot and who's not (updated June 3) Allentown, Pa. — Alexi Amarista hit a walk-off single with one out in the ninth inning, as the Lehigh Valley IronPigs beat the Toledo Mud Hens, 6-5, on Sunday (BOX SCORE). The win snapped a three-game losing streak for the IronPigs and a four-game winning streak for the Mud Hens. Collin Cowgill scored the game-winning run after he … [Read more...] about Daily recap of Tigers’ minor leagues (Updated: June 3) Sunday, June 3 Triple-A Toledo
The Detroit News Published 6:22 p.m. UTC Jun 3, 2018 Welcome to your one-stop-shopping center for all the latest results from the Tigers' minor leagues. The Detroit News will provide daily updates on the Toledo Mud Hens, Erie SeaWolves, Lakeland Flying Tigers and West Michigan Whitecaps, as well as relevant news and notes. Also, be sure to check out The News' Lynn Henning's weekly minor-league reports. This week: Outfield prospect Daz Cameron emerging as a 'beauty' for Tigers Prospect Reynaldo Rivera works to become more than masher Who's hot and who's not (updated May 27) Allentown, Pa. — Tyler Alexander got Nick Rickles to hit into a double play in the fifth inning, leading the Toledo Mud Hens to an 8-7 win over the Lehigh Valley IronPigs on Saturday (BOX SCORE). The double play came with the bases loaded and helped to prevent the IronPigs from scoring in the inning. Lehigh Valley cut the deficit to 7-6 in the fourth after Matt McBride hit a solo home run. The … [Read more...] about Daily recap of Tigers’ minor leagues (Updated: June 2) Saturday, June 2 Triple-A Toledo
HOT ROD Power Tour gearing up this summer for its 24th year, and we’re kicking this shindig off we stopped the last– Bowling Green! This year we’re hitting the Appalachia region with the route winding through Chattanooga, Tennessee; Hoover Alabama; Hampton, Georgia; and Darlington, South Carolina!Registration is OPEN for Long Haulers, Multi-day and Single-Day passes, and if you’re looking to save some stress and sweat on planning, we’ve got our VIP and Gold packages (details below) again for 2018! Power Tour is a 5-day, 5-city summer road trip through the highways and by-ways of America, with thousands of car folk taking over this nation’s small towns as we wind through a 1,000-plus-mile route with thousands of hot rods, kustoms, street machines, muscle cars, and practically everything you could think of (last year, we had a solar car!) PARTICIPANT PRICINGAll Power Tour registrations will receive a Motor Trend on Demand 14 day free … [Read more...] about Registration Opens for HOT ROD Power Tour 2018 — Ready to Join Us?
In a world chock-full of Camaros, this one will have other F-body owners green with envy. If not from the stomach churning g-force it’s capable of pulling, then from the radical green paint scheme. Owned and driven by Ken Thwaits, this 1973 Camaro was a staunch competitor at the 2017 Classic Industries Super Chevy Muscle Car Challenge presented by Falken Tires.Originally built by Randy Johnson of D&Z Customs in Kewaskum, Wisconsin, the Camaro has a long history of competing in the Optima Ultimate Street Car series. Johnson campaigned it there during the inaugural season of the series where it caught Thwaits’ eye. “I was racing a fifth-gen Camaro at Optima, but really liked Randy’s Camaro,” said Thwaits. “[Randy] called me and asked if I wanted to buy it at the end of the season, and we struck up a deal. I told him, ‘If you crash the car, the deal’s off!’ You never saw a guy so nervous when he’s racing,” laughed … [Read more...] about This 1973 Heidts-Equipped Camaro Will Have You Green with Envy