024 – Power and Speed – Pro Stock rule changes

Mike, Tom, Crunch, and Tad in studio today.   Mike needs help, the 7.3 Excursion just stopped the other day.  Many acronyms, no solutions yet.  Keep in mind, this was his father truck, so he’s not about to give up.  If anyone knows a few hints for him, drop a note on Facebook.   One main subject today.  NHRA Facebook rumored proposed changes to NHRA Pro Stock.  Pro Stock, undoubtedly the purest and most refined form of drag racing, is about to have some big changes if the information all holds up.  EFI, No scoops, and other things will change…

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023 Power and Speed – Grudge race discussion

Mike, Tom, Crunch and Tad in studio. It was inevitable.  The discussions about the “Grudge Scene” of racing were bound to come up.  There was a high dollar, high profile race this weekend, and the format of this race is a topic among the people who follow this particular section of racing.  Street Outlaws brought a little but of this form of racing into view, but that is not really what it is all about.  There are always rivalries, but that is not what sets a race.  Listen in and learn more about what goes on, and how these big…

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022 Power and Speed – Tom attends a Street Outlaws taping

Mike, Tom, Crunch, and Tad in studio today. Crunch has some info from the Grudge racing for cash scene.  Mike and Tom wanted to go to Krazy Horses event at island this past weekend, but Mike was “busy” and Tom took a flight…. Tom flew to Oklahoma to be part of a Street Outlaws taping.  We get as much inside information as we can on the workings of the show, but Tom is bound by nondisclosure forms.  It’s no secret that the guys really got digs in on Street Outlaws in previous podcasts, even more specifically Mike.  Things we see…

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081 – Power and Speed – Loss of a friend

Mike, Tom, Crunch and Tad in studio for a sad podcast. We all have people we have lost, and it’s never easy.  Mr John Cornell, a dear friend of Mike and his family passed away suddenly at a local race track doing what he loved, watching his son race.  It’s always a hard loss when it’s one of the good guys, and it Mr Cornell was one of the best.  He will be missed, and we all wish his family the best at this very difficult time. God Speed “Big Rooster”  New Episode Published

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021 – Power and Speed – HeadGames Motorworks Dave Localio

Mike, Tom, and Tad in studio today.  Crunch is visiting family, and will return next week. Tom’s 69 Camaro will be involved in a photo shoot in the near future for Manley Performance.  The car has not run in a long time, and this leads into a discussion about motor storage, and if Tom’s motor is even ok.  Valvespring back off myths and condensation are discussed. Mike skates on a 127 in a 50 ticket by a VERY understanding state trooper in NJ.  Very nice to see a cop who understands sometimes you just have to run it through the…

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020 – Power and Speed – Movie cars, Street Outlaws, Larry Morgan loses it

Mike, Tom, Crunch, and Tad in studio today.   Street Outlaws, maybe going a better direction as of late.  Everyone agrees the views of the races, the locations they race, and the overall safety of what they do is questionable, but the cars are really some serious stuff.  The guys still dislike it overall, but if you like cars it beats a sharp stick in the eye.   Movies cars:  Strange subject, but some good movies from the past are discussed.  This is something every car guy loves and hates. Very rarely does Hollywood get the car side right.  You…

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