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The COMP Cams Engine Builder Duel will take 2016 off to re-tool

The COMP Cams Engine Builder Duel will resume in 2017 after re-tooling.

  The COMP Cams Engine Builder Duel breaks to re-tool for the 2017 season.  The COMP Cams Engine Builder Duel program will take this event season off to completely re-tool for 2017. After eight hard years of service, the legendary Chevy small blocks will be retired. Surprisingly, two of the original three engines remain. Bryan Pitcher of COMP Cams has ... Read More »

Final COMP Cams Engine Builder Duel Of 2015 Takes Place During Fall Street Machine Nationals

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Springfield, MO – The COMP Cams Engine Builder Duel series concluded this weekend at the Fall Street Machine Nationals. The two-day event hosted two head-to-head builder competitions on Saturday, and one on Sunday. All three pairs of teams were evenly matched, and the times were close. As always, even though one team may be trying to start their engine first, that ... Read More »

COMP Cams Engine Builder Duel Rolls On To The St. Paul Street Machine Nationals

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Memphis, TN – Minnesota is known for its nice people, plentiful gophers, bountiful lakes, and more recently, fast engine builders. The COMP Cams Engine Builder Duel will test Upper Midwest gearheads’ knowledge and quickness again this summer, as the popular competition returns to the St. Paul Street Machine Nationals on July 17-19. Each year the Minnesota State Fairgrounds in Minnesota’s capital ... Read More »

COMP Cams Engine Builder Duel Photo Gallery – Memphis

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On Tuesday, June 9, during the Hot Rod Power Tour stop at Memphis International Raceway, the father-daughter duo of Grant and Shelby Rimback won the first COMP Cams Engine Builder Duel of 2015. Grant and Shelby hail from Rockford, Tennessee, and turned in a time of 34 minutes and 31 seconds. Runners-up were the Texas husband and wife team of ... Read More »

COMP Cams Engine Builder Duel Returns To Memphis During Hot Rod Power Tour

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Memphis, TN – The first stop of the 2015 Engine Builder Duel schedule will be a special one, as the popular competition will make its lone appearance on this year’s Hot Rod Power Tour in Memphis – home of sponsor COMP Cams. The COMP Cams Engine Builder Duel is one of the most exciting attractions at prestigious car shows and automotive ... Read More »

COMP Cams Reveals 2015 Engine Builder Duel Schedule

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The Engine Builder Duel puts top gearheads to the test in a race between two-person teams to determine who can assemble and fire a Small Block Chevy in the shortest amount of time. Using nothing but their knowledge and the tools on hand, and without help from the audience, each team is responsible for assembling their engine and letting it ... Read More »



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