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Sammy Swindell Wins His Fifth Short Track Nationals

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Sammy Swindell charged to an unprecedented fifth COMP Cams Short Track Nationals victory in Saturday night’s 40-lap finale atop the high-banked, quarter-mile I-30 Speedway clay oval. The Memphis area racer surged into the lead on the opening lap from his second row starting position. He then led all the way aboard the Rains Motorsports No. 3s to capture the $15,000 ... Read More »

CPG-sponsored High School Teams in Engine Challenge Playoffs

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Three COMP Performance Group-sponsored high school teams have qualified for the Hot Rodders of Tomorrow Engine Challenge national dual championship to be held at the SEMA and PRI trade shows this year. More than 158 teams from 54 schools competed to earn spots in the championship events. Among the 50 qualifiers are: Team Racing Head Service (RHS) from Parkland College ... Read More »

30th COMP Cams Short Track Nationals Near

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For the 30th year this weekend, sprint car racers will descend on I-30 Speedway near Little Rock, Arkansas for the COMP Cams Short Track Nationals (STN). Among them will be last year’s victor, Sammy Swindell, who aims to become the first five-time winner of the event presented by Hoosier Tire. National Sprint Car Hall of Famer Gary Wright stood alone ... Read More »

TCI Expert Talks Drivetrain

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CPG Nation Live’s “Ask The CPG Expert” video series recently continued on Facebook Live, with TCI drivetrain expert Jeff Reed as guest. Reed fielded transmission, torque converter and shifter questions submitted through social media, as well as some of the most commonly addressed questions by TCI tech support. Be sure to follow the @CpgNationLive page on Facebook to be notified of future “Ask The CPG ... Read More »

Congressman Shows RPM Act Support with Facility Visit

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COMP Performance Group partner Speed Parts Distributors welcomed U.S. Representative Trent Kelly (R-Mississippi) in August. During his facility tour, the Congressman expressed his support for and answered questions about the Recognizing the Protection of Motorsports (RPM) Act. Kelly is a co-sponsor of the bi-partisan bill that clarifies street vehicles may continue to be converted into racecars used solely on the track, ... Read More »

Gallery: COMP Cams Topless 100

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The 25th Annual Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series COMP Cams Topless 100 held Aug 18-20 at Batesville Motor Speedway attracted 41 racers, with Scott Bloomquist becoming the first five-time winner with his $40,000 victory. Gregg Satterlee and Dennis Erb. Jr. earned the second and third spots, respectively. Check out these event pics from Heath Lawson Photography: Read More »

Bloomquist Tops COMP Cams Topless 100 a Record Fifth Time

Scott Bloomquist won the COMP Cams Topless 100 for a record fifth time.

Scott Bloomquist became the first five-time winner of the COMP Cams Topless 100- Presented by Crop Production Services on Aug. 20, 2017, at Batesville Motor Speedway in Arkansas. Bloomquist inherited the lead on lap 66 when race leader Austin Rettig had to pit for a flat tire. He then led the remaining 34 laps unchallenged to score the $40,000 victory in the Lucas ... Read More »

EZ-EFI Fuel System Still Simple, In Demand

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New technology often comes and goes, being replaced with the next latest and greatest advancement.  But, Fuel Air Spark Technology’s EZ-EFI Fuel system is an exception. More than eight years after its debut, it continues to be one of the best-selling carb-to-EFI conversion systems on the aftermarket. The system’s popularity stems primarily from its true plug-and-play design and self-tuning capabilities. A ... Read More »

COMP After Hours: Loophole Monte Carlo Gets Diablo Shifter

The Diablo shifter is ready to race! We now have an NHRA-legal reverse lockout and a more positive shifting position over our factory column shifter.

While building our “Loophole Monte Carlo” for an indexed class, we knew the column shifter had to go. Enter the new Diablo shifter from TCI Automotive. In an afternoon, it was completely installed and giving us better control for the track. The Monte Carlo’s destination is NHRA Stock Eliminator, specifically V/Stock. Cars in this class qualify with at least a 15.50 ... Read More »

CPG Brands Celebrated With Diecast Collectibles Release

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M2 Machines is again celebrating the COMP Performance Group brands with its recent release of seven 1:64 scale diecast muscle cars, as well as an auto hauler with bonus car inside. The lineup includes the following: a blue 1966 Ford Mustang Fastback with 8-stack and a metallic silver 1968 Pontiac Firebird with blower, each bearing the COMP Cams logo; a purple ... Read More »