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Taylor Hull Makes History at Formula Drift Atlanta

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Photos: David Karey, Larry Chen, Bagel Media Last weekend Road Atlanta played host to the 2018 Formula Drift competition debut of Taylor Hull and his new competition car, the first Cadillac ever to compete in professional drifting, a 2015 ATS-V. With qualifying looming in the afternoon, only a single hour and a half practice session was left to get both ... Read More »

Is Bigger Always Better: 92 vs 102mm Throttle Body Test

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Words and Photos: Richard Holdener The question on the table today, is bigger really better? The quick answer is almost always yes, especially when it comes to things like throttle bodies. I mean really, doesn’t a larger throttle body flow more than a smaller one (of equal design)? True enough, the larger 102-mm FAST throttle body certainly flowed more than ... Read More »

IMCA Approves FAST E6 CD Circle Track Ignition

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The IMCA Executive Committee has approved the FAST E6 CD Circle Track Ignition for use in the racing series’ Modified, Stock Car and Late Model divisions. Following a review to ensure the FAST E6 CD Circle Track Ignition (part no. 6000-6700) conforms with established ignition rules, IMCA president Brett Root accepted its addition to the series’ approved equipment list in ... Read More »

COMP invests in youth with junior dragster series sponsorship

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Recognizing the need to promote drag racing among youth and provide an opportunity for their growth in the sport, COMP Cams has signed on as a sponsor of the Protect the Harvest Midwest Junior Super Series (MJSS). “COMP Cams is happy to support the next generation of racers and enthusiasts,” Billy Carroll, COMP Cams contingency coordinator, says. “Drag racing is ... Read More »

COMP Sponsors Engine Builders Challenge In Dirt Series

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COMP Cams has returned as title sponsor of the Engine Builders Challenge recognizing power plant producers whose dedication and hard work propel teams in the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series. “COMP Cams is thrilled to be a part of the Engine Builders Program again this year,” said Chris Douglas, Vice President of Marketing, COMP Performance Group. “We pride ourselves ... Read More »

COMP, FAST sponsor Lucas Oil Modified Series

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COMP Cams and Fuel Air Spark Technology (FAST) are among sponsors of the Lucas Oil Modified Series that kicks off its 11th championship season Saturday, March 19, at Havasu 95 Speedway. The COMP Performance Group brands are sponsoring the Fast Time award for the leading qualifier at each race. In a press release, series co-founder and promoter Greg Scheidecker touted ... Read More »

Driver, Engine Builder Dave Arce Talks EZ-EFI

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Driver and engine builder Dave Arce recently spoke with Rob Klepper of MAVTV about being able to use the FAST EZ-EFI fuel system full-time – for the first time in 2016 – in the Lucas Oil Modified racing series. Read More »

FAST, COMP Cams Present Power Rankings Poll

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Memphis, TN — COMP Performance Group will be teaming up with RacinDirt.com to present the third annual Power Rankings poll for the 2016 season of US Modified Touring Series (USMTS) and US Racing Association (USRA) Modified competition. “RacinDirt.com is one of the most comprehensive websites available for the dirt racing enthusiast,” said COMP Performance Group Vice President of Marketing Chris ... Read More »

CPG Returns To CARS Tour With Awards Program

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COMP Cams and Quarter Master have once again signed on as CARS Tour partners, through 2017. Fuel Air Spark Technology (FAST) was added to the two-year agreement, as was a new program that should excite engine builders. Beginning this year, COMP Cams will present awards to engine builders whose engines outperform the rest. The $100 Engine Builder of the Race ... Read More »