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COMP Cams GM Sportsman Tool Steel Camshafts Offer Strength, Flexible Profiles

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Custom GM Sportsman Tool Steel Camshafts from COMP Cams feature core technology widely used in NASCAR, NHRA and other professional race engines for its high strength and profile flexibility. Special ST4 grade tool steel is available only from COMP Cams and 30 percent stronger than SAE 5150 or SAE 8620 options. Due to its higher carbon content, it has been shown to ... Read More »

5,000 & Counting: Larry Shaw Race Cars force to be reckoned with

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Larry Shaw is in a class of his own. Racers running his chassis have been saying that for years, as week after week, builds from Larry Shaw Race Cars reach Victory Lane all across America. That “class of his own” statement now has a tangible figure attached to it though, as Shaw has recently built his 5,000th race car. “If ... Read More »

FAST XDi Pro Race Circle Track Distributors Offer The Most Accurate Timing & Maximum Endurance

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These distributors are engineered from the inside-out to deliver the precise control and endurance top race teams require. In high-end circle track racing, engines demand the most accurate timing and reliable trigger signals. XDi Pro Race Circle Track Distributors utilize dual optical trigger pickups. The signal from these optical pickups is then synthesized into a common magnetic trigger signal that ... Read More »

Employee Spotlight – Gordon Holloway

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Gordon Holloway has been with COMP Cams since B.C., or before cams. He is a legend in automotive aftermarket field and is an amazing member of our staff. He’s been involved in everything from NHRA U.S. Nationals wins to NASCAR Cup championships and more. Check out his story here: Read More »

COMP Cams To Take Part In NASCAR Throwback Program During This Weekend’s Southern 500

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Memphis, TN – COMP Cams has been a part of NASCAR for nearly 40 years. This weekend at Darlington Raceway the valve train company will use a special throwback decal to celebrate its heritage alongside a variety of teams, drivers, sponsors and media. Since its inception in 1976, COMP Cams has worked with a veritable who’s who in NASCAR, including the likes ... Read More »

Brad Mueller Is Short Track Racing’s Version Of The Two-Way Player

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In the motorsports world these days, at least at the short track level, it seems that a distinct line is drawn between dirt and asphalt.  The phrases “asphalt’s for gettin’ there” and “dirt’s for farming” are bandied back and forth between the two sides like verbal grenades. Drivers like Jeff Purvis, who has wins in the most prestigious races on ... Read More »

FAST™ Lays The Foundation For Fuel Injection In NASCAR

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Few know the behind-the-scenes role FAST™ played in helping NASCAR advance to the age of fuel injection There are all kinds of cool but little-known facts buried in the history of big league stock car racing. For instance, did you know that driver Tim Flock drove with an actual monkey as co-driver during the 1953 season? It’s true: The Rhesus ... Read More »