Reliving the Glory Days with Herb “Mr. Four Speed” McCandless

Legendary drag racer Herb “Mr. Four Speed” McCandless says it best, “when I drove for the Sox & Martin Racing Team, Ronnie (Sox) had the best job in the world and I had the second best!” We have to agree as Herb was right in the thick of the Super Stock and Pro Stock wars of the 1960s and early 70s. This was in an era when Detroit pulled out all the stops to win all the major NHRA national events. They knew a championship on Sunday would send…

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Reliving the Glory Days with Herb “Mr. Four Speed” McCandless

31st Annual Mopar Nationals – You Going?

 

For over three decades, diehard and passionate Dodge, Plymouth and AMC musclecar fans get together for a weekend of meeting up with old friends and showing of their prized ride. They also get to partake in some drag racing fun and walk the vast swap meet looking at rare and exotic parts for sale. The Mopar Nationals – or more affectionately known in the community as the “Nats”, has the honor of being one of the longest continuous running Chrysler events in the world. Even though…

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31st Annual Mopar Nationals – You Going?

40 Year Love Affair with 440 Cubic Inches!

 

We sometimes treat our classic rides better than family members. With all the love and attention we give them, you could say they are a bit spoiled but loved just as much as a household pet. For retired school teacher Marlowe Boyd, he feels that way for his 1971 Charger R/T. You see, he’s owned it for 40 years and yet he feels it was just yesterday when he took delivery of it. With its wild “Green Go” paint and color matching bumpers, not to mention the deep…

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40 Year Love Affair with 440 Cubic Inches!