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Tom R.

John--the 408 engine you built for me is outstanding. Feel free to give him my cell number and I'll happily give you a strong reference. Thank you...
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Steve B.

Steve B.

Thanks for the help with my 426 stroker.
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Buyer

Super guy to deal with! GREAT SERVICE!! GREAT PRICE!!
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Barbara H.

John, Thanks again for making Colton's dream come true! The truck is in the body shop, the cowl hood arrived and the new 408 engine you built is...
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Gary H.

Gary H.

John, Thanks a lot !
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Maurice

Maurice

Maurice 73 Dodge Dart
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Kris L.

John, Sitting in the car with a big smile on my face. Thanks for the quality brand products and the great price. Cheers Kris
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Mike M.

John's very honest, something that's hard to find these days. This means he'll tell you the truth and you may not want to hear it. LOL. The best...
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Bob F.

Bob F.

Plymouth 426 Hemi
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Matt G.

I just want to say thanks for all that you have done for me, because over the weekend I was the fastest R/T out there with no power-adders and still...
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Brian A.

Brian A.

The 408 engine runs strong, put on dyno 405hp with 415tq N/A not shabby.. also was on 22" wheels with those numbers est. 500-525 @ crank. Thanks so...
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Daryl S.

Your 408 runs like a dream. I think we are well over the 400hp side, a new 300hp mustang could not overcome, it is a beast. I am very happy with the...
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Toby W.

John, Thanks again so much. You're truly awesome.
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Ricky R.

Ricky R.

1937 Chevy Legends Race Car, Thanks for everything!
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Phil S.

Phil S.

Great job creating this Dakota R/T Ground Affects Kit. Phil
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Robert M.

John, Thank you for all you have done, From your previous email responses, you seem to be old school, a man of his word. Thanks again John for...
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David A.

David A.

Thanks for everything, David
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Taylor M.

Taylor M.

Thanks a lot John !
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Michael W.

Michael W.

After getting all the compatible stuff shes a beast! Michael
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Brian R.

John!! Got my Viper back together, dyno tuned. Super happy with the results of your work!! Gained 112 RWHP and 107RWTQ!!!!! More at the crank. Sounds...
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Billy W.

Billy W.

Dakota R/T 408
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Jim A.

Jim A.

Two year champion in modified tractor pulling classes named "Watch This Trick". Chrysler 426 Hemi. Thanks for the Great Service!
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Robert S.

Robert S.

426 Hemi Cuda
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Scot C.

Scot C.

Thanks for everything John. We will be doing business again. At Nationals 6.38 on a 6.54 dial in.
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Jason B.

Thanks John.. you have been awesome to work with and I am REALLY looking forward to driving my SRT-10 again :) Jason
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ADAM LAMBERT PROVIDES EXPERT ADVICE ON DRAG SHOCKS

Normal shocks on a street car mainly control the movement of the springs, but in the drag racing world – particularly on Pro Stock cars like the Mopar. Dodge Dart hot rods driven by Erica Enders and Jeg Coughlin Jr. – rear shocks are used to manipulate the four-link.
The purpose of this, explains Lambert, is “to make the tire do things it isn’t designed to do, like harness 1,200-1,500 horsepower.
“A normal shock is designed for a nice, smooth ride, but a drag race shock is more aggressively valved on the rebound side to control the weight transfer when the car leaves the starting line. Once the weight is transferred, the purpose of the shock is to hold it over the tires for maximum grip.”
The rear shocks of a Pro Stock car function differently than those of a Sportsman car, though. Whereas suspension settings can be controlled throughout a pass for a Pro Stock car to effectively navigate the landscape, the shocks of a Sportsman car, such as a Super Stock or Stock Eliminator Dodge Challenger Drag Pak, are based on a traditional rear suspension rather than a four-link.
“They don’t need the big rebound force to hold the weight over the tires, because they don’t need as much control in the back like the Pro Stock cars do,” explained Lambert. “The Drag Pak Challengers and other Sportsman race cars are less susceptible to variances, like bumps on the racetrack, and they aren’t seeing such high speed or as much horsepower at those particular challenges on the racing surface.”
In contrast to the factory hot rods, nitro Funny Cars utilize a very non-traditional form of suspension – tire pressure. Suspension is controlled solely via the spring rate of the tire sidewall.



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