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Moroso | 30th Annual the Shootout Max Effort Sponsor

For 55 years, the Moroso family has delivered high-quality, high-performance racing products through Moroso Performance Products. High-capacity oil pans, dry sump oil systems, the Accumulator, expansion tanks, spark plug wires, vacuum pumps and pulley solutions are just some of the thousands of racing solutions that Moroso has pioneered over the years. The Shootout is proud to have the support of the Moroso family and we encourage our racers to look to Moroso to make their racecars quicker, faster, more consistent and safer. We would like to thank them for sponsoring Max Effort at the 2023 Shootout! moroso.com ...

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McLeod | 30th Annual the Shootout 10.5 Index Class Sponsor

McLeod Racing has a rich history,  the leader in the performance automotive aftermarket clutch and driveline industry. McLeod is a leading global supplier of clutch kits, clutch components, hydraulic bearings, flywheels, bellhousings and other performance driveline products. McLeod Racing is proud to have been providing cutting edge products, and industry leading service to the world’s foremost performance automotive, light truck and racing enthusiasts since 1971. In 2008, Professional NHRA Driver and entrepreneur Paul Lee acquired McLeod Racing, inspiring change to expand into new markets and widen the product line beyond its traditional applications while maintaining McLeod Racing’s high standards for excellence. McLeod Racing has a rich tradition of producing the very highes...

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Alert: Record-Setting Traction @ The Shootout

It’s time to break records! If your car is ready, the track surface at 2019 Xona Rotor IDRC The Shootout presented by Buschur Racing will deliver more traction than ever before. Last year, track prep was a gripe of many racers. Getting an optimized track surface is no easy task. It’s not just about how much traction compound you spray on a track surface. The track equipment must be in top working order, the track must be properly cleaned, and track maintenance needs to be top-notch. In addition, the track prep crew cannot fall victim to complacency or have a “good enough” attitude. Since the start of the 2019 racing season, Summit Motorsports Park has made record-setting track preparation to goal. Not wanting to be outdone by any other track, Summit Motorsports Park Owner and President Bil

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Dragy GPS-Based Performance Meter

How fast is your car? If you own a performance vehicle that has or hasn’t been modified, chances are you’ve been asked this question dozens of times. If your car is unmodified maybe you respond with the best times recorded by an automotive magazine for your platform. If your car is modified maybe you tell them that the Stage 3 package with the e-tune that you did for your car is supposed to run low-12s. Guess what, your car probably doesn’t run that quick. And just because your car makes 600whp and weighs 3,200 pounds, it doesn’t mean that your car runs 9.95-second quarter mile times. It’s probably much slower. The bottom line is that if you’re not measuring, you’re guessing.    Text by Michael Ferrara // Photos by Michael Ferrara and Staff The Dragstrip Many believe that th

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