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Accounts from races that Bob has attended.

NHRA Pomona Winternationals Drag Racing 2019

Read those spark plugs for good air density tuning at the NHRA Pomona Winternationals; Feb. 7-10, 2019. Check https://airdensityonline.com/track-results/Auto_Club_Raceway_at_Pomona/ for current air density, density altitude, water grains, temperature, humidity, uncorrected barometer, wind speed, wind direction, dew point, saturation pressure, vapor pressure in imperial or metric units. Check https://airdensityonline.com/track-history/Auto_Club_Raceway_at_Pomona/ for yesterday’s record. Check https://airdensityonline.com/track-forecast/Auto_Club_Raceway_at_Pomona/ for tomorrow’s […]

NHRA Wild Horse Motorsports preseason testing

Read those spark plugs for good NHRA drag racing preseason tuning; check https://airdensityonline.com/track-results/Wild_Horse_Pass_Motorsports_Park/ for current air density, density altitude, water grains, temperature, humidity, uncorrected barometer, wind speed, wind direction, dew point, saturation pressure, vapor pressure in imperial or metric units; yesterday’s record  and tomorrow forecast  already determined in air density units.  Check https://airdensityonline.com/free-calcs/ for free […]

New Years Day Drag Racing Sacramento Raceway

test & tune Mon 12 to 4 12-31-18 racing Tue all day 1-1-19 event air density / density altitude / grains / map: https://airdensityonline.com/track-results/Sacramento_Raceway event air density forecast: https://airdensityonline.com/track-forecast/Sacramento_Raceway/ event info: http://sacramentoraceway.com/ air density of other US tracks: https://airdensityonline.com/us-track-list/ air density for International tacks world wide: https://airdensityonline.com/tracks-worldwide/

Circle Racing Stockton, Ca. post July 7th update

We attended the July 7th race with about 30 winged FI sprint cars and several other carburetor fed racers and late models all competing in front of a couple thousand spectators; thanks to Dani Noceti and staff for a great evening; many couples and families with children all enjoying the competition; very safe and clean […]

Sprint Car Racing Stockton 99, Ca. June 15-16

Dani Noceti & staff at Stockton 99 speedway did another great job organizing this event. All of these racecars on pavement are fast. The turn-around of the various classes was very quick. The racer participants kept their cars reliable with few show interruptions. I was impressed with all of the fuel injection cars storming out […]

AutoRama Sacramento 2018

We will be at The Sacramento Autorama Feb 16-18, 2018. Email us at bob@racecarbook.com if you are attending. We’ll look you up and take pictures. This event is tops for Sacramento area hot rodders. A host of MFI and EFI powered hot rods and performance boats are featured. We will be studying them and again […]

Classic car show, Rio Linda, Ca, Sept 9th

This was again a great event, hosted by the Rio Linda Historical Society. Many top show cars as well as custom hot rods that frequent the streets of Sacramento and central California were highlights. The Dry Creek Ranchhouse was the location surrounded by a pleasant rural farm atmosphere with special provisions for the swap meet […]

Team Boddie no excuses grudge racing

The Sacramento Team Boddie event that was organized by Jermaine, Kenya, and all the Boddie staff, Fri. & Sat. Aug. 25-26, was a hit. Probably well over 10,000 racers and spectators. Eighth mile hot rods were quick. A lot of competition between the mechanical injection, EFI, and carb NOS setups. All the folks were polite […]