Bob of RaceCarBook.com will be in Texas this weekend at the Funny Car Chaos finals at the Texas Motorplex. He’ll be walking around wearing a RaceCarBook.com hat. If you see him, stop and say hi!
Methanol Safety Tips
Methanol fuel is very popular in motorsports. It is common in drag, circle, and boat racing for example. It is readily available and reasonable in price. It has favorable properties as a racing fuel such as wide tuning window and good tolerance to high compression or high boost. However, it is a hazardous organic compound in vapor or liquid states as well as in mixtures with other liquids. That hazard is misunderstood by many who race with it.
Methanol Safety Information Source
Screen shots are provided from our tech manual, 5000 Horsepower on Methanol, to illustrate some of the safety issues: Continue reading
Team Boddie @ Sacramento Raceway July 15 & 16, 2022 event announcement
Team Boddie promod drag racing; again at Sacramento Raceway. on Sat & Sun, July 15-16, 2022.
Air Density / Density Altitude / Grains of Water for racing engine tuning from ADO
Air density, track MAP LOCATION: https://airdensityonline.com/track-results/Sacramento_Raceway/
Air Density METRIC units, MAP LOCATION: https://airdensityonline.com/track-results-metric/Sacramento_Raceway/
Air density FORECAST: https://airdensityonline.com/track-forecast/Sacramento_Raceway/
HISTORICAL air density example: https://airdensityonline.com/track-history/Sacramento_Raceway/2019-04-07/ & https://airdensityonline.com/track-history/Sacramento_Raceway/2019-08-07/
Sacramento Raceway (916) 363 2653
Team Boddie website link