Two weeks after his father, Val Sr., won in Pomona, Val Torres Jr. picked up the Top Dragster trophy in Phoenix. Here's the lowdown on the Torres family and the rest of the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series champions from last weekend's CARQUEST Auto Part NHRA Nationals in Phoenix.
There was a time years ago when first generation Camaros were a common sight at drag strips across the country. Today, those vintage Chevys are a bit more of a rarity, although there are still a fair number of them competing in Stock and Super Stock. This is the story of Division 3 racer Jim Zaskowski's '69 Camaro Z28 Rally Sport, one of the rarest and most desirable of the breed.