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Larry Dixon Conquers Drag Week - The Trip Of A Lifetime

Larry Dixon Conquers Drag Week – The Trip Of A Lifetime

In the span of a few months, Larry Dixon ressurected his '67 Nova, rebuilt it, installed an LT4 engine, and conquered Drag Week. Find out how he did it and relive the action as he recalls how it all went down.Read More

Keeping Larry Dixon's LT4-Powered Nova Cool With C&R Racing

Keeping Larry Dixon’s LT4-Powered Nova Cool With C&R Racing

As Larry Dixon finishes rebuilding his '66 Nova, he tackled the issue of cooling the Chevrolet Performance LT4. Find out what parameters had to be met to accomplish that task, and what revolutionary product helped.Read More

Video: Documenting Top Fuel Champ Larry Dixon's Drag Week Journey

Video: Documenting Top Fuel Champ Larry Dixon’s Drag Week Journey

Optima Batteries produced and shared this awesome documentary chronicling Top Fuel legend Larry Dixon Jr. and his Drag Week Journey behind the wheel of his freshly-upgraded Chevy II.Read More

Motor Milestone: Dropping The LT4 Crate Engine In Larry Dixon's Nova

Motor Milestone: Dropping The LT4 Crate Engine In Larry Dixon’s Nova

If you've been following our series chronicling Larry Dixon rebuilding his ’66 Nova, this is probabaly the article you've been waiting for. He finally installs the supercharged LT4 engine. Find out how it went.Read More

Build Update: Helping Larry Dixon's LT4-Powered Nova Keep Its Cool

Build Update: Helping Larry Dixon’s LT4-Powered Nova Keep Its Cool

Larry Dixon's Nova has survived Drag Week, but what did it take to keep the LT4-powered Chevy II cool during the 1,500 mile road trip. Find out more right here, and how his experiment can help your car stay cool.Read More

Update: We Follow Along As Larry Dixon Builds An LT4-Powered ’66 Nova

Update: We Follow Along As Larry Dixon Builds An LT4-Powered ’66 Nova

Larry Dixon built his '66 Nova to compete at Drag Week. The supercharged LT4 engine and 4L85 transmission are in the car, but with the help of Strange Engineering, now he can get all that power to the rearend.Read More

Update: We Follow Along As Larry Dixon Builds An LT4-Powered ’66 Nova

Update: We Follow Along As Larry Dixon Builds An LT4-Powered ’66 Nova

Larry Dixon is getting his '66 Nova ready for Drag Week. The supercharged LT4 has arrived and is setting in the car, but there is still a long way to go. Check out this update to see how things are progressing.Read More

We Follow Along As Larry Dixon Builds An LT4-Powered '66 Nova

We Follow Along As Larry Dixon Builds An LT4-Powered ’66 Nova

How many of us have put our cars in storage to pursue our careers? Larry Dixon did just that many years ago. Now, he has the opportunity to enjoy his classic Nova once again. Find out what's in store.Read More

Building A Solid Suspension For The Street And Drag Strip

Building A Solid Suspension For The Street And Drag Strip

Larry Dixon is building his '66 Nova to turn nine-second quarter-mile e.t.'s, and we bring you along as the build progresses. Check out the suspension upgrades that carried Larry's Nova throughout Drag Week. Read More

Hedman Hedders Powers powerTV And Helps McMillen Upset in Pomona

Hedman Hedders Powers powerTV And Helps McMillen Upset in Pomona

One of the big stories from the 51st Annual NHRA Winternationals came about when Larry McMillen defeated defending NHRA World Champion Larry Dixon in the first round at Pomona, CA. McMillen had been confident going into the perennial classic after testing in Florida had logged a career-best ET of 3.823 seconds.Read More