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The Devil Is In The Detail: Matt Hunt’s New Ford Bronco

Published April 28, 2017 by Kahn Media

IMG_20170310_220128_931Matt Hunt has built a career on innovation, having built one of the first 1,000hp Toyota Supra street cars back in the 90’s. Matt was also the first guy to put a full-body Supra in the 10s when the Battle of the Imports programs were going on, so he is no stranger to power and performance. Over time, Matt noticed that as the import scene faded, the American muscle car culture was stronger than ever which led him to evolve his company from Under Pressure to Matt Hunt Muscle Cars (MHMC). Now he is building amazing street machines for members of the NFL, UFC and others. Read the rest of this entry →

The Hedman Headers Nostalgic Street Car Class Brings the Noise at the Auto Club Dragway

Published June 26, 2014 by hedmanperformancegroup

 

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The NMCA West’s third race of the season brought thunderous racing action to Fontana’s Auto Club Dragway this past weekend. The Hedman Headers Nostalgic Street Car Class saw an exciting group of 17 drivers make the cut for Sunday’s eliminations. After battling it out for qualifying spots, Matt Loutsenhizer and his Ford would take the number one seed heading into round one.

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The Hedman Headers Nostalgic Street Car Class Light Up The Strip At Pomona

Published May 22, 2014 by hedmanperformancegroup

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The second race of the 2014 NMCA West season was a heck of a show, drawing large crowds to a special and rare outing at the Auto Club Raceway in Pomona this past weekend. The Hedman Hedders Nostalgia Street Car class saw an action packed group of 33 drivers make the cut for Sunday’s eliminations with Kale Mallory snagging the number one spot after he battled his way to the top during an intense round of qualifying. Read the rest of this entry →

Josh Edwards Takes Down Coscarelli at the JE Pistons NMCA West Coast Shootout in Pomona, CA

Published May 21, 2013 by hedmanperformancegroup

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The second race of the National Muscle Car Association’s NMCA West series drew hundreds of racers and muscle car fans to the historic Auto Club Raceway in Pomona, CA.  Always the favorite venue of the season, the weekend was packed with full-throttle racing action and more than a few upsets.  The Hedman Hedders Nostalgia Street Car class was once again one of the largest classes of the event, with 41 cars making the grid for the start of elimination racing on Sunday morning.  Though the field was packed with seasoned veterans like Mike Nordahl (who won 3 Wallys in a single event last year), Ron De Hoop, Steve Cox, and Frank Coscarelli, stiff competition and some very determined racers would see many of these icons fall. Read the rest of this entry →

Frank Coscarelli Defeats Steve Cox in the Hedman Hedders Nostalgia Street Car Class at the NMCA West 2013 Season Opener

Published April 25, 2013 by hedmanperformancegroup

logo_west1The National Muscle Car Association’s NMCA West series has returned for 2013 providing racers with a fast-paced four race season at some of the most famous drag strips on the west coast.  The season officially kicked off on April 5th with the NMCA West Street Car Nationals at Auto Club Famoso Raceway in Bakersfield, CA.  As the popularity of this series continues to grow, the competition gets tougher and tougher, especially in the Hedman Hedders Nostalgia Street Car index racing class.  Open to all “door-slammer” muscle cars 1982 and older, the Hedman Nostalgia Street Car class is one of the most popular and competitive classes of the series. Read the rest of this entry →

Mike Nordahl Maintains Points Lead in the NMCA West Hedman Hedders Nostalgia Street Car Class After Phoenix Race

Published October 4, 2012 by hedmanperformancegroup

The National Muscle Car Association’s NMCA West series returned for its third race of the season and was held at the SpeedWorld Drag Strip in Phoenix, Arizona September 21-23 2012.  After Saturday’s qualifying session, Mike Nordahl was the top qualifier in the Hedman Hedders Nostalgia Street Car class, by far the largest class of the weekend.  Sunday’s eliminations brought five grueling rounds that included one major upset. Read the rest of this entry →

Mike Nordahl Takes the Points Lead in the NMCA West Nostalgia Street Car Class

Published September 11, 2012 by hedmanperformancegroup
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Mike Nordahl vs. Steve Cox in the Final Round of the Hedman Hedders Nostalgia Street Car Class at the NMCA West – West Coast Shootout 2012

The National Muscle Car Association’s NMCA West series held its 2nd Annual West Coast Shootout at the Historic Auto Club Raceway in Pomona on Aug. 17-19, 2012.  With air temperatures over 100-degrees and track temperatures pushing 140+ degrees, the 64 top competitors in the Hedman Hedders Nostalgia Street Car Class moved on from Saturday’s two qualifying rounds to a grueling seven-round elimination on Sunday.  Learning a new meaning to the term “hot lapping,” Mike Nordahl of Fontana, Calif. drove his 1964 Chevy II into the Winner’s Circle. Read the rest of this entry →