Drag Racing 101: From Building Your First Race Car to Securing Sponsors
|Rating||:||4.44 (841 Votes)|
|Number of Pages||:||90 Pages|
During the past 5 years, Ike has secured corporate sponsorships from such companies as CARQUEST Auto Parts, Remax Realty, VP Racing Fuels, Holiday Inn Hotels & Resorts, Lucas Oil, Giant Recreation World, and Hunyady Auction Company. . Ike and his '67 LeMans have gained national recognition from articles in National Dragster, Fastest Street Car, and High Performance Pontiac magazines, and in various episodes on SPEED channel's PINKS All Out ! and PINKS All Outtakes ! Each year with sponsor support, Ike races a full race schedule across the country and
John Galambos said Very Basic Info. If you have never herd of or been to a drag race this book is for you. Yes I takes you from when he first bought his car up to his present day situation. However the way he does it is to simplistic. One example is the finding of sponsors. Ike states that if you go get sponsors they will pay for your motor or graphics or maybe give you discounts on items you purchase from . Mike P. Gallichio said Great book for anyone that is new to drag racing.. I always wanted to drag race ever since I went to US Great book for anyone that is new to drag racing. I always wanted to drag race ever since I went to US 30 Drag strip in Indiana when I was a very young. This book helped me step by step and was right on for my drag racing experience. It took all the mystery out of drag racing. Great for the beginner. If drag racing is something you always wanted to try this is the book that will tell you just like it is and will help you. 0 Drag strip in Indiana when I was a very young. This book helped me step by step and was right on for my drag racing experience. It took all the mystery out of drag racing. Great for the beginner. If drag racing is something you always wanted to try this is the book that will tell you just like it is and will help you. Excellent book Rick Mouzon Ike Heckler tells it like it is. That grassroots racing is a great event, but an expensive one! Anyone looking into drag racing seriously needs to read this book!
If you are building a drag race car, these pictures will save you hours of aggravation and prevent many $$$$ of re-work or the wrong parts. Everything you wanted to know about the exciting world of drag racing !! The NHRA, NMCA, PINKS ALL OUT, building your race car, rule books, race classes, tow vehicles, trailers, components of a run, heads-up racing, index racing, bracket racing. Plus funding your operation, securing sponsorship, and getting magazine and TV coverage !! The author also takes you on a visual journey showing the various builds of his '67 Pontiac LeMans with assembly pictures that show with time slips how the car evolved from 16 secs in 1994 to a 14 sec bracket car in 2005 all the way to a 10 sec all-out race car in 2009 !! This 90 page book has over 85 color assembly pictures of: engines, fuel system, exhaust, rollbar, seats, and suspension, we also include sponsor artwork getting applied and some other fun pictures. "For those of you interested in reading how Ike put together his race car, made improvements and has maintained his team, this will be a good read" David Harris - SPEED TV
In 2008, IH Racing attended the PINKS All Out ! events at Gainesville Raceway in Florida, and Atlanta Dragway in Georgia. . Coverage from these events ranged from on track viewership of over 50,000 race fans to national television coverage to about 6 million households. As you read this book, Ike takes you on a