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About Roger

Driver of our ’57 Chev, Vietnam veteran (A Troop, 3/17th Air Cavalry Scout helicopter Line Chief and later Cobra Periodic Inspection team leader), retired ASE rated automotive mechanic. Roger became involved in drag racing during his high school days and after his stint in the Army ran E & F/MP [Modified Production] here in Division 6 before switching to bracket racing when the ’57 became obsolete for class racing. He often raced at Puyallup, Kent-Pacific Raceways, Bremerton, Portland & the original Mission, B.C. track.

2017 Winter Progress Reports

Originally posted on September 23: We’ll be discussing our plans for the 2018 season on this page throughout the off-season.  ‘71 Chevelle: On the Chevelle, new wheelie bars are on the wish list. The old bars are too short and … Continue reading

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Site Change Coming In 2018

In June this year I wrote an article, What Does the Future Bring discussing my feelings about the importance of our racing site. In April 2018 Pam and I will be starting a new chapter as she retires and I’ll … Continue reading

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Pacific Raceways 2017 in Pictures by Robert Fedyk

As always, a great production by Robert Fedyk. Can you spot the Edwards & Young cars?

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Catch A Falling Star!

Video dedicated to my loving wife, Pam. Thanks for all our wonderful adventures with many more in the future!! Love, Hubby

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Last Lap – Dale Earnhardt Jr

I picked this up today for my grandson, Isaak, who is a BIG Junior fan and loves NASCAR. Full of articles on Junior including those when he was young with his father, this is a special retirement tribute by Sports … Continue reading

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10,000+ RPM Dart LS Next Pro Stock Engine

This is absolutely wild! See the entire article and dyno pull video courtesy of EngineLabs at the link here! 1160 horsepower from 400 cubes naturally aspirated with more yet to come from this Aussie Pro Stock motor! – Roger  

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Pro Stock on Chopping Block?

LETTER FROM NHRA PUTS PRO STOCK’S FUTURE IN DOUBT – CompetitionPlus – October 4, 2017 This makes me absolutely ill… first it was Modified Production, then Pro Stock Truck, now my favorite category on the chopping block. I believe we … Continue reading

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Our 2017 Racing Season In Review

Video/slideshow from our 2017 season:

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Woodburn Divisional

September 15 – 17th 2017:   JML Motorsports – Joe Loch – Top Sportsman:   Edwards & Young Racing – Chris Young – Pro Bracket:   Friday Update: Joe Loch set a new personal best in the Q2 session, topped … Continue reading

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Clutch Testing – August 26th 2017 – Pacific Raceways

  Chevy!   August 26th 2017: This was our first time out with the new Ram clutch and I will admit there was some anxiety on my part. Did we have our initial settings reasonably close [980 base pressure, 4.3 … Continue reading

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Division 6 Race at Pacific Raceways – August 2017

Chris had his ’71 Chevelle out for this weekend in Pro Bracket and Paul was giving him a hand. Plus they were helping with Joe Loch’s Top Sportsman Camaro. Sunday morning Pro Bracket was first out and the air was … Continue reading

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Edwards & Young Report – July 29th 2017 – Pacific Raceways

This race was a battle for the coveted Wally and everyone came with their A game no doubt!  I made 2 qual hits in Sportsman and 1st pass was 11.918 with .044 rt and 2nd pass was 11.912 with .031 … Continue reading

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