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NHRA Brainerd Natinonals

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LucasOilNats Antron Brown raced to his fourth win of the season when he raced past his fellow teammate Tony Schumacher in the Top Fuel final. In Funny Car Johnny Gray collected his first Pro victory over teammate Ron Capps. Pro Stock had Greg Anderson win against Erica Enders for his 69th win of his career. In Pro Stock Motorcycle LE Tonglet raced to his fourth win of the season running past Hector Arana Jr. in the final. Congratulations to all the winners!

The Longest Off-Road Race in the U.S.!

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VtoR Known as the "longest off-road race in the US", Las Vegas to Reno has some great history and is being run today. Several friends, sponsored trucks and buggies are starting this morning, "first light - first bike" then the 4 wheel vehicles and one hour after the last bike/UTV leaves the line. The forecast is dry and in the 100's for today and tommorow in western Nevada. For detailed race info see Best in the Desert - or follow online at

National Tractor Pulling Championships

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ntpc Once again it is time for the big dogs to eat! The National Tractor Pulling Championships will be invading Bowling Green, Ohio on August 19th and 20th. MSD's Race Support Semi will be there serving as a testing facility as well as providing tech support to the racers. Be sure stop by and check out the latest ignition products, ask any questions you may have and take a look inside - after all, that's why we're out there!










Happy Birthday Bob Glidden!

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bglidden2 MSD Ignition wants to congratulate Pro Stock legend Bob Glidden on his 67th birthday! Bob Glidden was one of the first pros to take advantage of our powerful multiple sparks and capacitive discharge ignition design. We hope to see Bob at the racetrack for many years to come!

NHRA Northwest Nationals-Seattle!

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NWNats Over the weekend, the NHRA wrapped up the western swing in Seattle. Starting with Top Fuel, Del Worsham once again took his sixth victory of the season by outrunning Tony Schumacher in the final round. Funny car had Tim Wilkerson defeat final round opponent Jack Beckman who lost traction mid track. In Pro Stock Jason Line took his fourth Pro Stock win of the season by beating teammate Greg Anderson in the final. The NHRA circus cuts across the northern states on their way to Brainard, Minnesota for their next stop. Congratulations to all the winners.

NSRA Nationals in Louisville

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nsra2012 The NSRA Nationals are happening and MSD is there. Be sure and stop by our booth for the latest product information on MSD. The car count is not yet in but expect it to be better than last years 11 thousand plus street rods! Watch as all the street rods, hot rods and muscle cars turn Louisville into a car guys dream! Not even power tour draws this many cars. Hope to see you there!

NHRA Sonoma Nationals

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FramAutoliteNats Antron Brown raced to his third victory of the season outrunning team mate Tony Schumacher in the Top Fuel final. Funny car had Ron Capps post his first win in more than a year when he defeated Tim Wilkerson in the final. Pro Stock had Greg Anderson take his third win of the season over a hard charging Mike Edwards. The defending Pro Stock motorcycle champ LE Tonglet beat defending event winner Michael Phillips in the final. Congratulations to all the winners.
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