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New Owners Plan Changes to North Florida Motorplex

The North Florida Motorplex—the drag strip and dirt track in Fountain, Florida, formerly known as Powerhouse Motorsports Park—has new owners. Kevin and Cody McDaniel—brothers that operate Piggly Wiggly grocery stores in Florida and Alabama—have taken over ownership of the facility, home to the 1/8-mile drag strip now sanctioned by the International Hot Rod Association (IHRA).

Powerhouse Cubic Inch Tester

Often used by tracks and sanctioning bodies, a Powerhouse Cubic Inch Tester tends to keep everyone honest. With a cylinder capacity of 84 cubic inches in 1/2-inch increments, our tool can measure a V8 as large as 670 cubic inches total. It’s easy to use. First, remove the spark plug, pushrods and rocker arms from the