NASCAR vs. IndyCar – Differences from A to Z

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Did you know that the fastest speed hit by a NASCAR vehicle was recorded at 199mph, while IndyCar are known to reach 236mph? The longest NASCAR track is the Talladega Superspeedway (2.66 miles), while the longest track in IndyCar is the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, spanning 2.5 miles. Why are there such differences? Let us explore … Read more

Choose the right crankshaft bolt size for your Predator engine


Are you working on installing a torque converter or centrifugal clutch onto your Predator engine? If so, you’ll need to make sure you have the correct size bolts for the job. Keep reading to learn what size crankshaft and mounting bolts you need for your Predator engine. Predator engines crankshaft bolt size chart Note: Predator engines … Read more

How fast do go-karts go? [Speed chart]

how fast is a go-kart

Go-karting is a really fun activity. If you’re a huge fan, then you may have wondered how fast these bad boys can really go. The answer depends on a couple of things, including engine classes and whether or not the engine is a 2-stroke or a 4-stroke. Typically, a 4-stroke 125cc go-kart (the most common … Read more

How much does a NASCAR car weigh? [Breakdown]

how much does a NASCAR weigh

In NASCAR races, weight and speed are enemies, yet friends! Oh, you get the “enemy” part, but why “friend”? It’s because a car with good weight distribution can get more downforce, which means better speed at corners. That leads to the most important question: How much does a NASCAR car weigh so that the car … Read more

Where can I drive my go-kart legally?

where can i drive my go kart

Owning a go-kart is exciting, but knowing that you cannot drive it legally wherever you desire can be an underwhelming feeling.  If you want to drive your go-kart, you can do it in approved designated locations. Places include private property, karting tracks, designated dirt trails, and more. Let’s explore the legalities and safety requirements of … Read more