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Converters, Flexplates And Dampers Were Part Of History
and Records—Twice In One Night!
QUICKEST SIDE BY SIDE X275 PASS EVER
Congrats to ATI customer Rich Bruder with his EIGHTH X275
win in a row at the Yellow Bullet Nationals at Cecil County
Raceway. In the “all ATI” semi-final round,
Dean Marinis and Rich Bruder made history with the quickest
X275 side by side pass in history with Dean running a 4.66
to Rich’s 4.65, for a margin of victory of just .017!
These two guys are in a class of their own when it comes
SIDE BY SIDE PASS FOR OUTLAW 10.5
Outlaw 10.5 racer Billy Gordon took his Mustang to the late
night final round but had to get out of the run earlier
than Tim Lynch and settle for a R/U finish. Not a bad showing
for the guy that does it all on his own! Gordon and Chuck
Ulsch made history with the quickest side by side pass in
10.5 history in the semis with Gordon going 4.160 @ 189
to Ulsch’s 4.165 @ 184. Congrats to all the ATI Customers
who did well this weekend at the YB nationals.
NATS AT INDY
ATI’s own COPO Camaro with Marty Rinehart behind the
wheel, was quickest and fastest in his class with a 8.66
@ 158 MPH. In Stock Elminator, J.C. Beattie Jr had the quickest
and fastest V8 Drag Pack Challenger with a 9.815 @ 137 MPH.
RINI TAKES WIN #3
At the NMCA Muscle Car Nats in Milan, Michigan, ATI’s
Chris Rini, qualified No. 1 in Pro Street with a 5.99, and
went on to collect his third win of the season and some
valuable points toward collecting another series title.
Rini took the win in the final over Jim Widener when Widener
was forced to lift early, allowing Rini to capture the win
with an off-pace 6.72.
LUTZ "LOCKS UP" A NEW PERSONAL BEST
Jeff Lutz set a new personal best during NMCA Pro Street
qualifying at Milan. Lutz went 6.13 @ 245.90 MPH with an
ATI Superglide and ATI Outlaw Lock-Up Converter in his Pro