Grinding Gears: Shawn Brereton

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Somernites Cruise: July Corvette Summer

Jul 24, 2017Comments off

The July edition of the Somernites Cruise highlighted Corvettes, horsepower, and American car culture!

The 911 had served us well, and looked really cool under the neon lights. I was just happy not to have dinged the fenders!

Another Bucket List Drive: Grinding Gears

Jul 07, 2017Comments off

Shawn Brereton got to cross a car off his bucket list -- was is everything he imagined it would be? Check it out!

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Grinding Gears: Congrats Clay!

Jun 19, 2017Comments off

Clay Millican nabs his first, well deserved, NHRA win!


Grinding Gears: What Cars Should Be At A Ca...

Sep 21, 2016Comments off

Do STOCK, NEW cars belong at a car show? If I were organizing a big car show, I honestly don't know what I would do, but I know what I would WANT to do.


Another Senseless Tragedy in Selmer –...

Jun 12, 2016Comments off

Yesterday I saw firsthand an unintentional tragedy in Selmer, and it breaks my heart for the community in which it occurred, as well as our hot rodding community.

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Grinding Gears – Hangover Fest

Jan 19, 2016Comments off

Hungover from Hangover Fest On January 2, I got the opportunity to go to my first official drift event (I got to see an exhibition at SEMA Ignited back in November). Traction Optional is a local Memphis

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Iceland – Land of Fire And Ice (Part ...

Nov 20, 2015Comments off

(Continued from Part 1 which you can see HERE) From our research before the trip, we all anticipated our next day would be one of the coolest and it was. The Jokulsarlon Lagoon, a large, deep (814 ft.)

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Iceland – The Land Of Fire And Ice (P...

Nov 20, 2015Comments off

“Iceland? Why would you go there?” That is the question I got before I left – and I continue to get – after returning from the island nation at the top of the world. My wife and


Why Is A Race Series Getting Into Politics?

Jul 14, 2015Comments off

Is the confederate flag a symbol of hate or history? It is a touchy subject – a hot button item right now – especially down here in the south. I am not from the south originally, but


What Does Austin Dillon’s Wreck Say A...

Jul 07, 2015Comments off

Let me preface this by saying I USED to be a die-hard NASCAR fan, but I haven’t watched a full race wire-to-wire in two seasons. I’m sorry, but I’m not on board with all of the people