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14-year-old’s 3,100 horsepower wish comes true

By Carla Howatt YegNews.com For 14-year-old Blake Tourangeau, the 2011 NHRDA Canadian Nationals Diesel Drag Race at Castrol Raceway will be a day to look back on with excitement and awe. It was there he had an opportunity few people get – to ride in the passenger seat of Smokin Gun, a 1968 Canadian Kenworth [...]

By Dave S. Clark YegNews.com  I was feeling pretty down on Friday morning after I had been at the new racetrack at the Edmonton City Centre Airport for about 10 minutes. My shoes had tripled in weight with all the water they had soaked in. My jacket and pants didn’t have a dry spot left [...]

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