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<br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> TABLE OF CONTENTS<br /> FEBRUARY 2018 VOLUME 18<br /> departments<br /> 6<br /> 9<br /> 12<br /> 38<br /> 146<br /> personalities and performanCe maChines<br /> 46 spotlight: Rodney Massengale<br /> 66 Corn-Bred, Corn-fed<br /> Larry Thomas’s “Maized” Terminator<br /> 124 refined with time<br /> It’s been 27 years and counting for<br /> Bob Mandabach and his Chevy Nova<br /> 46<br /> the BleaCh Box<br /> the BUrnt piston<br /> rUmors & news<br /> the performanCe Corner: The Latest in Speed parts<br /> where it all started: Trick Flow Specialties<br /> 146<br /> 66<br /> teChniCal reviews and how-tos<br /> 54 Unknown Commodities<br /> Things you probably didn’t know you could do with electronic fuel injection<br /> 80 extension Benefits<br /> How Radial Tires Are Changing The Way We Race, 60 Feet At A Time<br /> 140 disCovering data<br /> Taking It To E<a title="0218 digital magazine page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/68036022?page=1"> </a> <a 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