Sonny's Racing Engines

* Since 1968 *

Celebrating another major championship

Sonny's Racing, which has been building world championship engines now for 51 years, helped power driver Todd Hoerner to the NHRA Mountain Motor Pro Stock championship just a few weeks ago at the Thunder Valley Nationals at Bristol.

Hoerner, a Sales Manager and technician at Sonny's, has been drag racing for 37 years, but says winning the Nationals at Bristol had been at the top of his bucket list.

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Sonny's 727 Pump Gas Street/Strip Engine

This 727 ci Hemispherical Headed Engine was designed for street use and was built for Victory Junction/Richard Petty family for charity.

Frank Tamze acquired the engine from the charity winner in Washington state, put it in the Cheva Nova with no changes, and used 92 octane unleaded gas!

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Hoerner Wins Mountain Motor Pro Stock in Bristol

After finishing runner-up at the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals in Concorde, NC, Todd Hoerner sealed the deal at the next race. Hoerner, driving the TT Motorsports Chevrolet Camaro sponsored by Sonny’s Racing Engines, beat Frank Gugliotta in the final round of the Mountain Motor Pro Stock division in Bristol, Tenn.

Hoerner has reached the final round in two of the three Mountain Motor Pro Stock events contested in NHRA history.

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TAMEZ TURNS HEADS DRIVING HIS 727 EFI HEMI PUMP GAS ENGINE POWERED NOVA

When Frank Tamez arrived in Boise, Idaho, the first weekend of May for an NHRA Division 6 race, he didn’t know what to expect.

Not from his driving ability, but out of the 727 EFI hemi pump gas engine from Sonny’s Engines he had under the hood in his 1967 Nova, which was built by Advanced Chassis.

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Congratulations to Mark Wolfe on Winning the Sonny's/Sunnen/Victory Junction 727 Street Engine Raffle !!

Congratulations to Mark Wolfe on Winning the Sonny's/Sunnen/Victory Junction 727 Street Engine

Over $100,000.00 was raised for the Victory Junction Kids !! Thank you to Everyone that Helped out for a great cause

50 Years of Record and Success

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Located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Sonny's Racing Engines and Components has been involved in 50 years of racing with event wins, national records and season championships in nearly every form of drag racing. If you want power, Sonny's Racing Engines and Components can deliver just what you need, whether it's naturally aspirated, nitrous, blown or turbocharged.
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Ben Ellis- 2018 NTPA Grand National Champion

Ben ellis

2018 NTPA 6200lb 4WD Grand National Champion !!!

2012 - 2013 - 2014 - 2015 NTPA Grand National Winning Engines

SAR 649 CU. IN. TRUCK PULL ENGINE

GM HEMISPHERICAL STYLE HEAD - 1600 HP

THIS IS THE ULTIMATE ENGINE FOR ALL OUT NTPA TRUCK PULLING!

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<ul><li>Winner PDRA Extrmem Pro Stock, Salem, OH 7/20/19</li><li>Number 1 qualiier, PDRA, Salem, OH,  7/19/19</li><li>Runner Up, PDRA Extreme Pro Stock 6/1/19</li></ul><ul><li>Winner NTPA, Monticello Iowa, Region 5  7/17/19</li><li>Winner NTPA, New Hampton, IA 7/14/17</li><li>2nd place NTPA, New Hampton, IA 7/14/17</li></ul><ul><li>Winner NTPA Thunder Valley, Rock Valley Iowa 7/13/19</li></ul><ul><li>Winner Rockwell, Iowa Charity Pull 7/6/19</li><li>16 yr. old Abby gets 6th place her first time pulling at Ellsworth WI</li></ul><ul><li>Winner NTPA, Tomah, WI  6/21/19</li><li>Winner NTPA Grand National, Benson, NC 5/31/19</li><li>2nd Place NTPA Grand National Championship</li></ul>