Archive for February 5th, 2009

American-Canadian Tour Begins Development of Ford Crate Engine

Ford Racing and the American-Canadian Tour (ACT) Late Model stock car series have begun development of a new Ford crate engine for use on the ACT Late Model Tour, Série ACT-Castrol, and in weekly Late Model divisions around the northeastern United States and Canada in 2009. The Ford engine will be the first non-General Motors powerplant option in the division since the crate engine program was introduced a decade ago. All ACT-legal Late Models currently utilize a “spec” GM ZZ4 engine.

Production of the first Ford Racing prototype crate engine has been completed at Ford headquarters in Dearborn, Michigan. The engine was shipped to the east coast for dynamometer, reliability, and comparability testing at Butler & MacMaster Racing Engines in Hallowell, Maine, the official crate engine supplier of ACT. The first on-track test is anticipated to take place in Virginia or the Carolinas in March.

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Reconciliation

What makes a person good? How do we determine what makes someone good? We look at their actions. We listen to what they say. We look at how they influence those around them. Greetings in the name of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.

This week we dig a little deeper in the passage we have been studying. Here it is to refresh our memories;

Matthew 5:21-26, “You have heard that it was said to the people long ago, ‘Do not murder, and anyone who murders will be subject to judgment.’ But I tell you that anyone who is angry with his brother will be subject to judgment. Again, anyone who says to his brother, ‘Raca, ‘ is answerable to the Sanhedrin. But anyone who says, ‘You fool!’ will be in danger of the fire of hell.

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iRacing.com Cup Comes to SpeedwayEXPO 2009

The iRacing.com Cup to be Sponsored by HotSeat ChassisSpeedwayEXPO HotSeat Chassis Logo
Pro-quality sim racing comes to SpeedwayEXPO

Salisbury, MA — Oval-track racing will begin earlier than usual in New England this year and everyone is invited to
participate, and without having to brave the winter chill. The iRacing.com Cup presented by HotSeat Chassis takes place February 27 through March 1 indoors at SpeedwayEXPO. The show’s attendees are Invited to participate in a true-to-life racing experience that matches fans against professional racers for fun and prizes, courtesy of iRacing.com’s extremely detailed computer simulation and HotSeat’s top-shelf sim-racing chassis.

Qualifying will begin on Friday evening, February 27. The top finishers will then compete on Sunday against professionals in a 20-lap championship race. The Cup will feature one of iRacing.com’s newest car simulations, an exact digital duplicate of an SK Modified, running on a millimeter-accurate version of Connecticut’s paved half-mile Stafford Motor Speedway. Entry is free to SpeedwayEXPO attendees.
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