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Bringing Home the Hardware in 2013–The Full Story

What it took to achieve success in our sophomore season serves as a potent reminder about the challenges in campaigning a race car. While it may look easy on paper, there’s a lot more to it than just a shiny … Continue reading

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How to (mostly) Build a Racecar in Two Weeks!

Petty Cash Racing is certainly a Jeep-centric organization (I use that word loosely), but at the end of the day we’re just petrol heads and car enthusiasts. Which bring us to how a BMW 325i came to have our logo … Continue reading

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How to Not Dominate the World With Lots of New Horsepower.

Our faithful and much loved #430 Jeep Cherokee road race car has exceeded pretty much everybody’s expectations, recently being named by Car and Driver as the Greatest Road Racing Cherokee in (LeMons) History. The “in LeMons” caveat was quickly redacted … Continue reading

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How to Make a 4-Litre Survive Road Racing

The AMC/Jeep 4.0 liter inline-six: Synonymous with reliability, these engines are well known to easily last to 300,000 miles or more. They endure torture in off-road applications, overheating, water ingestion, low oil pressure from extreme angles and shrug it off … Continue reading

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2012 King of the Hammers lives up to its name and reputation

On the 5th of February the Petty Cash/Team NAXJA Jeep Cherokee lined up at the start line for the inaugural SmittyBilt Every Man Challenge leading up to the Griffin King of the Hammers. And we sat there while the rest … Continue reading

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Exciting New Chapter…4 Wheel Drive!

Now, this might not seem like news to most people, (that a Jeep racing team is adding Four Wheel Drive), but we went about it backwards from what most people would do. We started the team with a 2WD Jeep … Continue reading

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