Not Quite Live: Power Tool Races in San Francisco

Next year, we're totally entering our hybrid-drive weedwacker/chainsaw top-fuel garden weasel. This year, however, we'll have to be satisfied to watch Make magazine's coverage of the Power Tool Drag Races at San Francisco's Ace International Speedway, which took place this past weekend, from the digital sidelines.… » 5/10/06 10:33am 5/10/06 10:33am

Ace Is the Place for Power-tool Dragsters!

Don't get San Franciscan techie wrench twiddlers started on power-tool races, considering they (at least think they) invented it. Ah, forget it, they're already started. Their favored sport of using Dad's high-torque hardware-store booty to power miniature dragsters has gone big time, with another event at Ace… » 4/12/06 9:50am 4/12/06 9:50am