PLACENTIA, CA – May 23, 2012McLeod Racing LLC is proud to announce its role in Don Fezell and his 2008 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet being the first to break the 8-second barrier in the NHRA Stock Eliminator Class.

Running in the Four-Wide Nationals at the z-Max Dragway in Charlotte Fezell ran an amazing and record setting 8.954 at 153.88 mph on the 10.00 AA/S index. This was the first ever eight second pass in NHRA Stock Eliminator history.

I’ve been running a McLeod clutch in my Cobra Jet for years and have set a few records in the process,” says Record Setting NHRA Driver and car owner, Don Fezell, “I can’t thank McLeod enough for building the highest quality and toughest clutch available. We literally abuse that McLeod clutch on every pass without any failure.”

McLeod Racing is proud to be the clutch of choice for Fezell and his record setting Mustang.

“We are so proud to be able to prove on the track that McLeod clutches help drivers achieve record setting E.T.’s,” says Paul Lee, NHRA Funny Car Driver and McLeod Racing owner. “Our goal here at McLeod is to replicate our on-track success of quality and innovation into the design of all our clutches. From our Street Pro to our full race Pro Series, you can count on McLeod”

The NHRA Stock Eliminator Class is one of the most legendary and talked about classes in drag racing. We are proud to be part of setting another milestone in this prestigious class.

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