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2016 Video Wrap Up

Here are few of Melanie Salemi Motorsports favorite moments from an awesome 2016 season. With 2017 here, our team is ready to make this year even better!

Melanie Salemi finishes strong in 2016 PDRA Pro Boost Championship Points Chase

The Melanie Salemi Motorsports Pro Modified team based in Buffalo New York recently competed in the final PDRA race of the season in Richmond Virginia. Salemi and her “Purple Reign” G-Force Race Cars built, 68 Firebird closed out the PDRA season in fine fashion with a semi final finish. She posted a new personal best…

Salemi a Strong Competitor at Shakedown 14

Melanie Salemi and her Buffalo, NY based Melanie Salemi Motorsports Pro Mod team entered the 2016 Shakedown at the Summit last weekend with high expectations to take home the richest Pro Mod purse in the history of the class. Summit Motorsports Park Owner Bill Bader Jr. vowed to make the “Shakedown” a race that everyone…

Melanie Salemi Motorsports to Race at Toronto Motorsports Park This Weekend

This weekend Melanie Salemi and her 1968 G-Force Race Cars Firebird will head back to her homeland to race for the first time with the NAPA Ultimate Showdowns group. Toronto Motorsports Park in Cayuga, Ontario Canada will host the inaugural 1/8 mile race on the NAPA USDS 2016 Schedule.  “I’m looking forward to racing with the…

Melanie Salemi to Participate in Upcoming IHRA Mopar Canadian Nationals in Grand Bend Ontario

This upcoming weekend the Melanie Salemi Motorsports, Delta Faucets Backed, Pro Modified team will return to Melanie’s Home track in Grand Bend, Ontario Canada for the 14th Annual IHRA Mopar Canadian Nationals.   Currently Melanie is sitting in the #4 points position in the eighth mile PDRA Pro Boost class. she will take a short break…

Salemi Looking to Rebound for US 131 Summer Drags

Melanie Salemi, driver of the Pro Boost 68 Firebird Pro Mod, is looking to get back to early season form. Salemi carded a runner up finish at the season opening race in Tulsa, Oklahoma and also ran a personal best of 3.78 at 196 mph. During the following two races, the Buffalo, NY team suffered…

Melanie Salemi Motorsports Readies for PDRA Season Opener

With Mother Nature throwing her weight around last week and postponing the PDRA opening race one week it gave all of the competitors extra time to get organized, serviced, and all shined up before the trek to Tulsa, Oklahoma. It also gave Melanie Salemi time to finalize her 2016 marketing partnership with her most prevalent sponsor, Delta…

New Technology Brings New Smiles to the Melanie Salemi Motorsports Team

  The Melanie Salemi Motorsports Team is happy with recent on track results utilizing Fueltech EFI FT500 engine management system and Atomizer Fuel Injectors. During a test session / race event in Bradenton, Florida we made several runs in the 3.80’s with the Melanie Salemi driven G-Force Race Cars built 68 Firebird and worked out…

Our Next Event!

Looking for something to do while on vacation later this month? Head to warm Bradenton Florida for the 11th Annual US Street Nationals! We will be there testing our new FuelTech EFI Set up Tuesday January 26-Thursday January 28 and Racing Friday January 29-Sunday January 31. Hope to see you there!

Salemi to Close Out Rookie Pro Mod Season with Appearance at PRI

Melanie Salemi’s rookie season in Pro Modified has been story book to say the least. A season that only could be captured in dreams but as it unfolded was clear as the day is light.  With a national event win in PDRA’s ultra competitive Pro Boost class, a 5.88 second quarter mile run and most…