Strange Oval News

Strange Oval – “axle stagger” Revealed

If you run a Midwest style modified (UMP, Renegade, IMCA, USMTS and the like) and you don’t have our axles, it’s nearly certain both your axles measure 1.200” in diameter (O.D.). These modifieds range in horsepower anywhere from 375 to 800+. That’s a 425 horsepower difference - yet using the same thickness axles. While the [...]

Thank You! For Making our PRI show a Great Success!

As everyone is gearing up for their Holidays, we at Strange Engineering and Strange Oval wanted to take the time to say "THANK YOU" to all of our booth attendees at this years` PRI show! The event was a wonderful success for us, as we had interested and excited customers - both new [...]

Ted Barcomb to Unveil the Throw-Back Modified at Syracuse!

  When you hear the name Cliff Barcomb, you immediately think of the Hall of Fame Car Owner. In his day, Barcomb always ran top-notch equipment, had a good stable of drivers, and a burning desire to compete! This summer Barcomb was inducted into the DIRTcar Hall of Fame as a car owner~ and this [...]

Strange Oval to bring the HEAT to Super Dirt Week XLIII!

  Strange Oval is ready to bring their top notch team to this years Super Dirt Week in Syracuse next week! With an event boasting numbers such as this one, we had to come out and bring our support to our Strange Racers! the expected car counts for Syracuse are 70-80 Big Blocks, 60 to [...]

Social Media Girl Crystal Brings a New Angle from Speedweek

As the new Social Media Coordinator for Strange Oval, I was ready for Speedweek to finally arrive. Seeing the growth that Strange Oval has made as a company during the past two years was burning a hole in my "creative thought pocket." Getting out to the track and meeting the builders and drivers who have [...]

Strange Oval Presents Premium Torsion Bars

Strange Oval premium torsion bars are designed to satisfy the most demanding Modified racer. Part of what puts Strange Oval ahead of the competition is the manufacturing process and innovation. The torsion bar rate (in lbs. per inch) depends on the effective length of the bar as well as the diameter of the bar. The [...]

Strange Oval’s proven billet aluminum drive plates

Strange Oval’s proven billet aluminum drive plates go way beyond your standard drive plates. Manufactured, in the USA by Strange Oval, from aircraft quality aluminum. The upgrade in aluminum quality allows Strange Oval to minimize weight, while still maintaining strength. All drive plate designs (part numbers), were developed with years of experience and FEA analyzed, [...]

Strange Oval Remembers: Inaugural Twister Nationals presented by The Oil Medics

Often times the new year brings upon a time for reflection on events of years past. Today, Strange Oval remembers the compassion and diligence shown by the Oklahomans affected by the massive twister, that nearly destroyed their beloved I-44 Riverside Speedway, and how they turned a traumatic natural disaster into an event brimming with pride [...]

Strange Oval at PRI

The Strange Oval gang had an awesome time at this years PRI show! Strange Oval was ready to welcome the thousands of shivering attendees as they scurried into this years PRI show! With our booth set up showcasing our newest innovation in axles, the KERA Axle! We had all of our best representatives and salesmen [...]

Axle Diameter Calculator Released

Strange Oval has released their secret formula for the KERA axles. On the Late Model and Modified pages you will find an online calculator that will provide immediate results to help you determine the proper axle diameters. You can find both of the calculators on our KERA AXLE page. The Proven KERA Technology (Kleban Equal Response [...]