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Welcome to Scott's Blog.

My name is Scott Weney, 2000 IHRA Funny Car World Champion, and President of the S&W Performance Group. Our company was founded by my father, Walter Weney, in 1959. Today, after 55 years of family and employee dedication, we are recognized as a leader in our industry. S&W brand products are proudly manufactured in Spring City, Pennsylvania- USA, where we build for past, present & future racing legends. In addition, we are recognized for our outstanding technical support service that is provided by our staff’s countless years of on-track racing experience and hands-on working knowledge. The goal of this blog is to communicate and interact with you directly on ideas, experiences, issues, and helpful articles.

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The Birth of Hookdaddy

Posted on Thursday, August 21, 2014 Categories: Hookdaddy's Blog

           Before I tell you how the handle "Hookdaddy" came to be, let me update you on Hookdaddy Motorsport's latest efforts on the Super Comp front.The first weekend in August found us at Atco Raceway for the NHRA D-1 LODRS event.Friday's two time runs found us hovering around the 8.90 standard and looking forward to Saturday's...

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Bracket Racing... Southern Style

Posted on Monday, June 23, 2014 Categories: Hookdaddy's Blog

Before I share with you my thoughts on racing down South, let me update you on our Super Comp efforts over the last couple outings.Memorial Day weekend found us at Maple Grove Raceway for the NHRA LODRS event.Our S&W 4-link dragster ran well and Kevin was on his game, but we lost a tight one at 10 cars, ending our day.Five days later we were in EnglishtownN.J. for the NHRA Summernationals....

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Trying to Get This Blog thing up to speed!

Posted on Friday, June 13, 2014 Categories: Scott's Blog

Trying to get this Blog thing up to speed.Over the past month or so, I have been asking different people about writing for our Blog system. I talked to everyone here at the shop, and some other people that I've had in the back of my mind. These people were 'targeted' months ago, knowing that we would soon be adding the blogs to our websites.Operating under the premises of S&W performance...

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Add this to your Bucket List

Posted on Friday, June 06, 2014 Categories: John Burke's Blog

Put this on your bucket list, The Indianapolis 500. It was on mine even before I knew I had a bucket list. I've wanted to go since my race cars were made of white metal and plastic, and said Hot Wheels on the bottom. My first exposure to the 500 was listening to it on the radio. My dad was a member of the Elks Club and we used to spend Memorial Day at their picnic. Dad always brought a...

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Welcome to Hookdaddy's Blog aka. Don Scholl

Posted on Friday, May 23, 2014 Categories: Hookdaddy's Blog

A couple of weeks ago Scott & Jill asked me if I wanted to write a blog for S&W's website.Of course, being an opinionated, gluten for punishment, I said sure.For those of you who don't know me, I spent over 31 years as a member of the S&W group before retiring in 2010. If you spend any time on many of the drag racing chat rooms & message boards, you may know me as Hookdaddy.I'll fill you in...

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