The Early Years


Dan starting making cars go faster with his 1963 Plymouth Max-Wedge 413 which he raced at Detroit Dragway


Dan began building championship winning race cars and engines professionally, as a fabricator and engine builder, for Ramchargers Racing

Mid 1970's

Dan built at Plymouth Barricuda for the ARCA Late Model Stock Car series and ran the half mile oval at Toledo Speedway

The rest is history....

Over 45 years experience

Dan has spent his life building all types of high performance race cars, hot rods, motorcycles, offshore boat engines and protorype vehicles

Wheel to Wheel Inc.

Dan was one of the co-founders and partners of:

Wheel to Wheel Racing in Livonia, MI

Wheel to Wheel Inc. in Troy, MI

Wheel to Wheel Powertrain in Madison Hgts. MI

Tecstar in Madison Hgts. MI

Wheel to Wheel Inc. built prototype and concept cars for General Motors which have been featured at the SEMA show in Las Vegas.  They also built and maintained pace cars for NASCAR and Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

At Wheel to Wheel Dan built hot rods for celebrity clients Dale Earnhardt, Tim Allen and Jay Leno among others.

Havasu Speed Equipment

In 2003 Dan retired from Wheel to Wheel and moved to Lake Havasu City, AZ.  He has an 11,000 sq ft facility where he builds and restores hot rods, classic cars and vintage cars.  He does metal shaping and fabrication for auto, cycle and marine projects.