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The proof was in performance: from 1975 to ’84, all National Records in the Top Fuel category were held by cars using Keith Black’s engine blocks. His involvement in developing a clutch that put power to the ground rather than smoking the tires most of the way down the track was paramount. Business would get so good, and word-of-mouth advertising so influential, that Black had to move his operation from its small start to South Gate, Calif., expanding the machine shop and stock parts store, then eventually going national.