Kevin Thackston: General Manager

: March 29, 2020

Kevin joined the National Speed team with over 10 years of experience of not only building a wide variety of high-performance cars but also tuning them! This combination of mechanical and tuning experience gives Kevin a unique perspective to confidently handle whatever project is in front of him. From installing a supercharger on a Shelby […]

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Vlad Yevtushenko: Performance Calibrator

: March 28, 2020

No matter the quality of hardware that goes into a high-performance build, it’s nothing without a proper calibration, and that’s where Vlad comes into play at National Speed. Vlad joined the National Speed team armed with work experience with Texas big-power speed shops, certifications from EFI University, a Bachelors in Automotive Engineering Technology from Ferris […]

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Jack MacLeod: Project Manager

: February 26, 2020

Jack grew up in Woodbridge VA and came to Wilmington to work with National Speed. With more than 10 years in the automotive field and an associate’s degree in automotive technology from NVCC (Northern Virginia Community College), he has a passion for the industry.   He is also an SCCA Chief Instructor at Dominion Raceway and spends free […]

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Alex Elmore: Lead Performance Technician

: February 25, 2020

Alex joined the National Speed Wilmington team as a Performance Technician with a diverse background of both repair and performance across European and Domestic platforms.  For the last 5 years leading up to his current role with National Speed, Alex worked as a Senior Technician at a local Ford dealership executing diagnostics and major powertrain […]

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John Faldzinski: Performance Technician

: February 24, 2020

John is the “old school” guy in the bunch: he is all about the drag roots from the 1960’s and the early days of big block power. He loves the rewarding feeling of finishing every build and getting each customer closer to their performance dreams. Known for his incredible attention-to-detail, work quality, and fabrication abilities, […]

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Dylan Livingston: Performance Technician

: February 23, 2020

With a passion for cars from a young age, Dylan began his career as a technician working in his uncle’s automotive shop just after high school. He learned the trade and honed his skills while working on all makes of vehicles. With about nine years in independent repair shops, he became familiar with repairing a […]

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