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Thu 02 Jan 2014
Top 20 moments of 2013Headline

Top 20 moments of 2013

Motorsport.com spent the final weeks of 2013 announcing its top moments of the year. Here they all are. Please take a moment and vote for your favourite moment of the year.

Mon 06 Jan 2014
The people's choice: top moment of 2013Headline

The people's choice: top moment of 2013

You voted the top story of 2013. Here it is again, as well as a link to the full list. Thanks for being a part of this years voting, and most of all being great visitors to Motorsport.com

Wed 08 May 1996
Million Dollar Race results

Million Dollar Race results

The following is courtesy of Crest Motorsports on the Web at: http://crestcomm.com/motorsports ********************************* ATTENTION: SPORTS EDITORS & SPORTS DIRECTORS! MILLION DOLLAR DRAG RACE UPDATE FROM HUNTSVILLE DRAGWAY TRACEY...

Wed 08 Jun 2005
Larry Carrier death notice

Larry Carrier death notice

Carrier Family announces the passing of Larry Carrier The family of Larry Carrier sadly announces the passing of Mr. Larry Carrier, of Bluff City, TN who died peacefully, with wife Shirley by his side, on Tuesday morning, June 7, 2005. Larry...

Thu 08 May 1997
IHRA TV Schedule

IHRA TV Schedule

IHRA Snap-on Tools Championship Drag Racing Series Television Schedule All programs on ESPN2 Professional Coverage: Autumn Chase Nationals Sept. 16 11 p.m. Autumn Chase Nationals Sept. 18 3:30 a.m. World Nationals...

Thu 14 Mar 2002
Irwindale Dragstrip announces Thursday street legal events

Irwindale Dragstrip announces Thursday street legal events

Irwindale Dragstrip Adds Twenty-Nine Thursday Nights Of Street Legal Events Fox Sports AM1150 Dave & Arnie To Broadcast Their Show Live On Thursday Nights From 'Strip Irwindale, Calif. - - (March 14, 2002) Something that everyone has ...

Thu 10 Feb 2000
Hall-of-Fame race driver Dick Gaines dies

Hall-of-Fame race driver Dick Gaines dies

Hall-of-Fame race driver Dick Gaines dies Courtesy Times-Mail,Bedford, IN & T.J. Buffenbarger MITCHELL INDIANA, February 8, 2000 - Mitchell native Dick Gaines, a member of the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame, died Saturday at his residence. He...

Fri 01 Aug 2014
Mon 16 Aug 1999
AMAPROSTAR-INDY: Final Qualifying
AMA

AMAPROSTAR-INDY: Final Qualifying

FINAL QUALIFYING: AMA/Prostar Pingel Thunder Nationals INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, 08/16/99 05:59:59 -- Qualifying results after 4 round(s) of qualifying at the AMA/Prostar Thunder Nationals, presented by Pingel Enterprises, held at Indianapolis ...

Thu 12 Jun 2014
Sun 12 Mar 2000
Darlington Barney Squiers/Roy Singleton Post Race Report

Darlington Barney Squiers/Roy Singleton Post Race Report

DARLINGTON, SC - Barney Squires made car owner Roy Singleton plenty proud. The veteran car painter, who pilots the Majesty Homes-sponsored, Pro Modified 1941 Willys, qualified for his first ever national event in the professional division and...

Sat 30 Jun 2007
Peter Osterio dies of heart attack

Peter Osterio dies of heart attack

IHRA Alcohol Funny Car racer Peter Osterio passes GAINESVILLE, Ga. - World renowned businessman and IHRA Alcohol Funny Car driver Peter Osterio passed away Wednesday after experiencing a sudden heart attack. Osterio, 53, immigrated to the U.S.

Wed 03 Nov 2004
GM announces entry-level Cobalt dragster

GM announces entry-level Cobalt dragster

Chevrolet Launches Entry-Level Cobalt Sport Compact Dragster LAS VEGAS - Chevrolet will broaden its sport compact drag racing program in 2005 with the introduction of the new Cobalt Phase 5 dragster. Unveiled today at the SEMA Show, the ...

Fri 12 Feb 2010
Series spotlight - Sheldon Bissessar

Series spotlight - Sheldon Bissessar

Can anyone slow down the 'Trinidad Rocket'? Sheldon Bissessar takes Top Dragster by storm NORWALK, Ohio (February 11, 2010) -- Sheldon Bissessar has always had the drive to be the fastest. From his early days racing at an airstrip in his home...

Tue 05 Aug 2003
Scott Mohler - Mopar spotlight

Scott Mohler - Mopar spotlight

Mohler records first FWD All Motor victory of the season CENTER LINE, Mich. -- Scott Mohler has been climbing a mountain all season and finally reached the top, earning a victory in the All Motor class of the National Hot Rod ...

Fri 08 May 1998
Phoenix Results (Motorcycle

Phoenix Results (Motorcycle

RICE TAKES LATE MODEL KAWASAKI TO FUNNY BIKE WIN AT INAGURAL PROSTAR WEST EVENT. By Russ Collins Jr. and Marty Kane AMA PROSTAR DYNATEK NATIONAL OPEN SPEEDWORLD MOTORPLEX, PHOENIX, ARIZONA It has been almost a decade since the now defunct...

Thu 08 May 1997
Danny White commentary (4 articles)

Danny White commentary (4 articles)

Drag Racing List Online Research Editor Danny White has published his fourth "Danny's Corner" column on the DRL Online site. All four Danny's Corner columns appear in this mail. Use them as you wish, but please include the URLs that follow the...

Wed 15 Jan 2014
Sat 12 Jun 1999
Prostar Rockingham Final Qualifying
AMA

Prostar Rockingham Final Qualifying

Results courtesy DRAGBIKE.COM ROCKINGHAM, nc, 06/11/99 09:47:18 -- Qualifying results after 3 round(s) of qualifying at the AMA/Prostar Schnitz Racing Summer Nationals (round 4 of 8), held at Rockingham Dragway, shown with position, name, ...

Mon 03 Jul 2000
AMA/Prostar Chicago: Final Qualifying
AMA

AMA/Prostar Chicago: Final Qualifying

<pre> JOLIET, Ill., 07/02/00 17:41:39 -- Qualifying results after 4 round(s) of qualifying at the AMA/Prostar Trim-Tex Street Fighter Nationals, held at Route 66 Raceway, shown with position, name, hometown, make, elapsed time and speed...

Wed 16 Jun 2010
Robert Patrick - Ford interview

Robert Patrick - Ford interview

This Week in Ford Racing June 16, 2010 Robert Patrick, driver of the Purvis Ford Mustang Pro Stock and 2007 IHRA Pro Stock World Champion, made his 2010 debut at Englishtown this past weekend. Patrick talks about his 2010 NHRA Pro Stock...

Thu 08 May 1997
MIR Superchargers Showdown Results

MIR Superchargers Showdown Results

Contact Bill Pratt 301-870-9876 (bilden@erols.com) Superchargers Showdown Titles to Cannon, Burkett, McAdams & Snellings Budds Creek, MD, October 4, 1997 -- Maryland International Raceway hosted the 10th annual Superchargers Showdown event ...

Fri 02 Mar 2001
Lizzard Racing Engines to sponsor IHRA Top Sportsman Quick Eight

Lizzard Racing Engines to sponsor IHRA Top Sportsman Quick Eight

SPARTANBURG, SC - Top Sportsman racers may rejoice because the tradition of contesting a Saturday evening Quick Eight will continue thanks to Matt Grillo and his Lizzard Racing Engines. In an agreement with the IHRA that was completed today,...

Sun 08 Nov 2009
ANDRA: Darren Shepherd: fatal off-track accident

ANDRA: Darren Shepherd: fatal off-track accident

A Passing Of A Passionate Drag Racer And Friend Of Many. The Staff, Volunteers and Administration of Western Sydney Dragway and the sport of ANDRA Drag Racing nationally - regretfully announce the sudden and shock death of local Modified Bike ...

Fri 10 Jun 2005
Lehman Racing sold to group of investors

Lehman Racing sold to group of investors

Lehman Racing Sold to Group of Investors Kenny Koretsky, Mike Kloeber, and Clay Millican Buy Winningest Team in IHRA History Chicago - June 9, 2005 Peter Lehman, owner of Peter Lehman Racing, LLC, sold his company to a group of investors, led by...

Sat 29 Oct 2005
Paul Mercure uninjured in Rockingham accident

Paul Mercure uninjured in Rockingham accident

Mercure Uninjured In Accident ROCKINGHAM, N.C. - 3:45 p.m. Top Stock points leader Paul Mercure was uninjured in a top-end accident during a qualifying run at Rockingham Dragway Friday. Frank Teuton, running in the left lane, accidentally...

Tue 13 Jul 1999
AMA/Prostar Chicago: Qualifying
AMA

AMA/Prostar Chicago: Qualifying

CHICAGO, IL, 07/13/99 07:05:40 -- Qualifying results after 4 round(s) of qualifying at the AMA/PROSTAR TRIM TEX STREET FIGHTER NATIONALS, held at ROUTE 66 RACEWAY, shown with position, name, hometown, make, elapsed time and speed in mph: TOP...

Thu 11 Jun 1998
Big Rigs at Maryland Int'l Raceway

Big Rigs at Maryland Int'l Raceway

Big Fun at MIR Big Rig Nationals By Bill Pratt June 6, 1998 - Budds Creek, MD - Maryland International Raceway hosted its annual Big Rig Truck Nationals in front of a large crowd of truckers and truck fans. The event featured dozens of truck ...

Sun 17 Oct 2010
Richmond: Series SuperSeries champions report

Richmond: Series SuperSeries champions report

Hall, Johnson win Summit SuperSeries titles Utah and North Carolina represented in finals PETERSBURG, Va. (October 16, 2010) - It is one of the most lucrative and prestigious awards in sportsman drag racing today and on Saturday night two ...

Sat 08 May 1999
Final Qualifying, AMA/Prostar-Atlanta

Final Qualifying, AMA/Prostar-Atlanta

COMMERCE, Georgia, 03/29/99 10:14:43 -- Qualifying results after 2 round(s) of qualifying at the AMA/Prostar Star Racing Nationals, held at Atlanta Dragway, shown with position, name, hometown, make, elapsed time and speed in mph: TOP FUEL ...

Sat 02 Aug 1997
Ford  in Top Fuel Racing retrospective

Ford in Top Fuel Racing retrospective

Danny's Corner 8/2/97 'Fords on Fuel--The Blue Oval in Top Fuel Racing' by Danny White For this article, I've chosen to write about Ford powered fuel dragsters that ran...

Thu 18 Nov 2010
Series news 2010-11-17

Series news 2010-11-17

Manners named Nitro Jam Sportsman of the Year; Lagana Pro Driver of the Year NORWALK, Ohio (November 17, 2010) -- With the 2010 season officially over, Nitro Jam officials are pleased to announce the winners of the top awards in Nitro Jam ...

Wed 02 Aug 2000
Speed Trucks, demo derby at Las Vegas

Speed Trucks, demo derby at Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS -- Mechanix Wear Speed Trucks, a demolition derby, Friday Night Drags and a motocross event highlight Las Vegas Motor Speedway's racing weekend. Mechanix Wear Speed Trucks made an appearance for The Bullring's season opener ...

Thu 21 Oct 2010
Series awards ceremony report

Series awards ceremony report

IHRA: CHAMPIONS CROWNED DURING WORLD FINALS NITRO JAM WEEKEND Over two dozen winners crowned during World Finals Nitro Jam weekend PETERSBURG, Va. (October 19, 2010) - After four full days of championship drag racing, the IHRA World Finals Nitro...

Sun 21 Jan 2007
Pioneer Dick Landy dies

Pioneer Dick Landy dies

1960's Pioneering dragster Dick Landy dies CHATSWORTH, Calif. -- "Cigar Choppin' 'Dandy Dick' Landy passed away at 9:35 p.m. Jan. 11," reads a Jan. 15 statement posted on the Dick Landy Industries Web site. "DLI is open and will continue to do...

Wed 28 Jun 2000
Who Is Louie Allison From Denver?

Who Is Louie Allison From Denver?

DENVER, CO (June 27, 2000) -- Fans of the IHRA Summit Drag Racing Series may have noticed a familiar name missing from the qualifying sheets at the first four 2000 IHRA national events. That name is 'Pontiac' Jack Ostrander. While the veteran has...