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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 ...

Thu 07 Aug 2003
Beswick injured at Mid-America

Beswick injured at Mid-America

Arnie Beswick recovering after weekend accident August 6, 2003 - Drag racing legend Arnie "The Farmer" Beswick is listed in critical but stable condition at St. John's Mercy Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. Beswick, 73, of Morrison, Ill., suffered...

Fri 04 Apr 2003
Angela Proudfoot Racing announces new car, new goals

Angela Proudfoot Racing announces new car, new goals

WASHINGTON, DC -- Following an intense offseason improvements program, Angela Proudfoot Racing (APR), one of the top professional sport compact drag racing teams, today announced that it has its sights set on breaking into the eight-second zone...

Sun 09 Mar 2003
Hummel Motorsports announces new sponsor

Hummel Motorsports announces new sponsor

Hummel Motorsports looks to clean up the competition with addition of their new sponsor PRO SOAP. Conesus, New York - John Hummel, Sr. driver of the "legendary" Grounds for Divorce mustang. Announces that Pro Soap Inc., will be an associate ...

Fri 25 Jul 2003
Toyota Drag Racing Las Vegas preview

Toyota Drag Racing Las Vegas preview

RECORD HOLDER IOANNOU TOPS PRO RWD IN SOLARA - Bullish Motor Racing driver George Ioannou has raced his record-setting StreetGlow Toyota Solara to two wins in 2003 and currently sits in first place in the season standings ahead of Toyota drag...

Thu 30 Oct 2003
Mopar's Mohler championship weekend

Mopar's Mohler championship weekend

Mohler captures All Motor Championship "Granny Shifting" a FWD entry. CENTER LINE, Mich. - Scott Mohler and Darrell Cox Racing put the finishing touches on their 2003 NHRA Sport Compact championship last Sunday when Mohler drove his Team Mopar...

Fri 13 Jun 2003
Big River Sand Drags results 2003-06-07

Big River Sand Drags results 2003-06-07

BONNE TERRE, Mo. -- (June 7, 2003) Todd Dee of Leadwood has dominated the Off Road Modified class at Big River Sand Drags like no other competitor has dominated a class and Saturday night that trend continued. Dee picked up both first place and...

Fri 16 May 2003
JoJo Callos Gainesville preview

JoJo Callos Gainesville preview

Castrol SYNTECO Acura bids for rematch with Ladwig's Pontiac GAINESVILLE, Fla. (May 17-18) -- Former series champion JoJo Callos has one goal and one goal only at this week's third annual Trader Magazine Southeast Nationals at Gainesville...

Tue 14 Oct 2003
Big River Sand Drags results 2003-10-12

Big River Sand Drags results 2003-10-12

BONNE TERRE, Mo. -- (Oct. 12, 2003) Fourteen-year-old Jeremy Coleman of Hillsboro was crowned as the overall top eliminator at the 3rd Annual ATV Nationals at Big River Sand Drags on Sunday evening. Coleman qualified for the elite field of ...

Tue 05 Aug 2003
Charles Carpenter update 2003-08-04

Charles Carpenter update 2003-08-04

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (August 4, 2003) -- Though it is an overused cliche, a funny thing did happen to Charles Carpenter on the way home. Despite trekking from Charlotte, N.C., to Cayuga, Ontario for the IHRA ACDelco Canadian Nationals, a distance of...

Tue 08 Jul 2003
Big River Sand Drags results 2003-07-04/05

Big River Sand Drags results 2003-07-04/05

Records fall in two-day show at Big River BONNE TERRE, Mo. -- (July 4-5, 2003) Jim Bealmear of Mexico, Mo. continues to break and shatter records at Big River Sand Drags. On Friday night he established a new miles-per-hour record of 121.75 mph...

Fri 02 May 2003
Toyota Motorsports Englishtown preview

Toyota Motorsports Englishtown preview

Toyota drag racers look for historic runs at Englishtown. ENGLISHTOWN, N.J. (May 1, 2003) ? A year ago, Turbonetics Toyota Celica racer Matt Scranton made import drag racing history with the first 200-mph run with a pass of 202.55 mph at Old ...

Sun 23 Nov 2003
Jeg Coughlin Moroso bracket racing summary

Jeg Coughlin Moroso bracket racing summary

The Moroso 5-Day Bracket Championships Moroso Motorsports Park Jupiter, FL November 18-22nd Jeg Wins Two-Days & Championship Jeg Coughlin put on a different helmet after returning from the 2003 NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series awards...

Tue 19 Aug 2003
JoJo Callos update 2003-08-17

JoJo Callos update 2003-08-17

Highlights: Despite a challenge from Lance Ho Lung, who took the Castrol SYNTEC Outperforms bonus money away from him, JoJo Callos continued to dominate the NOPI Drag Racing Series Sunday by winning for the fifth time in six 2003 ...

Wed 27 Aug 2003
Mitch Stott Norwalk final summary

Mitch Stott Norwalk final summary

The "Radiac Maniac" leaves Ohio Short of an event win NORWALK, Ohio- Current IHRA national points dominator, Mitch Stott and the Radiac Abrasives crew left the 26th Annual Sunoco World Nationals presented by PPG Automotive after second round of...

Thu 09 Jan 2003
New Competition Eliminator team for the UK

New Competition Eliminator team for the UK

Time Machine Racing are pleased to announce that for the 2003 season they will be campaigning a 1923 Model T Altered in the Competition Eliminator class. Delivery of the car was taken yesterday (6 January 2002), and it is currently being stripped...

Wed 29 Oct 2003
Mopar weekend wrapup 2003-10-28

Mopar weekend wrapup 2003-10-28

Mohler captures another championship for Mopar Scott Mohler put the finishing touches on his 2003 NHRA Sport Compact championship yesterday by driving his Team Mopar Dodge Neon into the All Motor division semifinal round at Pomona (Calif.) ...

Sat 23 Aug 2003
50th Cordova World Series of Drag Racing preview

50th Cordova World Series of Drag Racing preview

Pro Mod racers Barklage and Ray at 50th World Series of Drag Racing CORDOVA, Ill. (August 21, 2003) -- NHRA AMS Pro Mod Challenge drivers Zach Barklage and Scott Ray will be tuning up for the 49th annual Mac Tools U.S. Nationals Labor Day...

Tue 29 Jul 2003
JoJo Callos NDRA/NOPI Gateway summary

JoJo Callos NDRA/NOPI Gateway summary

Event: NOPI "The Fast and the Furious" Series Site: Gateway International Raceway, Madison, Ill. Date: July 26-27, 2003. Event winners: PRO COMPACT -- Boris Rojas, PRO OUTLAW REAR WHEEL DRIVE -- Mike Lowe, PRO OUTLAW FRONT WHEEL DRIVE -- Steven...

Wed 23 Jul 2003
Big River Sand Drags results 2003-07-19

Big River Sand Drags results 2003-07-19

Waller wins two top eliminator titles at Big River BONNE TERRE, Mo. -- (July 19, 2003) Jason Waller of Bonne Terre captured not one but two top eliminator titles Saturday at Big River Sand Drags, one in the Competition Eliminator class and the...

Thu 03 Jul 2003
Big River Sand Drags July 4th weekend preview

Big River Sand Drags July 4th weekend preview

Big River Sand Drags to host huge two-day holiday show BONNE TERRE, Mo. -- Big River Sand Drags will host a special two-day holiday racing event this weekend (July 4-5), including an all ET racing day on Friday, July 4th. A huge crop of...

Sat 07 Jun 2003
JoJo Callos Atco preview

JoJo Callos Atco preview

ATCO, N.J. (June 7-8) - With the premiere of the movie "2 Fast, 2 Furious" as a backdrop, JoJo Callos sends the Castrol SYNTEC0x28a7 Acura Integra after its first win of the season Sunday at rain-plagued Atco Dragway. Callos, the most prolific...

Tue 03 Jun 2003
Big River Sand Drags results 2003-05-31

Big River Sand Drags results 2003-05-31

Camden takes Pro ATV title at Big River Sand Drags BONNE TERRE, Mo. -- (May 31, 2003) Archie Camden of Bonne Terre was the top eliminator and first place winner in the Pro ATV class at Big River Sand Drags Saturday night. Camden defeated second...

Wed 27 Aug 2003
JCI Motorsports Norwalk final summary

JCI Motorsports Norwalk final summary

Anderson & Sickles dominate in Norwalk NORWALK, Ohio - The duo of veteran tuner Tom Anderson and driver Jim Sickles packed a powerful punch as they dominated the competition during this past weekend's Sunoco World Nationals presented by Ethanol...

Mon 16 Jun 2003
Big River Sand Drags results 2003-06-14

Big River Sand Drags results 2003-06-14

BONNE TERRE, Mo. -- (June 14, 2003) For the first time in the history of Big River Sand Drags an Open 4x4 competitior cracked the 3.0 ET mark and it was not only done one, but twice. Jim Bealmear of Mexico, Mo. shattered the old 3.0 mark by ...

Fri 21 Mar 2003
Rainouts at Irwindale changes schedule

Rainouts at Irwindale changes schedule

Irwindale, Calif. - - The cancellations and subsequent rescheduling of two of the first two NHRA Summit Series events at Irwindale Dragstrip has thrown the 10-race 2003 Track Championship wide open. "We've still got nine events left," said ...

Tue 11 Nov 2003
Top Fuel couple in top ten

Top Fuel couple in top ten

NHRA record-holding Top Fuel couple sweep NHRA and IHRA top ten. POMONA, Calif., November 9, 2003 -- Rhonda Hartman-Smith, driver of the FRAM Filters Top Fuel Dragster and fellow teammate and husband, John "Bodie" Smith, driver of the Prestone...

Fri 15 Aug 2003
Goodyear Racing Northern Nationals recap

Goodyear Racing Northern Nationals recap

MILLICAN SETS IHRA CAREER RECORD ON GOODYEAR TIRES Clay Millican, racing on a set of Goodyear Eagle Dragway Specials, won his 26th career IHRA Top Fuel event and set a series record on the way. Millican won the class final in the ...

Sat 18 Jan 2003
2003 NHRA television schedule

2003 NHRA television schedule

<pre> NHRA POWERade DRAG RACING SERIES 2003 TELEVISION SCHEDULE EVENT NETWORK AIR DATE/TIME K&N Filters Winternationals ESPN2 Qualifying, 10 ...

Sun 05 Jan 2003
Hummel Motorsports 2003 sponsor announcement

Hummel Motorsports 2003 sponsor announcement

Flatout Group increases support of Hummel Motorsports in 2003. Conesus, New York - John Hummel, Sr. driver of the "legendary" Grounds for Divorce mustang. announces that Flatout Group will be increasing their support for the 2003 Season. As...

Thu 18 Sep 2003
Jojo Callos NOPI Nationals preview

Jojo Callos NOPI Nationals preview

ATLANTA, GA (Sept. 17, 2003) - Nearly 100,000 young men and women will descend on the Atlanta Motor Speedway this weekend for the nation's largest display of horsepower, style and automotive passion at the NOPI Nationals Motorsports Supershow. At...

Wed 10 Sep 2003
Clay Millican Epping summary

Clay Millican Epping summary

Epping, N.H. - September 7, 2003 - Clay Millican of Team Werner/Lehman Racing won his seventh IHRA Top Fuel final of the season and the 27th of his career at the IHRA North American Nationals at the New England Dragway in Epping, N.H. This marks...

Tue 06 May 2003
CALLOS RUNNER-UP IN CASTROL SYNTEC ACURA

CALLOS RUNNER-UP IN CASTROL SYNTEC ACURA

Callos runner-up in Sport Compact event. Team Castrol Track Fax Event: Nitto Extreme Performance Sport Compact Nationals Site: Old Bridge Township Raceway Park, Englishtown, N.J. Date: May 4, 2003. Event winners: PRO REAR WHEEL DRIVE -- George...

Thu 29 May 2003
Santa Pod Raceway event report

Santa Pod Raceway event report

HUGE British Success in the First Round of the 2003 FIA European Drag Racing Championship Santa Pod Raceway was buzzing this weekend with three amazing days of racing for the Main Event, the opening round of the 2003 FIA/UEM European Drag Racing...

Tue 20 May 2003
JoJo Callos Gainesville summary

JoJo Callos Gainesville summary

Callos surprised at Gainesville Sport Compact race. Highlights: JoJo Callos did his job at the starting line at the controls of the Team Tactics-prepared Castrol SYNTEC0 Acura Integra, but he couldn't hold off surprising Gary Gardella of...

Wed 03 Sep 2003
Big River Sand Drags results 2003-08-30

Big River Sand Drags results 2003-08-30

BONNE TERRE, Mo. -- (Aug. 29-30, 2003) The largest crowd in the history of Big River Sands Drags packed the facility to watch the largest car count in the track's storied past. A standing room only crowd on Saturday night checked out the action...