Memorial service honors memory of the late Steve Engel
DALLAS (Sept. 21) -- Family, friends, fans, and fellow racers gathered
Saturday evening at the Racers For Christ tent at the Texas Motorplex to
honor and remember Pro Mod racer Steve Engel,...
Lucky Friday the 13th for IHRA Funny Car driver Cory Lee?
(Aliquippa, PA, June 10, 2008) -- Usually Friday the 13th sends thoughts
of superstition, fear and oddities on the day, but not to IHRA Nitro
Funny Car driver Cory Lee. When Lee was born,...
IHRA Rookie Nitro Funny Car Driver Allan Middendorf To Make Professional
Drag Racing Debut At San Antonio Raceway - Amalie Motor Oil Nationals
Living The Dream
San Antonio, TX -- March 31, 2008 - IHRA Rookie Nitro Funny Car Driver
Litton Right on Track
Defending Top Fuel World Champion heads to Budds Creek riding a wave of
(Indianapolis, Ind.; June 5, 2008) -- The first two races of the
2008 season did not go as Bruce Litton would have liked. The Motor ...
ADRL Plans Tribute to Fallen Racer
O'FALLON, MO (Jan. 15, 2008) -- Calling him "one of my
honest-to-God heroes," American Drag Racing League (ADRL) President
Kenny Nowling vowed to honor the memory of race driver Steve Engel, 49,
who died Sep....
Richard Freeman and J.R. Carr at Elite Motorsports Bring Frank Gugliotta
on Board to form Three-Car Pro Stock "Superteam" for
'09 IHRA Season
Norwalk, Ohio (December 14, 2008) -- The two-car team of Richard
Freeman and J.R. Carr has entered...
IHRA Championship Races Coming Down to the Wire; New England Dragway will
Set the Stage for Frantic Final Race
Four of five professional classes still up for grabs as racers prepare
for Amalie Oil North American Nationals
NORWALK, OHIO (July...
ROCKINGHAM, N.C. -- Sunday's final results from the World Finals
presented by CapeFearWheels.com at Rockingham Dragway. The race is the
11th of 10 in the 2008 Knoll-Gas Nitro Jam Drag Racing Series:
Top Fuel -- Tim Boychuk, 4.853 seconds, 273.05...
Feld Entertainment Acquires Live Nation Motor Sports
Leading global producer of live family entertainment marks largest
expansion in company's 40-year history
Vienna, Virginia (September 10, 2008) -- Feld Entertainment, Inc.,
KonRodz Racing Hires Schippling to Drive Funny Car
Barrie, Ont. (Jan. 22, 2008) - Spiro Konto has selected T.J. Schippling
as his driver for 2008. Kontos is the owner of the KonRodz Racing IHRA
Alcohol Funny Car.
"I am very grateful to Spiro...
Diehl Looks to Turn Season around in Martin
The 2008 season has not gone as Jeff Diehl would have hoped. The Nitro
Funny Car driver from Salinas, California has yet to visit the
winner's circle in IHRA competition this year and remains in ...
Tommy Dupree Promoted to IHRA/Norwalk Properties National Sales Manager
(Norwalk, OH, Sept. 3, 2008)-- Tommy Dupree has been promoted to
IHRA National Sales Manager for Norwalk properties, overseeing the Live
Nation Motor Sports Nitro Jam, ...
Terry McMillen Sizzles at Sooner Nationals - Claims provisional pole with 4.692 at 308.99 mph; Matt Hagan (Nitro Funny
Car, Jim Halsey (Pro Modified), Dale Brand (Alcohol Funny Car )and Cary
Goforth (Pro Stock) also lead provisional qualifying at...
RACING LEGENDS MARIO ANDRETTI, PARNELLI JONES AND GARY GABELICH TO BE
HONORED AT MOTORSPORTS WALK OF FAME
3rd Annual Induction Ceremony is April 17,
During Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Week
LONG BEACH, Calif. (April 7, 2008) -- The City of...
Litton Prepares for World Championship Title Defense
As the memories of a magical 2007 racing season fade, Bruce Litton is
ready to turn the page. A few short months removed from claiming his
first career Top Fuel world championship, Litton...
Berner's Big Weekend: After clinching 2008 Pro Stock World Championship, Pete Berner wins
$100,000 IHRA Pro Stock Showdown
Rockingham, NC (Oct. 20, 2008) -- It may have taken quite a bit
longer than planned, but Pete Berner (Crete, Ill.) has...
TULSA, Okla. -- Unofficial point standings (top 10) for IHRA
professional categories following the Skull Shine Sooner Nationals
presented by Wolverine and Academy Sports + Outdoors at Tulsa Race Way
Park, the eighth of 10 events in the 2008 ...
Lucas Oil Becomes The Official Oil Of KonRodz Racing
Barrie, Ontario-- Lucas Oil Products in Canada has become the official
oil of KonRodz Racing. Lucas Oil joins the IHRA Alcohol Funny Car team as
an associate sponsor. KonRodz Racing is owned...
Pro Stock Points Chase Heating Up
Mopar Canadian Nationals will separate those who have a shot at the 2008
championship from those who will look to build for 2009
Norwalk, Ohio (July 10, 2008) -- As usual, the battle at the top of
EDMONTON, Alb. -- Final round-by-round results from the CARS RV & Marine
& Motorsports Rocky Mountain Nationals presented by TORCO Racing Fuels
at Castrol Raceway, the fifth of 10 events in the 2008 Knoll-Gas Nitro
Jam Drag Racing Series:
Haddock stays on top after first-round exit in Tulsa
TULSA (August 25, 2008) -- Terry Haddock, driver of the Lend America
Stratus, maintained his lead position in the IHRA Funny Car points-race
following his first-round exit in the Sooner ...
Haddock Chasing His Dream in Tulsa
TULSA (August 21, 2008) - Things are definitely looking good for IHRA
Funny Car points-leader Terry Haddock. This weekend he debuts his newly
decorated Lend America Chevy Monte Carlo as he attempts to hold on...
1,320-Feet to Remain the IHRA Standard; Every 2009 Nitro Jam National
Event will he held on a full Quarter-Mile Track
NORWALK, OHIO (Dec. 2, 2008) -- The International Hot Rod
Association, a division of Feld Entertainment, Inc., will keep ...
Carl Spiering ready for IHRA Motor City Nationals
Innovative new transmission in Eaton Cutler-Hammer Pro Modified provides
JORDAN STATION, ONTARIO (May 22, 2008) - The Pro Modified drag racing
team of Carl ...
AHDRA HEADQUARTERS ANNOUNCES IMPORTANT NEWS REGARDING THE 2008 SCHEDULE.
PHOENIX EVENT MOVED TO SPEEDWORLD; CALIFORNIA AND VEGAS OFF THE SCHEDULE FOR
WINSTON-SALEM, NC, January 2, 2008--The All Harley Drag Racing Association
EPPING, N.H. -- Sunday's final results from the Amalie Oil North
American Nationals presented by New England Dodge Dealers at New England
Dragway. The race is the ninth of 10 in the 2008 Knoll-Gas Nitro Jam
Drag Racing Series:
Top Fuel -- Tim ...
ROCKINGHAM, N.C. -- First round pairings for Sunday's 37th
annual IHRA Spring Nationals, second race in the 2008 Knoll Gas Nitro Jam
Drag Racing Series:
1. Bruce Litton, Indianapolis, Ind., 4.622, 306.67 ...
Spiering qualifies seventh for Edmonton IHRA finals
EDMONTON, ALBERTA (July 5, 2008) -- Carl Spiering qualified seventh in
the 16-car Pro Modified division for final elimination rounds Sunday at
the IHRA's CARS RV & Motorsports Rocky Mountain...
Pouring of Concrete Strip Begins Monday at zMAX Dragway
CONCORD, N.C. (June 19, 2008) - After months of grading and
preparation, Monday evening crews will begin pouring the 3,000 cubic yards
of concrete that will comprise the four-lane, ...
MILAN, Mich. -- First-round pairings for professional eliminations
Sunday for the Motor City Nationals presented by GM Performance Division
& Heritage Newspapers at Milan Dragway, the third of 11 events in the
2008 Knoll-Gas Nitro Jam Drag Racing...
ROCKINGHAM, N.C. -- Final round-by-round results from the World Finals
presented by CapeFearWheels.com at Rockingham Dragway, the 11th of 10
events in the 2008 Knoll-Gas Nitro Jam Drag Racing Series:
Bobby Lagana Jr.,...
Lend America and IHRA points-leader Haddock team up for balance of 2008
MELVILLE, New York/WOODINVILLE, Wash. (August 18, 2008) - Lend America,
recently ranked 12th largest direct-to-consumer FHA lender in the nation,
announced today that the...
EPPING, N.H. -- First-round pairings for professional eliminations Sunday
for the Amalie Oil North American Nationals presented by New England
Dodge Dealers at New England Dragway, the ninth of 10 events in the 2008
Knoll-Gas Nitro Jam Drag Racing...
Dale Creasy Jr. Recovering from Surgery; Will spend another 7-10 days at
Royal Alexandra Hospital in Edmonton
EDMONTON, AB (July 8, 2008) -- After five hours of successful surgery
to repair the severe leg injury suffered Sunday at the Rocky ...
Bunny Burkett to be Honored at Maryland International Raceway June 12
1985 IHRA Alcohol Funny Car World Champion to be immortalized at her
MECHANICSVILLE, MD. - Bunny Burkett, a Fredericksburg, Virginia native
who made Maryland ...