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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 ...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
Series Tournament of Champions news 2009-10-06

Series Tournament of Champions news 2009-10-06

Field nearly set for Tournament of Champions With only one race remaining the field is nearly set for the first ever Tournament of Champions which is scheduled to take place during Sunday's final eliminations at the IHRA World Finals October...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Crandall: Series spotlight - Todd Simpson

Crandall: Series spotlight - Todd Simpson

Dallas native looking forward to 'home court' advantage While Texas has become one of the more popular destinations on the IHRA drag racing circuit, it wasn't until 2003 that races inside the Lone Star State became a regular fixture on the Nitro...

75-80 Dragway becomes member track

75-80 Dragway becomes member track

75-80 Dragway is a race track without an address. Tucked away in the hills of Monrovia, Md., 75-80 Dragway exists, but does so without a physical address to call home. Instead, the location of the track is listed as the intersection of Routes 75...

Series spotlight - Bobby Lagana Jr

Series spotlight - Bobby Lagana Jr

An Unlikely Hero: Bobby Lagana Jr. not your average wheelman At first glance, Top Fuel driver Bobby Lagana Jr. may look like your average drag racing enthusiast. A passionate wheelman who walks, talks, eats and breaths drag racing, Lagana...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Goodyear Racing news 2009-08-18

Goodyear Racing news 2009-08-18

GOODYEAR TO MANUFACTURE NEW RADIAL DRAG OFFERINGS AKRON, Ohio (Aug. 18, 2009) -- Goodyear Racing said today the company is ready to begin manufacturing the latest additions to its line of Goodyear Eagle SS DOT radial drag racing ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Series Canadian Nationals news 2009-03-17

Series Canadian Nationals news 2009-03-17

MOPAR, IHRA celebrate 10th anniversary of Mopar Canadian Nationals MOPAR and drag racing. It is a combination that has gone hand-in-hand for years and a relationship that will continue to grow into the future as MOPAR celebrates its 10th ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Goodyear Racing news 2009-08-26

Goodyear Racing news 2009-08-26

TOBENER: GOODYEAR'S 275/60-R15 DRAG RADIAL MAKES CAR QUICKER AKRON, Ohio (Aug. 26, 2009) -- Goodyear Racing's recent announcement that it is adding to its line of Eagle SS DOT radial drag racing tires has become a hot button news...

Sat 24 Oct 2009
Rockingham II: Series spotlight - Adam Flamholc

Rockingham II: Series spotlight - Adam Flamholc

Swedish Pro Mod racer Flamholc joins loaded field at The Rock Rockingham Dragway is known for attracting the best of the best when it comes to Pro Modified drag racing. And that will remain true this weekend. Many of the best Pro Mod teams...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Crandall: Series final eliminations summary

Crandall: Series final eliminations summary

Weis makes splash in IHRA return with Top Fuel win Russo gets first Pro Mod win; Gugliotta returns to victory lane CRANDALL, Texas -- A beautiful Texas weekend came to a close Sunday afternoon as Scott Weis (Top Fuel), Chris Russo (Pro ...

Edmonton: Series spotlight - Tim Boychuk

Edmonton: Series spotlight - Tim Boychuk

Rising star Tim Boychuk returns home for Rocky Mountain Nationals It was the summer of 2003 when a circle track driver by the name of Tim Boychuk first remembers putting four wheels on a drag strip. As part owner of Castrol Raceway in Edmonton...

Thu 10 Dec 2009
Series announces new Pro Fuel class

Series announces new Pro Fuel class

Pro Fuel class eyeing record season in 2010 As anticipation builds towards the debut of the brand new Nitro Jam season, so does the anticipation felt among many of the competitors preparing to make their Nitro Jam debut in one of two new IHRA ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Crandall: Gene Hector preview

Crandall: Gene Hector preview

Gene Hector and the Texas Outlaw Pro Mods at The Amalie Motor Oil Nationals Gene Hector and his Small Block Mafia Team are one of the many Texas Outlaw Pro Mods (TOPMA) that have been invited out this weekend to participate in a race within a...

Crandall: Series spotlight - Bobby Lagana

Crandall: Series spotlight - Bobby Lagana

Lagana gets first crack at new facility It is an event years in the making, but in just a few short days drivers from all over the world will roll their cars into the staging lanes at the brand new Dallas Raceway for the Amalie Oil Texas...

Rockingham: Friday qualifying results

Rockingham: Friday qualifying results

ROCKINGHAM, N.C. -- Results Friday afterqualifying for the IHRA Spring Nationals presented by Advance Auto Parts and Castrol at Rockingham Dragway, second of 10 events in the 2009 Nitro Jam Drag Racing Series. Qualifying will continue Saturday for...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Nathan Freke Breaks World Record

Nathan Freke Breaks World Record

Century Motorsport's Nathan Freke broke the 1/4 mile World best time at Shakespeare Raceway at the weekend in his self prepared Toyota MR2. After setting the European best time in 2007 at 10.41 seconds Nathan has been aiming for the World record...

Mon 26 Oct 2009
Rockingham II: Final results

Rockingham II: Final results

ROCKINGHAM, N.C. -- Sunday's final results from the IHRA World Finals at Rockingham Dragway. The race is the tenth of 10 in the 2009 Nitro Jam Drag Racing Series: Top Fuel -- Bruce Litton, 3.327 seconds, 259.66 mph def. Todd Paton, 5.739...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Rockingham: Bob Bertsch summary

Rockingham: Bob Bertsch summary

BERTSCH CHARGES FORWARD TO ROUND 2 AT ROCKINGHAM ROCKINGHAM, NC -- Bob Bertsch and the Rislone Engine Treatment Pro-Stock Mustang rolled into last weekend's 38th Annual IHRA Spring Nationals presented by Advance Auto Parts and Castrol looking...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Grand Bend: Series Saturday notebook

Grand Bend: Series Saturday notebook

COMMISSO'S WILD RIDE Friday's racing action at the 10th annual MOPAR Canadian Nationals saw a little bit of everything from new track records to two cars putting it on their tops. One of those accidents, which saw Ray Commisso get hard into...

Series Tulsa spotlight - Cary Goforth

Series Tulsa spotlight - Cary Goforth

Oklahoma native takes points lead into Tulsa In many ways, the first three races of the 2009 Nitro Jam season have been like a dream come true for Elite Motorsports Pro Stock driver Cary Goforth. For a driver who had never even seen a final ...

Sat 24 Oct 2009
Rockingham II: Series Friday qualifying summary

Rockingham II: Series Friday qualifying summary

Weather halts first day of competition at World Finals A passing shower at just the right moment has put a halt to Friday's opening day of competition at the IHRA World Finals at Rockingham Dragway just moments from the beginning of the evening...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Epping: Final results

Epping: Final results

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 eighth of 10 in the 2009 Nitro Jam Drag Racing Series: Top Fuel -- Del Cox Jr., ...

Edmonton: Series Saturday notebook

Edmonton: Series Saturday notebook

Rocky Mountain Nationals -- Saturday Notebook GUTS Crazy, psychotic, suicidal -- all are words that have been used to describe the riders of the 200 mile per hour nitro powered motorcycles of Nitro Bike. But while those terms seem to...

Crandall: Final results

Crandall: Final results

CRANDALL, Texas -- Sunday's final results from the Amalie Oil Texas Nationals brought to you by Wolverine & Academy Sports and Outdoors at Dallas Raceway. The race is the third of 10 in the 2009 Nitro Jam Drag Racing Series: Top Fuel -- Scott ...

Crandall: Series Saturday qualifying summary

Crandall: Series Saturday qualifying summary

Goforth tops Pro Stock charts for first time in career Boychuk, Hoover remain on top in Top Fuel, Pro Modified CRANDALL, Texas -- If Friday night was all about firsts, than Saturday night it was time to get down to business. With several ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Rockingham: Final round-by-round results

Rockingham: Final round-by-round results

ROCKINGHAM, N.C. -- Final round-by-round results from the IHRA Spring Nationals presented by Advance Auto Parts and Castrol at Rockingham Dragway, the second of 10 events in the 2009 Nitro Jam Drag Racing Series: TOP FUEL: ROUND ONE Terry ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Series spotlight - Pete Berner

Series spotlight - Pete Berner

Berner finding his way back Pete Berner admits that he hasn't quite been in the same Championship form that he was last year when he claimed the IHRA Pro Stock title. However, he also recognizes that he's learning a lot and he's quickly finding...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Baton Rouge: Saturday qualifying summary

Baton Rouge: Saturday qualifying summary

IHRA hosts packed house for Saturday 'Night of Fire'; Commisso sets IHRA World Speed Record, takes Pro Mod pole; Cox tops Top Fuel list, Collins No. 1 in PS; Welcome back to Louisiana. After a nearly 20 year absence from the area, professional...

Stevens Family returns to series

Stevens Family returns to series

Stevens Family Racing Returning To IHRA Competition at State Capitol IHRA has just received a note from Dave Stevens and the Stevens Family Racing Top Fuel team. The Stevens family, with driver Tim Gibson, will make its return to IHRA...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Epping: Series final eliminations summary

Epping: Series final eliminations summary

Record crowds watch as Cox, Lang and Bertsch pick up wins at New England Dragway After a soggy start and terrible conditions to begin the weekend, Sunday's finals at the Amalie Oil North American Nationals presented by New England Dodge Dealers...

Epping: Series spotlight - History and tradition

Epping: Series spotlight - History and tradition

History, tradition and great racing meet at New England Dragway When it comes to history, tradition and great racing, nothing matches the spectacle that is the Amalie Motor Oil North American Nationals presented by Dodge at New England ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Baton Rouge: Friday qualifying results

Baton Rouge: Friday qualifying results

BATON ROUGE, La. -- Results Friday afterqualifying for the Inaugural Summit Racing Equipment Mardi Gras Nationals at State Capitol Raceway, first of 10 events in the 2009 Nitro Jam Drag Racing Series. Qualifying will continue Saturday for...

Series news on season opener 2009-02-27

Series news on season opener 2009-02-27

Funny Car Champion Terry Haddock Joins Loaded Top Fuel Field In Baton Rouge; Litton, McMillen, Karamesines and Boychuk to compete NORWALK, Ohio -- When 2008 IHRA Funny Car World Champion Terry Haddock crossed the finish line for the final time...

Tue 10 Nov 2009
Series announces 2010 schedule

Series announces 2010 schedule

New look, new format highlights 2010 IHRA Nitro Jam schedule With a brand new look and format to the series comes a revamped schedule as the IHRA Nitro Jam series welcomes one brand new facility and one former track back to the fold as part...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Epping: Series Friday qualifying summary

Epping: Series Friday qualifying summary

Rain shortens first day of qualifying After dodging rain showers during a majority of the afternoon, New England Dragway's luck finally ran out just an hour shy of the second session of pro qualifying and the track and IHRA were forced to pull...

Edmonton: Series Thursday notebook

Edmonton: Series Thursday notebook

Party at the Cree: IHRA, Castrol Raceway kick off Rocky Mountain Nationals with huge celebration In anticipation of this weekend's River Cree Resort and Casino Rocky Mountain Nationals presented by Paradise RV, one of the largest drag races...