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 ...
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...
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...
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,
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...
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 ...
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 ...
Tales from the Crypt: IHRA's original showman 'The Undertaker' still
In the world of sports, there is perhaps nothing more entertaining than
the sport of drag racing. And in the world of drag racing, there is
perhaps no one...
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 ...
Record crowds watch as Cox, Lang and Bertsch pick up wins at New England
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...
Gene Hector and the Texas Outlaw Pro Mods at The Amalie Motor Oil
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...
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...
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...
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
Hoover returns to site of record payout with new goal in mind
For a driver who has won just about everything there is in IHRA
competition over the past 20 years, it is interesting to find that the
moment that stands out most in Ed Hoover's mind...
Nitro Jam point races heat up at Rockingham
From a first time event to the longest running race on the IHRA calendar,
it is safe to say the 2009 racing season is about to heat up.
Drivers and crews are set to head to the heart of motorsports ...
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
Top Fuel -- Scott ...
Track records fall on opening night of Mardi Gras Nationals; Del Cox Jr.
sets provisional Top Fuel pole Friday night; Commisso, Collins top Pro
Mod, Pro Stock
BATON ROUGE, La. -- Del Cox Jr. topped the charts Friday night in Top
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 ...
Moser Engineering Axle Mania Sportsman Showdown a big part of Northern
Always one of the biggest events on the IHRA schedule, the Moser
Engineering Axle Mania Sportsman Showdown is back and more competitive
than ever as the who's who...
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
One of those accidents, which saw Ray Commisso get hard into...
Cox trying to make it two in a row for Mitch King Motorsports
At the start of the 2009 season Del Cox Jr. was just another face in the
Young, energetic and excited to finally have his shot behind the wheel
of a Top Fuel dragster, Cox...
Litton claims Top Fuel Ironman; No. 1 qualifiers Commisso, Collins win
Pro Mod, Pro Stock Ironman tropies.
What started out as a bit of a gloomy morning turned into a marvelous
day of racing as Bruce Litton, Ray Commisso and Jason Collins ...
IHRA driver Chris Russo living life of a real superhero
A firefighter by day and Pro Mod racer by night, Russo recalls tragedy
of September 11th and its impact on his life
It has been eight years since the attacks on September 11th brought New...
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...
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 ...
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...
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...
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,
Rocky Mountain Nationals -- Saturday Notebook
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...
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
Top Fuel -- Del Cox Jr., ...
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...
IHRA's Slack Shows the Power of Faith
Greg Slack's courageous triumph over cancer
In his successful twenty-five-year career as a racer, Greg Slack has
faced numerous challenges, fought tough adversaries, and overcome
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...
Larry Crum Named IHRA Media and Publicity Manager
NORWALK, Ohio - Feld Motor Sports International Hot Rod Association
division has hired Larry Crum to the position of Media and Publicity
Crum comes to IHRA following three years...
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...