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McLEOD RACING NAMED BONINFANTI FRICTION'S WEST COAST SUPPLIER

November 27, 2020 (ANAHEIM, CA) McLeod Racing, the leading performance clutch manufacturer, announces to be the West Coast supplier for Boninfante Friction racing products. Boninfante Friction, based… read more

DATES SET FOR THE 2021 HOT ROD REUNION EVENTS

GLENDORA, Calif. (Nov. 24, 2020) - The Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum has announced the 2021 Hot Rod Reunion schedule. Unique among motorsports events, Hot Rod Reunion events honor some of the… read more

THE U.K. VW SPORTSMAN CHAMPION

Words/Photos Roger Gorringe … The Wilsons are probably one of the most popular, helpful and welcoming families within Britain’s Drag Racing fraternity, specialising in VW and Junior Dragster racing. read more

PRIZED POSSESION INSURANCE

This story first appeared in the print edition of Drag Racing Edge in September, but with the off-season upon us, it's time to think about insuring your cars and trailers. Insuring Your Racer Is… read more

NEVER BE AFRAID

This is a story about never being afraid to take something apart. In my youth (whenever that was) I certainly didn’t know much about cars and engines. Oh I read a lot but never actually took one… read more

J.R. TODD REFLECTS ON 2020

J.R. Todd, driver of the DHL Toyota Camry Funny Car, took a look back at a trying 2020 NHRA season but one the 2018 Funny Car champion is happy was completed. He also looks ahead to the 2021 NHRA… read more

IDENTICAL

Now that they've both won NHRA Super Stock world championships and now placed No. 1 & 2 is points this past year, we thought it fun to harken back to a story we wrote on the Worner twins, Byron and… read more

PRACTICE TREE BASICS

With the "off-season" upon us, it gives us time to do a little practice, and this story from the Drag Racing Edge archives brings up some points to consider when it comes to practice trees. Today’s… read more

JUSTIN ASHLEY REFLECTS ON HIS SEASON

Photos Ron Lewis … Driver of the Strutmasters.com powered by MANSCAPED™ Top Fuel dragster and 2020 NHRA Rookie of the Year and Justin Ashley took some time to reflect on his successful rookie season. read more

COMMON SENSE

Maybe I just don’t get it. Besides all the craziness in the world today, doesn’t anyone see things from a common sense aspect? Okay, so maybe in a general sense I’m talking about the world, but the… read more

CONSTRUCTION UNDERWAY FOR MUSI RACING
A PRETTY COOL MEDICAL MIRACLE
THEY ALREADY KNOW HIS NAME
NHRA ANNOUNCES COMPLETE 2021 CLASS SCHEDULE
GOING FAST
PDRA 2021 SCHEDULE
PAT MUSI RACING ENGINES OPEN HOUSE POSTPONED
NHRA D7 VEGAS RESULTS & PHOTOS
LUCAS OIL DRAG RACING SERIES SCHEDULE
SPORTSNATS RESULTS FROM VEGAS

The High Performer Award

LEWIS BLOOM

The date was May 3rd, 1970. The Bloom family had previously moved from Brooklyn, New York to the suburbs of Marlboro, New Jersey, conveniently located within earshot of Raceway Park in Englishtown. read more

BOB GERDES

The site was Green Avenue in Lyndhurst, New Jersey, a residential area in the 1970s but one where at any one time there may be a slew of fiberglass bodies sitting outside one particular garage. read more

DON SCHUMACHER

He started like a lot of others in the sport, wearing maybe greasy jeans and dirty T-shirts, but Don Schumacher is a driven man, driven to succeed first in the sport of drag racing and eventually the business world. read more