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PERSEVERANCE AND POWER PREVAIL AT 19TH ANNUAL NITROUS SUPPLY NMCA WORLD STREET FINALS PRESENTED BY CHEVROLET PERFORMANCE

Written by Mary Lendzion … While a global pandemic made parts of the 2020 season problematic, racers persisted and put it all on the line at the 19th Annual Nitrous Supply NMCA World Street Finals… read more

ANOTHER DOOR CAR WIN AT THE ‘FLING

Friday and Saturday morning’s rain caused a shift in the schedule at the Sparco Fall Fling presented by Optima Batteries at GALOT Motorsports Park. Eliminations for the ATI Friday ad JEGS Saturday… read more

SPARCO FALL FLING SATURDAY RESULTS

After Friday’s complete washout thanks to Mother Nature, Saturday morning opened with more of the same. Once the rain subsided, GALOT Motorsports track personnel had all hands on deck for the drying… read more

ATI PERFORMANCE FLING FRIDAY WINNER - RAIN

After an historic night, ATI Performance Friday at the Sparco Fall Fling presented by Optima Batteries began with wet weather moving in overnight. For the first time in ‘Fling history, two door cars… read more

HISTORIC FINAL SETTLES THURSDAY’S FLING

Moser Engineering Thursday at the Sparco Fall Fling presented by Optima Batteries opened up to cloudy skies with just slight bits of precipitation dropping out of the skies. A large group of new… read more

CULTRERA SCORES HIS FIRST FLING WIN

FST Wednesday opened up to cloudy skies but the racing continued all day. Today’s schedule called for a $15,000-to-win race and as of this morning, 396 racers came through the gate to compete. One… read more

VIRGINIA IS FOR 'RECORD' LOVERS - COMP CAMS SHAKEDOWN, PRESENTED BY: FUELTECH DEMOLISHES WORLD RECORDS

Photos by Phil Hutchison … As we look back on the weekend that was the COMP Cams Shakedown Nationals XVIII, presented by: FuelTech USA – the common theme of the weekend was world records. From… read more

WALLY'S STEAKHOUSE

I can’t take credit for this story. It was told to me by a former world champion of which the concept sounded vaguely familiar. Of course, how do I tell this story without it sounding negative? I… read more

SILANCE SILENCES THE COMPETITION FOR A DRAGSTER WIN

FALL FLING DAY 1 RESULTS … Day 1, Rob’s Automotive Test & Tune Tuesday of the Sparco Fall Fling presented by Optima Batteries opened up at GALOT Motorsports Park in North Carolina. On tap was a Test… read more

PRO COMMITTED TO NHRA RACING

Note: This was written prior to the lawsuit involving Coke and NHRA. GAINESVILLE, FL (September 20, 2020) --- The efforts to finish the 2020 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing season began in earnest by… read more

NHRA VS. COKE
FALL FLING PRE-RACE
OL' DAZE
WILL SMITH MOTORSPORTS SCORES FIRST WIN WITH HIRATA MOTORSPORTS
STACKED FIELD TO BATTLE IN MOSER SPORTSMAN SHOOTOUT SEASON FINALE
HAVE YOU DRIVEN A FORD LATELY?
.90 NATIONALS RESULTS & PHOTOS
NOT THE EURO FINALS
IT'S OFFICIAL
CLASS RACER NATIONALS EQUALS SUCCESS

The High Performer Award

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

ALLEN & DEBBIE BRIDGES

Starting out as a part-time crewman and eventually going to work full-time on the Don Prudhomme crew, Allen Bridges was always into fuel car racing as a fabricator and engine builder. That is until he met safety pioneer Bill Simpson. read more