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STRUTMASTERS UPGRADES TO PRIMARY SPONSOR FOR TF ROOKIE JUSTIN ASHLEY

ROXBORO, NC - Strutmasters, the leader in consumer strut and suspension products, will upgrade from major associate to primary sponsor status for Justin Ashley to compete at a minimum of 12 races on… read more

JASON LINE TO RETIRE FROM PRO STOCK DRIVING DUTIES AFTER 2020 SEASON

MOORESVILLE, NC. (January 15, 2020) -- NHRA celebrates 50 years of Pro Stock in 2020. Turning 50 and having 50 Pro Stock wins to his name, Jason Line feels the numbers add up just right for retiring… read more

SOCAL ASSOCIATIONS OPEN 2020 DRAG RACING SEASON AT FONTANA

Photos and words by Bob Johnson … The Southern California NHRA “Super Class” associations will begin their 2020 drag racing seasons this weekend at Auto Club Dragway at the Fontana, Calif., racing… read more

WINTER DOLDRUMS

Words/Photos Phil Hutchison … At the end of the drag racing season, I’m grateful for the year to come to an end after months of heat, long drives, hotels, and everything else associated with covering… read more

MY CRYSTAL BALL

Saw an eerie thing written lately. “We’re as close to the year 2050 as we are to 1990.” For a lot of us, 1990 seemed like… okay, only yesterday. I was still racing the Puerto Rican Dream Super Gas… read more

JEGS TO SPONSOR SFG DRAG RACING SERIES, ALL FOUR EVENTS ON 2020 SCHEDULE, LIVE TV FEED

DELAWARE, Ohio (Jan. 13) -- High-performance parts giant JEGS.com has entered an agreement to become the title sponsor of Kyle Riley's wildly successful SFG series of high-dollar bracket races. The… read more

6TH ANNUAL DRAGSTERSFORSALE.COM PRACTICE TREE RACE

Are you looking to make and engine upgrade? Would really like to build a big inch engine to go faster? However, the economics just do not support the build. Streetway Marketing & Media and Oakley… read more

WFO RADIO 2020 NHRA NITRO PODCAST EPISODE 1

WFO Radio continues its Parade of Champions featuring a blockbuster interview with Erica Enders. Enders goes into detail about her recent trip to Saudi Arabia, her passion for driving, her career… read more

DEEP STAGING - SUPERSTITIONS

I am not superstitious. Okay, so maybe I am… a little. Case in point. I have always preached that at the track, you do the same thing time and time again. If I were to pull away from my trailer and… read more

REMEMBER WHEN - POINTS MEETS AND PROS

Back in time. the divisional schedule of events held in NHRA’s seven divisions was simply called the World Championship Series (WCS). There was no sponsor until Winston came into the fold in the… read more

MULTIPLE TRACKS RENEW IHRA SANCTIONING AGREEMENTS
NEW DECADE OF THREE GREAT FLINGS
INDEXES
WILKERSON LAUNCHES INTO 2020 WITH RENEWED FORD PARTNERSHIP, MAKES AUTOWEEK’S TOP 10 DRIVERS OF THE DECADE
TWO CHAMPIONSHIPS, TWO RUNNER-UP FINISHES MADE 2019 A BANNER YEAR FOR TEAM JEGS
STRUTMASTERS.COM EXTENDS SPONSORSHIP WITH LEX JOON RACING
THE LAST PHOTO TOUR
RACING ALL OUT
SONNY'S RACING LEADS MONTECALVO TO PDRA PRO STOCK CHAMPIONSHIP

The High Performer Award

STEVE FARIA

By his own admittance, Steve Faria isn’t an engineer. As the owner of System 1, he oversees a company that specializes in oil pump and filtration manufacturing. “I was raised on a farm and you just became a sort of ‘jack-of-all-trades.’ " read more

DANNY GRACIA

Growing up in the heydays of drag racing in southern California, Danny Gracia was every bit the car guy as anyone else. In fact, rumor has it, he “borrowed” his father’s truck at nine-years old to take it for a spin around the neighborhood. And what a neighborhood it was. read more

ROB MOSER

The best laid plans often go awry. Tired of the Indiana winters, Rob Moser’s plan was to leave for the warmer climate of California with attendance at the University of Southern California. read more