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FORGOTTEN WARRIOR

Out From The Mists of Time Is A Pontiac That Won’t Let People Forget … Words/Photos Rod Short … General Motors stopped making Pontiacs in 2010, but the memory of this now-defunct car brand still… read more

NHRA, MATTEL PARTNER IN THE FAST LANE WITH HOT WHEELS

NHRA and Mattel® announced today their licensing partnership to develop collectible die-cast vehicles under the iconic Hot Wheels® brand, hitting stores in June. The new partnership will see die-cast… read more

MAVTV TO BROADCAST MWDRS SEASON

The MAVTV Motorsports Network, a division of Lucas Oil Products, will showcase the Summit Racing Mid-West Drag Racing Series presented by J&A Service this year. Each of eight scheduled MWDRS events… read more

WITHDRAWAL

This week somewhat marks the beginning of the drag racing season… sort of. There have already been two Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series divisionals along with a couple of big time bracket races. Last… read more

SOUTHERN SPORTSMAN SHOWDOWN SET TO BEGIN

Grassroots racers are set to converge upon South Georgia Motorsports Park for the Johnson's Horsepowered Garage Southern Sportsman Showdown March 19-21, and the impressive list of those planning to… read more

DEFINITELY NOT A PUSSYCAT

Michael Cole’s 8-Second Hellcat Is Surprisingly Stock … Words/Photos Rod Short … If cars have names meant to reflect their character, then you can expect that Michael Cole’s Hellcat is no pussycat. read more

PHILADELPHIA FLYER

Nick Reiter’s Rare 1971 Charger Flies In Stock Eliminator … Words/Photos Rod Short … What’s one of the best reasons to attend a NHRA event? One fan recently explained that it’s like attending a car… read more

FREDDIE TURZA NAMED VP RACING FUELS LUBRICANTS MANAGER

VP Racing Fuels Inc., a global leader in performance fuels, lubricants, and additives, today announced the appointment of motorsports veteran Freddie Turza as Lubricants Sales Manager. "Freddie was… read more

ANAMORPHIC ART

Jim Jack has been a chaplain for Racers For Christ for... let's just say... a long time. He writes a monthly column and we're honored to now publish it on our website. For more info on Racers For… read more

DeJORIA BRINGS MOMENTUM INTO THE 2021 SEASON

NHRA Funny Car driver Alexis DeJoria is ready to begin her quest for her first NHRA Camping World Drag Racing Series world championship as the season gets underway in less than a month. The… read more

eCARMOVER BACKING PRUSIENSKY RACING
MOTORPLEX DISTRIBUTES BOTTLED WATER
MUSI RACING ADDS TO LIST OF MWDRS BACKERS
CHANGE
PRO WINTER WARM-UP
MICKEY THOMPSON TIRES SPONSORS NEW NMRA CLASS
LIKE HELL ON WHEELS
MICKEY THOMPSON TIRES BACK AT LIGHTS OUT 12
A CHEATING BUNCH
ASHLEY ADDS THE DAILY CRAVE

The High Performer Award

ED QUAY

With a coarse voice and a common sense approach to all things, Ed Quay is a man who is never afraid to offer help to anyone, an endearing quality and one which certifies him as a true High Performer. For a man who barely made it through the educational system growing up, he has become an expert in the field of geometry as it relates to race cars. read more

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