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DSR EQUIPPED WITH PRESSUREPRO FOR FIRST ‘LONG HAUL’ RACE SINCE 2020 RESTART

BROWNSBURG, Ind. (September 24, 2020) – Don Schumacher Racing’s fleet of 18 ‘big rig’ semitrucks departed from the team’s Brownsburg, Ind. headquarters today to make the 881-mile journey to… read more

"THE SCALE OF CHANGE"

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

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

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

A message from NHRA President Glen Cromwell: … 2020 is a year we will never forget. As the country and the world paused in the face of COVID-19, NHRA, like other sports sanctioning bodies, canceled… read more

FALL FLING PRE-RACE

The next two weeks are going to be pretty exciting for the hundreds of racers who will be attending the Sparco Fall Fling at GALOT Motorsports Park in North Carolina, followed by the next week when… read more

OL' DAZE

Words/Photos John McCartney & Michael "Mashie" Mihalko … There is a great deal of history that can be found in and around Island Dragway located in Great Meadow, New Jersey. So much history that has… read more

WILL SMITH MOTORSPORTS SCORES FIRST WIN WITH HIRATA MOTORSPORTS

EARLVILLE, IA (Sept. 16, 2020) - In what driver Will Smith calls a “perfect day” the Smith/Hirata duo pulled out their first win together at the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series regional event at… read more

STACKED FIELD TO BATTLE IN MOSER SPORTSMAN SHOOTOUT SEASON FINALE

The NHRA South Central Division Moser Sportsman Shootout, originally scheduled for April, will take place Saturday, Sept. 19 in conjunction with the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series doubleheader… read more

.90 NATIONALS RESULTS & PHOTOS

Maple Grove Raceway- Reading, Pa – The 4th Annual .90 Nationals rumbled into Maple Grove Raceway this past weekend after a 3-year hiatus. The event that had jumped around to a few different venues… read more

NOT THE EURO FINALS

British race fans were finally treated to a good dose of nitro on this long anticipated weekend, the first for a year for some of the Big Show machinery. It was held on the same weekend that the… read more

IT'S OFFICIAL

The Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Trade Show will not take place as scheduled in December. We sincerely appreciate your commitment and support of the PRI Show. Despite health and safety… read more

CLASS RACER NATIONALS EQUALS SUCCESS

Words/Photos Phil Hutchison More photos on our Photo Gallery … The race, the brainchild of Tim Fletcher and Class Racer president Ken Miele filled a void with the cancelation of the annual Mopar… read more