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Legendary Darlington Dragway, IHRA Extend Sanctioning Agreement

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Darlington Dragway has over four-decades of history with the International Hot Rod Association (IHRA). The legendary South Carolina track at one of America’s great motorsports… read more

Fall Fling 500K

Keep this one on your calendar - September 17-21 - $500,000 to win. Pre-entires open up on March 5 and limited to 385 entries only. You don;t want to miss this one. read more

Two New Drivers Join Bob Vandergriff Racing For 2019 Season

(January 17, 2019) – Veteran Drag Racer Shawn Reed and A-Fuel Driver Josh Hart join Bob Vandergriff Racing in 2019. The two drivers will join teammate Jordan Vandergriff competing in the NHRA Mello… read more

WFO Radio NHRA Nitro Podcast 2019 Episode 02

Ned Walliser, NHRA VP of Competition, gives the scoop on the Gainesville Raceway concrete project. Steve Williams, 2018 Lucas Oil Super Comp World Champion, recaps his break through season. NHRA’s… read more

Lucas Oil, Pat Musi Racing Engines And Musi Racing Continue Partnership In 2019

(January 15, 2019) MOORESVILLE, NC — Lucas Oil announced today that its longtime relationship with Pat Musi Racing Engines and Musi Racing will continue for the 2019 season on a number of different… read more

Optimists & Pessimists - This Week's Blog

Football season. I’m not a real big sports fan but I do try to keep track of things in the sports world. And of course during the course of “our” season, it’s kind of hard to follow other sports with… read more

Houston Raceway Park 'Making The Switch' To Pennzoil

BAYTOWN, Texas (Jan. 14) -- Houston Raceway Park (HRP), the iconic drag strip located in the Houston suburb of Baytown, is "Making the Switch" to Pennzoil® through a new multi-year relationship that… read more

Legion Of Honor Inductions

The National Nostalgia Drag Racing Association (NNDRA) held their annual Legion of Honor induction ceremonies this past weekend at the York US30 (PA) Reunion and Heritage Days held at the gorgeous… read more

Stock And Super Stock Class Eliminations To Be Held At Baby Gators Divisional Prior To Gatornationals

This year Stock and Super Stock class eliminations will not be held at the Gatornationals like in years’ past. Instead they will be contested a week earlier at the NHRA Division 2 Baby Gators event… read more

Aeromotive Named The Official Fuel System For Frank Hawley’s Drag Racing School

Lenexa, KS, (January 10, 2019)…Aeromotive, the market leader in fuel delivery systems and components, announces they are the Official Fuel System in 2019 for Frank Hawley’s Drag Racing School. Over… read more

WFO Radio NHRA Nitro Podcast 2019 Episode 01

The NHRA Nitro Podcast kicks off 2019 with Magic Dry Top Fuel racer Scott Palmer and Pro Stock driver Shane Tucker. NHRA's Alan Reinhart and host Joe Castello cover the latest news on this first of… read more

Magic Dry Organic Absorbent Assumes Title Sponsorship Of NHRA National Event In Phoenix

GLENDORA, Calif. (January 9, 2019) – NHRA officials announced today that Magic Dry Organic Absorbent will be the title sponsor of the second race of the Mello Yello Drag Racing Series. The 35th… read more

Lucas Oil Continues Partnership With Chase-N-Dad Team In 2019

(WAXAHACHIE, TEXAS, January 10) Lucas Oil will be returning to Division 4 racing as a Chase-N-Dad Racing partner. The father-son duo exclusively uses the full line of Lucas Oil products and carry a… read more

NHRA Announces “Unfinished Business” Competition Featuring Drag Racing Legends

GLENDORA, Calif. (January 8, 2019) – Eight of the most beloved figures in the sport of NHRA drag racing will come together to compete in NHRA’s “Unfinished Business” event during the 50th annual… read more

Pro Stock Veteran Brogdon Teams Up With Elite Motorsports In 2019

Veteran Rodger Brogdon will team with Erica Enders, Jeg Coughlin Jr., and Alex Laughlin for a run at 2019 NHRA Mello Yello Pro Stock championship. During last year’s NHRA Spring Nationals at Houston… read more

Up On The Soapbox – This Week’s Two Cents

It’s practice tree season with what appears to be at least a dozen or so Practice Tree Races across the country set to take place or have done so already. Some of which are paying out some rather… read more

Team Aruba Readies For 2019 Tour, Including Four NHRA National Events

ORANJESTAD, Aruba (January 7, 2019): Team Aruba enjoyed a historic year in 2018. They debuted a gorgeous new Jerry Haas-built 2018 Mustang, attended their first ever NHRA U.S. Nationals, went to the… read more

State Of The Sport - Part 1

(This was first printed in the November print issue of Drag Racing Edge. It is a very honest and frank report on how we perceive the sport we all love is positioned in this day and age, although it… read more

One Month Away - Racing Starts IHRA Style

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.- The International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) Summit Sportsman Spectacular season opener is less than one month away February 1-3, at State Capitol Raceway, Port Allen, La. The… read more

Magic Dry Organic Absorbent On Rickey House's Top Fuel Harley

TULSA, Okla. (Jan. 3) -- Midwest Organics will promote Magic Dry Organic Absorbent on Rickey House's Top Fuel Harley in 2019, it was announced Thursday. House, a two-time national event winner in the… read more