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History In The Making: The Development Of The Dominator Carburetor

This story appeared previously in our pages but it's interesting enough to post again. … The actual story behind the development of the 4500 Dominator carburetor might very well have begun as early… read more

Mickey Thompson Is Ready For A Showdown

STOW, OHIO – Feb. 13, 2019 – Mickey Thompson Tires & Wheels is ready for an old-fashioned drag racing showdown. The well-known racing tire manufacturer has announced a sponsorship agreement with Don… read more

Race Star Wheels Welcomes NHRA Racers And Fans To New Midway Exhibit

KEARNEY, MO – Feb. 12, 2019 – Race Star Wheels, manufacturer of street performance and drag wheels, debuts their new NHRA midway exhibit at the Winternationals in Pomona. Coupled with their new… read more

NHRA Winternationals Monday Final Round Results

Photos Richard Brady … POMONA, Calif. – The season-opening event of the 2019 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series concluded Monday at the 59th annual Lucas Oil NHRA Winternationals presented by… read more

Join The Fun - DRAW's 2019 Tracy Winters Memorial Golf Tournament

Once again, the Drag Racing Association of Women (DRAW) will hold their annual Tracy Winters Memorial Golf Tournament to be held at the Ironwood Golf Course on Wednesday March 13, the day prior to… read more

NHRA Winternationals Eliminations Postponed Until Monday Feb. 11

POMONA, Calif. – NHRA officials postponed eliminations for the Lucas Oil NHRA Winternationals presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com at Auto Club Raceway until Monday, February 11, following a day of… read more

Race Star Wheels Announces 2019 Contingency And Series Sponsorships

KEARNEY, MO – Feb. 8, 2019 – Race Star Wheels, a manufacturer of elite drag racing and street performance wheels, enters the 2019 racing season with commitments to support several racing series. read more

Roger Conley Named NMCA/NMRA National Tech Director

Santa Ana, CA (February 8, 2019) - The NMRA Ford Nationals and NMCA Muscle Car Nationals is proud to announce Roger Conley as the National Tech Director, overseeing technical and safety operations… read more

Grim Joins PDRA As Competition & Tech Director, Cartwright Promoted To Assistant Event Director

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. (February 8, 2019) – The Professional Drag Racers Association (PDRA) continues to develop its 2019 leadership team, as the series announced today the addition of Lonnie Grim as… read more

Austin Prock To Banner Montana Brand / Rocky Mountain Twist In 2019

Rookie nitro driver Austin Prock will make his Top Fuel debut in the Montana Brand and Rocky Mountain Twist Top Fuel Dragster at the Lucas Oil NHRA Winternationals on Friday. John Force Racing… read more

Jeg Coughlin Jr. Can Add To Legacy By Earning Seventh NHRA Title In 2019

POMONA, Calif. (Feb. 6) -- The last time Jeg Coughlin Jr. finished second in the championship points, all the way back in 1999, he returned the following year and won 10 races in 14 final-round… read more

Krista Baldwin Is Ready To Rock In Southern California At The NHRA Winternationals

Krista Baldwin Is Ready to Rock in Southern California with Sharma Contractors, Utility Trailer Sales of Southern California, and WIX Filters with special guest Sublime Drummer Bud Gaugh … February… read more

WFO Radio NHRA Nitro Podcast 2019 Episode 05

Tony Schumacher addresses his sponsorship situation at the start of the WFO Radio NHRA Nitro Podcast. Ron Capps prepares for his 25th season of NHRA Drag Racing in his annual pre-season discussion on… read more

Fuelin' Around Book Signing At NHRA Winternationals

Philadelphia, PA (February 5, 2019) J.K. KELLY, author of the popular motorsports novel FUELIN’ AROUND, will be signing copies of his latest book at the DRAW booth on the NHRA Midway at the season… read more

Magic Dry Top Fuel Harley Rider Rickey House Sets Sights On 2019 World Championship

HOUSTON (Feb. 5) -- Rickey House has been a multi-time national event winner and solid title contender in the two years since the Mickey Thompson Tires Top Fuel Harley Drag Racing Series has competed… read more

E3 Announces Multi-Year Expanded Partnership With Don Schumacher Racing

Ponte Vedra, FL (February 5, 2019) - E3, manufacturer of a full line of E3 Diamond FIRE racing products, is pleased to announce a multi-year sponsorship contract renewal with Don Schumacher Racing. read more

Scott Palmer Lays Out Aggressive Plans For Magic Dry Organic Absorbent Top Fuel Dragster

POMONA, Calif. (Feb. 4) -- The winter break from drag racing has given Top Fuel pro Scott Palmer plenty of time to reflect on last year and make plans for the future. The always popular, blue-collar… read more

WAKE UP!!!

You had better have your fingers on your computer keyboard tomorrow morning if you're expecting to get an entry to the K&N Spring Fling presented by Optima Batteries at Galot Motorsports Park. It's… read more

Jeff Isbell To Run Full 2019 NHRA Pro Stock Schedule

Jeff Isbell might not be a household name in the NHRA Pro Stock category, but after 2019 it will be. Jeff and five-time world champion engine builder Nick Ferri plan to run the full eighteen race… read more

CTECH Manufacturing Steps In As Title Sponsor For K&K Motorsports

Casper, WY (2/2/2019) – We are delighted to announce that CTECH Manufacturing will step in as our Title Partner to get things going for 2019. "We has been in very complicated negotiations with an… read more