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THE CALL TO THE HALL

Our congratulations go out to Larry Dixon on his call for induction into the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America this year. In honor of him, we're reminded of just what a "car guy" he is with this… read more

JUSTIN ASHLEY POURS RISE NITRO BREWING COMPANY INTO 2021 SPONSORSHIP MIX

Justin Ashley Racing is taking advantage of new category opportunities through a marketing partnership with New York City-based RISE Brewing Co, the creators and distributors of RISE Nitro Cold Brew… read more

TALKIN' LIVE WITH DARWIN DOLL

With the passing of the last surviving member of NHRA’s first Division Director class over the holidays, we thought it interesting to flashback to an interview we published in Drag Racing Action in… read more

SUMMIT RACING RETURNS AS MWDRS TITLE SPONSOR

For the third-straight season, Summit Racing Equipment returns in 2021 as title rights holder to the Summit Mid-West Drag Racing Series presented by J&A Service (MWDRS). "When Summit came on board… read more

FIRE

No matter what you’re told today, things really were a lot simpler “back in the day.” When most of us were traveling around the country with our race cars on open trailers, one look in the mirror of… read more

MIKE GREEN JOINS JUSTIN ASHLEY RACING

Justin Ashley Racing announced today world championship-winning crew chief Mike Green has joined the Strutmasters.com/Auto Shocker Top Fuel dragster team. The move comes as Ashley looks ahead to the… read more

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

Our wishes for a safe, healthy and prosperous New Year. Thank you to all who have supported us throughtout the years. May 2021 bring us back to what was normal! read more

THE STRAIGHTLINE - OMG

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

NEW YEARS NATIONALS

Live from Palm Beach International Raceway, the New Year Nationals has become the go to event for finishing up the old year and kicking off the new one. Racing starts Thursday at 5:30 central. read more

BINGO

Another flashback story to 2006 in Drag Racing Action about luck. Luck Can Play A Role In Racing … Did I ever mention that I hate Bingo? This all came back to me because of the seemingly endless… read more

THE GOAT

Not The Animal But Drag Racing's Greatest Of All Time Photos Richard Brady … In every sport we have those who are termed as the GOAT; the Greatest Of All Time. The National Football League has… read more

Sad Words

Sad words come to us that the last surviving member of the original NHRA Division Directors, Darwin Doll, passed away. He along with Darrel Zimmerman (who passed earlier this year), Buster Couch, Bob… read more

MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL

Here's hopping Santa brings you health, happiness and an abundance of race wins! read more

HOLDING IT ALL TOGETHER

There’s A Reason Behind The Proper Use Of Nuts And Bolts A flashback story to 2006 and Drag Racing Action, but still very valid today. … Maintenance is defined as “to keep up, or to keep in a… read more

DSR REFLECTS ON THE 2020 NHRA SEASON

2020 brought a great deal of pressure onto the sports world, and NHRA drag racing was no exception. Despite all of the unique challenges, Don Schumacher Racing enjoyed many bright spots both on and… read more

CHOOSING A NEW HOMESTEAD

Choosing A Motorhome For Towing Shouldn’t Be A Complicated Issue … It was a long time ago when motorhomes were just starting to become fashionable amongst racers when I had a customer of mine who… read more

2021 NHRA HOT ROD HERITAGE SERIES SCHEDULE

NHRA has announced the eight-race schedule for the 2021 NHRA Hot Rod Heritage Racing Series, featuring the NHRA Motorsports Museum’s Hot Rod Reunions. The series will feature thrilling racing action… read more

SECOND CONSECUTIVE PDRA PRO NITROUS CHAMPIONSHIP FOR JIM HALSEY

Photo by Tara Bowker/Graphic by Matt Levonas … Over the course of the last two Professional Drag Racers Association (PDRA) seasons, Jim Halsey has experienced two very different paths to the Switzer… read more

VP RACING FUELS PARTNERS WITH INSINGER PERFORMANCE

VP Racing Fuels, Inc., a global leader in performance fuels, lubricants, and additives, today announced the addition of Insinger Performance as a distributor for Maryland, New Jersey, New York… read more

‘FLINGS ELIMINATE PRE-ENTRY FORMAT FOR 2021

Game-changing has been synonymous with the 'Fling brand since 2010. The upcoming racing season will be no different. Co-promoters Peter Biondo and Kyle Seipel announced today that there will be a “No… read more