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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

Oakley Motorsports Extends Sponsorship of D3 TD & TS

The NHRA North Central Division along with Oakley Motorsports and Diamond Piston are proud to announce that they have extended their sponsorship of the North Central Divisions Top Dragster and Top… read more

York US30 Reunion

YORK, PA – The drag racing operations at York US30 Dragway, Thomasville, PA at the York Airport ceased presenting the finest drag racing events in the country at the end of the 1979 season, however… read more

Scott Palmer Will Campaign Magic Dry Organic Absorbent Top Fuel Dragster

TULSA, Okla. (Dec. 30) -- Top Fuel fan favorite Scott Palmer will remain with Tommy Thompson Motorsports in 2019, campaigning the Magic Dry Organic Absorbent Top Fuel dragster in the NHRA Mello Yello… read more

Jeff Teuton To Division 4 Hall Of Fame

DALLAS --The NHRA South Central Division 4 announced that Jeff Teuton will be inducted into the NHRA South Central Division 4 Hall of Fame. The Division 4 Hall of Fame honors individuals, drivers… read more

MMTV Live From Palm Beach International Raceway

The final MotorManiaTV webcast of the 2018 season on MMTV live from Palm Beach International Raceway in Florida. Action for the 4th Annual New Year Nationals starts at 8:30 eastern Saturday morning… read more

Brostol Dragway Embarks On An Exciting Season

Highlights: • Dragway schedule highlighted by the 19th annual NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals on Father's Day weekend (June 14-16) • Bristol Chevy Show returns as one of the largest Chevrolet display… read more

Prayers For Shawn Gann

This was reported by Jack Korpela and Cycledrag.com. … Cycledrag.com has learned that longtime NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle racer Shawn Gann was involved in a serious motorcycle accident. The dragbike… read more

Byron Dragway Celebrates 55 Years

BYRON, Illinois (Thursday, December 20, 2018) - Byron Dragway will celebrate it’s 55th Anniversary Season in 2019 with milestone special events, an inaugural hall of fame induction ceremony, and a… read more

This Week 12/18 On WFO Radio

The WFO Radio Podcast NHRA Parade of Champions continues with Pro Stock Motorcycle Champion Matt Smith and Stock Eliminator Champion Brian McClanahan. Krista Baldwin discusses her future in A/FD. read more

International Drag Racing Hall of Fame "Class of 2019"

Ocala, Fla. (December 17, 2018) – The Don Garlits Museum of Drag Racing, home of the International Drag Racing Hall of Fame, has announced the Class of 2019 honorees to the Hall of Fame. This select… read more

NMCA Announces 2019 Chevrolet Performance Challenge Series Schedule

NMCA Hosts 2019 Chevrolet Performance Challenge Series at five events: • Chevrolet Performance Challenge Series hosted at the NMCA All-Star Nationals, Memphis Homecoming, Super Bowl of Street Legal… read more

Elite Motorsports and Modern Racing Add Tuner

(December 17, 2018) MOORESVILLE, NC — The quickly expanding conglomerate formed by Elite Motorsports and Modern Racing has taken another step forward. The team is proud to announce the addition of… read more

Krista Baldwin Acquires Nitro University

PITTSBORO, IN (December 14, 2018) Krista Baldwin has acquired the Nitro University A/Fuel dragster team for the 2019 season. Baldwin has been the driver of the team since 2016. She plans to make 5… read more

Best of Texas BBQ Sauce Funny Car Schedule

Excitement and anticipation is building for funny car fans and racers as Funny Car Chaos announces its inaugural Championship tour dates for 2019! The new year will mark the debut of the Best of… read more

Modern Racing Continues Rapid Expansion

(December 12, 2018) MOORESVILLE, NC — After a very successful year in 2018, Modern Racing, the venture formed by championship-winning tuner and motorsports electronics expert Justin Elkes, continues… read more

NMCA News: Dodge Expands NMCA Involvment

Dodge Provides Free NMCA Membership to Dodge Challenger R/T Scat Pack 1320 Owners … • Complimentary entry to all six NMCA events to compete in the Dodge // Mopar HEMI Shootout category … • Onsite… read more

This Week 12/11 On WFO Radio

The Parade of NHRA Champions continues with Mello Yello Pro Stock Champion Tanner Gray and Top Dragster Champion Paul Nero. Alan Reinhart discusses the life of NHRA Legend Dick LaHaie with host Joe… read more