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Massel Reveals New Sponsor, In-Depth Access To His Racing

The Season Veteran Drag Racer Turned Fox Sports Pit Reporter Bruno Massel Plans To Integrate His Two Worlds … Story by Bobby Bennett … Massel, a past NHRA Comp Eliminator world champion, will not… read more

Jordan Vandergriff Making NHRA Top Fuel Debut At Arizona Nationals

(February 20, 2019) – Jordan Vandergriff will make his Top Fuel debut in the D-A Lubricant – PennGrade High Performance Oil dragster this weekend at the Magic Dry Organic Absorbent NHRA Arizona… read more

WIX Filters Announces Sponsorship Extension With Team Kalitta For 2019 NHRA Season

GASTONIA, N.C. (February 20, 2019)– WIX®Filters, a global manufacturer of filtration products, has announced its partnership renewal with Kalitta Motorsports for the 2019 National Hot Rod Association… read more

Despite The Forecasted Cold, JEGS.com Pro Jeg Coughlin Jr. Ready To Heat Up Phoenix

CHANDLER, Ariz. (Feb. 19) -- It looks like this weekend's 35th annual Magic Dry Organic Absorbent NHRA Arizona Nationals may set records for chilly temperatures, but five-time Pro Stock champion… read more

Mickey Thompson Backs NMCA Street Outlaw Class

STOW, OH – Feb. 19, 2019: Mickey Thompson Tires & Wheels is the official sponsor of the Street Outlaw drag racing category for the 2019 National Muscle Car Association (NMCA) season. Mixing big power… read more

Past Arizona Winner Rickey House Has Magic Dry Nitro Harley Set Up For Big Weekend

CHANDLER, Ariz. (Feb. 18) -- Rickey House knows what it takes to win at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park having conquered the track on his Magic Dry Organic Absorbent Top Fuel Harley just two years… read more

Smart Decision-Making Leads Taylor Jr. To First National Event Win

Story by: Alex Owens … John Taylor Jr. doesn’t care for the typical 9 to 5 day to day grind. He likes to keep it fresh and mix things up in life. With his wife Rebecca always by his side, the… read more

Rickie Smith Changes Things Up In 2019

Although it might not seem like it, this is Rickie Smith's Pro Mod car for 2019. One, it doesn't have a 903 c.i. Pat Musi nitrous infused engine sticking out of the hood and two, it's not a Chevy… read more

Could This Be The Future Of Racing?

Words/Photos Richard Brady … Some of you who know me, know my love for all things Camaro, and that includes both the older versions as well as the newer ones. I had money down on a Nickey Chevrolet… read more

VP Racing Fuels Acquires Tennessee Location

San Antonio, Texas (February 14, 2019) VP Racing Fuels, Inc., today announced they have acquired a new property and facility in Huntingdon, Tennessee, citing a favorable atmosphere for business… read more

Unfinished Business Toyota Camrys Pay Tribute To Iconic Cars Of The NHRA legends

NHRA legends "Big Daddy" Don Garlits, Don "the Snake" Prudhomme, Shirley Muldowney, Joe Amato, Ed "the Ace" McCulloch, Kenny Bernstein, Warren Johnson, and Terry Vance will compete in these custom… read more

WFO Radio NHRA Nitro Podcast 2019 Episode 06

Photo courtsey of Brian Hough Racing. Top Alcohol racing wives Mindy Hough and Taylor Cowie each kiss gold in the winners circle at Pomona. … Lucas Oil Winternationals Winners Edition featuring… read more

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