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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

KB Racing Expands Brain Trust With Championship Tuner Dave Connolly

MOORESVILLE, N.C. (February 1, 2019) – Ken Black's championship Pro Stock team will gain fresh perspective in the 2019 season of NHRA's Mello Yello Drag Racing Series with the addition of Pro Stock… read more

Arby’s Named Title Sponsor For NHRA Southern Nationals In Atlanta

GLENDORA, Calif. (February 1, 2019) – NHRA officials announced today that Arby’s will be the title sponsor of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series race at Atlanta Dragway. The 39th annual Arby’s… read more

Dodge//SRT, Mopar Add NHRA National Event Title Sponsorships At Houston And Las Vegas Races

February 1, 2019 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - Dodge//SRT and Mopar announced today a partnership with Pennzoil to pump up participation in the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA), doubling their number of… read more

In The Works: $150K Competition Eliminator Payout For Division 4 Racers

Over the last several years we've all watched the participation in Comp Eliminator slowly decline. There are several factors that contributed to this. From the rising cost, low payouts and options to… read more

Drag Racer's Party

If you're in the area on Saturday, February 16, the Eastern Museum of Motor Racing (EMMR) located in York Springs, PA on the Latimore Valley Race Track grounds, will host a party and round table… read more

WFO Radio NHRA Nitro Podcast 2019 Episode 04

Todd Smith, 2x Mello Yello World Champion crew chief for Kalitta Motorsports is our in-studio guest for the hour. Smith discusses growing up in Oklahoma (405), the championship season, his driver… read more

Lucas Oil Joins Forces With Moline Motorsports For 2019 Race Season

(CUSHING, OKLAHOMA January 30) Moline Motorsports has partnered with Lucas Oil in 2019. The family race team based out of Cushing, Oklahoma is carrying on a 30+ year family history of drag racing. An… read more

Weather Forces The Postponement Of IHRA Summit Sportsman Spectacular At State Capitol Raceway

PORT ALLEN, La.- Officials with the International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) and State Capitol Raceway have postponed the Feb. 1-3 IHRA Summit Sportsman Spectacular event due to the unfavorable… read more