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SFG REALIGNS MANAGEMENT TEAM AS 2ND HALF OF SEASON COMMENCES, MILES TO TAKE OVER AS RACE DIRECTOR

Chicago, IL. (Aug. 25, 2020) - As the 2nd half of the SFG Promotions season races into action with the JEGS Labor Day Bracket Bash September 4-6, SFG is announcing changes to its management team. The… read more

HOOKED ON DRAG RACING

Here we go taxing the old memory banks again, and this may get a little long winded. It was the early ‘70s and I was hooked on drag racing… bad. How bad? Pretty bad. Let me explain. In 1969, the… read more

CHAMPIONSHIP CONTENDERS EMERGE AS PDRA ENTERS SECOND HALF OF SEASON AT SUMMER SHOOTOUT

DINWIDDIE, Va. (Aug. 24, 2020)– Now three races into the 2020 season, the world championship contenders in the Professional Drag Racers Association (PDRA) have started to emerge. The championship… read more

ALTERNATIVE RACES

In last week’s Blog (https://dragracingedge.com/the-blog/), I mentioned about the cancelation of so many events this year. But as I mentioned, “…there are a lot of other events if you really want to… read more

THISISBRACKETRACING ELITE INSIDER - IS THERE AN ADVANTAGE TO USING BLINDERS?

Welcome to the latest edition of our segment, "ELITE Insider" ! If you're new, this is a weekly look at some "inside" information within our membership community, ThisIsBracketRacing ELITE . This… read more

CHOICE OF THROWBACK CAR DESIGN FOR U.S. NATIONALS AN EASY ONE FOR JEG COUGHLIN JR.

DELAWARE, Ohio (Aug. 20) -- When the drivers in the NHRA Pro Stock class got together and decided to run throwback car designs at this year's 66th annual Denso Spark Plugs U.S. Nationals, five-time… read more

DSR RAMPS UP EFFORTS FOR RILEY HOSPITAL FOR CHILDREN APPROACHING THE NHRA U.S. NATIONALS

BROWNSBURG, Ind. (August 20, 2020) – One of the most highly-anticipated traditions each year at Don Schumacher Racing is the annual Open House to benefit Riley Children’s Foundation. Since 2006, drag… read more

DEEP STAGING - WHERE WE CAME FROM

When I graduated from high school (and no sly remarks about that being when diplomas were carved on stones) and after a brief college career (yes, I finished college in four months… couldn’t take it… read more

REMEMBER WHEN - GONE TODAY

Since I have been shooting drag racing an awful long time there have been a number of facilities which have been shuttered for one reason or another. Tracks which I always enjoyed going to. Tracks… read more

JEGS SPORTSNATIONALS SET FOR FIRST STOP AT HISTORIC NEW ENGLAND DRAGWAY

EPPING, N.H. (Aug. 18) - Just weeks after the successful conclusion of JEGS Speedweek at National Trail Raceway, the popular JEGS SPORTSnationals will make its first stop in the Northeast this… read more

CANCELLED-POSTPONED
THISISBRACKETRACING TECH TALK - DO I NEED DATA ACQUISITION?
NHRA ANNOUNCES REVISED STRUCTURE FOR STOCK AND SUPER STOCK AT U.S. NATIONALS
OBSERVATIONS
THISISBRACKETRACING ELITE INSIDER - PRE-RACE ROUTINE
S. TORRENCE, CAPPS, J. COUGHLIN JR. AND SAMPEY WALLY WINNERS AT DODGE NHRA INDY NATIONALS
CRUISEN RED LODGE
SANTA POD'S NOSTALGIA DRAGS
SEMA SHOW CANCELLED FOR 2020
PRO STOCK LEADER JEG COUGHLIN JR. PLANS TO REMAIN ON THE OFFENSIVE AT INDY 3