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TROY COUGHLIN JR. SUBDUED BY TIRE SPIN IN SEMIFINALS OF EPPING DIVISIONAL

EPPING, N.H. (Sept. 7) - Reigning North Central Region Top Alcohol Dragster champion Troy Coughlin Jr. surrendered the East Region points lead Saturday with an untimely semifinal loss to Josh Hart… read more

CANCELLED!

BENSON, N.C. (Sept. 4, 2019)– PDRA Drag Wars presented by Pro Line Racing, Sept. 5-7 at GALOT Motorsports Park in Benson, N.C., has been canceled, race officials announced today. The path of… read more

THE INDY REPORT

A number of years I ago I had a conversation with a first-year-to-Indy racer who explained to me he had always wanted to attend the event but was warned it could be a s—t show. Obviously we laughed… read more

INDY PHOTOS

Random images from the the marathon which is known to all as Indy. Click on Photo Gallery. read more

WELCOME TO INDY!

I haven’t been racing that long (no comments please) as compared to some who have been to U.S. Nationals since what appears to be eons. This is the 65th anniversary of what is probably the… read more

E3 SPARK PLUGS, FIREADE JOIN ED FEDERKEIL TO PROMOTE HOODS FOR HEROES AND THE RONNIE THAMES FOUNDATION AT U.S. NATIONALS

Dania Beach, FL (August 22, 2019) --- Competition Eliminator racer Ed Federkeil will be competing at the prestigious Chevrolet Performance Parts NHRA U.S. Nationals Labor Day weekend in Indianapolis… read more

DSR CELEBRATES RILEY CHILDREN’S FOUNDATION PARTNERSHIP DURING NHRA U.S. NATIONALS WEEK

BROWNSBURG, Ind. (August 23, 2019) – Before Indianapolis-based Don Schumacher Racing (DSR) takes to the track for the 65th annual NHRA U.S. Nationals next weekend, the winningest team in NHRA history… read more

AN LODRS WIN AND THE COMELLAS FOCUS ON THE INDY HEMI CHALLENGE

Words/Photos Phil Hutchison … Super Stock racer, Steve Comella, checked one thing of his bucket list with his win at the recent LODRS event at Cecil Country driving the Comella family 1968 Hemi SS/AH… read more

PRO MOD VS. RVW ‘JUDGEMENT DAY’ ADDED TO COMP CAMS SHAKEDOWN NATIONALS XVII

DINWIDDIE, Va. (Aug. 24, 2019)– The heated debate between Pro Mod racers and Radial vs. the World (RVW) competitors will be settled during the Comp Cams Shakedown Nationals XVII, Sept. 19-21 at… read more

TROY COUGHLIN JR. WINS BATTLE AT THE BEECH, HIS THIRD TOP ALCOHOL DRAGSTER VICTORY OF '19

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (Aug. 25) -- Reigning North Central Region Top Alcohol Dragster champion Troy Coughlin Jr. is claiming points in Division 1 this year, but he's still showing off in Division 3… read more

FRONT-RUNNING THREESOME FROM TEAM JEGS TO TAKE ON ALL-COMERS AT 'BATTLE AT THE BEECH'
THE BACKBONE OF THE SPORT
COMELLA, ZANE, AND DOLL TAKE WINS AT CECIL COUNTY LUCAS OIL DIVISIONAL
SUPPORTING THE SPORT
DEEP STAGING - DRAG RACING IS DEAD?
REMEMBER WHEN - THE OLD FALLNATIONALS
WFO RADIO NHRA NITRO PODCAST EPISODE 32
KOWALSKI, ROSS WIN PRO GAS AT FONTANA, GALANTE AND SNOW TAKE SUPER STREET HONORS
SHANE TUCKER ADDS NC MACHINE AND TOOL TO PRO STOCK TEAM FOR BRAINERD NATIONALS

The High Performer Award

Graham Light

If things had been different, we might be talking about the vice-president of Capital Records rather than the retiring senior vice president of racing operations for the National Hot Rod Association. read more

Rick Feaster

He’s not a racer, but certainly a car guy as evidenced by the ’69 Corvette he originally purchased as a basket case, not to mention the many others he has completely rebuilt and restored. However, there is much more than that to Rick Feaster, who has been a part of the sport for a long time helping racers with their needs. read more

Tom McEwen

Certainly, one who is most deserving of the accolade as a Hedman High Performer, the name of Tom “the Mongoose” McEwen always seemed to fall between the cracks. With his passing earlier this year, it brought to mind all he has accomplished throughout his years in and out of the seat. read more