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PDRA, VIRGINIA MOTORSPORTS PARK GET PERMISSION TO ALLOW FANS AT MID-ATLANTIC SHOWDOWN

Photo by James Sisk … DINWIDDIE, VA (July 20, 2020) – Spectators will be allowed to attend the Professional Drag Racers Association (PDRA) Proline Racing Mid-Atlantic Showdown presented by Frederick… read more

ISSUES

Funny how things can change on a dime, or in this case, some $800 worth of entry fees. I spoke a couple of weeks ago about what a difference that little bulb on the guardwall can make when it lights… read more

ANTHONY BERTOZZI NIPS MIKE COUGHLIN TO EARN RECORD FIFTH SPORTSNATIONALS TITLE

HEBRON, Ohio (July 20) - Anthony Bertozzi, one of NHRA's most decorated sportsman drag racers, passed another milestone Monday when he drove to the Top Dragster title during the rain-delayed final… read more

2020 JEGS NHRA SPORTSNATIONALS MONDAY FINAL ROUND RESULTS

Top Alcohol Dragster - Megan Meyer over Mike Bucher … Top Alcohol Funny Car - DJ Cox over Sean Bellemeur … Competition Eliminator - Chad Voges over Greg Kamplain … Super Stock - Jeff Dona over Todd… read more

WebMD FOLLOWS PAUL LEE

July 16, 2020 (BROWNSBURG, IN) The WebMD Corporation follows Paul Lee’s journey back to 330 mph Nitro Funny Cars after he suffered a widow-maker heart attack in 2016. “The Green Light” showcases the… read more

DENVER, BRAINERD NHRA EVENTS POSTPONED, THIRD INDIANAPOLIS DATE ADDED

GLENDORA, Calif. (July 17, 2020) – NHRA announced today that the Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals Presented By Pennzoil at Bandimere Speedway in Denver, Colo. (Aug. 7-9) and the Lucas Oil NHRA… read more

TEAM JEGS EXPANDS TO FIVE DRIVERS FOR JEGS SPEEDWEEK DOUBLEHEADER

HEBRON, Ohio (July 14) -- There will be plenty of JEGS yellow and black at one of the high-performance auto parts giant's biggest events of the year, JEGS Speedweek, a double-header race taking place… read more

SOME QUICK THOUGHTS

Possibly one of the biggest stories in our sport this year has been the time off due to COVID. I posed the question in our latest print issue of Drag Racing Edge in my editorial, “Where were you?” If… read more

THISISBRACKETRACING TECH TALK - WEIGHT TO ET RATIO

Welcome to our segment, "Tech Talk"! This week I cover an interesting topic: Weight to ET Ratio. Check out the video below to hear my thoughts how much weight equals .01 ET on track based on my… read more

JEG COUGHLIN JR. SURGES INTO PRO STOCK POINTS LEAD AFTER RUNNER-UP RESULT AT INDY

INDIANAPOLIS (July 12) -- Jeg Coughlin Jr. came within .016-seconds of collecting his second NHRA win of the season Sunday at the E3 Spark Plugs NHRA Nationals, and his strong runner-up effort in his… read more

STRASSWEG AND MEYER DISTRIBUTING HEADED TO INDY
O'NEAL IS READY TO GET 2020 BACK ON THE TRACK
JEGS FIELDING TWO PRO STOCK CARS IN INDY, DRIVEN BY JEG COUGHLIN JR. & TROY COUGHLIN JR.
A LITTLE BIT OF ELECTRICITY
“UNCLE BUCK” PIG ROAST CONTINUES JULY 11TH & 12TH AT CECIL COUNTY
ANOTHER WFC ROOKIE CASHES IN FOR THE WIN
GRIFFITH AND ADKINS SCORE BIG AT THE WFC
BTE WFC - THE CURFEW WINS
WFC ROOKIE COREY GRIFFITH TAKES WFC WIN
THISISBRACKETRACING ELITE INSIDER - HOW DO I START HOLDING NUMBERS?

The High Performer Award

STEVE FARIA

By his own admittance, Steve Faria isn’t an engineer. As the owner of System 1, he oversees a company that specializes in oil pump and filtration manufacturing. “I was raised on a farm and you just became a sort of ‘jack-of-all-trades.’ " read more

DANNY GRACIA

Growing up in the heydays of drag racing in southern California, Danny Gracia was every bit the car guy as anyone else. In fact, rumor has it, he “borrowed” his father’s truck at nine-years old to take it for a spin around the neighborhood. And what a neighborhood it was. read more

ROB MOSER

The best laid plans often go awry. Tired of the Indiana winters, Rob Moser’s plan was to leave for the warmer climate of California with attendance at the University of Southern California. read more