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TALKIN' LIVE WITH DARWIN DOLL

With the passing of the last surviving member of NHRA’s first Division Director class over the holidays, we thought it interesting to flashback to an interview we published in Drag Racing Action in… read more

SUMMIT RACING RETURNS AS MWDRS TITLE SPONSOR

For the third-straight season, Summit Racing Equipment returns in 2021 as title rights holder to the Summit Mid-West Drag Racing Series presented by J&A Service (MWDRS). "When Summit came on board… read more

FIRE

No matter what you’re told today, things really were a lot simpler “back in the day.” When most of us were traveling around the country with our race cars on open trailers, one look in the mirror of… read more

MIKE GREEN JOINS JUSTIN ASHLEY RACING

Justin Ashley Racing announced today world championship-winning crew chief Mike Green has joined the Strutmasters.com/Auto Shocker Top Fuel dragster team. The move comes as Ashley looks ahead to the… read more

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

Our wishes for a safe, healthy and prosperous New Year. Thank you to all who have supported us throughtout the years. May 2021 bring us back to what was normal! read more

THE STRAIGHTLINE - OMG

Jim Jack has been a chaplain for Racers For Christ for... let's just say... a long time. He writes a monthly column and we're honored to now publish it on our website. For more info on Racers For… read more

NEW YEARS NATIONALS

Live from Palm Beach International Raceway, the New Year Nationals has become the go to event for finishing up the old year and kicking off the new one. Racing starts Thursday at 5:30 central. read more

BINGO

Another flashback story to 2006 in Drag Racing Action about luck. Luck Can Play A Role In Racing … Did I ever mention that I hate Bingo? This all came back to me because of the seemingly endless… read more

THE GOAT

Not The Animal But Drag Racing's Greatest Of All Time … Photos Richard Brady … In every sport we have those who are termed as the GOAT; the Greatest Of All Time. The National Football League has… read more

Sad Words

Sad words come to us that the last surviving member of the original NHRA Division Directors, Darwin Doll, passed away. He along with Darrel Zimmerman (who passed earlier this year), Buster Couch, Bob… read more

MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL
HOLDING IT ALL TOGETHER
DSR REFLECTS ON THE 2020 NHRA SEASON
CHOOSING A NEW HOMESTEAD
2021 NHRA HOT ROD HERITAGE SERIES SCHEDULE
[NOT] THE END
REMEMBER WHEN - MY LAST EVENT
SECOND CONSECUTIVE PDRA PRO NITROUS CHAMPIONSHIP FOR JIM HALSEY
VP RACING FUELS PARTNERS WITH INSINGER PERFORMANCE
‘FLINGS ELIMINATE PRE-ENTRY FORMAT FOR 2021

The High Performer Award

DON SCHUMACHER

He started like a lot of others in the sport, wearing maybe greasy jeans and dirty T-shirts, but Don Schumacher is a driven man, driven to succeed first in the sport of drag racing and eventually the business world. read more

ALLEN & DEBBIE BRIDGES

Starting out as a part-time crewman and eventually going to work full-time on the Don Prudhomme crew, Allen Bridges was always into fuel car racing as a fabricator and engine builder. That is until he met safety pioneer Bill Simpson. read more

BILL SIMPSON

It was in 1958, when an 18-year old Bill Simpson broke both arms in a drag racing crash. He later said, “Until then, I was like most drivers. The only time I thought about safety was after I was hurt. This time, it was bad enough to do a lot of thinking.” read more