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RACE WRAP-UP: 26TH ANNUAL NITTO TIRE NMRA SPRING BREAK SHOOTOUT

Kicking off the Holley NMRA Ford Nationals season in fine style, the 26th Annual Nitto Tire NMRA Spring Break Shootout roared into Bradenton Motorsports Park, drawing a crowd of fans and a horde of… read more

TERRI (WENEY) GDOWIK NAMED NEW PRESIDENT OF S&W PERFORMANCE GROUP

Spring City, PA – February 27th, 2020 – The S&W Performance Group announced today, Terri (Weney) Gdowik will helm the family owned 61 year old performance racing industry powerhouse, as its new… read more

NGK EXTENDS CONTRACT WITH MEGAN MEYER & RANDY MEYER RACING FOR 2020

NGK Spark Plugs (U.S.A.), INC. is excited to announce a one-year partnership extension with NHRA Top Alcohol Dragster National Champion, Megan Meyer. This continues a decades-long tradition of NGK as… read more

FORD MUSTANG RTR NAMED OFFICIAL VEHICLE OF HOLLEY NMRA FORD NATIONALS IN 2020

Santa Ana, CA (February 17, 2020) - Last year Holley NMRA Ford Nationals fans were treated to an awesome experience during the wildest Ford motorsport event of the year, the NMRA World Finals +… read more

DEEP STAGING - COMPETITIVE-ITIS

Here’s my problem and I have a sneaky suspicion other racers are the same way. I’m sure you’ve all seen those Peloton or LifeCycle commercials on television for their line-up of exercise bikes, the… read more

COMP ELIMINATOR RACERS GETTING A BOOST

The Inaugural Race Star Wheels Comp Eliminator Shootout presented by Emanon Electric Inc. to be held during New England Dragway & Motorsports Park Regional Event in Epping NH June 19-21 offering over… read more

REMEMBER WHEN - THE LAST PHOTO TOUR

This might be “old” news by now but in case you haven’t heard – yeah I know, I’ve said this before, something a lot of people remind me of – but I’m formally announcing my retirement from the NHRA… read more

USAUTOMOTIVE.CO.UK TO SPONSOR 2020 DRAGSTALGIA CANNONBALL FEATURING RIVALS RAT TRAP AND HAVOC

Bedford, England — USAutomotive.co.uk is excited to announce that they will be sponsoring the 2020 Dragstalgia Cannonball featuring the Rat Trap and Havoc AA/Fuel Altereds. Chairman of… read more

THE PHILOSOPHY OF BUSINESS - BLOG #72

Recently finished reading the Dale Earnhardt Jr. book, Racing To The Finish. Very interesting read about his concussions, the diagnoses and recovery, along with his reasonings for retiring from… read more

RACE WINNING BRANDS ACQUIRES MANLEY PERFORMANCE

MENTOR, Ohio (February 25, 2020) – Race Winning Brands, Inc., a portfolio company of Kinderhook Industries, LLC is proud to announce the acquisition of Manley Performance Products, a top-tier… read more

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MICKEY THOMPSON IN THE THICK OF A MUSTANG RIVALRY
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60th NHRA WINTERNATIONALS PHOTOS
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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