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NHRA VS. COKE

A message from NHRA President Glen Cromwell: 2020 is a year we will never forget. As the country and the world paused in the face of COVID-19, NHRA, like other sports sanctioning bodies, canceled and… read more

FALL FLING PRE-RACE

The next two weeks are going to be pretty exciting for the hundreds of racers who will be attending the Sparco Fall Fling at GALOT Motorsports Park in North Carolina, followed by the next week when… read more

OL' DAZE

Words/Photos John McCartney & Michael "Mashie" Mihalko … There is a great deal of history that can be found in and around Island Dragway located in Great Meadow, New Jersey. So much history that has… read more

WILL SMITH MOTORSPORTS SCORES FIRST WIN WITH HIRATA MOTORSPORTS

EARLVILLE, IA (Sept. 16, 2020) - In what driver Will Smith calls a “perfect day” the Smith/Hirata duo pulled out their first win together at the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series regional event at… read more

STACKED FIELD TO BATTLE IN MOSER SPORTSMAN SHOOTOUT SEASON FINALE

The NHRA South Central Division Moser Sportsman Shootout, originally scheduled for April, will take place Saturday, Sept. 19 in conjunction with the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series doubleheader… read more

HAVE YOU DRIVEN A FORD LATELY?

I have! At least after this past weekend’s Class Racer Nationals held at Numidia Dragway in Pennsylvania. It all started when I had spun a bearing in my Super Stock car a weekend ago at the U.S. read more

.90 NATIONALS RESULTS & PHOTOS

Maple Grove Raceway- Reading, Pa – The 4th Annual .90 Nationals rumbled into Maple Grove Raceway this past weekend after a 3-year hiatus. The event that had jumped around to a few different venues… read more

NOT THE EURO FINALS

British race fans were finally treated to a good dose of nitro on this long anticipated weekend, the first for a year for some of the Big Show machinery. It was held on the same weekend that the… read more

IT'S OFFICIAL

The Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Trade Show will not take place as scheduled in December. We sincerely appreciate your commitment and support of the PRI Show. Despite health and safety… read more

CLASS RACER NATIONALS EQUALS SUCCESS

Words/Photos Phil Hutchison … More photos on our Photo Gallery … The race, the brainchild of Tim Fletcher and Class Racer president Ken Miele filled a void with the cancelation of the annual Mopar… read more

INDIANA'S STRASSWEG SHINES AT U.S. NATIONALS
YANTUS WINS HIS FIRST HEMI CHALLENGE AT INDY
BACK FROM INDY
U.S. NATIONALS RESULTS & SPORTSMAN PHOTOS
DELAYED VICTORIES
JEGS ALL STAR RESULTS & PHOTOS
CLASSIC INDY PHOTOS
BACK AT LAST - SANTA POD RACEWAY
JEGS ALLSTARS EVENT ADDS EXTRA DRAMA TO HISTORIC U.S. NATIONALS
NHRA NEWS

The High Performer Award

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

JEFF STANGE

Working in the shop in his teenage years, Jeffrey Robert Stange literally learned the business from the ground up. Sweeping floors, digging ditches, and general cleaning kept the youngster busy. read more