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NHRA LAUNCHES SPORTSMAN STREAMING SERVICE THROUGH NHRA.TV

NHRA’s exclusive streaming service, NHRA.tv, will now offer complimentary viewing of select NHRA Sportsman events, powered by NHRA National Dragster magazine. NHRA fans and racers alike can create an… read more

SHUT DOWN AREAS

Recently came across something that I found very interesting. As many of you may or may not know, NHRA founder Wally Parks had two sons; Richard and David. Richard has somehow inherited many of his… read more

VP EXPANDS DISTRIBUTION

VP Racing Fuels, Inc., a global leader in performance fuels, lubricants, and additives, today announced that Davison Oil will no longer distribute VP products. Boswell Oil has been named the sole VP… read more

SUMMIT RACING EQUIPMENT RENEWS WITH IHRA

The International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) and Summit Racing Equipment will continue the longest series partnership in drag racing with the IHRA Summit SuperSeries, Summit Team Finals and IHRA… read more

IS SPORTSMAN DRAG RACING CHANGING?

There’s a move afoot in sportsman style drag racing. Besides the various circuit races for the super-category classes, the Stock and Super Stock racers are getting a chance to compete for big money. read more

NEVER CAN SAY GOODBYE

Charles & Randy Smith Bring Back A Vintage Junior Stocker … Words/Photos Rod Short … When Charles Smith said goodbye to the old wagon sitting in his driveway, his family probably never thought they’d… read more

PDRA PRO BOOST WORLD CHAMPION

Photo Tara Bowker/Graphic Matt Levonas … John Strickland has had a championship-caliber car ever since he burst onto the PDRA Pro Boost scene in 2015 as a part of the GALOT Motorsports team. He… read more

RAHN TOBLER ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT

Rahn Tobler, crew chief of the NAPA AUTO PARTS Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat driven by 2016 NHRA Funny Car champion Ron Capps, has made the decision to retire from racing and will depart DSR at the end… read more

MUFFLERS

Not many of you may realize this but the State of New York Assembly Bill 11771, section 398-b is about mufflers and exhaust systems stating, “Every motor vehicle used in a race or contest of speed at… read more

TEXAS MOTORPLEX HOSTS FUNNY CAR CHAOS IN MARCH

The Spell Paving Services 2021 Funny Car Chaos Championship Tour presented by Red Line Shirt Club and Mears Mazda Volvo kicks off March 26-27, at the historic Texas Motorplex in Ennis, Texas. This… read more

S&W PERFORMANCE GROUP JOINS SFG
WIRED
HANEY OPENS SEASON AT U.S. STREET NATIONALS
CHEVROLET PERFORMANCE INKS CONTRACT WITH NMCA
2021 NHRA SCHEDULE CHANGE ANNOUNCED
J&A SERVICE MAKES BUSINESS HAPPEN
MID ATLANTIC .90 NATIONALS PREVIEW
GLUING METAL TOGETHER
SANTA POD ANNOUNCES 2021 SCHEDULE
DAVE BISHOP

The High Performer Award

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

Darwin Doll

Darwin and Pat Doll were one of the original NHRA Division Directors who set the tone for the organization in its early days. Today, they are still very much involved in maintaining the history of the sport, read more

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