News

ACL PARTNERS WITH MUSI RACING, NAMED OFFICIAL SUPPLIER OF PERFORMANCE ENGINE BEARINGS OF PAT MUSI RACING ENGINES

(April 8, 2020) MOORESVILLE, NC — Pat Musi Racing Engines continues to involve new companies in its drag racing world, announcing today a new partnership with ACL Bearing Company. ACL has been… read more

HOW IS TODAY’S ENVIRONMENT AFFECTING… Clay Smith Cams

George and Patty Striegel have built a very good family run business in Clay Smith Cams . In addition to themselves there each and every day, their daughter Sherry and her two grown kids, Trayce and… read more

WFO RADIO 2020 NHRA PODCAST ALAN REINHART Q & A

NHRA’s Alan Reinhart joins Joe Castello for a Q & A session. WFO Joe and a “Live” audience pepper Alan with questions about NHRA Drag Racing. https://wforadio.com/nhra-podcast-alan-reinhart-q-a/ read more

A CHANCE - BLOG #78

As we all sit here on Day Whatever of this world-wide shutdown, it sort of reminds me of what we go through at the track sitting through a rain out. We’ve all been there, done that. While the rain… read more

THISISBRACKETRACING TECH TALK - INCONSISTENT RACE CAR

Welcome to our new segment, "Tech Talk"! This week I cover one of the most common problems that racers face at the track: struggling with an inconsistent race car. Check out the video below to learn… read more

DRAG RACERS DOING SOCIAL DISTANCING

Peter Biondo and Kyle Seipel set up an Online Practice Tree Tournament this past weekend and will do it additionally this following Saturday. For more info, visit www.bracketraces.com. Congrats to… read more

NITROUS SUPPLY TO SPONSOR NMCA NORWALK NATIONAL EVENT AND “PRO MOD LEGENDS”

Mike Thermos knows a thing or two about helping to stimulate the growth of a drag racing class. When the now-popular Pro Mod category was in its infancy, Thermos —then heading up nitrous oxide… read more

THE AFFECTS TO A SMALL TOWN RACE TRACK

Beaver Springs Dragway just may be the epitome of a small town drag strip. Located in central Pennsylvania amongst Amish farmlands, the track has been in operation since 1971, built and run… read more

JEG COUGHLIN JR. REFLECTS ON 'BOBSLED CHALLENGE' AS FULL-TIME DRIVING CAREER WANES

DELAWARE, Ohio (April 2) -- Six-time drag racing world champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. will always pick the familiar confines of his JEGS.com Elite Motorsports Chevrolet Camaro as his preferred mode of… read more

NHRA ANNOUNCES TENTATIVE REVISED 2020 LUCAS OIL DRAG RACING SERIES SCHEDULE

GLENDORA, Calif. – The NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, where the future stars of the sport earn their racing stripes, returns to action after a hiatus stemming from the COVID-19 global pandemic. read more

LUCAS OIL PRODUCTS NEW SOCIAL MEDIA CAMPAIGN FOR NO KID HUNGRY AIMS TO FEED THOUSANDS OF CHILDREN DURING SCHOOL CLOSURES
AND THE WINNER IS...
NMCA/NMRA REVISES 2020 EVENT SCHEDULES
DSR/DSM PARTNER WITH STRATASYS TO FIGHT COVID-19
HOW TO DRIVE A NOSTALGIA FUNNY CAR
NHRA ANNOUNCES REVISED SCHEDULE FOR PRO MOD, TOP FUEL HARLEY, FACTORY STOCK SHOWDOWN AND MOUNTAIN MOTOR PRO STOCK
NO APRIL FOOLS JOKE HERE
RAT TRAP RACING ANNOUNCES NEW SPONSORSHIP FROM ARP AUTOMOTIVE RACING PRODUCTS
MUSI RACING PARTNERS WITH SRI PERFORMANCE FOR 2020 AND 2021 SEASONS
**Important GALOT Spring Fling Update- RESCHEDULED DATE**

The High Performer Award

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

Steve Burns

His name is Andrew S. (Steve) Burns but most will know him by the name of his company, VP Racing Fuels. It was he who in the 1970s was convinced that race fuel manufacturers of the day were falling short in their quest for optimum horsepower. His philosophy stemmed from his thinking that fuel was much more than just a means to an end. He considered fuel as a hard part, very similar to a cylinder head or piston. read more

Sid Waterman

There are a number of true pioneers who have helped to build the world of drag racing into what it is today. One of those is a veteran who has not only established himself as a leader in our sport, but has also had quite an impact on the entire world of motorsports. read more