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AN LODRS WIN AND THE COMELLAS FOCUS ON THE INDY HEMI CHALLENGE

Words/Photos Phil Hutchison … Super Stock racer, Steve Comella, checked one thing of his bucket list with his win at the recent LODRS event at Cecil Country driving the Comella family 1968 Hemi SS/AH… read more

PRO MOD VS. RVW ‘JUDGEMENT DAY’ ADDED TO COMP CAMS SHAKEDOWN NATIONALS XVII

DINWIDDIE, Va. (Aug. 24, 2019)– The heated debate between Pro Mod racers and Radial vs. the World (RVW) competitors will be settled during the Comp Cams Shakedown Nationals XVII, Sept. 19-21 at… read more

TROY COUGHLIN JR. WINS BATTLE AT THE BEECH, HIS THIRD TOP ALCOHOL DRAGSTER VICTORY OF '19

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (Aug. 25) -- Reigning North Central Region Top Alcohol Dragster champion Troy Coughlin Jr. is claiming points in Division 1 this year, but he's still showing off in Division 3… read more

WFO RADIO NHRA NITRO PODCAST EPISODE 33

Check out the WFO Radio NHRA Nitro, Lucas Oil Nationals Winners Edition featuring Ron Capps, Leah Pritchett, and Jason Line. Capps discusses his 6th win in Brainerd, Leah gives the details of her… read more

FRONT-RUNNING THREESOME FROM TEAM JEGS TO TAKE ON ALL-COMERS AT 'BATTLE AT THE BEECH'

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (Aug. 20) -- Wishing to remain in the mix for national, regional and divisional titles this year, Team JEGS drag racers Mike Coughlin, his nephew Troy Coughlin Jr., and niece Paige… read more

THE BACKBONE OF THE SPORT

I happened to watch Fox News last week when they interviewed John Ratzenberger, Cliff from the old Cheers television show. Today, he’s working with a group to target American made products. But that… read more

COMELLA, ZANE, AND DOLL TAKE WINS AT CECIL COUNTY LUCAS OIL DIVISIONAL

Words and Photos Phil Hutchison … Second generation racer Steve Comella from Webster NY, drove the Chuck Comella SS/AH ’68 Dodge Dart to his first ever NHRA win in Super Stock at the Lucas Oil… read more

SUPPORTING THE SPORT

OMG Is Automating The Business Of Golf Cart Rentals … Photos Gary Nastase … There are numerous career possibilities within the sport of drag racing, as evidenced by NHRA’s Youth and Education… read more

DEEP STAGING - DRAG RACING IS DEAD?

It’s been nine months and no… I’m not pregnant. But nine months ago, I began penning a weekly blog on our website – www.dragracingedge.com/the-blog. It’s merely a conglomeration of things which rush… read more

REMEMBER WHEN - THE OLD FALLNATIONALS

In the last couple days I have been going through an awful lot of my old race stuff and I ran across this really nice B/W shot of the "King", Jerry Ruth doing this really nice burnout in his Top Fuel… read more

KOWALSKI, ROSS WIN PRO GAS AT FONTANA, GALANTE AND SNOW TAKE SUPER STREET HONORS
SHANE TUCKER ADDS NC MACHINE AND TOOL TO PRO STOCK TEAM FOR BRAINERD NATIONALS
STRASSWEG MAKES THUNDER MOUNTAIN LOOK EASY
ARE DRAG RACERS REALLY CRAZY?
CTECH MANUFACTURING AND ROCK FALLS RACEWAY 50TH ANNIVERSARY EXPANSION
LUCAS OIL PARTNERS WITH PAUL LEE RACING FOR THE LUCAS OIL NATIONALS
NHRA STREET CAR SHOWDOWN RACERS ATTEMPT TO BREAK CURRENT STREET CAR E.T. RECORD AT CHEVROLET PERFORMANCE U.S. NATIONALS
JOHN FORCE 150TH WIN INTERVIEW
PDRA PLANS WIGS FOR KIDS DONATION EVENT DURING DRAG WARS