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WILKERSON LAUNCHES INTO 2020 WITH RENEWED FORD PARTNERSHIP, MAKES AUTOWEEK’S TOP 10 DRIVERS OF THE DECADE

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (Jan. 5, 2020) – Professional NHRA driver Tim Wilkerson is honored to have earned an assortment of accolades throughout his 23-year career as a nitro Funny Car pilot. Making… read more

TWO CHAMPIONSHIPS, TWO RUNNER-UP FINISHES MADE 2019 A BANNER YEAR FOR TEAM JEGS

DELAWARE, Ohio (Dec. 31) -- The entire JEGS.com drag racing team can look back at 2019 with great pride as they collectively brought home two championships and a pair of runner-up finishes, making… read more

STRUTMASTERS.COM EXTENDS SPONSORSHIP WITH LEX JOON RACING

Photo by Roger Richards … BROWNSBURG, Ind. (December 31, 2019) – Strutmasters.com has extended their major associate sponsor agreement with Lex Joon Racing for multiple races during the 2020 NHRA… read more

THE LAST PHOTO TOUR

It is with some sadness that I formally announce my retirement from the NHRA major events following next November’s Auto Club Finals in Pomona. Yes, I do remember saying much the same thing in 2015… read more

RACING ALL OUT

An older story from 2010 about NHRA's Comp Eliminator CIC system with some old photos. There have been changes made to the system since then but this is a generally good read for a winter day. NHRA’s… read more

SONNY'S RACING LEADS MONTECALVO TO PDRA PRO STOCK CHAMPIONSHIP

CENTER MORICHES, NY (Dec. 23, 2019) -- When John Montecalvo first approached Sonny Leonard about purchasing a new powerplant for his IHRA Pro Stock entry, the legendary engine builder wanted nothing… read more

(S)LOTS OF FUN IN THE COLD

This story first appeared in print back in 2016, but now that the weather has turned cold, it's still relevant today. Big Kid Fun In A Little Kid World … When the weather turns cold, most race cars… read more

PENSKE RACING SHOCKS, PRECISION RACING SUSPENSION NAMED CLASS CO-SPONSORS OF PDRA PRO BOOST

DINWIDDIE, Va. (Dec. 19, 2019)– Penske Racing Shocks and Precision Racing Suspension will serve as the class co-sponsors of the Professional Drag Racers Association’s (PDRA) Pro Boost class in 2020… read more

IHRA SUMMIT TEAM FINALS SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — The International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) has announced the 2020 IHRA Summit Team Finals schedule with IHRA-member tracks throughout North America scheduled to participate. read more

WFO RADIO NHRA NITRO PODCAST EPISODE 50

The WFO Radio Podcast "Parade of Champions" adds Sean Bellemeur, Megan Meyer and Ray Miller III for the holidays! Sean Bellemeur talks about his 2nd Top Alcohol Funny Car championship and going back… read more

PERFORMANCE RACING INDUSTRY HONORS LUCAS OIL WITH A 2020 GLOBAL MEDIA AWARD
THE PRI REPORT
INDY CYLINDER HEAD PURCHASED BY WHEATCRAFTS
BILL SIMPSON PASSES
BO BUTNER AND STRUTMASTERS PARTNER IN PRO STOCK FOR 2020
HOLLEY RETURNS AS TITLE SPONSOR OF NMRA FORD NATIONALS
MOBIL 1 JOINS KALITTA RACING
JOE MORRISON TO DRIVE LEVERICH RACING TOP FUEL DRAGSTER IN 2020
MUSI RACING ENGINES TO PARTNER WITH BRISK USA SPARK PLUGS IN 2020