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Dodge//SRT, Mopar Add NHRA National Event Title Sponsorships At Houston And Las Vegas Races

February 1, 2019 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - Dodge//SRT and Mopar announced today a partnership with Pennzoil to pump up participation in the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA), doubling their number of… read more

In The Works: $150K Competition Eliminator Payout For Division 4 Racers

Over the last several years we've all watched the participation in Comp Eliminator slowly decline. There are several factors that contributed to this. From the rising cost, low payouts and options to… read more

Drag Racer's Party

If you're in the area on Saturday, February 16, the Eastern Museum of Motor Racing (EMMR) located in York Springs, PA on the Latimore Valley Race Track grounds, will host a party and round table… read more

WFO Radio NHRA Nitro Podcast 2019 Episode 04

Todd Smith, 2x Mello Yello World Champion crew chief for Kalitta Motorsports is our in-studio guest for the hour. Smith discusses growing up in Oklahoma (405), the championship season, his driver… read more

Lucas Oil Joins Forces With Moline Motorsports For 2019 Race Season

(CUSHING, OKLAHOMA January 30) Moline Motorsports has partnered with Lucas Oil in 2019. The family race team based out of Cushing, Oklahoma is carrying on a 30+ year family history of drag racing. An… read more

Weather Forces The Postponement Of IHRA Summit Sportsman Spectacular At State Capitol Raceway

PORT ALLEN, La.- Officials with the International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) and State Capitol Raceway have postponed the Feb. 1-3 IHRA Summit Sportsman Spectacular event due to the unfavorable… read more

NHRA Lowers National Event Minimum Age For Sportsman Classes

At sixteen years and seven months, Houston Raikes (pictured) is one of the youngest NHRA national event winners. He picked up the Wally at his first quarter-mile race the Jegs SPORTSnationals at… read more

John Force Racing Driver And Crew Chief Lineup For 2019, Grubby Will Tune For Brittany

YORBA LINDA, Calif. (Jan. 29, 2019) — It was announced today that John Force Racing will feature three full-time hot rods with a fourth team in contingency for the 2019 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing… read more

Global Electronic Technology Extends Sponsorship, Worsham Returns To Co-Crew Chief Funny Car

YPSILANTI, Mich. (January 29, 2019) – Global Electronic Technology, the fastest name in credit card processing, has extended their partnership agreement with Kalitta Motorsports for the 2019 NHRA… read more

This Week's Blog - Speed Dating

Spent last week “speed dating.” Not exactly in that sense of the word, but it’s what we refer to it as. It was the annual Motorsports Parts Manufacturers Council (MPMC); an arm of SEMA; and their… read more

Index Procedures
Winters Racing And Bandit Big Rig Series Announce Partnership For 2019
Brittany Force To Drive Advance Auto Parts Top Fuel Dragster For 2019
Mountain Motor Pro Stock To Compete At Four NHRA National Events In 2019
Blake Alexander Returns To Funny Car In Partnership With Tim Wilkerson
The New Look
Courtney Force Stepping Away
WFO Radio NHRA Nitro Podcast 2019 Episode 03
Mickey Thompson Returns As Title Sponsor Of The NHRA Top Fuel Harley Drag Racing Series