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NHRA South Central Division Top Dragster and Top Sportsman Sponsorship Change for 2017

DALLAS (March 29, 2017) – The Raceshop at Scoggin-Dickey Parts Center (SDPC) along with Chevrolet Performance will be the NHRA South Central Division 4 Top Dragster and Top Sportsman class sponsor for 2017, it was announced today. “SDPC Raceshop is honored to … [Read More]

Leon Plumb is JB’s Pick for Racer of the Week: April 3rd!

Coming up Monday, April 3rd, 2017, for JB's Pick as Racer of the Week, I have selected Leon Plumb, from East Moline, Illinois. Leon was recommended to me by his sons and former Racers of the Week, Tony Plumb and Steve Plumb. Thanks, Tony and Steve! Leon's … [Read More]

FOUR-TIME PRO STOCK WORLD CHAMP GREG ANDERSON FOCUSED ON MORE VEGAS SUCCESS AT DENSO SPARK PLUGS NHRA NATIONALS

LAS VEGAS – When it comes to betting favorites, it’s hard to do much better than Greg Anderson at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The four-time Pro Stock world champion has posted seven victories at the facility heading into this weekend’s 18th annual … [Read More]

3/29/17 Drag Racing News

Watch a Corvette With a Half-Mopar Engine Set a Drag Racing Record The Drive This car competed in the Lights Out 8 event, at South Georgia Motorsports Park, which claims to be the premiere small-tire drag racing series. Flag as irrelevant … [Read More]

DEFENDING FUNNY CAR EVENT WINNER ALEXIS DEJORIA DETERMINED TO OVERCOME RECENT ADVERSITY AT DENSO SPARK PLUGS NHRA NATIONALS

​ LAS VEGAS – If anything, Alexis DeJoria knows how to overcome adversity, which is why she is not about to let a slow start to her 2017 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season bring her down. DeJoria has suffered three straight first-round losses to … [Read More]

NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series Coming to South Georgia Motorsports Park

NHRA SOUTHEAST DIVISION RACES INTO GEORGIA Cecil, Ga. - The NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series Southeast Division arrives at South Georgia Motorsports Park for the third of seven events in the division. This Friday through Sunday, March 31-April 2, 2017, … [Read More]



3/28/17 Drag Racing News

Top ET Challenge at Rockingham, NC Drag Racing Online Magazine Although he came up short of the big money, “Nasty Nick” Hastings of Shelby, Ohio, got the “iron man” award by taking his 1981 Pontiac T1000 to the ... Flag as irrelevant … [Read More]

Parnham Photography Showcases 1978 Radlett NDRC Meet

Our intrepid European partner Dick Parnham has just updated his website with photo coverage of the 1978 Radlett NDRC Meeting. Look for great 2017 European action coming soon. ​Click here: DICK PARNHAM PHOTOGRAPHY … [Read More]

TOP FUEL VETERAN CLAY MILLICAN REMAINS CONFIDENT FIRST WIN COMING APPROACHING DENSO SPARK PLUGS NHRA NATIONALS

LAS VEGAS – Clay Millican is still trying to chase down that elusive first NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series victory, but a new approach and a team entering its third year together has provided a recipe Millican believes will lead to a win sooner rather than … [Read More]

ENDERS VOTED INTO K&N HORSEPOWER CHALLENGE AT LAS VEGAS

LAS VEGAS (March 27, 2017) – Two-time NHRA Pro Stock world champion Erica Enders, driver of the Elite Motorsports Chevy Camaro, is the K&N Horsepower Challenge Fan Vote winner and will fill the No. 8 starting spot in the Pro Stock bonus event. "Our fans … [Read More]

2017 NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series Results from Royal Purple Raceway

SMILEY & COVINGTON LEAD LOCAL RACERS TO WINNER’S CIRCLE IN HOUSTON HOUSTON, Texas – Texas racing was on full display as local racers; Clark Smiley and Joel Covington celebrated with their teams in the winner’s circle following their final round wins at … [Read More]

TOYOTA EXTENDS SPONSORSHIP AS OFFICIAL CAR OF NHRA

GLENDORA, Calif. (March 27, 2017) – NHRA officials announced today that Toyota has extended its agreement to be the official car of NHRA. “Toyota is such an integral part of the NHRA Mello Drag Racing Series at all levels,” said Brad Gerber, NHRA vice … [Read More]

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