1/19/17 Drag Racing News

Drag racing fundraiser not approved The Decatur Daily Gholston got approval from the Lawrence County Commission last week to stage a drag racing event at the Courtland Air Base. But he learned ... Flag as irrelevant Vern Moats, a Des Moines drag-racing icon, … [Read more...]

BIR’s 2017 schedule is heavy on variety again

BRAINERD, Minn. - Brainerd International Raceway (BIR) today released its 2017 racing lineup, a six-month schedule that features some of the most exciting and diverse motorsports in the Midwest. If race fans want variety, they’ll find it at BIR. The 2017 schedule includes drag racing, road racing, … [Read more...]

Wendall Nonaka is JB’s Pick for Racer of the Week: January 30th!

Folks, a re-scheduling is taking place due to the January 23rd show having to be canceled, but we'll be back on January 30th! I have contacted our upcoming Racers of the Week and it's cool, so... Coming up Monday, January 30th, 2017, for JB's Pick as Racer of the Week, I have selected Wendall … [Read more...]

1/18/17 Drag Racing News

Drag Racing: Wyoming Style in held in Dubois KCWY 13 Where News Comes First Dubois Chamber of Commerce president told News 13 he wants to promote more races to draw in tourism to the western town. President Randy Lahr ... Flag as irrelevant Cricket and drag … [Read more...]

NHRA ANNOUNCES JET CAR PROGRAM EXPANSION FOR 2017 SEASON

GLENDORA, Calif. (Jan. 18, 2017) — Throughout the 2017 season NHRA national events will feature exhibition passes from the popular jet cars. Known for their exciting pre-run flame shows and after burner pops, jet cars are thrust driven vehicles propelled by jet engines and are a fan favorite … [Read more...]

NMCA Announces Stock/Super Stock Combo Class

Santa Ana, Calif. (January 17, 2017) – NMCA is proud to announce the addition of the Stock/Super Stock Combo class to their all-American drag racing line-up. The NMCA Muscle Car Nationals presented by E3 Spark Plugs features a six-race series with contingency and a year-end championship where … [Read more...]

1/17/17 Drag Racing News

TAFC legend Vern Moats dies Drag Racing Online Magazine Veteran Top Alcohol Funny Car driver Vern Moats died on January 15 at the age of 77. The Des Moines, Iowa, resident began racing in the early ... Flag as irrelevant 5.84 Or Bust: Andy Frost Sets Career Best … [Read more...]

NHRA ON FOX TO FEATURE 16 LIVE SUNDAY ELIMINATIONS SHOWS; FOUR LIVE SUNDAY ELIMINATION SHOWS ON FOX

GLENDORA, Calif. (Jan. 17, 2017) – Officials from NHRA and FOX Sports have unveiled the 2017 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series television schedule for the season’s Sunday eliminations shows. The 2017 season is highlighted by 16 live Sunday finals shows, including four on the FOX broadcast … [Read more...]

1/16/17 Drag Racing News

Alcohol Funny Car veteran Moats passes away NHRA.com He has accumulated a remarkable tally of 15 NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series Division 5 championships, 16 top 10 finishes, 16 national event ... Flag as irrelevant Events you need to be at this week... … [Read more...]

1/15/17 Drag Racing News

Kuwaiti racers 'dominate' Drag Racing Championship Arab Times Kuwait English Daily Meanwhile, Head of the Supreme Committee for Drag Racing at Basel Al-Sabah Motor Racing Club Sheikh Duaij Al-Fahad Al-Sabah commended the ... Flag as irrelevant Ice in their … [Read more...]