Indy Memorabilia Show on Track for 2009

Don't forget the Quarter Mile Memories drag racing memorabilia show being held for the benefit of Doug Herbert's BRAKES Foundation. It will be held on Sunday September 6 at the Clarion Waterfront Hotel during the NHRA Nationals. Hours are 3:00 P.M. til Midnight. Admission is by donation and ALL … [Read more...]

2009 NHRA Indy Nationals Saturday Qualifying

Drag Racing Results: 2009 NHRA Indy Nationals Saturday Qualifying by NHRA. Results Saturday after the first three of five rounds of qualifying for the 55th annual Mac Tools U.S. Nationals presented by Lucas Oil at O'Reilly Raceway Park at Indianapolis (Clermont), Indiana. Plus final results from … [Read more...]

Gary Irving on pole for Grand Bend PMRA Challenge

GRAND BEND, ONTARIO (September 5, 2009) – Gary Irving of Toronto, Ontario set low time with a 6.054-second, 223.16-mph pass in the Al Hinds 2004 Corvette at the Fourth Annual PMRA Challenge at Grand Bend Motorplex in Grand Bend, Ontario.Jeff Roth of Baden, Ontario ran a 6.264-second pass good fo … [Read more...]

2009 NHRA Indy Nationals Friday Qualifying

Drag Racing Results: 2009 NHRA Indy Nationals Friday Qualifying by NHRA. Results Friday after the first of five rounds of qualifying for the 55th annual Mac Tools U.S. Nationals presented by Lucas Oil at O'Reilly Raceway Park at Indianapolis, Clermont, Indiana. … [Read more...]

NHRA NORTHWEST DIVISION SUMMIT RACING SERIES FINALS UNDERWAY AT WOODBURN DRAGSTRIP

WOODBURN, Ore. (Sept. 4, 2009) – The best bracket racers from across NHRA's Northwest division have come together this weekend at Woodburn Dragstrip for the division's Summit Racing Series Finals.  Top points earning drivers in four categories, Super Pro, Pro, Sportsman and Motorcycle/Snowmobile, fr … [Read more...]

Sam Andreacchi returns to PMRA racing at upcoming Grand Bend race

Chevy Nova driver part of Thunder by the Beach eventTORONTO, ONTARIO (September 4, 2009) – It’s been a while, but regular Pro Modified Racing Association competitor Sam Andreacchi is ready to return to racing.“I’m doing good, I’m doing okay,” said Andreacchi who will return to the PMRA after some hea … [Read more...]

Vintage NHRA Footage Re-Mastered for Release on DVD

NHRA’S RICH VIDEO LIBRARY WILL BE MADE AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC FOR FIRST TIME IN EASY-TO-VIEW DVD FORMATSeries of 15 titles will be released one-per-month beginning todayGLENDORA, Calif. (Sept. 3, 2009) — Nothing stirs a sports fan’s emotions quite like the sight of vintage video – the way it used to … [Read more...]

50th Winternationals Tix On Sale to Gen. Public Sept. 15

50TH ANNUAL KRAGEN O’REILLY NHRA WINTERNATIONALS WILL BE A MUST-ATTEND, ‘DESTINATION’ EVENTTickets for the historic event that will pay tribute to 50 years of the greatest “cars and stars” of drag racing, will go on sale to the general public Sept. 15GLENDORA, Calif. (Sept. 2, 2009) — Tickets for wha … [Read more...]

ESPN2 Airing 10 Hours of NHRA U.S. Nationals Coverage from Indianapolis

ESPN2 Airing 10 Hours of NHRA U.S. Nationals Coverage from Indianapolis The biggest event of the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series season will have more than 10 hours of coverage on ESPN2 this weekend with the running of the 55th annual Mac Tools U.S. Nationals at O'Reilly Raceway Park … [Read more...]

Speedtech Battle for the Belts to Determine National Guard ADRL World Champions

O’FALLON, MO (Sep. 2, 2009) — With just one last chance at gaining points toward finishing in the top eight and qualifying for the post-season 2009 Speedtech Battle for the Belts, every point gained—or missed—Sep. 11-12, at Flowmaster Dragstock VI in Rockingham, NC, could define the outcome for certa … [Read more...]