2017 FIM /UEM European Drag Racing Championship Finals Results and Photos

The Euro Finals 2017 FIA/UEM European Drag Racing Championship 7 – 10 September 2017 Santa Pod Raceway - England Words & Photos by Dick Parnham With good weather only on the first day for the Sportsman classes despite the following day being a virtual rain off, the stalwart efforts the S … [Read more...]

2017 Shakedown at the Summit Photos and Highlights

Three days of glorious early fall weather led to hot times at the 15th Annual Shakedown at the Summit. A total purse of $155,000 was up for grabs to the competitors in the 7 categories present. Ohio’s John DeCerbo took home the lion’s share of 40 grand by winning the pro-mod class. The Summit Mot … [Read more...]

IHRA Summit Super Series at San Antonio 9/16/17

By JM Hallas Marion, TX. (Sept. 16, 2017) - As the IHRA Summit Super Series Bracket Racing points season comes to a conclusion San Antonio Raceway hosted its final series race, with double points on the line. With extra points, class championships are still up for grabs as well as seating … [Read more...]

Lakefest 2017 Class Winner Photos

1) Winner Bryan Sanders(far lane) gets the starting line advantage on Scott Compton in Top Fuel Hydro finals 2) Winner Travis Tutle (far lane) gets past Dale Riggs for Top Alcohol Hydro win 3) Tony Scarlotta gets the nose up in Top Alcohol Flat 4) Pro Mod winner Mike Lamb on a pass 5) … [Read more...]

2017 Norwalk Night Under Fire Photos

Mother Nature provided a perfect day for the 40th Annual Kelly Services Night Under Fire at Summit Motorsports Park. A sellout crowd of 40,000 fans witnessed the largest 1 day race in the country. The program featured 8 nitro funny cars, jets, pro-mods, gassers, a wheelstander, the NDRL 7.0 pro … [Read more...]

26th Annual LakeFest Drag Boat Races at Lake Marble Falls, Saturday 8/12

By JM Hallas Marble Falls, TX.,(Aug. 12Th, 2017) With the first day of Lucas Oil Drag Boat Racing Series qualifying completed, Saturday was a last chance for racers in all classes to move up the starting ladder and/or test out any changes made from Friday. Recapping Friday qualifying; In the … [Read more...]

26th Annual LakeFest Drag Boat Races at Lake Marble Falls, Friday 8/11

By JM Hallas Marble Falls, TX.,(Aug. 11Th, 2017) Friday kicked off thew first of three days of the Lucas Oil Drag Boat Racing Series on Lake Marble Falls. Friday and Saturday are qualifying for all the classes in competition as drivers try to get themselves set in good bracket position and get … [Read more...]

26th Annual LakeFest Drag Boat Races Coming to Lake Marble Falls, August 11-13, 2017

By JM Hallas Marble Falls, Texas (Aug. 10, 2017) If it's August and 100 outside it must be time for the Lucas Oil Drag Boat Racing Series at the 26th Annual Marble Falls LakeFest. Drivers from all over the United States converge this weekend to run the “liquid quarter mile”(or 1000' as the case ma … [Read more...]

2017 Funny Car Nationals / Draglist Nationals Photos

Here is a link to dozens of fantastic photos of the 2017 Funny Car Nationals at Keystone Raceway Park. The Great Lakes Nostalgia Funny Car Circuit put on an amazing show. Our friend Bret Kepner called the race to perfection and event organizer Denny Salzwimmer rolled out the red carpet for 20 … [Read more...]

2017 Blue Suede Cruise Photos and Results

Let’s see; poodle skirts, oldies music, swap meets, flame throwing contest, fireworks, 1600 race and show cars, the NDRL stars and Oh yeah! $1 ice cream on National Ice Cream Day. That must mean it was time for the 16th Annual AzkoNobel Blue Suede Cruise at Summit Motorsports Park. The NDRL 7.0 a … [Read more...]