Category Archive: 1320 Drag News, 1320 Event Coverage, BangShift 1320

Watch Lights Out 8 HERE – Baddest Small Tire Race On Planet Earth Is ON!

This is it, the big one that people have been gearing up for, Lights Out 8. Starting at about 5:30 pm on Thursday night and then going through the entire weekend our pal Mark Walter will be...

Ignition Tech With Moroso: Learn About Crank Triggers and How To Set Them Up

If you are building a serious engine for the street, the drags, or many other applications a crank trigger ignition system is pretty much required equipment. They went from pro level exotica to...

Watch As Tom Bailey Keeps This Pro Mod Oldsmobile Cutlass In One Piece At Lights Out 8!

Pro Mods might as well be compared to riding bulls in a rodeo: both sports take but a few seconds and one rider, both involve the use of something highly powerful and unpredictable, and for both...

Watch Stevie Jackson Reset The All-Time Drag Radial Record in Front Of A Packed House At SGMP

It was the session that we had all been waiting for. Last night’s Radial vs The World qualifier was awesome with 3-second runs falling out of the sky and the world record being reset multiple...

Watch Steven Fereday Escape From His Burning Car At Lights Out 8 – He Is OK

I have been to many drag races over my 20 years in the sport but there’s never been one like Lights Out 8. The days are long, the action is completely mental and we still have multiple days...

Watch Peter Xiberras’ Top Fuel Crash At Sydney Dragway – Lots Of Fire!

Peter Xiberras’ second-round run at the Santo’s Summer Thunder event at Sydney Dragway was certainly less than desirable. Shortly after launch the bullet in Xiberras’ Top Fuel...

Funny Cars! Here’s A Collection of Nitro Funny Car Photos From The 2017 NHRA Circle K Winternationals

(Photos by Wes Allison) – We’ll be back with more sportsman racing photos tomorrow from the 2017 NHRA Circle K Winternationals but today we’re burning some nitro! Here’s a...

Challenger Demon Video: This Week Features A Wrinkled Drag Radial And Torque!

This week’s Challenger Demon video is a quick one at only :15 seconds. It is called “Multiplication” and it features the Nitto drag radial tires that the car will be equipped with...

2017 NHRA Circle K Winternationals Action: Top Sportsman and Top Dragster

(Photos by Wes Allison) – Top Dragster and Top Sportsman racing were featuring at the NHRA Circle K Winternationals for the first time in 2017. These two classes became part of the NHRA...

Slo-Mo Tire Shake Video: Watch This Top Fuel Bike Wad The Tire Up On The Hit

Tire shake is the bane of every drag racer’s existence that makes enough power to experience it. One could make a list of about 5,432 reasons that tire shake happens and they range from over...

The Challenger Hellcat LOVES Nitrous – This Chassis Dyno Video Is The Proof In The Pudding

There have been lots of videos posted over the last couple years giving hot rodders information on how to make a Dodge Challenger Hellcat really roar but the simplest way is always the same. Nitrous!...

Watch Ron Clark Suffer A Massive Wreck In Bugzilla That Kicked Off Lights Out 8 – He Is OK

The first pair at Lights Out 8 on Wednesday night was set to be a fun one. A tandem of cars that summarize the reason so many people love this style of drag racing. A VW Bug with a blown small block...

Bruder Brothers Reveal New Radial Car – Monster Blown Combo Blasts Through Rules Loophole

(Video: TheRacingVids YouTube Channel) – If there’s one thing that the radial world might not have seen coming, this car is it. The Bruder Brothers have been quietly working on their...

2017 NHRA Circle K Winternationals: Super Stock Action Photos From Pomona

(Photos by Wes Allison) – Continuing to work through an awesome load of photo from the 2017 NHRA Circle K Winternationals, we continue with the super stock category. 50 years ago at the...