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FREE LIVE STREAMING VIDEO FROM ROCKY MOUNTAIN RACE WEEK 2.0 – Day Two Texas Motorplex This Afternoon!

It’s time for 1320Video Race Week 2.0 Presented by Motion Raceworks and that means one of the baddest drag and drive events on the planet is going to kick off Sunday evening LIVE from Thunder...

1320 Video Drag Week Highlights: Day 0 Tech, Testing, And More.

Hot Rod Magazine’s Drag Week just got done and everyone is talking about it. The livestream gave you guys all the action, but not the behind-the-scenes stuff you expect from 1320Video. Fredd...

Drag Strip Time Machine Video: A Day At Great Lakes Dragaway Circa 1977 – Top Fuel, Pro Stock, More!

There are few tracks in the world of drag racing that have the history, the feel, and the outright awesomeness of Great Lakes Dragway in Union Grove, Wisconsin. Sure the place may be a little rough...

Watch Hot Rod Drag Week 2021 HERE! Live Streaming Coverage – THE LAST DAY!

Oh yes, Hot Rod Drag Week is back! With nearly 400 entries starting the crazy week of drag n’ drive competition, the first day had its fair share of oil downs and delays. Day two is when that...

Awesome Video: This 1967 Piece By Coca Cola Called “Pit Stop” Highlights Every Major Form Of Racing

Back in the late 1960s the United States was absolutely gaga for motorsports of all kinds. Stock car racing, drag racing, sports car racing, open wheel racing, and motorcycle competition were all...

Fantastic Finals: Here’s Video of Tommy Johnson Jr, Greg Anderson, Billy Torrence and Steve Johnson Winning Maple Grove!

The NHRA’s return to Maple Grove Raceway was pretty amazing last weekend. With a near sellout crowd on Friday and then blow out, knock the fences over crowds on Saturday and Sunday, the place...

Watch Paul Romine Make The First 5-Second Front Engine Dragster Pass Ever 20 Years Ago –

There’s only one first. Because of the fact it has been 20-something years since this happened and because of the fact that Bret Kepner was on the mic and he shares some of the inside...

Old Marshmallow Foot: The Story of A Journalist, Mickey Thompson, And Setting Records In A Mustang On The Salt

There’s a funny thing that happens to journalists around race cars. They suddenly think they are race car drivers. Most are not. Patrick Bedard, Jerry Titus, and a small number notwithstanding,...

This 1965 Film Recaps The NHRA Season And Boy Is It Amazing – Color, Sound, Narration, and Heroes!

While there are zillions of awesome videos featuring 1960s drag racing on YouTube, there are s can’t few that stand above the crowd. This is absolutely one of them. You are about to watch a...

Listen Up: Cruz Pedregon and Erica Enders Are On This Week’s NHRA Insider Podcast

Erica Enders and Cruz Pedregon join host Brian Lohnes on this episode of the NHRA Insider podcast. The conversations are wide-ranging and cover not only the success of both drivers on the track but...

Wilkerson, Enders, Torrence, and Krawiec Score NHRA US Nationals Victories At Indy!

It is a place that seems to take more than it gives each year. It takes hopes and dreams, aspirations, visions, and desires, blends them up, and for most people, dumps them in the gutter. But for a...

Comella Drives ’68 Cuda to Victory at 20th Anniversary Dodge HEMI® Challenge

 No.1 qualifier Steve Comella drove his 1968 Plymouth Barracuda to the winner’s circle after a dominant performance in the 20th anniversary edition of the Dodge HEMI® Challenge at Lucas Oil...

Drag Ads and High Performance Print Screamers From the 1960s and 70s

Back in the late 1960s and early 1970s there weren’t all that many places to get your timely drag racing news from. Drag News, National Dragster, and several smaller regional papers like East...

PDRA Northern Nationals Photos: Big Tire NA, Boosted, And Nitrous Cars Tearing Up The 1/8th Mile At The Grove

(Words and Photos by Joe Grippo) Well, a few weeks back I finally got to attend a PDRA event, the Northern Nationals. Last year was to be the first event at my home track, Maple Grove Raceway but we...