Category Archive: 1320 Drag News, 1320 Videos

Millican And Todd Lead The Field In Top Fuel And Funny Car At The New England Nationals In Epping, New Hampshire

When the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) announced a few years ago that they were bringing NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing back to the northeast, the people of New England lost their minds at the...

Watch A Young Mickey Thompson Tell His Own Story And Talk About Going 400mph In This 1962 Television Interview

Decades after his untimely death, the hot rodding world still idolizes Mickey Thompson. Why? Oh likely because he is one of the greatest hot rodders who ever lived. A man of boundless ideas and...

Nitrous Rules! Watch The Fire Bus Run 11s With The Driver Spraying And Shifting

Having been surrounded by fast door slammers for the past month I can tell you that between turbos, nitrous,and blowers these days my heart may be actually favoring the nitrous guys. Not that I have...

A Culture of Competition, Innovation, and Winning: Steve Matusek Talks About Aeromotive’s Success

There are certain people in any industry that are easy to look up to. They are successful in their business, they are successful outside of it, and they take the time to lend a hand, an ear, or...

Clay Millican and Austin Prock Spill Their Guts On The Newest NHRA Insider Podcast – Listen Here

The NHRA returns to my home track of New England Dragway this weekend for the 2019 NHRA New England Nationals and that’s why I decided to have Austin Prock, a top fuel rookie who has never...

We Need Your Help: Do You Know The Whereabouts Of Army Armstrong’s L/Gas Karmann Ghia?

Readers, when we ask you for information, you’ve come through like we wouldn’t have expected. Everything from information on the most random race cars that ever existed to information on...

Whole Lotta Mirada: This 1982 Dodge Mirada Has An Engorged Big Block And More – Neat Car!

We know, and yes we feel bad. We’re feeling the same thing that you are. A certain uneasiness, right? Living with the knowledge that McTaggart is going to see this and lose his mind has us a...

Behind The Scenes With A Master: How Larry Chen Shoots Nitro Drag Racing – Cool Video

It is always interesting when we get to see and hear professionals doing what they do in a relaxed environment. This video is exactly that and it is really fun to watch. While you may not know him by...

Here Comes The Boom: Blake Alexander Had The Biggest Explosion Of His Career Last Weekend In Norwalk

If you are a funny car driver, this situation is not an “if” it is a “when”. The situation we speak of is a massive engine explosion followed by the body of the car taking...

Drag Photo Gallery: Th 2019 Mid-Atlantic Nostalgia Nationals At Cecil County Dragway Were Awesome!

(Photos by Joe Grippo) – We’re back with one final installment of Joe Grippo photos from the 2019 Mid-Atlantic Nostalgia Nationals which were held recently at Cecil County Dragway in...

The Struggle Is Over! Rocky Mountain Race Week 2019 Is In The Books. Watch!

That’s it folks, Rocky Mountain Race Week 2019 is all in all done and it was epic. The biggest and baddest yet, with the worst weather by far, and yet the performances were amazing. We’re...

Nostalgia Drags Coverage: Mid-Atlantic Nostalgia Nationals at Cecil Country Dragway In Maryland

(Words and photos by Joe Grippo) – Is there anything better than a good day at a dragstrip? We had a great one a few weeks ago, this Saturday at the strip had it all: sunny skies, moderate...

Hilarious Drag Racing Video: Stevie Fast As The Roadrunner Is Beyond Brilliant

This legitimately could be the most creative drag racing video we have ever seen someone plug up on YouTube. If you follow the NHRA pro modified class you know that Steve Jackson has been letting it...

Video: Bill Bader Talks About How Summit Motorsports Park Will Handle The NHRA Race This Weekend – Tough

As many of you may have heard, this weekend’s Summit Racing Equipment Nationals is going to be run in a different fashion than NHRA national events typically are. Because of the horrendous...