Category Archive: 1320 Drag News, 1320 NHRA News, BangShift 1320, BangShift News

Drag News: Camrie Caruso Set To Become Second Female Full Time Pro Stock Racer In NHRA History Starting In 2022

This will be a titanic week of news in the world of NHRA drag racing. It all kicked off last Saturday at the NHRA Texas Fall Nationals with the announcement that Camrie Caruso will become only the...

Nitro Sunrise: Watch Joe Morrison Make A Wild, Flaming Top Fuel Run In Dallas

There are many, many ways to fireball a top fuel car. Push the head gaskets out, throw the rods out, or in the case of this situation, rip the valve cover off. You are going to watch Joe Morrison...

2021 PDRA Drag Wars GALOT Photo Coverage: Championship Intensity As The PDRA Season Nears Its End!

(Photos by David Whealon) – There’s a neat thing that happens when every racing season starts to come down to the wire. There’s points battles that heat up, drivers who step up...

Duct Tape Drags 2021 Action Photo Fun: Our Last Blast Of Images From The Wacky Drags In Tucson

(Photos by Wes Allison) – The true hallmark of a great event is that people start asking when the next one will happen before the first one is even done. That’s the vibe we heard existed...

John Force Burns Down His Funny Car Like The Old Days, And That’s Not A Good Thing!

When you think of the good old days of John Force, you think of two things, big giant smokey burnouts, and blowing up at the top end and going through the finish line on fire. It’s not funny,...

This Simple Video Is A Great Little Learning Lesson About How Interesting Nitromethane Is As A Fuel

This is a cool video because using a very simple demonstration it vividly illustrates how interesting nitromethane is as a fuel. Obviously it is the foundation for some of the most incredible drag...

Historic Drag Video: Garlits Does England Circa 1976 — An Awesome Look At Big Daddy In The Mid-1970s!

We never tire of finding old drag racing films and sharing them with you. Why? It is like bringing some history back to life. This time it is a two part video showing Don Garlits taking on all comers...

2021 Duct Tape Drags Photo Extravaganza: Fun In The Arizona Sun With Cool Cars, Weird Cars, and Wheelie Pulling Cars!

(Photos by Wes Allison) – If that lead photo does not get your attention, we’re not sure what will! The 2021 Duct Tape Drags at Tucson Dragway brought out the fast cars, the fun cars,...

PDRA Drag Wars At GALOT Motorsports Park Action Photo Coverage: Doorslammin’ Diesel Burnin’, Wheels Up Fun!

(Photos by David Whealon) – The PDRA loves GALOT Motorsports Park and GALOT Motorsports Park loves the PDRA. It is one of the facilities that the series visits twice each season and for good...

Thrill! This Video Is The Opening Of The Awesome Eddie Hill Story Video Dean Papadeas Made In The 1980s.

Eddie Hill laid down one of the greatest, and arguably the greatest lap in the history of drag racing in 1988 when he ran 4.99 seconds at the Texas Motorplex. His “nuclear banana” dragster was...

Historic Drag Video: NHRA Greatness At Green Valley Raceway In Texas Circa 1965

We’re kicking off the day with some spectacular footage from the 1965 NHRA Spring Nationals race at Green Valley Raceway in Texas. This footage has gas and fuel dragsters, gassers, early funny...

Big Fun At The Drags: More Photos From The 2021 Duct Tape Drags At Tucson Dragway

(Photos by Wes Allison) – As promised, we’re back with more photos from the Duct Tape Drags at Tucson Dragway last weekend. The event was a massive success and it was more than just the...

Listen Up: Dallas Glenn and Angelle Sampey On The NHRA Insider Podcast

This week pro stock racer Dallas Glenn and pro stock motorcycle racer Angelle Sampey join host Brian Lohnes on the NHRA Insider podcast. The two competitors are in the midst of the NHRA Countdown to...

2021 Duct Tape Drags Action Photo Coverage! Huge Fun In The High Desert At Tucson Dragway

 (Photos by Wes Allison) – There’s just something about getting a load of hot rodders together and having fun that beats all, right? David Freiburger knows that and it’s why after...