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NHRA Winternationals Nitro Funny Car Photos Start Right Here!

When the NHRA Winternationals start each year in Pomona it marks the start of another awesome season of NHRA Drag Racing. It is the first time for NHRA fans to really watch head to head drag racing...

Rocky Mountain Race Week 2020 Registration Opens Saturday Morning!!!

If you have been dreaming about doing one of these road trip and drag racing events, then now is the time to sign up! Rocky Mountain Race Week is THE most fun drag racing and road trip event on the...

Watch Ron Clark Suffer A Massive Wreck In Bugzilla That Kicked Off Lights Out 8

The first pair at Lights Out 8 a couple of years ago 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...

Watch The 1990 IHRA Winternationals Here – Big Names, Big Engines, And The 20th Anniversary Of The Organization

Yesterday we showed you the 1990 NHRA Winternationals and today we flip the script and go to the IHRA side of the fence with their longtime season opener at Darlington Dragway in South Carolina. This...

Bad BRAT: The Wicked Australian Subaru Brumby Taking The EJ25 Record!

BRAT, Brumby, what’s the difference? Nothing more than the name and where the steering wheel is located inside of the ute. Subaru’s little trucklet is a cult car, for sure, but out of all...

Devastation: Massive Blaze Claims Funny Car Racer John Lawson’s Race Shop – Multiple Race Cars and Vehicles Lost

(Lead photo: John Lawson Racing FB) – Awful news from the state of Illinois as overnight a massive fire destroyed the race shop and racing operation of funny car campaigner John Lawson. The...

Huge Industry News: Edelbrock Owner Industrial Opportunity Partners Acquires COMP Performance Group

In massive high performance aftermarket industry news, Industrial Opportunity Partners, the owner of Edelbrock has acquired the COMP Performance Group and their associated brands. This continues a...

Watch The 1990 NHRA Winternationals In Their Glory Here – KC Spurlock’s Big Debut, Bernstein Goes To Top Fuel, More

This year, I’ll be looking back at the 1990 NHRA drag racing season as the 2020 NHRA drag racing season winds its way around the country. The 1990 NHRA Winternationals was an interesting affair...

Drag Racing In Agrentina Is Bad Ass: Watch This Gear Jamming Footage From An Eighth Mile Strip!

Yes, the title actually says it all, Drag Racing in Argentina is bad ass. We often show you videos from the drag racing scene in Brazil, but we have also eluded to the fact that the sport thrives in...

Some NHRA Pro Teams Opt For Arizona Pre-Season Testing!

(Photos by Big Bob Snyder) – While most of the NHRA Mello Yello professional teams chose the Strip at Las Vegas for their pre-season testing, a handful of teams split off – heading for Wild Horse...

Watch 24-Year Old Craig Epperly Win Nitro Funny Car In His First Career Start At Columbus 1981

There will be many rookie debuts in the professional ranks of NHRA drag racing this year and it will be fun to watch people both young and old achieving the dream of running a pro level class....

John Andretti Has Died At 56 – Incredibly Diverse Driving Career, Tireless Fundraiser, Well Loved Man

We were very saddened to hear of the passing of John Andretti, a man who stands as one of the most diversified race drivers in modern history, who stands as a well loved man by virtually everyone...

Fire Is Bad: NAPA NHRA Nitro Funny Car Team Experiences Trailer Fire, To Miss Pre-Season Testing

There are tough ways to start a racing season and TOUGH ways to start a racing season. This would be more the latter than the former. Ron Capps, Rahn Tobler, and the entire NAPA nitro funny car team...

Strip For Sale: North Star Dragway In Denton, Texas Is Up For Grabs – Premier Eighth-Mile Track Does Not Come Cheap

Well, I’ll apologize right off the bat to the person who tipped me off to this news recently because I lost the message but I did remember the content. North Star Dragway in Denton, Texas is...