Category Archive: 1320 Drag News, 1320 Spotlight, 1320 Videos

Watch Kenny Delco’s Rough Ride: Flips, And Spins, And Slides Oh My! Crashing Like This Is No Damn Good!

Racecars crash sometimes, it’s part of the deal. Compared to the number of laps made on dragstrips world wide each week, the number that crashes is really small but that doesn’t mean it...

Family Vacation: The LS-Swapped Mitsubishi 3000GT And It’s Rocky Mountain Race Week Adventures!

How many of you have some kind of horror story about the long road trip you took when you were a kid? The one where the air conditioning in the Caravan crapped out, you were seconds away from...

Angry Toddler: This Fiat 126 Is Packing A Small-Block Chevy Somewhere In That Body!

“That’s not a car, it’s just a container to protect the engine from the weather.” First comment on this video…and they are not wrong in the slightest. If you don’t...

Amen Brother! You Don’t Need 37 M’fers To Go To The Starting Line! Tim McAmis Rules All.

I often get sideways looks of disgust when I talk about how it annoys me that everyone nowadays needs someone to pull them into the staging beams at the dragstrip. If you are sitting within a couple...

Funny Video: Watch Aeromotive Boss Steve Matusek Take On His Employees On The Practice Tree – Hilarious

If your boss is a drag racer, chances are you hear about his or her exploits on a week to week basis at the track with their race car. If your boss is a professional level drag racer, they likely...

Vintage 1960s Drag Racing Video: Killer Footage Cool Cars, and Even Some Turbonique Action!

It has been a while since I combed YouTube for some vintage 1960s drag racing video. My search the other day garnered the awesomeness below which features footage from places like Dover, Lebanon...

The Cars Of Doorslammers 2019: Pro Mod Aston? AWD Camaro?! Yes, Please.

It’s easy to write off England as a land of small cars, small roads and Range Rovers. I’ll attest that if England looks remotely anything like Scotland did when I was last there, the...

Super Scoopers: Watch This Awesome Sand Drag Racing Video From The Import vs Domestic Race In Virginia!

I love every form of drag racing I have ever seen and while my first hand experience with the world of dirt/sand drag racing is limited, I am constantly finding fascinating videos to watch. This...

Morning Symphony: Stick-Shift Racing At Street Car Takeover Charlotte

I can’t get enough of the noise of an H-pattern-shifted drag car. I don’t care if it’s a Mitsubishi EVO tuned to kill or a nasty LS-powered Camaro, a Sox and Martin Plymouth or...

We Love Track History: This Documentary Looks Back At The Awesome History Of Bandimere Speedway

The eyes of the NHRA drag racing world have all turned toward Bandimere Speedway as they have done for decades at this time of the year. The kick off for the grueling, vaunted, and frankly awesome...

Hidden Heroes: This Profile Of Lee Beard After The 1989 NHRA Championship Season Is Awesome

This weekend at the 2019 Mopar Mile High Nationals presented by Pennzoil, Lee Beard will join Tony Pedregon and I in the broadcast booth. Lee’s a champion crew chief who has worked with and...

Neck Braces For Everybody: The Hoonigans Meet The AWD Hurst/Olds

It is the thing that should not be. On it’s own, before he went off-the-rails insane with carbon-fiber everything, his 1982 Cutlass Hurst/Olds clone was pretty radical. Namely, it was because...

Killer Video: Travel Back In Time To The 1986 NHRA Mile High Nationals – Fantastic Action! Mac On The Call

This weekend, one of the most interesting and fun races on the NHRA Mello Yello Tour will be contested at Bandimere Speedway outside of Denver, Colorado. The Mile High Nationals have been a staple on...

Classic Drag Racing Film: Awesome Action At Southeastern Dragway In 1968

Now THIS is the kind of thing we really love to see. You are about to watch some killer drag racing action at Southeastern Dragway in 1968. The little track in Dallas, Georgia was about as far away...