Category Archive: 1320 Drag News, 1320 Event Coverage, 1320 Spotlight, DRAG RACES, Event Coverage, RACING & ACTION, Videos

Watch Our Encore Presentation Of The US131 Northern Nationals. Nitro Nostalgia Top Fuel, Funny Cars, And More!

Ready for some NITRO!!!!????? So are we! So based on that need, the need for tear inducing, nose running, oh so sweet and nice nitromethane powered machines, we are bringing you an encore...

Last Race Standing: PDRA Postpones Season Opening East Coast Nationals At GALOT Motorsports Park Due To Pandemic

The last major event on the United States drag racing schedule that was still hanging into a scheduled spot has been postponed. PDRA series officials announced the other day that their season opening...

Drag Race Action Photo Coverage: The US60 Nostalgia Nationals – Wheels Up and Tire Smoking Fun!

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – Last group from this event.  I mentioned in the previous gallery that there were two non-straight-axles in the SAM coverage.  The 2nd can be found in...

US60 Nationals Straight Axle Mafia Drag Action Photos: Some Of The Coolest Cars In The Country, Here!

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – There are two non-straight-axle cars in my coverage of SAM at this event.  That’s just how it is so you can accept it, get over it, get in a huff about...

Drag Strip Action Photos: Top Gas and Exhibition Runs At The US60 Nationals In Kentucky!

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – So at these US60 Nationals events SAM and Top Gas have indexed ladders after time shots.  Top gas is for ANY pre-79 vehicle that doesn’t fit the loose...

The St. Patrick’s Classic Is LIVE! We Have Live Drag Racing To Watch Right Here!

They may be cancelling events everywhere, but there are still a few going on and luckily for you watching them from the comfort and cleanliness of your own couch is just what the doctor actually...

US60 Dragway Photo Coverage: Car Show Images From The Straight Axle Mafia Drags!

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – The Straight-Axle Mafia and US60 Dragway put on a couple big nostalgia events in Hardinsburg, KY every year.  We didn’t make it to the one in May so I...

2020 NHRA Winternationals Pro Stock Action Photos: The 50th Season Of Pro Stock Got Off To A Flying Start

(Photos by Wes Allison) – Yesterday we showed you the last of our nitro powered photos from the 2020 NHRA Winternationals so today we’re showing you the last of the gasoline burning...

Southern California Nitro Photos: Top Fuelers and Nitro Funny Cars In Action At The 2020 NHRA Winternationals

(Photos by Wes Allison) – Ultimately Jack Beckman and Doug Kalitta were the stars of the nitro show at the 2020 NHRA Winternationals. They were the guys holding the Wallys at the top end of...

NHRA Winternationals 2020 Sportsman Action: Fun Wheels Up Action, Cool, Cars, And More Highlighting Drag Racing’s Best!

(Photos by Wes Allison) – The stock and super stock categories of NHRA drag racing have been and always will be right at the top of our list of favorites in drag racing. Yes, there’s...

2020 NHRA Winternationals Photo Bonanza: Sportsman Cars, Alcohol Cars, Nostalgia Pro Stockers And More!

(Photos by Wes Allison) – Variety is the spice of life and that is just one of the reasons that we love drag racing so much around here. There’s a class for every imagination and budget...

2020 NHRA Lucas Oil Winternationals Photo Coverage: Images From The Pits In Pomona!

(Photos by Wes Allison) – The true magic of drag racing, for many fans, does not come on the track but rather in the pits where the service work and thrashing is done on the cars. Since the...

2020 NHRA Winternationals Photo Coverage: Mickey Thompson Top Fuel Harley-Davidson Action!

(Photos by Wes Allison) – Things that burn nitromethane fuel are always among the most awesome vehicles to watch at the drag strip, right? Things that burn nitromethane, only have two wheels,...

Captured Horsepower: David Whealon’s 2019 Photographic Year In Review – Racing, Pulling, Cornering, and More

(Photos by David Whealon) – There’s a tiny part of us that actually might feel bad for David Whealon. See, we know lots of guys who are into cars and racing, and the whole thing but few...