Friday, December 02, 2011

Today's Drag Racing News

NHRA: Kalitta Motorsports signs Del Worsham as crew chief
30, 2011) – Kalitta Motorsports, one of the most successful race teams in the history of NHRA (National Hot Rod Association) Drag Racing, announced today that former Funny Car and Top Fuel dragster driver Del Worsham has joined the team as the crew ...
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First Issue Of Destination Force Graphic Novel Available Dec 2nd
"My dad, in addition to being one of the winningest drivers in motorsports history, is also one of the most energetic, entertaining and bigger than life personalities in the sport of NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing. We joke that it's like a tornado when ...
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Bruderheim biker opens it up wide
Fort Saskatchewan Record
By Special to the Record A Bruderheim man is in a hurry to be the fastest man on a drag racing motorcycle and seems to be well on his to getting there. Mike Pelrine placed second in the Top Fuel category at 6.257 seconds as more than 500 motorcyclists ...
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Local Contractor Takes Title Rights for Northern Nationals Drag Race in Wawa
Recently, members of the organizing committee attended the NHRA Canadian Drag Racing Banquet in Ottawa to promote the event. Organizers spoke with many of the Super Pro and Semi Pro racers who were very excited about coming to Wawa next year to race. ...
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2013 Mustang Cobra Jet Unveiled
With that pedigree, the 2013 Cobra Jet offers the latest in drag racing technology, delivering speed and consistency for NHRA Stock and Super Stock racing. After more than three seasons of testing, racing, and customer feedback, the '13 Cobra Jet marks ...
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PMRA, Quick 32 Sportsman Series, and PBSS Announce 2012 Race Dates
CAYUGA, Ontario -- Three of the top drag racing series in North America have announced their 2012 schedules. The Pro Modified Racing Association, The Quick 32 Sportsman Series, and the Pro Bike & Sled Series will take to the strips next season starting ...
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Student Team Sets Speed Record in Veggie Oil Truck
"Well we want to continue promoting the club, and there was talk about doing some drag racing too. The next major milestone though will be beating the standing regular diesel record of 215 MPH," says Johnston. According to him, the S-10 is more than ...
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Burn On: 1973 Drag Racing Documentary | Dean's Garage
This 1973 film called Burn On was filmed at the 1973 AHRA Grand American race at New England Dragway in Epping, New Hampshire. This isn't your typical ...