Thursday, April 18, 2013

Today's Drag Racing News

Drag racing Hough family perseveres
Drag racing kept Rick's dad signing autographs into his 60s, but now Dave Hough was just a father saddled with guilt in a Gainesville hospital after watching the car he made famous become a barrel-rolling fireball with his son Rick trapped inside. Rick ...
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McLaren's Perez meets Zain Drag Racing members
Gulf Daily News
Zain Bahrain general manager Mohammed Zainalabedin was present. Zainalabedin announced that the McLaren race cars taking part in Bahrain will be carrying Zain branding. Above, Perez meeting with members of the Zain Drag Racing Team.
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CSR Racing speeds on to Android devices - Android Authority
Android Authority
Unlike many racing games that focus on the classic track racing format, CSR Racing is based around perhaps the simplest form of motorsport – drag racing. Users just simply need to hammer the throttle and try to outpace their rivals on the track. Whilst ...
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Arizona drag strips in the news
Drag Racing Online Magazine
Unfortunately, Mr. Hahn has little or no drag racing background and is looking to hire a track manager. The track will not re-open soon as they have no timing equipment or track prep equipment. The tribe couldn't make a deal with Charlie Allen and he ...
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Racing series could return to Portland
Warrnambool Standard
By AIDAN FAWKES. April 18, 2013, 4 a.m.. ORGANISERS of a national drag racing series say it could return to Portland in 2013, despite rain washing out a bumper round last weekend. Australian Pro Street Association (APSA) spokesman John Habib said ...
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2013 NHRA: NHRA Newsmakers: April 16, 2013
Gray decided to bid his farewell to competing full time on the NHRA Drag Racing circuit with the name Pitch Energy — a family business the late Gray named after his favorite card game, Pitch — on the Dodge Charger R/T Funny Car bodies and with ...
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Force eys a four-wide win at zMAX
The Spokesman Review (blog)
Courtney Force invades zMAX Dragway this weekend as the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Funny Car points leader. Courtesy: NHRA Media Relations. Charlotte, NC This week, Courtney Force is looking to gain a stronger lead on her competition at ...
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Fastest model dragsters in country come to Titusville
Florida Today
The event, which is being hosted by Titusville for the second consecutive year, is part of a series of races that showcases model drag racing cars structured similarly to professional drag racing vehicles, including pro stock and funny cars in both ...
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Stadium Super Trucks: Series Trophy to be named after Mickey Thompson
The development of the 'Christmas Tree' starting lights that are implemented throughout drag racing today, took the human starter out of the equation. During the same period, it was Mickey's idea to fill barrels with water to help absorb a car's energy ...
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Schumacher, Team Adjusting Nicely In 2013
(File photo courtesy of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series). By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor Seven-time Top Fuel champion Tony Schumacher is off to a hot NHRA-season start. Again. But this one, Schumacher said recently, is a bit ...
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NHRA Pro Mod Drag Racing Series Fact Sheet - Drag Race Central
The Fourth annual Dollar General NHRA Four-Wide Nationals Fueled by Full Throttle, the second of 10 events in the NHRA Pro Mod Drag Racing Series.
SD Bike Commuter - Drag Racing Anybody?
So a buddy and I have been tooling around with the idea of starting up a weekly drag race in Balboa park on Sunday evenings. We have done it before but not ...
CSR Racing now available worldwide for drag racing fans
Natural Motion Games has finally released CSR Racing on a worldwide scale on Google Play today. Originally released as a location-specific test run last week, ...