Sunday, April 21, 2013

Today's Drag Racing News

Reaching G-Forces, but First the Pedals
New York Times
For encouragement, I could look to the many women in drag racing over the years, from Shirley Muldowney in the 1970s to today's Forces — Ashley, Brittany and Courtney, daughters of the 15-time funny car champion John Force. Courtney Force won the ...
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Drag racing season off to fast start
Walla Walla Union-Bulletin
But he added that regular weekend drag racing includes events for unmodified street cars, including the Saturday morning test and tune runs. "As long as you have a safe car, the most we require is a helmet," Kelty said. Participation fees are also ...
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Two fans hurt when engine explodes at zMax Dragway
"Drag racing is such a powerful, visceral experience. Being as close as possible is part of it. "So we want to give the fans what they want, of course staying within the parameters of the NHRA and insurance. We are more than compliant." Tony Hudler of ...
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Kym Oberauer is one of the premier Super Gas Championship drivers in ...
Herald Sun
The Oakleigh South resident is making a name for himself as one of the premier drag racing drivers on Australia's Super Gas circuit, leading the championship race after wins in Portland and Adelaide. The 41-year-old said the results had left him ...
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MSU Drag Racing Team Holds First Car Show Fundraiser
Minnesota State University's Drag Racing Team held it's first car-show fundraiser today. The team is still fairly new Anyone can join the group, including non-students. The only requirement is a love for racing. Members compete in a variety of vehicles ...
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Agent 1320 - Drag Racing Online Magazine
Southern California's Irwindale Dragstrip hosted the second of their NHRA Summit Racing Series events over the weekend on the eighth-mile strip. With nearly ...