Tuesday, July 23, 2013

7/23/13 Drag Racing News

Johnson Wins Fifth Mile-High Nationals
The topsy-turvy championship battles in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series' top two divisions enjoyed a rare week of stability at the Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway. In Top Fuel, where the championship lead has changed ...
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Legendary Top Fuel and Funny Car owner Paul Candies dies unexpectedly
Drag Racing Online Magazine
He was president and chief operating officer of Otto Candies, LLC. He joined the company in 1962 and worked in numerous positions before being named president in 1991. Otto Candies, LLC is a marine transportation company with more than 100 vessels ...
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Snake & Mongoose To Bring NHRA Drag Racing To The Big Screen
CarBuzz - Car News and Reviews
With the much-anticipated release of Ron Howard's "Rush" later this year, gearheads everywhere are getting excited about the first big-budget Hollywood movie that is properly about racing in a very long time. But it seems we'll actually have two ...
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MRN's Web Lineup Leads the Way Into Season's Second Half
Whether it's weekends at the track or weekdays at MotorRacingNetwork.com, MRN has evolved into one of the most complete sources of racing information with a comprehensive lineup of online programming covering NASCAR, NHRA drag racing, short-track ...
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PADECKY: Teen drag racer from Petaluma shows talent, poise
Santa Rosa Press Democrat
Six runs that produced this: Perivolaris earned his NHRA driver's license. Running this coming weekend at the NHRA Sonoma Nationals, Perivolaris passed the test to run cars at America's top drag racing series. At 16 years old. So how did he react? Scream?
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