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Race Star Wheels Named Official Wheel Of The PDRA

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. (January 21, 2019) – Race Star Wheels, manufacturers of high performance alloy drag-style wheels, has been named the Official Wheel of the Professional Drag Racers Association… read more

This Week’s Two-Cents Worth - ADD

This isn’t much about racing but I think I have ADD (Attention Deficit Disorder) and I don’t think I’m alone. In fact, I think there’s a lot of people who have it and probably won’t admit it. Maybe… read more

Staying Sharp In The Off-Season Can Still Be Fun (Business)!

(1-20-2018) Evansville, Indiana – The weather professionals tried everything they could in the Midwest to keep racers from battling potential horrible conditions to attend the 5th Annual… read more

Legendary Darlington Dragway, IHRA Extend Sanctioning Agreement

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Darlington Dragway has over four-decades of history with the International Hot Rod Association (IHRA). The legendary South Carolina track at one of America’s great motorsports… read more

Fall Fling 500K

Keep this one on your calendar - September 17-21 - $500,000 to win. Pre-entires open up on March 5 and limited to 385 entries only. You don;t want to miss this one. read more

Two New Drivers Join Bob Vandergriff Racing For 2019 Season

(January 17, 2019) – Veteran Drag Racer Shawn Reed and A-Fuel Driver Josh Hart join Bob Vandergriff Racing in 2019. The two drivers will join teammate Jordan Vandergriff competing in the NHRA Mello… read more

WFO Radio NHRA Nitro Podcast 2019 Episode 02

Ned Walliser, NHRA VP of Competition, gives the scoop on the Gainesville Raceway concrete project. Steve Williams, 2018 Lucas Oil Super Comp World Champion, recaps his break through season. NHRA’s… read more

Lucas Oil, Pat Musi Racing Engines And Musi Racing Continue Partnership In 2019

(January 15, 2019) MOORESVILLE, NC — Lucas Oil announced today that its longtime relationship with Pat Musi Racing Engines and Musi Racing will continue for the 2019 season on a number of different… read more

Optimists & Pessimists - This Week's Blog

Football season. I’m not a real big sports fan but I do try to keep track of things in the sports world. And of course during the course of “our” season, it’s kind of hard to follow other sports with… read more

Houston Raceway Park 'Making The Switch' To Pennzoil

BAYTOWN, Texas (Jan. 14) -- Houston Raceway Park (HRP), the iconic drag strip located in the Houston suburb of Baytown, is "Making the Switch" to Pennzoil® through a new multi-year relationship that… read more

Stock And Super Stock Class Eliminations To Be Held At Baby Gators Divisional Prior To Gatornationals
Aeromotive Named The Official Fuel System For Frank Hawley’s Drag Racing School
WFO Radio NHRA Nitro Podcast 2019 Episode 01
Magic Dry Organic Absorbent Assumes Title Sponsorship Of NHRA National Event In Phoenix
Lucas Oil Continues Partnership With Chase-N-Dad Team In 2019
NHRA Announces “Unfinished Business” Competition Featuring Drag Racing Legends
Pro Stock Veteran Brogdon Teams Up With Elite Motorsports In 2019
Up On The Soapbox – This Week’s Two Cents
Team Aruba Readies For 2019 Tour, Including Four NHRA National Events

The High Performer Award

Graham Light

If things had been different, we might be talking about the vice-president of Capital Records rather than the retiring senior vice president of racing operations for the National Hot Rod Association. read more

Rick Feaster

He’s not a racer, but certainly a car guy as evidenced by the ’69 Corvette he originally purchased as a basket case, not to mention the many others he has completely rebuilt and restored. However, there is much more than that to Rick Feaster, who has been a part of the sport for a long time helping racers with their needs. read more

Tom McEwen

Certainly, one who is most deserving of the accolade as a Hedman High Performer, the name of Tom “the Mongoose” McEwen always seemed to fall between the cracks. With his passing earlier this year, it brought to mind all he has accomplished throughout his years in and out of the seat. read more