Two of the four NHRA Mello Yello Championships wrapped up at Sunday’s Toyota NHRA Nationals with newly crowned champions, John Force and Matt Smith claiming race wins in front of the standing room only crowd on The Strip.
Fontana’s Auto Club Speedway is on track to make a long awaited return to drag racing in 2014!
On August 25, 2013, Rick Schnell’s flathead dragster, known as the “Slider”, roared down the quarter-mile drag strip at Brainerd International Raceway to set a record (as far as we know) of fastest flathead in the world.
Russ Truelove credits his New Englander’s fortitude for his success, and for his longevity.
A ride along with an experienced driver in a track-focused car can be an illuminating experience.
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Every time we get ready to punch the pedal when the yellows go out on the tree or the flag drops, there’s always that nagging thought, “What if X goes wrong?”
Tom Bailey, from Lake Orion, Michigan, blurred the line between full-race and full-street while competing at Hot Rod Magazine’s Drag Week event this past September.
Like to go fast on the dirt? Here are seven dream cars designed for speeding along where you won’t find roads.