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.
News, how tos, information, updates, interviews and events forall drag racing series and classes including the NHRA, IHRA, and the Sportsman, Pro Stock, Top Fuel, Funny Car and Top Fuel Motorcycle classes.
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.
Matt Hagan is having a great season with his Funny Car. Only legend John Force (and the inevitable challenges of the series) stand in his way of another championship.
The 2013 Holley LS Fest proved again to be anything than your average car show! This year’s event was held Sept. 6-8th at Holley’s home town track, the historic and beautiful Beech Bend Raceway Park in Bowling Green, KY.
ATI Performance announced recently that their COPO Camaro #008 set the new class record for the NHRA Super Stock A/Automatic category.
NHRA Funny Car’s John Force and Top Fuel driver Shawn Langdon both widened their points leads and edged closer to world championship titles by racing to victories on Sunday at the 29th annual Auto-Plus NHRA Nationals at Maple Grove Raceway.
Five big tools every hot rodder needs to get the job done.
Welding is often a necessary part of keeping a race car functional. But where to start?