Category archives for: Drag Racing

Kapiris Paces Doorslammer Trials In Australia

Peter Kapiris is on top of the charts during qualifying for the ANDRA Drag Racing Series Top Doorslammer Championship in Australia. (Luke Nieuwhof Photo)

Peter Kapiris has gone from not qualifying at the opening round of the ANDRA Drag Racing Series Top Doorslammer Championship to being top of the pile in round two, as Gary Phillips laid down a surprisingly quick run to lead Top Alcohol on day one of the 44th Westernationals at Perth Motorplex.

NHRA’s Lucas Oil Tour Back On ESPN2

NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series Logo

The NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, NHRA’s popular Sportsman level racing series, will be featured in 16 one-hour shows on ESPN2HD in 2015.

DIESEL Unveils Drag And Pull Schedule

DIESEL Motorsports

Champion Blue Flame Motor Oil, a major product sponsor of DIESEL Motorsports and the National Ass’n of Diesel Motorsports, announced this week their 2015 National Event Schedule for Diesel Drag Racing and Sled Pulling competition.

White Safety Equipment Supports PDRA


There is nothing more important to competitive racers than safety. Not a new car, not massive amounts of horsepower, not even winning races and championships. Without an environment that is as safe as humanly possible nothing else matters.

Langdon & Johnson Will Race In Pomona

Shawn Langdon and Alan Johnson Racing will be at the season opener for the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series in Pomona, Calif., despite recently losing sponsorship. (NHRA Photo)

Alan Johnson Racing and 2013 World Champion driver Shawn Langdon will open the 2015 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season next week at the 55th annual Circle K NHRA Winternationals in Pomona, Calif.

Sonny’s Continues PDRA Support


Sonny’s Racing Engines will once again be providing support to PDRA competitors with the Sonny’s Pro Nitrous Low Qualifier Challenge.

Larry Dixon Gains Associate Sponsor


NHRA Top Fuel competitor Larry Dixon has signed by to an associate sponsorship in 2015.

NHRA Bolsters Oildown Policy

New NHRA Logo Small

Recognizing the need to reduce the number of oildowns at NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series events that cause substantial time delays and negatively affect the entertainment value for fans and TV viewers, the NHRA has increased the monetary fines and points penalties associated with oildowns in the Top Fuel and Funny Car categories.

NHRA Changes U.S. Nationals Points Structure

Richie Crampton (far lane) beat Steve Torrence to win the NHRA Top Fuel division during the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals in 2014. Now the event will be worth even more points to NHRA competitors. (Ginny Heithaus Photo)

The NHRA competition committee today announced a points increase for NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series competitors at the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals, the world’s most prestigious drag race.

IHRA Postpones San Antonio Nationals

The new IHRA Nitro Jam Drag Racing Series logo

The San Antonio Nationals originally scheduled for March 13-14, 2015 in San Antonio, Texas has been postponed.


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