Category archives for: Other Drag Racing

Jackson Anxious For Pro Nitrous Return

PDRA 2013 Pro Nitrous champion Steve Johnson wants to score another title in his first full season since his last triumph. ( Chuck Brooks/ photo)

The PDRA’s 2013 Pro Nitrous World Champion, Steve Jackson, is returning to competition in 2015 and is hungry to defend his 2013 title.

Lucas Builds Dragster For Australian Racer

Australian drag racer Mark Sheehan (right) recently acquired a Top Fuel Dragster from part-time NHRA competitor Morgan Lucas. Sheehan plans to race it at the Perth Motorplex this weekend. (Luke Nieuwhof Photo)

The Australian Top Fuel Championship gets underway at Perth Motorplex this weekend when the ANDRA Drag Racing Series returns for Washpod Nitro Max Feb. 28–March 2.

DiSomma Supports Pro Outlaw 10.5


Following the recent announcement that Pro Outlaw 10.5 will be contested at two PDRA events in 2015, DiSomma Racing Engines has committed to sponsoring the class at both the North-South Shootout in Maryland and PDRA Finals in Virginia.

Pro Outlaw 10.5 Coming To PDRA


The Professional Drag Racers Ass’n has announced that Pro Outlaw 10.5 will be contested at both the North-South Shootout at Maryland Int’l Raceway, July 16-18, and at the PDRA Finals at Virginia Motorsports Park, Oct. 22-24.

Pro Line Continues PDRA Support


The PDRA has confirmed that Pro Line Racing will once again be supporting the sport of drag racing’s top-rated eighth-mile sanctioning body as a performance partner.

Penske Racing Shocks Teams With PDRA


Penske Racing Shocks has joined the growing list of PDRA contingency sponsors for the quickly-approaching 2015 season.

Stanton Predicts More Speed In PDRA Races


PDRA teams are in high gear getting things in place for the season opener, the Texas Nationals March 19-21 where the 2014 champions will have their first opportunity to sport the coveted No. 1 on their cars.

PDRA Extends VP Racing Fuels Partnership


The Professional Drag Racers Ass’n announced Monday it has extended its partnership with VP Racing Fuels, which will be designated “Official Fuel of PDRA” through 2017.

Zappia Strikes Again In Perth Drag Race

John Zappia ousted Peter Kapiris in the finals of the Top Doorslammer class on Saturday to win his second ANDRA Drag Racing Series event of the year. (Luke Nieuwhof Photo)

John Zappia is two from two in the ANDRA Drag Racing Series Top Doorslammer Championship following victory in the 44th annual Westernationals at Perth Motorplex, while Gary Phillips returned to the winner’s circle of Top Alcohol, but not without a serious challenge.

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.


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