Category archives for: Drag Racing

Johnson Has High Bandimere Expectations

Allen Johnson is hoping to put an end to KB Racing's domination of the NHRA Pro Stock division this weekend in Colorado. (NHRA Photo)

If there was ever a race for former Pro Stock world champion Allen Johnson to break out during the Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season, it would most definitely be this weekend’s 37th annual Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway.

Mopar & Pennzoil Supporting Leah Pritchett

Pennzoil and Mopar have jumped on board to sponsor NHRA Top Fuel driver Leah Pritchett in select NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series events. (Chrysler Photo)

Mopar and Pennzoil have announced a joint sponsorship of the NHRA Top Fuel dragster driven by Leah Pritchett in select NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series events for the remainder of the year.

Hagan Hoping For Mile-High Breakthrough

Matt Hagan is looking for his first win at Bandimere Speedway on Sunday. (NHRA photo)

Matt Hagan isn’t the first standout driver to have his share of struggles at Bandimere Speedway, where the altitude and racing at an elevation of more than 5,800 feet can throw a monkey wrench into even the best laid plans.

NHRA Ready For FOX Broadcast Debut

Matt Hagan (near lane) bested Jack Beckman to win the NHRA Funny Car final Sunday at Heartland Park Topeka. (Ivan Veldhuizen Photo)

NHRA will reach a significant milestone on Sunday when the FOX national broadcasting network televises the Mello Yello Drag Racing Series finals of the Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals live from Bandimere Speedway in Denver.

Torrence Hunting Bandimere Repeat

Steve Torrence hopes to claim his second-straight Top Fuel win in Denver's Mile-High Nationals as the NHRA Western Swing kicks off. (NHRA photo)

Steve Torrence already knows he has a winning recipe for the unique racing conditions of Bandimere Speedway.

Turner Is Edmonton IHRA Star

IHRA Entertainment, LLC, a newly formed corporation held by the ownership group of Palm Beach Int'l Raceway and Memphis Int'l Raceway, has acquired the International Hot Rod Ass'n.

Jay Turner raced to his third victory of the season at the International Hot Rod Ass’n Mopar Rocky Mountain Nationals presented by Good Vibrations while Shawn Bowen captured the AMSOIL Nitro Funny Car title at Castrol Raceway

Rupert Sets The Pace At Edmonton

IHRA Entertainment, LLC, a newly formed corporation held by the ownership group of Palm Beach Int'l Raceway and Memphis Int'l Raceway, has acquired the International Hot Rod Ass'n.

With just two points races remaining in the 2016 IHRA Drag Racing season, Jason Rupert increased his points lead with his third-consecutive No. 1 qualifier at this weekend’s International Hot Rod Ass’n Mopar Rocky Mountain Nationals presented by Good Vibrations at Castrol Raceway

Kramer & Reed Hope To Impress Out West

Deric Kramer is hoping to impress his hometown fans when the NHRA heads to Bandimere Speedway in Colorado. (NHRA Photo)

Deric Kramer and Cory Reed both grew up in Colorado racing junior dragsters at scenic Bandimere Speedway, and now both of the rising stars in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series are eager to be part of the NHRA’s first live broadcast on a national television network.

Haney To Skip PDRA Stop In Maryland

Keith Haney and son Logan (right).

Instead of racing in the PDRA North-South Shootout this weekend at Maryland Int’l Raceway, Keith Haney will be supporting his son Logan as his youth baseball team travels to the USSSA World Series.

Palmer Preparing For Western Swing

Scott Palmer is hoping to impress fans and competitors during the annual NHRA Western Swing. (NHRA Photo)

Scott Palmer would have rather been racing but there was a reason why the Top Fuel driver sat out three of the past four races leading up to the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series’ famed Western Swing.

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