by Bobby Bennett Fri, 2019-08-16 14:07
All Wes Buck wanted to do is prove Pro Modified could be a headliner. Three years and $300,000 later, he's still putting on a wild show with the most volatile of drag racing door slammer divisions as the star of the show. In this interview with CompetitionPlus.com, Buck tells how the event has evolved through the years, and what to expect in the future.
Sat, 2019-08-03 17:54
Thanks to our coverage partners at Bangshift.com, we present to you the live video feed from the Street Car Super Nationals in St. Louis.
Video by Bobby Bennett Mon, 2019-07-15 06:31
We have yet another gem from the triple interview with Mountain Motor Pro Stock legends Roy Hill, Rickie Smith and Pat Musi. In this episode, Hill tells about the day he got one up on Bill "Grumpy" Jenkins, and he may or may not have had nitrous. It's all a vicious rumor Hill says with a laugh.
Sat, 2019-07-13 07:42
Thanks to our coverage partners at DragStory.com and Mark Walter, we present to you a replay from the Funny Car Nationals at Keystone Raceway in New Alexandria, Pa.
Thu, 2019-07-04 12:39
It's only fitting on this celebration of America's independence that we present a true American icon, the Funny Car in one of the most incredible presentations of the plastic fantastic's evolution. Fabulous Floppers, produced by Diamond P, and hosted by the late Steve Evans and drag racing legends Kenny Bernstein and Don "The Snake" Prudhomme delves into the history of nitro racing's most volatile race vehicle.
by Bobby Bennett Thu, 2019-06-20 17:15
During the ‘50s and ‘60s, when drag racing was in its infancy, those who documented the sport for enthusiast publications like National Dragster and Drag News rarely were trained journalists. Most were simply fans motivated by a love for the sport.
Among them was a native Californian who, armed with little more than an unquenchable curiosity and the ability to make sentences (“I wasn’t good at anything but P.E. and English”), ultimately set a standard for race coverage and honest commentary that helped transform the sport.
Sat, 2019-06-15 12:26
Thanks to our coverage partners at DragRacer.TV (formerly D3TV) and Warren Evans, we present to you the live video feed from the NHRA Holley Hot Rod Reunion event from Bowling Green, Ky.
by Jake Simmons Wed, 2019-06-05 10:37
Drag racing in Australia is a thing of beauty. Long after the race winners were presented, records reported and incidents chronicled, there remains hours and hours of footage. Leave it to our lead videographer Jake Simmons to study the footage and present angles and visuals we often take for granted. It's the Thunder 400 Winter Nationals at Willowbank Raceway, the largest national event drag race held outside of the United States, and its splendor.
Video by Bobby Bennett; Camera by Jake Simmons Wed, 2019-05-15 18:58
J.D. Campbell has always wanted to tell his story, and today he gets his chance. He's no professional drag racer, nor is his race car at the top of the food chain of the straight-line sport. Campbell is a second-generation drag racer who followed in the footsteps of his father, and follows the inspiration to the letter of the law. Here's his story, we think you will enjoy hearing it as much as we've enjoyed bringing it.
Sun, 2019-05-12 16:00
Heart Like a Wheel is a 1983 biographical film directed by Jonathan Kaplan and based on the life of drag racing driver Shirley Muldowney. It stars Bonnie Bedelia as Muldowney and Beau Bridges as drag racing legend Connie Kalitta. The film garnered two award nominations: Bedelia for a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress - Motion Picture Drama, and William Theiss for an Academy Award for Costume Design.(from Wikipedia).