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CLASSIC VIDEO: 1984 IHRA SPRING NATIONALS VIDEO

Thunder Valley Dragway, the crown jewel of IHRA facilities, annually hosted the richest professional drag race with unheard paydays in the Top Fuel, Funny Car and Pro Stock divisions. Consider this ... in 1980, Larry Carrier paid a whopping $20,000 to win in both Top Fuel and Funny Car divisions. Pro Stock took home an impressive $10,000.

The 1984 season marked a change for the IHRA as Top Fuel was dropped from the program leaving the fuel Funny Car division as the lone nitro division.

This rare video features coverage of the Pro Funny Car division as well as the mountain-motored Pro Stocks.

You'll see the stars of the era ... Billy Meyer, Mark Oswald, Denny Savage, Dale Pulde, Lee Shepherd, Roy Hill and more. This video also features sportsman categories.

If you look really closely during the broadcast, you'll see John Force and the king of the '55 Chevrolets Charles Carpenter.

STORYTELLERS AT COMPETITION PLUS - "WATERBED" FRED MILLER TELLS THE STORY OF "TAKE THE MONEY AND RUN"

When you roll with the greatest promoter in drag racing Bill Doner and the legendary Raymond Beadle, there's never a dull moment. In this episode of Storytellers, rockstar crewman "Waterbed" Fred Miller talks about the day a packed match race went awry in Eugene, Oregon.

CPTV VIDEO - TAKE A TOUR THROUGH DSR SHOP WITH DON SCHUMACHER

A rare opportunity at a glimpse inside Don Schumacher Racing headquarters with team owner Don Schumacher guiding a tour through the 150,000-sq ft. facility in Brownsburg, Ind.

CLASSIC VIDEO - DRAG RACING, A SPORT OF THE PEOPLE

This classic video, produced in the early 1970s. explains the value of drag racing in the entertainment community. Plenty of old cars and interesting people in the promotional/documentary sport extolling the virtues of of straight-line racing.

CPTV FEATURE: INTRODUCING SIDETRACKED WITH MELANIE SALEMI

Racing isn't something we do to get sidetracked from life. Racing is life. Sidetracked is racing. Sidetracked is a video mini-feature series showcasing Melanie Salemi, and her Strange Engineering-sponsored PDRA Pro Boost team. We'll first present the trailer, with Episode 1 below. 

CPTV FACEBOOK LIVE - SOUTHEAST GASSERS ASSOCIATION IN UNION, SC

FACEBOOK Live stream from the Southeast Gassers Association from Montgomery, Alabama.​

VIDEO RECAP OF NHRA HEARTLAND NATIONALS

Catch up on Sunday's action from the 2017 NHRA Heartland Nationals at Heartland Park - Topeka. Check out the action as Anyton Brown (Top Fuel), Ron Capps (Funny Car), and Tanner Gray (Pro Stock). The team from CompetitionPlusTV also recaps the Pro Mod and Lucas Oil Sportsman action.

CPTV NEWS: STEVE FAST JACKSON SPEAKS WITH LEWIS BLOOM

Stevie “Fast” Jackson joined NHRA reporter Lewis Bloom via Skype in the Wally Parks NHRA Studio delivered by Papa John’s to talk about the start of his NHRA J&A Service Pro Mod career.

MUST WATCH VIDEO - CHECK OUT THE DRAG STRIP RUMBLE

 

After a popular initial run on Facebook, the first fist-sized episodes of the web television series "Dragstrip Rumble" have dropped on the AA/Fuel Dragsters’ YouTube page and are available for immediate binge-consumption.

Covering front-engine Top Fuel action from the 59th Annual March Meet, “Dragstrip Rumble’s” debut episodes feature on-air observations and commentary from veteran nitro-drag racer Whit Bazemore and life-long hanger-on Cole Coonce.

LEGENDS PREVIEW - THE LEGEND OF VICTOR BRAY

To borrow the famous Foster's Beer advertising slogan, Victor Bray is Australian for drag racing. The fifth-generation farmer represents one of the pioneering icons of the Top Doorslammer, Australia's answer to American Pro Modified. The highly popular drag racer from Down Under is responsible for taking the sport to the next level there with his undying passion for promotions and winning. Check out this preview of the upcoming Legends: The Series episode.

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