by Bobby Bennett Wed, 2017-01-25 10:25
Imagine for a moment you are just getting your feet wet in the challenge of driving a Pro Stocker, and suddenly you're called upon to drive for one of the most dominant teams in drag racing. Further imagine, the seat you sit in was vacated by a legendary drag racer killed while testing less than two months earlier. If you can fully imagine this scenario then you get a glimpse of what life was like for Bruce Allen in May 1985.
by Bobby Bennett Fri, 2017-01-13 15:57
In this latest episode of Storytellers at CompetitionPlus.tv, Louis Force, older brother of John Force tells the story of the day the brothers accidentally ran over a bicyclist while repossessing their race cars. What they didn't know at the time was just how much clout the victim had.
Video by Bobby Bennett Tue, 2017-01-10 16:17
Where one was the other usually wasn't far away. And, for one of drag racing's most storied public relations tandems, this tendency hasn't changed much.
There were no manuals, nor were there any mentors when Steve Earwood and Dave Densmore took over the NHRA's Press and Publicity Department back in 1975.
Together, they painted the sport of drag racing throughout the media landscape in mainstream media, whether it was network broadcast, print or radio.
Video and words by Bill Swanson Tue, 2017-01-10 13:09
The Performance Racing Industry Show is a great place to see and learn about the very latest in race parts.
The Show is also an educational experience through its seminars and conferences, which cover a full range of topics ranging from safety to sponsorship.
The Specialty Equipment Manufacturers Association (SEMA) gave a presentation of profound importance to every corner of motor racing. Government regulation of off-highway motorsports and SEMA's effort to prevent it.