by Bobby Bennett; Camera by Jake Simmons Thu, 2019-10-17 12:33
The world of drag radial racing is volatile in nature. During Thursday's Pro275 qualifying at No Mercy 10, Nigel Alexander got out of shape and crashed during Thursday's Q-2 session. He was uninjured and walked away from the accident.
by Bobby Bennett; Camera by Linda Swanson Thu, 2019-10-10 14:07
The best way to describe Byron Dragway's World PowerWheelstanding Championships is the event carries the same logic as Red Bull's FlugTag competition. If you're not familiar, the FlugTag is where contestant after contestant construct improbable flight machines which they fly off of a cliff and crash into the water below.
by Bobby Bennett; Introduction by Thomas Pope Thu, 2019-10-03 17:55
Whit Bazemore lived the Hollywood script he could never have imagined writing as a teenaged photographer.
Almost overnight, Bazemore became Winston's go-to photographer for NHRA drag racing. Soon, though, his dream to be on the other side of the lens as a driver became an obsession. He paid his dues to advance climb the ranks from Top Alcohol Funny Car to nitro burners.
And in a case of something truly coming full circle, he eventually landed Winston as his team's sponsor. Bazemore would go on to win 20 NHRA national events - and a spot in the latest installment of CompetitionPlus.tv's "Legends" series. If you like a rags-to-riches kind of story, here's one that takes the cake.