Written by Susan Wade Sat, 2016-12-24 18:00
Drunk drag racing is a terrible, terrible idea on so many levels.
But according to a report from a British Columbia radio program, CBC’s “Daybreak South,” the sprightly Christmas tune “Jingle Bells” is really a Thanksgiving song that’s a bawdy salute to reckless, alcohol-fueled sleigh races down the middle of Salem Street in Medford, Mass., in the early 1800s.
Written by Tracy Renck Fri, 2016-12-23 18:00
Racing has always been a part of Jamie Farrell’s life. His father, Kenny Farrell is a multi-time national event champion in the IHRA.
Back in 1993, the elder Farrell formed Carbon Fiber Manufacturing. Farrell, a former United States Marine and composite technician at US Airways, formed CFM to provide affordable composite technology to industries other than aerospace. Farrell chose to produce drag racing components.
Written by Tracy Renck Fri, 2016-12-23 08:00
Tanner Gray is going to compete in NHRA’s Pro Stock class in 2017.
The 17-year-old rookie is taking the seat of his father, Shane. Shane competed in Pro Stock from 2010-16, winning five career national events and finishing a career-best third in the 2016 points standings.
Written by Tracy Renck Wed, 2016-12-21 18:00
Aaron Brooks wasn’t out of work for long.
Brooks, who served as a crew chief at Morgan Lucas Racing since 2013, was left looking for employment when Morgan Lucas announced following the season-ending Auto Club NHRA Finals in Pomona, Calif., Nov. 13, his team was disbanding.