by Bobby Bennett Wed, 2017-03-01 15:01
Ron Colson learned some things during his time as a drag racer.
One of the most important was the value of a name.
Colson, a six-decade associate of Cordova Raceway Park in Cordova, Ill., and Bob Bartel, who built the track in 1956, contend they own the World Series of Drag Racing name with a U.S. Patent and Trademark Office document dated Oct. 11, 2016, to prove it. The trademark is filed under Colson's company, Colson Communications.
by Bobby Bennett Tue, 2017-02-28 14:47
Sunday, following KB Racing's second consecutive 2017 Pro Stock victory, Greg Anderson proclaimed the official factory hot rod division was not dead.
Just because the class isn't dead doesn't mean there isn't at least one aspect he'd like to see change.
Anderson prefers a class which isn't overrun with one body style and make.
by Bobby Bennett; Photos by Bryan Epps Mon, 2017-02-27 15:45
Mike Janis made sure his presence was known.
Janis captured the victory at the inaugural RPM Pro Winter Warm-up, defeating Danny Rowe in the final round of the event run in conjunction with the NHRA Division 2 Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series divisional opener in Orlando, Fla.
Written by Tracy Renck, photos by Burghardt Photos Mon, 2017-02-27 12:00
Matt Hagan’s season couldn’t be off to a better start.
Hagan, a two-time NHRA nitro Funny Car world champion (2011, 2014) won his second race in a row in 2017, the latest coming at the Arizona Nationals Sunday at Wild Horse Motorsports Park.
Written by Susan Wade, photos by Burghardt Photos Mon, 2017-02-27 12:00
Leah Pritchett said she thinks she and her Papa John’s Pizza Dragster team are “doing pretty OK” in living up to boss Don Schumacher’s standards.
But she’s incorrect.
Written by Tracy Renck, photos by Burghardt Photos Mon, 2017-02-27 08:00
The competition in NHRA’s Pro Stock class may be getting tighter, but the Summit Racing team is still a step ahead.
Reigning world champion Jason Line won the season-opening Winternationals (Feb. 12) and Sunday his teammate, Greg Anderson, was victorious at the Arizona Nationals.