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Fall Turkey Shootout at Alamo City Motorplex

With the end of the season just around the corner, Alamo City Motorplex near San Antonio, TX, held a pre-Thanksgiving Special, ... more


JEGS SPORTSnationals at Columbus, Ohio

The JEGS NHRA SPORTSnationals returned to National Trail Raceway near Columbus, Ohio, on Sept. 20-22, 2019, where it had ... more


IHRA Summit Midwest Division Finals

Eddyville Raceway Park drivers used their home-track knowledge to win the International Hot Rod Association Midwest Division Summit ... more


Dodge Hemi Challenge at U.S. Nationals

Making history in the NHRA Dodge HEMI® Challenge isn’t something new for Jimmy Daniels, and Friday night, Aug. 30, 2019, the ... more


Powerfest at Rockingham, NC

Cassie Lewis (shown) of Lumberton, NC, and Donald Norris of Conway, SC, claimed the biggest shares of the purse in the seventh annual ... more


NHRA Sportsman classes at Epping, NH

Ken Moses became just the 26th driver in NHRA history to win more than one eliminator at an NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series ... more


NHRA Sportsman at Bristol, Tennessee

Joe Santangelo, winner earlier this season at the Virginia NHRA Nationals, scored again in Super Stock with his Camaro at the NHRA ... more


Mutt & Jeff Race at Beaver Springs, PA

For the fifth straight year, Paul Burress and Dylan Griffey, aka Mutt & Jeff Promotions, brought their high-dollar bracket race north to ... more



Terry McMillen:  Privateer Sailing NHRA Waters

In professional drag racing, like most motorsports, you have the big teams and you have the independent teams. In Formula1 racing, ... more


NHRA: Save The Elephants!

Several months ago when NHRA raised its circus tents at The Strip in Las Vegas, Jeff Burk, the major-domo of this historically significant ... more


The Bloodhound Project 2019

On Saturday, November 16, 2019, within the South African Northern Cape out on the Hakskeenpan, a white dart came slicing through the ... more


My Education at Foreign Auto Recyclers

Now that the racing season is over, I was asked to provide a small bit of wit and wisdom to the hallowed halls of Drag Racing Online. My ... more


Shop Tour: Rage Fuel Systems

Editor’s Note: When the sport of drag racing and drag racing journalism was young, a majority of the speed parts were being sold from ... more


CHRR Halloween Pictorial

Each year the California Hot Rod Reunion is held right before Halloween. Some participants get decked out for the holiday and some ... more


Trick or Treat Shootout at Wapato, Washington

Noted researcher Dr. Angela Lee Duckworth, PhD, defined the term Grit as “The power of passion and perseverance.” The good doctor ... more



Clearing Out a Cluttered Notebook

Just Wondering ... I’m a fan of Tony Pedregon in his role as  the NHRA’s expert commentator in the broadcast booth of the FOX/NHRA broadcasts but ...  more


NHRA Can Choose to Help Itself Grow

Grass grows from the roots up, not from the tips of the blades down, thus the term “grassroots” for any movement that starts with the folks on the street ... more


The Final Round

Thanks to everyone who read this column, I appreciate all of you!!  After more than 20 years writing my editorial column “Dead-On” and sharing opinions of ... more


Last Call

This is Last Call for this column with Drag Racing Online and oddly enough it comes one year after the closing of The Motorcyclist’s Post magazine. Riding ...  more



The Last One

As the cliche goes, I 'remember it like it was yesterday'. After years of scraping and struggling, we had finally put together enough scratch to take ...  more


Sadly, all good things come to an end

A wise person once wrote that all good things do come to an end. As many of you already know that, this is what is happening to the best outlets of news  ...  more


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Corradi returns to Brown’s team

Coming off the first winless season of his career in the Top Fuel ranks, Antron Brown, a 66-time event winner, is welcoming the ...  more


NHRA Winternationals at Pomona, CA

The winners of last year’s NHRA Finals were the winners of this year’s Winternationals, proving that almost three months off ... more


Street Car Super Nationals at Las Vegas

Aaron Wells from Oklahoma City, OK, earned the Precision Turbo Pro Mod victory with his ’67 Shelby Sunday night, Nov. 30, at ... more


Funny Car Chaos Finale

The epic conclusion to the 2019 Best of Texas BBQ Sauce Funny Car Chaos Championship tour presented by Red Line Shirt Club ... more


California Hot Rod Reunion at Bakersfield, CA

It has been stated that winning a championship is hard but the real difficulty lies in winning again. This was the mountain that faced Mendy Fry ...  more


NHDRO Finals at St. Louis

Doubling up wins on an NHDRO race weekend is a big enough achievement, but doubling up AND securing a championship at the Midwest’s largest all- ... more


PDRA World Finals at Dinwiddie, Virginia

Newly crowned world champions Jim Halsey and Travis Davis capped off their championship seasons with victories on Saturday, Oct. ... more


NHRA Carolina Nationals at Charlotte, NC

Although the elimination rounds were delayed by a day due to rain washing out the Sunday racing, the teams showed no ill-effects, ... more


PDRA at Darlington, SC

Points leader Kevin Rivenbark secured his second victory of the season in Moroso Pro Boost at the Professional Drag Racers Association ... more


OFAA Finals at Ferris, Texas

The 2019 Good Vibrations Motorsports Outlaw Fuel Altered Association presented by Lone Star Forklift thundered into Xtreme Raceway ... more


NMCA World Street Finals at Indianapolis

The 18th Annual NMCA World Street Finals presented by Chevrolet Performance, which was hosted at Lucas Oil Raceway Indianapolis ... more



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NHRA Finals Winners Repeat at Winternationals

Cover photo: Alexis DeJoria returned to Funny Car competition at the Winternationals and made it to the semifinal round.  (Pam Conrad photo)


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