ADRL’s Pro Drag Radial announcement turned heads across the globe this week with many racers putting the class debut on their schedule June 8th at Virginia Motorsports Park. We gathered some comments from a few racers this week from Outlaw 10.5 to Drag Radial pioneers and the reaction is very positive.
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Rob has had an interest in photography since he was young, but didn't get started until 2007, where he started shooting at the local tracks. After that he started doing local video coverage of heads up events and started working with powerTV shortly after.
It’s time for the second race of the newly-reorganized 2013 ADRL tour as the racers head to South Georgia Motorsports Park. Keep it tuned to DragZine Friday through Sunday as we will be bringing you all the action from both on and off the track.
You never know who you may meet when at a race out of town, from two man operations to full professional teams. A big wheel stand got this crew noticed but it took some digging in the pits to find them under rainy skies at Lights Out IV earlier this year. Just some guys putting their heads together to go racing.
This event marks the first of four races this year, the Challenge’s second full season. Three heads-up classes and two index categories will battle it out on the dragstrip, and the quickest and fastest LS-powered cars in the country will be on-hand to see how high the bar can be raised for Chevy performance.
The new year always brings new cars and plenty of fresh faces, and we’ll be on the ground at the season opening Ross Pistons NMCA Muscle Car Nationals in Bradenton, Fla. bringing you all the news, notes, results, and of course, tons of great images from the NMCA spring break kickoff.
It’s the one race that heads-up drag racing fans have been waiting for all winter long, as the fabled “The Night The Lights Went Out in Georgia” returns to the South Georgia Motorsports Park for another epic barn burner. Stay tuned here for same day race coverage and results all weekend long!
There have been some rumors floating around that some Outlaw 10.5 racers are headed to Lights Out IV and we can confirm Jason Enos is on his way to Georgia to take a shot at Radial vs. the World sporting drag radials. The Victory Racecraft team is looking for the record and a shot at the $10,000 winners purse this weekend at South Georgia Motorsports Park.
The U.S. Street Nationals at the Bradenton Motorsports Park in central Florida has become one of the annual kickoff events of the drag racing season, as some of the quickest and fastest doorslammer racers in the world get out and stretch their legs for the first time after the grueling winter.
There’s no more fitting a place for the sun to rise on the NHRA drag racing season than in the Sunshine State, where many of the top nitro teams in the Mello Yello Drag Racing Series are tearing up the Palm Beach International Raceway this week as they make preparations for upcoming start to the new season.
The weather this weekend has a great forecast for racing and there is sure to be plenty of action with insane jet Semis and a good field of Pro Mod’s already testing into the low 4 second zone today. Stay tuned to Dragzine for updates through the weekend on the latest from the last big event of the year.
Florida’s Lakeland Dragstrip hosts the Fall Brawl in the Jungle this weekend, featuring exciting action in the Unlimited Doorslammers, X275, All Motor Stick Shift, and the 6.50 and 7.50 Index classes. Dragzine will be in Lakeland bringing you all the news, notes, and photos from this late-season heads-up showcase!
The Outlaw Drag Racing Championship returns to the Bradenton Motorsports Park in Florida this weekend, with Pro Modified and Open Outlaw headlining a class lineup that includes Outlaw 10.5, Outlaw 632, Limited Street/Outlaw Radial, X275, and 5.50, 6.50, and 7.50 Index.
It’s the race that everyone in the heads-up doorslammer world has been waiting for — Radial Revolution No Mercy III at the South Georgia Motorsports Park! Dragzine will be here all weekend long to bring you every record, every victory, every heartache, and all the wheelstands and carnage you can handle!
Despite the rumors, X275 is alive and well with new cars being built and coming out nearly every week. This new addition belongs to Aaron Gramer out of Tarpon Springs, Fla. Purchased as a roller out of Team Z Motorsports in July of 2011, it was wrapped up in August and made it’s race debut recently at Bradenton.
It’s that time of year again, doorslammer fans, as the most raucous drag racing message board on the internet collectively ditches it’s keyboards and computer mice and descends on the Cecil County Dragway in Maryland for the third running of the Yellow Bullet Nationals!
We all know in this sport projects are often started and never finished, or change hands several times during the process. This Outlaw 10.5/LS Trans Am is on its third owner now, with Robert Rojas breathing new life into the build with a 598-inch big block Chevy going into the Stenod Performance-built chassis.