The ADRL’s Simply Phones U.S. Drags VI in Virginia headlined a busy weekend of racing that included NHRA Lucas Oil series meets in Illinois, Louisiana, and Nevada.
The ADRL returns to the always-quick Virginia Motorsports Park this weekend for the sixth running of the U.S. Drags, and while the competition itself is plenty newsworthy, it will be the debut of the brand new Pro Drag Radial category that steals the headlines this weekend.
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.
Three-time World Champion Kevin Helms, the motorsports manager for Jeff Teuton’s Southland Dodge dealership, earned the first victory for the Chrysler Corporation in the American Drag Racing League’s popular new SuperCar Showdown category during the ADRL World Finals VIII.
Extreme Pro Stock driver Cary Goforth, Pro Extreme Motorcycle rider Eric McKinney and Aeromotive Fuel Systems Pro Modified driver Mike Castellana were already able to celebrate American Drag Racing League (ADRL) world championships on Saturday.
Chris Holbrook, already a finalist at four events during the 2012 season, wheeled his familiar silver “Instant Action” 2012 Ford Mustang to its second victory of the year in American Drag Racing League’s popular new SuperCar Showdown category during the Summit Racing Equipment Ohio Drags VI.
With another tremendous performance on Saturday, Bob Rahaim moved closer to his first American Drag Racing League (ADRL) championship. He was joined in the winners circle by Alex Hossler, Eric McKinney, Bill Glidden, and a host of other worthy event champions.
Jason Scruggs’ third win in the ADRL in 2012 ended up being one of his favorite and it also proved to be a historic one. Other winners included Bob Rahaim (Pro Nitrous), Dennis Sugrue (Mickey Thompson Extreme 10.5), Eric McKinney (Pro Extreme Motorcycle), and John Montecalvo (Extreme Pro Stock).
Shannon “Iceman” Jenkins has been a staple at the ADRL’s prestigious Dragstock race, first appearing at the event in 2005. At the ninth rendition of the race on Saturday, Jenkins delivered another trademark performance in Pro Nitrous, this time at the ADRL’s first appearance at zMAX Dragway.
Bo Butner is quickly becoming the most dominant driver in the American Drag Racing League’s incredible new SuperCar Showdown category but his victory at the ADRL’s Summer Drags VIII at U.S. 131 Motorsports Park in Martin, Michigan, proved he is ahead of his closest rivals by only the slimmest of margins.
This weekend, the American Drag League returns to the Virginia Motorsports Park just outside of Richmond, Virginia for the U.S. Drags V, and DRAGZINE will be in the house all weekend long, providing same day coverage, news and notes from the pits, and photos of the non-stop racing action!
The American Drag Racing League makes its much-awaited return to the Gateway Motorsports Park this weekend – the series’ home track – for the fourth rendition of the ADRL Gateway Drags presented by CarSafe.
Chris Holbrook finally defeated the undefeated Bo Butner in the ADRL SuperCar Showdown division on Saturday night at the Northeast Drags II at Maple Grove Raceway in Pennsylvania, earning his first win in the category and the third in a row for the Ford Mustang Cobra Jet.
Fresh off an exciting event in Bristol just two weeks ago, the stars of the American Drag Racing League head to the Northeast and the scenic Maple Grove Raceway in Reading, Pa. for the third event of the season – the Northeast Drags II.
It’s the first race of the season for the ADRL in 2012 at their usual spot in Baytown, Texas. Keep it tuned to DragZine all day Friday and Saturday for all the new cars and racing highlights from Baytown.
The ADRL Returns to Heartland Park Topeka for the ADRL National Guard Independence Drags. KH Al-Thani returns to competition this weekend to defend his Independence Drags event title in the Pro Extreme category. Stay tuned to DragZine all weekend for the coverage!
The ADRL visits Palm Beach for their first ever south Florida race. We saw some fresh faces in the winner circle during the season opener and we will be on site all weekend to keep you up to date on all the action…and upsets.
Extreme Pro Stock driver Cary Goforth and Pro Extreme Motorcycle rider Ashley Owens both doubled-up to cap off a memorable weekend at Summit Motorsports Park. Two other drivers got a chance to celebrate for the first time in the ADRL, as Mick Snyder and Jim Laurita both picked up their first career ADRL wins.
Thanks to rain at this year’s Dragpalooza VI in March, we’re witnessing a back to back weekend double event at Houston Raceway Park. Among all the powerhouses in ADRL Pro Extreme, E/T record holder Frankie Taylor is bringing out an all-new 2005 Corvette, extremely similar to his old record ride, but lighter…
The world class doorslammers and Nitro funny cars have not much in common aside from the fact that we love to watch ‘em thunder down the 1320, but could the ADRL be reaching out to the NHRA fan crowd and even one of their past funny car champions? At this past weekend’s NHRA race, a little evidence of Tony Pedregon an ADRL branching together was found hiding in plain sight.