Driver Anthony Disomma and Saud Alzabin’s Desert Demons team blasted to a 3.73 at 209 MPH and nearly won the X-Treme Pro Mod class in the debut of their stunning twin-turbo ’67 Shelby Mustang in Bradenton, Florida.
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The Outlaw Drag Racing Championship in sunny Florida, the NMCA WEST in Bakersfield, and the NHRA Melo Yello tour in Las Vegas highlighted a hot weekend of racing.
Scott Oksas got back on-track quickly after a mishap at the NMCA West Bakersfield stop in April by purchasing this Chris Duncan Race Cars-built Camaro from Mike Maggio. He made it all the way to the semifinals despite not having any seat time in the new car.
It was a busy weekend of racing around the sport after a quiet Mothers Day a week ago, as the NMCA West in Pomona and the NHRA Mello Yello Series in Kansas headlined the racing action that included the ADRL and X-DRL going head-to-head in Illinois and Louisiana respectively.
The inaugural NMCA West series is in the books with the season finale at the legendary Famoso Raceway for the Nitto Tire NMCA West World Street Finals. We visited the historic track for this year’s NMCA finals showdown.
Last weekend at the NMCA WEST World Street Finals at Auto Club Famoso Raceway in Bakersfield, longtime west coast doorslammer racer Mike Bowman scooted his familiar Chevelle to a new national record elapsed time of 5.952 with a series of 250+ mph runs.
We’re back in Pomona for some drag racing action during the NMCA West Series. Stay here, we’ll be updating the with live event coverage from Friday through Sunday’s final elimination round.
If there is a guy who has done it all in a door-slammer it is Joe Lepone Jr. The legendary Pro Stock racer—now tuner/driver—works on everything from Pro Modified cars to Outlaw 10.5 machines. This weekend he returns to the legendary racing facility, the Auto Club Raceway at Pomona.