RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Drag Racing

A collection of news and information related to Drag Racing published by this site and its partners.

Top Drag Racing Articles

Displaying items 45-54
  • Drivers urged to be aware after drag racing accident injures child

    Drivers urged to be aware after drag racing accident injures child
    A father drag racing on city streets with his young child unrestrained in the front seat is in custody and police say the case provides an important warning to all drivers. Valentin Duran, 25, has been charged with a number of counts related to child...
  • NHRA unveils 2013 drag racing schedule starting in Pomona

    NHRA unveils 2013 drag racing schedule starting in Pomona
    The NHRA on Wednesday unveiled its 2013 schedule, a 24-race season that once again starts and ends in Pomona. The season opens with the Winternationals at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona on Feb. 14-17 and ends with the NHRA Finals there Nov. 7-10. The...
  • NHRA drivers don't sweat dodging the rain at the US Nationals

    NHRA drivers don't sweat dodging the rain at the US Nationals
    CLERMONT - For months he watched every conceivable storms dance around Central Indiana as if it were intentional. But Pittsboro resident Antron Brown knew the rain would show up and some point-and he had a premonition of when.  "We all kinda figured...
  • Mac Tools U.S. Nationals postponed until next weekend

    Mac Tools U.S. Nationals postponed until next weekend
    Thanks to rain, the hot rods will have to wait until next week. Officials for the National Hot Rod Association announced Monday that the 58th annual Mac Tools U.S. Nationals presented by Auto-Plus would be pushed back until next weekend. The event has...
  • NHRA drivers OK with decision to postpone US Nationals

    NHRA drivers OK with decision to postpone US Nationals
    CLERMONT - She found herself in the drivers seat in more ways than one on Saturday night.  After a run at over 317 miles per hour Courtney Force found herself atop the Funny Car qualifications at the NHRA U.S. Nationals and in prime position for a win on...
  • 'Big Willie' Robinson dies at 69; L.A. drag race organizer

    'Big Willie' Robinson dies at 69; L.A. drag race organizer
    "Big Willie" Robinson was a 6-foot-6, 300-pound former Los Angeles street racer, a gentle giant who promoted organized drag racing as a way to unite people of all races and classes and ease racial tensions. "When you get around cars, man, there ain't...
  • Florida travel guide for car enthusiasts: Museums, races and festivals

    Florida travel guide for car enthusiasts: Museums, races and festivals
    Check out our new guide for car enthusiasts. You will find information on Florida auto museums, races, car shows, festivals and more. MUSEUMS Don Garlits Museum of Drag Racing, Ocala: A visual history of drag racing, with Big Daddy Garlits's Swamp Rat...
  • Former Indians run strong

    Bits and pieces from the local sports scene. Former Burroughs track and field performers end season with solid results: A group of former Burroughs High athletes finished their respective track and field seasons with some solid performances. Western...
  • Valley Girl is Racing into History

    Valley Girl is Racing into History
    SYLMAR, Calif. (KTLA) -- Nicole Lyons drives fast for a living -- hitting speeds of nearly 250 miles per hour. Lyons is a top NHRA competitor, and she's poised to become the first African American female NASCAR driver. "You're still a 'girlie girl,'...
  • Fox59/ National Hot Rod Association Tickets Sweepstakes

    NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR CLAIM A PRIZE.  A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR ODDS OF WINNING.  Void where prohibited or otherwise restricted by law. 1.      ELIGIBILITY:  Fox59 Facebook Fan of the Day Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is...