Spokane County Raceway to become newest IHRA member track in 2015

Spokane County Raceway to become newest IHRA member track in 2015

The International Hot Rod Association™ (IHRA) and IRG Sports + Entertainment™ are excited to announce that Spokane County Raceway, located in Airway Heights, Washington just outside of Spokane, has become IHRA’s newest member track and IHRA’s first on the West Coast, effective 2015. Spokane County Raceway (SCR), which boasts one of the largest motorsports facilities [...]

STROUD SAFETY DRAG CHUTES

STROUD SAFETY DRAG CHUTES

Stroud Safety is a leader in the design and manufacture of the non-rigid aerodynamic decelerator field (i.e. drag chutes). In addition to his Army Special Forces experience, and as an active jumper (with over 1000 parachute jumps–many testing his own products), Bob Stroud applied his engineering degree from Oklahoma State University in the design and [...]

Minimum age reset for NHRA Summit Racing Jr. Drag Racing League

Minimum age reset for NHRA Summit Racing Jr. Drag Racing League

Effective June 15, the minimum age for kids eligible to participate in the NHRA Summit Racing Jr. Drag Racing League will be 5 years old. The announcement was made at Old Bridge Township Raceway Park, the birthplace of the NHRA Summit Racing Jr. Drag Racing League. The NHRA Summit Racing Jr. Drag Racing League was [...]

2014 Northwest Summit ET Finals Rules

2014 Northwest Summit ET Finals Rules

ATTENTION SUPER PRO & PRO: AN OIL-RETENTION DEVICE WILL BE MANDATORY ON ALL VEHICLES RUNNING 9.99 & QUICKER OR EXCEEDING 135 MPH AT THIS EVENT- MOTORCYCLES & SNOWMOBILES EXCLUDED. SEE “OIL RETENTION DEVICE” IN SECTION 4B PAGE 10 OF THE 2014 NHRA RULEBOOK FOR DEVICE CRITERIA. SUPER PRO ET (1/4 mile 7.00 – 11.99) 1. [...]

STROUD SAFETY FEATURES A COMPLETE LINE OF ENGINE DIAPERS, TRANSMISSION BLANKETS, SUPERCHARGER AND BLOWER RESTRAINTS

STROUD SAFETY FEATURES A COMPLETE LINE OF ENGINE DIAPERS, TRANSMISSION BLANKETS, SUPERCHARGER AND BLOWER RESTRAINTS

Stroud Safety Engine Diapers are available in the SFI 7.1 Kevlar style or the 7.2 ballistic nylon sportsman style. Use a Stroud Engine Diaper to keep parts and pieces away from places they don’t belong! Stroud designs blankets for all engine and oil pan combinations and for all type cars. Stroud Safety has a full [...]

Lucas Oil Extends Multi-Level Partnership with NHRA

Lucas Oil Products signed a multi-year extension with the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) to remain one of the drag racing sanctioning body’s cornerstone sponsors, it was announced today. The all-encompassing partnership includes series sponsorship of the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, title rights sponsorship of the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals in Brainerd, Minn., [...]

Lucas Oil winners crowned at NAPA Auto Parts Ignitor

BOISE, Idaho – Kris Krabill, Tom Gresham and Craig Jensen defended their NAPA Auto Parts Ignitor Championship this past weekend at Firebird Raceway. Krabill took the win in Nostalgia Funny Car, Gresham won in Super Comp and Jensen repeated in Sportsman Motorcycle presented by Harley-Davidson. Krabill, out of Bellevue, Wash., and running for car owner [...]

NHRA Heritage Nitro Funny Cars headline 44th Annual NAPA Ignitor Opener

NHRA Heritage Nitro Funny Cars headline 44th Annual NAPA Ignitor Opener

BOISE, Idaho –The oldest professional racing event in the Pacific Northwest, the 44th Annual NAPA Auto Parts IGNITOR returns to Firebird Raceway, Friday-Sunday, April 25-27, 2014. The double header weekend of racing will offer points in both NHRA Hot Rod Heritage Series and the Lucas Oil Drag Race Series with upwards of 400 racers expected [...]

Chrome-Worx Ultra Cars - Blasts Out West with Dan Lafferty

Chrome-Worx Ultra Cars – Blasts Out West with Dan Lafferty

When John Parkes of Chrome-Worx Ultra Cars and Dan Lafferty of Wendell, Idaho talked, it became “Cool on Steroids”. For those of you who know either one of these guys, you know their eye for extremely cool stuff is off the charts, and when they put their heads together, well… it just took off. As [...]