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Wayne Darlington
Motorsports

Electric Finish: Tesla Racer Relishes Shot at Inaugural Summit SuperSeries Sportsman Class Championship

It’s been three decades and then some since Wayne Darlington claimed his first points championship, winning the IHRA Street Class at Amarillo Dragway in 1984. It remained his only championship […]

NHRA

NHRA Wrap-Up: Line Wins Pro Stock at Home Track; Pritchett & Capps Also Win

Minnesota native and Team Summit driver Jason Line won a race for an NHRA-record 16th straight season Sunday, racing victory at his home track during the 38th annual Lucas Oil […]

Motorsports

Bangshiftin’ & Roadtrippin’: 2019 Bonneville Speed Week Photo Gallery

The world’s fastest land-speed racers are back at Utah’s Bonneville Salt Flats for the 2019 edition of Bonneville Speed Week. As they usually do, our friends at BangShift made the […]

NHRA

NHRA Wrap-Up: Force Wins #150; Rookie Prock & Hartford Win in Seattle

John Force powered to his 150th Funny Car win on Sunday, rolling to the milestone victory at the NHRA Northwest Nationals at Pacific Raceways in Kent, WA near Seattle. While […]

Motorsports

Texas Motor Speedway Bans EV Race Cars Over Fire Concerns

Much like Hansel was way back in 2001, electric vehicles (EV) are so hot right now. Super hot. Occasionally on fire, even. Which, as it turns out, is just a […]

NHRA

NHRA Wrap-Up: Anderson Earns Chance to Sweep Western Swing for 2nd Time

Team Summit Pro Stock driver Greg Anderson won his second consecutive race Sunday at the NHRA Sonoma Nationals in Sonoma, CA putting him in position to repeat his 2004 sweep […]

Motorsports

Don Garlits, 87, Sets Another Speed Record in Electric Dragster

Not that this should surprise anyone, but 87-year-old “Big Daddy” Don Garlits broke another drag-racing speed record this weekend, reaching 189.03 miles per hour in his Swamp Rat 38 electric […]

NHRA

NHRA Wrap-Up: Anderson Wins Pro Stock; Torrence, Johnson Jr. & Hines Also Win

Team Summit Pro Stock driver Greg Anderson won Sunday at the Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway in Morrison, CO—the first race of the three-race Western Swing. The win […]

Motorsports

‘Big Daddy’ Don Garlits, 87, Eyes 200-MPH in Electric Dragster

Drag racing legend Don Garlits, 87, plans to pilot his newest electric dragster—Swamp Rat 38—on Saturday at Florida’s Palm Beach International Raceway to a new speed record of 200 miles-per-hour […]

Pikes Peak 2019 1
Motorsports

Tackling Pikes Peak: Recapping My First Experience with the Race to the Clouds

The company I kept on my journey to the 97th running of the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb consisted entirely of avid automotive enthusiasts, but even if I surrounded myself […]