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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 […]

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‘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 […]

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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 […]

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NHRA Wrap-Up: Torrence and Hagan Repeat Wins in New England

Defending event winners Matt Hagan and Steve Torrence kept their impressive pace going at New England Dragway, as both raced to victories on Sunday at the NHRA New England Nationals […]

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NHRA Wrap-Up: Torrence, Tasca III, McGaha & Hines Win Summit Racing Nats

Bob Tasca III picked up back-to-back Funny Car wins for the first time in his career, knocking off Jack Beckman in the final round Sunday at the 13th annual Summit […]

NHRA Wrap-Up: Torrence & Hight Win in Topeka
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NHRA Wrap-Up: Torrence & Hight Win in Topeka

By NHRA Staff When Steve Torrence won six-straight races to close out his 2018 championship season, some predicted the feat might never be duplicated. As it turns out, it might […]

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NHRA Wrap-Up: Butner, Torrence, Capps & Hines Win Virginia Nationals

Andrew Hines won his third-straight Wally while racing Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson teammate Eddie Krawiec in the Pro Stock Motorcycle final at the Virginia NHRA Nationals. The win is the […]

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NHRA Wrap-Up: Torrence, Capps & Hines Win in Atlanta

Andrew Hines earned the 100th win for Harley-Davidson, Ron Capps ended a drought and Steve Torrence went back-to-back at the NHRA Southern Nationals. Andrew Hines brought home the 100th win […]

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NHRA’s Wilkerson to Compete in 500th Nitro Funny Car Race in Atlanta

COMMERCE, GA. – The 39th annual Arby’s NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway will be the seventh race of 24 in the 2019 Mello Yello Drag Racing Series. For Springfield, […]

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NHRA Wrap-Up: Torrence, Langdon & Hines Win 4-Wide Nats at zMAX Dragway

Reigning Top Fuel champ Steve Torrence won his first of the season, Shawn Langdon his first in the Funny Car class, and Andrew Hines his 50th in Pro Stock Motorcycle […]