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IHRA Crowns Summit Racing SuperSeries Champions

The IHRA Summit Racing SuperSeries gives thousands of grassroots racers a chance to complete on a national level for true sportsman World Championship. By competing and earning points at local […]

IHRA Drag Racer at Dragway 42, Demon Rear

Photo Gallery: 2017 IHRA Summit Sportsman National Championship at Dragway 42

WEST SALEM, OH — This past weekend was a special one for the International Hot Rod Association (IHRA). For starters, it was the 2017 IHRA Summit Sportsman National Championship, the […]

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News & Car Culture

IHRA 2017 Changes Include TV & Live-Streaming Deal, 1-Year Suspension of Pro Racing, and New Sportsman Nat’l Champ

The International Hot Rod Association will announce a new television deal in early 2017, is suspending U.S. pro-series point racing until 2018, and is introducing a new national sportsman championship […]

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Race Ready: A Quick Guide to 2016 NHRA/IHRA Chassis Certification Locations, SFI Specs & More!

  After another long winter, there’s no doubt you’re ready to get out and race. But what about your race vehicle and equipment? Has your chassis received its required certifications, […]

Motorsports / News & Car Culture

Mike Dunn Named New IHRA President

Mike Dunn, former NHRA Top Fuel and Funny Car driver, and on-screen analyst for ESPN’s NHRA television coverage, is the new president of the International Hot Rod Association. The top […]

News & Car Culture

Pro Stock/Pro Mod Racer and Tuner Joe Lepone Jr. Passes

Pro Stock and Pro Mod race car driver and engine tuner Joe Lepone Jr. passed away Sunday after a long battle with cancer. Lepone Jr. was Summit Racing’s first-sponsored NHRA […]

Ohio’s Dragway 42 to Reopen This Summer After $10M+ Overhaul
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Ohio’s Dragway 42 to Reopen This Summer After $10M+ Overhaul

WEST SALEM, OH. – This isn’t your father’s Dragway 42. Elyria, OH businessman and drag racer Ron Matcham bought the historic drag strip and a bunch of surrounding land in […]

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Rat Race: Trick Flow Assembles and Dynos a 572-Cube Big Block Chevy!

For the third year running, Trick Flow Specialties is building the engine that will be part of the prize package awarded to the IHRA’s Summit Racing SuperSeries Top Class Champion. […]

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IHRA Crowns Tournament of Champions Winners, Summit SuperSeries Champions

From the northern corner of British Columbia to the southern tip of Florida, the International Hot Rod Association saw its most diverse lineup of world champions ever as the IHRA […]

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Big Ford Horsepower (Part 2): Installing the Top End on Trick Flow Specialties’ 598 Ford

In our initial Big Ford Horsepower post, we told you how Trick Flow Specialties in Akron, OH was building a 598 big block Ford to out-power the 1,013-horse 565 cubic-inch Chevy it […]