Photographer Ian Toucher and drag racer Ronnie Davis were both transported to a local hospital after a crash during Saturday's PDRA Spring Nationals at Rockingham Dragway.
When the track became too cold for safe competition at the Professional Drag Racers Ass'n season-opener last month in Tulsa, Okla., series officials decided to complete the semifinals and finals for its three premier classes within qualifying for the PDRA Spring Nationals at North Carolina's Rockingham Dragway.
Fans heading to the Professional Drag Racers Ass'n Spring Nationals this weekend, will be treated to a rare double header as two national events will be settled at North Carolina’s historic Rockingham Dragway.
If reigning PDRA champion Rickie Smith is going to win his third straight race at Rockingham Dragway, it won’t be behind the wheel of the IDG Camaro in which he won the NHRA Pro Mod opener last month at Gainesville, Fla.
In a bid to accommodate racers idled by the cancellation of this weekend's scheduled IHRA Southeast ET Finals, Rockingham Dragway owner Steve Earwood has expanded the program for the 25th annual Mopars at the Rock to include a Mopars versus the World Top ET and Footbrake Shootout open to all makes.
When the PDRA season kicked off at Tulsa Raceway Park just a week ago, Pat Musi Racing Engines power continued its dominant ways as Tommy Franklin qualified number one with the quickest pass in class history, a 3.686-second blast at over 203 mph.
Mother Nature got the better of the PDRA Nationals at Osage Casino Tulsa Raceway Park this evening, as dropping temperatures made the track too cold to safely continue elimination rounds for the all-eighth-mile Professional Drag Racers Association
After three rounds of qualifying Friday for the PDRA Nationals at Osage Casino Tulsa Raceway Park, Brandon Snider secured the top spot in the series' premier NAS Racing Pro Extreme class.
Australian Super Stock Champion Steve Norman has won his third ANDRA Christmas Tree this season at Steel City Raceway on Sunday.
Grant O’Rourke kept his slim ANDRA Top Doorslammer title hopes alive by top qualifying and advancing to the final before the action was called to a halt at Calder Park Raceway.