Cordova, IL - The Pro Outlaw Series that debuted in 2005 at Eddyville Raceway Park will come to Cordova Dragway Park, Cordova, Illinois in 2006 under the direction of former Eddyville Track Manager Wes Buck.

Racebricks adds Herbert to 2006 racing family
Lincolnton, NC - Racebricks Collectibles announced its sponsorship plans Monday, providing Doug Herbert and the Snap-on Tools Top Fuel team with a major associate sponsorship deal, it was announced Monday by Racebricks CEO Marty Yacoobian.

Brian Howell

Milan, MI - On Friday December 2, 2005 at the Crystal Gardens in Southgate, Michigan, some of Michigan and Ohio’s top drag racers were awarded. Among them was Rick Baehr from Wellington, Ohio who recently won the title “World No Box Champion”. The awards went to Randy Easterday from Indiana, Champion of Michigan Powersports Motorcycle class.

Stillings Gets First CVP Racing
Scott Stillings

Rockingham, NC - Scott Stillings, 2005 IHRA Super Stock World Champion, Made the haul to North Carolina to pick up his Grand Am with new Matching CVP racing team Colors.

APD Introduces New Diaphragm Bypass Regulator

Toledo, OH - The experts at Advanced Product Design are at it again. This time, the carburetor and fuel system magnate from Western Ohio has developed a new diaphragm bypass regulator for use on belt driven fuel systems in drag racing and circle track applications.

Davis Technologies Little Black Box For Drag Racing

What can a little black box do for you? Using patented techniques, this little black box will correct tire slip at a blink of the eye.

Glendora, CA - A JOLLY OLD ELF: John Force, 13-time NHRA POWERade world champion and winner of a record 119 races, put countless smiles on the faces of Southern California children as host of a recent holiday car show which benefited the California Highway Patrol’s “ChiP’s for Kids” toy drive. Force, doing his best Santa impersonation, entertained more than 18,000 fans with 780 show cars and autograph opportunities with NHRA superstars Eric Medlen (Indianapolis), Robert Hight (Anaheim Hills, Calif.), Ashley Force (Anaheim Hills, Calif.) and Brandon Bernstein (Indianapolis), among others. The single-day event at his Yorba Linda, Calif.-based race shop, netted more than 10,000 toys for the program.

Dave Duell Passes Away
Evansville, IN - IHRA B/CM and Nostalgia Super Stock racer Dave Duell died today 10-16-05, too cancer.

K&R Performance Engineering supports Dragraceresults.com series competitors

Cocoa, FL - ABRA and Dragraceresults.com Bracket Series officials are happy to welcome back K&R Performance Products for the 2006 campaign. As in 2005, K&R will support competitors in the Super Pro class with a unique, creative program designed to “spread the wealth” to more competitors and reward racers for purchasing and competing with K&R Performance products.

Johnsons torch the track with would be record runs
Story & Photos NHRA.com

Adel, GA - The father/son duo of veteran Pro Stock racers Warren and Kurt Johnson have officially fired the first attention-getting salvos of the 2005-2006 offseason with Warren topping out at an incredible 210.08 mph and Kurt clocking a lightning-strike, 6.604-second pass at South Georgia Motorsports Park in Cecil, Ga.

'Zilla' gets teeth
Glendora, CA - Veteran Top Fuel driver Doug "Zilla" Herbert is the first driver to unveil his 2006 paint scheme. Once again, after extending his contract with Snap-on Tools for another three years at the second Chicago race, Herbert will be flying the red, white, and black colors of the tool industry giant in primary sponsor position. Herbert will also banner collectables company Racebricks as a major associate.

NHRA.com Driver Blogs to continue in ’06 with old friends, new additions
Glendora, CA - NHRA.com’s popular Driver Blogs, which this year have allowed fans unparalleled access to the inner thoughts and behind-the-scenes activities of some of NHRA Drag racing’s brightest stars, will continue through the 2006 NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series with the seven original members of the cast plus several new additions.

Weld Racing partners with Enders
Kansas City , MO - Weld Racing will sponsor Cagnazzi Racing and driver Erica Enders in 2006.

Pace American strengthens it's involvement with the nation's premier Sportsman racing series as Official Trailer of the DragRaceResults.com Bracket Racing Series!
Pace American Shadow GT

Morehead , KY - DragRaceResults.com Bracket Series promoters are proud to announce that Pace American Trailers has strengthened it’s alliance with the only independent nationwide bracket series in the United States: The DragRaceResults.com Bracket Racing Series and the ABRA.

12-05 Bogacki 101
Luke Bogacki

Woodville, AL - YES!!! It’s Over!!! While guys like Scotty Richardson, Steve Witherow, Jr., and Troy Williams, Jr. enjoyed banner seasons that I’m sure they didn’t want to see come to an end, and awesome runs from Johnny Labbous, Jr. and Todd Ewing may have been cut short by the season’s conclusion--let me be the first to say: Thank goodness it’s over!

Reher & Morrison Engine School
Arlington, TX - The Reher-Morrison Racing Engines technical school features a curriculum of class room and hands on learning in a real racing engine shop.

Yorba Linda, CA - Played out in near perfect weather conditions, a contrast to the two previous years, the 2006 John Force Holiday Car Show benefitting the California Highway Patrol’s “ChiP’s for Kids” toy drive was the most successful in history.

Jegs Going Bracket Racing?

Columbus, OH - Jeg Coughlin Jr. will be bracket racing in a 1967 Chevy II wagon with a 420 cid small block Chevy.

20-Plus questions for 2005 NHRA Funny Car Champ Gary Scelzi
Fresno, CA - Gary Scelzi, who joined the Funny Car class in 2002, entered the history books in 2005 by winning the NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series Funny Car championship, marking the first time since 1992 that a non-John Force Racing driver has garnered the title.

Stock, Super Stock horsepower letter responses
Glendora, CA - The NHRA Stock/Super Stock Committee has reviewed written requests received by November 15, 2005, from Lucas Oil Sportsman racers in its evaluation of specific Stock and Super Stock horsepower adjustments and has made the noted changes. These adjustments are effective January 1, 2006. Letters received after November 15, 2005 will be addressed during the next review.

NHRA News Nuggets
Glendora, CA - MOVIN’ ON UP: At only 22 years old, Morgan Lucas (Indianapolis) is quickly moving up in the NHRA pecking order. Just a little more than a year removed from his Top Alcohol Dragster days, Lucas has moved into a brand new shop on the outskirts of Indianapolis and he has been named general manager of his own Morgan Lucas Racing team. “As far as exciting points I’ve reached along the way, these are the ones most people don’t get to see,” said Lucas, who finished fifth in the 2005 POWERade Series standings, his first full year of competition. “It’s the preparation, the assembling of the people, the construction of the shop, the offices, seeing the invoices, all those things coming together shows we’re putting together a business here.

Gulfway Insurers sponsors PMRA Best Reaction Time in 2006

Bayonet, FL - The Pro Modified Racing Association (PMRA), www.ProModifiedRacing.com, is pleased to announce that Gulfway Insurers will sponsor the Best Reaction Time at each series event in 2006.

NHRA crew chief Wayne Dupuy continues to improve
Lincolnton, NC - Snap-on Tools Top Fuel dragster crew chief Wayne Dupuy continues to make progress in his recovery from injuries suffered in a single-car accident two weeks ago.

Adam Attaway along with Ken and Molly Hall are leasing Cherokee County Motorsports Park
Lufkin, TX - Red River Raceway owners Ken and Molly Hall along with Adam Attaway have leased Cherokee County Motorsports Park for the 2006 race season.

Jay Higgins new five car CVP Racing has unveiled its new look for 06.


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