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LIVE VIDEO: SUPER DOORCAR CHALLENGE, PIEDMONT DRAGWAY

Thanks to our coverage partners at DragStory.com and Mark Walter, we present to you the live video feed from Loose Rocker's Inaugural Super Doorcar Challenge at Piedmont Dragway, located outside of Greensboro, NC.

THE FACTORY STOCK SHOWDOWN PODCAST BY JOE CASTELLO

Longtime motorsports broadcaster Joe Castello has a new podcast dedicated to the wildly popular SAMTECH.EDU Factory Stock Showdown series part of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series events in 2019. The inaugural Factory Stock Podcasts are available now on Soundcloud and here as well as on Apple Podcasts. Castello is joined during each podcast by Brian Massingill, SAM Tech’s Vice President of Business Development who is also a successful sportsman racer in the Stock Eliminator class. The series is expanding to eight events in 2019 and Castello will host a pre and post-race podcast around every race featuring racers and industry insiders.

TAMEZ TURNS HEADS DRIVING HIS 727 EFI HEMI PUMP GAS ENGINE POWERED NOVA

 

When Frank Tamez arrived in Boise, Idaho, the first weekend of May for an NHRA Division 6 race, he didn’t know what to expect.

Not from his driving ability, but out of the 727 EFI hemi pump gas engine from Sonny’s Engines he had under the hood in his 1967 Nova, which was built by Advanced Chassis.

It’s safe to say the engine exceeded all expectations.

NATAAS FULFILLING CHILDHOOD DREAM ONE RACE AT A TIME

 

Julie Nataas knew she wanted to be a part of the drag racing scene from a young age. She grew up in Drøbak, Norway and followed in her father Thomas’ footsteps.

“I was basically born at the race track with my dad racing all the time,” Nataas said. “We moved to Drøbak when I was eight years old, and that became our hometown. It’s a small place -- an hour away from our capital (Oslo, Norway). And it’s by the ocean, and it’s cold. We got all four seasons there.”

BRACKET RACING ICON JOHNSON GETS HIS WALLY

Chip Johnson made the five-hour drive from his hometown of Fayetteville, N.C., to Commerce, Ga., by himself.

He made the return trip four days later with a passenger in the front seat   —   a guy named Wally.

Johnson has been chasing money and trophies at dragstrips east of the Mississippi for nearly 40 years. It dates back to age 16, when he began bracket racing the ’73 Duster he drove to school at Westside Christian School in Laurinburg, N.C.

CHEVROLET PERFORMANCE CHALLENGE SERIES SIZZLES IN MEMPHIS

 

Drivers were dialed in and deadly for the Chevrolet Performance Challenge Series’ 13th Annual LSX Shootout, which was held along with the Inaugural Comp Cams NMCA Memphis Homecoming, May 2-5 at Memphis International Raceway in Tennessee.

LIVE VIDEO: NHRA DIV. 3 LODRS, COLUMBUS, OHIO

Thanks to our coverage partners at DragRacer.TV (formerly D3TV) and Warren Evans, we present to you the live video feed from the NHRA North Central Division Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series event from Columbus, Ohio.

2019 SPRING FLING GALOT - FINAL RESULTS

 

Strange Engineering Friday opened up at the K&N Spring Fling presented by Optima Batteries with the ante upped to $50,000-to-win at Galot Motorsports Park in North Carolina.y the race, the day and their friends.”

FUN AND FAMILY FUEL MONTY BOGAN JR.'s DESIRE TO COMPETE

 

Last weekend during the 4-Wide Nationals at zMax Dragway, near Charlotte, Monty Bogan Jr. drove his '67 Camaro to a runner-up finish in Stock Eliminator against Drew Skillman and finished one position better with his '92 Camaro over Joe Santangelo in the Super Stock final.

There was a time when those might be expected results for the four-time Sportsman racing world champion, who often raced up to 36 weekends per year in the late-'90s through early-2000s. But then Bogan backed off from racing to concentrate on building his career.

LIVE VIDEO: SPRING FLING AT GALOT MOTORSPORTS PARK

Thanks to our coverage partners at DragStory.com and Mark Walter, we present to you the live video feed from the Spring Fling at Galot Motorsports Park. 

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