Technically, the 1988 IHRA Winternationals was the first race under Billy Meyer's presidency. Travel back in time as you watch icons such as John Force, Joe Amato, Kenny Bernstein, Rickie Smith, Bob Glidden and Tripp Schumake do battle in the "next level" of the IHRA.
Thanks to Bob Petit's YouTube.com page, we bring this home video footage. If there's a downside, the sound of the race cars are replaced by those of the projector.
Travel back in time to the 1968 NHRA U.S. Nationals with then Super Stock racer Bill Jenkins. Lots of impressive footage in this rare classic video of the way racing used to be, and the days before Pro Stock was formed.
As we scramble to find something to do on a rare weekend off, we invite you to take a trip down memory lane to the 1979 season.
The 1979 NHRA Gatornationals was heralded as one of the "majors" and like every other running of the event was affected by weather.
This classic video follows the legendary Don "the Snake" Prudhomme and Tom 'the Mongoose" McEwen on a match race tour throughout the midwestern United States. Lots of dry hops and candid interviews with the legends of Funny Car racing.