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STORYTELLERS ENCORE - AUSSIE VICTOR BRAY TELLS THE STORY OF "YEP, THAT'S SCOTTY CANNON'S BOY"

Depending on whom you might ask, Bundaberg Rum might be considered a relaxing drink to a rare few, but to others it can be the devil. While Scotty Cannon was a bruiser back in his Pro Modified days, his son and eventual Pro Modified champion Scott Cannon was a quiet-natured teenager who hoped to follow in his dad's footsteps.

In 1999, when he joined his dad in a trip to Australia to race with Victor Bray, the kid took on the spirit of his dad in the scrappy nature. Well, Victor tells the story of the dad Junior went wild on the "Bundy" rum and then clocked a few fellas on the "melon".

CLASSIC VIDEO - 1985 ADRA SPRING NATIONALS, TULSA, OK.

Step into our time machine and travel back to 1985 for the ADRA Spring Nationals at the legendary Tulsa Raceway Park in Oklahoma.

Catch the Top Fuel eliminations at the former American Hot Rod Association series as you will see the legends such as "Big Daddy" Don Garlits, Chris "The Golden Greek" Karamesines and Frank "The Beard" Bradley battling it out.

You might even see a fire burnout.

SNEAK PEEK - RICHARD FREEMAN'S NEW '67 MUSTANG PRO MOD

This beautiful brand new 67 Mustang Pro Mod for Richard Freeman is the latest creation by the team at RJ Race Cars and Quarter-Max. Built with the same craftsmanship and quality as their reigning World Championship winning Pro Stock and Pro Modified cars will be ready for the race track soon.

STORYTELLERS ENCORE - LOUIS FORCE TELLS THE STORY OF "YOU RAN OVER WHO?"

In this latest episode of Storytellers at CompetitionPlus.tv, Louis Force, older brother of John Force tells the story of the day the brothers accidentally ran over a bicyclist while repossessing their race cars. What they didn't know at the time was just how much clout the victim had.

 

MONDAY MORNING RACER - CRUZ PEDREGON SHOP TOUR

We are proud to announce the latest member of our CompetitionPlusTV line-up - Monday Morning Racer.

Lee Craft is the driving force behind Monday Morning Racer which brings racing footage and motorsports commentary.

In this episode, Lee tours the shop at Cruz Pedregon in Brownsburg, Ind, and chats with members of the Snap-on Tools-sponsored team.

WATCH THE VIDEO WHICH INSPIRED LEGENDS: THE SERIES - JOHN FORCE CHASING UNCORPORATE AMERICA

10 09 2013 forceJohn Force didn’t need to lose two major sponsors to realize the pitfalls of drag racing sponsorships.

The 15-time champion had been down this path before.

When both Ford and Castrol announced they would be stepping away from the iconic drag racer at the end of the 2014 season, he immediately hired a marketing, social media and reality television dream team to chase what he coined as “Corporate America”.

Decades ago, Force didn’t have this option. He didn’t have the wherewithal to chase the corporate dollars.

RARE VIDEO AT CPTV - 1981 AHRA WORLD FINALS, SPOKANE, WA.

We've unearthed a rare broadcast from Spokane ABC affiliate KXLY Channel 4 bringing the final results of the 1981 AHRA World Finals at Spokane International Raceway.

While it's only about 3 minutes long, the report covers the event winners from Top Fuel to thye unique Pro Stock category where big blocks and nitrous-injected small blocks did battle. 

Relive the glory days with interviews featuring Jerry Ruth, Shirley Muldowney and Don "The Snake" Prudhomme.

CLASSIC VIDEO: 1980 NHRA SPRINGNATIONALS

Hard to believe it's been 40 years ago when this race took place at National Trail Raceway, just outside of Columbus, Ohio.

Then considered one of the majors in drag racing event, the annual pilgrimage to this NHRA Div. 3 stronghold always brought out the best in racers whether it was Shirley Muldowney winning her first event in 1976, or the multitude of Don Prudhomme versus Raymond Beadle. Then in Pro Stock there was the domination of Bob Glidden, until this driver named Lee Shepherd came along.

There's also the bad weather from time to time, and the absurd; case in point Billy Meyer's nitro-fueled game of chicken. Of course, there's the Tim Grose crash. Catch it all in this flashback to the good old days.

CLASSIC VIDEO - 1986 IHRA POPULAR HOT RODDING NATIONALS, MARTIN, MI.

Travel back in time back to 1986, during the last IHRA season sponsored by Winston.

The Popular Hot Rodding Nationals had been a staple of drag racing for many years, and attended by many of the sport's leading touring professionals. In the past, it had been a major divisional event for the NHRA, but in this season U.S. 131, flying the IHRA sanction, was elevated to nationals event status.

Watch as you see IHRA drag racing's movers and shakers, Kenny Bernstein, Mark Oswald, Tom McEwen, Rickie Smith, Roy Hill, and Carol "Bunny" Burkett battle it out for supremacy in Michigan.

SOUTHEAST GASSERS ASSOCIATION - MOORESVILLE DRAGWAY RECAP SHOW

 

Catch all the excitement of the gear-jamming, wheels-up action from the 2020 season from the Southeast Gassers Association, drag racing's strictest period correct series.

This year marks the ninth season of the specialty series which takes racers and fans alike back to the good old days of 1967. This video focuses on the action from the Mooresville Dragway event, the second race of pandemic-delayed season.

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