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VIDEO - CLASSIC IHRA TOP SPORTSMAN QUICK EIGHT

We came across this YouTube gem featuring the first round of Top Sportsman Quick Eight action at the IHRA Gateway Nationals in St. Louis. Scotty Cannon won the competition and became the first and only driver in the pre-Pro Modified era to win the Saturday night Quick Eight and Sunday's Quick 32 bracket race. 

VIDEO - 1974 IHRA SOUTHERN NATS, CHARLOTTE, N.C.

The IHRA sanctioned their first and last drag race in Charlotte
during the 1974. While this video, originally broadcast on Speedvision,
which is now Speed TV, showed good footage from the event, the horrific
deaths of three people on Saturday of the event was not mentioned. The
event was the first eighth-mile sanctioned national event on record and
was contested on the pit road at what is now Lowe's Motor Speedway.

VIDEO - 1974 IHRA SOUTHERN NATS, CHARLOTTE, N.C.

The IHRA sanctioned their first and last drag race in Charlotte
during the 1974. While this video, originally broadcast on Speedvision,
which is now Speed TV, showed good footage from the event, the horrific
deaths of three people on Saturday of the event was not mentioned. The
event was the first eighth-mile sanctioned national event on record and
was contested on the pit road at what is now Lowe's Motor Speedway.

NHRA TO RELEASE CLASSIC FOOTAGE VIDEOS

Nothing stirs a sports fan’s emotions quite like the sight of vintage
video – the way it used to be – and NHRA drag racing has as rich a
history and as extensive a library of footage as any sport.

And beginning today, NHRA will be inviting fans to relive its glorious
and tradition-rich past as it debuts the first in a series of 15 DVDs
featuring exclusive video dating back to some of the most memorable
days of NHRA. The DVDs – re-mastered from previously released on VHS –
will be available for only $14.99 and can be purchased at http://www.nhradvd.com .

NHRA TO RELEASE CLASSIC FOOTAGE VIDEOS

Nothing stirs a sports fan’s emotions quite like the sight of vintage
video – the way it used to be – and NHRA drag racing has as rich a
history and as extensive a library of footage as any sport.

And beginning today, NHRA will be inviting fans to relive its glorious
and tradition-rich past as it debuts the first in a series of 15 DVDs
featuring exclusive video dating back to some of the most memorable
days of NHRA. The DVDs – re-mastered from previously released on VHS –
will be available for only $14.99 and can be purchased at http://www.nhradvd.com .

CLASSIC VIDEO - OLD SCHOOL IHRA MODIFIED

This video was shot at an IHRA points race held at Brainerd Optimist
Drag Strip in North Georgia, just South of Chattanooga, Tennessee. A
building was blocking the view down track but there's some good
starting line footage with some excellent sound. This should get your
heart pumping. a A lot of the old IHRA runners such as Dennis Mitchell,
Bill Pucket, Tim Freeman and Wayne Allison are just a few of the names
you'll see. 

CLASSIC VIDEO - OLD SCHOOL IHRA MODIFIED

This video was shot at an IHRA points race held at Brainerd Optimist
Drag Strip in North Georgia, just South of Chattanooga, Tennessee. A
building was blocking the view down track but there's some good
starting line footage with some excellent sound. This should get your
heart pumping. a A lot of the old IHRA runners such as Dennis Mitchell,
Bill Pucket, Tim Freeman and Wayne Allison are just a few of the names
you'll see. 

CLASSIC VIDEO - JUDY LILLY

Judy Lilly raced for years in the NHRA's Super Stock division with her
Mighty Miss Mopar entries. This rare classic video was shot at the 1978
NHRA SportsNationals in Bowling Green, Ky. This Diamond P video also
provides an insightful interview. It also features her third round race
as well.

CLASSIC VIDEO - JUDY LILLY

Judy Lilly raced for years in the NHRA's Super Stock division with her
Mighty Miss Mopar entries. This rare classic video was shot at the 1978
NHRA SportsNationals in Bowling Green, Ky. This Diamond P video also
provides an insightful interview. It also features her third round race
as well.

PROJECT 1320 VIDEO CHRONICLES DRAG RACING HISTORY

Compiling a documentary of 50 years of drag racing is a monumental task.
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Yet, is a venture that a group of people felt had to be done.

Thus,
Traci Hrudka, Steve Cole, Harry Hibler, Don Garlits and Wayne Wolfe
formed Quarter Mile Entertainment, LLC, to complete the project. Hrudka
serves as Quarter Mile Entertainment's chairman of the board.

Quarter
Mile Entertainment's documentary will focus on the years from 1948-89
and chronicle drag racing's pioneers from the heroes and legends of the
sports formative years.

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