drag racing

Drag racing registration is open for Corvette Funfest 2018

Effingham, Ill. – Registration for the Second Annual Drag Strip Races, sponsored by Lingenfelter Performance Engines, during Corvette Funfest is now open! Corvette Funfest guests with a need for speed and an adventurous personality will once again head north toward Coles County Dragway USA, on Thursday September 20th, 2018, to take...

Quarter mile goes silent in Englishtown after 52 years

  ENGLISHTOWN, N.J. _ For more than 50 years there has been drag racing at the Old Bridge Township Raceway Park. But racing has been put to rest with the announcement from the track’s owners that they will cease operations immediately due to business restructuring. This includes the cancellation of the...

Mystery Racer

Old Cars Weekly archive – July 3, 2008 issue Belvedere owner uncertain of car’s dragstrip history Story and photos by John Gunnell “I wish I could say that it is a famous racing car,” said Dave Glass. “But I have to be honest and admit that I just don’t know.” Glass...

Car Craft Summer Nationals moving to Bowling Green, Kentucky

Bowling Green, Ky. – The 2017 CAR CRAFT Summer Nationals, presented by Chevrolet Performance, will take place July 21-23 at Beech Bend Raceway Park in Bowling Green, Kentucky. This will be the first year the highly anticipated annual automotive event will be held in Bowling Green.   The 2017 CAR CRAFT...