Sunday, July 5th, 2015

Long Live the Two-Strokes, Garrett Wood Sets Super Eliminator Record in Memphis

Garrett Wood

A contemporary dragbike fan could read about a recent record on a Kawasaki H2 and immediately picture Team Green’s brand new, innovative, supercharged sport bike.

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Dragbike News

Shane Pendergrast

Ryan Oehler Racing and Mike Pearce Win at Beach Bend Raceway

June27-28 at Beech Bend Raceway Park was nothing short of exciting for the AMRA Pro Mod and Pro Gas classes. The ... [+]
Mark Rendeluk

Mark Rendeluk Comments on Successful Memphis Weekend

Pro Open racer Mark Rendeluk sent along the following blog after his impressive weekend and 6.65 final round victory over Vince ... [+]
Sam Wills

Sam Wills named Grand Marshal of WMDRA S&S Cycle Proven Performance Nationals, July 24-25

The Western Motorcycle Drag Racing Association (WMDRA) is excited to announce that drag racing legend Sam Wills has been named Grand ... [+]
Mohammed Bourashid

Kuwait’s Mohammed Bourashid Poised for United States Racing

After an ultra-successful season in the Middle East, which included winning the Bahrain Drag Race Championship and joining the exclusive Pro Extreme, ... [+]
Ben Knight vs. Dustin Lee

Teasley Tops NHDRO Pro Street Dragbike Fisticuffs

No one knew exactly what would happen when the Midwest’s largest motorcycle drag racing series—NHDRO—made it’s first trip to one of ... [+]
the 23rd annual national motor scooter rally, Amerivespa

Hundreds of Scooterists around the World Headed to Indianapolis Motor Speedway

Race cars aren’t the only vehicles hitting the world-famous oval track at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway this year. For the first ... [+]
Hudson Valley Motorcycles

Hudson Valley Motorcycles Seizes May 2015 Ducati Sales Crown For North America

Hudson Valley Motorcycles, the only Ducati dealer in Westchester County New York, is pleased to announce that Ducati motorcycle sales for ... [+]

IDBL News

Jason Miller, Joey Gladstone

IDBL Pro Street and Real Street Rules Draft Revisions

IDBL promoter Jason Miller writes - The Pro Street and Real Street rulebooks from time to time need to be revised to ... [+]
Andy Baumbach

Big Entries, Big Motorcycle Drag Racing Wins at MDIR

Jason Miller’s Mickey Thompson International Drag Bike League— the world’s largest motorcycle drag racing series—continues to grow at a phenomenal rate, ... [+]
Ben Knight

IDBL Clicks it Up a Gear at MDIR

One month following its breakout 2015 season opener, the 2015 Mickey Thompson International Drag Bike League shifts into second with the ... [+]

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Columns

Garrett Wood

Long Live the Two-Strokes, Garrett Wood Sets Super Eliminator Record in Memphis

A contemporary dragbike fan could read about a recent record on a Kawasaki H2 and immediately picture Team Green's brand new, ... [+]
Nitro Harley

A Bit of Indy Car Comes to Nitro Harley

A bit of Indy car comes to Nitro Harley   Some say necessity is the mother of invention. Not a bad train of ... [+]
Alvin Kobernusz

It’s All In the Name. Kobernusz. Alvin Kobernusz.

Throughout the history of motorcycle drag racing, there have been a fair number of riders with names that reverberate with the ... [+]
Ed Krawiec

From a Burnout Box Hand to the Winner’s Circle – Eddie Krawiec Returns Home to Englishtown

Eddie Krawiec wasn't even old enough to get his driver's license when he began his first job in drag racing in ... [+]
Hector Arana Jr.

The Last Great Drag Racing Milestone Has Not Been Reached…. Yet

Throughout drag racing history, there have been performance milestones reached and surpassed by some of the greatest names in the sport’s history. ... [+]
Janette Thornley

Motorcycle Drag Racing: What is it?

Fans and racers alike flock to drag strips annually to see and hear the spectacle known as motorcycle drag racing.  But ... [+]

Manufacturers Cup

Larry McBride

Coverage of the HTP Performance Motec Man Cup Nationals from Memphis, Tenn.

Enjoy coverage of the HTP Performance- Motec Manufacturers Cup Nationals from Memphis International Raceway, June 20-21. This marks the return of ... [+]
Dave Schnitz

Dave Schnitz Comments on SGMP Ownership Change

The motorcycle drag racing world was a bit stunned at the recent and sudden ownership change at South Georgia Motorsports Park. ... [+]

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Industry News

KZ Motor

Liska Racing Offering Cycledrag Readers Incredible KZ – Z1 Blowout Sale

Here at Cycledrag.com we constantly strive to connect you to the best products, the best businesses, the best people, and especially, ... [+]
Rad Manufacturing Wheel

Must See, Must Have Motorcycle Wheels and Hubs from Rad Manufacturing

Striking, glossy, vivid wheels, shiny powder coated spokes, gleaming anodized spoke nipples and slick, sparkling laser-etched hubs; yes welcome to a ... [+]
Tommy Bolton

Tommy Bolton Bringing Seven Motorcycles to Memphis Man Cup

Respected engine builder and 25-time dragbike racing champion Tommy "Tombo" Bolton of Oklahoma City, Okla., has been waiting a long time ... [+]
Rob Bush Motorsports

Veteran Dragbike Racer Rob Bush Offering Great Prices on Parts and Personal Attention at the Track

Rob Bush, 46, of Columbia, S.C. has been drag racing motorcycles since the early days of the Suzuki GSXR in 1986.  ... [+]
Skip Dowling, Jenifer Dowling

Skip Dowling of Orient Express Touts Dymag Carbon Fiber Wheels and Comments on Atco Involvement

Cycledrag.com recently caught up with, Skip Dowling, the man in charge of longtime, respected motorcycle drag racing parts manufacturer and speed ... [+]
Eric McKinney

Eric McKinney Undefeated After Three Rounds in the PDRA

Eric McKinney has utterly dominated Pro Extreme Motorcycle the past three seasons. Little has changed so far in 2015. McKinney's perfect record stayed ... [+]
Joey Gladstone Burnout

DME Shatters Pro Street Records

As early as Friday afternoon, DME Racing showed that the Pingel Spring Nationals—opening round of the 2015 Mickey Thompson International Drag ... [+]
Andrew Patterson

Andrew Patterson Wins The Star Racing Riders Challenge

Andrew Patterson of Taylors, SC will be living his dream when he will compete on a Star Racing prepared NHRA Pro ... [+]

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NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle News

Peter Clifford

Peter Clifford to Take Over as NHRA President

The National Hot Rod Association today announced that Peter Clifford, the organization’s longtime executive vice president and general manager, has been ... [+]
Andrew Hines

Pro Stock Motorcycle Points Chase Moves to Norwalk

NHRA drivers look to continue building momentum at this weekend’s ninth annual Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals at Summit Racing Equipment ... [+]
Hector Arana

Hector Arana Looking for Norwalk 4th of July Win

Hector Arana Sr. may seem to walk around a little lighter on his feet these days. But that is what happens ... [+]

Rickey Gadson ZX-14 Burnout

Spiderman Tuning New Top Fuel Motorcycle at Night

Top Fuel News

Dave Vatnine

Dave Vantine Looking to Build on Strong Memphis Numbers

The HTP Performance Man Cup Nationals from Memphis, Tenn., June 20-21, proved to be a challenging event for riders and tuners ... [+]
Larry McBride

Larry McBride and Crew Endure Memphis Heat for First Win of the Season

Top Fuel Motorcycle legend Larry "Spiderman" McBride is in his 37th year of professional drag racing. He's done it all. Yet he ... [+]
Chris Hand

Chris Hand Blows Cylinder off in Memphis

The following is a weekend blog from the HTP/Motec Manufacturers Cup, June 20-21 by Chris Hand crewman Dick Boxell. Boxwell writes; The ... [+]
Chris Matheson

Chris Matheson’s Jack Hammer Top Three in ANDRA Championship

Chris Matheson’s Top Fuel Nitro Harley Team ended the Australian National Championship season in third position on 203 points, some eleven ... [+]
Ian King

Ian King Impresses at Season Opener

Following the amazing run of success for the Gulf Oil Dragracing – Grand Prix Originals Top Fuel team in the FIM ... [+]
Chuck Stuart, Roland Stuart, Steve McBride and the "Spiderman" Larry McBride with "Blue"

Larry McBride Returns to Action With “Blue”

Dragbike racing fans have not seen the last of one of the sport's most famous and accomplished motorcycles. Top Fuel legend and ... [+]
Korry Hogan

Korry Hogan and Team Alwine Return to Competition at the HTP Performance Man Cup in Memphis

It's race week for the Korry Hogan - Alewine team as they eagerly prepare for their season debut at the Manufacturers ... [+]
Larry Brancaccio, Dan Driscoll and the Kobernusz Nitro Harley team.

Larry “Drums” Brancaccio’s Surgery Successful Following High Speed Crash

Nitro Harley dragike legend Larry "Drums" Brancaccio, 57, of Nutley, N.J. underwent successful surgery to repair fractures sustained during a high ... [+]
Larry "Drums" Brancaccio

Larry “Drums” Brancaccio in Stable Condition Following Top End Accident

Larry "Drums" Brancaccio was involved in an accident after running off the end of the drag strip during the second round ... [+]
Ian King

Video of Ian King’s 5.83

Check out a clip of European Top Fuel Motorcycle racer Ian King's career best 5.83 at 232 mph at Santa Pod ... [+]

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Larry McBride Atco Raceway

Harley-Davidson News

Mike Pelrine

Mike Pelrine Qualifies No. 1 at IHRA Nitro Jam from Canada

The IHRA Mopar Nitro Jam Nationals kicked off at Grand Bend Motorplex for the first Canada race of the 2015 season. Local ... [+]
Mike Scott

2014 Nitro Harley Champion Returns to Competition at Mopar Nationals this Weekend

The International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) drag racing community will see a familiar face this weekend at Grand Bend Motorplex as ... [+]
Jay Turner

IHRA President’s Cup Nationals Cut Short due to Remnants of Tropical Storm Bill

The President's Cup Nationals Fueled by Sunoco was in full swing when remnants from Tropical Storm Bill moved into the Southern ... [+]
Jay Turner

Jay Turner Sets MDIR Track Record at President’s Cup

The first day of the President's Cup Nationals Fueled by Sunoco is in the books with qualifying taking place at Maryland ... [+]
Randal Andras

Nitro Harley’s Rise in Popularity at IHRA Nitro Jam Events

The riders of IHRA's Nitro Harley class are among the most popular classes this season. With 2,000 horsepower, nitro-burning engines placed ... [+]