Saturday, July 30th, 2016

After Taking New Bike to First Final, Larry “Spiderman” McBride Makes Triumphant IDBL Return at Maryland International Raceway, July 29-31

Larry McBride working

Top Fuel Motorcycle legend Larry “Spiderman” McBride’s first back-to-back race weekends got off to a successful start at the ManCup HTP Nationals from Memphis International

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IDBL News

Korry Hogan

WPGC Bike Fest Ready to Rock MDIR

The nation’s biggest motorcycle drag racing and culture event has one-upped its game. The always mega-huge WPGC Bike Fest will feature ... [+]
Larry McBride vs. Dave Vantine

IDBL WPGC Bike Fest Shaping Up to be Biggest Yet! July 29-31 Maryland International Raceway

Please make your plans now to be apart of history! The IDBL WPGC Bike Fest from Maryland International Raceway, July 29-31 ... [+]
Dustin Lee

Ostrowski and Lee Double at IDBL MTC Summer Nationals

Two of the Mickey Thompson International Drag Bike League™ (IDBL)’s most active sportsman racers were the big news of the MTC ... [+]

NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle News

Angie Smith

Angie Smith Anxious to ride her Victory Motorcycle into California’s Biker Paradise

Victory Motorcycles factory rider Angie Smith has clear designs on the title of this weekend's Toyota NHRA Sonoma Nationals, and when ... [+]
Cory Reed and Angelle Sampey

Star Racing Heads to Wine Country for Toyota NHRA Sonoma Nationals

With an earlier than predicted exit from the Mopar Mile-High Nationals last weekend at Bandimere Speedway, Star Racing’s Angelle Sampey and ... [+]
Vance and Hines Harley Davidson V-Rod

Harley V-Rods Sweep Denver, Andrew Hines Collects Record-Setting 45th Win

Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines motorcycle rider Andrew Hines overwhelmed the Pro Stock Motorcycle field with a record-setting performance at the ... [+]
Andrew Hines

Andrew Hines Matches Dave Schultz to Lead Pro Stock Motorcycle All-time Wins List

Andrew Hines became the winningest Pro Stock Motorcycle rider in history, capturing his 45th career win by outrunning teammate Eddie Krawiec ... [+]
Hector Arana Jr.

One of Hector Arana Jr.’s Favorite Tracks Awaits Him in Denver

For many in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series, the thought of racing in the mile-high altitude strikes fear in ... [+]
Hector Arana

Lucas Oil rider Hector Arana Sr.: Preparation is Key for Denver and Beyond

The Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals this weekend at Bandimere Speedway kicks off the two-race Western Swing for the Pro Stock Motorcycle ... [+]

Dragbike News

Grudge Dragbike - Jeremy Teasley

Brown Doubles, Paquette Streaks at NHDRO Louisville Dragbike Race

The Midwest’s largest motorcycle drag racing series delivered a strong weekend of pro, sportsman, and grudge action in brilliant sunshine when ... [+]
Jeremy Teasley vs. Richard Gadson

Ali Attitude Alive at NHDRO Louisville

Many called NHDRO’s first trip to Louisville’s Ohio Valley Raceway “The Greatest,” with more grudge races locking in and knocking out ... [+]
Ryan Oehler

AMRA ProMod Dragbikes Survive Bowling Green’s Summer Shootout Heat Wave

June 25-26 marked the halfway point of the season for the AMRA’s ProMod series and also showed its biggest field of bikes ... [+]
Rick Stetson

New England Hot Rod Hall of Fame to induct Rick Stetson

On Sunday, June 26, 2016, the New England Hot Rod Hall of Fame will induct Rick Stetson, of Northboro, Massachusetts into ... [+]
Ron Arnold

Paquette, Teasley and NHDRO Dragbikes Blister Gateway

It was no surprise that when the Midwest’s largest motorcycle drag racing series—NHDRO—brought its high-horsepower, 2-wheeled road show to the St. ... [+]
NHRA Mello Yello Logo 2016

NHRA Releases 2017 Schedule

The 2017 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series schedule was announced today by NHRA officials. The 24-race circuit continues to reach ... [+]
Hari Haapalahti and Richard Gadson

After Meeting on Cycledrag.com Facebook, Innovative and Enthusiastic Gadson and Haapalahti Embark on NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle Quest

"The goal for now is to qualify," said upstart team owner Harri Haapalahti, originally of Helsinki, Finland, now of East Meadow, ... [+]

Image of the Day

Chip Sutinen Winner's circle

Manufacturers Cup

Mark Paquette - winner's circle

Hot Paquette Takes Dragbike Streak to Muggy Memphis, Record Breaking Pro Street Hayabusa is For Sale

The Mark Paquette/McIntosh Machine & Fabrication Pro Street racing team of Mark Paquette and Bud Yoder are on a major win ... [+]

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Industry News

Terence Angela

DME Dragbike Racing Tames MDIR

Winston-Salem’s DME Racing—and indeed everyone on track at the International Drag Bike League’s recent MTC Engineering Summer Nationals—were dealt a tricky ... [+]
Lazer Porting Hayabusa Cylinder Head

Lazer Porting Building Air-Gulping Hayabusa for the Bonneville Salt Flats

Check out this mean, air-gulping, Hayabusa‬ horsepower monster Mike Hubsher from Lazer Porting is building for the Bonneville Salt Flats! Make ... [+]
MPS Dragbike Mount

MPS Tablet Dash Mounts

Motorcycle Performance Specialties is excited to announce the immediate availability of our new Tablet Mount P/N 1-0757 and the Tablet/Dash Mount ... [+]
Tommy "Tombo" Bolton

The First 200 MPH African-American Dragbike Racer – Tommy Bolton

Tommy “Tombo” Bolton is one of the most accomplished and influential African-American motorcycle racers of all-time. Tombo amassed over 25 championships, ... [+]
Orient Express

Orient Express Warns to Watch for GB Racing “Knock-Off” Parts

It has come to our attention that reverse-engineered knock-offs of GB Racing engine protection products have surfaced in the United States. The knock-off ... [+]
Ken Schwartz

The Quickest Lawyer on Two Wheels – Dragbike Racer Ken Schwartz

Good lawyers offer clients a swift and successful verdict. Attorney Ken Schwartz, 48, St. Louis, Mo., is accustomed to getting rapid, rewarding ... [+]
Justin Doucet

Two Wheel Werkz/HMH Motorsports leaves Huntsville with NHDRO Momentum

Pro Street racer Justin Doucet of Two Wheel Werkz brings us up to speed on his team with this blog - When ... [+]
Trim-Tex Racing Helmet

Trim-Tex Continues Tradition of Motorsports Excellence

Successful motorsports marketing can have a tremendous impact on image. For years, when race fans saw DuPont products, they thought about NASCAR ... [+]

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IDBL 4.60 Dragbike Racing

Harley-Davidson News

IRGSE

IRG Sports + Entertainment Announces Two New Executives to Join Leadership Team

IRG Sports + Entertainment™ (IRGSE) has announced the appointment of two new executives to its leadership team as part of the ... [+]
IHRA logo

IHRA Announces a Partnership with a Major Marketing Company

The International Hot Rod Association™ (IHRA) and the world's leading motorsports media and marketing company, Racer Media & Marketing announced a ... [+]
Jay Turner

Top Fuel Harley added to NHRA Vegas Race in April

NHRA officials announced today that the popular Top Fuel Harleys will be added to the competition lineup at the 17th annual ... [+]

Larry "Spiderman" McBride Invites you to Maryland Bike Fest, July 29-31

Top Fuel News

Larry McBride working

After Taking New Bike to First Final, Larry “Spiderman” McBride Makes Triumphant IDBL Return at Maryland International Raceway, July 29-31

Top Fuel Motorcycle legend Larry "Spiderman" McBride's first back-to-back race weekends got off to a successful start at the ManCup HTP ... [+]
Larry "Spiderman" McBride

Larry “Spiderman” McBride Set to Begin First Back-to-Back Stretch with New Bike

After debuting a new motorcycle for the first time in more than 20-years, 2016 has been a season of milestones for ... [+]
Chris Hand

Chris Hand to Undergo Back Surgery, Likely to Miss Remainder of Season

Top Fuel veteran Chris Hand will undergo lower back surgery on Friday July, 22nd. The procedure will likely cause the pilot of ... [+]
Ian King

Ian King’s Record Breaking 5 x 5’s

The Gulf Oil Top Fuel Motorcycle Dragracing team kicked off their new season in style with consistency of the highest order, a ... [+]
Bob Malloy

Bob Malloy Win IHRA President’s Cup Nationals Fueled by Sunoco

Bob Malloy set the IHRA elapsed time national record on his way to the winner's circle at the IHRA President's Cup ... [+]
Larry McBride

McBride Scores Star’s Second Round Win, Applauds Longtime Friend Chris Hand’s Victory

For Top Fuel legend Larry "Spiderman" McBride's team, this past weekend marked another positive step forward; another race with a five-second ... [+]
Larry "Spiderman" McBride

Larry “Spiderman” McBride Working Hard in Preparation of Star’s Second Race, Signs New Sponsor

Top Fuel Motorcycle legend and 15-time champion Larry "Spiderman" McBride is making some final adjustments to his beloved motorcycle "Star" before ... [+]
Ian King

Gulf Oil International Extend Agreement with King Racing

The Gulf Oil International Group has announced an extension to its agreement for multi European Champions and Record Holders King Racing ... [+]
Steve McBride

Larry and Steve McBride Making Valuable Use of Downtime Between Races

The machine shop at 15-time Top Fuel Motorcycle champions Larry and Steve McBride's Newport News-Va. speed shop has seen almost daily ... [+]
Larry McBride vs. Dave Vantine

IDBL WPGC Bike Fest and Elmer Trett Top Fuel Shootout Confirmed Racers – July 29-31, MDIR

The Mickey Thompson IDBL series is poised for a record-breaking, can't-miss, exhilarating event when it does something it has never done ... [+]

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Dave Vantine

Columns

Mexican Dragbike Series

Drag Bike Racing Down South – A Look at Mexico’s National Series

Love for fast motorcycles is like a universal language. No matter where one goes it seems it's always possible to find ... [+]
Dragbike Slick

The First Dragbike Slick

The Long Beach Night Drags in 1956 marked the appearance of a new type of tire from the Cadet Tire Company ... [+]
Dave Schultz

The Pioneers of Pro Stock Motorcycle: 1973-2000 – Part 2

Motorcycle drag racing journalist John Stein is back with his multi-part series dedicated to the Pro Stock Motorcycle class. Click here, ... [+]
Pro Stock Motorcycle Racers

Celebrating and Reflecting on 30 Exciting Seasons of NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle Racing

When Pro Stock Motorcycle officially became a professional category in the National Hot Rod Association, Ronald Regan was President, a Ford ... [+]
Reggie Showers On the set of RPM 2Night with John Kernan.

Reggie Showers – A Closer Look the Inspirational, World’s Fastest Amputee

Enjoy a look back at one of the most inspirational men in not only motorcycle drag racing, but in all of ... [+]