Sunday, April 30th, 2017

Seeking Rhythm in the Seat, Hector Arana Jr. Happy to be Back in the Saddle

Hector Arana Jr.

Although fans won’t be able to see it under his Shoei helmet, seventh-year Pro Stock Motorcycle professional Hector Arana Jr. will be smiling ear to

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IDBL News

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Rain Postpones IDBL Pingel Spring Nationals – MTC Summer Nationals, May 18-21, to Host Three, $3,000 to-win Pro ET Races!

A dismal forecast, providing little chance of racing, has forced the postponement of the IDBL season-opening Pingel Spring Nationals from Maryland ... [+]
Terrance Angela

Exciting IDBL Championship Set to Begin at this Weekend’s 20th Annual Pingel Spring Nationals

It’s time! The bitter winter has come to an end and spring is again ushering in the promise of tire smoke and ... [+]
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IDBL Pro Street Tire Rule Revision

The International Drag Bike League (IDBL) announced today a rule revision in the Pro Street category for the 2017 season. The ... [+]

NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle News

Hector Arana Sr.

Hector Arana Sr. Busier than Expected in Lead-in to NHRA Four-Wide Nationals

With six weeks off between the season-opening Gatornationals and this weekend's eighth annual NHRA Four-Wide Nationals, most Pro Stock Motorcycle teams ... [+]
Angelle Sampey and Cory Reed

Cory Reed and Angelle Sampey Attaining Confidence on Victory Magnums as NHRA Four-Wide Nationals Approaches

Team Liberty Racing teammates Cory Reed and Angelle Sampey are headed to zMAX Dragway this weekend for the eighth annual NHRA ... [+]
Angie Smith

DENSO Sponsors NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle Racer Angie Smith

DENSO Products and Services Americas, an affiliate of leading global automotive supplier DENSO Corp., has partnered with Pro Stock Motorcycle racer ... [+]
NHRA Mello Yello Logo 2016

Pro Stock Motorcycle Racers Prepare for Round No. 2 – Charlotte Four-Wides

The biggest spectacle in drag racing and one of the most unique experiences in all of motorsports will take place when ... [+]
Joey Gladstone

Thrash and Thrill for Joey Gladstone and San Marino Pro Stock Motorcycle Team

NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle rider Joey Gladstone and bike owner/tuner Joe Riccardi planned on shaking out the bugs and getting in ... [+]
Jerry Savoie

Jerry Savoie’s No. 1 Qualifier is Gators Highlight for WAR Pro Stock Motorcycle Team

After a strong off-season of testing, Pro Stock Motorcycle champion Jerry Savoie hit Florida’s Gainesville Raceway hot with a 6.75 at ... [+]

Dragbike News

Hector Arana Jr.

Seeking Rhythm in the Seat, Hector Arana Jr. Happy to be Back in the Saddle

Although fans won't be able to see it under his Shoei helmet, seventh-year Pro Stock Motorcycle professional Hector Arana Jr. will ... [+]
Shane Pendergrast John Arnold winner circle 2017

AMRA Pro Mod Enjoys Successful Season-Opener from Cajun Country

Winter is over and the AMRA Pro Mod’s laid down some serious rubber this past weekend at State Capitol Raceway’s AMRA ... [+]
Grudge Dragbike

Mardi Gras on the Bayou Dragbike Race

Mardi Gras the First Race of 2017 Mardi Gras on the Bayou took the tree as the first motorcycle drag race of ... [+]
Jay “PeeWee” Gleason

Yamaha Mourns The Passing Of Dragbike Racing Legend Jay “PeeWee” Gleason

Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A., is sad to learn that Jay “PeeWee” Gleason, an iconic dragbike racer and member of its Yamaha ... [+]
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Polaris Announces They Will Wind Down Victory Motorcycles

Polaris Industries will exit the Victory Motorcycle brand it started from scratch 18 years ago, company officials announced Monday, citing a ... [+]
Dimey Eddinger, Mickey Eddinge

Dimey Eddinger Honoring Father’s Legacy with DME Success

Sometimes the most meaningful, significant gifts are given after one passes on. The late Phillip "Mickey" Eddinger shared his love and passion ... [+]
Mark Paquette

Quickest-Ever Pro Street Bike is For Sale! Mark Paquette’s 6.70 Hayabusa Can be Yours

Why build a new Pro Street bike when the world’s quickest is for sale? Mark Paquette is selling his turbocharged, McIntosh ... [+]

Image of the Day

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ManCup Presented by Vance and Hines

ManCup Dragbike Racing Video Coverage

Enjoy live coverage of the ManCup Mann Hill Garage World Finals from Valdosta, Ga. courtesy of MotormaniaTV. [+]

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Industry News

Team Trim-Tex Mazda

Trim-Tex Motorsprts Bolsters Impressive Team with Addition of Josh Bilicki

Trim-Tex Drywall Products' team of skilled motorsports competitors just got even stronger with the addition of professional driver Josh Bilicki. [+]
Rickey Gadson Kawasaki H2

Dragbike Legend Rickey Gadson Shares Land Speed Experience on Kawasaki H2

Over the last 30 years my followers have known me to be into quarter-mile drag racing only.   Since the 2015 release of the ... [+]
Travis Davis

Travis Davis Joins the Pro Mod Dragbike Three-Second Club with a Timblin Chassis

On April Fools day, 2017, Funny Bike and Pro Mod / Pro Extreme motorcycle drag racing veteran Travis Davis of Douglas, ... [+]
Rick Ward Todd Doege Pro Stock Motorcycle

Make More Power With Ward Performance

  When it comes to motorcycle performance and cylinder head technology, Rick Ward of Ward Performance is a phenom. Ward, whose impressive resume ... [+]
MPS Pro ET Series

MPS Sponsoring $10K IDBL Bracket Race and Preparing for an Exciting Year of Dragbike Racing

Motorcycle Performance Specialties continues to support motorcycle drag racers with its sponsorship programs and “Private Label” contingency program.  The Manufacturers Cup, ... [+]
Team Larry McBride, Joe Koenig, 16th championshi

Winter Excitement for Trim-Tex Motorsports – Trent Hindman, Joey Gladstone and Larry McBride Updates

It has been a monumental winter for the Trim-Tex Motorsports team, producing plenty of news and excitement. "As usual we are always trying to put ... [+]
Rickey Gadson

Rickey Gadson’s Road to Becoming One of the Most Successful Dragbike Racers of All-Time

You could say Rickey Gadson is a two-wheel prodigy. The legendary dragbike pilot starting riding motorcycles at about the same time he ... [+]
Joey Gladstone Trim-Tex Helmet

Trim-Tex adds Gladstone to its Team

Drywall bead powerhouse Trim-Tex announces a personal sponsorship for rider Joey Gladstone in his first full year of NHRA Mello Yellow ... [+]

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Harley-Davidson News

Bob Malloy

Nitro Harleys Added to NHRA Tour

NHRA officials announced that the popular Top Fuel Harley motorcycle category will compete at eight events on the 2017 NHRA Mello ... [+]
The Milwaukee-Eight Harley-Davidson Engine

Harley-Davidson’s New Milwaukee-Eight Engine Debuts With Drag Racing Inspired Intake

Harley-Davidson motorcycles have always been defined by their engines. Owners and loyalists know the names and nicknames for each successive powerplant ... [+]
Sturgis Motorcycle Drag Racing

The Sturgis Celebration Lives On

Mix nitrous oxide with a healthy dose of tattoos and testosterone, then liberally apply the concoction to high-dollar motorcycles and men, ... [+]

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Top Fuel News

Larry "Spiderman" McBride

Top Fuel Dragbike Legend Larry McBride Wins Season-Opening Race

You could say it's familiar territory. Top Fuel Dragbike legend Larry "Spiderman" McBride began his 39th season of racing the way he ... [+]
Larry McBride

Larry “Spiderman” McBride Ready to Begin 39th Season of Top Fuel Dragbike Racing

It's time once again.  Another season of Top Fuel Motorcycle drag racing is here. Few have been involved in any type of ... [+]
Chris Matheson

Chris Matheson Set to Run Santo’s Super Thunder Down Under on Top Fuel Dragbike

Australia’s quickest man on two wheels has been quietly working behind the scenes with his Team to perfect his Nitro Voodoo ... [+]
Peter Svensson

Top Fuel Motorcycle Racer Peter Svensson Update

No dragbike racer has ever been quicker than Top Fuel Motorcycle pilot Peter Svensson, who  recorded a 5.709 seconds at Tierp ... [+]
Ian King Top Fuel Dragbike

European Top Fuel Motorcycle Racer Ian King Hoping To Run Entire 2017 U.S. Season

2016 was a momentous year for Ian King and his King Racing - Gulf Oil Drag Racing team. Another record setting ... [+]
Per Bengtsson and Tommy Grimes dragbike

Swedish Super Twin Bike Rider Per Bengtsson and Tommy Grimes Team up

Swedish Super Twin Bike rider Per Bengtsson has teamed up with the 16-time NHRA Wally winner Tommy Grimes to ride the ... [+]
Chris Matheson

Chris Matheson’s Nitro Voodoo Top Fuel Motorcycle Takes Out Santo’s Summernationals

Chris Matheson and his Nitro Voodoo Team have won two from two Top Fuel Championship rounds at Sydney Dragway, the latest ... [+]
Mitch Brown

Mitch Brown Announces Dennis Bradley’s 2017 Top Fuel Motorcycle Team

Longtime motorcycle drag racing veteran Mitch Brown is realizing a dream. "I'm very happy to announce the formation of the new Dennis ... [+]
Ian King

Top Fuel Motorcycle Racer Ian King Gets Magazine Coverage

The 10 time European Championship and now World Land Speed Record holding Gulf Oil Dragracing team enjoyed extensive coverage in the ... [+]
Team Larry McBride, Joe Koenig, 16th championshi

A Comeback for the Ages – Larry “Spiderman” McBride Reflects on Capturing 16th Career Championship

The look on Larry "Spiderman" McBride's face after the ManCup season-opener in April said it all -  "This won't be easy." Back ... [+]

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Larry McBride, Roland Stuart

Columns

Roy Strawn with T.C. Christenson and Wally Parks

A History of Motorcycle Drag Racing’s Sanctioning Bodies

Before motorcycle drag racing could grow, it needed visionary individuals who recognized its potential as a spectator sport. If races among ... [+]
John Myers

The Great Rivalries in Dragbike Racing

Rivalries are inevitable. Any time money and ego are at stake, strong and unchecked emotions often find their way into the ... [+]
Suzuki Hayabusa

2017: The Year of the Suzuki Hayabusa in Motorcycle Drag Racing? KZ and GS Out?

The 2015 and 2016 racing seasons have proven to be eventful; the Manufacturer’s Cup, NHDRO and IDBL classes were filled to the ... [+]
Jerry Savoie

Jerry Savoie Proves You Can Have Strength Without Numbers

When Jerry Savoie, the affable, unassuming drag racer and alligator farmer from the bayous of Louisiana, won the 2016 NHRA Mello ... [+]
Jack Romine

All Harley Drag Racing Alive and Well with the AMRA

On October 15 -16, 2016, I had the pleasure of attending the 25th Annual AMRA, Jim McClure/Ray Price, Nitro Nationals, as ... [+]