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Star Racing Kicks off 35th season with Rider’s Challenge

Star Racing Challenge

  Star Racing has kicked off its 35th Anniversary Season of Celebration with the announcement of a 30 Rider Challenge where one champion will win

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Vintage Double engine Dragbike

Saluting the Dragbike Past Today

One of the great Top Fuel drag bike racing teams, that pounded drag strips for a few decades, recently shared a ... [+]
Ray Price Harley Burnout

The First Funny Bike, and First Wheelie Bar in Motorcycle Drag Racing

Ray Price has had an enormous impact on the sport of motorcycle drag racing. Where a number of people have been ... [+]
Tony Ficher, Eric Paquette, Mike Zerofski

Spy Photos – New DAS Pro Street, Supercharged Drag Bike

Well here they are, the spy photos of the new team DAS Pro Street bike.  The creation of owner Eric Paquette, ... [+]
Jim McClure Sketch

Jim McClure: Master of the Nitro Harley Dragbike

On Friday, April 2nd, 2004, the heart of Jim McClure stopped beating ending his time on this earth.  Yet his legendary ... [+]

MIROCK News

Jeremy Teasley

IDBL Dragbike Organization Formed

IRG Sports + Entertainment™ (IRG) President & CEO, Jason Rittenberry, announced today that the company has launched the International Drag Bike ... [+]
Royce Miller MIR

Royce Miller Makes Statement on Sale of MIR and Update on MIROCK

[caption id="attachment_5265" align="alignleft" width="400"] Royce Miller[/caption] From Royce to All MIR Racers, Sponsors, Fans and Staff I am excited to report that the ... [+]
Maryland International Raceway Logo

IRG Acquires Maryland International Raceway, MIROCK Series to Remain at Venue

IRG Sports + Entertainment™ (IRG) President & CEO, Jason Rittenberry, announced today that the Company has acquired Maryland International RacewaySM (MDIR) ... [+]
Chris Moore and Richard Gadson

Scary Great MIROCK Season Closes at The Rock

[caption id="attachment_10885" align="alignright" width="300"] Orient Express Pro Street champion Joey Gladstone has something to say to all the haters getting fatigued ... [+]
Dave Vantine

6.83, 10K, 801—it’s in the Dragbike Numbers at MIR

Shattered records are the new normal when the Mickey Thompson MIROCK Superbike Series unloads at Maryland International Raceway, and those records ... [+]
MIR's Jason Miller and Chris Miller count entries

MIROCK’s Dragbike Battle Royale – a Record Breaker

The MIROCK Fast by Gast Fall Nationals, featuring the $10,000 Pro Street Battle Royale, Oct. 3-5, from Maryland International Raceway, amidst ... [+]
Terence Angela Pro Street

Sixes Imperative for MIROCK’s $10,000 Pro Street Dragbike Prize

The drag racing cliches "Anything can happen on race day" and "If you qualify you can win" often prove to be ... [+]

NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle News

Star Racing Challenge

George Bryce Reveals Competition for NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle Opportunity

Have you ever dreamed of racing a Pro Stock Motorcycle at a NHRA national event?  Star Racing's George Bryce announced a ... [+]
Angelle Sampey Drago, George Bryce, Jackie Bryce

Angelle Sampey on the Mend, Star Racing Finishing Season with New Driver

Chaz Kennedy is primed to strike at Pomona, California as he races his final race of his 2014 rookie campaign aboard ... [+]
Angelle Sampey

Angelle Sampey to Undergo Surgery

[caption id="attachment_10568" align="alignright" width="300"] Angelle Samey-Drago[/caption] NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle three-time champion Angelle Sampey's late-season return to drag racing has come to ... [+]
Hector Arana

Optimism Running High for Arana After Event

[caption id="attachment_4781" align="alignright" width="300"] Hector Arana[/caption] In typical late-season fashion, Pro Stock Motorcycle rider Hector Arana Sr. continued to build momentum during ... [+]
Hector Arana Jr.

Arana Jr. Sees Red in First Round

It’s safe to say Lucas Oil Pro Stock Motorcycle rider Hector Arana Jr. won’t be betting on red anytime soon.   Arana left ... [+]

Harley-Davidson News

Ron Gledhill Nitro Harley

Ron Gledhill Motorcycle Drag Racing Ready for Vegas

Below is a blog from Ron Gledhill's Nitro Harley Team. [caption id="attachment_10829" align="alignright" width="375"] Ron Gledhill[/caption] Ron Gledhill Motorcycle Drag Racing has struggled ... [+]
Jay Turner

Jay Turner Wins Memphis, Mike Scott Wins Championship

By far the most exciting battle of the weekend at the IHRA Summit Racing Equipment World Finals at Memphis International Raceway ... [+]
Tommy Grimes

Grimes Faces 220 MPH Nitro Harley Shark Attack

If he is to repeat as Top Fuel champion at this week’s 23rd annual Jim McClure All-Harley Nitro Nationals at Rockingham ... [+]
Freddie Robbins Nitro Harley

Freddie Robbins Wins Top Fuel at Amsoil WMDRA Sturgis Nationals

When Mike Bahnmaier Racing Team's pulls into a track, they're there to make a statement. This powerhouse team brought five Nitro bikes ... [+]
Bonnie Truett, Marion Owens and Pete Hill, Sandra Alberti in Sturgis

WMDRA Sturgis Motorcycle Drag Racing Recap

Sturgis Dragway was the perfect backdrop for the grass roots motorcycle drag racing of the 3rd Annual AMSOIL Sturgis Nationals, held ... [+]

Manufacturers Cup

Larry McBride MANCUP

MANCUP Motorcycle Drag Racing World Finals Coverage

Check back and refresh for coverage of the Motec MANCUP Motorcycle Drag Racing World Finals from South Georgia Motorsports Park all ... [+]
ManCup Motorcycle Drag Racing Logo

Excitement Aplenty for MANCUP Dragbike Finals

Yes it’s true, a few dozen racers showed up early the SGMP to test early for the Mickey Thompson, MoTech World ... [+]
ManCup Motorcycle Drag Racing Logo

ManCup DME Summer Nationals Moved

In a stunning announcement to most, ManCup Motorcycle Drag Racing informed racers the DME Summer Nationals, Aug. 1-3, originally scheduled to ... [+]
Larry McBride Steve McBride New Top Fuel Motorcycle

Larry “Spiderman” McBride Chasing Dragbike History at Hometown Race

Top Fuel Motorcycle legend and 12-time champion, Larry "Spiderman" McBride knows his time aboard his world-record capturing machine of the past ... [+]
Ashley Owens

Ashley Owens Back in the Winners Circle

It’s A.O. Time,” Eric McKinney said on his way to the South Georgia Motorsports Park winners circle. His McKinney Motorsports teammate ... [+]

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Industry News

Star Racing Challenge

Star Racing Kicks off 35th season with Rider’s Challenge

  [caption id="attachment_10994" align="alignright" width="300"] The winner will get the opportunity of a lifetime - an entry to 2015 NHRA Pro Stock ... [+]
Jason Miller DME Racing

DME Owns the MIROCK Battle Royale

[caption id="attachment_10877" align="alignright" width="300"] There have been two $10,000-to-win, MIROCK Orient Express Pro Street Battle Royales and North Carolina-based DME Racing ... [+]
Hawaya Racing Rockingham

Hawaya Racing and Dragbike School Has Excellent Rockingham Outing

On Tuesday prior to the AMRA final event of the year, the crew of Hawaya Racing headed to “the Rock” in ... [+]
Corey Alexander No. 5

Celtic HVMC Suzuki Racing Finishes 2014 AMA Pro Racing Season With 3rd + 4th Place Overall

Celtic Hudson Valley Motorcycles Suzuki Racing had a strong 2014 season in AMA Pro Racing SuperSport, with #19 Wyatt Farris taking ... [+]
Trim-Tex IMSA Car

Trim-Tex Sports Car Team Driving Towards Championship

Trim-Tex president and former AMA/Prostar Pro Stock record holder, "7.0" Joe Koenig is quite familiar with being in a tight battle ... [+]
Angelle Sampey Drago, George Bryce, Jackie Bryce

Angelle Returns to Star Racing

The red-hot news continues to pour out of the Star Racing NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle team. In the zMax Dragway media center ... [+]
Corey Alexander

Celtic HVMC Suzuki’s Alexander & Farris Excited To Finish 2014 Season On High Note

This weekend marks the final stop for the 2014 AMA Pro Racing season, with the Celtic Hudson Valley Motorcycles Suzuki team ... [+]
DME Racing Winners Circle

Another All-DME Pro Street Final at Atco

North Carolina-based DME Racing traveled a little further north than usual last weekend, to New Jersey’s legendary Atco Dragway for the ... [+]

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McBride vs. Vantine MANCUP Finals

Top Fuel News

Larry McBride MANCUP

Larry McBride Earns 14th Championship and New World Record

One event after one of the most frustrating outings of his career, Top Fuel Motorcycle legend Larry “Spiderman” McBride rebounded with ... [+]
Larry McBride

League of Extraordinary Gentlemen to Visit MANCUP World Finals

On the weekend of the fastest, quickest, motorcycle drag race of 2014, MTC Engineering will host a gathering of the elite ... [+]
Larry McBride and Crew

McBride Endures Thrash of his Career at MIROCK Fall Nationals, Still Puts on a Show

[caption id="attachment_10797" align="alignleft" width="391"] This picture best sums up the MIROCK Fast By Gast Fall Nationals from Maryland International Raceway, Oct. ... [+]
Larry "Spiderman" McBride

McBride and Vantine Aiming for More Motorcycle Drag Racing History at MIR

The last time Top Fuel dragbike racers Larry "Spiderman" McBride and Dave Vantine met at Maryland International Raceway history was made. [caption ... [+]
Ian King

King Wins 8th European Dragbike Championship

The Gulf Oil Dragracing – Grand Prix Originals continued their amazing win record in the FIM European Championship when rider Ian ... [+]
Ian King

Motorcycle Drag Racing’s “King” of Mosten

The Gulf Oil Dragracing – Grand Prix Originals took time out from their European Championship schedule to participate in the unique ... [+]
Tommy Grimes

Ray Price Racing Travels to Canada’s West Coast to Capture Fifth Win

Ray Price racing traveled all the way to Mission Raceway in Mission, British Columbia, Canada, to attend the eighth race in ... [+]
Larry McBride and Dave Vantine at Atco

McBride and Vantine Enthrall Atco Fans

When MIROCK motorcycle drag racing booked Top Fuel superstars Larry "Spiderman" McBride and Dave Vantine for a three-event match race series ... [+]
Larry McBride Atco Raceway

Larry “Spiderman” McBride Returns to Fabled Atco Raceway

The address 1000 Jackson Rd, Atco, N.J., is a footnote in the history of motorcycle drag racing. For decades Atco Raceway's U.S. Motorcycle ... [+]
Ian King

Gulf Oil Top Fuel Motorcycle Drag Racing Tame German Track

The Gulf Oil Dragracing – Grand Prix Originals team headed to the penultimate race of the 2014 FIM European Dragracing Championship ... [+]
Larry "Spiderman" McBride

Two Weeks of Dragbike Dominance for Larry “Spiderman” McBride

Facing back-to-back races 750 miles apart can be a challenging experience. Top Fuel Motorcycle virtuoso Larry "Spiderman" McBride made the most of the ... [+]
Tommy Grimes

Ray Price Racing Collects Fourth Win in Columbus

If there was ever a time when everything just worked in their favor, it was at the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag ... [+]
Jason Miller of MIROCK and DJ Flexx

2 x 5 = Top Fuel History at MIR

For the first time ever at a Mickey Thompson MIROCK Superbike Series event, Top Fuel motorcycles took to the meticulously prepped ... [+]
Larry McBride MIR Burnout

McBride Comments on Producing Dragbike Racing’s First Side-by-side 5 with Vantine

Drag racing history was made at the MIROCK WPGC Bike Fest at Maryland International Raceway, July 25-27. Top Fuel Motorcycle legend Larry ... [+]
Chris Matheson Top Fuel Dragbike

Shocking Scare for Top Fuel Racer Chris Matheson

Multiple Top Fuel Motorcycle Champion Chris Matheson took the full brunt of a freak accident in Round 5 of the Australian ... [+]
Ian King Dunk

Gulf Oil Dragracing Breaks Record, Take Honors in Finland

The Gulf Oil Dragracing – Grand Prix Originals team headed to the second race 2014 FIM European Dragracing Championship calendar with ... [+]
Larry McBride

MIR’s WPGC Dragbike Fest goes NITRO!

What makes the most anticipated event on the motorcycle drag racing and culture calendar better? Nitro! For the first time ever ... [+]
Scott Gardner, IHRA President

Exciting Nitro Harley Category Takes Stronghold in IHRA

With interest in motorcycle drag racing dwindling in some areas of the country, the sport needs all the support it can ... [+]

Dragbike News

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MIROCK Series Dissolved

Rockingham Dragway owner Steve Earwood announced Wednesday the dissolution of one of drag racing's most successful franchises, the Mickey Thompson Performance Tires MIRock ... [+]
Larry "Spiderman" McBride

Mickey Thompson MoTec MANCUP Dragbike World Finals Overview

Going into this weekend’s MANCUP race, here’s an overview of how the major battles are shaping up going into the last ... [+]
Ed Krawiec

Krawiec has Team Approach in Mind for NHRA Toyota Nationals

  It is not guaranteed yet that either Andrew Hines or Eddie Krawiec from the Screamin’ Eagle Vance and Hines Harley-Davidson team ... [+]

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John Edwards and Trent Hindman