Sunday, July 24th, 2016
News By Jack Korpela

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

Larry "Spiderman" McBride
After debuting a new motorcycle for the first time in more than 20-years, 2016 has been a season of milestones for Top Fuel dragbike legend Larry ...

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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 ... [+]
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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 ... [+]
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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 ... [+]
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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 ... [+]
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