Friday, May 22nd, 2015
News By Jack Korpela

Brian and Ann Johnson – a Dragbike Marriage, Together Forever

Brian Johnson, Ann Johnson Top Fuel Motorcycle
By all accounts, Top Fuel Motorcycle legend Brian Johnson and his supportive, loving wife Ann were inseparable.  The tight-knit couple was so close and in such ...

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The Western Motorcycle Drag Racing Association (WMDRA)

WMDRA TV Coverage, July 24-25, to be Hosted by Dragbike Journalist Korpela

The WMDRA (Western Motorcycle Drag Racing Association) is proud to announce its upcoming episode of Inside Drag Racing, to be filmed ...
Ken Schwartz

NHDRO Hustles the Weather Again

One thing the Midwest’s largest motorcycle drag racing series—the NHDRO—has gotten exceptionally good at is dealing with disagreeable weather. Frequently plagued ...
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American Idol Contestant Alex Fischbach to Sing Anthem at Nitro Jam

American Idol XIV contestant Alex Fischbach, from Morrison, Illinois, will sing the national anthem during pre-race ceremonies at the May 29-30 ...
Hector Arana

Hector Arana Sr. Wins Atlanta

The old man’s still got it.   Lucas Oil Buell racer Hector Arana Sr., still running strong at age 56, stormed to a ...
Pinks All Out

Pinks All Out at Rockingham Adds ATV Class

Pinks All Out is coming to Rockingham Dragway, the week of July 4th, and motorcycles, dragbikes and, just announced, ATVs will be ...
Mac McAdams and Derek Wisooker

Transitioning from a Dragbike to a Pro Mod Car – Mac McAdams Shop Tour

If you are a successful dragbike racer and have aspirations to race the quarter mile in a high horsepower car one ...
Angelle Sampey

Angelle Sampey Looking for 5th Atlanta Wally at NHRA Summit Southern Nationals

The Atlanta Dragway has been good to Angelle Sampey, winning four times at the Commerce, GA facility. This weekend when the ...
Mac McAdams

Mac McAdams Continues Pro Mod Progression at Second Quarter Mile Event

In only his second career quarter mile event at the helm of his 3,000-horsepower plus Pro Mod Corvette, Mac McAdams perpetuated ...
Larry "Spiderman" McBride

Larry ‘Spiderman’ McBride to Attend British Drag Racing Hall of Fame Gala Awards

The news about the VIP guest list for the 2015 British Drag Racing Hall of Fame (BDRHoF) Gala Awards Dinner at ...

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Top Fuel News

Brian Johnson, Ann Johnson Top Fuel Motorcycle

Brian and Ann Johnson – a Dragbike Marriage, Together Forever

By all accounts, Top Fuel Motorcycle legend Brian Johnson and his supportive, loving wife Ann were inseparable.  The tight-knit couple was ... [+]
Larry "Spiderman" McBride

Larry ‘Spiderman’ McBride to Attend British Drag Racing Hall of Fame Gala Awards

The news about the VIP guest list for the 2015 British Drag Racing Hall of Fame (BDRHoF) Gala Awards Dinner at ... [+]
Terry Kizer

Terry Kizer to Race a Top Fuel Motorcycle

There is more good news for fans, racers and supporters of the Top Fuel Motorcycle class.  A category, which some feared ... [+]
Sam Wills

The Story of Sam Wills’ Top Fuel Motorcycle Five in Testing

On April 28th Top Fuel Motorcycle racer Sam Wills entered the desirable, rare and precious five second zone with a swift 5.97 at ... [+]
Steve McBride

Spiderman’s “Blue” Not Through? Steve McBride Comments

Larry "Spiderman" McBride's crew chief and brother, Steve, let it be known before the ManCup Spring Nationals, April 10-12, with the ... [+]
Chris Matheson

Chris Matheson Wired For Top Fuel Motorcycle Success

After starting on a high winning Round One of the Australian Top Fuel Motorcycle Championship earlier this year, Multiple Australian Champion ... [+]
Brian Johnson, Joe Sway, APE Jay

Remembering Top Fuel Motorcycle Legend Brian Johnson – 1948 to 2015

It was with a large measure of sadness that on April 13th, 2015 I read of the passing of British Top ... [+]
Keith "Scooter" Kizer

Keith “Scooter” Kizer Comments on the Passing of Brian Johnson – Calls Him UK’s Elmer Trett

Keith "Scooter" Kizer served as the president and guiding force of AMA/Prostar from 1989 to 2006.  Kizer worked closely with Top ... [+]
Brian Johnson Top Fuel

Top Fuel Motorcycle Legend Brian Johnson Passes

Brian Johnson, a legend of Top Fuel Motorcycle drag racing has unexpectedly passed away. Cycledrag.com sends its deepest condolences to all of ... [+]
Larry McBride

Last Race for Larry McBride’s Legendary “Blue” Top Fuel Motorcycle?

When a collegiate wrestler finishes a marvelous career with a victory, he often leaves his shoes in the middle of the ... [+]

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Harley-Davidson News

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Harley-Davidson Stock Drops 10%, Plans to Reduce Production

Harley-Davidson Inc. is scaling back motorcycle production as it loses sales to rivals offering discounts of as much as $3,000 a ... [+]
Ron Gledhill Nitro Harley

IHRA Nitro Harleys Headed to Palm Beach International Raceway

The IHRA Nitro Jam Drag Racing Series has invaded Florida and following a spectacular show at Bradenton it now is headed ... [+]
Randal Andras, Nitro Harley,

IHRA Nitro Harley Points After Bradenton

The IHRA Nitro Jam Drag Racing Series points battles were shuffled after drivers encountered luck, both good and bad, at last ... [+]
Larry Brancaccio

Larry Brancaccio Teams up with Jims

Larry "Drums" Brancaccio of Bammer Racing, Nutley, NJ,  is pleased to announce that JIMS will be on board as a product ... [+]
Valerie Thompson

Quicksilver Powersports Lubricants Partners With Valerie Thompson Racing Land Speed Racing Team

In 2015, Quicksilver Powersports Lubricants will help power seven-time land speed record holder Valerie Thompson on her quest to reach record ... [+]