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425 MPH Twin Turbo Suzuki Hayabusa!

You have got to get a good look at the amazing engineering on this twin turbo Suzuki Hayabusa that Randy Nelson of MDR and Kent Riches of Air-Tech hope to record a 425 mph run on at Bonneville or El…

Southern Powersports Dirt Drag Racing Series

Enjoy some of the wildest dirt drag racing machines we have ever seen at the Southern Powersports Dirt Drag Racing Series from Maxton, NC. There are more videos on the Cycledrag Youtube channel (please subscribe here) and like the Cycledrag…

Z1 Parts Tour

Enjoy this behind the scenes tour from Z1 Parts in Oceanside, Ca. There are more videos on the Cycledrag Youtube channel (please subscribe here) and like the Cycledrag Facebook page (Please like here) and more will be coming soon. Also…

Myrtle Beach Bike Week 2024

Enjoy this look around Myrtle Beach Bike Week on the opening weekend of the 2024 spring rally. There are more videos on the Cycledrag Youtube channel (please subscribe here) and like the Cycledrag Facebook page (Please like here) and more…

Top Fuel Motorcycle Star Dave Vantine Aiming for Best Season Yet

In about a decade of Top Fuel Motorcycle racing the fearless and ever-improving Dave Vantine has carved out his spot as one of the greatest two-wheel nitro racers of all-time. He has made the daunting transition from Pro Mod to…

Motorcycle Restoration Mastery

Go inside the shop of top motorcycle restorer Nori Miyata and his partner Scott MacAdam in Escondido, Ca. as they give us inside insight into how their Mecum Motorcycle Auction record-breaking bikes are made. There are more videos on the…

Inside the Race Shop of RJ and Ronnie Anderson

Enjoy this behind the scenes tour of the race shop of top racers RJ and Ronnie Anderson in Riverside, Ca. There are more videos on the Cycledrag Youtube channel (please subscribe here) and like the Cycledrag Facebook page (Please like…

How Rickey Gadson Broke 200 MPH on a Real Street ZX-10

Here is the inside story on how motorcycle drag racing legend Rickey Gadson was able to break 200 mph on his turbo Kawasaki Real Street ZX-10 at the XDA opener at Maryland International Raceway.  There are more videos on the…

Remembering Lance Brown and his “221” Drag Bike: A Legacy of Speed

Lance Brown, a drag racing enthusiast, ignited his passion in the late 1970s, eventually leading to the creation of his iconic “221” Drag Bike. While his drag racing journey began in the late 1970s, it was in the late 1980s…

Looking Inside a Kawasaki H1 500 Triple Engine

If you ever wondered what the inside of a engine looks like and exactly how it works on classic motorcycles like the Kawasaki H1 500 two stroke triple, the BSA motorcycle and the classic Moto Guzzi this video from the…

The First Twin Engine Dragbike

Motorcycle drag racers were no different from car drag racers. In addition to looking for ways to increase the performance of their engines, they also looked at ways of adding a second one. The car guys had done it as…

Remembering Larry “Drums” Brancaccio

The motorcycle drag racing community was stunned when it suddenly lost one of its most successful and colorful racers in 2017, Larry “Drums” Brancaccio.  The 14-time national champion Brancaccio, who was a mainstay in the sport for more than three…

Angelle Sampey Talks About Transition into Top Fuel

The NHRA’s winningest female, three-time Pro Stock Motorcycle champion Angelle Sampey explains her transition into the four-wheel world. There are more videos on the Cycledrag Youtube channel (please subscribe here) and like the Cycledrag Facebook page (Please like here) and…

Best of Arizona Bike Week

Enjoy the absolute best of Cave Creek Bike Week, part of Arizona Bike Week. There are more videos on the Cycledrag Youtube channel (please subscribe here) and like the Cycledrag Facebook page (Please like here) and more will be coming…

Bench Racing with Drag Bike Engine Expert Earl DeGlopper

Few in the sport of motorcycle drag racing have as much knowledge or experience as Earl DeGlopper, longtime Fast by Gast crew chief and 2003 NHRA champion with Geno Scali and Joe Koenig’s Team Trim-Tex. We sit down with DeGlopper…

Is it a Car or a Motorcycle? It’s a Trend Heating Up at Rallies

Is it a car or a motorcycle? It’s the Campagna T-Rex two seat, three wheel vehicle and although these have been out since 1988, we saw more of them than we have ever seen at Daytona Bike Week. Could the…

Catching Up With Two Stroke Pioneer Tony Nicosia

It was a true joy to see 85-year-old two-stroke racing legend Tony Nicosia at Daytona Bike Week. Nicosia is widely credited for helping to develop the Kawasaki H1 500.   There are more videos on the Cycledrag Youtube channel (please…

Steve Johnson’s About-Face Exposes Pro Stock Motorcycle Corruption

I’ve sometimes said I feel like I need a shower after covering the underworld and secret politics of the Pro Stock Motorcycle class. I think I need a pressure washer now.  In 30-plus years of covering drag racing I’ve never…

Chris “Nitro Voodoo” Matheson Shares Thoughts on his Scary Top Fuel Crash

Certainly no one can deny that Australian Top Fuel Motorcycle superstar Chris “Nitro Voodoo” Matheson is one of the toughest, most resilient, most steadfast and persistent racers the sport has ever seen.  After purchasing a Larry “Spiderman” McBride-built Top Fuel…

The Great Pro Stock Motorcycle Debate – Is there Rule Favoritism?

Join us for this captivating interview as Cycledrag’s Jack Korpela and the most seasoned Pro Stock Motorcycle racer Steve Johnson discuss whether or not there is rules favoritism in the NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle class. Johnson has been known to…

Jianna Salinas Talks About Transition from Suzukis to V-Twins

Jianna Evaristo Salinas has shown remarkable improvement on her NHRA Pro Stock Suzuki over the past five seasons. At the end of the 2023 season her team, Matt Smith Racing, decided to make the switch from Suzukis to v-twins in…

Three Stunning Custom Suzuki Motorcycles from Bike Week You Have to See

While on our quest to find the absolute coolest motorcycles we could possibly find at Daytona Bike Week we ran into this trio of custom motorcycles you have to see. Enjoy this look at a pair of trick Hayabusas, including…

Daytona Bike Week’s Wildest Night on Main Street

Enjoy this behind the scenes look at what was perhaps the wildest night on Main Street at the 83rd annual Daytona Bike Week. After a rip-roaring 10 days, the final weekend of Daytona Bike Week 2024 went out with a…

Reliving the World’s Quickest Top Fuel Motorcycle Run

On Nov 21, 2019 Top Fuel Motorcycle drag racer Larry “Spiderman” McBride stunned the motorcycle drag racing community with a world record run of 5.50 while he was testing for the Man Cup Nationals at South Georgia Motorsports Park, in…

Coolest Bikes at Daytona Bike Week 2024

Enjoy this look at some of the coolest motorcycles we can find at Daytona Bike Week from Main Street all the way to Daytona International Speedway. We meet some awesome people, give a salute to the hard-working ladies and see…

Massive Pileup At Total Mudfest

When California received heavy rain legendary Glen Helen Raceway became a total mud pit for round No. 3 of the NGPC Nationals. Enjoy this behind the scenes video tour. There are more videos on the Cycledrag Youtube channel (please subscribe…

Daytona Bike Week Gets off to Great Start

Go for this walk with us on Main Street during the 83rd annual Daytona Bike Week to see that it is indeed off to a great start. There are more videos on the Cycledrag Youtube channel (please subscribe here) and…

“Tricky” Rickie Smith Says There is Corruption and Favoritism in Pro Stock Motorcycle Class

In this scathing  and impassioned interview drag racing legend “Tricky” Rickie Smith, father of six-time NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle champion Matt Smith, says he feels there is corruption and favoritism in the Pro Stock Motorcycle class. Smith says the feels…

Larry “Spiderman” McBride’s Top 5 Most Memorable Runs and Hall of Fame Induction

It was an emotional and special day as the world’s quickest and fastest Top Fuel Motorcycle drag racer Larry “Spiderman” McBride enters the North Carolina Drag Racing Hall of Fame at the Greensboro Coliseum. In this video we will see…

Gucci Chopper Steals Show at Baker Act Custom Motorcycles Open House

Join us at the Baker Act Custom Motorcycle, formerly Cartel Baggers, open house and block party from Ft. Lauderdale Florida as we show you one of the coolest custom Bike and Audio shows we have ever seen, then ends up…

Dirt Bike Restorations You Have to See to Believe

Let’s explore some amazing, restored vintage dirt bikes as we take you behind the scenes at the Mecum Motorcycle Action 2024 to see some real classic motocross machines. In this video we will see a 1974 Bultaco, a 1967 Bultaco,…

The Sweet Sound of Hot Rods Leaving the North Carolina Drag Racing Expo

Leaving the indoor North Carolina Drag Racing Hall of Fame and Hot Rod Expo was one of the coolest experiences ever as we see some of amazing modern and classic cars and trucks at one of the biggest car shows…

Koby Chops Em Down With The Chopper!

Enjoy this flashback to a day we will never forget.  The self proclaimed “most famous chopper racer of them all” Ken Koby is back at it, putting his motorcycle drag racing excellence to good use as his fast Chopper lines…

Best of Mecum Motorcycle Auction 2024

Come with us to the world’s largest motorcycle auction, the 2024 Mecum Motorcycle Auction from South Point Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada as we take you on a behind-the-scenes tour of the more than 2,000 motorcycles on the property. Including…

How This Epic Race Outran a Record Storm

Join us for round No. 2 of the AMA National Grand Prix Championship Series from Taft, CA, at Honolulu Hills Raceway as California was predicted to get a record storm and flooding. We watch up with all the top dirt…

Kawasaki KZ Restoration

Our 1977 Kawasaki KZ 1000 classic motorcycle was in need of a lot of fixes and a cosmetic restoration. We head over to the shop of the world’s quickest and fastest motorcycle drag racer Larry “Spiderman” McBride for a total…

Father – Son Team! Meet The Brazels -ZX-14 and Jr. Dragster Team

Enjoy this video as we get to know Dusty Brazel and his son Carter as son competes in the Jr. Dragster class and Dad racers multiple categories on his amazing Kawasaki ZX-14r nitrous-oxide drag bike. A mysterious mechanical gremlin surfaces…

Jay Leno – Orange County Choppers Beef Has Happy Ending

It was a war of words when two motorcycle TV giants, Jay Leno and Paul Teutul Sr. of Orange County Choppers got into it about an OCC build from 20 years ago.  Here is what got the conversation started.  Here…

How Tommy “Tombo” Bolton Rose from the Streets of L.A. to Become a Motorcycle Legend

Tommy Bolton became known all over the world for taking motorcycles to speeds never seen before, but there is so much more to this guy from Los Angeles California. His love for motorcycles started at an early age. “When school…

World’s Fastest 18 Year Old Female Dirt Bike Racer Has Bright Future

Join us for Round No. of the AMA NGPC, National Grand Prix Dirt Bike Racing series from American MX in Delano, CA as we take you behind the scenes to see what’s new with KTM, Beta, Yamaha, Honda and more…

Remembering Pro Stock Motorcycle Great John Myers

Legendary motorsports announcer Bill Stephens, who can currently be seen on Mecum Auctions broadcasts and who also worked as a NHRA pit reporter for many years, shared his memories of a NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle great gone way too soon,…

Catching Up With George and Jackie Bryce of Star Racing

It’s hard to find a couple in motorcycle drag racing that has accomplished more than George and Jackie Bryce of Star Racing. Together they have amassed 6 NHRA Championships, 82 Wallys, a thriving business, a memorable motorcycle drag racing league…

The Dragbike Runs Heard Round the World – First V-Twin Fives!

On Saturday, August 25, 2018, at about 3:30PM, local time, at Tierp Arena in Sweden, Vesa Lipponen of Truku, Finland ran a 5.9205 elapsed time @ 350.65Kpm (217.88 mph) to officially run the first ever 5 second elapsed time in…

Remembering Dragbike Legend Dave Schultz

Enjoy this moving tribute to drag racing legend Dave Schultz by longtime journalist and tv reporter Bill Stephens   On February 11, 2001, the world lost the greatest Pro Stock Motorcycle champion in history.     In the many seasons…

Rickey Gadson Shows How To Race A Stock Wheelbase Motorcycle

Enjoy this informative and educational instructional video as we detail how to ride a motorcycle Rickey Gadson drag racing style. We watch drag bike legend Gadson get the most out of his ultra fast, Stock wheelbase, street tire 2019 Kawasaki…

Remembering Atco Dragway After Sudden Closure

The abrupt news of Atco Dragway in Atco, NJ closing forever after 67 years sent shockwaves and sorrow throughout the motorsports and drag racing community. In this video we take one last drive to this closed down drag strip to…

Testing out the New Kawasaki KZ 1197 Build Against Hayabusa

In this video we take you for a motorcycle ride on our freshly built and restored 1977 Kawasaki KZ 1000 resto rod and compare it to a modern 2014 Suzuki Hayabusa. Along with our drag racing bike buddy “7.0” Joe…

Blinding Sun Plays Major Factor in these Final Round Races

The Blinding Sun makes racing conditions very difficult for the world’s quickest and fastest Harleys at the Jim McClure Nationals from Rockingham Dragway. We will see the Top Fuel Harley Final between Tii Tharpe and Jordan Petersen, a Supercharged /…

How He Modernized this Legendary Maico 490

The Maico 490 is one of the most legendary motorcycles of all time and in this video we meet a build who completely modernized and updated this classic dirt bike to be competitive with and often beat the modern bikes.…

Top Fuel Sand Trike is Totally Insane

Jeff Gillot is about to go for the ride of his life on a Top Fuel Motorcycle Dirt Drag Racing Trike at the Southeastern Sand Drags from Gilbert, Louisiana. After a horrific dirt drag racing crash this fearless Top Fuel…

Remembering Jim McClure – Godfather and 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 exploits as a Harley Davidson Dragbike fuel bike pilot will live on for all time.  This is the legacy…

How We Set this Kawasaki KX 250 For The Woods

There is nothing quite like a two stroke and here at Cycledrag we absolutely adore our 2002 Kawasaki KX 250 motocross 2 stroke that we set up as a woods bike with some special modifications. In this video we will…

Chris Moore Tries to Break 200 mph First Time Out with New “HyperBusa”

We head to the NHRA Finals in Pomona, CA fit a very special event as Chris Moore of Moore Mafia tries to break 200 mph on the drag strip on his brand new 2024 Suzuki Hyperbusa built in 10 days…

Bikers Raise Thousands of Gifts for Underprivileged Kids at Bert’s Toy Run

It will give you a warm fuzzy feeling to watching the outpouring of love and support from the motorcycle community as bikers from all around the region brought Christmas presents for underprivileged children to Bert’s Toy Run 2023 at Bert…

The “Hulk” Returns to Top Fuel Motorcycle after 16 Years

Enjoy this behind-the-scenes footage as the second man to put a motorcycle in the five-second-zone, Jimmy The Hulk” Brantley makes his return to Top Fuel after 16 years away. There are more videos on the Cycledrag Youtube channel (please subscribe…

The Best of Bert’s St. Pete Bike Fest 2023

We head to Bert’s St. Pete Bike Fest at St. Petersburg at the Orange County Choppers OCC Road House & Museum to bring you the absolute coolest motorcycles we can possibly find and some incredible motorcycle rally live music by…

How Jeremy McGrath Modernized this Kawasaki KX 125

We catch up with the “King of Supercross” Jeremy McGrath at Glen Helen Raceway under the Kawasaki Support tent to get a close look at what modifications he made to his classic two stroke dirt bike, a 2004 Kawasaki KX…

Daytona’s Unforgettable Main Street Motorcycle Party

It’s Biketoberfest from Daytona Beach, Saturday on Main Street as Cycledrag takes you on a full tour to see the absolute best of one of the biggest motorcycle rallies of the year as this Biketoberfest Live cam captures all the…

Top Fuel Sand Drag Racer Makes Triumphant Return After Horrific Crash

We take you inside the Northeast Louisiana Sand Drags dirt drag racing complex to watch an incredible Top Fuel Motorcycle style sand trike of Jeff Guillot as he makes his triumphant return from a mysterious case of Top Fuel Motorcycle…

Celebrating 25 Years of the Hayabusa Inside Suzuki Headquarters

Join us as we go behind the scenes inside the corporate headquarters of Suzuki to find out all about the 25th Anniversary of the Suzuki Hayabusa as we carefully look over the 2024 Suzuki Hayabusa 1300 to find out what…

Chris “Nitro Voodoo” Matheson Embracing New Role and Goal

It’s been an awe-inspiring, unpredictable, rollercoaster of a year for Australia’s first and only five-second drag bike racer Chris “Nitro Voodoo” Matheson, but it just keeps getting more compelling. One goal has been achieved and another has been set. Last…

Top Fuel Motorcycle History Celebrated in Bowling Green

When it comes to reunions that celebrate the storied history of drag racing, there are few names that can rival the accomplishments of Frank Spittle. His Top Fuel Motorcycle Reunion held in conjunction with the 2023 Wally Parks Nostalgia Nationals…

Dave Vantine’s New Top Fuel Motorcycle Comes to Life

Larry “Spiderman” McBride, his brother Steve and Team Dave Vantine crew chief Greg Pollard started up Vantine’s new, state-of-the-art Top Fuel Bike for the very first time this past weekend at McBride’s Cycle Specialist shop in Newport News, Va.  The…

Two Stroke Drag Racing Championship

Enjoy the sweet sound of the world’s fastest two stroke drag bikes at the Two Stroke Nationals from US 131 Motorsports Park in Martin, Mich.     Watch as some of the world’s fastest nitrous and all motor 2 stroke…

GMS Racing Interview and Shop Visit

Enjoy this interview with the world’s quickest and fastest street tire Harley racer Gregg Dahl of GMS racing. There are more videos on the Cycledrag Youtube channel (please subscribe here) and the Cycledrag Facebook page (Please like here) and more…

0-243 mph in 4.8 Seconds!

Top Fuel Motorcycle drag racing legend Larry “Spiderman” McBride has broken a world record once again, this time a speed record in the NHRA going 4.82 at a staggering 243 mph in just 1,000 feet. We take you to the…

Behind the Scenes with Top Fuel Motorcycles at ZMax

The world’s quickest and fastest Top Fuel Motorcycles are back in the NHRA as Larry “Spiderman” McBride, Dave Vantine, Sam Wills and the Nitro Harley of Bob Malloy go for world records at the NHRA Betway Carolina Nationals from ZMax…

Best of Ocean City Bike Week

We head to Ocean City, Maryland for one of the biggest motorcycle rallies on the east coast, the OC Bike Fest 2023. We take you for a full tour OC Bike Fest to see headlining band Shinedown, a ton of…

How Jianna Evaristo Hit 200 mph for the First Time

Scrappers Racing Pro Stock Motorcycle rider Jianna Evaristo achieved a milestone moment in her burgeoning career when she crossed the 200 mph barrier on her Valley Services Suzuki at the Pep Boys NHRA Nationals at iconic Maple Grove Raceway. She…

Walt Timblin and Experts Believe a Modern Funny Bike, Built Right, Could Run Fives

Several times in the past on the Cycledrag.com Facebook page (please like and share) the question was raised, how quick could a modern Funny Bike, turbo-charged, wheelie bar machine, run if all of the most modern technology, engineering and data…

Should Drag Racers and Fans be Worried Tracks are Closing?

Is drag racing dying? In this video we take you to the NHRA Nationals and the Top Fuel Motorcycle show at Heartland Motorsports Park in Topeka, Kansas, a venue that says in will likely be closing soon, adding to a…

The Best of Sturgis

Enjoy the absolute best of the 83rd Sturgis Motorcycle Rally There are more videos on the Cycledrag Youtube channel (please subscribe here) and the Cycledrag Facebook page (Please like here) and more will be coming soon. Check back daily.

AHDRA Opening Eliminations Live from Cecil County

The connection was not great, but if you missed the opening round of eliminations from the AHDRA Mid-Atlantic Nationals from Cecil County Dragway, Maryland, check out 30 minutes or racing below.  There are more videos on the Cycledrag Youtube channel…

National Motorcycle Museum Sells Everything

Enjoy your VIP, behind the scenes pass to all the motorcycle in the National Motorcycle Museum in Anamosa, Iowa in its final days. Mecum Acutions was brought on to sell everything. There are more videos on the Cycledrag Youtube channel…

Still Influential and Greatly Missed – Elmer Trett

It has been over 27 years since, arguably, the most prominent and esteemed motorcycle drag racer tragically lost his life while competing at the 1996 NHRA U.S. Nationals in Indianapolis, Ind. Today, Elmer Trett’s tremendous influence and legacy is still…

Sturgis Motorcycle Rally on Main Street

Enjoy some of the sights and sounds of the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally 2023. We take our Sturgis Bike Rally Live Cam to Main Street and Lazelle street to see all of the coolest motorcycles, riders, models and bartenders the Sturgis…

The Fastest Snowmobiles on Earth Battle on Pavement

We take you to New England Dragway to watch the world’s quickest and fastest snowmobiles race on pavement as 800+ Horsepower turbo Pro Mod sleds look for the win in the Northeast Pro Stock 800 series. We will meet a…

World’s Greatest KZ Drag Bike Builder Shares Secrets

We catch up with one of the greatest Kawasaki KZ drag bike and street bike builders of all-time, legendary motorcycle drag racer Bruce Sauer at his home in Reynoldsburg, Ohio to see his amazing collection of drag bikes and motorcycles…

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 equation.   Technically speaking, those involved in a rivalry don’t have to dislike each other. But, as we’ve seen…

What Went Wrong? Breaking Down the Crash of a Turbo Bagger Racer

At the All Harley Shootout motorcycle drag racing v-twin veteran Crosby Blair suffered a crash on his new turbo Harley bagger at Wilkesboro Dragway, N.C.  As you will see in the video the motorcycle quickly went into a wheelie that…

Sturgis Motorcycle Rally 2023 Video Coverage

Go for a walk around the Sturgis 2023 Bike Rally on Main Street as our live cam takes you all around this huge motorcycle rally to see all the Harleys, hot women and bartenders, vendors, the empty Sturgis Budweiser tent,…

Insanity At Our First Experience at the Famous Sturgis Buffalo Chip

Come with Cycledrag on our very first trip to the famous Sturgis Buffalo Chip for an epic and unforgettable Lynyrd Skynyrd Concert during the 2023 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. At this venue motorcycle riders will ride their bikes right up to…

Learning to Ride the World’s Fastest Motorcycle

We take you to Orlando Speedway to watch as Jimmy “Hulk” Brantley learns to ride the world’s most powerful motorcycle – a 1,500 horsepower Top Fuel Nitro Bike built by the world’s quickest and fastest motorcycle drag racer Larry “Spiderman”…

Pro Dragster – Top Fuel Roots Keeping the Lineage True to Course

It’s great from time to time, to look back on where a racing class originated from.  A bit of historic perspective instills a sense of pride when heritage enters into the view upon looking back on one’s roots.  Pro Dragster,…

Racers Reminisce about Dragbike legend Elmer Trett

On September 1, 1996 motorcycle drag racing lost perhaps the greatest Top Fuel rider in the sport’s history when Elmer Trett came off his motorcycle at the top end of Indianapolis Raceway Park. Trett was a trendsetting genius in the…

Remembering: The Big Bang – Marion Owens and Elmer Trett’s Unforgettable Day

There are many memorable moments in motorcycle drag racing that racers talk about, especially when bench racing.  Notable moments in time that everyone seems to know a little about, but not necessarily the correct story of what really happened.  Remembering…

AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days 2023

Join us for this VIP Behind the scenes tour of one of the biggest motorcycle festivals in the world, AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days from the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Complex where we will see a ton of classic, antique motorcycles, dirt…

230 MPH on Street Tires

Enjoy this full motorcycle drag racing event coverage from the XDA Bike Feat as we watch the world’s fastest street bikes in the turbo Pro Street class chase win lights and staggering speeds of 230+ mph on DOT street legal…

Motorcycle Drag Racing Gone Wrong 2023

It’s motorcycle drag racing gone wrong 2023 as we show you some of the most memorable crashes, explosions, fails and bloopers we can find. From a Harley Bagger flipping over, to race fans going wild, to a Top Fuel Harley…

West Coast Pro Extreme Racers Prove Age is Just a Number

At age 71 some have told drag bike racing veteran Ron Meyer that he is too old to be on a Top Fuel Motorcycle. Well at the James Surber Big Money drag race at Somoa Drag Strip, Meyer, along with…

Remembering NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle Racer John Myers

It was on Aug. 9, 1998, that one of the greatest Pro Stock Motorcycle drivers in the history of drag racing passed away – in a street bike accident, nonetheless. It was on that day that John Myers, at the…

Jimmy “The Hulk” Brantley Impressive at Top Fuel Motorcycle Test Session

Watch as Jimmy “The Hulk” Brantley tests a brand new Top Fuel Motorcycle built by the world’s quickest and fastest motorcycle drag racer Larry “Spiderman” McBride on a very hot day at Orlando Speedworld Dragway. We will watch Brantley make…

Top Fuel Motorcycle Racing Gone Wrong!

It’s Top Fuel Motorcycle drag racing gone wrong as we take a look at some of the craziest nitro motorcycle crashes, accidents, explosions, engine failures and we will even see a Top Fuel Harley end up in a creek and…

Bagger Burnouts in the Pits Get Out of Hand

After a motorcycle drag race at 710 Dragway in Lumberton, NC gets canceled early the fans go absolutely insane as Harley Baggers do 360 burnouts in the parking lot and we even see some crashes as things get out of…

Larry “Spiderman” McBride Shop Tour and In-Depth Interview

We take you behind closed doors to show you the top secret areas in the motorcycle speed and machine shop of Top Fuel Motorcycle world record-holder and legend Larry “Spiderman” McBride, and his “Cycle Specialist” in Newport News, Va. We…

Cycledrag Goes to Canada!

It’s Cycledrag’s first trip to Canada 🇨🇦 and you have to come along to see what I find at a huge motorcycle drag race at Mission Raceway Park in Mission, British Columbia. We will see the Top Fuel Harleys of…

Amazon’s Cheapest Motorcycle is Faster Thank You Think

You will never believe how fast the world’s smallest motorcycle is as we give you a full review of the tiniest and cheapest gas powered motorcycle you can buy on Amazon. This MotoTec 49 c.c. 2-stroke gas powered pocket bike…

Mind Games – His Opponent Got Off His Bike to Taunt Him!

This motorcycle drag racing grudge race is personal as Nino Brown takes his Suzuki GSXR 1000 and lines it up against Curtis McDougald on his Kawasaki ZX14 sport bike. We will hear enough trash talk to make the street outlaws…

Bikes that Stole the Show at Mecum

It’s the world’s largest motorcycle auction, the Mecum Motorcycle auction 2023 from South Point Hotel and casino and we will show you the best bikes that absolutely stole the show as picked by our resident expert John Kraman who is…

Australian Rob Cassar Reflects on Running His Nitrous Six-Second Pass

Australian nitrous drag bike racer Rob Cassar sent along the following report for his Ballistic Drag Racing team recapping the season. “The 2022-2023 ADRC season has so far seen us travel from one end of Australia to the other. Both…