Announcer Joe Plug Passes

Cycledrag.com is saddened to learn of the passing of longtime Maryland International Raceway announcer Joe Plug.  God bless Joe and his family. The first few times I announced dragbike events at Maryl…

Remember When This Was Fast?

Check out this classic KZ ad.  Remember when guys had to made a ton of modifications to get into the high-8s? Now a racer can practically do it on the way home from the dealership. My how times have c…

Vickers Dominates The Cup

Hawaya Racing headed to South Georgia Motorsports Park to kick off the 2012 racing season at the Manufactures Cup race in Valdosta Georgia. 12 AHDRA legal Pro Dragsters showed up for the 8 bike field …

NHRA Adds Weight to V-Rods

Following a review of recent performances in the Pro Stock Motorcycle category, NHRA has announced that the minimum weight for the Harley-Davidson 160-cid, four-valve combination will increase 20 poun…

Amazon Racing Goes Nitro

Amazon Racing’s Carrie Seifert Tate, a.k.a. The Amazon is going to be competing in the All Harley Drag Racing Association (AHDRA) Pro Drag Class in 2012.  She’ll be piloting her brand new 2012 Hawaya …

Hot Deals From Schnitz Racing

 Click here to visit the  Schnitz Racing Website FMU Raising Rate Fuel Pressure Regulator Rising Rate Fuel Pressure Regulator FMU Boost dependent and fully adjustable (both base pressure and rate of r…

Photo Flashback – Star Racing

Before Star Racing’s George and Jackie Bryce competed with 18-wheelers, multi-rider teams and a trailer full of spare engines and parts, like most others, the duo began modestly.  Here George an…

Clean Vintage Norton For Sale

  Cycledrag.com reader Wayne needs some help finding a home for his immaculate 1978 Norton.  Are you interested?  Email Wayne at NCDragster@nc.rr.com Wayne writes,  “Here are some pics of m…

Three Championship Year for RMR

No one raced a Pro Street bike as often, as hard, and as winningly as Ronnie Mitchell Racing did in 2011. Riding the hot pink Suzuki Hayabusa known as Rizzo, Bud Yoder took both the Milan Dragway and …

King Ends Season on a High

Following their impressive top three European Championship finish in their very first year on the all new Gulf Oil – Grand Prix Originals Top Fuel Bike, the team elected to compete in the British seas…

Bill Warner Crash Video

Recently land speed racer Bill Warner had an unfortunate crash at about 110 mph at the Texas Mile.  Warner issued the following statement on his condition – “First of all, I want to thank …