Welcome to the second installment of “Down the Track with RacingJunk.”
Stories and photo galleries of car shows, racing, cruises, SEMA, PRI, and other trade shows from the racing, aftermarket, and performance industry.
NHRA’s Camping World Drag Racing Series is nearing its halfway point in a 22-race season for its Top Fuel and Funny Car nitro categories (both Pro Stock and pro Stock Motorcycle have 19 and 15 races respectively).
IMSA conducted the third in its Michelin Endurance Championship events on the Watkins Glen International road course this past weekend. it also presented the fifth race in its IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge on the challenging road circuit that has served as site of the United States Grand Prix Formula One race in the past.
There was a time when Lola chassis were considered the best in INDYCAR, IMSA and even Formula One competition.
Mike Salinas won for the first time at Summit Racing Equipment Motorsports Park, taking over the Top Fuel points lead on Sunday at the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals with his fourth victory of the 2022 season.
NHRA’s Summit Racing Equipment Nationals at Summit Motorsports Park near Norwalk, Ohio marks the tenth race in the Camping World Drag Racing Series, as the tour nears its halfway mark of 11 races in a 22-event campaign.
Daijiro Yoshihara, best known for his ability to control a Formula Drift car, is returning to Colorado for the 100th Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb this week with Evasive Motorsports and ENEOS Oil, Japan’s largest oil company and a major supplier of motor oil and transmission fluids to the majority of Asian vehicle manufacturers.
The inaugural LS Fest Texas crowned its Grand Champions, beat the heat, and offered up some Texas sized entertainment over a sweltering weekend in June. We can’t wait to go back!
The first day of LS Fest Texas really brought the heat both literally and figuratively!
When the Koretsky family stepped up in April of this year to take over historic Maple Grove Raceway near their Philadelphia area home, the track where NHRA traditionally starts its Countdown to the Championship playoffs, there was a sigh of relief from most everyone in NHRA’s Camping World Drag Racing Series and Lucas Oil sportsman series.