The news following Sunday’s Dodge NHRA Nationals, held on the Lucas Oil Raceway dragstrip wasn’t dominated by winners and losers.
The NHRA’s Mello Yello Drag Racing Series sprang noisily back into action for two weekends in mid-July. This, after being silent since late February’s second scheduled race of the 2020 season outside Phoenix.
The Indianapolis Motor Speedway is changing how it intends to run the 104th Indianapolis 500 next month. Before the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, upended known society, the race was scheduled, as it has been since 1911, on the Sunday before Memorial Day in May.
The NHRA announced that due to the COVID-19 pandemic, that the Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals Presented By Pennzoil at Bandimere Speedway in Denver, Colo. (Aug. 7-9) and the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway in Brainerd, Minn. (Aug. 14-16) has been postponed until further notice.
Sheppard’s conquest for the record books began with his 35th career Fast Time Award at 14.412 seconds, which marked his second-straight year as the fastest qualifier at Plymouth.
Last weekend’s two-day E3 Spark Plugs NHRA Nationals on the historic Lucas Oil Raceway dragstrip outside Indianapolis admitted some fans, once they’d had their temperatures checked and donned masks on-site.
From the final weekend of February until this second weekend of July, the NHRA’s Mello Yello Drag Racing Series has been silent. No burnouts, no staging, no magical whiffs of nitromethane to cleanse the air. It’s been eerie, to say the least.
As fireworks rocked the nation this weekend, two World of Outlaws drivers drove to some of the most impressive Independence Day victories ever seen at Cedar Lake Speedway
Steve Sisko may have had one of the best 4th of July weekends ever after has being crowned the JEGS-SFG $1.1 million champion at U.S. 131 Motorsports Park in Martin, Michigan.
It was a way to cap off 4th of July Weekend for Kevin Harvick who took home the W in Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series’ Big Machine Hand Sanitizer 400 Powered by Big Machine Records.