Diamond Pistons Backing EOPM in 2014

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Diamond_logoThe Extreme Outlaw Pro Mod Series is proud to have Diamond Racing Pistons as a marketing partner and sponsor for the 2014 season.

Since 1968 Diamond Racing has been producing the highest quality racing parts in the industry. From the early 1970s Diamond has been concentrating on manufacturing forged pistons for the racing industry. Read more

Heading to Houston Brings Back Winning Memories to Coughlin Jr.

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JEGS_JCoughlin_VL1997_HoustonAs he heads toward Royal Purple Raceway, near Houston, for the O’Reilly Auto Parts Springnationals (Apr. 25-27), JEGS.com/Mopar Dodge driver Jeg Coughlin Jr. can’t help but think back to his career-first Pro Stock win.

His five Pro Stock championships and 56 professional national event victories put Coughlin in any discussion about NHRA’s best drivers, and he’s a long way from being done with his time behind the wheel, but it all started in Houston just a little more than 16 years ago. Read more

Alund Wins at 4-Wide Nationals with Holley Gen 3 Dominator

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holley_logo300The KB/Summit Racing Equipment Camaro driven by Jimmy Alund, won Pro Stock at the 5th Annual NHRA Four-Wide Nationals held in Concord, North Carolina, April 13, 2014 with a pair of Holley’s new Gen 3 Ultra Dominator carburetors. Read more

DI.com Blog: Doggin’ It with Our Man, Van

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Van_GreyhoundBy Van Abernethy

Being involved with the fast-paced sport of drag racing, I suppose it should come as no surprise that the quick and nimble Greyhound is at the top of my list when it comes to favorite canine breeds. Sleek and slender with explosive speed, Greyhounds are like the Top Fuel dragsters of the dog world. Read more

Hight, Brown, Alund and Hines Win NHRA 4-Wide Nationals

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NHRA_Hight-burnout640_CLT1Robert Hight (above) became the first two-time Funny Car winner at the fifth annual NHRA Four-Wide Nationals after his win at zMAX Dragway on Sunday.

Antron Brown (Top Fuel), Jimmy Alund (Pro Stock) and Andrew Hines (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also took home victories during the fifth event on the 2014 Mello Yello Series schedule. Read more

No Change in Qualifying Leaders for NHRA 4-Wide Eliminations

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NHRA_Capps-launch640_CLT1After two more rounds of qualifying on Saturday (Apr. 13) for the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals at zMAX Dragway, near Charlotte, there were no changes atop the leader lists from Friday’s pair of sessions.

For the second season in a row Shawn Langdon will enter eliminations as the No. 1 qualifier in Top Fuel, while Ron Capps (Funny Car, above), Chris McGaha (Pro Stock) and Michael Ray (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also will lead their categories into eliminations as No. 1 qualifiers at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event at the Bellagio of drag strips. Read more

Langdon, Capps, McGaha and Ray Lead 4-Wide Qualifying

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NHRA_Langdon-burnout640_CLT1Shawn Langdon (above) blasted to the qualifying lead in Top Fuel at the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals on Friday.

Ron Capps (Funny Car), Chris McGaha (Pro Stock) and Michael Ray (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were the leaders in their respective categories at the fifth NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event of the season. Read more

AMSOIL Backing 2-Car Black Diamond Pro Stock Team

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Bealko1Black Diamond Motorsports is pleased to announce a partnership with AMSOIL INC., the First in Synthetics and recognized leader in synthetic lubricants since 1972 and the Exclusive Official Oil of International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) and Nitro Jam.

AMSOIL lubricants have helped racing teams in all forms of racing – from off-road trucks to dirt bikes and everything in between – capture countless checkered flags and season championships. AMSOIL believes that Racing is Research, and uses the data its racing efforts generate to tailor its formulations for even greater levels of performance and protection. The products that dominate at the track are the same products available to every AMSOIL customer. Read more

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