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What You Need to Know About This Weekend’s IHRA Sportsman Spectacular presented by Hagerty and Mos

What You Need to Know About This Weekend’s IHRA Sportsman Spectacular presented by Hagerty and Mos

08/07/2020, Australia, Motorsport - Drag Racing, Australian Drag Racing, Article # 29941878
What You Need to Know About This Weekend’s IHRA Sportsman Spectacular presented by Hagerty and Moser Engineering at Darlington Dragway
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla- The International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) Sportsman Spectacular presented by Hagerty and Moser Engineering heads to Darlington Dragway, Hartsville, S.C., this weekend, July 11-12, with an exciting double race weekend
The event is tailored to Darlington Dragway’s weekly racing program featuring Top, Mod, Junior Dragster and Street.
 
This Weekend:
Track: Darlington Dragway
Event Date: Saturday, July 11- Sunday, July 12   
 
Weekend Schedule:
Friday, July 10
Gates Open: 3PM-9PM
 
 
Saturday, July 11
Gates Open: 8AM-9PM
Time Run (1): 10AM
Eliminations follow 
Sunday, July 12
Gates Open: 9AM
Church: 10AM
Time Run (1): 11AM
Eliminations follow 
 

 

Racer Entry Fees:
Top Weekend or Single Race Entry: $150
Top RE-Entry: $60
Footbrake Weekend or Single Race Entry: $100
Footbrake RE-Entry: $50
Junior Dragster Weekend or Single Race Entry: $50
Junior Dragster Re-Entry: $20
Street Weekend or Single Race Entry: $40
Street Re-Entry: $15

 

 
•Sportsman friendly entry fees with excellent payouts. Click here to view event details
  
•The national contingency program is available for any IHRA members who advance to the final round each day. 
 
•Thousands of dollars in round prizes available to IHRA members in rounds 1-3. 
 
•All IHRA/NHRA credentials accepted at the event
 
•Event entry will take place at the track
 
•IHRA Ironman awarded to each class champions
 
To become a member of the IHRA please call (561) 337-3446 or email membership@ihra.com.
 
For more information about Darlington Dragway visit RaceDarlingtonDragway.com
 
For more information about the IHRA Sportsman Spectacular presented by Hagerty and Moser Engineering visit IHRA.com.


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IHRA Sportsman Spectacular presented by Hagerty and Moser Engineering Heads to Darlington Dragway in

IHRA Sportsman Spectacular presented by Hagerty and Moser Engineering Heads to Darlington Dragway in

03/07/2020, Australia, Motorsport - Drag Racing, Australian Drag Racing, Article # 29933937
IHRA Sportsman Spectacular presented by Hagerty and Moser Engineering Heads to Darlington Dragway in One Week
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla- The International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) Sportsman Spectacular presented by Hagerty and Moser Engineering heads to Darlington Dragway, Hartsville, S.C., in one-week July 11-12 , with an exciting double race weekend
The event is tailored to Darlington Dragway’s weekly racing program featuring Top, Mod, Junior Dragster and Street.
 
•Sportsman friendly entry fees with excellent payouts. Click here to view event details
  
•The national contingency program is available for any IHRA members who advance to the final round each day. Click here to view IHRA contingency partners.
 
•Thousands of dollars in round prizes available to IHRA members in rounds 1-3. 
 
•All IHRA/NHRA credentials accepted at the event
 
•Event entry will take place at the track
 
•IHRA Ironman awarded to each class champions
 
To become a member of the IHRA please call (561) 337-3446 or email membership@ihra.com.
 
For more information about Darlington Dragway visit RaceDarlingtonDragway.com
 
For more information about the IHRA Sportsman Spectacular presented by Hagerty and Moser Engineering visit IHRA.com.
 


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QUARTERMAX TECH VIDEO: HOW TO USE INTERCOMP RFX WIRELESS SCALES

QUARTERMAX TECH VIDEO: HOW TO USE INTERCOMP RFX WIRELESS SCALES

02/07/2020, Australia, Motorsport - Drag Racing, Australian Drag Racing, Article # 29932828


Cherokee Race Park Renews Commitment to IHRA

Cherokee Race Park Renews Commitment to IHRA

02/07/2020, Australia, Motorsport - Drag Racing, Australian Drag Racing, Article # 29931795
Cherokee Race Park Renews Commitment to IHRA
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Cherokee Race Park, one of East Tennessee most family friendly tracks, has renewed its commitment to the International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) through a new multi-year sanctioning agreement.
 
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Located in Rogersville, Tenn., the facility features an 1/8-mile drag strip, has a family friendly atmosphere and some of the best track prep amongst East Tennessee drag racing facilities. 
 
Randy Marisett, who owns the International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) sanctioned track with his wife, Christy, know how important it is to get the racing surface right. He’s a racer who has one door car (a Chevy Nova) and three dragsters. 
 
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One of the key amenities of the facility, which many racers appreciate is the paved pit area. The Rogersville, Tenn., track located less than one mile from Cherokee Lake. They also appreciate being part of the IHRA Summit SuperSeries, the most prestigious grassroots drag racing series.
 
“Cherokee Race Park is glad to continue as an IHRA sanctioned track,” Cherokee Race Park owner Christy Marisett said. “Our track champions really look forward to the opportunity to attend the IHRA Summit SuperSeries World in Memphis each year.”
 
IHRA Summit SuperSeries track champions for Cherokee Race Park in 2019 included: Zack Helton (Top) and Randall Bolden (Mod). 
 
For more information about Cherokee Race Park visit Cherokeeracepark.co.
 


http://www.ihra.com/ihra-tracks/track-news/item/2524-cherokee-race-park-renews-commitment-to-ihra
Michigan Racers Parlay Strong Runs into Round Prize Wins

Michigan Racers Parlay Strong Runs into Round Prize Wins

30/06/2020, Australia, Motorsport - Drag Racing, Australian Drag Racing, Article # 29929031
Michigan Racers Parlay Strong Runs into Round Prize Wins
MARTIN, Mich. — There were 24 racers who won round prizes during the International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) Sportsman Spectacular presented by Hagerty and Moser Engineering event at US 131 Motorsports Park.
The drivers with the best losing packages during the first three rounds of each day’s eliminations took home prizes.
 
Matt Brower in Top, Aaron Everage in Mod, Jim Klimp in Street and Conner Jensen in Junior Dragster were the recipients of a $100 Summit Racing Equipment gift certificate in round one on Saturday. 
 
Randy Norris in Top, Clinton Ray in Mod, Ken Hansen in Street and Conner Jensen who doubled his first-round prize were the recipients of a $100 Summit Racing Equipment gift certificate in round two on Saturday.
 
Round three prize winners included Shane Daugherty in Top, who was the recipient of a Jones Racing Products gift certificate. Tracy Mulhler in Mod was the recipient of an American Race Cars gift certificate. Kyle Wanamaker in Street received a Sunoco Race Fuel gift certificate. Bailey Burkhardt in Junior Dragster received a $100 Summit Racing Equipment gift certificate. 
 
Twelve more racers added their names to the list on Sunday.
 
Nathan Lash in Top, Joe Wright in Mod, Deegan Orr in Street and Alex Kish in Junior Dragster were the recipients of a $100 Summit Racing Equipment gift certificate.in round one on Sunday. 
 
Jeff McClure in Top, Scott Overkamp in Mod, Jake Huntington in Street and Leah Verner were the recipients of a $100 Summit Racing Equipment gift certificate in round two on Sunday. 
 
Round three prize winners included Christopher Taylor in Top, who was the recipipent of a Jones Racing Products gift certificate. Mark Boardman in Mod was the recipient of an American Race Cars gift certificate. Michael Kirbitz in Street was the recipient of a Sunoco Race Fuels gift certificate. Brooke Paquette in Junior Dragster received a $100 Summit Racing Equipment gift certificate. 
 
Racers can earn round prizes when the IHRA Sportsman Spectacular presented by Hagerty and Moser Engineering visits Darlington Dragway July 11-12. 
 


http://www.ihra.com/sportsman-national-championship-tour-news/item/2523-michigan-racers-parlay-strong-runs-into-round-prize-wins
Racers Win Big at IHRA Sportsman Spectacular presented by Hagerty and Moser Engineering at US 131 Mo

Racers Win Big at IHRA Sportsman Spectacular presented by Hagerty and Moser Engineering at US 131 Mo

30/06/2020, Australia, Motorsport - Drag Racing, Australian Drag Racing, Article # 29928927
Racers Win Big at IHRA Sportsman Spectacular presented by Hagerty and Moser Engineering at US 131 Motorsports Park
MARTIN, Mich. — The International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) Sportsman Spectacular presented by Hagerty and Moser Engineering returned this weekend with fierce competition at “The Fastest Track in Michigan,” US 131 Motorsports Park, Saturday and Sunday.
A huge field of over 400-plus cars competed Saturday to see who would take home the $5,000 top prize in the Top and Mod classes.
 
In the Top finals Saturday, Edmond Richardson, who made a 500-plus mile trip from Greenbrier, Tenn., defeated Mia Tedesco, from Pittsburgh, Pa.  Richardson had a final run of 5.910 seconds at 115.62 mph against a 5.92 dial-in. Tedesco was too quick at the start red lighting with a -.004-reaction time 4.979 second pass at 112.02 mph.
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In the Mod finals on Saturday, Shane Daugherty from Kokomo, Ind., took home the win over runner-up Mark Hancock from Cedar Springs, Mich. Daugherty had a final pass of 6.332 seconds at 107.99 mph against a 6.32 dial-in.  Hancock, had a final run of 6.529 seconds at 106.41 mph against a 6.54 dial-in.
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In the Street finals on Saturday, Deana Sherbondy from La Porte, Ind., claimed the win over Alexis Thompson from Grand Haven, Mich. Sherbondy had a final run of 7.909 seconds at 80.47 mph against a 7.81 dial-in.  Thompson had a final run of 8.295 seconds at 88.51 mph against a 7.62 dial-in. 
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In the Junior Dragster Beginner final Saturday, Conner Sebright from Holland, Mich., defeated Aliyah Pitsch from Dorr, Mich.  Sebright had a final run of 12.133 seconds at 52.55 mph. Pitsch had a final run of 12.014 seconds at 54.46 mph. 
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In the Junior Dragster Advanced final Saturday, Aurora Wanamaker from Plainwell, Mich., defeated Karlie Denbleyker from Zeeland, Mich. Wanamaker’s winning pass saw her finish with a 9.053 second pass at 70.98 mph.  Denbleyker had a final run of 9.332 seconds at 70.10 mph. 
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In the Junior Dragster Master final Saturday, Peyten Jimenez from Waterford, Mich., claimed the win over Ava Tiburzi from Ann Arbor, Mich. Jimenez had a winning pass of 7.916 seconds at 82.01 mph. Tiburzi had a final run of 7.898 seconds at 82.96 mph. 
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Strong car counts continued Sunday with over 500-plus cars competing to see who would claim the $5,000 prize in the Top and Mod class. 
 
Jeff Burdess of Hemlock, Mich., defeated Joey Harrison from White Hall, Md., to claim the Top victory on Sunday.  Burdess had a final run of 5.758 seconds at 115.80 mph against a 5.74 dial-in. Harrison had a 6.289 second run at 110.86 mph against a 6.24 dial-in.
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In the Mod finals Sunday, Jeff Green from Grand Haven, Mich., took home the victory over Justin Wanamaker from Kalamazoo, Mich. Green had a run of 6.038 seconds at 115.12 mph against a 6.04 dial-in.  Wanamaker was too quick on the tree red lighting with a -.014 reaction-time. 
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Kyle Wanamaker from Martin, Mich., claimed the win in the Street class Sunday over Tyler Nelkin from West Bloomfield, Mich. Wanamaker had a 9.369 second pass at 70.88 mph against a 9.32 dial-in.  Nelkin’s final run saw him run at 8.910 second at 76.95 mph against a 8.88 dial-in.
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In the Junior Dragster Beginner final on Sunday, Rebekah Peterson from Richland, Mich., defeated Benjamin Sarauer from Burlington, Wis. Peterson winning effort results in a 12.125 second pass at 52.51 mph. Sarauer had a 11.972 second pass at 51.67 mph
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Molly Parish from Kalamazoo, Mich., took home win over Roman Iocoangeli from Monroe, Mich., in the Junior Dragster Advanced final Sunday.  Parish had a final run of 9.099 second at 70.48 mph. Iocoangeli had a final run of 8.899 second at 73.73 mph. 
 
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In the Junior Dragster Master final Sunday, Hunter Scholten from West Olive, Mich., defeated Tyler Howard from Battle Creek, Mich.  Scholten’s winning effort saw him run a 7.920 second pass at 81.70 mph.  Howard’s losing effort saw him run a 8.120 second pass at 78.18 mph. 
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The IHRA Sportsman Spectacular heads to Darlington Dragway, July 11-12 for a thrilling double race weekend. 


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CLASSIC VIDEO - 1980 NHRA WINTERNATIONALS, POMONA, CA.

CLASSIC VIDEO - 1980 NHRA WINTERNATIONALS, POMONA, CA.

29/06/2020, Australia, Motorsport - Drag Racing, Australian Drag Racing, Article # 29932829


STORYTELLERS: GARY DENSHAM TELLS THE STORY OF

STORYTELLERS: GARY DENSHAM TELLS THE STORY OF "I THINK I HIT SOMEONE"

25/06/2020, Australia, Motorsport - Drag Racing, Australian Drag Racing, Article # 29932830


CLASSIC VIDEO - 1986 IHRA NORTHERN NATIONALS - MILAN, MICH.

CLASSIC VIDEO - 1986 IHRA NORTHERN NATIONALS - MILAN, MICH.

24/06/2020, Australia, Motorsport - Drag Racing, Australian Drag Racing, Article # 29932831


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