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Tonglet #2 in points heading into Zmax Oreilly Nationals/continues unexpected title run

Tonglet #2 in points heading into Zmax Oreilly Nationals/continues unexpected title run

| September 16, 2010 | 0 Comments

Charlotte, pre-event: Nine days after his stunning Pro Stock Motorcycle victory at the Mac Tools U.S. Nationals – NHRA’s preeminent event at Indianapolis – newcomer LE Tonglet marveled at what it meant to his family’s race team. “When we went to our first race of the year at Gainesville,” he recalled, “we were just hoping […]

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Arana on a mission heading to Charlotte’s Zmax Dragway

Arana on a mission heading to Charlotte’s Zmax Dragway

| September 16, 2010 | 0 Comments

Charlotte, pre-event: After leading the Full Throttle points for much of the 2010 season, reigning series titlist Hector Arana suddenly finds himself 105 points off the frantic pace recently set by past champ Andrew Hines. Between Hines’ sudden resurgence and the resetting of the points prior to the start of the Countdown to 1 playoffs, […]

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Johnson declares winning is badly needed for team at Zmax!

Johnson declares winning is badly needed for team at Zmax!

| September 15, 2010 | 0 Comments

Charlotte, pre-event: There’s no discussion. Nothing to talk about. No doubt about it. zMax Dragway in Charlotte, N.C., is one of the finest purpose-built motorsports facilities in North America. From its unique four-lane capability, to its glass-smooth racing surface, to its superior spectator amenities, the track is one of the finest ever built – and […]

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Smith’s ‘hometown’ race comes at good time at Zmax Dragway

Smith’s ‘hometown’ race comes at good time at Zmax Dragway

| September 15, 2010 | 0 Comments

Charlotte, pre-event: In the last four months, Angie Smith’s travels have taken her to Joliet, Ill., Englishtown, N.J., Norwalk, Ohio, Sonoma, Calif., Denver, Brainerd, Minn., and Indianapolis – all stops in NHRA’s Full Throttle Drag Racing Series. This week, Smith and her husband Matt will have a much shorter drive – about 90 miles – […]

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Stoffer working hard to climb up in championship standings at Zmax

Stoffer working hard to climb up in championship standings at Zmax

| September 15, 2010 | 0 Comments

Charlotte, pre-event: Karen Stoffer is higher in the Full Throttle championship points standings then she’s been since mid May, but the rider of the GEICO Powersports Suzuki says she wants to feel more like she’s earned her position than had it given to her by the playoff rules. After successfully qualifying for Countdown to the […]

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MPS Racing: Hayabusa Offset 68mm Stroke Crankshaft

MPS Racing: Hayabusa Offset 68mm Stroke Crankshaft

| September 14, 2010 | 0 Comments

Dragbike Live.com Advertiser Product Release Hayabusa Offset 68mm Stroke Crankshaft Motorcycle Performance Specialties is excited to announce the immediate availability of our new Hayabusa offset 68mm stroke crank manufactured for Motorcycle Performance Specialties  by Marine Crankshaft. They feature offset crank throws to match the  Motorcycle Performance Specialties offset billet blocks. Use these cranks with Motorcycle […]

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LE Tonglet wins Mac Tools U.S. Nationals!/Audio Interview

LE Tonglet wins Mac Tools U.S. Nationals!/Audio Interview

| September 9, 2010 | 0 Comments

Indianapolis, Monday: A first-time Indy winner was assured in Pro Stock Motorcycle as Andrew Hines, who was runner-up here in 2008 in his only Indy final, took on rookie Tonglet. Tonglet, who’s in the thick of the battle for the Automobile Club of Southern California Road to the Future Award as the year’s top first-year […]

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Hines makes history and sets e.t. record and takes 88-point lead heading into zMax Dragway/Audio Interview

Hines makes history and sets e.t. record and takes 88-point lead heading into zMax Dragway/Audio Interview

| September 6, 2010 | 0 Comments

Indianapolis, Monday: Screamin’ Eagle/Vance & Hines rider Andrew Hines opened the first round of the NHRA Full Throttle Countdown to the Championship playoffs by dominating qualifying, setting a new Pro Stock Motorcycle national elapsed time (E.T.) record, and advancing to the final round of eliminations at the Mac Tools U.S. Nationals presented by Lucas Oil […]

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Krawiec reaches semifinals at Mac Tools U.S. Nationals

Krawiec reaches semifinals at Mac Tools U.S. Nationals

| September 6, 2010 | 0 Comments

Indianapolis, Monday: Screamin’ Eagle/Vance & Hines rider Eddie Krawiec, who started the Countdown in sixth place, moved through the first two rounds of eliminations with wins over Horne Racing Buell rider Doug Horne and Al-Anabi Racing Buell rider Matt Smith, who fouled at the start. Krawiec lost to Tonglet in the semifinals with a 6.931-second […]

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TOP FUEL TONIGHT – Part 2! The Doug & Rich Show/9pm eastern Sept 5th 2010

TOP FUEL TONIGHT – Part 2! The Doug & Rich Show/9pm eastern Sept 5th 2010

| September 5, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Doug & Rich Show air’s tonight September 5th 2010 beginning at 9pm eastern standard time. Doug Ray and Radical Rich, host of The Doug & Rich Show bring you a high power show full of rock n roll mixed with hot topic conversation. The guys talk about anything on the mind and have special […]

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Arana set to begin defense of NHRA PSM Championship

Arana set to begin defense of NHRA PSM Championship

| September 5, 2010 | 0 Comments

Indianapolis, Sunday: Hector Arana will begin the defense of his NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series championship racing out of the No. 4 spot at the 56th annual Mac Tools U.S. Nationals presented by Lucas Oil. Arana is one of three drivers flying Lucas Oil colors during Monday’s eliminations at O’Reilly Raceway Park. Shawn Langdon […]

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Stoffer crew works hard to get bike straightened out

Stoffer crew works hard to get bike straightened out

| September 5, 2010 | 0 Comments

Indianapolis, Sunday: Karen Stoffer had troubles getting her bike to behave earlier in the weekend. She got the GEICO Powersports Suzuki straightened out for a best pass of 6.957 seconds at 192.17 mph, which was good enough for ninth on the ladder and a matchup with No. 8 qualifier Steve Johnson, who had a best […]

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Smith sits at #6 qualifier heading into eliminations

Smith sits at #6 qualifier heading into eliminations

| September 5, 2010 | 0 Comments

Indianapolis, Sunday: Matt Smith begins his quest Monday for another NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle championship from the No. 6 berth when the Mac Tools U.S. Nationals begins at O’Reilly Raceway Park at Indianapolis. He pushed his Al-Anabi Racing V-Twin to a quarter-mile qualifying best time of 6.938 seconds at 192.03 mph and takes on Shawn […]

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MPS Racing: JE Custom Hayabusa 85mm Offset Valve Pocket Pistons

MPS Racing: JE Custom Hayabusa 85mm Offset Valve Pocket Pistons

| September 4, 2010 | 4 Comments

Dragbike Live.com Advertiser Product Release JE Custom Hayabusa 85mm Offset Valve Pocket Piston Motorcycle Performance Specialties is excited to announce the immediate availability of our new Hayabusa 85 mm offset valve pocket pistons. JE Piston makes these high quality pistons for us. They feature offset valve pockets to match the offset bores on our billet […]

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McBride Mingles in the Mainstream/Pinks & Orange County Choppers

McBride Mingles in the Mainstream/Pinks & Orange County Choppers

| September 1, 2010 | 0 Comments

Don’t try telling Top Fuel dragbike legend Larry “Spiderman” McBride it’s been a slow year for motorcycle drag racing. He won’t have time to listen because the 10-time champion is busier than ever. This past weekend, August 27-28, McBride made exhibition passes in front of a huge crowd at Summit Motorsports Park in Norwalk, Ohio […]

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MiRock: Edwards suprise winner in Pro Street at Summer Sizzler

MiRock: Edwards suprise winner in Pro Street at Summer Sizzler

| August 27, 2010 | 0 Comments

ROCKINGHAM, N.C. – Jeremy Teasley’s recent dominance of the MIRock Mickey Thompson Tires Superbike Series came to an abrupt and surprising end Sunday during the 15th running of the Schnitz Summer Sizzler at Rockingham Dragway. Teasley, who came into the sixth race in the series with a virtually insurmountable lead in the HTP Performance Real […]

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MiRock Video: Rockingham Summer Sizzler 2010

MiRock Video: Rockingham Summer Sizzler 2010

| August 27, 2010 | 0 Comments

Dragbike Live was on location to film the action during the MiRock Summer Sizzler at Rockingham Dragway August 21st-22nd 2010. Saturday night’s action during the “Afterdark Underground” was captured by our film crew for all that could not attend to feel like they were there. Plenty of action goes down on a hot August summer […]

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Manufacturers Cup Finals Event Schedule

Manufacturers Cup Finals Event Schedule

| August 26, 2010 | 0 Comments

Manufacturers Cup Finals Schedule THURSDAY Vendor Midway and Racer parking. The North end racer gate will open at 10am and close promptly at 6pm. The gate will be locked down for the night at 7pm, so if you intend to EXIT the track you MUST do it before 7pm or you are in for the night. space FRIDAY Gates […]

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Purse and classes announced for Manufacturers Cup 11/12- 11/14 2010

Purse and classes announced for Manufacturers Cup 11/12- 11/14 2010

| August 26, 2010 | 0 Comments

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MiRock:Teasley declares war! Shocks the world with NOS at The Rock!!

MiRock:Teasley declares war! Shocks the world with NOS at The Rock!!

| August 23, 2010 | 2 Comments

Jeremy Teasley declared war on the turbocharged bike’s in the MiRock Super Bike Series Orient Express Pro Street Class Saturday night 8/21/2010 during the Schnitz Summer Sizzler held at Rockingham Dragway in Rockingham, North Carolina. Teasley, running a nitrous oxide assisted Kawasaki ZX14 Ninja in a heavily dominated turbocharged powered class made history clocking a […]

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TOP FUEL TONIGHT! The Doug & Rich Show/9pm eastern August 22nd 2010

TOP FUEL TONIGHT! The Doug & Rich Show/9pm eastern August 22nd 2010

| August 22, 2010 | 1 Comment

The Doug & Rich Show air’s tonight August 22nd 2010 beginning at 9pm eastern standard time. Doug Ray and Radical Rich, host of The Doug & Rich Show bring you a high power show full of rock n roll mixed with hot topic conversation. The guys talk about anything on the mind and have special […]

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MiRock: Schnitz Summer Sizzler race pics! 8/21-8/22/2010

MiRock: Schnitz Summer Sizzler race pics! 8/21-8/22/2010

| August 21, 2010 | 0 Comments

Random pictures from MiRock Schnitz Summer Sizzler from Rockingham Dragway, North Carolina on 8/21/2010 thru 8/22/2010. Dragbike Live was on location to capture all the action.

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