Tag Archives: drag racing

Harley-Davidson Screamin’ Eagle/Vance & Hines Drag Team Opens Championship Defense In Gainesville

The Formidable Team of Hines, Krawiec and Sampey Return for 2020 Season MILWAUKEE (March 12, 2020) – The 10-time champion Harley-Davidson™ Screamin’ Eagle™/Vance & Hines drag racing team will open its title defense when the NHRA Mello Yello Pro Stock Motorcycle drag racing series opens its 2020 season March 12-15 at the Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals at Gainesville Raceway ...

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Front Line Soldiers: The Crew Chiefs

By Thomas McCarthy In drag racing, it’s the driver that takes the winning machine across the finish line first and gets the lion’s share of the glory. Perhaps that’s as it should be. But it’s the team, the driver’s crew, that gets the machine ready and makes that winning run possible. Drag racing is far more of a team sport ...

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NHRA Drag Racing Action

By Tom McCarthy On Sunday, March 17th, 2019, the National Hot Rod Association hosted the 50th annual NHRA Gatornationals, at the storied Gainesville Raceway, in Gainesville, Florida. It hardly seems like it’s been five decades, but it has, and the race was one for the books: the record books for Harley-Davidson racers and fans. It was three days of fast ...

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February 2019 Quick Throttle Magazine

  CALIFORNIA/SOUTHWEST EDITION: In the February 2019 issue of Quick Throttle, our team of writers report  from Chopperfest, Rocky Point Rally, Easyriders Bike Show and the Morongo Sleigh Ride. We also take a ride on the 2019 CVO Street Glide. In a new article by Tom McCarthy, we look at what’s ahead for motorcycle drag racing in the future. Also, ...

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