Crampton Trailers Doug, Wins for Connie at Gators

Richie Crampton got the uncontested win when he piloted his Kalitta Air/DHL dragster to the winning run of 3.854 seconds at 314.90 mph after Shawn Reed had to shut off his dragster on the starting line. This is Crampton’s first Wally since Dallas 2015, first event victory at Gainesville Raceway, and…

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Tricky Rickie Purges Blower Cars

Rickie Smith drove to the Pro Mod win at the NHRA Gatornationals at Gainesville Dragway—the first of 12 NHRA Pro Mod events this season. Smith ran a 5.794 at 249.76 mph in his nitrous-huffing Chevrolet Camaro to take down Mike Janis’ supercharged Camaro in the final round and earn his first…

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Gator Grip on PSM Continues for V&H

It was (depressing?) double vision deja vu as the Screamin’ Eagle/Vance & Hines/Harley-Davidson team celebrated another Eddie Krawiec win Defending event and world champion Krawiec rode his bike to winner’s circle with a 6.824 at 198.44, defeating teammate Andrew Hines in the final following a mock staging duel that was…

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Johnson Hits Track as WAR Rider

Eatmyink.com broke the story back in the first week of February that 2017 regular season dominator LE Tonglet and his Nitrofish sponsorship would not be returning with the White Alligator Racing NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle (PSM) team. Back then, Steve Johnson was listed as our #3 choice as his replacement,…

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Flyin’ Ryan Oehler is Gassed for the Gators

Two-time American Motorcycle Racing Association (AMRA) Pro Modified champion Flyin’ Ryan Oehler tested the NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle (PSM) waters last year and found the temperature just right for a full assault on this season’s Road to the Future award—the National Hot Rod Association’s version of Rookie of the Year.…

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St. Pete Win drops in Bourdais’ lap

Sebastien Bourdais repeated as winner of the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg today, but only after IndyCar rookie Robert Wickens and Alexander Rossi collided while battling for the lead on the next-to-last of 110 edge-of-your-seat laps. It was the first of 17 Verizon IndyCar Series races this season. For…

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Web Cams turn Justin Brayton into Daytona Winner!

Veteran rider Justin Brayton had a career breakthrough Saturday night on one of motorsports’ biggest stages, winning the DAYTONA Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship at Daytona International Speedway for his first victory in Supercross competition. Brayton’s Honda CRF 450 runs Web Camshafts. Brayton, a 33-year-old privateer entrant from Mint…

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Who’s Quickest in Qatar?

Johann Zarco (Monster Yamaha Tech 3) leaves the #QatarTest as the fastest man on track, with the Frenchman just over a tenth over Jorge Lorenzo’s 10-year-old pole lap record to top the test with a 1:54.029. Valentino Rossi (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) shot back up into the higher echelons on Day…

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Anderson Burns Atlanta

Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing’s Jason Anderson took the first-ever Monster Energy AMA Supercross win in the brand new Mercedes-Benz Stadium for the second Triple Crown Event, a three-city showdown introduced in 2018 where both the 250SX and 450SX Classes compete in three Main Events.     “The track was…

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