“Milkman” Schweigert Returns to Deliver at PDRA

As Greek mythology had it, the Phoenix rose from the ashes, renewed and stronger than before. Abbotsford, British Columbia’s own, Terry “Milkman” Schweigert seeks to do just the same this week as he returns to Drag965 Pro-Extreme Motorcycle (PXM) racing with the Professional Drag Racers Association (PDRA). About a year…

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Chris Garner-Jones the PDRA Champ Again!

In 2021, second-generation rider Chris Garner-Jones won the Professional Drag Racers Association (PDRA) Drag 965 Pro Nitrous Motorcycle world championship in memory of his late father and fellow rider, T.T. Jones. After a crushing runner-up finish in 2022, Garner-Jones charged to two wins in four final-round appearances during the 2023…

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Meshal WINS Pro Nitrous Motorcycle at GALOT

Kuwait-based Pro Nitrous Motorcycle rider Meshal Al-Saber has been chasing another Professional Drag Racers Association (PDRA) win for several years after his last victory in 2016. Tuner Brad McCoy last won on the Q80 Racing Suzuki at DragWars in 2017, so Saturday’s win at the ProFabrication DragWars at GALOT Motorsports…

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Brayden Does Another Davis Double at MIR

story and Tara Bowker photo courtesy of PDRA with additions by Tim Hailey Seventeen-year-old Brayden Davis made headlines at the season-opening East Coast Nationals when he became the first racer in PDRA history to double-up in a pro class and a Jr. Dragster class. It was his Pro Nitrous Motorcycle…

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Maryland PDRA qualifying order

In his first PDRA Pro Nitrous Motorcycle appearance of the season, motorcycle drag racing veteran Paul Gast rocketed to the top of the qualifying order aboard his Fast By Fast Suzuki at the Fulton Racing Engines North vs. South Shootout presented by Penske Racing Shocks at Maryland International Raceway. His…

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Can Al-Saber Slice Through PDRA Field?

The Professional Drag Racers Association (PDRA) kicked off its 10th season Friday night at the Summit Racing Equipment PDRA East Coast Nationals presented by FuelTech at GALOT Motorsports Park. Kuwait’s Meshal Al-Saber rocketed to the top of the Pro Nitrous Motorcycle qualifying order with his 3.991 at 176.93 miles per…

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Holeshot Drives Davis Past Gast at MIR

The Pro Nitrous Motorcycle final round at the Professional Drag Racers Association (PDRA) North vs. South Shootout at Maryland International Raceway featured a side-by-side, 3.99-second battle between two of the toughest competitors in the PDRA’s two-wheeled class—multi-time world champion Travis Davis and veteran rider Paul Gast. Davis grabbed an .018…

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Will Paul Gast Ever NOT Be Fast??

Motorcycle drag racing septuagenarian Paul Gast put together a streak of 3-second passes aboard his Fast By Gast Suzuki to pick up the win in his first Pro Nitrous Motorcycle appearance of the season at PDRA’s DeCerbo Construction American Doorslammer Challenge presented by Callies at Summit Motorsports Park. Other than…

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Jones Family to the Top at PDRA

Chris Garner-Jones has been a perennial championship contender in the Professional Drag Racers Association (PDRA) Drag 965 Pro Nitrous Motorcycle class for the last few years, but he’s come up just short of the title. That all changed this year, though, as Garner-Jones won the 2021 world championship a year…

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