Garner-Jones Wins, Gast Runs 3.93!

Newly crowned world champions Chris Garner-Jones (Drag 965 Pro Nitrous Motorcycle), Jim Halsey (Switzer Dynamics Pro Nitrous), and Tim Essick (Drag 965 Pro Street) bookended their championship seasons with victories at the Professional Drag Racers Association (PDRA) Brian Olson Memorial World Finals presented by ProCharger at Virginia Motorsports Park. Second-generation Pro…

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Al-Saber to Number 1 at PDRA Finals

Meshal Al-Saber and tuner Brad McCoy set the tone for their weekend at the Professional Drag Racers Association (PDRA) Brian Olson Memorial World Finals presented by ProCharger in Thursday testing when they ripped off a 3.955. The Kuwait rider was chasing a similar number on the Q80 Racing Suzuki in qualifying and…

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Travis Davis and Meshal Al-Saber put on a Show at PDRA

Travis Davis started his Professional Drag Racers Association (PDRA) Pro Nitrous Motorcycle 2020 championship defense with a clean sweep at North Carolina’s GALOT Motorsports Park earlier this season. Again at GALOT this past weekend, the Georgia native repeated the sweep at Proline Racing DragWars presented by Modern Racing, qualifying No.…

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Rough and Ready Gateway Gets it Right

photos by Stephen Taylor, facts by IndyCar, opinions by Tim Hailey World Wide Technology Raceway—AKA Gateway—is a rough and ready oval, dragstrip, road course and go-kart track rebuilt in the ’90s with tax breaks. It lies between a swamp and landfill, in a notorious Illinois suburban St. Louis area more…

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