Category Archives: News From Div 6 and/or Local Tracks

In Remembrance of Frank Nelson, Sr. – Division 6 Hall of Famer

December 30, 1937 – May 11, 2013 May 11, 2013 It is with a very heavy heart that today we learned that long time NHRA Division 6 racer and friend to all that knew him, Frank Nelson, passed away after a long … Continue reading

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Proposal to Pacific Raceways for future stick-shift bracket

March 5, 2013 John Ramsey, Ed Garfield:   With the implementation of the automated shifters in Pro Bracket this year and your 2013 schedule set, I offer as a consideration for your 2014 season a gear jamming type event or two … Continue reading

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Automated shifters allowed in Pro Bracket in Div. 6

According to the Division 6 2013 E.T. rules posted here, automated shifters are now allowed in Pro Bracket. Why? 1) To allow more dragsters in Pro Bracket?  As if their dominance in Super Pro wasn’t enough? 2) To make it … Continue reading

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Pacific Raceways Drag Schedule Alert!

Drag Strip Improvements Begin this Weekend – Pacific Raceways – May 3, 2012 Drag Strip Improvements Continue – No Racing This Week – Pacific Raceways – May 9, 2012 Drag Strip Update: Penhall to Oversee Final Finish – Pacific Raceways … Continue reading

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Kudos to Pacific Raceways!

On Monday, March 12th, Pacific Raceways posted the following on their Facebook page: “Let’s get ready for drag racing! The track was scraped last week and washed down with Tide on Sunday. The first drag test & tune for the … Continue reading

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Mission Raceway 2012 Promo

Paul found this on YouTube. Enjoy!

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Our Suggestions for Improvements to Pacific Raceways

Paul submitted the following suggestions on December 18, 2011 to Jason Fiorito, President of Pacific Raceways. We hope our fellow local racers will join in and submit constructive suggestions for the racing facility. Hi Jason,     A few months ago I … Continue reading

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What’s Happening at Pacific Raceways?

If the rumors are correct, all the track personnel that were at Pacific Raceways in 2010 are gone! What is it with Pacific that every couple of years a crew which has started to gel and has earned the respect … Continue reading

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2010 NHRA Northwest Nationals

John Force getting back in gear at NHRA Northwest Nationals – Seattle Times – July 8, 2010 Edwards zooms to No. 1 in Seattle; Kalitta, Hight hold their Friday leads – NHRA – July 10, 2010 Updated: Pro Stock Drivers … Continue reading

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NEWS FROM THE NHRA DIVISION 6 MEETINGS

The Pro class will now specifically follow the national e.t. parameters of 9.00 to 13.99. The national championship run at Pomona in November follows these breaks and northwest tracks will implement this for the Pro division in 2010. Continue reading

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Pacific Raceway’s Upgrades Update

Seattle Refurbishment Years Away – Torco Racing Fuel’s Competition Plus.com – July 20, 2009 Pacific Raceways president and opponents clash over expansion of track – Covington Reporter – Dec 26, 2010

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