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UPDATED NHRA NITRO SPRING TRAINING TIMES

The stars of the NHRA are in Chandler, AZ to test in preparation for the upcoming Circle K NHRA Winternationals. Here is the official NHRA release with some of the teams’ best elapsed times....

NHRA ANNOUNCES NEW PROGRAMS TO ACCESS RACE COVERAGE WORLDWIDE

NHRA ANNOUNCES NEW PROGRAMS FOR FANS TO ACCESS RACE COVERAGE WORLDWIDE GLENDORA, CA – NHRA will launch a premium live streaming service, anticipated to start in March 2016, which will deliver live...

TruSTART changes Red Light rule in Bracket Racing at the Spring Fling

TruSTART TO DEBUT IN VEGAS It’s a controversy that has been brewing for a number of years. Now K&N Spring Fling Million presented by Optima co-promoters Peter Biondo and Kyle Seipel are...

INFINITI’S FORMULA ONE INVOLVEMENT PROGRESSES

The Formula One season is coming faster than you can imagine and while our eyes will be focused on the new American Haas F1 Team, the competition is getting ready too. Renault and Nissan have a...

OBERTO BEEF JERKY PRIMARY SPONSOR FOR JIM DUNN RACING IN 2016

 One of the Beefiest sponsorships of 2015 is back for 2016! OK, bad pun. The fact is that everyone loved this car and it is great that the folks at Oberto are back. Check out the official release...

Allen Johnson Announces Marathon Sponsorship

Allen Johnson was a featured guest on this week’s WFO Radio NHRA Nitro and he gave most of the details of a HUGE pending sponsorship announcement. Now the story is out and was he right!...

DAYTONA Rising Construction Time-Lapse from Daytona International Speedway

The Daytona 500 is just around the corner, but this year will be different. Daytona has been transformed through a $400 million dollar construction project called Daytona Rising. Would you like to...

NHRA FACTORY STOCK SHOWDOWN RETURNS FOR 2016

One of the coolest classes in NHRA is back for 2016. The Factory Stock Showdown where current model Camaros, Mustangs, and Challengers battle heads up on the 1320 is pure awesome. It’s mind...

Frank Hawley’s Dragster Adventure

WFO Radio is very proud of our sponsors. We try very hard to partner with companies that offer extremely high quality products and entertainment. In other words, no “Snake Oil” here....

Erica Enders feature film ‘Racing in Red’ to debut in Pomona

In 2014 Erica Enders won her first Pro Stock World Championship. That Championship season was documented by a film crew and made into a feature film titled ‘Racing in Red’. The film will...

Darrell Gwynn Collection and Jeff Gordon Baby Ruth Car at Barrett Jackson

The WFO Universe of full of drag racers, hot rodders, NASCAR fans, and surely car collectors. That’s why when we found out that Darrell Gwynn was sending his entire collection to Barrett...

Updated: Tony Stewart Confronts Heckler at Chili Bowl

UPDATE As it turns out, this was no ordinary heckler.  The Tulsa World has reported the heckler was Cpl. Kyle Hess, who was an off-duty member of the Tulsa County Sheriff’s Dept....

NHRA TO CELEBRATE 50 YEARS OF FUNNY CAR IN 2016

  If you heard this week’s WFO Radio NHRA Nitro, you heard National Dragster editor, Phil Burgess break the news that NHRA is celebrating 50 years of the Funny Car class. The news is now...

Kalitta Motorsports, J.R. Todd to represent SealMaster for 2016

Kalitta Motorsports has recently announced the expansion of their relationship with SealMaster. SealMaster will back the Top Fuel dragster driven by J.R. Todd for the entire 2016 NHRA Mello Yello...

NEW NHRA MELLO YELLO DRAG RACING SERIES LOGO UNVEILED

Cha -cha changes. Look out you rock and rollers, there’s a new logo for the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series. It is tied to a modernized re-branding of Mello Yello by the folks at Coca Cola....

2016 CHALLENGER AND CHARGER SRT HELLCAT EARN STRIPES

    The folks at Dodge have always been a little, well, different. Not in a bad way. In a, willing to do cool stuff that few others would, kind of way. The 2016 Challenger and Charger SRT Hellcat...

FUTURE OF MOBILITY ON DISPLAY AT 2016 NAIAS

WFO is all about cars and racing, so of course that includes technology. Sometimes themes come together, as the folks at Toyota show off their concepts for the future of transportation. We all know...

John Force Racing and Weld Racing continue iconic relationship

The 16 time NHRA Funny Car Champion speaks with Joe Castello following Weld Racing’s press conference at the 2015 PRI Show.

LEAH PRITCHETT AND QUAKER STATE JOINING BOB VANDERGRIFF RACING IN 2016

WFO Radio is On Location at the 2015 PRI Show in Indianapolis. Joe catches up with Leah Pritchett and Bob Vandergriff who make an announcement about a new partnership and sponsorship for 2016. Hear...

Mopar Announces Enders and Coughlin to Carry NHRA Pro Stock Banner in 2016

This is just one of the MASSIVE stories that we have been expecting in the NHRA. On this week’s NHRA Nitro the story will be discussed in the final segment of the show. Erica Enders and Jeg...