9-Time NMRA Champ John Urist Talks About Tire Tech And Mickey Thompson Tires

Tires produced specifically for drag racing are an essential part of improving performance and consistency on the drag strip. Over the last 20 years, that technology has been applied to Department of Transportation-approved road tires to provide a product that can harness the ever-increasing power output of street machines. Some

Gallery—NMRA/NMCA VP Racing Fuels/Mickey Thompson Street Outlaw from Bradenton Motorsports Park

Florida’s Bradenton Motorsports Park was bustling the opening weekends of March, first with the Nitto Tire NMRA Spring Break Shootout, which was then followed immediately by the NMCA Muscle Car Mayhem event. Both events featured the Street Outlaw category, sponsored by VP Racing Fuels on the NMRA side and Mickey Thompson

Mickey Thompson Cobra/Terminator vs. GT500 Shootout Continues the Rivalry at NMRA Opener & Finals

The battle rages on in the biggest sibling rivalry in drag racing with specialty Mustangs facing off in the Mickey Thompson Cobra/Terminator vs. GT500 Shootout at two NMRA events in 2019! The first showdown happens during the 25th Annual NMRA Spring Break Shootout February 28 - March 3, 2019 at Bradenton Motorsports Park (Bradenton,

The Outlaw Buick is Back—DMC Racing Resurrects the Wreck | Presented by Nitto Tire

Racecars have opinions. They’re moody, temperamental, and make it damn clear when they don’t like something. After David DeMarco sold his longtime love, a sinister black Buick Grand National, the notorious G-body was quick to rebel against its new owner and destroyed itself in dramatic fashion. From its former 10.5 days

“Super Dave” Adkins Sets Super Quick New LS 1/4-Mile ET and MPH Records | Presented by Nitto Tire

Sweden’s Andreas Arthursson has held the quarter-mile LSX records for quite some time now, but the king has finally been dethroned. While racing at US131 Motorsports Park, “Super Dave” Adkins ran 6.1148 at 238.35 mph and reset both ends of the world record with his twin turbo ’70.5 Chevy Camaro. Adkins,

Justin Cyrnek Sells His Green Mustang, Focused on new twin turbo Silver Sister | Presented by Nitto Tire

Other than the start of racing itself, of course, one of the most exciting things about flipping the calendar to a new year is seeing all the off-season builds come out from under their veils of secrecy. Illinois-based racer and MX235 hot shot, Justin Cyrnek, stole the social media show

Be Like Mills—Golden Gorilla Edition Camaro Body from Larry Jeffers | Presented by Nitto Tire

It’s no secret that “Big Daddy” DeWayne Mills is one of the most revered and respected radial tire racers on the planet. While many have watched the man win practically everything, and wished they could be like him, now, thanks to Larry Jeffers Race Cars, that’s a slightly more obtainable