2012 AHDRA Screamin Eagle Championship Series

December 21, 2012
New Rocker Arm Assembly for UPM H-D Heads
Finally, a solution for the weak valve train system used on most Harley Davidson style race bikes.

November 21, 2012
Team Vreeland's Season Wrap Up
Team Vreeland's Riders finish the season with 2 championships and 3 runner up points finishes.

November 8, 2012
CHAMPION PHOTOS - 2012 AHDRA Screamin Eagle Championship Series
Champion Photos - 2012 AHDRA Screamin Eagle Championship Series

November 8, 2012
CHAMPION PHOTOS - 2012 AHDRA Screamin Eagle Championship Series
Champion Photos - 2012 AHDRA Screamin Eagle Championship Series

November 6, 2012
WINNER PHOTOS from the 2012 AHDRA Cajun Nitro Nationals
WINNER PHOTOS from the 2012 AHDRA Cajun Nitro Nationals at No Problem Raceway October 27-28, 2012

October 31, 2012
FINAL RESULTS from the 2012 AHDRA Cajun Nitro Nationals
FINAL RESULTS from the 2012 AHDRA Cajun Nitro Nationals at No Problem Raceway October 27-28, 2012

October 31, 2012
Tom Caldwell/Old Guys Do Rule Racing takes the AHDRA Pro Stock Championship
Tom Caldwell wins the 2012 AHDRA Pro Stock Championship at the AHDRA Cajun Nationals at Belle Rose, Louisiana. It was a weird weekend as hurricane Sandy drove the temperatures down to the 30's at night and mid 60's during the days with gusting 20 mph cross winds. But despite the weather, Caldwell qualified #1 with a 8.004 at 162.72 mph, and ran two more 8.0's in qualifying.

October 31, 2012
Carrie Seifert Tate And Amazon Racing Team Celebrate Their Second Back-To-Back Win At The Rock!
Carrie Seifert Tate a.k.a. "The AMAZON" went to the Winner's Circle at the AHDRA Jim McClure Nitro Nationals in Rockingham, NC, October 14, 2012. She is currently Number 2 in the AHDRA Pro Drag Nitro Harley Class points.

October 31, 2012
Capone Racing, Bammer Racing and Team HeadBlade No Problem at No Problem
No Problem Dragway in Belle Rose, LA made it no problem for Capone Racing and Team HeadBlade at the AHDRA Cajun Nitro Nationals.

October 24, 2012
Team HeadBlade, Capone Racing and Bammer Racing Headed to No Problem Raceway
It's hard to believe but this weekend is the last race of the AHDRA season. But last is not least and there should be a great crowd at No Problem Dragway in Belle Rose, LA for the Cajun Nitro Nationals as teams continue to battle it out for their place on the AHDRA National Championship lists.

October 23, 2012
WINNER PHOTOS from the 2012 AHDRA Jim McClure Nitro Nationals Presented by Carolina Harley-Davidson Dealers Association
WINNER PHOTOS from the 2012 AHDRA Jim McClure Nitro Nationals Presented by Carolina Harley-Davidson Dealers Association at Rockingham Dragway October 13-14, 2012

October 17, 2012
Tom Caldwell/Old Guys Do Rule Racing SMOKING HOT at the ROCK
Tom Caldwell/Old Guys Do Rule Racing with a #2 in National points, after a short season with the AMRA (American Motorcycle Racing Assoc) under his belt, Caldwell was totally ready to ROCK at the ROCK.

October 17, 2012
WIN, RUNNER UP and Semis for Capone Racing, Bammer Racing and Team HeadBlade
It was a fabulous birthday weekend for Larry "Drums" Brancaccio along with team members of Capone Racing and Team HeadBlade at THE ROCK, Rockingham Dragway for the Jim McClure Nitro Nationals Presented by Carolina Harley-Davidson Dealers Association.

October 16, 2012
AHDRA Grand Finale Heads to No Problem Raceway for the Cajun Nitro Nationals, October 27th and 28th
AHDRA is loading the trucks at its Pfafftown headquarters in preparation for a gigantic 2012 season finale at No Problem Raceway in Belle Rose, Louisiana. AHDRA President Craig Tharpe says this year's Cajun Nitro Nationals will be a huge celebration for the many riders, sponsors, and fans that have supported AHDRA throughout the 2012 season.

October 16, 2012
FINAL RESULTS from the 2012 AHDRA Jim McClure Nitro Nationals Presented by Carolina Harley-Davidson Dealers Association
FINAL RESULTS from the 2012 AHDRA Jim McClure Nitro Nationals Presented by Carolina Harley-Davidson Dealers Association at Rockingham Dragway October 13-14, 2012

October 12, 2012
Team HeadBlade/Capone Racing and Bammer Racing Points recap riding into THE ROCK
Capone Racing, Team HeadBlade and Bammer Racing are in transit to THE ROCK, Rockingham Dragway, in the piney piedmont of North Carolina where the cotton's ready for picking and the air should be perfect for racing this weekend at the Jim McClure Nitro Nationals Presented by Carolina Harley-Davidson Dealers Association.

October 12, 2012
Horne Aims to Extend Rockingham Records in AHDRA Series
Doug Horne hasn't won all the races contested this year in the All-Harley Drag Racing Association series. For instance, he didn't win at Woodburn, Ore. Of course, that might have had something to do with his decision not to make the long, cross country trek from his home in Aberdeen, Md.

October 12, 2012
Carrie Tate Lends a Woman's Touch to Harley Drag Racing Series
Coming off her first pro victory in the All-Harley Drag Racing Association national series last month, Carrie "the Amazon" Tate brings "Brutus," her 175 mile-an-hour hot rod Harley back to Rockingham Dragway for this week's 21st running of the Screamin' Eagle Performance Parts Jim McClure Nitro Nationals.

October 10, 2012
Tom Caldwell/Old Guys Do Rule Racing finished #2 in Pro Gas AMRA, Bowling Green National Finals
Tom Caldwell/Old Guys Do Rule Racing had an up and down weekend at the AMRA Finals at Bowling Green, KY.

October 10, 2012
New Issue of SPEED Magazine Now Online
Read the latest digital edition of AHDRA SPEED Magazine 2012 Issue 3.

September 25, 2012
Tom Caldwell/Old Guys Do Rule Racing, LOCKED AND LOADED for Bowling Green
Tom Caldwell/Old Guys Do Rule Racing is locked and loaded for the AMRA National Finals at Bowling Green KY, this weekend. This event is always fun, exciting and packed with spectators.

September 21, 2012
WINNER PHOTOS from the 2012 AHDRA Liberty Nitro Nationals Presented by Vreeland's Harley-Davidson
WINNER PHOTOS from the 2012 AHDRA Liberty Nitro Nationals Presented by Vreeland's Harley-Davidson at Numidia Dragway in Catawissa PA September 8-9, 2012

September 20, 2012
Records Expected to Fall at Jim McClure Nitro Nationals Presented by Carolina Harley-Davidson Dealers Association, October 13th and 14th, at Rockingham Dragway
AHDRA competitors are headed to Rockingham Dragway in Rockingham, N.C., October 13th and 14th - and fans can expect fierce competition along with record-setting action on the quarter-mile strip.

September 10, 2012
Carrie Seifert Tate and Amazon Racing Celebrate Their First AHDRA Nitro Harley Win!
Carrie Seifert Tate a.k.a. "The AMAZON" goes to the Winner's Circle at the AHDRA Liberty Nitro Nationals in Catawissa, PA, September 9, 2012. Seifert Tate is currently Number 2 in National Points in the AHDRA Pro Drag Nitro Harley Class.

September 10, 2012
Team HeadBlade and Capone Racing - Numidia Win, RU and Show
Capone Racing, Team HeadBlade and Bammer Racing contine to gather Championship points at the Numidia Raceway for the Liberty Nitro Nationals Presented by Vreeland's Harley-Davidson.

September 13, 2012
FINAL RESULTS from the 2012 AHDRA Liberty Nitro Nationals Presented by Vreeland's Harley-Davidson
FINAL RESULTS from the 2012 AHDRA Liberty Nitro Nationals Presented by Vreeland's Harley-Davidson at Numidia Dragway in Catawissa PA September 8-9, 2012

September 13, 2012
WINNER PHOTOS from the 2012 AHDRA Northwest Nitro Nationals Presented by Oak Grove Choppers, Fast Bikes Inc., Mulligans & More
WINNER PHOTOS from the 2012 AHDRA Northwest Nitro Nationals Presented by Oak Grove Choppers, Fast Bikes Inc., Mulligans & More at Woodburn Dragstrip in Woodburn OR August 25-26, 2012

September 11, 2012
Tom Caldwell Racing/Old Guys Do Rule Racing - WIN AGAIN!
The 2012 season is winding down and Tom Caldwell is just hitting his stride. It was another win for Tom Caldwell Racing/Old Guys Do Rule Racing and qualifying #1 at 8.17 @ 161.83 mph and won with another 8.17, at the latest AHDRA race in a the beautiful valley at Numidia, PA's, Liberty Nitro Nationals Presented by Vreeland's Harley-Davidson.

September 11, 2012
Vreeland's Harley-Davidson Racing Gets Back On Track
After skipping two races on the AHDRA tour, the Numidia Dragway/Vreeland's Harley-Davidson Nitro Pro Dragster and V-Rod piloted by Rich Vreeland were back on track at the AHDRA Liberty Nitro Nationals.

September 10, 2012
Numidia Dream Chaser Racing Qualifies
Dream Chaser Racin', Janette Thornley continues to make the program and earn points in the AHDRA Championship Series in the Hawaya Racing/Vreeland's Harley-Davidson Pro Drag class.

September 7, 2012
Team HeadBlade and Capone Racing - Numidia Bound and looking for Points
Capone Racing, Team HeadBlade and Bammer Racing are leaving this evening for Numidia, PA to begin their final assault on Championship points at the Numidia Raceway for the Liberty Nitro Nationals Presented by Vreeland's Harley-Davidson. With only two more events after this weekend, these teams are focusing on the GOAL - Championships.

September 4, 2012
Punisher Racing and Dale Nilles Team Update
Punisher Racing and Dale Nilles is back to his old form on his new ProDrag bike with his win at the Northwest Nitro Nationals in Woodburn, Oregon. This was his 5th final in a row winning 2 of them.

September 3, 2012
Two Times Two Equals Two for Dream Chaser Racin'
Dream Chaser Racin', Janette Thornley had a great weekend at the AHDRA Woodburn Northwest Nitro Nationals Presented by Oak Grove Choppers, Fast Bikes Inc., Mulligans & More as she continues to run amazing times in the 2012 AHDRA Championship Series in the Hawaya Racing/Vreeland's Harley-Davidson Pro Drag class.

September 3, 2012
Tom Caldwell Racing/Old Guys Do Rule Racing Camp - Things Are Rocking
Dana Eckhardt and Caldwell have been busy working with new sponsor HogScrap Brands. We're planning upcoming appearances at area events. Our next appearance is Sept. 15th at Tellico Plains, TN.

August 30, 2012
FINAL RESULTS from the 2012 AHDRA Northwest Nitro Nationals Presented by Oak Grove Choppers, Fast Bikes Inc., Mulligans & More
FINAL RESULTS from the 2012 AHDRA Northwest Nitro Nationals Presented by Oak Grove Choppers, Fast Bikes Inc., Mulligans & More at Woodburn Dragstrip in Woodburn Oregon August 25-26, 2012

August 30, 2012
Team HeadBlade and Capone Racing - Win, RU and Fun Times Out West
Shaun Reno, AHDRA Pro Mod pilot for Team HeadBlade, and Frank Capone, of Capone Racing, riding multiple bikes including an AHDRA Pro Mod bike and a Rush Pro Gas bike earned some points and had some fun at the AHDRA Oak Grove Choppers, Fast Bikes, Inc., Mulligans & MORE Northwest Nitro Nationals in Woodburn, OR.

August 29, 2012
Verl "Smitty" Smith VSR4VETS Double WIN at Woodburn
Verl "Smitty" Smith of VSR4VETS' partnership with Scott Martin of Fast Bikes, Inc of Portland, OR, Craig and Vicki Lockwood of Black Widow Cams, John Weiler of Oak Grove Choppers for AHDRA Woodburn Northwest Nitro Nationals Presented by Oak Grove Choppers, Fast Bikes Inc., Mulligans & More proved to be good ones.

August 29, 2012
Team HeadBlade & Capone Racing Running American Made Energy One Clutches
Shaun Reno, AHDRA Pro Mod pilot for Team HeadBlade, and Frank Capone, riding multiple bikes for Capone Racing, are pleased to announce that both teams are now running Energy One Clutches and they are seeing results already.

August 22, 2012
AHDRA Action Returns to Numidia Raceway for the Liberty Nitro Nationals Presented by Vreeland's Harley-Davidson on September 8th and 9th
Fans will be treated to a spectacular show at this year's Screamin' Eagle Performance Parts Liberty Nitro Nationals presented by Vreeland's Harley-Davidson at Numidia Dragway. Numidia Dragway is Central PA's premiere facility; family run dragstrip known for it's big guaranteed payouts and high quality food.

August 20, 2012
Verl "Smitty" Smith VSR4VETS teams up with Fast Bikes, Inc.
Verl "Smitty" Smith of VSR4VETS is pleased to announce that he will be partnering with Scott Martin of Fast Bikes, Inc of Portland, OR for the AHDRA Woodburn Northwest Nitro Nationals Presented by Oak Grove Choppers, Fast Bikes Inc., Mulligans & More.

August 15, 2012
WINNER PHOTOS from the 2012 AHDRA Thunder in the Valley Nationals Presented by 95.9 The Hog and 93.9 FM94
WINNER PHOTOS from the 2012 AHDRA Thunder in the Valley Nationals Presented by 95.9 The Hog and 93.9 FM94 at Bristol Dragway in Bristol Tennessee August 3-4, 2012

August 13, 2012
Tom Caldwell Racing/Old Guys Do Rule Racing Inks Deal with HogScrap Brands for 2012
I am elated to confirm that TOM CALDWELL RACING/OLD GUYS DO RULE RACING has agreed to enter into a partnership with Jon Waliga/CEO of HogScrap Brands for the rest of 2012 and possibly beyond.

August 13, 2012
Carrie Seifert Tate a.k.a. "The AMAZON" Still Holding on to Number 2 in AHDRA Pro Drag Nitro Harley Class National Points
Carrie Seifert Tate a.k.a. "The AMAZON" is still holding on to Number 2 in national points with the AHDRA Pro Drag Nitro Harley Class after a less than perfect weekend at the Thunder In The Valley Nationals in Bristol, TN, August 3rd and 4th.

August 10, 2012
Dream Chaser Racin' Signs with LAT Racing Oil (Lubeatech Advanced Technologies)
Janette Thornley, owner and operator of a nitro burning, carbureted, 121 cid Pro Dragster and Dream Chaser Racin' is very pleased to announce her association with LAT Racing Oil.

August 9, 2012
Cox Advanced to Semi-Finals in Pro Fuel Class at Bristol
Mark Cox had a good showing on the Jack Romine Racing Pro Fuel dragster at the All Harley Drag Racing Association (AHDRA) Thunder in the Valley Nationals Presented by 95.9 The HOG and 93.9 FM94 this past weekend at Bristol Dragway, Bristol, Tennessee. Cox rode the Bojangles-sponsored Pro Fuel Harley with high hopes to come home a victor.

August 8, 2012
Dream Chaser Racin' Runs Her Fastest Ever, 175.80 mph, After an Eight Week Break
Dream Chaser Racin', Janette Thornley was excited to get back on her bike and continue chasing points at the AHDRA Thunder in the Valley Nitro Nationals held in Bristol Tennessee August 4 and 5. With the Tulsa Oklahoma race, scheduled for the end of June, being cancelled it's been nearly two months since the bike ripped down the track.

August 7, 2012
FINAL RESULTS from the 2012 AHDRA Thunder in the Valley Nationals Presented by 95.9 The Hog and 93.9 FM94
FINAL RESULTS from the 2012 AHDRA Thunder in the Valley Nationals Presented by 95.9 The Hog and 93.9 FM94 at Bristol Dragway in Bristol Tennessee August 3-4, 2012

August 7, 2012
Caldwell #1 Qualifier and Runner up in Bristol Finals
Tom Caldwell of Caldwell's Speed and Custom and Old Guys DO Rule Racing brought some pretty powerful passes to his home track at Bristol Dragway with the AHDRA in the AHDRA Pro Stock class. Caldwell qualified #1 with a 8.241 and was the fastest of the Pro Stock field with 159.93 mph in what proved to be a very very wet weekend, with the adjusted altitude being around 5,000 ft.

August 7, 2012
Capone Racing, Team HeadBlade, and Bammer Racing - Bristol Report
What a weekend at Bristol Dragway, Bristol, TN, for AHDRA's Thunder in the Valley Nationals Presented by 95.9 The Hog and 93.9 FM94. Not only was there THUNDER but there was lighting and copious amounts of RAIN RAIN RAIN, but as usual AHDRA and the fabulous crew at Bristol Dragway not only got in the event but the racers provided some of the best closest racing seen in a while.

August 6, 2012
AHDRA Announces 2013 AHDRA Championship Series
The All Harley Drag Racing Association is pleased to announce that the 2013 AHDRA Championship Series schedule will comprise six races, beginning March 9-10, 2013 in Gainesville, Florida, and concluding on October 12-13, 2013 in Rockingham, North Carolina.

August 6, 2012
Oak Grove Choppers, Fast Bikes, Inc, Mulligans & More to Host the AHDRA Northwest Nitro Nationals August 25th - 26th
AHDRA is approaching the final four mark of the Screamin' Eagle Performance Parts National Championship Series. Fueling the excitement for this year's event are new presenting sponsors, Oak Grove Choppers, Fast Bikes, Inc, and Mulligans & More. Fierce competition is expected at the upcoming AHDRA-Northwest Nitro Nationals presented by Oak Grove Choppers, Fast Bikes, Inc., and Mulligans & More.

August 5, 2012
Cox Moves to Pro Fuel Class for Bristol Will Ride Bojangles-Sponsored Romine Racing Harley
Mark Cox is ready to ride at the All Harley Drag Racing Association (AHDRA) Thunder in the Valley Nationals Presented by 95.9 The HOG and 93.9 FM94 on August 3-4 at Bristol Dragway, Bristol, Tennessee. Cox will campaign aboard a Romine Racing Pro Fuel Harley-Davidson.

August 4, 2012
Caldwell On the Road to Bristol THIS Friday and Saturday AHDRA Pro Stock
Tom Caldwell has again freshened up his Old Guys DO Rule Racing Team AHDRA Pro Stock bike and will be in transit to Bristol tomorrow for an unusual Friday and Saturday event at Bristol Dragway, Bristol, TN, August 3rd and 4th for the AHDRA Thunder in the Valley Presented by 95.9 THE HOG & 93.9 FM94. And lately, that means a good show at the track.

August 3, 2012
Capone Racing, Team HeadBlade, and Bammer Racing-Bristol Bound
Frank Capone maintains the points lead in the AHDRA Pro Mod Class. Teammate, Shaun Reno of Team Headblade has moved into 5th place after a snappy quick runner up to Capone at Norwalk. Bammer Racing's Screamin' Eagle Top Fueler with Drums Brancaccio riding the infamous DJ Johnson's Top Fueler will also be in Bristol, TN on August 3rd and 4th for the AHDRA-Thunder in the Valley Nationals Presented by 95.9 The Hog and 93.9 FM94.

July 20, 2012
Vreeland's Harley-Davidson To Race AHDRA Pro Fuel To Celebrate 50th
Vreeland's Harley-Davidson has announced they will make the jump to The AHDRA nitro Pro Fuel class for 2013. 2011 AHDRA Pro Rookie of the year Rich Vreeland will pilot the Hawaya racing Derringer CL Powered machine.

July 11, 2012
New Issue of SPEED Magazine Now Online
Read the latest digital edition of AHDRA SPEED Magazine 2012 Issue 2 mid-season edition.

July 10, 2012
Rush Racing Products to Sponsor Pro Dragster Class For Manufacturers Cup Race at Indy August 17-19, 2012
Hawaya Racing Products is proud to announce that we have reached an agreement with Rush Racing Products to sponsor the Pro Dragster class in the up coming Manufacturers Cup race to be held August 17-18-19, 2012 at the legendary Indianapolis, Indiana Lucas Oil Raceway. This race was not on the original schedule, but has been recently added due to the growing popularity of the Manufacturers Cup events.

July 9, 2012
The Fastest Two-Wheel Action on Earth Coming to Bristol Dragway, August 3rd and 4th for the AHDRA Thunder in the Valley Nationals Presented by 95.9 The Hog and 93.9 FM94
AHDRA is gearing up for one of the biggest events of the year at the upcoming Screamin' Eagle Performance Parts Thunder in the Valley Nationals. AHDRA is pleased to announce that this year's Presenting Sponsor is 95.9 THE HOG and 93.9 FM94. 95.9 The HOG and 93.9 FM94 or WRZK is a full service regional radio station covering Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.

July 3, 2012
Verl "Smitty" Smith VSR4VETS Announces new partners-Rush Racing Products and Deka Batteries
VSR4VETS is pleased to welcome Rush Racing Products & Deka batteries to our sponsor list. WELCOME to the team!!! Rush Racing Products has a wide variety of racing and street parts and products, good for your bike and good for your budget. The Deka Batteries are made in the USA, high voltage and good for cranking that somewhat cranky ride.

July 3, 2012
Dale Nilles with Punisher Racing gets first Pro Drag win in Bowling Green on June 24, 2012
In his first race back after his Rockingham crash, Dale Nilles, came away with his first win in the AMRA Pro Fuel class on his Hawaya Racing built 2011 Derringer. Dale qualified #1 with 7.433, 7.539 and 7.456 runs. Dale's 7.433 is his career best to date.

June 29, 2012
"Hotter Than Hell" - AMRA Summer Shootout at Bowling Green
After the exciting trip back from Norwalk, Tom Caldwell freshened up his Pro Stock/Pro Gas bike, made arrangements for an "uncrunched" vehicle to use to get to AMRA Bowling Green. (Thanks to Garvin Wiawiaole for use of the truck!)

June 25, 2012
Sweltering Heat Forces Cancellation of the AHDRA Mid-West Nationals at Tulsa Raceway Park on June 30th - July 1st, 2012
Due to a record setting heat wave over the mid-west, with temps this weekend in the 100's, AHDRA has made the tough decision to cancel the Mid-West Nitro Nationals scheduled for June 30th and July 1st.

June 18, 2012
Capone Racing Moves Ahead in AHDRA PRO MOD with a Win and Reno Hits Top Five with R/U
Frank Capone continues to maintain the points leads in the AHDRA Pro Mod Class. He advanced his points lead with a win at the AHDRA Ohio Bike Week Nationals presented by Northern Ohio Harley Dealers Association. Teammate Shaun Reno of Team Headblade was runner up with some amazing numbers.

June 16, 2012
Carrie Seifert Tate a.k.a. "The AMAZON" is currently Number 2 in national points with the AHDRA Pro Drag Nitro Harley Class
Carrie Seifert Tate a.k.a. "The AMAZON" is currently Number 2 in national points with the AHDRA Pro Drag Nitro Harley Class. She has had two back-to-back runner up finishes.

June 16, 2012
Israel and Waldron square off again in AHDRA Bison Racing Super Gas Finals
For the second time in as many races Dave "The big man" Israel and Dennis Waldron found themselves in the AHDRA Bison Racing Super Gas finals aboard their Vreeland's Harley-Davidson prepared machines.

June 15, 2012
Verl "Smitty" Smith VSR4VETS Makes NWDB Finals
After a rainout, the North West Drag Bike Association fought the weather but completed their 1st race of the 2012 race series at Woodburn Dragstrip!

June 13, 2012
FINAL RESULTS from the 2012 AHDRA Ohio Bike Week Nationals Presented by The Northern Ohio Harley-Davidson Dealers
FINAL RESULTS from the 2012 AHDRA Ohio Bike Week Nationals Presented by The Northern Ohio Harley-Davidson Dealers at Summit Racing Equipment Motorsports Park in Norwalk Ohio June 9-10, 2012

June 13, 2012
WINNER PHOTOS from the 2012 AHDRA Ohio Bike Week Nationals Presented by The Northern Ohio Harley-Davidson Dealers
WINNER PHOTOS from the 2012 AHDRA Ohio Bike Week Nationals Presented by The Northern Ohio Harley-Davidson Dealers at Summit Racing Equipment Motorsports Park in Norwalk Ohio June 9-10, 2012

June 12, 2012
AHDRA's Next Stop: Tulsa Raceway Park for the Mid-West Nitro Nationals Presented by Route 66 Harley-Davidson June 30th - July 1st
As AHDRA gears up for a second-time appearance at Tulsa Raceway Park for the AHDRA/Screamin' Eagle Performance Parts Mid-West Nitro Nationals Presented by Route 66 Harley-Davidson, we'll be singing - Oklahoma, where the Harleys come rumbling down the plain, and the nitromethane can sure smell sweet, when the east meets the west at Tulsa Raceway Park on June 30th and July 1st.

June 6, 2012
Carrie "The Amazon" Tate Sets a New Record at the AHDRA Spring Nitro Nationals on Mickey Thompson Tires
Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels congratulates Carrie "The Amazon" Tate on an incredible performance at the All Harley Drag Racing Association (AHDRA) Carolina Spring Nitro Nationals at Rockingham Dragway.

June 5, 2012
Richterberg Racing Team Update - Christopher Richterberg, Jr., Jr. Dragster Racecar Driver
Although Christopher just started racing in January of 2012, he is no stranger to the track! Christopher has been traveling the AMRA and AHDRA racing circuit since he was 1 1/2 years old, with his dad, Christopher Sr.

May 29, 2012
Attention All AHDRA Racers!
We have now extended the pre-registration deadlines on the remaining events of the 2012 Season.

May 24, 2012
"The Big Man", Dave Israel, Gets his First ever Super Gas win at the AHDRA Northeast Nitro Nationals in Atco, New Jersey
"The Big Man", Dave Israel, Gets his First ever Super Gas win at the AHDRA Northeast Nitro Nationals in Atco, New Jersey! Riding His Vreeland's Harley-Davidson prepared V-Rod; he is also the first member of Team Vreeland's to make it to victory lane this season!

May 22, 2012
Verl "Smitty" Smith VSR4VETS tries to Kick off at Woodburn NWDB RAIN OUT
Verl "Smitty" Smith and the VSR4VETS Biker's Choice Pro Street was thrilled with his test passes on Saturday at the Northwest Dragbike's season opener at Woodburn Dragway, outside of Portland.

May 22, 2012
WINNER PHOTOS from the 2012 AHDRA Northeast Nitro Nationals
WINNER PHOTOS from the 2012 AHDRA Northeast Nitro Nationals at Atco Raceway May 19-20, 2012

May 22, 2012
FINAL RESULTS from the 2012 AHDRA Northeast Nitro Nationals
FINAL RESULTS from the 2012 AHDRA Northeast Nitro Nationals at Atco Raceway May 19-20, 2012

May 22, 2012
Plenty of Speed on Tap at the AHDRA Ohio Bike Week Nationals Presented by The Northern Ohio Harley-Davidson Dealers June 9-10
AHDRA is pleased to announce that The Northern Ohio Harley-Davidson Dealers/Ohio Bike Week will be returning this year as the Presenting Sponsor for the AHDRA-Ohio Bike Week Nationals on June 9th - 10th, 2012.

May 21, 2012
Verl "Smitty" Smith VSR4VETS Kicks off at Woodburn NWDB
Verl "Smitty" Smith and the VSR4VETS - Biker's Choice Pro Street will be at the Northwest Dragbike's season opener at Woodburn Dragway, outside of Portland, OR this weekend.

May 14, 2012
WINNER PHOTOS from the 2012 AHDRA Carolina Spring Nitro Nationals
WINNER PHOTOS from the 2012 AHDRA Carolina Spring Nitro Nationals Presented by Carolina Harley-Davidson Dealers Association at Rockingham Dragway May 5-6, 2012

May 14, 2012
Tom Caldwell Back in AMRA and AHDRA Pro Stock - Old Guys Do Rock
Tennessee native and national champion Pro Stock racer Tom Caldwell has sat out several seasons, career changes got in the way of completing his newest Pro Stock race ride. But he's come out of semi-retirement with a vengeance.

May 12, 2012
Reno/Team HeadBlade at Rockingham
Shaun Reno's smooth racing style with Team HeadBlade was somewhat quieted at Rockingham Dragway at the AHDRA's Nitro Nationals presented by the Carolina Dealers Association.

May 11, 2012
Bammer Racing Qualifies after Scary ride TO the track
Larry "Drums" Brancaccio and Bammer Racing had one of their more exciting races with the AHDRA and most of the excitement was in transit TO the track. Even if you're a serious nitro fan, sometimes we don't realize how much is involved with just getting to the track.

May 11, 2012
Carrie Seifert Tate a.k.a. "The AMAZON" set a new record for a female pilot in Rockingham
Carrie Seifert Tate a.k.a. "The AMAZON" set a new record for a female pilot on a Nitro Harley running a 7.29 @ 168.45 mph in the quarter mile this past weekend in Rockingham, NC. The AMAZON starts the AHDRA season opener as the #2 qualifier after running a 7.460 @ 174.03mph at Gainesville, FL, on her 121 cubic inch Hawaya Racing Pro Drag Nitro Harley-Davidson.

May 10, 2012
Mark Cox Repeats Victory at Rockingham Dragway; Number One Qualifier, Won Race for Perfect Weekend
Mark Cox returned to "The Rock" to collect top honors in the Hawaya Racing/Vreeland Harley Davidson Pro Drag class at the All Harley Drag Racing Association (AHDRA) Screamin' Eagle Performance Parts Carolina Spring Nitro Nationals Presented by The Carolina Harley-Dealers Association on May 5-6 at Rockingham Dragway, Rockingham, North Carolina.

May 9, 2012
AHDRA Fires Up the Action in May at Atco Raceway for the AHDRA Screamin' Eagle Performance Parts Northeast Nitro Nationals May 19th and 20th
AHDRA is headed for Atco Raceway, May 19th and 20th, for the fastest Nitro-Harley action on earth at the AHDRA/Screamin' Eagle Performance Parts Northeast Nitro Nationals. Fans will see tire-smoking, fire-breathing, 233 mph Screamin' Eagle Nitro Harleys conquer the quarter mile strip in six seconds along with modified gas bikes, pro stock, street bikes, and more.

May 8, 2012
FINAL RESULTS from the 2012 AHDRA Carolina Spring Nitro Nationals
FINAL RESULTS from the 2012 AHDRA Carolina Spring Nitro Nationals Presented by Carolina Harley-Davidson Dealers Association at Rockingham Dragway May 5-6, 2012

April 30, 2012
Motorcycle Mechanics Institute Named "Official Technical Institute of AHDRA" for 2012
AHDRA is pleased to announce that Motorcycle Mechanics Institute (MMI) will continue as the "Official Technical Institute of AHDRA" for the 2012 AHDRA/Screamin' Eagle Performance Parts Championship Series. MMI is a division of Universal Technical Institute, Inc. (NYSE: UTI), a leading provider of technical education training for students seeking careers as professional automotive, diesel, collision repair, motorcycle and marine technicians. read more

April 30, 2012
WINNER PHOTOS from the 2012 AHDRA Florida Nitro Nationals
WINNER PHOTOS from the 2012 AHDRA Florida Nitro Nationals Presented by Gainesville Harley-Davidson at Auto Plus Raceway at Gainesville April 21-22, 2012.

April 24, 2012
FINAL RESULTS from the 2012 AHDRA Florida Nitro Nationals
FINAL RESULTS from the 2012 AHDRA Florida Nitro Nationals Presented by Gainesville Harley-Davidson at Auto Plus Raceway at Gainesville April 21-22, 2012.

April 20, 2012
Team Half Fast Welcomes Back Design Engineering, Inc. and Welcomes Mickey Thompson Tires for 2012 Race Season
Team Half Fast Drag Bike Racing of Ypsilanti, Michigan is proud to welcome back Design Engineering, Inc. of Avon Lake, Ohio and to welcome Mickey Thompson Tires to the Half Fast Family!

April 11, 2012
Anticipation Builds for the Upcoming AHDRA Screamin' Eagle Performance Parts Carolina Spring Nitro Nationals Presented by Carolina Harley-Davidson Dealers Association, May 5th and 6th at Rockingham Dragway
It's a sure sign of Spring, as eager racers and fans prepare for the AHDRA - Carolina Spring Nitro Nationals at Rockingham Dragway. AHDRA is mere weeks away from a jam-packed weekend of record-setting racing for thousands of fans expected at Rockingham Dragway. They're staking their claim for the ground-pounding excitement that always follows when AHDRA rolls into Rockingham, NC, with nitro-powered speed and Harley-filled thrills.

April 6, 2012
Hawaya Racing Products (HRP) Announces Autolite as Official Spark Plug of the Hawaya Racing Nitro Bike School
Hawaya Racing is proud to announce Autolite as the Official Spark Plug of the Hawaya Racing Nitro Bike School. We have used Autolite spark plugs for years, with record setting success. It is very exciting to have a company like Autolite join us as a sponsor of the only Nitro Bike School in the world.

March 23, 2012
Vicci "Official Apparel Supplier of AHDRA" in 2012 Offers Deals for AHDRA Race Teams
Vicci is excited to be a partner to the AHDRA this year as the "Official Apparel Supplier". Vicci is offering all of the teams great pricing on their team uniforms (see details in press release) as part of this program. Vicci is one of the United States premier clothing suppliers to race teams. read more

March 22, 2012
SPEED Magazine Champions Edition Now Online
Read our latest digital edition of AHDRA SPEED Magazine. 2011 AHDRA Champions Issue.read more

March 19, 2012
Gainesville Harley-Davidson to Present AHDRA Season Opener April 21st and 22nd at Auto Plus Raceway in Gainesville Florida; Largest Field of Competitors in AHDRA History Expected to Participate!
AHDRA announced today the signing of Gainesville Harley-Davidson as the Presenting Sponsor of the AHDRA-Florida Nitro Nationals, which is expected to be the largest season opener ever for AHDRA. Gainesville Harley-Davidson, General Manager, Kevin Lytle says he and his staff are extremely excited about the event. read more

March 17, 2012
Team Half Fast Welcomes Lucas Oil, Accel, Goodson Tools, and PBI Sprockets for 2012, and Welcomes Back Sponsors from 2011
Team Half Fast Drag Bike Racing of Ypsilanti, Michigan is proud to welcome Lucas Oil Corporation, Accel Motorcycle, Goodson Tools and Supplies, and PBI Sprockets to the Half Fast Family! read more

March 16, 2012
Bison Racing Named 2012 Super Gas Class Sponsor
AHDRA announced today the signing of Bison Racing as the 2012 Sponsor of the Super Gas Class. "We are extremely pleased to have Bison Racing on board with us for 2012," AHDRA's Craig Tharpe commented. read more

March 14, 2012
AHDRA Names Vicci as Official Apparel Supplier
AHDRA is proud to announce the signing of Vicci Fashion Group as their Official Apparel Supplier for the 2012 race season. Vicci will work closely with AHDRA to supply crew and retail apparel to the series as well as to the participating teams and sponsors. read more

March 13, 2012
AHDRA Names Gainesville, Florida as Location for the 2011 Championship Awards Celebration April 19, 2012
The All Harley Drag Racing Association (AHDRA) has announced that the 2011 "Night of Champions" Awards Banquet will be held on Thursday, April 19, 2012, beginning at 5:00pm, at the Paramount Plaza Hotel & Suites in the Bivens Ballroom. Racers, crews and their families join together to celebrate their hard work and accomplishments, and to be a part of the excitement as AHDRA honors our 2011 National Champions. read more

March 8, 2012
Reno/HeadBlade joins Capone Racing and Brancaccio Top Fuel
There has always been a passion among racers and then you move it up a notch with an amazing heritage and attachment to Harley-Davidson Motor Company. When you combine the passion with heritage, it's something some people just don't get. But it has generated the slogan, "IF I have to explain, you wouldn't understand". read more

February 27, 2012
Find out how YOU can race ET for FREE in 2012! PLUS Pre-Registration and Advance Ticket Purchases WILL save you $$ in 2012!
Planning to race or attend an upcoming AHDRA event? "We would like to give anyone wishing to race in the AHDRA/Screamin' Eagle Performance Parts Series, an opportunity in 2012, to be able to race. Therefore, if you have never raced in an AHDRA race (for one race ONLY), we would like to invite you to race in our SYN 3 ET Class," stated Craig Tharpe. "We will waive the membership fee and bike entry free for that one race only." ET riders must have the following, to be eligible to race: read more

February 25, 2012
Amazon Drag Racing Team Goes Nitro!
Amazon Racing's Carrie Seifert Tate, a.k.a. The AMAZON, is going to be competing in the All Harley Drag Racing Association (AHDRA) Pro Drag Class in 2012. She'll be piloting her brand new 2012 Hawaya Racing Pro Dragster Nitro Harley-Davidson this season. read more

February 20, 2012
AHDRA Contingency Sponsor Program Coming Together for 2012!
After a busy winter of meeting with two-wheeled manufacturers across the U.S., AHDRA is proud to announce the following 2012 contingency sponsors, on board and ready to reward racers for using their products. read more

February 17, 2012
Numidia Dragway/Vreeland's Harley-Davidson Run for 2012 the AHDRA Pro Drag Championship
Vreeland's Harley-Davidson is proud to announce that Numidia Dragway (Home of the Guaranteed Payout) has returned as the primary sponsor of The Numidia Dragway/Vreeland's Harley-Davidson Nitro Pro Dragster piloted by Rich Vreeland. read more

February 9, 2012
Capone Racing 2012 AHDRA Contingency Sponsor
Capone Racing to Start 2012 Season with New List of Goals. Frank Capone has completed all the goals he had set in his 2nd season with the AHDRA (All Harley Drag Racing Assoc.). After winning Pro Rookie of the Year in 2010, Capone and team, Mark Godin, Richard Murray, Lorne Buchanan and Katy Miller (with their ever present coffee pot) at 2011's season end, smashed a series of records and feel they are up for a new set of goals for 2012. read more

February 3, 2012
PAC Racing Spring 2012 AHDRA Contingency Sponsor
PAC Racing Spring will pay $50.00 to the winners in the following classes at each 2012 AHDRA Official Event: Pro Drag, Pro Mod and Super Gas. read more

February 2, 2012
AHDRA Welcomes U.S. Military and Reserve Personnel
AHDRA has announced an open invitation to all active U.S. Military and Reserve Personnel to attend any 2012 AHDRA event, free of charge with valid military identification. read more

January 27, 2012
Hawaya Racing Products (HRP) Announces Venom-Group International Sponsorship
Johnny Vickers, the president of Hawaya Racing Products (HRP) announced today that they have attained sponsorship of Venom-Group International (VGI) for 2012. read more

January 24, 2012
Harley-Davidson Renews AHDRA Title Sponsorship for 2012 - Screamin' Eagle Performance Parts Championship Series
Harley-Davidson Motor Company is pleased to announce the renewal of its title sponsorship of the All Harley Drag Racing Association's Screamin' Eagle Performance Parts Championship Series for the 2012 racing season. read more

January 23, 2012
2012 Hawaya Racing Pro Drag School
Hawaya Racing is announcing their schedule for the 2012 Pro Drag School. Two Derringer powered Pro Drag bikes provided by Hawaya Racing will be tuned and made ready for each phase of the school and what is sure to be the most accelerating ride of your life! All you need is your personal riding gear. read more

January 20, 2012
2012 AHDRA Rulebook
Rules and Regulations have now been updated for the 2012 AHDRA Screamin' Eagle Championship Series read more

January 19, 2012
Hawaya Racing/Vreeland's Harley-Davidson Pro Drag Class Sponsor For 2012
AHDRA Headquarters is pleased and proud to announce that Hawaya Racing/Vreeland's Harley-Davidson will sponsor the Pro Drag Class for 2012. We appreciate our long time relationship with Hawaya Racing and Vreeland's Harley-Davidson and look forward to working with both organizations in the future. read more

January 16, 2012
Rush Racing Products Named "Official Exhaust of AHDRA" in 2012
AHDRA Headquarters is pleased to announce that Rush Racing Products has just announced that they will continue their support of the 2012 AHDRA Screamin' Eagle Championship Series. It's great to have Rush back on board for 2012 as the "Official Exhaust of AHDRA" plus sponsoring three classes - Pro Fuel, Pro Gas and Super Eliminator. read more

January 15, 2012
Hawaya Racing Now Lenco Dealer
Hawaya Racing, Inc. is proud to announce they are now a dealer for Lenco Transmission. read more

January 11, 2012
SPEED Magazine Latest Edition Now Online
Read our latest digital edition of AHDRA SPEED Magazine. Year end coverage of the 2011 AHDRA Season. read more

January 9, 2012
2012 AHDRA Screamin' Eagle Championship Series News
Happy New Year to all! The 2012 AHDRA Screamin' Eagle Championship Series Schedule has been released. We have firmed up most everything that impacts our 2012 racing season. We have done some reorganizing which was necessary to adjust our position properly in the present and predicted economic environment. ... read more

November 6, 2011
Register to Attend the AHDRA Championship Banquet
Register to attend the AHDRA Championship Banquet honoring our 2011 National Champions on Thursday, April 19, 2012 in Gainesville Florida ... read more

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