Category: PDRA

Butler Performance Teams with Lowmad in 2016

Butler Performance has long since been one of the top sources for high horsepower Pontiac and now LS combinations. Kings of the street, as proven by Street Outlaw Star “Big Chief”, the Butler Performance team is looking to expand into the Pro Modified parts world in 2016. To tap this market they have joined forces with the Huddleston Performance Pro Extreme entry known as the…

AJPE Joins Lowmad Team with 5.300 Hemi

AJPE Joins Huddleston Performance Lowmad, 5.300 Hemi To Boost Historic Wagon The Lowmad Team spent the 2015 racing season learning the ropes of their new Pro Extreme entry. As the season came to an end, it was time for the Huddleston Family to make the next step in the infamous wagon’s career. Many hours of research led them to the team at Alan Johnson Performance…

Vine Ten’s New Promod Nissan

VINNY TEN RACING has officially unveiled the stunning new Nissan that well-respected and record-setting driver, Vinny Ten, will use to make his return to drag racing competition in 2016. For over a quarter of a century, Ten has worked with turbocharged, multi-valve import engines and developed a reputation as one of the best when it comes to high-performance import cars. Not just a builder and…

Huddleston Races to First Ever Final in Promod Lowmad

Going to the finals is always an exciting time, but going to your first final is a memorable weekend for the rest of your career. This past weekend the Huddleston Family and the Lowmad did just that by marching through a tough field of Pro Mods at Atmore Dragway to earn their first final round appearance! The night started off with a bang as the…

PDRA ready to roll at ‘The Rock’ with new schedule, new class

PITTSBORO, N.C. April 3, 2015: The Professional Drag Racers Association (PDRA) will hold one of its rare three-day events Apr. 10-12, as it presents the 2nd annual PDRA Spring Nationals at North Carolina’s historic Rockingham Dragway. Headlined by the NAS Racing Pro Extreme and Switzer Dynamics Pro Nitrous classes, the second of 10 scheduled events in the PDRA’s 2015 season will also feature Precision Turbo…

Meet the first ever Miss PDRA; Yep, She’s from Alabama

Small town country girl turned model and soon-to-be TV star, Jessica Clemons, has been named the first-ever Miss PDRA. Born and raised in Alabama, Jessica loves the country life and all that goes with it. She was raised on the sports of hunting and stock car racing, and has combined those with her beauty and poise to develop an impressive modeling career with organizations such…

Wesley Jones Puts Joey Martin in PX for Dallas

Wesley Jones jumped back into the Pro Mod scene in 2014 after taking a three year hiatus from the driver’s seat. His return showed great progress in his Pro Extreme program with a ninth place finish in national points standings. He’s positioned for an even greater showing in 2015, but will get a late start at the PDRA Pro Extreme Championship chase due to a…

Stevie Fast Returns to Pro Nitrous Full Time in 2015

PITTSBORO, N.C. February 27, 2015: The 2013 Pro Nitrous World Champion, Steve Jackson, is returning to competition in 2015 and is hungry to defend his 2013 title. After a wild ride to the 2013 Championship and a trip to race with the Arabian Drag Racing League during the offseason, Jackson was handed a rude awakening, when he, along with several other high-profile teams, were suddenly…

Breaking News: Outlaw 10.5 to contest at two 2015 PDRA Events

The Professional Drag Racers Association (PDRA) is excited to announce that Pro Outlaw 10.5 will be contested at both the North-South Shootout at Maryland International Raceway, July 16-18, and at the PDRA Finals at Virginia Motorsports Park, October 22-24. These two events will also act as official points events for the Mickey Thompson Tires Outlaw 10.5 National Championship Series. The PDRA Finals at VMP will…