CLERMONT, Ind. (July 20, 2020)– Earlier this week, TJ Zizzo called his shot. The second-generation drag racer said he felt this weekend at Lucas Oil Raceway here was the best opportunity the Rust-Oleum Rocket crew has ever had of making the NHRA Mello Yello Series Top Fuel finals.
Monday, 20 July 2020 08:12 Published in Driver and Team Releases
SHANNONVILLE, ON (March 17, 2020)- First, our hearts and thoughts go out to the people who have been affected by this unprecedented event and we appreciate the healthcare workers, local communities, and governments around the world who are on the front line working to contain this coronavirus.
Tuesday, 17 March 2020 10:14 Published in Press Releases
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (Feb. 4, 2020) - The International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) and Hagerty - the world's largest membership, insurance and media organization for enthusiast vehicle owners – today announced a multi-year partnership making Hagerty the official and exclusive car insurance provider for IHRA and the presenting sponsor for the 2020-2021 IHRA Sportsman Spectacular Series.
“We appreciate the opportunity to partner with Hagerty, a company built by people who love cars, in the automotive insurance space,” said Dana Landry, senior director of corporate partnerships, IRG Sports + Entertainment. “Hagerty offers affordable coverages that allow IHRA members to protect their dragsters in the trailer and in transit, while in the paddock, at a repair facility or being stored.”
“We’re huge IHRA fans, so this is a natural partnership,” said Chandler McCallum, senior manager of motorsport marketing for Hagerty. “ We look forward to connecting with IHRA members at events this year.”
For more information about Hagerty or to obtain a quote, visit Hagerty.com or call 877-922-9701.
For more information about the IHRA visit IHRA.com or (561) 337-3446.
Hagerty is an automotive lifestyle company dedicated to the love of driving. Hagerty is home to Hagerty Drivers Club, DriveShare, Hagerty Valuation Tools, Hagerty magazine and Motorsportreg, and is the world’s largest provider of specialty insurance for the enthusiast vehicles. The company also supports keeping car culture alive for future generations through numerous youth programs and by supporting the Historic Vehicle Association (HVA) and the RPM Foundation.
Headquartered in West Palm Beach, Florida, the International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) is one of the world’s largest motorsports sanctioning bodies. The IHRA promotes sportsman drag racing for drivers of all levels. The IHRA sanctions nearly 100 motorsport facilities in the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and Bahamas and welcomes 80,000 racers annually to their IHRA-sanctioned facilities.
For more information, visit IHRA.com, or connect on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.
Tuesday, 04 February 2020 17:07 Published in Press Releases
MOORESVILLE, N.C. (Jan. 16, 2020) – The first race of NHRA's 2020 Mello Yello Drag Racing Series is just a few short weeks away, and Greg Anderson, driver of the red Summit Racing Chevrolet Camaro, is eager to get this show on the road.
Friday, 17 January 2020 09:42 Published in Driver and Team Releases
TULSA, OK (Nov. 26, 2019) -- Based on the strength of four number-one starts and two wins in the Summit Racing Equipment Mid-West Pro Mod Series (MWPMS), Aaron Wells secured his first national Pro Mod championship early this October.
Tuesday, 26 November 2019 10:26 Published in Results & Points
NIAGARA FALLS, ONTARIO (October 29, 2019) The wrap up for the 2019 Joe’s Transmission TNT Super Series came down to the final weekend - Championship weekend presented by Sam LoVetro Automotive - where every round mattered. When the dust settled, it was Peter Maduri Jr with his dad Pete Maduri Sr as co-driver, winning the 13th TNTSS title.
Friday, 01 November 2019 10:34 Published in Results & Points
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (October 15, 2019)— The International Hot Rod Association and Summit Racing Equipment will continue the longest series partnership in drag racing with the IHRA Summit Super Series and IHRA Summit Team Finals programs in 2020.
Tuesday, 15 October 2019 14:32 Published in Press Releases
LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill.—Ask most drag racers and drag racing fans their opinion on the biggest annual event in the sport and the vast majority of them will say 'Indy' before the question is done being asked.
Friday, 30 August 2019 13:40 Published in Driver and Team Releases
This weekend on Cayuga Dragway at Toronto Motorsports Park, the annual, massive Nitro Nationals takes to the track! One of Canada's biggest racing weekends of the year, the Nitro Nationals will have a huge variety and field of racing machines. The action starts Friday, June 28 and runs through Sunday, June 30.
Thursday, 27 June 2019 15:13 Published in Breaking News