Tally for ATL Drag season so far: Fletcher and Brewer, 3 wins, Smith 2nd Super Pro win

By: Tim Glover:  Commerce, GA – July 20: Although most were betting the scheduled Atlanta Dragway Summit ET event would be cancelled again because of rain, thanks to the huge effort put out by the Atlanta Dragway crew the track surface was race ready just before 6:00pm.  The weather cooperated for the rest of the evening and racers completed their... Read More

AMS to celebrate Christmas in July @ Wk 7 of Thursday Thunder

Atlanta Motor Speedway will have a feel of the holiday season this week as the speedway celebrates Christmas in July as part of Thursday Thunder, the grassroots short track racing series. Featuring an appearance by Santa Claus, Christmas in July will include holiday decorations throughout the grandstand concourse and gift giveaways, which will be certain to get fans into the... Read More

Results from Week 3 of Atlanta Motor Speedway’s Thursday Thunder

Fan favorites in addition to a first-time winner made their way to victory lane on Thursday during week three of Thursday Thunder at Atlanta Motor Speedway as fans were treated to exciting Legends and Bandolero racing on the quarter-mile “Thunder Ring.” Alton Clark led the Outlaws feature to the green flag. Joshua Hicks and Jensen Jorgensen quickly claimed the top... Read More

Haddon wins NHRA Unleashed Wally along with Morris, who also enjoyed Sportsman win

Story & photos by Tim Glover: For the first time since April 20, racers enjoyed the opportunity to race again at Atlanta Dragway.  In addition to the regularly scheduled Summit ET Series event, Junior Dragsters ran a second race. Also, the NHRA Unleashed Wally trophies were awarded to the winners of the Bracket One and Bracket Two classes which were... Read More

NHRA Southern Nationals

If it has horsepower, we’ll be there! Take a look at MSA Staff photos of the Atlanta event! Antron Brown raced to the Top Fuel victory Saturday at the weather-delayed Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway. Johnny Gray (Funny Car) and Mike Edwards (Pro Stock) also were winners at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event,... Read More

NHRA teams return to Atlanta Dragway to complete Southern Nationals

NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series teams will return to Atlanta Dragway this weekend for the completion of the rain-delayed Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Southern Nationals. The seventh round of the 2013 season was put on hold one week ago after heavy rains forced NHRA officials to postpone the race until this weekend, May 10-11. The two-day race weekend will... Read More