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GARY HUNT’S US 131 RACER OF THE WEEK HAGAR PROVES ONCE MORE

MARTIN, Mich. – At the 18th annual US 131 Northern Nationals, Donnie Hagar proved once again that he is the consummate drag racer. He can beat you with his car or he can beat you with someone else’s. He can win at the quarter mile distance or the eighth mile; with a car or with [...]

By |2019-09-03T08:38:41-04:00August 15th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on GARY HUNT’S US 131 RACER OF THE WEEK HAGAR PROVES ONCE MORE

LAGANA ONCE AGAIN RUNS 330+ MPH AT US 131

LAGANA ONCE AGAIN RUNS 330+ MPH AT US 131 Young, Kraus, Lawson, Hagar Also Score Big in 18th Annual Northern Nationals MARTIN, Mich. – Three days shy of his 34th birthday, Lagana collaborated with older brother Bobby Jr. track record holder Dom Lagana drove the underdog “Nitro Ninja” dragster to set the event speed Saturday [...]

By |2019-08-12T14:46:13-04:00August 12th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on LAGANA ONCE AGAIN RUNS 330+ MPH AT US 131

DIXON, MILLICAN HEADLINE NORTHERN NATIONALS FIELD

DIXON, MILLICAN HEADLINE NORTHERN NATIONALS FIELD Plus Triple Engine Jet Truck, Jet Dragsters, Nostalgia Funny Cars and Dragsters August 1, 2019 MARTIN, Mich. – Larry Dixon is one of the most successful drag racers on the planet, a second-generation Top Fuel driver and three-time NHRA World Champion who’s driven for some of the most prominent [...]

By |2019-08-01T16:49:07-04:00August 1st, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on DIXON, MILLICAN HEADLINE NORTHERN NATIONALS FIELD

PETERSON CLAIMS NITRO FUNNY BIKE TITLE AT US 131

PETERSON CLAIMS NITRO FUNNY BIKE TITLE AT US 131 Riders from 11 Different States Hoist Trophies in All-Harley Michigan Nationals   MARTIN, Mich. – Iowa’s Jordan Peterson won the featured Nitro Funny Bike title and riders representing 10 other states shared in the bounty at the AMRA Michigan Nationals All-Harley drag races at US 131 [...]

By |2019-07-30T16:02:26-04:00July 30th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on PETERSON CLAIMS NITRO FUNNY BIKE TITLE AT US 131

CLASSICS IN SPOTLIGHT AT ORIGINAL SUPER CHEVY SHOW

Lane Automotive Bracket Series, Swap Meet, Car and Truck Show Featured~ An assembly of some of the world’s most awesome Chevy show cars shares center stage with a Chevrolet-focused performance marketplace, a swap meet and a round of the Lane Automotive Bracket Series Sunday when Super Chevy Magazine presents the Original Super Chevy Show Series [...]

By |2019-06-20T16:55:53-04:00June 20th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on CLASSICS IN SPOTLIGHT AT ORIGINAL SUPER CHEVY SHOW

JETS CARS, NOSTALGIA NITRO CARS AT ‘NIGHT OF THUNDER’

‘Eastern Raider’ Dragster, ‘First Strike’ Funny Car Among Headliners~ The sun may shine brightly, we all need it, but Saturday’s (June 22) forecast for US 131 Motorsports Park calls for thunder and lightning from nitro and jets! The track’s annual Night of Thunder features nostalgic nitro-burning Funny Cars, nostalgic Alcohol Funny Cars, the Chicagoland Super [...]

By |2019-06-17T13:28:29-04:00June 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on JETS CARS, NOSTALGIA NITRO CARS AT ‘NIGHT OF THUNDER’

DETRICK WINS QUICK 8 TITLE AT IMPORTS VS. DOMESTICS

Strange, Rush, Zynda Among Other Winners in Weather Shortened Race at US 131 Imports and Domestics split the Quick 8 and Quick 32 titles with Domestic taking the Quick 8 title and Imports taking the Quick 32 title. Garden City’s Jimmy Detrick powered his way to the Quick 8 title, Westland’s David Strange prevailed in [...]

By |2019-06-09T15:35:41-04:00June 9th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on DETRICK WINS QUICK 8 TITLE AT IMPORTS VS. DOMESTICS

6th ANNUAL IMPORTS VS DOMESTICS THIS WEEKEND

A strong Puerto Rican contingent is expected to add some serious spice to this week’s sixth annual Imports vs. Domestics Showdown at US 131 Motorsports Park featuring both Quick 8 and Quick 32 events, a car-and-truck show with stereo competition and live music, the vehicles of the Great Lakes Pro Tree Association and much more. [...]

By |2019-06-03T21:46:33-04:00June 3rd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 6th ANNUAL IMPORTS VS DOMESTICS THIS WEEKEND

MUSCLE CAR SPRING NATIONALS KICKS OFF SUMMER SEASON

Road Runners, Barracudas, Mach 1 Mustangs, Corvettes and Camaros at US 131 US 131’s summer of acceleration gets off to a very F.A.S.T. start this week (May 31-June 1) when Michigan native Dave Dudek and his 1969 Plymouth Road Runner take on all comers in the annual Muscle Car Spring Nationals featuring America’s original factory [...]

By |2019-05-29T12:39:47-04:00May 29th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on MUSCLE CAR SPRING NATIONALS KICKS OFF SUMMER SEASON

HUNTINGTON IS ‘ROAD MASTER’ IN US 131 OPENER

GARY HUNT’S US 131 RACER OF THE WEEK  HUNTINGTON IS ‘ROAD MASTER’ IN US 131 OPENER MARTIN, Mich. – When one thinks about race cars, the Buick Roadmaster probably isn’t the first vehicle that comes to mind. Nevertheless, Jake Huntington is doing his part to change all that. The Waltz resident drove his hulking Roadmaster, [...]

By |2019-05-15T16:36:29-04:00May 15th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on HUNTINGTON IS ‘ROAD MASTER’ IN US 131 OPENER
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