Woodburn Dragstrip
7730 Hwy. 219
Woodburn, Oregon

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Severance, Whiteley Claim Alcohol Titles for the Les Schwab Challenge/Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series

Joey Severance and Annie Whiteley put together wire-to-wire wins on Sunday, winning the Top Alcohol Dragster and Top Alcohol Funny Car class from the number one qualifier position.  Throughout eliminations, racers were challenged with a weekend of stressful racing.  Living up to the Land of the Leaders name, Division 6′s best came together to show [...]

Qualifying Set, Shootouts Won on Day Two of Les Schwab Challenge

Qualifying was finalized in the Top Alcohol Dragster and Funny Car class, and Shootout winners were decided in Super Comp, Super Gas, and Super Street on Day Two of the Les Schwab Challenge, part of the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series!  Final qualifying orders are listed below, along with winner/runner-ups in Super Comp, Super [...]

Flatum/A. Short, D. Short/Paine win annual Golf Cart Nationals Event

The team of Lloyd Flatum/Aden Short (Eliminator) and Daniel Short/Don Paine (Run Tuff) were victorious Friday night with wins in one of the most fun events of the year: the Golf Cart Nationals.  Teams of two compete for glory in all of their tow-vehicle madness, with fun times and great runs had by all.
Drivers Lloyd [...]

Les Schwab Managers Take it to the Track, Doug Ramey Emerges Victorious

Local Les Schwab Tire Managers took to battle on this Thursday night of the Les Schwab Challenge NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series.  Taking down opponent after opponent was Doug Ramey and Travis Vanderhoof.   Off the starting line timers, the reaction time advantage went to Vanderhoof.  Barreling down the eighth mile timers, the winlight came [...]

One Word to Summarize Sunday’s Drag Races: WOW!

Sometimes the word amazing seems to barely cover the description of racing activities that go on at Woodburn Dragstrip.  Dynamic. Exhilarating. Racing ranging from head-to-head .00* reaction times, to races decided by .0001, racers laid their hearts on the line…and it showed!  Class wins went in favor of Mike McManus (Super Pro), Rick Sales Sr [...]

NHRDA Pacific Coast Diesel Nationals Done & Done

The NHRDA Pacific Coast Diesel Nationals presented by ISSPRO was completed earlier, with wins being awarded to Jarid Vollmer, (Pro Stock, Pro Street), Rob Coddens (Super Street), Larry Strawn (10.90), Matt Rumgay (Super Diesel), John Floyd Jr (Sportsman), and Jim Fields (Pickup).  Exciting diesel racing action was ran all throughout the day, with the final [...]

Sweo, Sorensen, Herinckx and Meithof Gain Wins & Prizes

A hot July day came to a conclusion with victories claimed in the first Fall ET Series race, and also in Jr Dragster.  Through the heat waves we saw victories for Ken Sweo (Electronics), Joe Sorensen (Transbrake), Tracy Herinckx (Foot Brake), and Jake Meithof (Jr Dragster).  In addition to the treasures, each winner also received [...]

Nicholas, Kelly, Walberg Claim Wins on July 4th Day

A warm day left racing to the dedicated on a gorgeous Fourth of July event, sponsored by Northwest Wholesale and Quality Concrete.  Through the three classes held, Fred Nicholas (Electronics), Steve Kelly (Non-Electronics), and Trevin Walberg (Jr Dragster) emerged victorious.
The final round in the Electronics gambler was a feature between the number one and number [...]

A Weekend of Memories that None will Forget

The 39th running of the NAPA Auto Parts Oldies But Goodies had something for everyone.  With dynamic racing that featured everything from side-by-side 200mph passes, to bracket eliminators separated by thousandths of a second, the atmosphere was certainly electrifying.  After the dust had settled, winners were claimed in the names of Drew Austin (A/Fuel), Mitch [...]

Qualifying Set, Gamblers Completed on Saturday of Oldies But Goodies

With Qualifying locked in for A/Fuel Dragsters, AA/Supercharged, and Pro Nostalgia, and the gambler run to completion, everything is in place for a dynamic Sunday closer of the 39th Annual NAPA Auto Parts Oldies But Goodies!  With exciting feature cars making pass after pass down the all-concrete quarter mile, everybody was on their feet throughout [...]