Woodburn Dragstrip
7730 Hwy. 219
Woodburn, Oregon

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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 [...]

McManus, Wirostek, Jackson, Walberg, Hough, Gray, Arndt Secure Wins

In an exciting day of Sunoco Race Fuels ET, World of Speed Jr, and Volkswagen Showdown Series events, important point’s races became all the more closer with just three events remaining in all classes except Volkswagen with two. In today’s activities, wins went in favor of Mike McManus (Super Pro), Ron Wirostek (Pro), Derrick Jackson [...]

GM Showdown, Summit Jr Challenges, World of Speed Jr event Claims Winners & Wallys

The 17th annual GM Showdown was run to great crowds and spectacularly close racing action throughout the day.  In addition to the event, the World of Speed Jr Racing Series held a regularly scheduled point’s event as well as the Summit NHRA Jr Dragster Challenge, which presents a Wally to all winners in the Jr Storm, [...]

Point’s Battles Coming Down to a Thin Thin Wire

Four different series were completed under the sunny blues skies with the Sunoco Race Fuels ET Series, Wilson’s NAPA High School Series, World of Speed Jr Racing Series, and Super Shifter category all completing their point’s event. With only a few remaining events, the points battles are closer than ever—as evidenced by the fact that [...]

Wargnier Continues Hot Streak with win in Top Gas

Wargnier Continues Hot Streak with win in Top Gas
With a win in the Top Gas category, Gary Wargnier has now gone to three straight final rounds in the Super Pro/Top Gas category, with two wins to show for it.  Other winner’s on a cool June day were Alan Ross (Hot Rod I), Mark Dawson (Street [...]

Early Summer Results in Warm Temps, Fast Racing at Rose Festival Drags

The excitement of drag racing knows no bounds.  Through the heat that was upon us on a warm Sunday, racing amongst the featured cars and bracket competitors was as exciting as ever.  ‘Thunder in the Valley’ is alive and well! Congratulations are extended to winners of Sunday’s activities, namely Todd Swinford (BB/Funny Car), DeWayne Sanders [...]