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Jerry Durant Jr; Fall Foot Brake Series Champion

In the first race of the Fall ET Foot Brake Series, final eliminations brought two tough class racers to battle it out. 2012 and 2013 Summit ET Finals Sportsman Champion Jerry Durant Jr defeated Dale Baldwin, Glenn Burbage, a single, and Robert Glafka to reach the finals. On the other side of the ladder, Curt [...]

Taylor Toftemark; Fall Jr Racing Series Lightning Champion

The first race of the Fall Jr Lightning Series had drivers race to see who could get the best start to the new series, and featured a final between two drivers who had battled all year long. Taylor Toftemark defeated Kaylen Pedro in the first round to earn a single into the finals, while Carson [...]

Dylan Hough; Fall Jr Racing Series Thunder Champion

Now starts the annual tradition of wrapping up the 2013 racing season by honoring all champions. These posts will happen every Monday and Thursday, honoring those who claimed championships in the 2013 Season.
The Fall Jr Racing Series saw competition in Thunder start off with a bang as Conner Rice and Josh Schmanke lined up in [...]

2013 Season Officially ends with 36th Annual Awards Dinner

A marvelous time was had by everyone in attendance at the 36th Annual Woodburn Dragstrip Awards Dinner at the Holiday Inn in Wilsonville.  Specialty awards and championship trophies were handed out, and lots of laughs and tears were experienced by all.
In racing news, Dave Sattem was honored with the Driver of the Year award, finishing second [...]

The Final Event of 2013 is in the Books! Fall ET & Jr Champs Crowned

The final race of the 2013 season was completed under blue skies as champions were crowned in the Fall ET Racing Series and Fall Jr Racing Series. Congratulations to event winners Gary Wargnier (Electronics), Dave Bronec (Transbrake), Jeff Enger (Foot Brake), Curt Landis (Run Tuff), Taylor Toftemark (Jr Lightning), Lorenzo Gonzalez (Jr Thunder), and Clay [...]

Jackson Claims King of the Track, Winners Crowned in Volkswagen, Sport Compact, Fall ET & Jr Series

It was a cool foggy morning to start racing on October 6th, but morning fog broke for afternoon sunshine and quick times.  Individual winners were Derrick Jackson (King of the Track Challenge), Dave Sattem (Super Pro) Dave Bronec (Pro), John Larson (Sportsman), Mark Hunt (Volkswagen), William Breese (Sport Compact Pro), Nicholas Shepherd (Sport Compact Sportsman), [...]

It’s A Family Affair! Hilton’s and Pitts’ Double at National Dragster Challenge

After days on end of rainy and stormy weather, the skies were clear for the rescheduled National Dragster Challenge on Saturday, October 5th.  With those clear skies came extremely close racing, with many races decided by thousandths or ten-thousandths of a second.  At the end of the day, Wally’s were awarded to racers Devon Hilton [...]

Bateman & Gasparelli First Time Winners @ Woodburn

Sunday!  Sunday!  Sunday!  The final day of racing was completed for the Baxter Auto Parts & Bi-Mart sponsored 28th Annual Fall Classic.  It was truly an event that made every fan rise to their feet on multiple occasions.  With the weatherman calling for rain all day, the stands were not full of ‘fair-weather’ fans, but [...]

Day One Of The Baxter Auto Parts & Bi-Mart 28th Annual Fall Classic

Day one of the Baxter Auto Parts & Bi-Mart sponsored 28th Annual Fall Classic began under cloudy skies, before the sun came through and graced everybody with warm temperatures. Richard Smith and Scott Arriaga made spectators stand on their feet as they took Darin Bay’s Jet Dragsters on three passes over the weekend, with best [...]

Fun Had By Everyone At The 8th Annual Pacific Waterland

The 8th running of the Double J Motorwerks Pacific Waterland event was by far the best showing ever.  With close racing, spectacular car show, cool swap meet, Vanagan Cram (58 people in a Vanagan), Engine Blow, Vanagan Push, Scavenger Hunt, Burnout contest and great people and friends, the date will be one to remember.  Race [...]