Woodburn Dragstrip
7730 Hwy. 219
Woodburn, Oregon
503-982-4461

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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 [...]



Familiar & New Faces Visit The Winner’s Circle On September 7th

A cool morning fog broke for a warm afternoon September 7th with the Fall Jr Racing Series #1, Sport Compact Challenge #5, and the Annual Powder Puff race run to completion.  Overall race winners were Taylor Toftemark (Jr Lightning), Conner Rice (Jr Thunder), Emily Lewis (Jr Tuff), Amy Fields (Powder Puff), William Breese (Sport Compact [...]



Woodburn Wins 15th Team Championship – Sattem & Durant Jr. Score Wins

The team from Woodburn Dragstrip defended their NHRA Northwest Division Summit Racing Team Championship from a year ago and claimed their 15th Team Championship in the 36th years that the ET Finals has been contested.
Sunday’s Super Pro Wally went to Woodburn’s Dave Sattem, who defeated a broken Tim Watts (Walla Walla) in 8.342 seconds at [...]



Import FACEOFF Rocks the Stage With Intense Racing Action

The 2nd Annual Fall Import FACEOFF was run to completion August 1st, 2013 and what a showdown it was!  Racer’s came from many states away to compete and push their vehicles to their limits.  At the end of the day, winning trophies were awarded to James Kempf (Forced Induction Pro), Stefan Barbu (All Motor Pro), [...]



NHRA Summit Racing ET Finals Division Six Race of Champions – Simmons, Stone, Tibbetts, Havens, Vest, Wilcox, & Schmanke. Track Managers Challenge To Bremerton – Woodburn 4th Place

Saturday, August 31st, was the day at the NHRA Division Six Summit Racing ET Finals for the Race of Champions drivers to shine.  On the line is NHRA Division Six Championships in Super Pro, Pro, Sportsman, Bike/Sled, High School, Jr Lightning, and Jr Thunder.  In addition, points are earned to award the Track Managers Challenge.
 
In the [...]



Rain Can’t Stop Final Eliminations As Grimes, Parker Score Victories At NW Nitro Motorcycle Nationals

Final eliminations were run to completion on Sunday, August 25th after a slight mid-afternoon rain delay. A great time was had by all as Top Fuel Harleys and Nostalgia Alcohol Funny Cars graced the spotlights and put on breathtaking 200+mph passes throughout the day. A special note should go out to all of Woodburn Dragstrip’s [...]



Day One of NW Nitro Motorcycle Nationals in the Books

With the first day of exhilarating racing action completed at the 20th running of the Team Latus Motors NW Nitro Motorcycle Nationals, it’s hard to imagine it can be any better than this. With feature passes made by the Top Fuel Harleys, Nostalgia Alcohol Funny Cars, and all of the other great classes in attendance, [...]



First On Race Day To Miller, Bensching, Glafka, West, and Kirby

The 16th running of the Hillyer’s Mid City Ford Fever Classic proved to be one of the most exciting with great racing action going on all day long.  Along with the racing came representation from the car show awards, as well as a generous swap meet consisting of a wide assortment of new and classic [...]



Champions Crowned in Sunoco ET Series, High School, & Napa Auto Parts Jr Dragsters

Points were concluded in the Sunoco Race Fuels ET Series, High School Series, and NAPA Auto Parts Jr Drag Racing Series.  Throughout the season, points were earned, battles were fought, and thousandths of a second decided wins and losses in all the categories.  Individual event victories were scored by Dave Sattem (Super Pro), Jim Goodman [...]



‘This Magic Moment’: Four Racers Earn Double-Up Wins, Owen Locks Up AA/Supercharged Championship’

August 11th showed off the conclusion of the 25th Annual NAPA Auto Parts & Bi-Mart sponsored Hot Rod Nationals, and what a way for it to end. Are you seeing double? Are you seeing double? The answer is no, but many racers did enjoy late success both days as a total of 11 of the [...]