Woodburn Dragstrip
7730 Hwy. 219
Woodburn, Oregon
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EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY: NHRA changes 12.90 minimum dial-in for 8-9 year olds to 11.90

The NHRA announced today it has changed the 12.90 minimum dial-in to 11.90 for the 8-9 year olds in the NHRA Summit Jr Drag Racing League, effective immediately.
 
“We have been evaluating the NHRA Summit Jr Drag Racing League and found this change was necessary to address the evaluation of the Jr Dragsters”, said Josh Peterson, [...]



2014 Land of the Leaders ET Challenge Returns for 2014

The Land of the Leaders ET Challenge is a four race series held at participating NHRA Northwest Division Tracks. Each competitor is required only to be signed up for track points and have a current NHRA Competition Number/License (ET) and Membership. Competing categories area; Super Pro, Pro, Sportsman, Bike/Sled, Jr Lightning, and Jr Thunder. Eligible [...]



Kershaw Knives renews sponsorship for Racer of the Month award

It is our pleasure to announce that Kershaw Knives has renewed their sponsorship for the Racer of the Month award, now going into it’s third year. The winner of this great award receives a 1/2 knife block as well as a custom plate on the front with their name and the month they were awarded. [...]



Woodburn Dragstrip schedule preps to be sent out in the mail!

The 2014 Woodburn Dragstrip racing schedule has been released, in all of it’s glorious colors. In the coming weeks, those who are signed up on our mailing list will receive the pamphlet in their mailbox. If you aren’t signed up on our mailing list, head to the lower right-hand corner of the home page, click on [...]



Sunoco and Jr Dragster Points Change for 2014

For the 2014 year, all Sunoco Race Fuels ET Series points races and Jr Dragster points events will be scored. Last year, a point’s system was in place that would score the best 13 of 15 Sunoco (10 of 12 Jr) races, however for 2014 all of the point’s events will be counted for the [...]



Check your car, trailer, and trailer hauler!

This is a friendly reminder from everyone at Woodburn Dragstrip to check your racing equipment this off season! Race cars need maintenance, such as checking nuts and bolts, safety equipment expiration dates, and of course a good coat of wax! Trailer tires should be inspected, brakes, axles, as well as potentially fixing an internal leaks [...]



Northwest Division Champions Banquet set for January 11, 2014

The 2013 NHRA Division 6 Land of the Leaders Champion’s Award Ceremony & Banquet is scheduled for Saturday, January 11th, 2014 at the Seattle Airport Marriot. At this event, recognition will be given to all Northwest Division Champions from the Lucas Oil Series, Summit ET Series, and Junior Drag Racing Series and reminiscing the entire season [...]



Historical Points and Former Champions list compiled!

After hours of hard work, points dating back to the 2006 season have been updated to the Woodburn Dragstrip website. Looking under the ‘Racer Info’ banner, a new tab known as ‘Historical Points and Former Champions’ will be seen. Full points results of races from 2006-2013, as well as a mostly-complete list of former track [...]



2014 NHRA Jr. Drag Racing League Western and Eastern Conference Finals Dates and Locations Set

GLENDORA, Calif. (Nov. 22, 2013) – NHRA announced today that the 2014 NHRA Summit Racing Jr. Drag Racing League’s Western Conference Finals and Eastern Conference Finals will be held at Rocky Mountain Raceways near Salt Lake City and Bristol Dragway in Tennessee, respectively.
The NHRA Jr. Drag Racing League Western Conference Finals will move to Utah’s [...]



Tualatin Transmissions Run Tuff Round Winner of the Month

We’d like to make a very special announcement, that of the Tualatin Transmissions Run Tuff Round Winner of the Month award.  This award, put together by John Floyd Sr/Pogo Racing, offers a complete automatic transmission rebuild to one racer per month who has the most round wins. In the month of June, there was one [...]