Woodburn Dragstrip
7730 Hwy. 219
Woodburn, Oregon

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Technical Bulletin on Lithium Ion and Lithium Polymer Batteries

Technical Bulletin on Lithium Ion and Lithium Polymer Batteries
Recently there have been reports in the news about fires associated with lithium ion and lithium polymer batteries used in consumer products. At an NHRA event this past weekend, The NHRA Technical Department observed a similar type of fire associated with a lithium ion battery used in […]

Friday Fall Classic Update 1:00 pm

Friday, September 23rd 1:00 pm
Today’s Test & Tune has been cancelled because of the windy, cool, and wet conditions. We will offer a Test & Tune class on Saturday, September 24th during the Fall Classic. Cost to Test & Tune is $50 per car, Adult Admission is $25, Children 6-14 are $5, and Children under […]

GOLF CAR RENTALS (Avanced Reservations Required)

Golf Cart Rentals for the Baxter Auto Parts/GK Machine Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series (September 15-18) and the Bi-Mart Fall Classic (September 24-25) can be reserved by calling J & S Golf Car Rentals at 503-647-1984.
For future rentals, reservations must be made in advance as we do not keep the cars on site. […]

Night of Fire/ET Bracket Triple Crown Pre-Registration Flyer & Payouts DEADLINE TODAY – July 25th

Night of Fire/ET Bracket Triple Crown Pre-Registration Flyer & Payouts. DEADLINE TODAY – July 25th – Listed below are the Pre-Entries as of July 25th at 1 pm.
A Pre-Registration Flyer and Payouts are available for the Baxter Auto Parts/Sunbelt Rentals/Bi-Mart 6th Annual Night of Fire/ET Bracket Triple Crown event scheduled for Friday, Saturday, and […]

2017 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Schedule

The 2017 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series schedule has been announced by NHRA officials. The 24-race circuit continues to reach more U.S. markets than any other major motorsports series and will once again thrill millions of fans with its unique brand of high-horsepower entertainment that features photo finishes by the world’s fastest race cars […]

$4,000 in Bonus Money Posted for Rose Festival Drags

There will be an additional $4,000 posted for the classes of Top Comp, Super Pro, Pro, Sportsman, and Dragster/Roadster. Here is the break down of the additional payouts for each day of racing (Saturday & Sunday): TOP COMP – Winner $250, R/up $175, Semi’s $100, SUPER PRO – Winner $175, R/up $125, Semi’s […]

Frank Hawley Drag Racing School @ Woodburn Dragstrip June 7-10

The Frank Hawley Drag Racing School will make their first visit to Woodburn Dragstrip for their Super Comp/Gas course and their Dragster Adventure. For further information go to www.frankhawley.com Frank Hawley is an NHRA World Champion driver, author and motivational speaker. His school is the most respected and visited school of its […]

NHRA Chief Starter Mark Lyle passes

With great sadness, NHRA reported today that Mark Lyle, NHRA’s Chief Starter, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, March 27. On behalf of NHRA and the entire drag racing community, we offer our condolences to all of Lyle’s family and friends.
Lyle had been Chief Starter for the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series since 2012. He was […]

Woodburn Dragstrip Track Champions Honored On NHRA’s Website

Woodburn Dragstrip was one of the tracks in Division Six that submitted their 2015 NHRA Member Track Champions list that is now live on NHRA.com. It is currently on the nhra.com main story carousel for a limited time. This should be fun for our Champions to show their friends and families over the holidays.

Clarification on Awards Banquet Form & Voting Ballots

To clarify a few things, in order to attend the Awards Banquet you must send in the form by Friday, November 13th so that we can get a head count. The classes that make up the Specialty Drag Racing Series are: all classes in the Nostalgia Drag Racing Series, all classes in the […]