Woodburn Dragstrip
7730 Hwy. 219
Woodburn, Oregon

Archives for the ‘2011 Race Results’ Category

Jackson Dominates Sport Compact Sportsman

In all honesty, the number of racers competing in the 2011 Woodburn Dragstrip Sport Compact Sportsman Series was down from previous years. Never-the-less, in order to become the champion, you still needed to bring it to the line and race it off. And that is exactly what Derrick Jackson did. For the fifth consecutive season, […]

Comeau Tops All in Hot Rod I

With one runner-up and three event wins, Paul Comeau, and “Old Gold”, the beautiful ’39 Chevy Sedan, were the class of the field in Hot Rod I at Woodburn Dragstrip in 2011. Launches with wheels in the air and running in the mid 9’s at 140+ mph were the standard fare for this car and […]

Richard Dietrich – 2011 Top Gas Champion

Richard Dietrich is living proof of the fact that “if a racer intends to earn a championship in any series, attending every event is vitally important.” Such was the case in the Top Gas class in the 2011 Woodburn Dragstrip Nostalgia Hot Rod Series. A total of 47 racers competed in this series. Three racers […]

Jeff Enger Takes Hot Rod II Championship

Jeff Enger races a ’32 Ford Victoria while John Hite races a ’55 Chevy. They had quite the battle to determine the championship in Hot Rod II at Woodburn Dragstrip in 2011. Both attended equal number of races and won an equal number of rounds. To complicate the matter further, neither could attend the final […]

Street Machine I Champion Gregg Heriford

Gregg Heriford attended all five events in the 2011 Woodburn Dragstrip Nostalgia Hot Rod Series with his quick and clean Street Machine I ’72 Vega. He won the first event in the series on May 25 and maintained his points lead throughout the duration of the series. A total of 82 racers competed in at […]

Inline/Flathead Recap – Powers Cinches Championship

This was the first year for the Woodburn Dragstrip Nostalgia Hot Rod Series, which consists of five events including the Oldies but Goodies and the Hot Rod Nationals. There are seven separate classes that compete in this series. The Inline/Flathead class is designed specifically for cars equipped with inline six cylinder and flathead V-8 engines. […]

Lamkin’s Monza Tops Street Machine II

Jim Lamkin was only able to attend three of the five events in the Street Machine II class of the 2011 Nostalgia Hot Rod Series. However, with one win, one runner-up and one semi-final finish, Jim earned sufficient points with his 1975 Monza to garner the championship in Street Machine II.
The first event in the […]

Nostalgia Hot Rod Series, Stick Shift Championship to Dick Arnold

Stick Shift is one of the seven classes of the Nostalgia Hot Rod Series that was new for 2011. It should not be confused with the Super Shifter Series, although many of the drivers compete in both classes. The Nostalgia Hot Rod Series is restricted to 1975 and older manufactured race cars, where the Super […]

John Masterman is Inaugural Super Shifter Champion

The Woodburn Dragstrip Super Shifter Series was new for 2011 and proved to be a highlight for the drivers who loved to drop the clutch and bang the gears through the complete quarter mile. The series consisted of five events from May through September. Twenty two racers competed in the series with John Masterman and […]

Ron Austin – 2011 Dragster/Roadster Series Champion & Year Recap

The 2011 Dragster & Roadster Series is filled with lots of fun memories for the racers, crew members, families and fans of this class. This class is designed for 1969 and older front-engine dragsters, roadsters and altereds, using a .4 pro tree handicapped start based on the driver’s selected dial-in. Electronics are not permitted. Five […]