During the second round of eliminations at the Mopar Express Lane NHRA Midwest Nationals presented by Pennzoil at World Wide Technology Raceway, Top Fuel driver Leah Pruett’s 2020 dragster broke off and became airborne before coming to a rest. Pruett exited the car under her own power.
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We know what you’re thinking: what is a donk doing lined up next to the Hoonicorn?? But this ain’t just any donk. This is Donkmaster’s ’71 Z06 swapped Caprice, with a BIG ‘ol turbo hanging off of it. And more nitrous than a dental supply truck. 1,500hp worth of big body power. But, can it put the power down?
Jessi Combs is officially the world’s fastest woman. Guinness World Records posthumously awarded Combs the title after she was clocked at 522.783 miles per hour before the crash that took her life in August 2019. After her death, Combs’ family stated that “Jessi’s most notable dream was to become the fastest woman on Earth.” Mission accomplished, Jessi.
According to Guinness, the previous record for land speed held by a woman was … More
World’s Greatest Drag Race is back for the ninth time, bigger and better than ever! Once again, the MotorTrend team descends upon the runway at Vandenberg Air Force Base with a dozen of the hottest, quickest, and most powerful new cars on the market for one reason—a big, fat, crazy drag race!! See the Toyota Supra, McLaren Senna, Ford Mustang Shelby GT350, Porsche 911 Carrera S, Jaguar XE SV Project 8, Mercedes-AMG GT 63 4MATIC+, BMW 850i xDrive, Bentley Continental GT V8, BMW M2 Competition, Aston Martin DBS Superleggera, Lamborghini Urus, and the Dodge Challenger Hellcat Red Eye Widebody face off in epic quarter-mile and half-mile sprints for the ultimate bragging rights.