Tag Archives: NMRA Ford Drag Racing

News: 2017 NMRA Nationals Schedule

Race Ready

The NMRA announces its event lineup for the 2017 Ford drag racing season

By Steve Turner

In a matter of weeks this year’s NMRA Ford Nationals season will wrap up with the World Finals in Bowling Green, Kentucky. Champions will be crowed, records will be set and, suddenly, as the race comes to an end, withdrawal symptoms will set in for racers and fans alike. Don’t fret, however, as the NMRA is already giving you something to look forward to—a full schedule of racing events for next year.

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Event: NMRA EcoBoost Battle 2016, Round 2

Battle Tested

Bill Putnam repeats as EcoBoost champion at the NMRA Super Nationals

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of the NMRA

The wait was finally over. There have been two events since the NMRA Ford Drag Racing season kicked off in Florida, so it’s been a minute since the The Livernois Motorsports EcoBoost Battle presented SVTPerformance raced. Over the weekend the second race of this mini series went down in Hebron, Ohio, at the NMRA Super Nationals.
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Video: 7-second Supercharged Coyote

There’s the Beef

Terry “Beefcake” Reeves puts his blown Coyote into the 7-second zone

By Steve Turner
Photos by Steve Turner and courtesy of Team Beefcake Racing

Last weekend at the NMRA All-Star Nationals in Commerce, Georgia, Terry “Beefcake” Reeves debuted his supercharged 2011 Mustang GT in Renegade competition. After a long transformation from a Coyote Modified racer into an even quicker Renegade machine, his ride really impressed by running deep into the 7-second zone, staking claim to the quickest e.t. run to date by a supercharged Coyote Mustang. Continue reading

Event: NMRA Bradenton 2016

On Point

The NMRA starts the 2016 season strong at Bradenton Motorsports Park

By Steve Turner

For those looking to get in shape for the beach, they say summer bodies are built in the winter. When it comes to racers, it’s true that winning cars are put together during those cold off-season months. Well, apparently, that’s also true for event series, as the National Mustang Racers Association definitely put together the right combo for a strong start to the season. Continue reading

Event: NMRA EcoBoost Battle 2016, Round 1

Battle in Bradenton

The quickest EcoBoost Fords fought to the finish at the NMRA opener

By Steve Turner

At last year’s NMRA World Finals in Bowling Green, Kentucky, Livernois Motorsports joined forces with the NMRA and your friends at SVTP to host the first-ever EcoBoost Battle. The response was so overwhelmingly positive, that all the parties involved decided it was worthy of expanding into three events this season and the first of 2016 went down at the season opener in Bradenton, Florida. Continue reading