GLENDORA, CA – January 27, 2021 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) – NHRA’s exclusive streaming service, NHRA.tv, will now offer complimentary viewing of select NHRA Sportsman events, powered by NHRA National Dragster magazine.
NHRA fans and racers alike can create an NHRA.tv account and will be granted complimentary access to view select Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series events, beginning in February. The Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series kicks off its 2021 season at Orlando Speed World Dragway, Feb. 4-6. Racing action continues Feb. 18-20 at South Georgia Motorsports Park, Feb. 26-27 at No Problem Raceway and March 4-6 at the “Baby Gators” at Gainesville Raceway.
Longtime partner of NHRA, Strange Engineering will play a major role in the NHRA Sportsman streaming and will be a partner for select Lucas Oil series divisional events, Summit Racing Jr. Drag Racing Series and Summit Racing ET Divisional Finals streamed events.
“We wanted to showcase all the exciting racing action amongst the NHRA Sportsman categories,” said Steve Reintjes, NHRA Vice President of Broadcasting. “NHRA Sportsman drag racing is the backbone of our sport, and we want to highlight their intense competition.”
A full schedule of NHRA.tv sportsman events will be announced in the upcoming weeks.
Headquartered in Glendora, Calif., NHRA is the primary sanctioning body for the sport of drag racing in the United States. NHRA presents 22 national events featuring the NHRA Camping World Drag Racing Series, NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, E3 Spark Plugs Pro Mod Drag Racing Series presented by J&A Service, SAM Tech.edu Factory Stock Showdown and Mickey Thompson Tires Top Fuel Harley Series. Twice a year, NHRA hosts a ‘race-within-a-race,’ during the JEGS Allstars and Mickey Thompson Tires Pro Bike Battle specialty competitions. NHRA provides competition opportunities for drivers of all levels in the NHRA Summit Racing Series and the NHRA Drags: Street Legal Style. NHRA also offers the NHRA Jr. Street program for teens and the Summit Racing Jr. Drag Racing League for youth ages 5 to 17. With over 120 Member Tracks, NHRA allows racers to compete at a variety of locations nationally and internationally. NHRA’s Youth and Education Services (YES) Program reaches over 30,000 students annually to ignite their interest in automotive and racing related careers. NHRA’s streaming service, NHRA.tv, allows fans to view all NHRA national events as well as exclusive features of the sport. In addition, NHRA owns and operates four racing facilities: Atlanta Dragway in Georgia; Gainesville Raceway in Florida; Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis; and Auto Club Raceway at Pomona in Southern California. For more information, log on to NHRA.com, or visit the official NHRA pages on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter. and YouTube.
Source: National Hot Rod Association