In honor of those who made the Ultimate Sacrifice, so others can reach for the Stars!
“It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood, who strives valiantly;…Continue
“Legends die hard in our sport. We love them for the extra dimension they provide, the illusion of near-infinite possibility to erase the narrow confines of most men's reality. Our heroes and mould-breaking champions exist as living proof to those who need it that the tyranny of ''the drag race will never be…Continue
From the time shortly after the millions of servicemen returned home from World War II, drag racing began a steady growth across the American landscape, until it exploded into a major force on the motorsports scene in the mid-1960s, and never left. The sport grew, and the vibrant performance aftermarket industry was built with it.…Continue
One the heels of a very successful SEMA Show 2013 in Las Vegas in early November, the Quarter Mile Foundation now turns its attention toward the important upcoming Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Show 2013 in Indianapolis, December 12-14. The Foundation’s booth is 6113 in the Yellow…Continue
Posted by Traci Hrudka on November 18, 2013 at 10:04am
The Quarter Mile Foundation continued to add interviews of legends and pioneers of drag racing’s and the performance automotive aftermarket’s early days in preparation for the production of the television documentary about the sport and industry. Using interviews in the Atlanta, GA and Charlotte, NC areas, the Foundation was able to interview 19 racers, promoters and speed shop owners who helped establish the sport and the industry in the southeastern U.S.
On May 22, interviews…
Posted by Traci Hrudka on June 17, 2013 at 6:55pm
The Quarter Mile Foundation used the gathering of drag racing and automotive aftermarket pioneers surrounding the International Drag Racing Hall of Fame induction dinner on March 14, 2013 at the Paramount Plaza Hotel & Suites in Gainesville, Fla. to add 15 interviews for the PROJECT 1320 documentary.
Foundation Chairman Traci Hrudka said, “The International Drag Racing Hall of Fame Induction Dinner was an ideal venue to increase our inventory of interviews of the legends of drag…
Posted by Traci Hrudka on March 19, 2013 at 10:08am
Latest issue of ACAG Update is now available. 32 pages covering work on Europe’s first dragster (Sydney Allard’s 1961 Allard Chrysler owned by the National Motor Museum, Beaulieu) from October through to now plus the importance of getting our American supporters involved. Lots more pics and news. Free On-line version on http://drceurope.co.uk/acag/dec2012 or via the Latest News tab on…Continue
Posted by Brian Taylor on December 16, 2012 at 5:59am
Project 1320 interviews now at 200...
The Quarter Mile Foundation completed a very successful 2012 SEMA Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center, October 30 to November 2, highlighted by the completion of 22 additional interviews for the Foundation’s PROJECT 1320 documentary film.
Quarter Mile Foundation chairman, Traci Hrudka observed, “We were very focused upon getting interviews of some key…
Posted by Traci Hrudka on November 8, 2012 at 10:10am