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…
Added by Traci Hrudka on March 19, 2013 at 10:08am — No Comments
The Linda Vaughn Tribute Roast DVD is in the final stages of production, and advance ordering is now available!…Continue
Added by Traci Hrudka on October 5, 2012 at 9:23am — No Comments
The Quarter Mile Foundation’s quest to gain interviews of drag racing’s veterans has added 25 new interviews in 2012 – done at the NHRA Winternationals and Gatornationals.
Using facilities courtesy of the National Hot Rod Association, the NHRA Wally Parks Motorsport Museum, The Sheraton Inn – Fairplex (Pomona, Calif.…
Added by Traci Hrudka on March 22, 2012 at 9:31am — No Comments
I'm asking my friends, family, industry family and fans of drag racing and the Performance Aftermarket for a special wish: help raise money for Quarter Mile Foundation - Project 1320. It's a great cause that will celebrate the life of our pioneers and heroes who against all odds created and lived the "American Dream".
Our pioneers are a part of something larger than themselves. They come representing a tradition or a heritage. And they see themselves that way. Its not about a bunch…
Added by Traci Hrudka on March 29, 2011 at 2:45pm — No Comments
The Quarter Mile Foundation and drag racing legend Joe Mondello and Joe Mondello Engines, in conjunction with the renown World Products, have announced a joint venture to raffle a street/strip big-block Chevy engine to support the Foundation’s PROJECT 1320 documentary film…Continue
Added by Traci Hrudka on February 18, 2011 at 10:12am — No Comments
Undertaking the important task of preserving the history of drag racing’s early years.
Article Author: Doug Dwyer
Publication Name: Performance Business
Growing up in Southern California in the late fifties and early sixties meant being exposed to surfing, dirt bikes, off-road racing and drag racing. There were great films from people like Bruce Brown and surf films like…
(March 9, 2010) – Mike Tritle is a racer. He’s a pretty good sportsman racer in the National Muscle Car Association (NMCA) and True Street series, in the Nostalgia Muscle Car and Open Comp classes. Mike Tritle is a well-known…Continue
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