Blown engine ends Steve Torrance’s otherwise perfect weekend

Late Saturday night after producing the fourth consecutive quickest time in top fuel qualifying at Bandimere Speedway, defending event champion Steve Torrance was concerned about letting his self-owned team down in Sunday’s eliminations. Syndicated from Denver Post Continue reading Blown engine ends Steve Torrance’s otherwise perfect weekend

Rain and a wreck delay racing at Bandimere Speedway

In another long day at the track Saturday, qualifying for the 37th Mopar Mile-High Nationals lasted late in the evening. Rain and an unusual crash by funny car driver Tim Wilkerson slowed things at Bandimere Speedway. Syndicated from Denver Post Continue reading Rain and a wreck delay racing at Bandimere Speedway

Sportsman Bryan Warr crashes before wet weather at Bandimere Speedway

Top sportsman racer Bryan Warr of Riverton, Utah, crashed at Bandimere Speedway’s shutdown area on Saturday and was taken by ambulance for precautionary reasons to nearby St. Anthony’s Hospital in Lakewood. Syndicated from Denver Post Continue reading Sportsman Bryan Warr crashes before wet weather at Bandimere Speedway

Ron Capps is headed in championship direction at Bandimere Speedway

Regardless of the challenges of racing at an 5,800-foot elevation, funny car veteran Ron Capps enters Sunday’s finale of the 37th Mopar Mile-High Nationals a good bet to go rounds at Bandimere Speedway. Syndicated from Denver Post Continue reading Ron Capps is headed in championship direction at Bandimere Speedway

Steve Torrence geared to defend top fuel title at Bandimere

Steve Torrence, the independent top fuel owner/driver from Kilgore, Texas, is the defending division winner at the Mopar Mile-High Nationals, and suspects he’ll be fast in Friday’s first qualifying session at Bandimere Speedway. Syndicated from Denver Post Continue reading Steve Torrence geared to defend top fuel title at Bandimere

Rising star Leah Pritchett to gain speed at Bandimere Speedway

While discussing her drag racing career, Leah Pritchett’s face mirrors intensity, and her voice speaks relentlessness. The National Hot Rod Association’s latest female sensation is a proud tomboy with no filter and a ton of guts. Syndicated from Denver Post Continue reading Rising star Leah Pritchett to gain speed at Bandimere Speedway