FOUNDING CHAIRMAN - STUART BRADBURY 1945-2020

VP Racing Announce Contingency Scheme.

WilliamBrosRacing Nic Williams has announced that VP Racing Lubricants are delighted to offer all UK. drag racers a fantastic opportunity to join their new contingency scheme. This scheme is available to car and bike racers and applies to National Championship classes and also to SPRC club classes or lifestyle championships that do not have a […]

MEMBER OBITUARY NOTICE – Roger Gorringe

MEMBER OBITUARY NOTICE 18.01.24 Member:  ROGER GORRINGE Inducted:  2023 It is with the utmost sadness that the British Drag Racing Hall of Fame has been informed of the death of Roger Gorringe. The distinguished Drag Racing photojournalist was inducted into Hall of Fame Membership only last November. For half a century, Roger had compiled an unparalleled photographic […]

BDRHoF 2023 Gala Review

Special thanks to eurodragster.com for this transcription of the evening. We present below the presentation and acceptance speeches from the British Drag Racing Hall of Fame Gala held last Saturday. Thanks to all those who supplied copies of their speeches to Editor Simon. You can see Julian’s gallery of 160 photos from the Gala by […]

Mooneyes honoured at BDRHoF Gala

The British Drag Racing Hall of Fame Gala took place on Saturday night at the Oatlands Park Hotel, Weybridge, Surrey, and was attended by over 200 people to celebrate the Stuart Bradbury Junior Drag Racing Awards, the induction of four new members into the BDRHoF, and to present the British Drag Racing Hall of Fame […]

SEMA Trophy restoration

Following the BDRHoF display of the SEMA trophy at Dragstalgia, British drag racing fan Kev Roberts got in touch with a further insight into its restoration; a project Kev was involved with following its discovery in a back room of the Brighton & Hove Motor Club’s headquarters. Kev was initially involved in the restoration of […]

British Drag Racing trinkets on show

Besides the three main trophies on display inside this year’s Dragstalgia Historic Marque several members of the BDRHoF also brought along several pieces of memorabilia and trinkets of nostalgia for fans to look at and hopefully bring back some of those golden moments in British drag racing. Lesley Wright brought several trophies and items of […]

HoFTalk Collectors Corner

Corgi’s Lazy Bones Customised Chevrolet Corvette Stingray #337 Inspired by a few well-known British and American television episodes, welcome to yet another new feature to HoFTalk; Collectors Corner. Since the days when drag racing first burst on to the British scene in the early sixties there had been a lot of very collectible items produced […]

Last call for BDRHoF Gala tickets

And welcome back, Lucas Oil! The date of the British Drag Racing Hall of Fame’s 2023 Gala Awards Dinner – Saturday 18th November – is fast approaching and only a few tickets remain available. Potential guests still considering a last-minute booking are advised to hurry – booking is scheduled to close this coming Friday, 27th […]

BDRHoF member Carl Olson publishes autobiography

Since starting in the sport over 60 years ago, Carl Olson has been at the top in many capacities: Top Fuel racer, Diamond P presenter, NHRA Vice President, first President of the FIA Drag Racing Commission for 13 years and Motorsports Manager for the SFI Foundation. Carl has been a familiar sight in Europe over […]

BDRHoF 2023 Gala…48 Days and counting!

To request a copy of the booking form containing details of the event and the chosen menus and dietary options, please email gala@britishdragracinghof.co.uk. …or download directly from HERE.