The 41st Annual Rose Festival Drag Races
Woodburn Dragstrip June 12, 2016
By Mike Ward
Held annually the first part of June, the Rose Festival Drag Races are full of exciting NHRA Championship Drag Racing. It’s one of the top events held annually at Woodburn Dragstrip.
The Veterans for Mobility Impaired Americans is a beneficiary of this event.
Ralph Fox runs in the pro nostalgia class.
(L-R) Checkout the metal flake on the Hart Braker Too. - Couple of good looking dragster/roadster class cars.
(L-R) Funny cars to the lanes please. - New Crew getting ready to fire up the race car.
(L-R) Nothing out runs my big Ford - 10.5 Outlaw truck hauling the mail.
(L-R) Ron Wards incredible Urban Legend. - Mrs. Ward backing up Mr. Ward
(L-R) Nick Pruett lining up next to Ron Austin. its the longest wheelbased car versus the shortest. - Howies in the seat getting ready to take the Sanders brothers dragster down the 1320.
(L-R) Pete Farrell getting ready to start his burnout. - Ready for a burnout.
(L-R) There is a matchup you don't see often, a dodge truck verses a cool Pontiac. - Zeus and Crazy Horse at the hit.
(L-R) Kim and Russ Parker BB-FC class. - Beautiful blue metal flake color scheme on the tires inc. Plymouth.
(L-R) Royce Taylor in the green Mustang heading for a victory against the Hart Braker car. - Guaranteed wheels up launch every time.
Nick Pruett moving to the water box.
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