John Force Racing

On a recent sunny weekend day, I found myself long on time and short on money. The kids wanted to get out of the house so, based on a friend’s recent suggestion, we piled into the family vehicle and took off in search of outdoor public art in ... read more

The Big Go Block Party Returns Aug. 25

Posted on August 17, 2015 at 03:13 AM by Meghan Stritar

Editor's Note: This information is for the 2015 Big Go Block Party Event. The date for the 2016 event is Tuesday, Aug. 23. For more information on the 2016 event, click here . There are events in life that are BIG and exciting: weddings, ... read more
A week from now the Super Bowl of the NHRA -- the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals -- will be roaring with activity at Lucas Oil Raceway in Brownsburg, Indiana ! And when the crown jewel of drag racing arrives in Hendricks County , there will be ... read more

Top 10: Most viewed All Access Hendricks County stories

Posted on October 31, 2012 at 11:00 PM by Josh Duke

In some ways, it is hard to believe it’s been a year. In other ways — like how far this blog has come — it seems like it has been much longer. Today, the All Access Hendricks County blog commemorates its one-year anniversary, and ... read more
After nine years manning the grill at John Force Racing, Jonny Rocher kind of chuckles as he tells the story of how he ended up traveling around the country from February to November every year with this championship-winning NHRA powerhouse team. A ... read more
Meeting up with the NHRA's Technical Operations proved rather eye-opening for this open-wheel racing girl during testing at Lucas Oil Raceway in Brownsburg, Ind., last week. I mean, I have a good idea what goes into putting together these ... read more

U.S. Nationals preview: An insider's perspective [VIDEO]

Posted on August 22, 2012 at 11:00 PM by Eric Ivie

It's been awhile since I attended the NHRA 's Mac Tools U.S. Nationals at Lucas Oil Raceway in Brownsburg, Indiana , so when the opportunity arose to attend a testing session, I pounced on it. I wanted to get a little reminder of the ... read more

Top 10: U.S. Nationals insider tips [DISCOUNT]

Posted on August 20, 2012 at 11:10 PM by Josh Duke

One of Hendricks County’s biggest events and the biggest event for the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) each year is just nine days away. I’m not a huge race fan, but let me tell you, the Mac Tools U.S. Nationals at Lucas Oil Raceway ... read more
There are around 50 different auto racing tracks in Indiana and racers line up every week to do their best at coming out in front on the last lap or clocking the best time or speed. Working their way up from karting or the dirt tracks, hopefuls dream ... read more
I’ve lived so close to Lucas Oil Raceway since 2004 that I could see the lights, hear the engines and sometimes even feel the vibrations during the Mac Tools U.S. Nationals, the track’s signature event each year. That said, until last ... read more

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