Magic Dry Updates & News

After career-best drag race, Harley rider Rickey House looking to wow hometown fans

After career-best drag race, Harley rider Rickey House looking to wow hometown fans

HOUSTON (April 9) -- No professional drag racer on tour is more excited for this weekend's 32nd annual Mopar Express Lane NHRA SpringNationals presented by Pennzoil than Texas native Rickey House, rider of the Magic Dry Organic Absorbent Top Fuel Harley-Davidson.  House, who hails from the Houston suburb of Humble, is just a month removed from a career-best performance at the last Mickey Thompson Top Fuel Harley Series event in Gainesville, Fla. It was there he shocked the class with an opening-round pass of 6.205 at 225.26 mph that knocked then points leader Doug Vancil out of the contest. "I've been saying...

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Magic Dry Absorbent Top Fuel pro Scott Palmer enjoying his retooled dragster

Magic Dry Absorbent Top Fuel pro Scott Palmer enjoying his retooled dragster

LAS VEGAS (April 6) -- It doesn't quite have the "new car smell" of a brand-new Top Fuel dragster, but Scott Palmer's retooled Magic Dry Organic Absorbent rail has delivered just as many smiles in its' first race out -- this weekend's 20th annual Denso Spark Plugs Four-Wide Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Palmer and crew left the last race in Florida and went to Indianapolis to pick up a new chassis that was waiting on them. While at MLR, they had the dragster they'd been running the past year and a half freshened up, which...

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Magic Dry pro Scott Palmer securing all the pieces to put him on top of Top Fuel

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Magic Dry pro Scott Palmer securing all the pieces to put him on top of Top Fuel

LAS VEGAS (April 2) -- After starting the year with a slew of personal best runs in his Magic Dry Organic Absorbent Top Fuel dragster, man-of-the-people Scott Palmer is convinced he's drastically improved his stock in the fight for class dominance heading into this weekend's 20th annual Denso Spark Plugs Four-Wide Nationals. Straight after the completion of the Gatornationals on March 17, Palmer and crew headed to Indianapolis to take delivery of a brand-new MLR chassis. While there, they made some necessary updates to the car that carried Palmer to all those big numbers with hopes of making it a reliable...

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Magic Dry's Rickey House knocks off Top Fuel Harley series leader Doug Vancil with career-best pass

Magic Dry's Rickey House knocks off Top Fuel Harley series leader Doug Vancil with career-best pass

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (March 17) -- Rickey House used a remarkable career-best elapsed time of 6.205 seconds to record a huge upset win over series leader Doug Vancil in the opening round of the Mickey Thompson Tires NHRA Top Fuel Harley Drag Racing Series Sunday at the 50th anniversary Amalie Oil Gatornationals.  Racing against the higher-qualified bike of Vancil, House's 6.205 at 225.26 mph lopped a huge chunk off his qualifying effort of 6.378 at 222 mph and propelled him to an end-to-end victory over Vancil's 6.230 at 235.43 mph. House was even sharp at the Christmas Tree, leaving with a...

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Magic Dry Top Fuel pro Scott Palmer locks down another top-half starting berth

Magic Dry Top Fuel pro Scott Palmer locks down another top-half starting berth

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (March 16) -- For the third consecutive race, Scott Palmer and his Magic Dry Organic Absorbent Top Fuel team have secured the No. 8 position in the elimination field, this time at the 50th anniversary Amalie Oil Gatornationals at historic Gainesville Raceway. Taking advantage of Saturday's cooler temperatures, Palmer peeled off a steady 3.750-second pass at 326.56 mph in the third qualifying session to earn his spot. His best from Friday, when it was much hotter and more humid, was a 3.812 at 319.90 mph. "The good thing was this Magic Dry car went down the track in...

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