The Awakening Crank it up. For 60 years the world’s best drag racers have gathered in the shadows of the San Gabriel Mountains to bring a new season to life. As each winter comes to a close, the NHRA emerges from the darkness to reintroduce the most visceral motorsport on the planet. This…is The Awakening.

Justin Ashley New kid on the block. In a sport where some of the biggest names are rarely overshadowed, it takes a special talent to disrupt the status quo. With lightning-quick reaction times and an unflappable demeanor, Justin Ashley introduced himself to the sport’s biggest stage one holeshot at a time. React104 joined Justin Ashley