The Sportsman Drag Racing Podcast w/ Luke & Jed Podcast

NHRA Sportsman Kicks off for 2022

Luke and Jed are back together to kickoff some of the first major racing of 2022. Luke reports from the west coast, where he will be spending a couple months with the NHRA series along with the Spring Fling Million. They also cover some results from the King of the Coast and Southern Big Bucks Shootout, both of which that had really strong crowds. Tune in now to hear their take on all of it!

2022 Top 25!

It’s time for our yearly…well somewhat yearly, TOP 25! Always sure to spark some conversation, maybe even some controversy, these Top 25’s are a great way to preview the upcoming 2022 big money bracket racing season. Tune in to see if you or your favorite racer made the list!

Peter Biondo and Dan Fletcher Weigh In!

Luke and Jed are joined by Dan Fletcher and Peter Biondo, talk about a start studded cast, to discuss the current/future state of the sport. They discuss, costs, travel, race structures, a wide reaching discussion on all points of sportsman drag racing!

Luke’s Big Announcement, TIBR Drivers Series and Electric Cars!

Huge announcement out of the Luke Bogacki Motorsports camp for the 2022 season! Jed weighs in on a couple of footbrake race rule changes that are trying to keep the spirit of the “footbrake” racing where they belong. Finally, Ashley Thompson joins the guys to discuss this years This Is Bracket Racing Driver Series, with its awesome nationwide competition and huge payouts!

2021 NHRA Super Stock Champion Greg Stanfield

Luke goes solo this week, and gets the opportunity to sit down and discuss Greg Stanfield’s NHRA Super Stock Championship season. They talk about a storied history in the sport, and the 27 years between his 4th world championship and this 5th championship. A great interview with a legend in the sport. Tune in now!

NHRA Super Comp Champion Christopher Dodd

Luke and Jed get the chance to sit down and hear Christopher Dodd’s story. Christopher won the NHRA Super Comp Championship in both 2020, AND 2021, one of only 4 racers in NHRA history to do that. Chris covers his history, and how his racing started. They also compared the two championship seasons, and how they differed.

Great American Stars and Stripes New Years Spectacular…and a Special Treat!

In this week’s Sportsman Drag Racing Podcast, Luke and Jed recapped another major early season event: the Great American Stars & Stripes New Years Spectacular from Belle Rose, LA. In addition, they weighed in the boomerang relocation of the OG Million, and some randomly interesting stories in the world of sportsman drag racing.

Our Three Best Years of Racing

After listening to a local sports talk radio show, Jed brings to the show a really cool concept. Choose your 3 best years of racing EVER. Luke and Jed both go down memory lane to pick out their 3 favorite/best/most impactful years of racing out of their storied careers. An incredibly interesting show, tune in now!

Huge New Years Nationals in Bradenton!

Luke and Jed talk heavily about the New Years Nationals in Bradenton, a huge car count, Jr’s at a big money race, a “Pre-Stage” battle trying to get thrown out?!?!?! Huh? Tune in for an entertaining and action packed show!

2021 NHRA Stock Eliminator Champion Jerry Emmons

2021 NHRA Stock Eliminator Champion Jerry Emmons joins Luke and Jed, to discuss his incredible 2021 season. After years and years of being a top finisher, but that having the championship allude him, Jerry discusses why it stayed just out of reach for so long. Jerry reflects on this season, and how some of his late fathers words would come to him in rough times. An incredibly insightful conversation, you will not want to miss. Tune in now!!