Welcome to Georgia Drag Racing, a site devoted to drag racing in and around Atlanta, Georgia. You’ll find information related to the history of drag racing in Georgia, some of the drivers, cars, and personalities involved, and links to current events and activities related to southeastern drag racing.
Our site is presented to you in 2003, 2004 and 2005 by Renfroe Mining and Grading, owned by Bogan Renfroe.
Congratulations to Bogan Renfroe for being selected to the East Coast Drag Times Hall of Fame! The Hall of Fame induction ceremony was held October 17, 2004 in Henderson, NC.
(For more information, see 2004 East Coast Drag Times Hall of Fame Inductees.)
This site will require your participation if it is to achieve its full destiny. We’d like to thank those of you who are sharing your stories, photos and memories with us.
Do you have photos from any Georgia drag racing events? Would you like to share them in our Photo Gallery? Did you participate? Everyone who had any part in Georgia drag racing is encouraged to share your Articles & Stories. Did you own a track, manage one, help in the pits or take tickets, or work in the concession stand? Were you a driver, mechanic, or sponsor of a car that raced in Georgia? Were you, or are you now, a fan of drag racing?
If so, then this site is for you!
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There are lots of pages on this site, with more to come. Sometimes it can be a bit tricky finding what you’re looking for. To make it easier, every page has a search box towards the bottom of the left column. You can use Google to search this website, JohnDilbeck.com, or the entire world wide web. Enter one or more words in the box and click the Google Search button. A results page will open in a new window.
If you want to attend a drag racing event in and around Georgia, check out our Activities and Calendar pages. If you own or manage a track in Georgia or the surrounding states, you’re invited to send us your schedules and we’ll post them in our Drag Strips section. If you submit your results, we’ll post them, as well.
Visit the Hall of Fame page to see the NHRA Division 2 outstanding contributors to drag racing in the southeast.
Would you like to buy a book, magazine, or video about auto racing in general or drag racing in particular? Drop into the Bookstore and see what you can find. Do you know of a book, video, or something else that we’ve overlooked? Let us know, and we’ll try to track it down and add it.
Do you have a race car to sell, or would you like to purchase one? How about any racing parts? Would you like to buy and sell drag racing memorabilia? Check out the Classifieds section!
Are you looking for a link to other drag racing sites? Our Directory is small, but it’ll be growing over the coming months. Do you have a website related to drag racing? Let us know and we’ll see about linking to you. We’d appreciate it if you’d link to us, and while you’re thinking about it, bookmark our site and come back to visit whenever you can.
We also have over 1,000 free electronic greeting cards you can send. There are lots of standard holidays as well as weird events you can commemorate. Tell someone happy birthday, invite him or her to dinner, or just send a pretty picture with your own comments. It’s all available in our Post Office.