first clue I had we were going to the drags that
Was when we got off of the freeway
heading just one way.
Pomona N.H.R.A Drag
Racing Finals was all the sign said,
couldn’t believe what my eyes had just
All of the drag racing terminology
I would need to learn,
qualifying, pre-stage, and doing a burn.
lighting, deep stage, heads up, speed trap and
My head was filled with racing terms so
completely new to me.
N.H.R.A drag racing
is really an all day affair,
You need to come
early, stay late but make sure you
Bring along a hat, sunglasses, and a
blanket for the stands,
So you can try later
to maybe warm your body or your
Fans can get a pit pass before the
eliminations are to begin,
tuning up their cars hoping today they would
We were able to see all of the cars,
mechanics and drivers,
You couldn’t help but
wonder who would be among the
Back to the stands and wait
patiently for the qualifying to
Cheering for the race car or driver we
liked most with all of our heart.
slowly moving up to the staging area what a
Cars jumping from pure power enough
for any drag racing fans delight.
were motioned up to “stage” right before the
Who was the best car and
driver, well we would all soon see.
race driver there, their eyes fixed, waiting for
the green light,
They had just a quarter of a
mile down the track to get it all
At the end of the day everyone
knew who was the best,
Who had taken first
place and with stood the final test.
awesome drag race drivers and cars would be back
Visit any Friday or Saturday so you
too can see who will win.
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