Vintage Drag Racing Posters
As mentioned above, vintage car posters for sale can be found online and offline. And smaller motorsport posters for sale are usually cheaper than larger prints. From motorcycle racing to Formula One, racing posters feature a number of different motorsports. Vintage drag racing posters are a part of this list and offer a form of artwork that is both exciting and explosive for racing fans.
Drag racing began in American in the early 1900s and the first official drag place happened in California in 1938. At the very basic level, the definition of drag racing is to race a vehicle in a straight line for a short distance (usually a quarter-mile). In the 1950s, the sport's popularity grew with the establishment of the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA), which set regulations and rules for the sport and hosted its first national event in 1955. It took this sport from the beginning stages and transformed it to a professional sport with professional teams, sponsors, and drivers. Fast forward to today, it has become a multi-billion dollar industry with professional teams, lucrative rewards for winning, and corporate sponsors. It has also grown well outside of the United States and become a global phenomenon, with events held in Canada, Europe, Australia, and the Middle East.
Drag racing events draw large crowds and are a source of revenue for the communities where these events are held. It caters to a wide range of vehicles, including Top Fuel, Pro Stock, Sportsman, and Funny Car classes. It has a passionate and loyal fanbase and is a unique, yet exciting, area within motorsports that many fans enjoy.