OVERVIEW
Drag Racing magazine was a full-size monthly publication with a primary focus on drag racing.  The first issue was published in February, 1964 by Lou Kimzey and his Kimtex Corporation. The magazine was re-titled in 1970 as Drag Racing USA, and there was a change in ownership.  It continued under the new title until June, 1975.

Modern Rod, Drag Racing and Drag Strip titles were published by companies owned by Lou Kimzey Sr.  In the 1950s, Mr Kimzey published DIG magazine, and in the 1960s published teen and adult titles including Cavalier, Teenville, Black Belt and Teenset. And in June, 1971 he started Easyriders, the first biker lifestyle magazine. Mr. Kimzey died in Los Angeles in 1997 at age 69.

The table of contents can be seen by clicking on the  icon.

PUBLICATION DATA
Drag Racing had six years of publisher provided net paid circulation data.  It was consistently near the bottom of the list of automotive titles printed and distributed.  At the #15 or #16 position, monthly print volumes ranged from 13,800 to 17,000. 

CONTENT COMPLETENESS:
A total of 57 issues were published from February, 1964 through December, 1969. All cover images are complete, and we are still collecting table of content pages.

Feb 1964
Feb 1964 Vol 1 No 1
May 1964
May 1964 Vol 1 No 2
July 1964
July 1964 Vol 1 No 3
Sept 1964
Sept 1964 Vol 1 No 4
Nov 1964
Nov 1964 Vol 1 No 5
Jan 1965
Jan 1965 Vol 1 No 6
Mar 1965
Mar 1965 Vol 2 No 1
Apr 1965
Apr 1965 Vol 2 No 2
May 1965
May 1965 Vol 2 No 3
July 1965
July 1965 Vol 2 No 4
Aug 1965
Aug 1965 Vol 2 No 5
Sept 1965
Sept 1965 Vol 2 No 6
Oct 1965
Oct 1965 Vol 2 No 7
Nov 1965
Nov 1965 Vol 2 No 8
Dec 1965
Dec 1965 Vol 2 No 9
Feb 1966
Feb 1966 Vol 2 No 10
Mar 1966
Mar 1966 Vol 2 No 1
Apr 1966
Apr 1966 Vol 2 No 1
May 1966
May 1966 Vol 3 No 1
June 1966
June 1966 Vol 3 No 2
July 1966
July 1966 Vol 3 No 3
Aug 1966
Aug 1966 Vol 3 No 4
Sept 1966
Sept 1966 Vol 3 No 5
Oct 1966
Oct 1966 Vol 3 No 6
Nov 1966
Nov 1966 Vol 3 No 7
Dec 1966
Dec 1966 Vol 3 No 8
Jan 1967
Jan 1967 Vol 4 No 1
Feb 1967
Feb 1967 Vol 4 No 2
Mar 1967
Mar 1967 Vol 4 No 3
Apr 1967
Apr 1967 Vol 4 No 4
May 1967
May 1967 Vol 4 No 5
June 1967
June 1967 Vol 4 No 6
July 1967
July 1967 vol 4 No 7
Aug 1967
Aug 1967 Vol 4 No 8
Sept 1967
Sept 1967 Vol 4 No 9
Oct 1967
Oct 1967 Vol 4 No 10
Nov 1967
Nov 1967 vol 4 No 11
Dec 1967
Dec 1967 Vol 4 No 12
Jan 1968
Jan 1968 Vol 5 No 1
Feb 1968
Feb 1968 Vol 5 No 2
Mar 1968
Mar 1968 Vol 5 No 3
May/June 1968
May/June 1968 Vol 5 No 4
Jul/Aug 1968
Jul/Aug 1968 Vol 5 No 5
Oct 1968
Oct 1968 vol 5 No 6
Dec 1968
Dec 1968 Vol 5 No 7
Jan 1969
Jan 1969 Vol 5 No 8
Feb 1969
Feb 1969 Vol 5 No 9
Mar 1969
Mar 1969 Vol 5 No 10
Apr 1969
Apr 1969 Vol 5 No 11
May 1969
May 1969 vol 5 No 12
June 1969
June 1969 Vol 6 No 1
Jul 1969
Jul 1969 Vol 6 No 2
Aug 1969
Aug 1969 Vol 6 No 3
Sept 1969
Sept 1969 Vol 6 No 4
Oct 1969
Oct 1969 Vol 6 No 5
Nov 1969
Nov 1969 Vol 6 No 6
Dec 1969
Dec 1969 Vol 6 No 7
Last Issue before Re-title