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LET'S GET FAST INTERVIEWS BOBBY MARTIN
Sep 3, 2014
Author: Bobby Martin

There are a lot of exciting activities to report, so it's time for an update. Thanks to everyone who has been checking in.

250 MPH RACE DRIVER BOBBY MARTIN TO SPEAK AT FREE METHODIST CHURCH IN ROCHESTER PA
Jan 28, 2014
Author: Bobby Martin

Iím honored to be the keynote speaker at the Wild Game Dinner this Friday and Saturday at the Free Methodist Church in Rochester PA.

WHERE'S SPRING? ALSO, DRAG RACING WITH A MODERN MUSCLE MACHINE
Mar 22, 2013
Author: Bobby Martin

I hope things are turning green where you are. Here, not so much. In fact it's snowing as I write.

CAN YOU TAKE THREE DAYS OF ME?
Jan 29, 2013
Author: Bobby Martin

It's the first All In Men's Weekend coming up Feb 1-3. Yes, not men's night, or full day men's conference, but a weekend retreat.

CLINT HURDLE TO SPEAK AT BEAVER FALLS CHURCH
Nov 7, 2012
Author: Bobby Martin

The Big Night is here! No, not the election, it's Pirates Manager Clint Hurdle making a very special appearance at Chippewa Evangelical Free Church.

FEEL THE POWER
Oct 15, 2012
Author: Bobby Martin

Phrases like "feel the power" and "Night Under Fire" are popular to promote special drag racing events. On Thursday night October 18th, men will experience a different kind of power.

WE ARE IN THIS WORLD FOR A REASON; MINE IS TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE
Oct 8, 2012
Author: Bobby Martin

Those are the words of Pittsburgh Pirates Manager Clint Hurdle. His appearance in Beaver Falls is confirmed. The event is the All In Men's Night at Chippewa Evangelical Free Church on Thursday night, November the 8th. Here's the lowdown.

MAJOR LEAGUE MEN'S CONFERENCE
Oct 2, 2012
Author: Bobby Martin

Christian Sports International (CSI) has just confirmed a date with Pittsburgh Pirates Manager Clint Hurdle to appear at an All-In Men's Night. We're very excited about this special event, and it's coming up fast!

BACK HOME IN INDIANA
Sep 20, 2012
Author: Bobby Martin

This Saturday, September 22nd, I have the privilege of appearing with a pretty strong team of sports guys at the All In Men's Conference in Indiana, PA.

ALL IN MEN'S NIGHTS
Apr 11, 2012
Author: Bobby Martin

A Life-Challenging Game Plan for each man's journey.

RECORD ATTENDANCE, ALL-STAR LINEUP HIGHLIGHT ERIE MEN'S CONFERENCE
Mar 23, 2012
Author: Bobby Martin

On Saturday, March 24th, Christian Sports International hosts its latest All-In Men's Conference.

Bobby to Appear at Leechburg High School
Mar 13, 2012
Author: Bobby Martin

Bobby Martin will lead off a list of special guest speakers for the Leechburg High School Workforce Development Skills event on Wednesday, March 14th.

ERIE MEN ARE ALL IN
Oct 21, 2011
Author: Bobby Martin

What a great response to the CSI All-In Men's Conference in Erie PA!

DOUBLE HEADER WEEK
Oct 20, 2011
Author: Bobby Martin

On Sunday, October 23rd, I have the privilege of delivering the message at the First United Methodist Church in Blairsville, PA.

NIGHT UNDER FIRE GOES UP IN SMOKE FOR RUSH WILLYS
Aug 20, 2011
Author: Bobby Martin

Event exceeds expectations. What an extravaganza!

THE STARS WILL BE OUT AT NIGHT UNDER FIRE
Aug 11, 2011
Author: Bobby Martin

The line-up of name drivers at this event is indeed stellar!

NORWALK NIGHT OF FIRE UPDATE
Aug 10, 2011
Author: Bobby Martin

We have the stoutest tune-up ever in the car right now.

SPIKE FEELS READY FOR NIGHT UNDER FIRE & BOBBY TO APPEAR WITH PITTSBURGH SPORTS LEGENDS
Aug 2, 2011
Author: Bobby Martin

Pittsburgh is known for championship level major league sports in football and baseball, but how about drag racing?

AUTOGRAPH SESSION UPDATE
Jun 24, 2011
Author: Bobby Martin

There are TWO autograph sessions Friday at Norwalk.

BIG WEEKEND FOR BOBBY MARTIN RACING
Jun 23, 2011
Author: Bobby Martin

Lots going on this weekend starting with a special guest appearance at the NHRA Summit Nationals at Summit Racing Equipment Motorsports Park Norwalk.

2011 RUSH WILLYS TO DEBUT AT LANCASTER
May 21, 2011
Author: Bobby Martin

Our friends at Dodge have made big news with a near total revamp of their
product line.

MAJOR DRAG RACING COUP: THE RUSH WILLYS AND DRIVER BOBBY MARTIN TO APPEAR AT NIGHT UNDER FIRE!!!
Apr 16, 2011
Author: Bobby Martin

Press Release Announcement, followed by more info for fans, followed by even more info for Hard Core fans!

IT'S ABOUT GUYS, GIRLS, LIFE, DEATH, BLAZING, CHOICES
Apr 1, 2011
Author: Bobby Martin

How relavent does it get! On Friday night, April 8th, I'll return to Punxatawney PA for WAKE 2011.

BOBBY MARTIN RACING SPRING ACTIVITY UPDATE
Mar 17, 2011
Author: Bobby Martin

Spring has sprung, the grass is riz, I wonder where the posies is! The bird is on the wing, but that's absurd, I thought the wing was on the bird!

FALL CLEAN UP AT Bobby Martin RACING
Oct 29, 2010
Author: Bobby Martin

We finally got to a Pittsburgh Pro Mod race and boy what a cool deal that was.

MEN'S CONFERENCE A HIT, RUSH WILLYS RETURNS WITH NEW LOOK
Oct 6, 2010
Author: Bobby Martin

The "All In Men's Conference" held Saturday in Zelienople was a resounding success and Frankenstein is at it again!.

ALL IN MEN'S CONFERENCE HAS SPORTS THEME WITH ALL-STAR LINEUP
Oct 1, 2010
Author: Bobby Martin

So much has been going on I haven't been able to update the site, but I had to take a second to tell you about an amazing event coming up tomorrow, Saturday October 2nd. Yeah, I know, short notice, but check out this lineup of speakers and performers.

FROM THE BEACH TO THE 'BURGH
Sep 23, 2010
Author: Bobby Martin

Two very different events with the CAP CHARGER

CAP CHARGER ON THE ROAD THIS WEEK
Sep 12, 2010
Author: Bobby Matin

The CHARGER and Bobby both speak this weekend!

RUSH WILLYS "FEELING THE LOVE" AT MAPLE GROVE
Aug 25, 2010
Author: Bobby Martin

"We love you guys!" -- Vito Micciolo, NEOPMA Marketing
see photos of this event here

STERLING'S RUSH WILLYS TO MAKE NEOPMA DEBUT
Aug 19, 2010
Author: Bobby Martin

Spike Sterling's Rush Willys with driver Bobby Martin will make its debut

SPIKEíS RUSH WILLYS WINS FIRST RACE ENTERED!
Aug 12, 2010
Author: Bobby Martin

Weíre Top Eliminator at Sunday Niagara!!
Also, Bobby goes to school!

BOBBY MARTIN TO TRAVEL WITH FRANK HAWLEY'S DRAG RACING SCHOOL
Jul 14, 2010
Author: Bobby Martin

I'm very excited to work for Frank Hawley at his upcoming schools in Atlanta, Norwalk, and Indy.

BIG WEEK TO BE A ROCK AND NOT TO ROLL
Jul 6, 2010
Author: Bobby Martin

I hope you had a great Fourth of July Celebration. The fireworks will go on the rest of the week here.

RUSH TEAM GETS THE WILLYS AT THOMPSON
Jul 6, 2010
Author: Bobby Martin

Frankensteinís monster goes to the edge. Jesus takes the wheel. Scary photos included.

DEPT. OF CORRECTIONS
May 26, 2010
Author: Bobby Martin

This just demonstrates my rookieness in this type of racing.

THE RACE IS ON
May 25, 2010
Author: Bobby Martin

It's official, we'll be at "Asphalt Wars" this Saturday

STILL NO RUSH, EXCEPT FOR POWER MACHINE
May 25, 2010
Author: Bobby Martin

It's a good thing you can rock when it rains.

RUSH WILLYS TO MAKE COMPETITION DEBUT AT "PITTSBURGH PRO MODS"
May 13, 2010
Author: Bobby Martin

"This is totally different from driving a Funny Car"

BOBBY MARTIN AND CHARGER FUNNY CAR TO APPEAR AT PICKAWAY-ROSS
Apr 29, 2010
Author: Bobby Martin

Veteran Funny Car pilot and reigning NHRA U.S. Nationals Champion Bobby Martin will appear with his 3200 horsepower Dodge Charger Top Alcohol Funny Car for a two day visit to Pickaway-Ross Career and Technology Center April 30th and May 1st.

BOBBY MARTIN RACING NEWS
Apr 20, 2010
Author: Bobby Martin

VP Racing Fuels Returns as sponsor for 2010, Bobby Martin on the cover of Drag Racer Magazine and Rush Willys 2010 Racing Schedule Announced

FINISH YOUR TAX THEN RELAX AT MAC'S
Apr 14, 2010
Author: Bobby Martin

The MARTIN BROTHERS POWER MACHINE makes their triumphant return to Syracuse Thursday night!

NEOPMA WELCOMES SPIKE STERLING AND BOBBY MARTIN
Mar 31, 2010
Author: Bobby Martin

NEOPMA is the Northeast Outlaw Pro Mod Association. It's clear just from the website that this group does everything first class.
Here's the write-up that the "1320 Pro Mod Warriors" put up about our team.

SPIKE AND BOBBY JOIN 1320 PRO MOD WARRIORS!!
Mar 24, 2010
Author: Bobby Martin

If you think "1320 Pro Mod Warriors" sounds like a wild, extreme, out-of-control drag racing series with shockingly over-powered, outrageous race cars, you've got it right.

PARKERTECH RACING ANNOUNCES A NEW DIRECTION FOR 2010
Feb 12, 2010
Author: Bobby Martin

ParkerTech and Bobby Martin will go in separate directions in 2010.

BOBBY'S CHARGER AND SPIKE'S WILLYS TO APPEAR TOGETHER / BOBBY AND FRANK TO APPEAR TOGETHER
Jan 29, 2010
Author: Bobby Martin

Big doubleheaders on two consecutive weekends!

WHAT'S UP FOR 2010?
Jan 11, 2010
Author: Bobby Martin

It's been snowing for two weeks with temps barely out of the teens. Time to talk racing.

PARKERTECH DRIVER GETS HOMETOWN RECOGNITION
Nov 19, 2009
Author: Bobby Martin

Bobby Martin, who played sports in high school but was anything but a star, years later appears on the sports page of the newspaper he read while growing up, The Niagara Gazette.

CHAMPIONS AT WORK (AND DOING THE CHICKEN DANCE TOO)
Nov 16, 2009
Author: Bobby Martin

My visit to the SkillsUSA Ohio State Conference was thrilling, inspiring, educational, and gratifying. But never let it be said that Skills is all work and no play.

BOBBY MARTIN KEYNOTE SPEAKER AT SKILLSUSA OHIO LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE
Nov 9, 2009
Author: Bobby Martin

Bobby Martin, recognized nationwide as a leading proponent of vocational education, will take to the podium on Thursday, November 12, 2009 as a special guest of SkillsUSA Ohio.

DOOR WARS POSTPONED
Oct 9, 2009
Author: Bobby Martin

Bill Bader can't control the weather, but he did not want to cancel Door Wars. Since we can't race in the rain, he did the next best thing, by saying, "Let's do it next week."

NEW RUSH WILLYS PIX, AND POWER MACHINE UPDATE
Oct 7, 2009
Author: Bobby Martin

HOT BULLETINS FOR PARKERTECH RACING, RUSH WILLYS, AND POWER MACHINE
Sep 22, 2009
Author: Bobby Martin

Fans of all-out extreme drag racing, and crank it to 11 rock, this is for you!

MORE INDY, BOWLING GREEN DRAMA, RUSH WILLYS, and BOBBYíS BAND. Whatís NEXT?
Sep 16, 2009
Author: Bobby Martin

I left you on the starting line with Tony Bartone. What happens next is totally wild!

PARKERTECH TEAM WINS U.S. NATIONALS
Sep 14, 2009
Author: Bobby Martin

It's the Granddaddy of them all, The Big One, The Big Go.

BIG RACES YET TO COME
Aug 10, 2009
Author: Bobby Martin

Have you seen the log jam in the D3 TAFC points? What that means is that Bowling Green is a Must Win.

SCHOOL'S IN FOR THE SUMMER
Jul 25, 2009
Author: Bobby Martin

The Parkertech team won't only be going to school at Columbus this weekend; we'll also be traveling to visit two major automotive colleges.

NOT THE EXPERIENCE WE HOPED FOR
Jul 10, 2009
Author: Bobby Martin

"This is one of those suck it up events that could determine the course of the entire season. Is it a must-win? In a lot of ways, yes."

IT'S THE NORWALK EXPERIENCE, BABY
Jun 23, 2009
Author: Bobby Martin

It's another first for me. The Parkertech/Lane Automotive team is going to a national event as the defending champions.

IT'S TIME FOR THE ALL STAR GAME
May 27, 2009
Author: Bobby Martin

Every sport has its All-Star event. What an awesome privilege it is to drive the Parkertech Charger in Drag Racing's version!

COUNTDOWN TO THE CAVALCADE
May 13, 2009
Author: Bobby Martin

The Cavalcade of Stars is one of the classic shows that got me hooked on Funny Car racing back in the day. It's an awesome thrill to drive with Parkertech Racing in the new Cavalcade of Stars this weekend at Norwalk.

WE WON INDY!
Apr 29, 2009
Author: Bobby Martin

The ParkerTech team won the opening D3 event of the year and clinched a berth in the Jegís All-Stars event in Chicago.

Parkertech team takes first win of 2009
Apr 27, 2009
Author: Parkertech Racing Services

In the final round from O'Reilly Raceway Park defending NHRA Lucas Oil Top Alcohol Funny Car North Central Division Champion Bobby Martin scored the win at this the opening divisional event.

ParkerTech Racing Services and Bobby Martin Are Going to the Races
Apr 21, 2009
Author: Bobby Martin

A repeat of their successful 2008 season is at the top of their agenda

BOBBY MARTIN AND CAP CHARGER TO FIRE-UP TIDEWATER GRAND OPENING
Apr 15, 2009
Author: Bobby Martin

NHRA's reining Division 3 Top Alcohol Funny Car Champion and 2008 Driver of the Year Bobby Martin will perform a fire-up demonstration with his race
car, the CAP CHARGER at Tidewater Community College in Chesapeake Virginia on Monday, April 20th.

PARKERTECH TEAM FEATURED AT BíLASTER CAVALCADE OF STARS.
Apr 10, 2009
Author: Bobby Martin

Uber-Promoter Bill Bader offers buy 1 GET THREE FREE!!

HEY WHASSUP?
Mar 18, 2009
Author: Bobby Martin

We have new photos from the NHRA Division 3 Awards Banquet, and an update on Parkertech's plans for the 2009 racing season.

AWARDS BAQUET, THE BEACH, AND NOT SO SILLY SEASON
Jan 21, 2009
Author: Bobby Martin

Following a Great í08, what do we do for an encore?

2008 Champions honored and special award winners crowned at awards banquet
Jan 15, 2009
Author: Division 3 NHRA

Parkertech Team Division Champions Spitzer Cup Winners Bobby Martin Driver of the Year

CAP CHARGER to be FEATURED AT 2009 HAMPTON ROADS INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW
Dec 9, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

Bobby Martin's CAP CHARGER Top Alcohol Funny Car will be a featured attraction at the 2009 Hampton Roads International Auto Show at the Virginia Beach Convention Center January 9-11.

IT'S NOT OVER YET
Nov 27, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

It was a nice showing at one the toughest races in Alcohol Funny Car history.

CURTAIN CLOSES ON KILLER SEASON
Nov 20, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

DIVISION 3 CHAMPIONS - #8 IN THE COUNTRY

Cerritos College Makes an Appearance at the NHRA Automobile Club World Finals
Nov 20, 2008
Author: Lesley Wheeler

Schools Chrysler's College Automotive Program (CAP) Represented at Career Fair and Races by Top Alcohol Funny Car

ParkerTech Racing Services Dodge Charger NHRA Top Alcohol Funny Car
Nov 11, 2008
Author: Charlie Henry

California, Here They Come

WILD WEST HAS ALL THE BEST
Nov 6, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

Have you seen the totally sick entry list for the NHRA Finals in Pomona? This race will be an alky-fest of unprecedented proportions!

IT'S COUNTDOWN TIME FOR US TOO
Oct 22, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

There's lots of talk about the Powerade Countdown to the Championship. But here in the Top Alcohol classes, there's a war going on as well.

BOBBY MARTINDALE
Oct 21, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

Itís always tough when we lose a fellow racer, and for me it hits even closer to home when itís a Funny Car guy.

TIME TO GET 'ER DONE IN DALLAS
Sep 16, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

As I write this, our Parkertech/Lane Automotive/CAP team is in the Top Ten nationally. A lot can happen in Dallas

THE BUBBLE POPS, AND SO DOES OUR BLOWER AT INDY
Sep 5, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

It's been a dream season for us this year, but we got a taste of reality on our double header trips to Bowling Green and Indy.

BOWLING FOR DOLLARS, THEN THE BIG GO
Aug 21, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

There are double headers, then there's finishing the Division 3 season and racing at the U.S. Nationals on back-to-back weekends.

PARKERTECH DODGE NEARLY DOUBLES IN COLUMBUS, CAP CHARGER ROCKS POWER CRUISE
Aug 8, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

And we have some hot photos too!

POWER CRUISE WITH CAP CHARGER RETURNS JULY 30th
Jul 23, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

Race cars, Street Rods, Customs, Bikes, and racing Karts will all be part of the action Wednesday, July 30th at 4pm at Chippewa E Free Church, 239 Braun Road, Beaver Falls, PA.

COLUMBUS DOUBLE HEADER THIS WEEKEND
Jul 23, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

Coming off two consecutive wins, our Parkertech/Lane/CAP team looks forward to running two races in one weekend in Columbus.

PARKERTECH/LANE AUTOMOTIVE/CAP DODGE ON THE COVER OF NATIONAL DRAGSTER
Jul 11, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

Since 2002, the title page of bobbymartinracing.com has featured a link to Bob Frey's article, "He Could Go All the Way!" Thanks for your confidence Bob.

ACTION, ADVENTURE, AND ROMANCE ON REALITY TV
Jul 8, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

Back in the eighties I scored my first win at Quaker City Dragway. I was a weekly bracket racer there going for points. Someone asked me (it was Christina Clements, who was actually running a factory-backed Yugo at the time) what it felt like to get my first win. I told her it wasn't that big a deal.

Dodge Charger R/T NHRA Top Alcohol Funny Car - The Lane Automotive/CAP Team Sweeps the Field at Norwalk
Jul 2, 2008
Author: Charlie Henry

A second consecutive win and two firsts make the race special for Bobby Martin

SCOTT KALITTA, GONE SUDDENLY
Jun 25, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

ParkerTech team owner Frank Parker worked on Scott's crew in Top Alcohol and Fuel Funny Car. Scott will be fondly remembered and sorely missed. God Bless Connie, Cathy, Corey and Colin Kalitta, the crew, other family and friends.

Lane Automotive/CAP Dodge Charger in the Rt. 66 Winner's Circle
Jun 20, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

It was a stormy weekend with 18 tough teams vying for a slot in the 8-car show, and monsoon rains that have terrorized the Midwest this year. I can only say this, what a tremendous display of ability and perseverance by Frank and Dan Parker, Larry Radke, Kevin Wilhelms, and Kyle Pelfrey! The numbers say it all.

HOT ACTION IN CHICAGO, HOT NEW VIDEO FROM NORWALK
Jun 11, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

Qualifying #5 in one of the hottest fields in the history of Top Alcohol Funny Car shows the progress the Parkertech/Lane Automotive/CAP team is making.

TURNING IT UP TO 11
Jun 3, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

We're Rockin' in June!

PARKERTECH TEAM HITS 5.50'S AT NORWALK, WILL BE AT LANE AUTOMOTIVE
May 22, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

The Parkertech Charger was first to the finish line on all its runs at Norwalk. We missed #1 qualifier by 2 thousandths.

RARE PRE-ENTRY LIST FOR CAVALCADE OF STARS AT NORWALK
May 15, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

In a very rare move, Summit Motorsports Park has released the entry list for this weekend's super bash.

MARTIN AT MARTIN! RESULTS: A NEW CAREER BEST
May 12, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

How about this? At the track where I made my debut as an NHRA licensed Funny Car driver, I ran a career best lap in Frank Parker's Lane Automotive Charger.

WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE?
May 8, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

Hang on! The next two weekends will feature some of the wildest drag racing we've seen in a long time.

SAVING MONEY ON GAS
May 2, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

One of the easiest and most effective ways to save money on gas is simply to buy from the station that has the best price.

HOT NEW PIX OF PARKERTECH/LANE AUTOMOTIVE/CAP CHARGER, BURNOUT ACTION FOOTAGE, AND THE STORY OF THE BEST DRAG RACE OF MY CAREER!
Apr 23, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

It may be the best drag race in the history of Top Alcohol Funny Car. Bottom line: TWO lead changes and a Margin of Victory of LESS than 2 Thousandths of a second!

APRIL MADNESS
Apr 11, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

It may not be as famous or sound as good as March Madness, but it's going to be crazy around here the next couple of weeks.

APRIL MIDWEST TOUR WITH A TWIST UNDERWAY
Mar 31, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

This week I'm excited to once again visit my Oklahoma friends at OSU Okmulgee.

READY TO GOBBLE UP THE GATORS EXPERIENCE
Mar 6, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

I've never been more psyched about going to a race than I am about this year's Gatornationals.

"JAKE THE SNAKE" LOVING LIFE AT GWINNETT
Mar 6, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

Ya gotta walk the walk, not just talk the talk. I've been talking about Chrysler's CAP program, and what a great choice it is to start your career path, for nearly 15 year.

BOBBY MARTIN TO DRIVE PARKERTECH DODGE IN '08
Feb 28, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin


It's official. I have the privilege and honor of wheeling the always-tough ParkerTech Dodge Charger Funny Car for the season.

IT'S SHOWTIME
Jan 24, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

After a great outing at the Hampton Roads Auto Show in Virginia Beach VA, (my first time there, by the way) I'm off to the Buffalo Auto Show February 6th through the 10th.

Happy New Year!
Jan 9, 2008
Author: Bobby Martin

It's been a while and there has been a lot going on. Still working on plans for this year.

CAP CHARGER AND BOBBY GUESTS OF CRANBERRY BAPTIST CHURCH THIS SUNDAY
Oct 12, 2007
Author: Bobby Martin

I have the awesome privilege of filling the pulpit (yes, I'll be delivering the day's sermon message!) at Cranberry Baptist church this Sunday, Oct 14th, at 11am.

WHAT'S NEXT?
Sep 17, 2007
Author: Bobby Martin

The 2007 season is winding down for the CAP CHARGER team. Here's what's coming up along with the "Indy Insider"...



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