Carolina Thunder Motorcycle Drag Racing
Chris Rasile Bio

Chris is no stranger to Motorcycle Drag Racing.   Chris has been building and drag racing motorcycles since 1984 and is still drag racing motorcycles today.

Christopher R. Rasile
Fast Lane Cycles Racing
Achievements in Motorcycle Drag Racing 1984 to Present


  • Chris has won over 200 Motorcycle Drag Races in his career.
  • Chris is a Six (6) Time National Champion and an Eight (8) Time East Coast Champion.
  • Chris is credited with Fifteen (15) top Ten (10) World Championship Finishes.
  • Chris has earned Four (4) #1 Plates in his racing career and is looking to add #5 in 2019
  • Check out pictures of some of Chris’s Trophies, Bikes, Magazine Cover and Articles Plus some of his bikes at the bottom of this page.

Chris holds the Worlds First Nine (9) Second Modified Street HD  @  9.845
A Total of Fifty Five (55) Elapse Time (ET) and Mile Per Hour Records
In Seven (7) Different Organizations

AHDRA            All Harley Drag Racing Association
AMRA              American Motorcycle Racing Association
IDBA                International Drag Bike Association
IMRA               International Motorcycle Racing Association
DBUSA             Drag Bike U.S.A.
ECRA               East Coast Racing Association
MDRA             Motorcycle Drag Racing Association


1987             Drag Bike U.S.A. National #5 Production Eliminator
1988            Drag Bike U.S.A. National #8 Production Eliminator
1990            Drag Bike U.S.A. National #3 Competition Eliminator
1990            Yankee Division Champion for Competition Eliminator Dragbike U.S.A.
1990            ECRA  #1 Sportsman Eliminator. First Year Class 11.30 Index
1991             ECRA   #2 Sportsman Eliminator
1991             Drag Bike U.S.A. National #1 Pro Twin 11.50 Index
1991             Drag Bike U.S.A. National #4 Production Eliminator
1992             ECRA   Competition Eliminator #2. First Year Index 10.30
1993            Winner C/E Class at World Finials(September 19, 1993)
1993             AHDRA  National Finials, Rockingham NC (Oct. 10, 1993) Runner Up Modified Class
1993             AMRA  World Finials, Florida (Nov. 7, 1993) Runner Up Pro Stock
1994             ECRA   Awards Banquet, Atlantic City NJ (January 8, 1994).   Presented with the “Sportsman Rider Of The Year” Award for 1993  (First Year Award Was Given)
1994            ECRA   Competition Eliminator #7 and Super Modified # 6
1994            AHDRA    National #9 Modified Eliminator
1995             ECRA   Competition Eliminator #4 and Pro Gas #3
1996            Chris was on the cover of Thunder Alley Magazine, April 1996 Issue
1998            Chris was Runner Up at American Iron Magazines FLASH – “Fastest Legal All Street Harleys” events in 1998 at the H-D 95 Anniversary Event at Great Lakes Dragway in Wisconsin.
1999            Chris is runner up in Grand Bend Canada with my XR-1000 in 1999.   Coverage and his photo posted below.
1999             AHDRA    Unlimited Street Class National #5
1999             AHDRA   Unlimited Street Class Eastern Division #7
2001            Chris set the U Class Record in 2001 with quick times of 9.06 and 5.66 in the 1/8th mile. Chris was in the magazine article listed below with this accomplishment.
2004            Hannun HD Screaming Eagle Series Modified Champion #5
2005            NETO V-Twin Plus Nostalgia M/C Class Champion # 1


In 2019 Chis is racing with CTMDR and one of his goals in 2019 is to win the 2019 Sportster Championship and add the Sportster Champions Trophy, the Championship Ring and the Sportster #1 Plate  to his Trophy Collection.

Chris winning the 2019 Sportster Championship, his bike will be featured in the
“Carolina Thunder Motorcycle Drag Racing 2020 Calendar”.