Phillip Ivester Drag Racing

My brother, Phillip has had excellent success in drag racing, winning “an amazing” 164 events.  He’s also built many race engines and race cars over the years.    

Roger Ivester 

Race Car Wheeley




Supplemental (June 19th 2020)

I wanted to share a Dodge Demon SRT Hellcat, owned by James Caserio, MD. from Hendersonville, NC 


Dr. Caserio has been working with Phillip in how to properly stage at the starting line and other drag racing tips.  He made some fabulous runs, Thursday night at Shady Side Drag strip, near Boiling Springs, NC.  

His times are constantly in the mid-6.00’s and with speeds of 108-110 mph, in 1/8 of a mile.  

This is not just a Demon Hellcat, but a (Demonized Demon) which means in short…it now has over 900 horsepower.  

James had a 0.0200 reaction time during one run last night which is excellent, and worthy to win most any bracket race.  This means that the car moved forward an amazing 2/10 of a second after the green light!   Leave too early, and a red-light, which is automatically a disqualification.     

Phillip and Bruce Bickerton (another seasoned drag racer) are working to make Dr. Caserio a champion driver!  

They both smiled when watching his final run last night…amazed at his new-found ability to drive a “race car.”     


Dodge Demon “Hellcat” 





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