The 20th Annual Hillman Drags drew a large crowd on Progress Street in downtown Hillman on Saturday. There were over 30 cars, trucks, and motorcycles racing against the clock for the fastest time. The fastest in the Bike Class was Roger Bugg from Curran, Mich. on a 2003 Harley Davidson Vrod, with a time of 6.621 seconds and 105 mph. Art Carson from New Baltimore, Mich. took first in the Nitrous/Blower class racing a 1947 Plymouth with a time of 6.390 seconds and 108.38 mph. The fastest in the Carburation Class was a 1986 Chevy Chevette driven by James Bills from Mio with a time of 6.117 and 110 mph.
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