IHRA Summit Pro-Am Division 9 @ Piedmont Dragway

Racers enjoy rare Division 9 doubleheader weekend at Piedmont Dragway Young, Smith grab pair of finals at crucial D9 competition JULIAN, N.C. (July 2, 2013) – After a rainout forced the postponement of the Summit Racing Equipment Pro-Am Tour presented by AMSOIL event at Rockingham Dragway … [Read more...]

MELLO YELLO SERIES RESULTS SUNDAY FROM ROUTE 66 RACEWAY IN CHICAGO

SCHUMACHER, HAGAN, COUGHLIN AND RAY EARN MELLO YELLO SERIES VICTORIES AT O’REILLY AUTO PARTS ROUTE 66 NHRA NATIONALS IN CHICAGO JOLIET, Ill. – Tony Schumacher raced to the Top Fuel victory in spectacular fashion Sunday as his U.S. Army dragster’s 8,000-horsepower engine exploded in a huge … [Read more...]

MELLO YELLO SERIES RESULTS SATURDAY FROM ROUTE 66 RACEWAY IN CHICAGO

CAPPS RECORDS FIRST THREE-SECOND FUNNY CAR RUN IN ROUTE 66 RACEWAY HISTORY TO LEAD NHRA MELLO YELLO SERIES QUALIFYING Lucas, Edwards and M. Smith also earn No. 1 qualifying positions at O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Route 66 Nationals in Chicago JOLIET, Ill. – Ron Capps led a parade of three-second … [Read more...]

FORCE, SCHUMACHER, EDWARDS AND POLLACHECK LEAD O’REILLY AUTO PARTS NHRA ROUTE 66 NATIONALS QUALIFYING FRIDAY IN CHICAGO

JOLIET, Ill. – John Force kept his recent hot streak going Friday at Route 66 Raceway by powering to the qualifying lead in Funny Car at the O’Reilly Auto Parts Route 66 NHRA Nationals presented by Super Start Batteries. Tony Schumacher (Top Fuel), Mike Edwards (Pro Stock) and Scotty Pollacheck … [Read more...]

BOISE-BAKERSFIELD BLITZ: SECOND RACE IN SERIES, HORAN JR. REMAINS TOP POINTS EARNER

POMONA, Calif. - Prolong(r) Super Lubricants continues to support the NHRA Heritage Series nitro funny cars in the Boise-Bakersfield Blitz as the second round of the series was on June 15 at Auto Club Famoso Raceway. 16 nitro funny cars participated in the second round of the Blitz and Dan Horan Jr. … [Read more...]

Steve’s Stats: 2012 Driver Earnings

Here is Steve Klemetti's 2012 driver earnings list. This year, Steve added Pro Mod round winnings (but does not include any sort of championship series bonuses). The list is based on the Pro Classes, Pro Mod, Top Alcohol Dragster, and Top Alcohol Funny Car round wins, Pro national top 10 Full … [Read more...]

NHRA NEWS: RAIN CANCELS FINAL QUALIFYING SESSIONS AT MAC TOOLS U. S. NATIONALS PRESENTED BY AUTO-PLUS; MASSEY, C. FORCE, ENDERS AND HINES RETAIN TOP QUALIFYING POSITIONS

BROWNSBURG, Ind. – Persistent rains have forced NHRA officials to cancel the final two qualifying sessions for the Mac Tools U. S. Nationals presented by Auto-Plus at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis on Sunday. The fields for all the Full Throttle Drag Racing Series categories -- Top Fuel, Funny … [Read more...]