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NHRA Notes: Glenn Named Top Rookie
Friday, 19 Nov, 2021 – 10:31 | Comments Off on NHRA Notes: Glenn Named Top Rookie
NHRA Notes: Glenn Named Top Rookie

Dallas Glenn has followed the line of succession at Ken Black Racing to 2021 NHRA Rookie of the Year honors.
Glenn posted three wins and five final-round appearances during his debut Pro Stock season to top …

Torrence Becomes A Top Fuel Four-Timer
Monday, 15 Nov, 2021 – 12:18 | Comments Off on Torrence Becomes A Top Fuel Four-Timer
Torrence Becomes A Top Fuel Four-Timer

Steve Torrence added his name and “them Capco Boys” to a list of drag racing royalty Sunday afternoon in Southern California, and promised he’d be back at work at the family construction business in Kilgore, …

Anderson Aims to Cap Historic Pro Stock Season
Sunday, 14 Nov, 2021 – 10:37 | Comments Off on Anderson Aims to Cap Historic Pro Stock Season
Anderson Aims to Cap Historic Pro Stock Season

World championships in NHRA’s four professional classes will be decided Sunday at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona, where Greg Anderson is poised to cap an historic Pro Stock season.
In the hunt for his fifth world …

Capps Eyeing Flopper Firsts In Pomona
Saturday, 13 Nov, 2021 – 10:31 | Comments Off on Capps Eyeing Flopper Firsts In Pomona
Capps Eyeing Flopper Firsts In Pomona

Longtime NHRA Funny Car star Ron Capps is counting on a career-first to close-out his second world championship this weekend at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona.
A fulltime competitor in Funny Car since 1997, Capps never …

Larson Cashes In On His Second Chance
Monday, 8 Nov, 2021 – 17:17 | Comments Off on Larson Cashes In On His Second Chance
Larson Cashes In On His Second Chance

Eighteen months ago Kyle Larson didn’t know if he would ever race again in NASCAR, but the 29-year-old driver received a second chance, one on which he capitalized, transforming it into a Cup Series championship.
The …

Championship Bout Is Gibbs vs. Hendrick
Monday, 1 Nov, 2021 – 7:29 | Comments Off on Championship Bout Is Gibbs vs. Hendrick
Championship Bout Is Gibbs vs. Hendrick

MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Early in the 2021 NASCAR Cup season, Kyle Larson and Denny Hamlin left little doubt they were title contenders this year, but the championship round has now turned into a Hendrick Motorsports …

Patience Takes Back Seat To Advancing In Truck Race
Sunday, 31 Oct, 2021 – 8:31 | Comments Off on Patience Takes Back Seat To Advancing In Truck Race
Patience Takes Back Seat To Advancing In Truck Race

MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Short-track racing unleashes raw emotions and Saturday’s Camping World Truck Series United Rentals 200 at Martinsville Speedway was no exception in the “hard and ugly sport.”
A lack of respect on the race …

Top Fueler Hart Closing In On NHRA’s Top Rookie Honor
Friday, 29 Oct, 2021 – 8:56 | Comments Off on Top Fueler Hart Closing In On NHRA’s Top Rookie Honor
Top Fueler Hart Closing In On NHRA’s Top Rookie Honor

Josh Hart’s impressive on-track performance as an NHRA Top Fuel rookie has been complemented by an inspiring back-story featuring a legendary mentor.
A two-time national event winner this season, Hart is among 11 candidates vying for …

Ganassi Grows IMSA Program
Thursday, 21 Oct, 2021 – 13:54 | Comments Off on Ganassi Grows IMSA Program
Ganassi Grows IMSA Program

Chip Ganassi Racing will add a second V-Performance Academy Cadillac DPi-V.R and three new fulltime drivers to its 2022 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship team.
The two entries will be driven by returning Cadillac DPi-V.R veteran Renger …

DeJoria Thunders Back To Victory Lane
Tuesday, 19 Oct, 2021 – 13:28 | Comments Off on DeJoria Thunders Back To Victory Lane
DeJoria Thunders Back To Victory Lane

Funny Car driver Alexis DeJoria and crew chief Del Worsham turned back time Sunday at Bristol Dragway with a victory in the 20th annual NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals.
Racing at one of her favorite tracks, DeJoria …