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Courtney Force Wins Second Straight In Funny Car
Monday, 21 May, 2018 – 17:29 | No Comment
Courtney Force Wins Second Straight In Funny Car

Point-leader Courtney Force secured her first career back-to-back Funny Car victories Monday afternoon during the rain-delayed finals of the 30th annual Menards NHRA Heartland Nationals in Topeka, Kan.
The event at Heartland Motorsports Park was delayed after weather forced postponement Sunday evening following only two rounds of eliminations for Top Fuel and Funny Car, and one round for […]

NHRA In Topeka Postponed
Monday, 21 May, 2018 – 7:02 | No Comment
NHRA In Topeka Postponed

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An eight-hour rain delay and cooling weather later in the day forced the conclusion of the NHRA Heartland Nationals to be pushed to Monday.

Sportsman racing begins at 8 a.m. followed by the Pros at 10 a.m. Top Fuel points leader Steve Torrence is among those still in the hunt.

Millican Climbs To Top In Topeka
Sunday, 20 May, 2018 – 10:22 | No Comment
Millican Climbs To Top In Topeka

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Clay Millican rallied from the bottom of Friday’s provisional ladder to claim the Top Fuel pole as qualifying concluded for the 30th annual Menards NHRA Heartland Nationals at Heartland Motorsports Park in Topeka, Kan.
Courtney Force (Funny Car) and Deric Kramer (Pro Stock) also emerged as No. 1 qualifiers Saturday in their respective categories at the […]

Young Torrence Tops Pop At Heartland Park
Saturday, 19 May, 2018 – 8:17 | No Comment
Young Torrence Tops Pop At Heartland Park

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Top Fuel point-leader Steve Torrence is determined to maintain an impressive every-other-race victory cycle this weekend during the 30th annual Menards NHRA Heartland Nationals at Heartland Motorsports Park. And that’s bad news for Billy Torrence.
Steve out-qualified his father as the Torrences torched the provisional field Friday after the opening two rounds of time trials in […]

Ashley Set The Table For The Force Sisters
Monday, 7 May, 2018 – 19:32 | No Comment
Ashley Set The Table For The Force Sisters

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Before sisters Brittany and Courtney Force emerged as NHRA “Women of Power,” Ashley Force Hood forever changed the look of the Funny Car category on an historic Sunday afternoon at Atlanta Dragway.
A daughter of Funny Car icon John Force, Force Hood already was a fan favorite via her Sportsman career […]

Gals Outgun Guys At Southern Nationals
Sunday, 6 May, 2018 – 17:55 | Comments Off on Gals Outgun Guys At Southern Nationals
Gals Outgun Guys At Southern Nationals

Female NHRA nitro racers dominated Top Fuel and Funny Car as Leah Pritchett and Courtney Force drove to victories Sunday at the 38th annual NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway.

Vincent Nobile (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) were also victorious at the seventh of 24 events on the 2018 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series […]

History-Making Arana Jr. Zeros In On First Win Of Season
Sunday, 6 May, 2018 – 8:22 | Comments Off on History-Making Arana Jr. Zeros In On First Win Of Season
History-Making Arana Jr. Zeros In On First Win Of Season

With an NHRA milestone etched next to his name, Hector Arana Jr. is anxious to extend his family’s Pro Stock Motorcycle legacy into the win column.
Arana Jr. knocked down what arguably was the last major barrier in professional drag racing earlier this season when he became the first PSM rider to exceed 200 mph over […]

Millican On Top In Top Fuel In Atlanta
Saturday, 5 May, 2018 – 7:52 | Comments Off on Millican On Top In Top Fuel In Atlanta
Millican On Top In Top Fuel In Atlanta

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Already the quickest Top Fuel pairing on the planet, Clay Millican and crew chief David Grubnic padded their reputations for generating big-horsepower during Friday’s opening two rounds of time trials for the 38th annual NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway.
Millican set the Top Fuel track speed record at the facility […]

NHRA Underdogs Have Their Day In Concord
Monday, 30 Apr, 2018 – 7:28 | Comments Off on NHRA Underdogs Have Their Day In Concord
NHRA Underdogs Have Their Day In Concord

CONCORD, N.C. – An independent racer searching for inspiration need look no further than Steve Torrence and Cruz Pedregon, who swept the nitro classes Sunday in the NGK Spark Plugs 4-Wide Nationals at zMAX Dragway.
Both men operate as independents and in the second four-wide event this year they overpowered the multi-team giants in Top Fuel […]

Torrence Tops Top Fuelers In N.C.
Sunday, 29 Apr, 2018 – 17:21 | Comments Off on Torrence Tops Top Fuelers In N.C.
Torrence Tops Top Fuelers In N.C.

 
Steve Torrence drove to victory in the Top Fuel portion of Sunday’s NHRA Four Wide Nationals at zMAX Dragway in Concord, N.C.
Joining Torrence as winners were Cruz Pedregon (Funny Car), Erica Enders (Pro Stock) and Jerry Savoie (Pro Stock Motorcycle).
Torrence drove to a 3.813-second pass at 326.56 mph as he became the first driver to […]