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Torrence On Pole At Gateway
Sunday, 23 Sep, 2018 – 8:39 | No Comment
Torrence On Pole At Gateway

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Point-leader Steve Torrence wheeled his Top Fuel dragster to pole position during Saturday evening’s final round of qualifying in front of a sold-out crowd at the seventh annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park. 
Robert Hight (Funny Car), Jeg Coughlin Jr. (Pro Stock) and Chip Ellis (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also emerged as No. […]

Courtney Force On Provisional Pole At Gateway
Saturday, 22 Sep, 2018 – 8:01 | No Comment
Courtney Force On Provisional Pole At Gateway

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Courtney Force continued her qualifying dominance Friday night at Gateway Motorsports Park, racing to the provisional Funny Car pole during the opening day of time trials for the seventh annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals in Madison, Ill.
Currently third in the Countdown to the Championship point standings, Force covered the […]

Todd Starts Fast In Countdown
Monday, 17 Sep, 2018 – 7:03 | No Comment
Todd Starts Fast In Countdown

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J.R. Todd claimed the Funny Car point lead via his second consecutive national event victory Sunday at the 34th annual Dodge NHRA Nationals, Round 1 of the Countdown to the Championship playoffs.
Steve Torrence (Top Fuel), Vincent Nobile (Pro Stock) and Hector Arana Jr. (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also emerged as winners in their respective categories at […]

Millican On Pole At Maple Grove
Sunday, 16 Sep, 2018 – 8:23 | No Comment
Millican On Pole At Maple Grove

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Top Fuel title contender Clay Millican added to his qualifying prowess Saturday at Maple Grove Raceway, securing pole position as time trials concluded for the 34th annual Dodge NHRA Nationals. 
Additionally, Courtney Force (Funny Car), Tanner Gray (Pro Stock) and Matt Smith (Pro Stock Motorcycle) emerged as No. 1 qualifiers in their respective categories for the […]

Courtney Force Races To Top In Maple Grove
Saturday, 15 Sep, 2018 – 7:51 | No Comment
Courtney Force Races To Top In Maple Grove

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Regular-season Funny Car point-leader Courtney Force raced into the provisional qualifying lead Friday at Maple Grove Raceway during the 34th annual Dodge NHRA Nationals, Round 1 of the six-event Countdown to the Championship playoffs. 
Force took aim at her 11th No. 1 qualifier of the season at the facility near Reading, Pa., after a 1,000-foot run […]

Torrence Heads To Countdown At Full Speed
Friday, 14 Sep, 2018 – 7:18 | No Comment
Torrence Heads To Countdown At Full Speed

His once-imposing lead whittled to 20 points after NHRA’s playoff adjustment of the driver standings, Top Fuel contender Steve Torrence is determined to transform his regular-season dominance into the postseason success that eluded him one year ago.
Torrence will open NHRA’s six-race Countdown to the Championship looking to end a career-long victory drought at Maple Grove […]

Todd Repeats At U.S. Nationals
Tuesday, 4 Sep, 2018 – 8:59 | Comments Off on Todd Repeats At U.S. Nationals
Todd Repeats At U.S. Nationals

Indiana native J.R. Todd doubled-down on a dream Monday afternoon, powering to a repeat Funny Car victory in NHRA’s 64th annual Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals, “The World’s Biggest Drag Race.” 
The No. 1 qualifier beginning on Friday night, Todd covered the 1,000-foot distance at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis in 4.062-seconds at 311.70 mph en route […]

Todd Climbs To Pole At U.S. Nationals
Monday, 3 Sep, 2018 – 8:20 | Comments Off on Todd Climbs To Pole At U.S. Nationals
Todd Climbs To Pole At U.S. Nationals

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Defending Funny Car event champion J.R. Todd secured an historic NHRA pole position Sunday evening as time trials concluded for the 64th annual Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis. 
Todd powered his Toyota Camry to a 1,000-foot pass in 3.910-seconds at 325.45 mph on Friday evening, a lap that held through four subsequent sessions […]

Salinas Clings To Pole At U.S. Nationals
Sunday, 2 Sep, 2018 – 7:45 | Comments Off on Salinas Clings To Pole At U.S. Nationals
Salinas Clings To Pole At U.S. Nationals

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NHRA privateer Mike Salinas remained in the provisional Top Fuel qualifying lead Saturday after Day 2 of time trials for the 64th annual Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis.
J.R. Todd (Funny Car), Tanner Gray (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also retained their provisional poles from Friday night’s lone […]

Tasca Honors Glidden At U.S. Nationals
Saturday, 1 Sep, 2018 – 8:01 | Comments Off on Tasca Honors Glidden At U.S. Nationals
Tasca Honors Glidden At U.S. Nationals

Funny Car driver Bob Tasca III is paying tribute to drag racing legend Bob Glidden this weekend with a throwback paint scheme honoring Glidden’s 1987 Pro Stock championship-winning Ford Thunderbird during the 64th annual Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals in Brownsburg, Ind.
“He was an incredible racer, no doubt, but the qualities of his life that he […]