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Motorplex Speeds Into 2022
Tuesday, 4 Jan, 2022 – 8:53 | Comments Off on Motorplex Speeds Into 2022
Motorplex Speeds Into 2022

A return of the Stampede of Speed as prelude to the 37th annual Texas NHRA FallNationals highlights the multi-use 2022 schedule at Texas Motorplex in Ennis.
In addition to a variety of racing weekends _ including …

Racing Reads: Add Horsepower to Holidays
Wednesday, 22 Dec, 2021 – 14:13 | Comments Off on Racing Reads: Add Horsepower to Holidays
Racing Reads: Add Horsepower to Holidays

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
FORT WORTH, Texas – There is no substitute for victory in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, a corporate mindset that has defined Porsche’s record-setting history in the world’s most …

Capps To Drive For Capps in 2022
Tuesday, 14 Dec, 2021 – 11:59 | Comments Off on Capps To Drive For Capps in 2022
Capps To Drive For Capps in 2022

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Ron Capps will pursue back-to-back NHRA Funny Car world championships in 2022 in the brave new role as owner/driver.
NHRA’s two-time/reigning Funny Car champ, Capps announced formation of Ron Capps Motorsports …

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 …

Torrence Closing In On Fourth Straight Title
Tuesday, 2 Nov, 2021 – 10:13 | Comments Off on Torrence Closing In On Fourth Straight Title
Torrence Closing In On Fourth Straight Title

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Steve Torrence’s march toward a fourth consecutive NHRA Top Fuel world championship continued at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on a day marked by myriad comparisons to drag …

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 …

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 …