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Pandemic Updates : NASCAR Hopes to Hold All 36 Cup Races
Thursday, 12 Mar, 2020 – 15:22 | Comments Off on Pandemic Updates : NASCAR Hopes to Hold All 36 Cup Races
Pandemic Updates : NASCAR Hopes to Hold All 36 Cup Races

(Editor’s note: This story will be updated as the Coronavirus pandemic and its effect on auto racing evolves. It was last updated on March 25.)
Auto racing has joined stick-and-ball sports in interrupting their schedules in …

Hall Of Famer Billy Meyer Is Flushed With Pride
Thursday, 12 Mar, 2020 – 8:40 | Comments Off on Hall Of Famer Billy Meyer Is Flushed With Pride
Hall Of Famer Billy Meyer Is Flushed With Pride

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
The numbers that define Billy Meyer’s drag racing career include one IHRA Funny Car World Championship, 12 NHRA Funny Car national event victories…and 176 restrooms.
The first two stats cover Meyer’s …

Torrence Returns To Top Fuel Cockpit
Friday, 21 Feb, 2020 – 17:56 | Comments Off on Torrence Returns To Top Fuel Cockpit
Torrence Returns To Top Fuel Cockpit

Two weeks after his rivals began the 2020 season without him, Steve Torrence will launch his bid for a third consecutive NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Top Fuel world championship Friday with the opening …

John Andretti: ‘Far From Stunt, He Was Real Deal’
Wednesday, 5 Feb, 2020 – 21:12 | 5 Comments
John Andretti: ‘Far From Stunt, He Was Real Deal’

John Andretti celebrates his first NASCAR Cup win along with the Yarborough team at Daytona.

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

On the last Sunday afternoon in May of 1994 at the Charlotte Motor Speedway, John Andretti …

Antron Brown Steps Into Ownership Role
Thursday, 30 Jan, 2020 – 9:11 | Comments Off on Antron Brown Steps Into Ownership Role
Antron Brown Steps Into Ownership Role

Top Fuel driver Antron Brown will drive and own in the NHRA in 2020. (RacinToday/HHP file photo by Garry Eller

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Three-time NHRA Top Fuel world champion Antron Brown has expanded his …

2020 Is End Of The Line For NHRA Pro Stocker
Thursday, 16 Jan, 2020 – 8:23 | Comments Off on 2020 Is End Of The Line For NHRA Pro Stocker
2020 Is End Of The Line For NHRA Pro Stocker

Ken Black Racing’s Jason Line announced his impending retirement this week. (RacinToday HHP file photo by Garry Eller)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Three-time NHRA Pro Stock world champion Jason Line will retire from the …

Hight Wins Funny Car Title In A Stalled Car
Wednesday, 20 Nov, 2019 – 14:46 | Comments Off on Hight Wins Funny Car Title In A Stalled Car
Hight Wins Funny Car Title In A Stalled Car

Robert Hight earned his third Funny Car championship on Sunday. (RacinToday/HHP file photo by Harold Hinson)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Robert Hight joined the ranks of NHRA royalty Sunday when he clinched his third Funny …

Western Swing: Torrence Takes Shot At Ferre
Tuesday, 19 Nov, 2019 – 9:47 | Comments Off on Western Swing: Torrence Takes Shot At Ferre
Western Swing: Torrence Takes Shot At Ferre

Steve Torrence won the 2019 Top Fuel championship on Sunday but he lost the respect of many of the fans in Pomona. (Photo courtesy of the NHRA)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

En route to winning …

Top Fuel Title Is Torrence’s To Lose
Sunday, 17 Nov, 2019 – 9:06 | 2 Comments
Top Fuel Title Is Torrence’s To Lose

Steve Torrence will begin the final day of the 2019 NHRA season with a points lead and from the pole. (Photo courtesy of the NHRA)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Reigning NHRA Top Fuel world champion …

Hagan Off To Good Start At NHRA Finale
Saturday, 16 Nov, 2019 – 9:32 | Comments Off on Hagan Off To Good Start At NHRA Finale
Hagan Off To Good Start At NHRA Finale

Matt Hagan was fastest in Funny Car during Day 1 of qualifying at Pomona. (Photo courtesy of the NHRA)

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Matt Hagan remained within striking distance of a third NHRA Funny Car world championship Friday, racing to …