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‘Super Sub’ Sinks Funny Car Field At The Grove
Tuesday, 14 Sep, 2021 – 9:14 | No Comment
‘Super Sub’ Sinks Funny Car Field At The Grove

Tommy Johnson, Jr. accelerated teammate Matt Hagan’s recovery from COVID-19 Sunday, scoring an improbable “super sub” victory in Funny Car during the 36th annual Mopar Express Lane NHRA Nationals.
Johnson collected his 23rd career Wally trophy …

Torrence Unstoppable Heading Into NHRA Countdown
Tuesday, 7 Sep, 2021 – 8:01 | No Comment
Torrence Unstoppable Heading Into NHRA Countdown

Drivers with a combined 12 NHRA world championships in four professional classes will open the 2021 Countdown to the Championship playoffs as No. 1 seeds.
Three-time/reigning Top Fuel world champ Steve Torrence capped another dominant “regular …

Torrence Routs Another Top Fuel Field
Tuesday, 24 Aug, 2021 – 10:05 | Comments Off on Torrence Routs Another Top Fuel Field
Torrence Routs Another Top Fuel Field

Steve Torrence officially has run down-and-out of every National Hot Rod Association racetrack.
NHRA’s three-time/reigning Top Fuel world champion, Torrence added Brainerd International Raceway to his hit list with a victory in the 39th annual Lucas …

The Forces Are Strong In Topeka
Tuesday, 17 Aug, 2021 – 13:02 | Comments Off on The Forces Are Strong In Topeka
The Forces Are Strong In Topeka

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
John Force Racing added to its generational family history Sunday at Heartland Motorsports Park, where a father and sibling hoisted NHRA “Wally” trophies for the first time after a national …

Over-heated Ashley Climbs Out of Cockpit
Monday, 2 Aug, 2021 – 9:46 | Comments Off on Over-heated Ashley Climbs Out of Cockpit
Over-heated Ashley Climbs Out of Cockpit

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Hot-time, summer in Pomona and Justin Ashley made the smartest starting line decision of his two-year NHRA Top Fuel career Sunday at Auto Club Raceway.
Battling heat exhaustion, Ashley exited his …

Torrence Swinging Through The West
Monday, 26 Jul, 2021 – 9:20 | Comments Off on Torrence Swinging Through The West
Torrence Swinging Through The West

Steve Torrence is one win away from lowering the broom on his Top Fuel rivals during NHRA’s annual three-race “Western Swing.”
Torrence’s victory over Leah Pruett in the final of Sunday’s 33rd annual NHRA Sonoma Nationals …

Hagan A Mile High After Win Near Denver
Wednesday, 21 Jul, 2021 – 13:20 | Comments Off on Hagan A Mile High After Win Near Denver
Hagan A Mile High After Win Near Denver

Matt Hagan’s career-long quest to scale “Thunder Mountain” was completed Sunday, when the three-time/reigning NHRA Funny Car world champion won the Dodge/SRT Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway.
Hagan’s victory in the 41st annual event in …

Cruz Pedregon Returns To Winning Form
Monday, 28 Jun, 2021 – 8:08 | Comments Off on Cruz Pedregon Returns To Winning Form
Cruz Pedregon Returns To Winning Form

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Add veteran drag racer Cruz Pedregon to the list of single-car team-owner/drivers aiming to level the playing field in NHRA’s nitro Funny Car class.
Pedregon posted his first Funny Car victory …

Torrence Adds Baytown Win
Tuesday, 25 May, 2021 – 13:35 | Comments Off on Torrence Adds Baytown Win
Torrence Adds Baytown Win

RacinToday.com
Three-time/reigning Top Fuel world champion Steve Torrence finally checked Houston Raceway Park off his must-do list, racing to a rain-delayed victory Monday during the 34th annual Mopar Express Lane NHRA SpringNationals. 
Robert Hight (Funny Car) and …

Glenn Becomes A Rookie Winner In Pro Stock
Tuesday, 18 May, 2021 – 9:23 | Comments Off on Glenn Becomes A Rookie Winner In Pro Stock
Glenn Becomes A Rookie Winner In Pro Stock

CONCORD, N.C. – Winning at KB Racing as a crew member was nothing unusual for Dallas Glenn, but when it came to reaching victory lane as a NHRA Pro Stock driver, the North Carolinian discovered …