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Schumacher Notches Explosive Victory In Joliet
Sunday, 30 Jun, 2013 – 18:37 | Comments Off
Schumacher Notches Explosive Victory In Joliet

Tony Schumacher notched a hometown victory Sunday as he won the Top Fuel portion of the NHRA O’Reilly Auto Parts Route 66 Nationals in Joliet, Ill.
And a dramatic victory it was, too, as his car exploded in a huge fireball as when he crossed the finish line in the elimination finals.
Matt Hagan (Funny Car), Jeg [...]

Action Furiously Fast In Route 66 Qualifying
Sunday, 30 Jun, 2013 – 6:24 | Comments Off
Action Furiously Fast In Route 66 Qualifying

Ron Capps led a parade of three-second Funny Car runs and claimed the No. 1 qualifying position Saturday at the O’Reilly Auto Parts Route 66 NHRA Nationals presented by Super Start Batteries.
Morgan Lucas (Top Fuel), Mike Edwards (Pro Stock) and Matt Smith (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also will lead their categories into Sunday’s 11 a.m. eliminations [...]

John Force Still Speeding At Route 66
Saturday, 29 Jun, 2013 – 6:43 | Comments Off
John Force Still Speeding At Route 66

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John Force kept his recent hot streak going Friday at Route 66 Raceway by powering to the qualifying lead in Funny Car at the O’Reilly Auto Parts Route 66 NHRA Nationals presented by Super Start Batteries.
Tony Schumacher (Top Fuel), Mike Edwards (Pro Stock) and Scotty Pollacheck (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders in their [...]

Enders-Stevens Returns To Cockpit At Route 66
Wednesday, 26 Jun, 2013 – 15:43 | Comments Off
Enders-Stevens Returns To Cockpit At Route 66

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
NHRA Pro Stock driver Erica Enders-Stevens took last weekend off, but missing the series’ inaugural New England Nationals in Epping, N.H. was anything but a vacation. Enders-Stevens was forced off the track because of sponsorship issues at Cagnazzi Racing and it hurt like crazy.
This weekend, Enders-Stevens will be back in [...]

Courtney Force Makes It Daughter’s Day In N.H.
Sunday, 23 Jun, 2013 – 17:44 | Comments Off
Courtney Force Makes It Daughter’s Day In N.H.

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Courtney Force claimed a memorable Funny Car victory against her legendary father John Force on Sunday at the Inaugural Auto-Plus NHRA New England Nationals at New England Dragway.
Spencer Massey (Top Fuel), Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) and John Hall (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were winners of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event, the 11th [...]

Biker Ray Wins First NHRA Pole
Saturday, 22 Jun, 2013 – 21:39 | Comments Off
Biker Ray Wins First NHRA Pole

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Michael Ray continued his recent hot streak in Pro Stock Motorcycle by racing to his first career No. 1 qualifying position Saturday at the Auto-Plus NHRA New England Nationals in Epping, N.H.
Doug Kalitta (Top Fuel), John Force (Funny Car), and Jeg Coughlin (Pro Stock) also were No. 1 qualifiers based on their performances from Friday [...]

Force Still Powerful In Epping
Saturday, 22 Jun, 2013 – 7:01 | Comments Off
Force Still Powerful In Epping

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John Force thrilled New England fans and powered to the No. 1 qualifying spot in Funny Car on Friday at the Inaugural Auto-Plus NHRA New England Nationals at New England Dragway in Epping, N.H.
His pole-winning pass comes a week after Force ended a 31-race winless streak at Thunder Valley.
Doug Kalitta (Top Fuel), Jeg Coughlin Jr. [...]

John Force Ends Drought In Thunder Valley
Sunday, 16 Jun, 2013 – 18:54 | Comments Off
John Force Ends Drought In Thunder Valley

Funny Car star John Force ended a 31-event winless drought by racing to victory Sunday at the Ford NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals presented by Tri-Cities Area Ford Dealers.
Steve Torrence (Top Fuel) and Rodger Brogdon (Pro Stock) also were winners of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event.
Force earned his fourth victory at Bristol Dragway [...]

Pole Positions Set In Thunder Valley
Saturday, 15 Jun, 2013 – 18:22 | Comments Off
Pole Positions Set In Thunder Valley

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NHRA Pro Stock points leader Mike Edwards will go for his fifth consecutive victory at the Ford NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals presented by Tri-Cities Area Ford Dealers Sunday at Bristol Dragway from the No. 1 qualifying position.
Spencer Massey (Top Fuel) and Del Worsham (Funny Car) also earned No. 1 qualifying positions and will lead their [...]

Worsham Leads Assault On Record Book At Thunder Valley
Saturday, 15 Jun, 2013 – 7:01 | Comments Off
Worsham Leads Assault On Record Book At Thunder Valley

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With the quickest run of his career and the quickest Funny Car run in 2013, Del Worsham led a parade of track records en route to the qualifying lead on Friday at the Ford NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals presented by Tri-Cities Area Ford Dealers at Bristol Dragway.
Spencer Massey (Top Fuel) and Mike Edwards (Pro Stock) [...]