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Hight Adds Onto His Records
Saturday, 23 Sep, 2017 – 8:13 | Comments Off on Hight Adds Onto His Records
Hight Adds Onto His Records

John Force Racing’s Robert Hight rewrote both ends of the track record to power into the provisional qualifying lead Friday evening during the 33rd annual Dodge NHRA Nationals at Maple Grove Raceway in Reading, Pa.
Clay …

Courtney Force To Start ‘Second Season’ From Pole
Sunday, 17 Sep, 2017 – 7:59 | Comments Off on Courtney Force To Start ‘Second Season’ From Pole
Courtney Force To Start ‘Second Season’ From Pole

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Courtney Force powered into the Funny Car pole position Saturday as qualifying concluded for the start of NHRA’s “Second Season” at the 10th annual Carolina Nationals at zMAX Dragway.
Doug Kalitta (Top Fuel), Tanner Gray (Pro …

Biker Hines Elbowing His Way To Better Runs
Saturday, 16 Sep, 2017 – 18:18 | Comments Off on Biker Hines Elbowing His Way To Better Runs
Biker Hines Elbowing His Way To Better Runs

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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CONCORD, N.C. – Wind tunnels have been used for decades to perfect the aerodynamics of race cars, but NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle competitor Andrew Hines noted that in his class …

Kalitta Pops To Top At Qualifying In Carolina
Saturday, 16 Sep, 2017 – 7:33 | Comments Off on Kalitta Pops To Top At Qualifying In Carolina
Kalitta Pops To Top At Qualifying In Carolina

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Doug Kalitta powered to the provisional pole position during Top Fuel qualifying Friday evening on the opening day of the 10th annual NHRA Carolina Nationals at zMAX Dragway.
Courtney Force (Funny Car), Tanner Gray (Pro Stock) …

Brown Finds Quiet Sitting In Front Of 10,000 Roaring Horses
Friday, 15 Sep, 2017 – 18:10 | Comments Off on Brown Finds Quiet Sitting In Front Of 10,000 Roaring Horses
Brown Finds Quiet Sitting In Front Of 10,000 Roaring Horses

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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CONCORD, N.C. – Three-time NHRA Top Fuel champion Antron Brown is known for his lightning fast performances at the dragstrip, but this year the track has actually been the place …

Capps Gives Mentor Props To Cup’s Elliott
Friday, 15 Sep, 2017 – 17:04 | Comments Off on Capps Gives Mentor Props To Cup’s Elliott
Capps Gives Mentor Props To Cup’s Elliott

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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CONCORD, N.C. – NHRA Funny Car champion Ron Capps begins defense of his crown the same weekend that Chase Elliott opens his NASCAR title hopes in his playoffs, but the …

Team Liberty To Retreat After Missing The Countdown
Tuesday, 12 Sep, 2017 – 7:18 | Comments Off on Team Liberty To Retreat After Missing The Countdown
Team Liberty To Retreat After Missing The Countdown

John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Having failed to qualify for NHRA’s impending playoff season, Team Liberty Racing’s Cory Reed and Angelle Sampey have opted to take time off from the Mello Yello Drag Racing Series schedule …

Brittany Force Headed To Funny Cars?
Wednesday, 6 Sep, 2017 – 17:34 | Comments Off on Brittany Force Headed To Funny Cars?
Brittany Force Headed To Funny Cars?

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Top Fuel dragster regular Brittany Force completed a successful test in a new John Force Racing Funny Car Tuesday in what could be the prelude to a sponsor-driven NHRA career-change.
“We …

‘Big Go’ Win A Big Get For Top Fueler Torrence
Tuesday, 5 Sep, 2017 – 7:25 | Comments Off on ‘Big Go’ Win A Big Get For Top Fueler Torrence
‘Big Go’ Win A Big Get For Top Fueler Torrence

By  John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Steve Torrence exited the world’s biggest drag race with championship-caliber confidence Monday after adding a victory in the Top Fuel final of the NHRA’s 63rd annual Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals …

Beckman Claims Another Shootout Win
Monday, 4 Sep, 2017 – 8:00 | Comments Off on Beckman Claims Another Shootout Win
Beckman Claims Another Shootout Win

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Jack Beckman raced to his third Funny Car NHRA Traxxas Nitro Shootout victory during the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals Sunday, as professional qualifying wrapped-up and ramped-up for  the 63rd edition of “The Big Go” at …