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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 …

Torrence Has Become Four-Wide Convert
Monday, 17 May, 2021 – 9:54 | Comments Off on Torrence Has Become Four-Wide Convert
Torrence Has Become Four-Wide Convert

CONCORD, N.C. – When four-wide NHRA racing made its debut in March 2010 at zMAX Dragway, Top Fuel competitor Steve Torrence didn’t like it, but he’s changed his opinion since then, winning six of the …

Funny Car’s Force Is Still A Force At 72
Monday, 17 May, 2021 – 7:11 | Comments Off on Funny Car’s Force Is Still A Force At 72
Funny Car’s Force Is Still A Force At 72

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
CONCORD, N.C. – Twelve days after John Force celebrated his 72nd birthday, the 16-time NHRA Funny Car champion showed at zMAX Dragway that he’s still a formidable opponent.
In a final-round …

DeJoria Is Back In Fast Compay
Sunday, 16 May, 2021 – 8:05 | Comments Off on DeJoria Is Back In Fast Compay
DeJoria Is Back In Fast Compay

CONCORD, N.C. – Four years ago, five-time NHRA Funny Car winner Alexis DeJoria knew her daughter needed her and as much as she loved drag racing a hiatus from the sport was necessary.
Her daughter didn’t …

VeeKay KO’s IndyCar Field
Saturday, 15 May, 2021 – 18:30 | Comments Off on VeeKay KO’s IndyCar Field
VeeKay KO’s IndyCar Field

Rinus VeeKay earned his first career NTT IndyCar Series victory Saturday in the GMR Grand Prix on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course in his 19th career start.
VeeKay drove his No. 21 Ed Carpenter Racing …

Q1 Goes To The Gals at Four-Wides
Saturday, 15 May, 2021 – 8:06 | Comments Off on Q1 Goes To The Gals at Four-Wides
Q1 Goes To The Gals at Four-Wides

CONCORD, N.C. –First round nitro qualifying for this weekend’s NGK NTK NHRA Four-Wide Nationals at zMAX Dragway turned into ladies night Friday with Brittany Force and Alexis DeJoria leading the Top Fuel and Funny Car …

Cup Drivers Get More Horses
Friday, 14 May, 2021 – 9:21 | Comments Off on Cup Drivers Get More Horses
Cup Drivers Get More Horses

CONCORD, N.C. – Stepping away from one’s normal racing environment can be exhilarating or as NASCAR’s Bubba Wallace and Daniel Hemric discovered Thursday, it’s like putting a kid in a candy store.
In an event arranged …

Nitro Funny Cars Converging On Texas Motorplex
Thursday, 25 Mar, 2021 – 13:47 | Comments Off on Nitro Funny Cars Converging On Texas Motorplex
Nitro Funny Cars Converging On Texas Motorplex

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Drag racing Hall of Famer Billy Meyer’s Texas Motorplex will launch its 2021 major event schedule this weekend with the inaugural Nitro Madness Funny Car Chaos event in Ennis.
The list …

NHRA To Kick Season Off In Gainesville
Friday, 12 Mar, 2021 – 13:42 | One Comment
NHRA To Kick Season Off In Gainesville

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
In Steve Torrence’s world, “March Madness” is a Bucket List box needing to be checked.
NHRA’s three-time/reigning Top Fuel world champion, Torrence has won 24 of his career 40 national event …

Pandemic Forces Cancelation of Arizona NHRA Event
Tuesday, 19 Jan, 2021 – 17:54 | Comments Off on Pandemic Forces Cancelation of Arizona NHRA Event
Pandemic Forces Cancelation of Arizona NHRA Event

COVID-19-related restrictions in the Phoenix area have prompted NHRA officials to cancel the NHRA Arizona Nationals at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park. The national event in Chandler, Ariz., originally was scheduled for April 23-25 as …