Home » Archive by Category

Articles in NHRA

Big-Bucks Weekend For Allen Johnson
Monday, 8 Apr, 2013 – 8:07 | Comments Off
Big-Bucks Weekend For Allen Johnson

Allen Johnson raced to the Pro Stock victory Sunday at the SummitRacing.com NHRA Nationals and claimed more than $100,000 during the weekend at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Tony Schumacher (Top Fuel) and Cruz Pedregon (Funny Car) also were winners at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event.
Johnson, who won the $50,000 K&N [...]

Allen Johnson Up To Challenge In Vegas
Sunday, 7 Apr, 2013 – 7:31 | Comments Off
Allen Johnson Up To Challenge In Vegas

RacinToday.com
Allen Johnson raced to victory in the K&N Horsepower Challenge, a special Pro Stock bonus event, Saturday at the SummitRacing.com NHRA Nationals.
In other racing action at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Antron Brown (Top Fuel), Robert Hight (Funny Car) and Mike Edwards (Pro Stock) earned No. 1 qualifying positions in their respective categories [...]

Brown Moves To Top At Vegas
Saturday, 6 Apr, 2013 – 8:09 | Comments Off
Brown Moves To Top At Vegas

RacinToday.com
Antron Brown raced to the qualifying lead in Top Fuel Friday at the SummitRacing.com NHRA Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Robert Hight (Funny Car) and Mike Edwards (Pro Stock) also were qualifying leaders at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event.
Brown powered his Matco Tools dragster to a leading performance of [...]

The Champ Gets The Win At Gatornationals
Sunday, 17 Mar, 2013 – 19:41 | Comments Off
The Champ Gets The Win At Gatornationals

Defending champion Antron Brown raced to the Top Fuel victory at the Amalie Oil NHRA Gatornationals Sunday at historic Auto-Plus Raceway at Gainesville, giving Don Schumacher Racing its 200th team win.
Johnny Gray (Funny Car), Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) and Hector Arana Jr. (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were winners at the tradition-rich NHRA Mello Yello Drag [...]

Kalitta On Pole In Gainesville
Saturday, 16 Mar, 2013 – 17:54 | Comments Off
Kalitta On Pole In Gainesville

RacinToday.com
Top Fuel driver Doug Kalitta raced to the No. 1 qualifying position Saturday at the Amalie Oil NHRA Gatornationals.
Cruz Pedregon (Funny Car), Mike Edwards (Pro Stock) and Matt Smith (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were No. 1 qualifiers and will lead their categories into Sunday’s 11 a.m. eliminations at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series [...]

Cruz Pedregon Takes Early Pole At Gatornationals
Friday, 15 Mar, 2013 – 18:36 | Comments Off
Cruz Pedregon Takes Early Pole At Gatornationals

RacinToday.com
Cruz Pedregon raced to the qualifying lead in Funny Car Friday at the Amalie Oil NHRA Gatornationals.
Doug Kalitta (Top Fuel), Mike Edwards (Pro Stock) and Matt Smith (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders in their categories at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event at Auto-Plus Raceway at Gainesville.
Two-time world champ Pedregon, whose [...]

‘The Sarge’ Takes Command At Firebird
Sunday, 24 Feb, 2013 – 21:30 | Comments Off
‘The Sarge’ Takes Command At Firebird

Tony Schumacher notched a final-round win against Morgan Lucas Sunday to claim the Top Fuel victory at the NHRA Arizona Nationals at Firebird International Raceway on Sunday.
Ron Capps (Funny Car) and Erica Enders-Stevens (Pro Stock) also were winners at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event near Phoenix.
Schumacher raced to his 70th career victory [...]

Kalitta Rises To Pole At Phoenix
Saturday, 23 Feb, 2013 – 21:33 | Comments Off
Kalitta Rises To Pole At Phoenix

RacinToday.com
Doug Kalitta raced to the No. 1 qualifying position in Top Fuel Saturday at the NHRA Arizona Nationals at Firebird International Raceway.
Johnny Gray (Funny Car) and Mike Edwards (Pro Stock) also will lead their categories into Sunday’s 11 a.m. eliminations at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event near Phoenix.
Kalitta powered his Mac Tools [...]

Divine Intervention Powering Burkart Jr. At Firebird?
Saturday, 23 Feb, 2013 – 9:10 | One Comment
Divine Intervention Powering Burkart Jr. At Firebird?

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
YORKVILLE, N.Y. – Phil Burkart Jr. is well-aware his 2013 NHRA Funny Car schedule could end this weekend at Firebird International Raceway, throttled by a lack of sponsorship. Even if that’s the case, Burkart will savor a two-race stint made possible by car-owner/chassis builder Steve Plueger…and perhaps Phil Sr.
Cold-turkey, Burkart [...]

Brown Back In Cockpit, On Top Of Field At Firebird
Saturday, 23 Feb, 2013 – 8:53 | Comments Off
Brown Back In Cockpit, On Top Of Field At Firebird

RacinToday.com
Involved in a crash at the Winternationals last weekend, Antron Brown got back in his Don Schumacher Racing car and raced to the qualifying lead in Top Fuel Friday at the NHRA Arizona Nationals at Firebird International Raceway.
Johnny Gray (Funny Car) and Mike Edwards (Pro Stock) also were qualifying leaders at the NHRA Mello Yello [...]