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Crampton Tops Kalitta; Wins First Top Fuel Race
Monday, 2 Jun, 2014 – 6:49 | Comments Off
Crampton Tops Kalitta; Wins First Top Fuel Race

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Richie Crampton claimed his first career Top Fuel victory and became the 100th different winner in the category. The victory came at the Toyota NHRA Summernationals in Englishtown, N.J. on Sunday.
Cruz Pedregon (Funny Car), Jeg Coughlin (Pro Stock) and Andrew Hines (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were respective winners at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing [...]

Kalitta To Lead Top Fuelers Into Englishtown Eliminations
Saturday, 31 May, 2014 – 19:29 | Comments Off
Kalitta To Lead Top Fuelers Into Englishtown Eliminations

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Doug Kalitta was quickest in Top Fuel Saturday and earned the No. 1 qualifying position at the Toyota NHRA Summernationals at Old Bridge Township Raceway Park.
Cruz Pedregon (Funny Car), Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also will lead their categories into Sunday’s 11 a.m. eliminations as No. 1 qualifiers at the [...]

Cruz Pedregon’s Record Pass Paces Englishtown Qualifying
Saturday, 31 May, 2014 – 7:04 | Comments Off
Cruz Pedregon’s Record Pass Paces Englishtown Qualifying

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Cruz Pedregon raced to the quickest Funny Car run in history Friday, taking the qualifying lead during a record-setting day at the 45th annual Toyota NHRA Summernationals at Old Bridge Township Raceway Park.
Doug Kalitta (Top Fuel), Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders at the NHRA Mello Yello [...]

Courtney Force Gets Landmark Win In Topeka
Sunday, 25 May, 2014 – 18:50 | Comments Off
Courtney Force Gets Landmark Win In Topeka

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Courtney Force raced to the landmark 100th victory by a female in NHRA history Sunday at the NHRA Kansas Nationals at Heartland Park Topeka.
Spencer Massey (Top Fuel) and Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) also were winners of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event.
In her second attempt to earn the much sought after milestone victory [...]

A Tour de Force In Topeka
Saturday, 24 May, 2014 – 21:21 | Comments Off
A Tour de Force In Topeka

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Brittany and Courtney Force raced to No. 1 qualifying positions Saturday at the NHRA Kansas Nationals at Heartland Park Topeka, the first time sisters have shared the top qualifying stage at an NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event.
Brittany posted a career-best performance of 3.746 seconds with a track record speed of 329.75 mph in [...]

Hight Wins At Atlanta, Makes It Three Straight
Tuesday, 20 May, 2014 – 5:20 | Comments Off
Hight Wins At Atlanta, Makes It Three Straight

Robert Hight raced to his third Funny Car victory in a row and fourth overall this season on Monday at the rain-delayed Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Southern Nationals.
Spencer Massey (Top Fuel), Jeg Coughlin (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were winners at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event.
Hight, the 2009 [...]

Rain Bumps Southern Nationals Back To Monday
Monday, 19 May, 2014 – 6:38 | Comments Off
Rain Bumps Southern Nationals Back To Monday

NHRA officials postponed eliminations for the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway until Monday, following a day of lengthy rain delays. Racing will resume at 9 a.m. on Monday for the Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series and will be followed by the continuation of racing in the Mello Yello Drag Racing Series [...]

Eliminations Set For Finals In Atlanta
Sunday, 18 May, 2014 – 6:50 | Comments Off
Eliminations Set For Finals In Atlanta

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Alexis DeJoria (Funny Car) and Erica Enders-Stevens (Pro Stock) maintained their P1 status after Saturday’s qualifying sessions for Sunday’s Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway on Saturday.
Doug Kalitta (Top Fuel) and (Eddie Krawiec) also will lead their categories into eliminations as No. 1 qualifiers at Atlanta Dragway.
DeJoria’s E.T. track record 3.786 [...]

Track Records Fall; Brown Crashes Hard At Summer Nationals
Saturday, 17 May, 2014 – 7:44 | Comments Off
Track Records Fall; Brown Crashes Hard At Summer Nationals

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Alexis DeJoria (Funny Car) and Erica Enders-Stevens (Pro Stock) both laid down new track records en route to current No. 1 qualifying efforts as they vie to secure the 100th win by a female driver at the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Southern Nationals on Friday.
Steve Torrence (Top Fuel) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) [...]

Sampey Wanted A Chance; Got An NHRA Record
Friday, 16 May, 2014 – 8:07 | Comments Off
Sampey Wanted A Chance; Got An NHRA Record

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All Angelle Sampey wanted was an opportunity. When it was presented in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Pro Stock Motorcycle class, Sampey jumped at the chance. What followed was one of the most incredible runs in motorsports history, setting a class standard and continuing the excellence of female competitors in the National Hot [...]