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Worsham, Hagan, Krawiec Win NHRA Titles
Sunday, 13 Nov, 2011 – 19:05 | Comments Off
Worsham, Hagan, Krawiec Win NHRA Titles

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Del Worsham, in his first season as a Top Fuel driver for Al-Anabi Racing, won the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing championship on Sunday in Ponoma, Calif.
Also winning championships Sunday were Matt Hagan in Funny Car and Eddie Krawiec in Pro Stock Motorcycle.
Jason Line had clinched the Pro Stock championship before arriving at the Automobile [...]

Pedregon Hoping To Cut Down The Big Guys
Sunday, 13 Nov, 2011 – 8:56 | Comments Off
Pedregon Hoping To Cut Down The Big Guys

For the most part, the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series has evolved into a situation that race fans worldwide know all too well: Big money, multi-car teams have left the small-budget, owner/driver teams fighting for the scraps.
But today at  the historic Pomona dragstrip, Cruz Pedregon and the team he owns and runs will make [...]

Final Fields Are Set In Pomona
Saturday, 12 Nov, 2011 – 21:52 | Comments Off
Final Fields Are Set In Pomona

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Del Worsham raced to the No. 1 qualifying position in Top Fuel Saturday during rain-shortened qualifying at the Automobile Club of Southern California NHRA Finals in Pomona.
Matt Hagan, Mike Edwards and Andrew Hines also were qualifying leaders at the season-ending race of the 2011 Full Throttle Drag Racing Series Countdown to the Championship.
Worsham powered his [...]

Worsham Moves To Top Of Standings At Pomona
Friday, 11 Nov, 2011 – 19:53 | Comments Off
Worsham Moves To Top Of Standings At Pomona

Del Worsham moved into the Top Fuel points lead during Friday’s second round of qualifying at the Automobile Club of Southern California NHRA Finals.
Tony Schumacher, Robert Hight, Mike Edwards and Andrew Hines are the qualifying leaders in their respective categories at the final NHRA Full Throttle Countdown to the Championship event of the season at [...]

Hight Soars In Pomona Qualifying
Thursday, 10 Nov, 2011 – 20:26 | Comments Off
Hight Soars In Pomona Qualifying

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Robert Hight raced to the qualifying lead in Funny Car Thursday at the Automobile Club of Southern California NHRA Finals at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona.
Tony Schumacher, Mike Edwards and Andrew Hines are also qualifying leaders at the season-ending race of the 2011 Full Throttle Drag Racing Series.
Hight powered his Auto Club Ford Mustang to [...]

Pro Stock Clinched At Pomona, But Not Much Else
Thursday, 10 Nov, 2011 – 18:11 | Comments Off
Pro Stock Clinched At Pomona, But Not Much Else

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Jason Line’s victory party after clinching his second NHRA Pro Stock world championship lasted about as long as it took to clear security at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas for his return flight to Charlotte, N.C.
“Well, we took the redeye home,” said Line, who secured his second title via [...]

Worsham Wins; Line Clinches in Las Vegas
Sunday, 30 Oct, 2011 – 20:00 | Comments Off
Worsham Wins; Line Clinches in Las Vegas

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Jason Line clinched his second NHRA Full Throttle Pro Stock world championship Sunday at the Big O Tires NHRA Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Del Worsham, Ron Capps, Mike Edwards and Eddie Krawiec raced to wins in their respective categories at the penultimate race of the 2011 NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing [...]

Worsham Rolls To P1 In Las Vegas
Saturday, 29 Oct, 2011 – 20:46 | Comments Off
Worsham Rolls To P1 In Las Vegas

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Del Worsham raced to the No. 1 qualifying position Saturday at the Big O Tires NHRA Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Ron Capps, Mike Edwards and Hector Arana Jr. were also provisional No. 1 qualifiers in their respective categories at the penultimate race of the 2011 NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing season.
Worsham [...]

Hight Leads Off With Big Run In Vegas
Saturday, 29 Oct, 2011 – 6:45 | Comments Off
Hight Leads Off With Big Run In Vegas

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Major League Baseball fan Robert Hight admittedly is still swinging for the fences in pursuit of a second NHRA Funny Car world championship.
Inspired by the grit displayed by the newly crowned World Champion St. Louis Cardinals, Hight sped to the provisional pole after two of four rounds of qualifications Friday [...]

Arana, Nobile Fighting For Wins And Awards
Friday, 28 Oct, 2011 – 7:50 | Comments Off
Arana, Nobile Fighting For Wins And Awards

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Having separated themselves from their Class of 2011 peers, Hector Arana Jr. and Vincent Nobile are poised to settle the Automobile Club Road to the Future Award as NHRA’s top rookie.
And they’ll have to do so quickly. Two races remain in the six-event Countdown to the Championship playoffs, beginning with [...]