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Teammates Not A Blessing For DSR Drivers
Saturday, 17 Sep, 2016 – 7:51 | Comments Off on Teammates Not A Blessing For DSR Drivers
Teammates Not A Blessing For DSR Drivers

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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CONCORD, N.C. – All eight of Don Schumacher Racing’s NHRA teams earned positions in the Countdown to the Championship, but that doesn’t mean it will be DSR against the rest of the field in the Top Fuel and Funny Car categories.
In fact, Top Fuel defending champion and No. 1 seed […]

Biker Hines May R and D Himself To Another Title
Friday, 16 Sep, 2016 – 7:56 | Comments Off on Biker Hines May R and D Himself To Another Title
Biker Hines May R and D Himself To Another Title

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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His NHRA resume reads five-time Pro Stock Motorcycle world champion. But Andrew Hines admittedly operates in a completely different role opposite teammate Eddie Krawiec.
“I’m the guinea pig on the crew,” said Hines, winner of three consecutive PSM titles aboard his Screamin’ Eagle Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson. “We always keep Eddie’s […]

Schumacher Becomes 10-Time Winner At NHRA’s Big Go
Monday, 5 Sep, 2016 – 19:04 | Comments Off on Schumacher Becomes 10-Time Winner At NHRA’s Big Go
Schumacher Becomes 10-Time Winner At NHRA’s Big Go

Top Fuel driver Tony Schumacher knows how to win the U.S. Nationals. He’s proven that nine times in the past and on Monday, he proved it for an 10th time.
Schumacher, the winningest Top Fuel driver in NHRA history with 82 victories, won the 2016 “Big Go” by disposing of Steve Torrence in the finals in […]

Courtney Force Captures Shootout at U.S. Nationals
Sunday, 4 Sep, 2016 – 20:57 | Comments Off on Courtney Force Captures Shootout at U.S. Nationals
Courtney Force Captures Shootout at U.S. Nationals

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Courtney Force won the Funny Car portion of the NHRA Traxxas Nitro Shootout and Matt Hagan secured the No. 1 qualifier Sunday at the 62nd annual U.S. Nationals in Indianapolis on Sunday.
Clay Millican (Top Fuel), Bo Butner (Pro Stock) and Angelle Sampey (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were No. 1 qualifiers in their respective categories at […]

‘Sarge’ Wins Shootout, Millican Provisional Pole At U.S. Nationals
Sunday, 4 Sep, 2016 – 7:41 | Comments Off on ‘Sarge’ Wins Shootout, Millican Provisional Pole At U.S. Nationals
‘Sarge’ Wins Shootout, Millican Provisional Pole At U.S. Nationals

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Tony Schumacher won the Top Fuel portion of the NHRA Traxxas Nitro Shootout and Clay Millican raced to the qualifying lead in the same category on Saturday at the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals near Indianapolis.
Matt Hagan (Funny Car), Vincent Nobile (Pro Stock) and Jerry Savoie (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders in their respective […]

Hagan Out Front At U.S. Nationals
Saturday, 3 Sep, 2016 – 8:31 | Comments Off on Hagan Out Front At U.S. Nationals
Hagan Out Front At U.S. Nationals

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Matt Hagan drove to the provisional pole in Funny Car on Friday at the U.S. Nationals near Indianapolis.
Steve Torrence (Top Fuel), Vincent Nobile (Pro Stock) and Jerry Savoie (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders in their respective categories at the 18th event of 24 on the 2016 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series schedule.
Hagan […]

DeJoria To Make Her Return At U.S. Nationals
Thursday, 1 Sep, 2016 – 7:11 | Comments Off on DeJoria To Make Her Return At U.S. Nationals
DeJoria To Make Her Return At U.S. Nationals

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Funny Car driver Alexis DeJoria has received medical clearance from her team doctors and NHRA’s medical staff to return to competition this weekend for the 62nd annual Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals.
DeJoria sat out the last two NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series events due to a pelvic fracture suffered during […]

Brittany Force Notches Fiery Win In Brainerd
Monday, 22 Aug, 2016 – 7:52 | Comments Off on Brittany Force Notches Fiery Win In Brainerd
Brittany Force Notches Fiery Win In Brainerd

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Brittany Force made the most of her return to the Top Fuel final of the 35th annual NHRA Nationals Sunday. One year after finishing as runner-up to No. 1 qualifier Richie Crampton, Force defeated two-time/reigning world champion Antron Brown during a wild, fireball-spewing lap at Brainerd (Minn.) International Raceway.
“It’s just awesome to be able to win […]

Hagan Claims Pole in Brainerd
Sunday, 21 Aug, 2016 – 7:58 | Comments Off on Hagan Claims Pole in Brainerd
Hagan Claims Pole in Brainerd

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Two-time Funny Car world champion Matt Hagan rocketed to pole position Saturday with a record performance at the 35th annual NHRA Nationals at Brainerd (Minn.) International Raceway.
Hagan blistered the track in his Mopar Express Lane/Rocky Boots Dodge Charger R/T with a 1,000-foot pass in 3.822-seconds at 333.82 mph to set the elapsed time world record, […]

Worsham Earns Provisional Pole In Brainerd
Saturday, 20 Aug, 2016 – 7:48 | Comments Off on Worsham Earns Provisional Pole In Brainerd
Worsham Earns Provisional Pole In Brainerd

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Reigning world champion Del Worsham powered to the provisional Funny Car pole Friday during the opening day of qualifications for the NHRA Nationals at Brainerd (Minn.) International Raceway. 
Tony Schumacher (Top Fuel), Bo Butner (Pro Stock) and Angelle Sampey (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders in their respective categories at the 17th event of 24 on […]