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Force Gets First Victory of 2011
Sunday, 24 Jul, 2011 – 18:48 | Comments Off
Force Gets First Victory of 2011

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John Force got his first Funny Car victory of the season Sunday when he won the Mopar Mile High NHRA Nationals in Morrison, Colo.
Also winning at Bandimere Speedway were Spencer Massey in Top Fuel, Mike Edwards in Pro Stock and Karen Stoffer in Pro Stock Motorcycles.
Force, the defending Funny Car champion, beat Matt Hagan, who [...]

Allen Johnson Rolls On In The Rockies
Saturday, 23 Jul, 2011 – 20:20 | Comments Off
Allen Johnson Rolls On In The Rockies

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Allen Johnson drove to the No. 1 qualifying position in Pro Stock Saturday at the Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals at scenic Bandimere Speedway located in the foothills west of Denver.
Del Worsham (Top Fuel), Cruz Pedregon (Funny Car) and Hector Arana Sr. (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also will lead their respective categories into Sunday’s 11 a.m. eliminations [...]

Worsham Earns Provisional Pole, Countdown Berth
Saturday, 23 Jul, 2011 – 5:23 | Comments Off
Worsham Earns Provisional Pole, Countdown Berth

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Points leader Del Worsham raced to the Top Fuel qualifying lead Friday at the Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway near Denver and nailed a spot in the Countdown playoff, which is four events away.
Cruz Pedregon (Funny Car), Mike Edwards (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders at the [...]

Pedley: The First Half’s Haves And Have-Nots
Thursday, 14 Jul, 2011 – 8:46 | One Comment
Pedley: The First Half’s Haves And Have-Nots

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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The Sprint Cup season poked its nose over its half way point last Saturday night with the conclusion of race No. 18 on its 36-race schedule. The other major racing series in North America are roughly at their midway points.
You are correct; a half way-through-the-season piece coming up.
The following are [...]

Worsham Notches Fifth Top Fuel Victory Of Season
Sunday, 10 Jul, 2011 – 19:43 | Comments Off
Worsham Notches Fifth Top Fuel Victory Of Season

Del Worsham defeated David Grubnic to earn his series-high fifth win of the season on Sunday and extend his Top Fuel championship league to 125 points in today’s NHRA Full Throttle Series O’Reilly Auto Parts Route 66 Nationals at Route 66 Raceway in Joliet, Ill.
Also winning at Route 66 Sunday were Mike Neff (Funny Car), Greg [...]

Anderson Earns Pro Stock Pole at Route 66
Saturday, 9 Jul, 2011 – 22:25 | Comments Off
Anderson Earns Pro Stock Pole at Route 66

Defending Pro Stock world champion Greg Anderson claimed his first No. 1 qualifying position of the season Saturday at the O’Reilly Auto Parts Route 66 NHRA Nationals, ending a drought of 43 races without a top spot that dates back to the 2009 season.
Spencer Massey (Top Fuel), Mike Neff (Funny Car) and Hector Arana Jr. [...]

Spencer Massey Fast Again at Route 66
Saturday, 9 Jul, 2011 – 7:28 | Comments Off
Spencer Massey Fast Again at Route 66

Spencer Massey earned the provisional pole in Top Fuel Friday at the O’Reilly Auto Parts Route 66 NHRA Nationals in Joliet, Ill.
Mike Neff (Funny Car), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and Hector Arana Jr. (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders at the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series event at Route 66 Raceway near Chicago.
Massey [...]

Neff Runs Away In Norwalk
Sunday, 26 Jun, 2011 – 18:37 | Comments Off
Neff Runs Away In Norwalk

Mike Neff raced to his third win of the season Sunday, winning the Funny Car portion of the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals in Norwalk, Ohio.
Del Worsham, Vincent Nobile, and Eddie Krawiec also won in their respective categories at the 10th of 22 events in the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series.
Neff drove his Castrol [...]

Greg Anderson Again Up To K&N Challenge
Saturday, 25 Jun, 2011 – 18:25 | Comments Off
Greg Anderson Again Up To K&N Challenge

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Greg Anderson raced to his second consecutive K&N Horsepower Challenge win, the special Pro Stock race-within-a-race bonus event Saturday at the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals in Norwalk, Ohio.
Robert Hight, Del Worsham, Erica Enders, and Hector Arana Jr. raced to the No. 1 qualifying spots in their respective categories at the 10th of 22 events [...]

Rain Cancels Qualifying
Friday, 24 Jun, 2011 – 19:06 | Comments Off
Rain Cancels Qualifying

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Friday’s racing action at the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals was cancelled due to frequent rain showers in the Norwalk, Ohio area.
Qualifying for the Full Throttle Drag Racing Series will continue on Saturday at 11:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Also taking place on Saturday will be the K&N Horsepower Challenge, a specialty race featuring [...]