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Langdon To Compete At 4-Wides
Monday, 23 Mar, 2015 – 15:00 | Comments Off on Langdon To Compete At 4-Wides
Langdon To Compete At 4-Wides

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Alan Johnson Racing and Top Fuel point-leader Shawn Langdon will compete in this weekend’s NHRA 4-Wide Nationals, the team announced Monday. The fourth race of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season is set for Friday through Sunday at zMAX Dragway in Concord, N.C.
Langdon, the 2013 NHRA Top Fuel world champion, won the season-opening […]

Massey Snaps Up Gatornationals Victory
Sunday, 15 Mar, 2015 – 19:38 | Comments Off on Massey Snaps Up Gatornationals Victory
Massey Snaps Up Gatornationals Victory

Spencer Massey claimed his first Top Fuel win of the season Sunday during the 46th annual AMALIE Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals at Auto-Plus Raceway at Gainesville.
Ron Capps (Funny Car), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and Karen Stoffer (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were class winners at the third of 24 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series events […]

Cruz Pedregon Again On Gatornationals Pole
Saturday, 14 Mar, 2015 – 19:11 | Comments Off on Cruz Pedregon Again On Gatornationals Pole
Cruz Pedregon Again On Gatornationals Pole

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Cruz Pedregon earned the No. 1 seed in Funny Car at the Gatornationals for the fourth straight year on Saturday.
Pedregon raced to a track record 4.022-second run at 312.13 mph in his Snap-on Tools Toyota Camry at the Gainesville, Fla. strip to earn his 58th career No. 1 qualifying position.
The 1998 Gatornationals winner is seeking […]

Densmore Honored By Drag Racing Hall of Fame
Saturday, 14 Mar, 2015 – 5:02 | Comments Off on Densmore Honored By Drag Racing Hall of Fame
Densmore Honored By Drag Racing Hall of Fame

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Dave Densmore, one of the most visible and respected public relations specialists in motorsports, was presented the prestigious Founders Award during the International Drag Racing Hall of Fame banquet in Gainesville, Fla., Thursday night.
The man known to his press box peers as “Densy” was introduced by long-time friend and business partner Steve Earwood and 16-time […]

Schumacher Hot In Gainesville
Saturday, 14 Mar, 2015 – 3:53 | One Comment
Schumacher Hot In Gainesville

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Eight-time/reigning world champion Tony Schumacher drove to the qualifying lead in Top Fuel Friday, the opening day of time trials for the 46th annual AMALIE Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals.
Cruz Pedregon (Funny Car), Chris McGaha (Pro Stock) and Angelle Sampey (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also emerged as provisional leaders in their respective categories at the third of […]

Hagan Goes 2 For 2 in 2015
Sunday, 22 Feb, 2015 – 20:07 | Comments Off on Hagan Goes 2 For 2 in 2015
Hagan Goes 2 For 2 in 2015

Matt Hagan remains undefeated in the 2015 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season.
Hagan collected his second Funny Car victory in two races Sunday when he knocked off Del Worsham in the elimination finals at the CARQUEST Auto Parts NHRA Nationals at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park.
Tony Schumacher (Top Fuel) and Rodger Brogdon (Pro Stock) […]

Hagan Jumps To Pole In Arizona
Sunday, 22 Feb, 2015 – 7:59 | Comments Off on Hagan Jumps To Pole In Arizona
Hagan Jumps To Pole In Arizona

Two-time/reigning world champion Matt Hagan will attempt to notch season-opening, back-to-back Funny Car victories from P1 Sunday after recording his first career sub-4-second run during final qualifications for the 31st annual CARQUEST Auto Parts NHRA Nationals.
Crew chief Dickie Venables turned up the wick on Hagan’s Rocky Boots/Mopar Express Lane Dodge Charger R/T during the fourth […]

Schumacher Roars To Provisional Pole In Arizona
Saturday, 21 Feb, 2015 – 8:30 | Comments Off on Schumacher Roars To Provisional Pole In Arizona
Schumacher Roars To Provisional Pole In Arizona

Ambushed by teammate Antron Brown during the NHRA season-opener two weeks ago, Tony Schumacher rallied with a career-best pass during Top Fuel qualifying Friday for the 31st annual CARQUEST Auto Parts NHRA Nationals.
Schumacher recorded a 1,000-foot performance of 3.722-seconds at 325.61 mph during the final pairing of cars in the second session at Wild Horse […]

Turns Out That Line Was Ready For Start Of 2015 Afterall
Monday, 9 Feb, 2015 – 15:32 | Comments Off on Turns Out That Line Was Ready For Start Of 2015 Afterall
Turns Out That Line Was Ready For Start Of 2015 Afterall

An interview with Jason Line two weeks ago began with an ice-breaker question that didn’t result in an ice-breaker answer. No, the two-time NHRA Pro Stock champion said, waving off standard answer of  something ike “absolutely”, he was not ready for the 2015 season to begin. He and his team needed more time to do […]

Langdon, AJR Post ‘Cheap’ Victory In Pomona
Monday, 9 Feb, 2015 – 8:03 | Comments Off on Langdon, AJR Post ‘Cheap’ Victory In Pomona
Langdon, AJR Post ‘Cheap’ Victory In Pomona

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Shawn Langdon and Alan Johnson served-up the proverbial knuckle sandwich – or was it a middle finger? – to any and all doubters Sunday with a victory in the Top Fuel final of the 55th annual Circle K NHRA Winternationals.
Operating on a limited budget after team-owner Johnson lost his primary […]