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Enders Heads To Vegas Seeking Answers For New Car Blues
Friday, 1 Apr, 2016 – 10:12 | Comments Off on Enders Heads To Vegas Seeking Answers For New Car Blues
Enders Heads To Vegas Seeking Answers For New Car Blues

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
In automobile racing, other drivers are not one’s only competition. To win races, teams and drivers must also conquer the always-changing technical landscape.
In the NHRA Pro Stock category, that technical landscape has changed dramatically this season and defending two-time champion Erica Enders and her Elite Motorsports have had a tough […]

Tasca III Back To Cockpit
Tuesday, 22 Mar, 2016 – 19:37 | One Comment
Tasca III Back To Cockpit

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Bob Tasca III soon will be giving Ford fans another reason to follow NHRA Funny Car competition.
Tasca confirmed on Tuesday that he has secured sponsorship for a four-race schedule starting with the seventh annual NHRA 4Wide Nationals at zMax Dragway in Concord, N.C., April 22-24.
“I’m thrilled to have NewAutoParts.com back […]

Brittany Becomes Latest Force To Be Reckoned With
Sunday, 20 Mar, 2016 – 18:41 | Comments Off on Brittany Becomes Latest Force To Be Reckoned With
Brittany Becomes Latest Force To Be Reckoned With

Brittany Force raced to her first career victory and took control of the Top Fuel point standings Sunday at the Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals on Sunday in Gainesville, Fla.
Force powered her Monster Energy dragster to a 3.772-second run at 318.77 mph to outlast Terry McMillen’s 3.981 at 266.90 in his Amalie Motor Oil dragster.
It […]

Beckman Sets ET Record En Route To Gatornationals Pole
Sunday, 20 Mar, 2016 – 7:55 | Comments Off on Beckman Sets ET Record En Route To Gatornationals Pole
Beckman Sets ET Record En Route To Gatornationals Pole

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Morning rain delayed the start of Saturday’s qualifying for the 47th annual Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals, and it paid off in record-smashing fashion for Jack Beckman.
“Fast Jack” began the fourth and final session at Gainesville Raceway on the provisional pole and was in the last pair of Funny Cars to go down the […]

Brittany Force Takes Provisional Pole At Gatornationals
Saturday, 19 Mar, 2016 – 8:11 | Comments Off on Brittany Force Takes Provisional Pole At Gatornationals
Brittany Force Takes Provisional Pole At Gatornationals

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Top Fuel drivers Brittany Force and Steve Torrence continued to benefit from their technical alliances with super-tuner Alan Johnson Friday during first-round qualifications for the 47th annual Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals.
Bidding to score her first national event victory, Force raced into the provisional qualifying lead and Torrence _ winner of the season-opening Circle […]

Richards Heads To Gainesville Hoping To Help
Wednesday, 16 Mar, 2016 – 7:11 | Comments Off on Richards Heads To Gainesville Hoping To Help
Richards Heads To Gainesville Hoping To Help

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Funny Car driver Dave Richards will make his 2016 NHRA debut during the 47th annual Amalie Oil NHRA Gatornationals at Gainesville (Fla.) Raceway this weekend, the first of 10 events under a unique sponsorship package with Prestige Corporate.
Richards’ Ford Shelby Mustang will be fully-funded by family friends Brian and Janie […]

Pritchett Wins Historic Matchup With Force
Monday, 29 Feb, 2016 – 8:39 | Comments Off on Pritchett Wins Historic Matchup With Force
Pritchett Wins Historic Matchup With Force

Leah Pritchett defeated Brittany Force in the first all-female Top Fuel final in over 30 years to record her first national event victory Sunday at the 32nd annual CARQUEST Auto Parts NHRA Nationals.
“It’s the happiest day of my life, besides getting married of course,” Pritchett said after her historic victory at Wild Horse Pass […]

The Fun Continues For Capps
Sunday, 28 Feb, 2016 – 8:33 | Comments Off on The Fun Continues For Capps
The Fun Continues For Capps

Riding the momentum of his season-opening victory at the prestigious Winternationals, Ron Capps secured pole position in Funny Car Saturday as qualifying concluded for the 32nd annual CARQUEST Auto Parts NHRA Nationals in Chandler, Ariz.
Point-leader Capps set a Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park track record with a 1,000-foot run in 3.925-seconds at 320.50 mph in […]

Flat Spot On: Which Way Forward?
Saturday, 27 Feb, 2016 – 9:07 | 4 Comments
Flat Spot On: Which Way Forward?

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
HAMPTON, Ga. – In case you think this is just a story on NASCAR, it’s not. Please continue, because there is some straight talk here (hello Robin Miller!) that I think all racing fans might find worthwhile.
On a Friday at the Atlanta Motor Speedway, rarely has there been as much optimism prior […]

Courtney Force Tames Wild Horse With Record Run
Saturday, 27 Feb, 2016 – 8:39 | Comments Off on Courtney Force Tames Wild Horse With Record Run
Courtney Force Tames Wild Horse With Record Run

Courtney Force rode a track-record elapsed-time performance to the provisional Funny Car pole Friday during qualifying for the 32nd annual CARQUEST Auto Parts NHRA Nationals in Chandler, Ariz.
Force led the Funny Car field with a Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park 1,000-foot record ET of 3.930-seconds at 323.97 mph. Meanwhile, Antron Brown (Top Fuel) and Bo […]