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Hagan A Mile High After Win Near Denver
Wednesday, 21 Jul, 2021 – 13:20 | Comments Off on Hagan A Mile High After Win Near Denver
Hagan A Mile High After Win Near Denver

Matt Hagan’s career-long quest to scale “Thunder Mountain” was completed Sunday, when the three-time/reigning NHRA Funny Car world champion won the Dodge/SRT Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway.
Hagan’s victory in the 41st annual event in …

Cruz Pedregon Returns To Winning Form
Monday, 28 Jun, 2021 – 8:08 | Comments Off on Cruz Pedregon Returns To Winning Form
Cruz Pedregon Returns To Winning Form

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Add veteran drag racer Cruz Pedregon to the list of single-car team-owner/drivers aiming to level the playing field in NHRA’s nitro Funny Car class.
Pedregon posted his first Funny Car victory …

Torrence Adds Baytown Win
Tuesday, 25 May, 2021 – 13:35 | Comments Off on Torrence Adds Baytown Win
Torrence Adds Baytown Win

RacinToday.com
Three-time/reigning Top Fuel world champion Steve Torrence finally checked Houston Raceway Park off his must-do list, racing to a rain-delayed victory Monday during the 34th annual Mopar Express Lane NHRA SpringNationals. 
Robert Hight (Funny Car) and …

Glenn Becomes A Rookie Winner In Pro Stock
Tuesday, 18 May, 2021 – 9:23 | Comments Off on Glenn Becomes A Rookie Winner In Pro Stock
Glenn Becomes A Rookie Winner In Pro Stock

CONCORD, N.C. – Winning at KB Racing as a crew member was nothing unusual for Dallas Glenn, but when it came to reaching victory lane as a NHRA Pro Stock driver, the North Carolinian discovered …

Torrence Has Become Four-Wide Convert
Monday, 17 May, 2021 – 9:54 | Comments Off on Torrence Has Become Four-Wide Convert
Torrence Has Become Four-Wide Convert

CONCORD, N.C. – When four-wide NHRA racing made its debut in March 2010 at zMAX Dragway, Top Fuel competitor Steve Torrence didn’t like it, but he’s changed his opinion since then, winning six of the …

Funny Car’s Force Is Still A Force At 72
Monday, 17 May, 2021 – 7:11 | Comments Off on Funny Car’s Force Is Still A Force At 72
Funny Car’s Force Is Still A Force At 72

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
CONCORD, N.C. – Twelve days after John Force celebrated his 72nd birthday, the 16-time NHRA Funny Car champion showed at zMAX Dragway that he’s still a formidable opponent.
In a final-round …

DeJoria Is Back In Fast Compay
Sunday, 16 May, 2021 – 8:05 | Comments Off on DeJoria Is Back In Fast Compay
DeJoria Is Back In Fast Compay

CONCORD, N.C. – Four years ago, five-time NHRA Funny Car winner Alexis DeJoria knew her daughter needed her and as much as she loved drag racing a hiatus from the sport was necessary.
Her daughter didn’t …

VeeKay KO’s IndyCar Field
Saturday, 15 May, 2021 – 18:30 | Comments Off on VeeKay KO’s IndyCar Field
VeeKay KO’s IndyCar Field

Rinus VeeKay earned his first career NTT IndyCar Series victory Saturday in the GMR Grand Prix on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course in his 19th career start.
VeeKay drove his No. 21 Ed Carpenter Racing …

Q1 Goes To The Gals at Four-Wides
Saturday, 15 May, 2021 – 8:06 | Comments Off on Q1 Goes To The Gals at Four-Wides
Q1 Goes To The Gals at Four-Wides

CONCORD, N.C. –First round nitro qualifying for this weekend’s NGK NTK NHRA Four-Wide Nationals at zMAX Dragway turned into ladies night Friday with Brittany Force and Alexis DeJoria leading the Top Fuel and Funny Car …

Cup Drivers Get More Horses
Friday, 14 May, 2021 – 9:21 | Comments Off on Cup Drivers Get More Horses
Cup Drivers Get More Horses

CONCORD, N.C. – Stepping away from one’s normal racing environment can be exhilarating or as NASCAR’s Bubba Wallace and Daniel Hemric discovered Thursday, it’s like putting a kid in a candy store.
In an event arranged …