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Force Overcomes Anniversary Miscue, Wins Provisional Pole At Gateway
Saturday, 27 Sep, 2014 – 7:54 | Comments Off on Force Overcomes Anniversary Miscue, Wins Provisional Pole At Gateway
Force Overcomes Anniversary Miscue, Wins Provisional Pole At Gateway

Funny Car icon John Force gift-wrapped an impromptu wedding anniversary present during qualifications for the AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals Friday, a sidebar to a weekend that will include a rare, network news interview for …

Hines Won But Lost In Pro Bike Finals In Texas
Tuesday, 23 Sep, 2014 – 15:09 | Comments Off on Hines Won But Lost In Pro Bike Finals In Texas
Hines Won But Lost In Pro Bike Finals In Texas

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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ENNIS, Texas – Andrew Hines exited Texas Motorplex Sunday fully aware his latest Pro Stock Motorcycle victory likely is being viewed as a classic no-win situation in the court of …

Sarge In Command After Weekend Sweep In Texas
Sunday, 21 Sep, 2014 – 18:41 | Comments Off on Sarge In Command After Weekend Sweep In Texas
Sarge In Command After Weekend Sweep In Texas

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Tony Schumacher and his U.S. Army Top Fuel dragster team are rounding into championship form as he raced to his second victory in as many days, this time winning the AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals …

Sampey-Drago Leaves Fear Behind In NHRA Return
Sunday, 21 Sep, 2014 – 14:48 | Comments Off on Sampey-Drago Leaves Fear Behind In NHRA Return
Sampey-Drago Leaves Fear Behind In NHRA Return

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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ENNIS, Texas – Angelle Sampey-Drago says any fear she had about climbing back aboard the seat of a Pro Stock Motorcycle was resolved when she made her first test …

Routine Mistake Costs John Force A Countdown Victory
Sunday, 21 Sep, 2014 – 7:06 | One Comment
Routine Mistake Costs John Force A Countdown Victory

ENNIS, Texas – Funny Car icon John Force was foaming at the mouth Saturday after an uncharacteristic red-light cost him a victory against Matt Hagan during the delayed Race 1 final of the NHRA’s Countdown …

Courtney Force Hangs On To Claim Funny Car Pole In Texas
Saturday, 20 Sep, 2014 – 20:50 | Comments Off on Courtney Force Hangs On To Claim Funny Car Pole In Texas
Courtney Force Hangs On To Claim Funny Car Pole In Texas

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Courtney Force earned her fourth pole position of the season Saturday, when she qualified P1 at the AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals.
J.R. Todd (Top Fuel), Shane Gray (Pro Stock), and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also will …

Courtney Force Trashes Texas Records
Saturday, 20 Sep, 2014 – 6:37 | Comments Off on Courtney Force Trashes Texas Records
Courtney Force Trashes Texas Records

ENNIS, Texas – Courtney Force had the blinders on at the Texas Motorplex Friday evening, and cranked out a blinding pass to back it up.
Force claimed the provisional Funny Car pole during second-round qualifying for …

Texas Motorplex To Host Countdown Doubleheader
Friday, 19 Sep, 2014 – 7:12 | Comments Off on Texas Motorplex To Host Countdown Doubleheader
Texas Motorplex To Host Countdown Doubleheader

ENNIS, Texas – Re-routed into the Lone Star State, NHRA’s problem-plagued Countdown to the Championship will resume at the Texas Motorplex Friday with a weekend schedule that leaves no room for error.
The 2014 opener of …

Thanks To Weather,Texas Inherits Countdown Opener
Sunday, 14 Sep, 2014 – 18:30 | Comments Off on Thanks To Weather,Texas Inherits Countdown Opener
Thanks To Weather,Texas Inherits Countdown Opener

CONCORD, N.C. – Rain Sunday afternoon at zMAX Dragway forced postponement of the elimination round in the Countdown to the Championship’s opening event – the Pep Boys NHRA Carolina Nationals – until next weekend at …

Wreck And Rain Force Postponement Of Countdown Opener
Sunday, 14 Sep, 2014 – 16:49 | 4 Comments
Wreck And Rain Force Postponement Of Countdown Opener

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
CONCORD, N.C. – V. Gaines escaped injury Sunday when his Dodge Dart flipped four times near the finish line at zMAX Dragway in the first round of Pro Stock eliminations …