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Force Adds Another Victory
Sunday, 20 Jun, 2010 – 19:06 | Comments Off
Force Adds Another Victory

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John Force regained the points lead and added to his NHRA-record victory total on Sunday when he  won the Funny Car portion of the 10th annual NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals at Bristol Dragway.
The victory was No. 130 for Force.
The other winners at the 12th race in the 23-race NHRA Full Throttle Series season were Tony [...]

Finals Set at Bristol
Saturday, 19 Jun, 2010 – 17:50 | Comments Off
Finals Set at Bristol

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Allen Johnson from nearby Greeneville, Tenn. moved around Mike Edwards on Saturday with a 6.722-second pass at 205.10 mph to secure the No. 1 qualifier in Pro Stock at the 10th annual NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals.
The other No. 1 qualifiers at the 12th of 23 races in the 2010 NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series [...]

Force Hood No. 1 In Bristol
Friday, 18 Jun, 2010 – 21:20 | Comments Off
Force Hood No. 1 In Bristol

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Ashley Force Hood earned the provisional pole in Funny Car on the first day of qualifying Friday at the 10th annual NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals with a 4.151-second pass at 296.70 mph.
The other provisional No. 1 qualifiers at the 12th of 23 races in the 2010 NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series season were Antron [...]

No Blue Monday For Dixon, Tasca
Monday, 14 Jun, 2010 – 15:37 | Comments Off
No Blue Monday For Dixon, Tasca

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Larry Dixon raced to his sixth Top Fuel victory of the season Monday afternoon at the rain-delayed NHRA SuperNationals at Old Bridge Township Raceway Park while Bob Tasca got his first in Funny Car.
Mike Edwards and Michael Phillips also were winners at the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series event.
Dixon posted a performance of 3.824 [...]

Rain Postpones NHRA Finals
Sunday, 13 Jun, 2010 – 20:31 | Comments Off

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Persistent rain showers forced NHRA officials to delay final eliminations for the NHRA SuperNationals until Monday at 10 a.m.
Three rounds of racing were completed in the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series event before rain started falling at Old Bridge Township Raceway Park around 3:45 p.m.
Antron Brown will face Larry Dixon in the Top Fuel [...]

Cory Mac’s Big Run Stands
Saturday, 12 Jun, 2010 – 18:10 | Comments Off
Cory Mac’s Big Run Stands

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Cory McClenathan secured the top qualifying position when his quickest pass in NHRA Full Throttle Series history from Friday wasn’t threatened on Saturday as qualifying concluded at the 41st annual NHRA Supernationals.
In fact, there were no changes in any of the other three categories either as Robert Hight (Funny Car), Mike Edwards (Pro Stock) and [...]

Bittersweet Day For NHRA
Saturday, 12 Jun, 2010 – 7:11 | Comments Off
Bittersweet Day For NHRA

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Cory McClenathan ran the quickest 1,000-foot pass in history on a somber day at the 41st annual NHRA SuperNationals at Old Bridge Township Raceway Park.
Robert Hight, Mike Edwards, and Michael Phillips lead their respective fields in Saturday’s qualifying.
The day’s racing was conducted in a somber tone following the top-end accident that claimed the life of [...]

Drag Racer Dies At Englishtown
Friday, 11 Jun, 2010 – 15:16 | Comments Off

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Top Alcohol Funny Car racer Neal Parker, 58, from Millville, N.J., crashed today at a high rate of speed in the shutdown area during qualifying for the NHRA SuperNationals at Old Bridge Township Raceway Park and was pronounced dead.
NHRA officials and the New Jersey State Police are investigating the accident. In their statement, the NHRA [...]

Dixon’s Turn To Be Top Fueler
Monday, 7 Jun, 2010 – 6:53 | Comments Off
Dixon’s Turn To Be Top Fueler

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The hottest rivalry in drag racing re-fired in the Top Fuel finals of the United Association Route 66 NHRA Nationals at Route 66 Raceway Sunday night and this time it was Larry Dixon getting the victory over Tony Schumacher.
Dixon drove his Al-Anabi Racing dragster to a 3.823-second run at 323.12 mph past Schumacher to earn [...]

Dixon Leads Qualifying In Joliet
Saturday, 5 Jun, 2010 – 19:26 | Comments Off
Dixon Leads Qualifying In Joliet

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JOLIET, Ill. – Larry Dixon strengthened his points lead in Top Fuel as he raced to the No. 1 qualifier at the United Association Route 66 NHRA Nationals.
Robert Hight, Mike Edwards and Craig Treble also took the top spots in their respective categories at the 10th of 23 events on the NHRA Full Throttle Drag [...]