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Records Fall In New England
Saturday, 21 Jun, 2014 – 6:53 | Comments Off
Records Fall In New England

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Robert Hight posted the first three-second Funny Car run in New England Dragway history during Friday qualifying at the Auto-Plus NHRA New England Nationals in Epping, N.H.
Antron Brown (Top Fuel), Shane Gray (Pro Stock) and Hector Arana Jr. (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders on a day when all eight track records were broken [...]

Top Fueler Langdon Gets First Win Of Season
Sunday, 15 Jun, 2014 – 19:01 | Comments Off
Top Fueler Langdon Gets First Win Of Season

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Reigning NHRA Mello Yello Top Fuel world champion Shawn Langdon claimed his first victory of the season Sunday.
It came in Bristol, Tenn. at the Ford NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals presented by Tri-Cities Area Ford Dealers.
Tommy Johnson Jr. (Funny Car) and Erica Enders-Stevens (Pro Stock) also were winners in their respective categories.
Langdon raced to his [...]

Brittany Force Tops Top Fuel Qualifiers At Thunder Valley
Sunday, 15 Jun, 2014 – 6:09 | Comments Off
Brittany Force Tops Top Fuel Qualifiers At Thunder Valley

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Brittany Force earned her second Top Fuel No. 1 qualifying position of the season Saturday at Bristol (Tenn.) Dragway, and will go to school Sunday against one of drag racing’s legendary characters.
Force claimed pole position for the 14th annual Ford NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals presented by Tri-Cities Area Ford Dealers with a 1,000-foot pass in [...]

Worsham Leads Funny Car Qualifying In Bristol
Saturday, 14 Jun, 2014 – 7:39 | Comments Off
Worsham Leads Funny Car Qualifying In Bristol

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Former world champion Del Worsham raced to the qualifying lead in Funny Car Friday during a rain-shortened day of action at the 14th annual Ford NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals at Bristol (Tenn.) Dragway.
Persistent rain showers forced NHRA officials to cancel the day’s second session midway through Funny Car’s final attempt. Brittany Force (Top Fuel) and [...]

Crampton Tops Kalitta; Wins First Top Fuel Race
Monday, 2 Jun, 2014 – 6:49 | Comments Off
Crampton Tops Kalitta; Wins First Top Fuel Race

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Richie Crampton claimed his first career Top Fuel victory and became the 100th different winner in the category. The victory came at the Toyota NHRA Summernationals in Englishtown, N.J. on Sunday.
Cruz Pedregon (Funny Car), Jeg Coughlin (Pro Stock) and Andrew Hines (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were respective winners at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing [...]

Kalitta To Lead Top Fuelers Into Englishtown Eliminations
Saturday, 31 May, 2014 – 19:29 | Comments Off
Kalitta To Lead Top Fuelers Into Englishtown Eliminations

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Doug Kalitta was quickest in Top Fuel Saturday and earned the No. 1 qualifying position at the Toyota NHRA Summernationals at Old Bridge Township Raceway Park.
Cruz Pedregon (Funny Car), Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also will lead their categories into Sunday’s 11 a.m. eliminations as No. 1 qualifiers at the [...]

Cruz Pedregon’s Record Pass Paces Englishtown Qualifying
Saturday, 31 May, 2014 – 7:04 | Comments Off
Cruz Pedregon’s Record Pass Paces Englishtown Qualifying

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Cruz Pedregon raced to the quickest Funny Car run in history Friday, taking the qualifying lead during a record-setting day at the 45th annual Toyota NHRA Summernationals at Old Bridge Township Raceway Park.
Doug Kalitta (Top Fuel), Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders at the NHRA Mello Yello [...]

Courtney Force Gets Landmark Win In Topeka
Sunday, 25 May, 2014 – 18:50 | Comments Off
Courtney Force Gets Landmark Win In Topeka

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Courtney Force raced to the landmark 100th victory by a female in NHRA history Sunday at the NHRA Kansas Nationals at Heartland Park Topeka.
Spencer Massey (Top Fuel) and Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) also were winners of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event.
In her second attempt to earn the much sought after milestone victory [...]

A Tour de Force In Topeka
Saturday, 24 May, 2014 – 21:21 | Comments Off
A Tour de Force In Topeka

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Brittany and Courtney Force raced to No. 1 qualifying positions Saturday at the NHRA Kansas Nationals at Heartland Park Topeka, the first time sisters have shared the top qualifying stage at an NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event.
Brittany posted a career-best performance of 3.746 seconds with a track record speed of 329.75 mph in [...]

Hight Wins At Atlanta, Makes It Three Straight
Tuesday, 20 May, 2014 – 5:20 | Comments Off
Hight Wins At Atlanta, Makes It Three Straight

Robert Hight raced to his third Funny Car victory in a row and fourth overall this season on Monday at the rain-delayed Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Southern Nationals.
Spencer Massey (Top Fuel), Jeg Coughlin (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were winners at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event.
Hight, the 2009 [...]