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Massey Explains His Actions At NHRA Banquet
Friday, 8 Feb, 2013 – 16:52 | 3 Comments
Massey Explains His Actions At NHRA Banquet

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Shortly after last year’s season-ending NHRA awards banquet, Don Schumacher Racing announced that it was cutting Top Fuel driver Spencer Massey from the team.
Initially, no reason was given for the …

Top Fueler Massey Will Return To DSR For 2013
Saturday, 2 Feb, 2013 – 19:48 | Comments Off on Top Fueler Massey Will Return To DSR For 2013
Top Fueler Massey Will Return To DSR For 2013

Don Schumacher announced today that Spencer Massey will rejoin Don Schumacher Racing for the 2013 NHRA Top Fuel season.
In addition to reigning world champion Antron Brown and the Matco Tools Top Fuel team and Tony …

Brown Takes High Road On Massey’s Behavior
Friday, 1 Feb, 2013 – 16:04 | 5 Comments
Brown Takes High Road On Massey’s Behavior

Reigning NHRA Top Fuel world champion Antron Brown says former teammate Spencer Massey has apologized for his embarrassing behavior during the season-ending awards banquet that led to his dismissal from Don Schumacher Racing in November.
Additionally, …

Dixon Making Bid To Return To Top Of Top Fuel
Friday, 25 Jan, 2013 – 8:25 | Comments Off on Dixon Making Bid To Return To Top Of Top Fuel
Dixon Making Bid To Return To Top Of Top Fuel

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Count drag racer Larry Dixon Jr. among the “car guys” soaking up all things automobilia during the 42nd annual Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction.
“Just looking,” Dixon said via cell phone while …

Force Funny Cars Show Their Winter Capabilities
Sunday, 20 Jan, 2013 – 9:14 | One Comment
Force Funny Cars Show Their Winter Capabilities

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
NHRA Funny Car teammates Robert Hight and Courtney Force proved quickest off the trailer and Doug Kalitta paced the Top Fuel time sheet during the rain-shortened PRO Winter Warm-Up at …

Brittany Force To Drive JFR Top Fuel Entry
Friday, 11 Jan, 2013 – 16:10 | 3 Comments
Brittany Force To Drive JFR Top Fuel Entry

Drag racing icon John Force has fired the sport’s first major shot of 2013, introducing daughter Brittany as driver of a new JFR-built Castrol EDGE Top Fuel dragster.
Brittany Force will contest the full NHRA Mello …

A Cliff-Dweller’s Guide to 2012 Racing Faves
Wednesday, 2 Jan, 2013 – 9:33 | Comments Off on A Cliff-Dweller’s Guide to 2012 Racing Faves
A Cliff-Dweller’s Guide to 2012 Racing Faves

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Awoke on New Year’s Day after dreaming I had driven my Guards Red 1987 Porsche Turbo off of something called a “Fiscal Cliff.” Actually, that was probably a delayed reaction …

Keselowski About To Be Showered by Awards
Wednesday, 28 Nov, 2012 – 9:02 | Comments Off on Keselowski About To Be Showered by Awards
Keselowski About To Be Showered by Awards

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
On a to-do list topped by “Date a celebrity,” 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Brad Keselowski has added “Buy a tank” en route to what appears to be the …

Changes At Kalitta: Worsham Back To Driver’s Seat
Tuesday, 27 Nov, 2012 – 12:17 | Comments Off on Changes At Kalitta: Worsham Back To Driver’s Seat
Changes At Kalitta: Worsham Back To Driver’s Seat

Kalitta Motorsports announced a significan change of personnel in its NHRA racing operation.
Del Worsham has been named as driver of the DHL Toyota Camry Funny Car, replacing Jeff Arend.
Also, Tommy DeLago has been picked as …

Top Fuel Driver Massey Dumped By Schumacher
Saturday, 24 Nov, 2012 – 8:51 | 13 Comments
Top Fuel Driver Massey Dumped By Schumacher

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Black Friday was no career bargain for NHRA Top Fuel driver Spencer Massey, who was unceremoniously released by Don Schumacher Racing 12 days after finishing third in the 2012 Countdown …