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John Force Says It’s ‘Game On’ For His ‘Baby Girl’
Wednesday, 11 Jan, 2012 – 11:12 | Comments Off on John Force Says It’s ‘Game On’ For His ‘Baby Girl’
John Force Says It’s ‘Game On’ For His ‘Baby Girl’

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
John Force sounded exactly like a father when he was asked if he thought his 23-year-old daughter, Courtney, has what it takes to be competitive as a nitro-powered Funny Car …

Courtney Force Moves Up To Nitro Funny Car
Tuesday, 10 Jan, 2012 – 16:31 | Comments Off on Courtney Force Moves Up To Nitro Funny Car
Courtney Force Moves Up To Nitro Funny Car

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
John Force Racing announced Tuesday that Courtney Force, youngest daughter of team owner John Force, will drive a fuel Funny Car for the team during the upcoming NHRA season.
She will …

Bernstein To Drive For Lucas Oil
Wednesday, 4 Jan, 2012 – 19:30 | Comments Off on Bernstein To Drive For Lucas Oil
Bernstein To Drive For Lucas Oil

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Brandon Bernstein will drive the MavTV/Lucas Oil Top Fuel dragster for Morgan Lucas Racing beginning in 2012. He takes the seat of Shawn Langdon, who had driven the car the last three years.
“Brandon Bernstein is …

Stewart Heads RacinToday.com 2011 All Pro Team
Monday, 2 Jan, 2012 – 13:12 | One Comment
Stewart Heads RacinToday.com 2011 All Pro Team

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
It wasn’t so much that Tony Stewart won the 2011 Sprint Cup championship which made his season so remarkable. It was how he did it – with a walk-off victory …

Sturbin: Ten Big Memories From 2011 Season
Sunday, 1 Jan, 2012 – 10:28 | One Comment
Sturbin: Ten Big Memories From 2011 Season

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Completely sober when the ball in New York City’s Times Square dropped – and failed to land anywhere close to Lady Gaga – I admit to immediately clicking over to …

Pedley: Off Season Means Too Much Time To Think
Friday, 30 Dec, 2011 – 12:35 | Comments Off on Pedley: Off Season Means Too Much Time To Think
Pedley: Off Season Means Too Much Time To Think

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Some thoughts on a couple of off-season burgers that may have fallen through the grate:
– The SPEED television network’s series of pieces on the drivers who will be inducted into …

Al-Anabi Names Second Driver
Wednesday, 14 Dec, 2011 – 16:53 | Comments Off on Al-Anabi Names Second Driver
Al-Anabi Names Second Driver

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Reigning NHRA Pro Mod champion Khalid alBalooshi celebrated an in-house promotion at Al-Anabi Racing Wednesday, when he was introduced as driver of the team’s gold dragster – the car wheeled to the 2011 Top Fuel …

Langdon To Drive For Al-Anabi
Tuesday, 13 Dec, 2011 – 16:43 | Comments Off on Langdon To Drive For Al-Anabi
Langdon To Drive For Al-Anabi

Shawn Langdon has joined Al-Anabi Racing, one day after three-time NHRA Top Fuel world champion Larry Dixon’s abrupt departure following a successful three-year tenure.
Langdon begins his Al-Anabi Racing employment immediately with the team owned by …

Dixon Departs; Al-Anabi Shake-Up Continues
Tuesday, 13 Dec, 2011 – 7:57 | Comments Off on Dixon Departs; Al-Anabi Shake-Up Continues
Dixon Departs; Al-Anabi Shake-Up Continues

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Larry Dixon has followed Del Worsham out the door at Alan Johnson Racing, leaving the Al-Anabi Racing team that has won the last two National Hot Rod Association Top Fuel …

Hagan Finally Overcame NHRA’s Irresistible Force
Friday, 9 Dec, 2011 – 17:11 | Comments Off on Hagan Finally Overcame NHRA’s Irresistible Force
Hagan Finally Overcame NHRA’s Irresistible Force

With his first NHRA Funny Car title in 2011, Matt Hagan joined an elite “Gang of Four” roll call of world champions operating outside the John Force Racing juggernaut.
Beginning with his first title in 1990, …