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Beckman Fastest Ever As He Claims Pole In Washington
Sunday, 9 Aug, 2015 – 7:51 | Comments Off on Beckman Fastest Ever As He Claims Pole In Washington
Beckman Fastest Ever As He Claims Pole In Washington

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Jack Beckman cranked-out the quickest/baddest Funny Car pass in NHRA history for the second consecutive weekend on Saturday, claiming pole position at the 28th annual NHRA Northwest Nationals.
Richie Crampton (Top Fuel) and Chris McGaha (Pro Stock) also will start from P1 in their respective categories at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event in […]

Beckman Refuses To Slow Down In Qualifying
Saturday, 8 Aug, 2015 – 7:01 | Comments Off on Beckman Refuses To Slow Down In Qualifying
Beckman Refuses To Slow Down In Qualifying

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Jack Beckman continued his hot streak in Funny Car by racing to the qualifying lead Friday at the NHRA Northwest Nationals.
Dave Connolly (Top Fuel) and Jeg Coughlin (Pro Stock) also were quickest in their categories at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event near Seattle, the final of three events in the NHRA Western […]

Beckman Has Shot To Really Clean Up This Week
Thursday, 6 Aug, 2015 – 9:48 | Comments Off on Beckman Has Shot To Really Clean Up This Week
Beckman Has Shot To Really Clean Up This Week

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Most sports have stories within stories. You know; little sidebar events or moments that have little to do with season championships but mean plenty to those who compete in those events.
This weekend in the Great Northwest, the NHRA has an super interesting sidebar attraction going as it will wrap up […]

Beckman Wins Sonoma; Swing Hopes Remain Alive
Monday, 3 Aug, 2015 – 8:02 | Comments Off on Beckman Wins Sonoma; Swing Hopes Remain Alive
Beckman Wins Sonoma; Swing Hopes Remain Alive

“Fast” Jack Beckman emerged as last man standing in pursuit of sweeping the NHRA’s 2015 Western Swing Sunday, when he polished-off a near-perfect weekend with a Funny Car victory in the 28th annual NHRA Sonoma Nationals.
Beckman trailered Don Schumacher Racing teammate Tommy Johnson Jr. in the final at Sonoma Raceway to keep alive his bid […]

Krawiec Victorious In Bike Battle; Sonoma Field Set
Sunday, 2 Aug, 2015 – 7:04 | Comments Off on Krawiec Victorious In Bike Battle; Sonoma Field Set
Krawiec Victorious In Bike Battle; Sonoma Field Set

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Eddie Krawiec’s Excellent Mid-Summer Adventure continued Saturday, when the three-time world champion won the NHRA Pro Bike Battle at the 28th annual Sonoma Nationals.
Krawiec also secured pole position in the two-wheel category at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event in California’s wine country. Krawiec, who bagged his second pole of the season and […]

Beckman Fastest In Sonoma
Saturday, 1 Aug, 2015 – 7:16 | Comments Off on Beckman Fastest In Sonoma
Beckman Fastest In Sonoma

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“Fast” Jack Beckman powered his Infinite Hero Foundation Dodge Charger R/T to the quickest Funny Car run in NHRA history Friday, as he raced into the provisional qualifying lead during the 28th annual NHRA Sonoma Nationals.
Antron Brown (Top Fuel), Chris McGaha (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were leaders in their categories […]

Jeggie Returns To Cockpit In Sonoma
Friday, 31 Jul, 2015 – 7:21 | Comments Off on Jeggie Returns To Cockpit In Sonoma
Jeggie Returns To Cockpit In Sonoma

Erica Enders’ pursuit of a second consecutive NHRA Pro Stock world championship figures to receive a high-profile boost this weekend, when five-time world champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. rolls out of a self-imposed retirement and into the staging lanes at Sonoma (Calif.) Raceway.
Sitting between multiple world champions Greg Anderson and Jason line in the point standings, […]

Morgan Is New ‘King Of The Mountain’
Monday, 27 Jul, 2015 – 7:14 | Comments Off on Morgan Is New ‘King Of The Mountain’
Morgan Is New ‘King Of The Mountain’

An unflappable Larry Morgan won a classic Pro Stock starting line burn-down against Allen Johnson en route to a hole-shot victory that ended the latter’s reign as “King of The Mountain” during Sunday’s upset-filled finals of the 36th annual Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals.
Following a stubborn staging duel that lasted 1 minute, 45 seconds, Morgan covered […]

NHRA Unveils Major Changes To Pro Stock Class
Sunday, 26 Jul, 2015 – 7:17 | Comments Off on NHRA Unveils Major Changes To Pro Stock Class
NHRA Unveils Major Changes To Pro Stock Class

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A series of changes for the Pro Stock category designed to increase spectator appeal, make the class more relevant from a technology standpoint, and enhance the overall pit experience for fans of the Factory Hot Rod class were announced by the NHRA on Saturday.
The changes will be mandated in two waves. Three changes will take […]

Force Adds To Pole Pile
Sunday, 26 Jul, 2015 – 7:10 | Comments Off on Force Adds To Pole Pile
Force Adds To Pole Pile

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Funny Car icon John Force secured his record-extending 154th career pole Saturday during final qualifications for the 36th annual Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway in Morrison, Colo.
Former world champions Larry Dixon (Top Fuel), Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were No. 1 qualifiers at the 14th of 24 […]