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Matt Hagan's Championship Year In NHRA Funny Car

Matt Hagan, the 28-year-old cattle farmer from Christiansburg, VA is the second youngest NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series Funny Car champion in the series' 60-year history. After losing a heartbreaking title fight to 15-time champion John Force in his second, 2010 season, Hagan returned to... read more

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Al-Anabi Racing And Larry Dixon Part Ways

The news was out at the IMIS racing trade show in Indy last week and confirmed on Monday by Al-Anabi Racing. The two-car team, managed by Alan Johnson Racing has split from... read more December 12, 2011 by 


 
Morgan Lucas in action this year at Pomona - Anne Proffit photo

Morgan Lucas Amps Up Top Fuel Tuning Staff

Morgan Lucas is serious about wanting to win in the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series' Top Fuel category. Lucas, son of Forrest and Charlotte Lucas of Lucas Oil fame... read more December 5, 2011 by 


 
Venables tuned Cruz Pedregon to his "best run" in Denver - Anne Proffit photo

John Force Racing Adds Tuning Expertise For 2012 NHRA Season

John Force Racing is beefing up its engineering staff for the upcoming 2012 NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series season of 23 races. The "brain trust" already in place... read more December 5, 2011 by 


 
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Ford Racing Unveils 2013 Cobra Jet Mustang

Today, Ford Racing unveiled the 2013 Cobra Jet Mustang at the Performance Racing Industry show in Orlando, Florida. This is the latest in Ford Racing’s Cobra Jet... read more December 2, 2011 by 


 
Drivers of C6 and C5 Chevrolet Corvettes participate in public road drag race

Street Racing Corvette Drivers May Face Charges Following Crash: Video

Pull up to a set of lights and you see a matching pair of Chevrolet Corvettes, one a current-generation C6 and the other a previous-gen C5, and you can bet the drivers of the... read more December 1, 2011 by 


 
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Worsham To Tune DeJoria Flopper At Kalitta Motorsports

With his deep background in the art of tuning nitro-powered NHRA Funny Cars, it's not a surprise to see newly-retired driver Del Worsham return to the sport as a crew chief... read more November 30, 2011 by 


 
John Force in action at Pomona last weekend - Anne Proffit photo

Force Recovering From Post-Season Knee Surgery

Funny Car champion driver John Force had a noticeable limp to his gait as the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series wound to its conclusion a weekend ago on the Auto Club... read more November 23, 2011 by 


 
Del Worsham's first year in Top Fuel resulted in a championship - Anne Proffit photo

Del Worsham Retires After Winning NHRA Top Fuel Title

After 21 years racing in NHRA Funny Car and - for the first time this year - Top Fuel categories, Del Worsham became an overnight success, using his Al-Anabi Racing maroon... read more November 21, 2011 by 


 
Brandon Bernstein in action at Pomona - Anne Proffit photo

Kenny Bernstein Retires From NHRA Drag Racing

There was a time when drag racer Kenny Bernstein had winning teams in almost all phases of major American auto racing: his native NHRA drag racing, CART Indy cars and NASCAR... read more November 15, 2011 by 


 
Matt Hagan lets loose with his championship Wally - Anne Proffit photo

Worsham, Hagan Earn Titles And Victories In Pomona NHRA Finale

Oftentimes, in order to win a championship, you have to lose one first. That's what Matt Hagan discovered in 2010 when he arrived at the Automobile Club of Southern... read more November 14, 2011 by 


 
John Force - Anne Proffit photo

NHRA Honors John Force

Just prior to the start of eliminations for NHRA's Automobile Club of Southern California World Finals on the Auto Club Raceway at Pomona, NHRA dedicated a section of... read more November 13, 2011 by 


 
Antron Brown made the field on his last attempt - Anne Proffit photo

Worsham, Hagan, Edwards and Hines Lead NHRA Finals Qualifiers

It was a long Saturday for the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series at Auto Club Raceway in Pomona. With the Automobile Club of Southern California World Finals on tap to... read more November 12, 2011 by 


 
Tony Schumacher at the hit - Anne Proffit

NHRA Chess Game Continues At Pomona Finale

Pacesetters remained the same after two days and two sessions of qualifying for the Automobile Club of Southern California NHRA Finals on the Auto Club Raceway at Pomona... read more November 12, 2011 by 


 
Mike Edwards set a track record elapsed time - Anne Proffit photo

NHRA Gets Qualifying Underway In Pomona

There were plenty of clouds hovering over Pomona today, where the NHRA is striving to hold its Full Throttle Drag Racing Seris World Finals over a four-day period. One... read more November 11, 2011 by 


 
Daniels wheels her Dodge Challenger down the drag strip. Image courtesy of Tiff Daniels.

All The Right Moves: Tiff Daniels Making Strides In Modern Street Hemi Shootout Series

Racers are a different breed of athletes in that any given time, with the right circumstances and people, they can excel and achieve their dreams through hard work and... read more November 8, 2011 by 


 
 

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