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John Medlen Back At John Force Racing As Safety Guru

History tends to repeat itself. You know: what goes around comes around again. John Medlen, who began working for John Force Racing in 1996 and was crew chief to Tony Pedregon when that Funny Car driver won the NHRA title for JFR in 2003 and later crew-chiefed and tuned for his late son Eric... read more

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NHRA Pro Stock Star Erica Enders Goes Testing This Week

Erica Enders is getting ready for the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series 2012 season by getting some practice passes in for her ZaZa Energy Chevrolet prepared by the... read more January 16, 2012 by 

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World's Fastest Mercedes Gets Even Faster: Video

If you're willing to forgive the fact that the Mercedes SLR McLaren at the heart of this story is tuned far beyond any stock Mercedes, the world now has a new Mercedes speed... read more January 12, 2012 by 

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Courtney Force Joins JFR's NHRA Funny Car Team with Traxxas Sponsorship

John Force Racing will be a four-car entity this year as Force's daughter Courtney joins John, brother-in-law Robert Hight and Mike Neff as Funny Car drivers in NHRA's Full... read more January 11, 2012 by 

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NHRA's Al-Anabi Racing Sets Crew Chief Pairings

When Al-Anabi Racing team manager Alan Johnson decided on his two drivers for the upcoming NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series season, he realized he had one Top Fuel... read more January 6, 2012 by 

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Brandon Bernstein Joins Morgan Lucas Racing For 2012 NHRA Season

When his father, the legendary Kenny Bernstein closed shop and retired shortly after the end of the 2011 NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series season, Top Fuel standout... read more January 4, 2012 by 

Bugatti Veyron at drag strip in Florida

New Video Of A Bugatti Veyron Running The Quarter Mile In 10.1 Seconds

Remember last week’s video of a Bugatti Veyron leaving a mildly tuned Nissan GT-R in the dust at a drag strip in Florida? Well, here’s two new videos of the... read more January 2, 2012 by 

An 800 horsepower, 2,400 amp... Fiero?

IHRA Adopts Rules For Electric Drag Racing

If you feed your need for speed with amps instead of octane, we have some good news for you. Thanks to the efforts of the National Electric Drag Racing Association (NEDRA)... read more December 27, 2011 by 

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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... read more December 17, 2011 by 

Chevrolet Performance Parts' COPO Camaro concept.

Chevy Performance Tests Its COPO Camaro Concept: Video

We last saw the Chevrolet Performance COPO Camaro concept in the parking lot of the 2011 SEMA show. Aside from the fact that it was built for NHRA Stock Eliminator... read more December 16, 2011 by 

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Khalid alBalooshi Joins Al-Anabi Racing's Top Fuel Team

Al-Anabi Racing continues with news of its second driver in the 2012 NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series. As expected, 2011 NHRA Get Screened America Pro Mod champion... read more December 14, 2011 by 

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Shawn Langdon Joins NHRA's Al-Anabi Racing Top Fuel Team

It took less than a day for Al-Anabi Racing to name Shawn Langdon as one of its two drivers in 2012 NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series Top Fuel competition. After sending... read more December 14, 2011 by 

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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 

2013 Cobra Jet Mustang by Ford Racing

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 


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