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 California World Finals as the point leader and left in second place. Luckily for the cattle farmer from Virginia, Hagan didn't have... read more

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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

Jason Line won his 2nd Pro Stock title at Las Vegas - Anne Proffit photo

Exciting NHRA Finale On Tap This Weekend

The National Hot Rod Association ends its 2011 season this coming weekend on the Auto Club Raceway at Pomona dragstrip. This is where the season starts; this is where it... read more November 8, 2011 by

Anne Proffit photo

Grubnic To Fly OPTIMA Batteries Colors In 2012 NHRA Top Fuel Season

It's good to see sponsorship details firming up even before the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series has run the course of its 2011 season. Kalitta Motorsports, owned and... read more November 2, 2011 by

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Bernstein Booming On All Eight Cylinders

The Copart Top Fuel racing team has quietly been making strides as the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series season winds to its 22-race close. With team owner Kenny... read more November 2, 2011 by

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Hagan Gets 2012 Sponsor Boost In Funny Car

Don Schumacher Racing's Matt Hagan, in his second year of NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series Funny Car competition, has made the Countdown to One playoff series both of... read more November 1, 2011 by

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Coughlin Returns To NHRA Pro Stock

Jeg Coughlin Jr was burnt out after the 2010 NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series ended. He'd already won four Pro Stock championships and the 22-race season was cutting... read more November 1, 2011 by

Louis Chevrolet behind the wheel of a Darracq racer, 1906. Image: GM Corp.

Chevrolet Celebrates 100 Years Of Racing Heritage: Video

It’s fitting that Chevrolet, founded by aspiring racer Louis Chevrolet, would choose to recognize its competition history to mark its 100th birthday. In case... read more October 27, 2011 by

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NHRA Competition Heats Up In Dallas

Bob earned his first career NHRA victory at the hot, Dallas event Photo: Anne Proffit Competition for Full Throttle Drag Racing Series four titles heated up this past weekend... read more September 27, 2011 by

Antron Brown is ready to race. Photo: Anne Proffit

Competitive Weekend At 57th Mac Tools U.S. Nationals

It's been a week of recognizing past history and making way for the future of NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series competition. The 57th annual Mac Tools U.S... read more September 6, 2011 by

Cruz Pedregon at the hit

Stage Set for NHRA's Mac Tools US Nationals--The Big Go

They call it The Big Go. Starting on the Thursday before Labor Day and finishing on the following Monday, The Big Go encompasses 10 classes of Lucas Oil sportsman... read more September 2, 2011 by

Del Worsham is having a career season in Top Fuel. Photo: Anne Proffit

Del Worsham Is Having A Career Year In NHRA Top Fuel

It's been quite an NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series season for Del Worsham, 41, who until three years ago drove for his father Chuck in the Funny Car ranks. Theirs... read more August 9, 2011 by

 John Force won in Funny Car for the first time this year. Photo: Anne Proffitt

Winners Crowned At Bandimere Speedway

John Force finally won his 133rd NHRA Funny Car race at Bandimere Speedway in the 32nd annual Mopar Mile High Nationals outside Denver, CO. The No. 5 qualifier took his Ford... read more July 25, 2011 by

Cruz Pedregon at the hit

NHRA Hits Bandimere Speedway Outside Denver

It's been a hot couple of days at Bandimere Speedway outside Denver, CO, where the NHRA is holding its 32nd annual Mopar Mile High Nationals. With nearly fully clear skies... read more July 24, 2011 by

Ronnie Humphries, Houston NHRA, 2011

Three Champs and a Surprise First-Timer Ahead at NHRA Houston

A first time: It's number one for Ronnie Humphrey at the Houston NHRA race. Photo: Anne Proffit There were three current/former champions - and one newcomer - atop the leader... read more April 30, 2011 by

Larry Dixon's Top Fuel car at 2008 Gatornationals. Image by Flickr user camaroguy327.

Larry Dixon Seals The Deal In Top Fuel

Larry Dixon’s history in the sport of drag racing is a long one; he comes from a family that’s been involved in the sport and business and his early memories of... read more November 24, 2010 by


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