2012 Top Fuel champion Antron Brown was having a great 2014 season heading into the Countdown. It seemed like all he needed to do to for his second championship was stay the course.
News, driver interviews, and the latest in NHRA drag racing event coverage including the Mello Yello Championship series, schedules and results.
Erica Enders-Stevens took the NHRA season by storm this year, winning the NHRA Finals at Pomona to become the Pro Stock season champion in her Elite Motorsports Chevy Camaro, and the first woman to take that Pro Stock title. She stopped by the RacingJunk booth to say hi, and answer a few questions.
Dave Connolly’s reputation is one of a man who can race a quarter-mile in just about anything with four wheels. Starting next year he’ll get his chance to prove it in the fastest hot rods on the planet.
Morgan Lucas had quite a day at the recent Auto Club NHRA Finals at Pomona. So what’s next for the part-time racer and all around star?
Sanctioning bodies in any type of sports are there to create and enforce league rules that provide safety guidelines, and set up the parameters for compelling competition while creating the culture for racers and fans.
So you want to go fast, real, real fast. Then it’s time you got yourself to the drag strip.
In April 1953, the Southern California Championship Drags were held as a joint venture between the new National Hot Rod Association, the Pomona Valley Timing Association and local car clubs at the Los Angeles County Fairgrounds in Pomona, California.
Check out photos of our favorite moments from the race weekend.
The 50th annual Auto Club NHRA Finals was a spectacular roller coaster of emotion and racing and at the Sunday Finals, none of the racers held anything back. Congratulations to all of the winners, and to all of the racers on an extraordinary season.