NHRA’s season-closing Auto Club World Finals, held at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona, California, had all the excitement a race fan could handle, as the Camping World Drag Racing Series crowned three champions and celebrated four race winners after a 22-contest campaign that went coast-to-coast with excitement.
The 2021 NHRA Camping World Drag Racing Series is down to its final destination: the NHRA Auto Club World Finals on the Auto Club Raceway at Pomona drag strip, taking place this weekend, November 11-14.
Not only did team leader Matt Smith earn his fourth NHRA Camping World Drag Racing Series Pro Stock Motorcycle championship, but one of his teammates, wife Angie Smith earned her second PSM Wally winner’s trophy and joined the 200mph club, while Scotty Pollacheck hit 200 and earned his first-class victory at the most sacred race of all: the U.S. Nationals.
Eight riders will take part in the Mickey Thompson Tires Pro Bike Battle, held on the the final day of qualifying this Saturday.
All of the number one qualifiers won their divisions at this history-making NHRA Sonoma Nationals event.
Behind the Wheel checks in with Matt Smith Racing NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle drivers Matt and Angie Smith to take a look back at the past season, and to prep for what’s next.
The second annual Auto-Plus New England NHRA Nationals in Epping, New Hampshire proved to be a pivotal event with new season winners and a first in the NHRA with a husband and wife racing against each other for the Wally. All this played out live on ESPN.