In a rookie season that came just before the start of the 24-race 2019 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season, Austin Prock showed he belonged in Top Fuel right from the start.
Every year, NHRA celebrates a newcomer to the Mello Yello Drag Racing Series.
One man’s quest for glory began in Seattle with his first Top Fuel victory; another bagged a career-distinguishing win that might never be equaled in Funny Car.
“Historic victories” was the name of the game at this weekend’s 32nd annual Magic Dry Absorbent NHRA Northwest Nationals at Pacific Raceways.
The 2019 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season reaches its halfway point once this weekend’s Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals are completed at Summit Motorsports Park in Norwalk, Ohio. Weather permitting, quick times will be set, rivalries will continue as NHRA marks the return of both Pro Stock and Pro Stock Motorcycle after a three-race hiatus.
Austin Prock has had an auspicious opening to his NHRA Mello Yello Top Fuel career.
No matter who wins rain-affected 57th Lucas Oil NHRA Winternationals, the story this week is Austin Prock.
As NHRA’s Mello Yello professional teams gather for testing, Jan 30-Feb 2 at the venue for their second, of 24 races on the 2019 calendar, Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park outside Phoenix, Arizona, one of the most successful nitro-powered teams in the paddock has announced adjustments to its driving and tuning lineup.