Crew chief shuffles are nothing unusual in most NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series seasons.
When Ford Motor Co stepped away from NHRA competition, it meant changes for Funny Car stalwart Bob Tasca III.
It’s hard to believe that 2018’s championship winning Funny Car Toyota Camry is the oldest body style in use in NHRA’s Mello Yello Drag Racing Series.
Ford Performance will be sponsoring Bob Tasca III and Tasca Racing for the entirety of the 2018 Funny Car campaign – as primary sponsor for 16 races and a co-sponsor for the rest.
With the SEMA show, one of the bigger trade shows for professionals in the motoring and motorsports businesses, going on in in Las Vegas, many NHRA competitors stayed over after the Toyota NHRA Nationals to get in some testing time before the season finale at Pomona in a week and a half.