Once again, the 2018 NHRA season has come to a powerful close, and the bigger picture is framed very differently than last year.
NHRA annually makes a full circle, starting and ending its 24-race seasons on the Auto Club Raceway at Pomona dragstrip.
NHRA has listened to its stakeholders and remade its 2019 Countdown to the Championship playoffs for Mello Yello Top Fuel, Funny Car, Pro Stock and Pro Stock Motorcycle categories.
There are still two races remaining in the NHRA’s Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season, this coming weekend in Las Vegas and two weeks hence at Pomona, Calif. Nothing is a given right now, especially with points-and-a-half up for grabs at the finale.
The 11th annual NHRA Carolina Nationals at zMAX Dragway gave one driver his fourth Countdown to the Championship win, while two drivers finally found their ways to victory lane for the first time in this championship chase.
As teams encamp at zMAX Dragway for the NHRA Carolina Nationals, drying out after battling the dregs of Hurricane Michael, it’s time to look at who’s hot and who’s not.
Woe to anyone who underestimates Steve Torrence and Robert Hight. These two guys are turning NHRA’s Countdown to the Championship six-race playoffs into their personal playgrounds.
NHRA point leaders were all the rage at this weekend’s AAA Texas NHRA Nationals at Texas Motorplex.
The second NHRA Countdown to the Championship race outside St Louis at Gateway Motorsports Park two weeks ago boasted a compelling and fiery finish.
The second race in the 2018 NHRA Countdown to the Championship led to excitement, explosions and new points leaders at this weekend’s AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals.