Tom McEwen always played to a good crowd.
McEwen, 81, passed on June 10, 2018, leaving behind a legendary history.
“We’re gonna do it right for the NORRA race this year.” That was what Don “The Snake” Prudhomme said regarding his return to the notorious Yokohama NORRA Mexican 1000 desert race in 2018. And he wasn’t lying!
Don “the Snake” Prudhomme, four-time NHRA Funny Car champion and drag racing legend, is best known for his performance in the Funny Car field – but he’s also got serious experience with desert racing on Mexico’s Baja peninsula.
Fans have the opportunity to decide the most important Funny Car in the class’ history.
Good thing that Tony Stewart was out on the dunes with a TRUE LEGEND – Don Prudhomme, who saved the NASCAR driver.
Antron Brown and Erica Enders both took the championship titles in Las Vegas.
Don “the Snake” Prudhomme and Tom “the Mongoose” McEwen will make appearances at the Nitro Nationals to celebrate Tulsa Raceway’s 50th Anniversary.
2015 marks the 50th Anniversary of the Don “The Snake” Prudhomme’s first Top Fuel win.
From Snake and Mongoose to Sneaky Pete, these are the best moments from NHRA’s racing history.