Although they had to wait an extra day to earn their first victories of the 2019 season, two legendary NHRA drivers have claimed back-to-back Winternational victories, while one driver took his fourth win at Auto Club Raceway.
Kalitta Motorsports threw out a bombshell two days after the Dodge NHRA Nationals at Reading by announcing the termination of 30-year-plus employee Jim Oberhofer.
Hagan, Butner, and Kalitta have a good weekend at the Winternationals; John and Brittany Force both walk away from crashes.
The Countdown to the 2017 NHRA Championship began this weekend with racing excitement at the NHRA Carolina Nationals at zMAX Dragway.
Doug Kalitta may be the quiet sort, not as expressive as some of his fellow NHRA Top Fuel competitors, but it’s his internal drive to win that makes him so deadly against all other drivers on the dragstrip.
RacingJunk goes Behind the Wheel to meet the members of Team Kalitta.
Englishtown brought success for four lucky drivers, one of which hadn’t seen a win since 2007.
Antron Brown, Ron Capps, and Greg Anderson took the Wallys at the NHRA New England Nationals.
National NHRA Records were shattered at Topeka this weekend.
Doug Kalitta took the win for the closest Top Fuel finish in NHRA history.