After leading Erica Enders to two consecutive NHRA Pro Stock championships, Elite Motorsports made the ill-advised switch from Chevrolet to Dodge affiliation – just as the category was swapping its carbureted engine induction for electronic fuel injection.
Another shovel-full of dirt fell into the grave of NHRA’s Pro Stock category less than a week after the Mello Yello season finale at Auto Club Raceway in Pomona.
Jeg Coughlin Jr. and Erica Enders, multi-time drag racing world champions, will drive Chevrolet Camaros in the 2017 Mello Yello Drag Racing Series.
Elite Motorsports and Mopar have announced that they will end their partnership at the end of the 2016 racing season.
Erica Enders and Jeg Coughlin, Jr. will be driving Mopar-powered Dodge Dart GTs in 2016.
We had an opportunity to spend some time with the queen of speed who not only accomplished her goals this weekend, but even defeated four-time world champion and four-time Topeka winner Greg Anderson in the final round.
The NHRA officials managed the rain delays on Sunday giving fans a true show of speed and record runs all weekend at Heartland Park Topeka.
“Filmmaking, Like Drag Racing, Is Expensive”
Erica Enders-Stevens took the NHRA season by storm this year, winning the NHRA Finals at Pomona to become the Pro Stock season champion in her Elite Motorsports Chevy Camaro, and the first woman to take that Pro Stock title. She stopped by the RacingJunk booth to say hi, and answer a few questions.