After a hard-fought battle at the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals at Summit Motorsports Park, three drivers proved that a lot of hard work and a little patience can lead to an end to a dry spell.
Despite Mother Nature making her best effort to become the ultimate champion at this weekend’s 30th annual Menards NHRA Heartland Nationals presented by Minties, endurance would pay off and spirits would remain anything but dampened by one femme fatale and two of her fellow competitors at Heartland Motorsports Park.
Finally, victory for Cruz Pedregon came at the NGK Spark Plugs Four-Wide NHRA Nationals, held this past weekend on the zMAX Dragway dragstrip adjacent to Charlotte Motor Speedway in North Carolina.
Del Worsham is parking his Toyota Camry Funny Car until the Toyota NHRA Sonoma Nationals.
The 2018 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet is a turnkey racer.
NHRA is intent on policing laid-back headers in its Mello Yello Funny Car category. Initially, they spoke of limiting the minimum angle of the headers to 32 degrees, but settled on 40 degrees to start the 2018 Mello Yello season.
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.
Just when we thought it was sensible to believe dictates that come from NHRA’s Glendora, Calif. offices, the sanctioning body has reversed its proclamation to shorten fields for Pro Stock in nine races during the 2018 season.
A return to Chicago’s iconic Route 66 Raceway gave a few NHRA legends another unforgettable win at the 20th annual Fallen Patriots NHRA Route 66 Nationals presented by K&N Filters.
Bristol, TN has long been a famous place for racing and producing winners. This historic race town held true to its legend by giving one NHRA Top Fuel driver his first of what are sure to be many historic wins at this weekend’s NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals.