This year was a roller-coaster ride for John Force Racing in NHRA Mello Yello competition.
This has been an intriguing year for NHRA Mello Yello drag racing. While some of the expected racers have claimed Wally winner’s trophies in the first 14 contests of the 24-race campaign, there have also been quite a few first-timers, and several drivers and riders have ended long-time droughts this season.
The first stop of three consecutive races on the NHRA’s Western Swing gave three forceful drivers mile-high wins at this weekend’s Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway.
Aside from four massive engine explosions, John Force has been quiet lately.
The great drag racing chassis builder and engine tuner Steve Plueger, 74, has died.
Sunday was not the first time John Force has crashed.
It happened again, for the second time in two NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series races: A John Force Racing car had a huge, frightening accident in Sunday eliminations.
The NHRA Mello Yello season kicks off with strong passes and a heart-stopping moment as John Force’s Funny Car crashes.
John Force has become the first drag racer recognized with a doctorate, and the third motorsports standout.
John Force is always excited about something and this winter he’s got plenty to keep him talking.