Category archives for: Drag Racing

Matco Inks Extension With DSR & Brown

Matco Tools has signed a multi-year contract extension to continue as sponsor of Antron Brown in the NHRA Top Fuel division until 2017. (Harry Cella Photo)

Matco Tools, a manufacturer and distributor of high-quality automotive technician tools and equipment products, and Don Schumacher Racing have agreed to extend their partnership through the 2017 racing season.

NHRA: O’Reilly Route 66 NHRA Nationals

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Top Fuel: Antron Brown
Funny Car: Matt Hagan
Pro Stock: Vincent Nobile

Hagan Returns To Glory At Route 66

Matt Hagan scored his first NHRA Funny Car triumph of the year Sunday at Route 66 Raceway. (NHRA Photo)

Matt Hagan ended an eleven race winless streak in Funny Car with a victory Sunday at the O’Reilly Auto Parts Route 66 NHRA Nationals.

It’s Harris Again At U.S. 131

Jason Harris grabbed win No. 4 on Saturday at U.S. 131. (PDRA photo)

Jason Harris kept his perfect record going June 28, with his fourth straight Pro Nitrous victory at the inaugural Professional Drag Racers Association Summer Drags at U.S. 131 Motorsports Park.

Johnson Tops Route 66 Funny Car Field

Tommy Johnson Jr. was the fastest qualifier in the NHRA Funny Car class Saturday at Route 66 Raceway in Joliet, Ill. (NHRA Photo)

Tommy Johnson Jr. ran his first career three-second pass in Funny Car to claim the No. 1 qualifier for Sunday’s O’Reilly Auto Parts Route 66 NHRA Nationals at Route 66 Raceway.

Brittany Force Leads Chicago Drills

Brittany Force led qualifying Friday night at Route 66 Raceway. (NHRA photo)

Brittany Force piloted to the provisional No. 1 qualifying position in Top Fuel during Friday qualifying at the O’Reilly Auto Parts Route 66 NHRA Nationals

Five Score Provisional PDRA Poles

Scruggs sped to the pole in provisional qualifying on Friday. (PDRA photo)

Jason Scruggs made a 3.563-second pass at 213.69 mph at U.S. 131 Motorsports Park to secure the provisional pole in NAS Racing Pro Extreme qualifying for the inaugural Professional Drag Racers Association Summer Drags in Martin, Mich. on Friday.

PHOTOS: NHRA At New England Dragway

Matt Smith (near lane) lines up against his wife Angie Smith in the finals of the NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle class Sunday at New England Dragway. (Harry Cella Photo)

View photos from Sunday’s NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Auto-Plus NHRA New England Nationals held at New England Dragway in Epping, N.H.

Self Named McGaha’s New Crew Chief

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NHRA Pro Stock racer Chris McGaha has hired Brian Self to take over as crew chief of McGaha’s Pro Stock team beginning this weekend.

NHRA Pro Mods Gain Norwalk Sponsor

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The National Hot Rod Ass’n has named Mid-Atlantic Energy, which services well completion needs of the shale gas industry in the Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia tri-state area, as presenting sponsor for the NHRA Pro Mod Drag Racing Series event at the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals, July 3-6 at Summit Racing Equipment Motorsports Park in Norwalk, Ohio.


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