The only major development since season’s end was the hiring of veteran crew chief Rob Flynn to lead Jack Beckman’s Valvoline/MTS Dodge Charger R/T Funny Car team.
Brown and S. Gray also score victories at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway in the NHRA Toyota Nationals.
Close points as the countdown playoffs to the championship continues this weekend in Reading, Pennsylvania
Several surprises took place in the eliminations round of the the AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park near St. Louis
Defending Top Fuel world champ Brown fails to qualify for Countdown opener at the Carlyle Tools NHRA Carolina Nationals.
Langdon and Beckman pocket $100,000 each for winning the Traxxas Nitro Shootout at the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals at Lucas Oil Raceway in Indianapolis
NHRA teams always look forward to the challenge of the U.S. Nationals at the Lucas Oil Raceway in Indianapolis for their marquee classic event which locks up the top 10 for the Countdown to the Championship.
With star continuing to rise, Funny Car driver Courtney Force reflects on her first win at the O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Northwest Nationals.
Defending NHRA Top Fuel world champion Antron Brown looks to change his luck around at the NHRA Sonoma Nationals
Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals is next on the 2013 schedule and it is one where the competitors will face extreme racing conditions as the Bandimere Speedway is just 10 miles west of downtown Denver.
While Doug Kalitta aims for Top Fuel victory in the Route 66 NHRA Nationals in Joliet, Illinois, the Force family hopes to take another win in Funny Car and/or Top Fuel!
John Force is working hard to keep up with young kids as the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series will contest the New England Nationals.
NHRA heads to Bristol with Tony Schumacher aiming for the victory in his U.S. Army Top Fuel dragster as he takes on the challenge of Thunder Valley. Ron Capps has the same aim in Funny Car while Mike Edwards hopes for the win in Pro Stock.
Allen Johnson is one of many NHRA competitors aiming to add points with a win at Heartland Park Topeka
2012 Top Fuel champion Antron Brown landed the win at the weather-delayed Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway.
Off to Atlanta for U.S. Army duo – but first, a very special honor for Don Schumacher
Tony Schumacher and Antron Brown lose traction on difficult surface
Beckman fourth in Funny Car at NHRA Spring Nationals
Antron Brown saw his streak of winning at least one round at every 2013 race snapped on Sunday as he fell in the first round.
Matco Tools' Brown knows how to win at zMAX, yet to master 40,000-horsepower Four-Wide event
Matco Tools dragster second in NHRA Mello Yello standings
Schumacher and C. Pedregon also score wins at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway
The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway was filled with action including Allen Johnson taking the K&N Horsepower Challenge win for the second time.
Gray bounces back from explosion for No. 3 spot.
The action on The Strip at Las Vegas saw Antron Brown set the first round of qualifying fastest time in Top Fuel. Robert Hight took the #1 spot in Funny Car while top time in Pro Stock belonged to Mike Edwards
NHRA arrived in Las Vegas with enticing jackpots possible for the drivers and their teams
Brown, 37, returns to Las Vegas as the reigning Top Fuel world champion.
Don Schumacher Racing 200th NHRA event trophy.
2012 Top Fuel champion recovers from high-speed crash in Pomona to grab the win in Gainesville, Florida. Antron Brown handed Don Schumacher Racing its 200th team win.
In Top Fuel Antron Brown posted the third best time of the day with a run of 3.812 seconds at 321.88 mph for Don Schumacher Racing.