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Wed 08 May 1996
Blaine Johnson Killed at NHRA U.S. Nationals

Blaine Johnson Killed at NHRA U.S. Nationals

Clermont, IN -- People in various newsgroups have posted asking for prayers when drivers in their favorite form of racing have been seriously injured or killed. The drag racing community now asks that the favor be returned.... Blaine Johnson,...

Phoenix qualifying (COMP)

Phoenix qualifying (COMP)

Comp Eliminator Qualifying List After Session 1, Saturday 1996 NHRA Atsco Nationals by Cerruti & Orme Pos Name Number E.T. O/U Speed When 1 JOHN GEYER COMP 72 6.747 -0.653 183.15 Thu1 ...

Gatornationals results (COMP)

Gatornationals results (COMP)

Sunday-Round 1 - Comp Eliminator -Left lane first- 1996 NHRA MAC Tools Gatornationals by Joe Brake Number Driver R/T D/I E.T. Speed COMP...

Second death at U.S. Nationals

Second death at U.S. Nationals

Clermont, IN -- Miscellaneous news and rumors from the 42nd running of the NHRA U.S. Nationals at Indianapolis Raceway Park.... The cloud of tragedy that hung over the 42nd running of the NHRA U.S. Nationals from the death Blaine Johnson had...

Elmer Trett information

Elmer Trett information

NHRA Press Release ---------------------- Sept. 1, 1996 Top Fuel Motorcycle rider Elmer Trett died from injuries suffered in an accident Sunday during an exhibition pass at the NHRA U.S. Nationals at Indianapolis Raceway Park. ...

NHRA and Travis Tritt form alliance

NHRA and Travis Tritt form alliance

Report from Motorsport News International Oct. 26, 1996 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: NHRA Communications NHRA FORMS ALLIANCE WITH COUNTRY MUSIC SUPERSTAR TRAVIS TRITT GLENDORA, Calif. -- Country music superstar Travis Tritt and the...

Phoenix qualifying (S/C)

Phoenix qualifying (S/C)

Saturday-Round 1 - Super Comp -Left lane first- 1996 NHRA Atsco Nationals by Bob and Mike Number Driver R/T D/I E.T. Speed ...

Reading preview (PRO/BIKE)

Reading preview (PRO/BIKE)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Paul Kelly (818) 914-4761 SEELING BLAZES NEW TRAIL IN PRO STOCK MOTORCYCLE MOHNTON, Pa. -- Angelle Seeling's path to NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle racing started when her husband asked her for a favor,...

Top Fuel rear-end ratio rule -- opinion

Top Fuel rear-end ratio rule -- opinion

>From: Glenn Thompson <glenn@ALLDATA.COM> ================================================================== Glenn Thompson (glenn@alldata.com) Automotive Technical Editor Alldata Corporation, Elk Grove, Ca. A while...

Phoenix qualifying (S/G)

Phoenix qualifying (S/G)

Saturday-Round 1 - Super Gas -Left lane first- 1996 NHRA Atsco Nationals by Bob and Mike Number Driver R/T D/I E.T. Speed ...

New Gainesville Raceway general manager

New Gainesville Raceway general manager

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: NHRA Communications (818) 914-4761 ROBERTSON NAMED GENERAL MANAGER OF GAINESVILLE RACEWAY GLENDORA, Calif. -- Veteran motorsports facility manager Don Robertson has been named general manager of Gainesville...

Pro Stock Notebook (PRO/STOCK)

Pro Stock Notebook (PRO/STOCK)

From: NHRA Communications FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: NHRA Communications (818) 914-4761 SEARS CRAFTSMAN NATIONALS PRO STOCK NOTEBOOK --For the boys: While Bob Glidden says he is satisfied with his career, he has extra ...

Phoenix qualifying (STOCK)

Phoenix qualifying (STOCK)

Stock Qualifying List After Friday Final (top 32 drivers) 1996 NHRA Atsco Nationals by Orme and Cerruti Pos Name Number E.T. O/U Index/Class 1 MARTHA THOMPSON STK 7728 11.279 -1.191 see note 1 ...

Blaine Johnson, Reading notebook

Blaine Johnson, Reading notebook

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: NHRA Communications (818) 914-4761 BLAINE JOHNSON REMEMBERED AS TOP FUEL TEAMS PREPARE FOR READING MOHNTON, Pa. -- As they head to the rolling hills of Pennsylvania with heavy hearts, NHRA...

Reading preview (PRO/STOCK)

Reading preview (PRO/STOCK)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Paul Kelly (818) 914-4761 PRESSURE IS ON WARREN JOHNSON IN PRO STOCK AT READING MOHNTON, Pa. -- It's crunch time for Warren Johnson. Johnson trails point leader Jim Yates by 129 points --...

Phoenix qualifying (STREET)

Phoenix qualifying (STREET)

Saturday-Round 1 - Super Street -Left lane first- 1996 NHRA Atsco Nationals by Bob and Mike Number Driver R/T D/I E.T. Speed ...

Columbus Finals (COMP)

Columbus Finals (COMP)

Saturday-Round 3 - Comp Eliminator -Left lane first- 1996 NHRA Pontiac Excitement Nationals by Joe Brake Number Driver R/T D/I E.T. Speed ...

Virginia Nationals finals (T/F)

Virginia Nationals finals (T/F)

[Our apologies for the two-week delay caused by Prodigy's news software] Sunday-Round 1 - Top Fuel -Left lane first- 1996 NHRA Virgina Nationals by Steve/Joe ...

Atlanta finals (S/G)

Atlanta finals (S/G)

Sunday-Round 3 - Super Gas -Left lane first- 1996 NHRA Fram Nationals by Joe Brake Number Driver R/T D/I E.T. Speed S/G ...

Winternationals finals (A/D)

Winternationals finals (A/D)

Sunday-Round 1 - Alcohol Dragster -Left lane first- 1996 NHRA Winternationals by Michael Cerruti Number Driver R/T E.T. Speed ...

Columbus Finals (TAFC)

Columbus Finals (TAFC)

Saturday-Round 1 - Alcohol Funny Car -Left lane first- 1996 NHRA Pontiac Excitement Nationals by Joe Brake Number Driver R/T E.T. Speed ...

Denver results (TAD)

Denver results (TAD)

Alcohol Dragster Qualifying List After Session 1, Saturday 1996 NHRA Denver by Bob Orme Pos Name Number E.T. Speed When 1 JOHNNY GRAY TAD 431 5.795 242.58 Sat1 2 MARK TALIAFERRO...

Topeka Saturday qualifying (S/C)

Topeka Saturday qualifying (S/C)

Saturday-Round 2 - Super Comp -Left lane first- 1996 NHRA Topeka 1 by David & Bob Number Driver R/T D/I E.T. Speed S/C 5044 GREG...

Winternationals finals (S/S)

Winternationals finals (S/S)

Sunday-Round 1 - Super Stock -Left lane first- 1996 NHRA Winternationals by Michael Cerruti Number Driver R/T D/I E.T. Speed ...

Atlanta finals (STOCK)

Atlanta finals (STOCK)

Sunday-Round 2 - Stock -Left lane first- 1996 NHRA Fram Nationals by Joe Brake Number Driver R/T D/I E.T. Speed STK...

Topeka Saturday qualifying (TAFC)

Topeka Saturday qualifying (TAFC)

Alcohol Funny Car Qualifying List After Session 1, Saturday 1996 NHRA Topeka 1 by Bob & David Pos Name Number E.T. Speed When 1 RANDY ANDERSON TAFC 5 5.818 249.16 Sat1 2 CY...

Gatornationals results (STOCK)

Gatornationals results (STOCK)

Sunday-Round 3 - Stock -Left lane first- 1996 NHRA MAC Tools Gatornationals by Joe Brake Number Driver R/T D/I E.T. Speed STK ...

Memphis finals (TAFC)

Memphis finals (TAFC)

Alcohol Funny Car Qualifying List After Session 1, Saturday 1996 Pennzoil Nationals by David Rowe & Larry King Pos Name Number E.T. Speed When 1 CY CHESTERMAN TAFC 10 5.896 242.91 Fri2 ...

Winternationals finals (STOCK)

Winternationals finals (STOCK)

Monday-Round 5 - Stock -Left lane first- 1996 NHRA Winternationals by Michael Cerruti Number Driver R/T D/I E.T. Speed ...

Winternationals Saturday qualifying

Winternationals Saturday qualifying

Top Fuel Qualifying List After Session 1, Saturday 1996 NHRA Winternationals by Michael Cerruti Pos Name Number E.T. Speed When 1 BLAINE JOHNSON T/F 5 4.665 309.17 Sat1 ...

Bruce Allen story (PRO/STOCK)

Bruce Allen story (PRO/STOCK)

Report From Motorsport News International FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: NHRA Communications (818) 914-4761 ALLEN, REHER-MORRISON RETURNING TO STRONG FORM IN PRO STOCK ENNIS, Texas -- Something told Bruce Allen and the ...

New Competition Eliminator speed record

New Competition Eliminator speed record

PRESS RELEASE Bob Rossi Sets New World Speed Record with FOG CITY tm For Immediate Release Piedmont, CA: May 1, 1995 Contact: Rick Marlin, 1-800-436-4248 Bob Rossi, NHRA racer, broke the world speed record at Cecil County Raceway April...

Myers Story & ProStock Motorcycle Notebook (PRO/BIKE)

Myers Story & ProStock Motorcycle Notebook (PRO/BIKE)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NHRA Communications MYERS CONFIDENT HEADING INTO PRO STOCK BIKE TITLE SHOWDOWN POMONA, Calif. -- John Myers is one of the most humble champions in NHRA Winston Drag Racing, so it was a bit surprising to hear...

Bob Glidden 1997 preview (PRO/STOCK)

Bob Glidden 1997 preview (PRO/STOCK)

From: NHRA Communications FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: NHRA Communications (818) 914-4761 FUTURE REMAINS UNCERTAIN FOR PRO STOCK LEGEND BOB GLIDDEN TOPEKA, Kan. -- He is such a fixture of NHRA Winston Drag Racing that it's ...

Denver results (TAD)

Denver results (TAD)

Alcohol Dragster Qualifying List After Session 1, Saturday 1996 NHRA Denver by Bob Orme Pos Name Number E.T. Speed When 1 JOHNNY GRAY TAD 431 5.795 242.58 Sat1 2 MARK TALIAFERRO...