Castrol leaves, Lucas arrives as team's sponsor.
Can youth overcome experience?
Matt Hagan and Erica Enders-Stevens triumph for the event and the season title.
Tony Schumacher, Andrew Hines wrap up Top Fuel and Pro Stock Motorcycle championships early.
Shane Gray and Hector Arana Jr. also top qualifying at Pomona finale.
Force didn't have the weekend he wanted in Las Vegas, but it could have been much worse.
Funny car points battle will be decided between Force and Hagan.
Funny Car, Pro Stock titles to be decided in today's finals.
New look for the Kalitta Motorsports driver.
Brandon Bernstein, John Force, Mike Edwards and Hector Arana Jr. are top qualifiers at Auto Club NHRA finals in Pomona.
The tradition-rich season-opening event for the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series is scheduled for Feb. 6-9 at historic Auto Club Raceway at Pomona in Southern California.
Funny Car driver Courtney Force victorious at O'Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Winternationals; Shawn Langdon (Top Fuel) and Vincent Nobile (Pro Stock) also winners at Mello Yellow season-opener.
Brittany Force drives her Top Fuel dragster into show on Friday.
Langdon, Hagan, Jones and Krawiec race to victories at season-ending Auto Club NHRA 2013 finals at Pomona.
Doug Kalitta, John Force and Vincent Nobile will lead their classes into Sundays eleminations.
Bernstein, Densham and Gaines take second fastest qualifying spots in Friday's rounds on at the NHRA Winternationals.
JEGS.com/Mopar Dodge Avenger driver Jeg Coughlin Jr. commences his Pro Stock title defense at Pomona.
NHRA Series press release
Courtney Force claims her first Pomona No.1 qualifying position, while Tony Schumacher gets his 72nd career No. 1 and Mike Edwards his 42nd.
Spencer Massey began 2012 on a high note by winning the opening event, he looks to do the same in his Schumacher Top Fuel dragster in 2013.
The NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series continues Feb. 21-23 with the CARQUEST Auto Parts NHRA Nationals at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park near Phoenix.
A new season starts at Pomona.
The weekend had more story lines among the professional teams than a Tolstoy novel but, in the end, the finish was a gripping one from Goodyear.