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Thu 09 Nov 2000
Pomona: Goodyear finale fast facts

Pomona: Goodyear finale fast facts

* The NHRA returns to its historic home for Autombile Club of Southern California NHRA Finals at the Pomona Raceway. The same track also hosted the season-opening Autozone Winternationals. Goodyear-equipped cars won six titles at the Feb. 3-6...

Sun 22 Oct 2000
Dallas: Friday qualifying rained out at Texas Motorplex

Dallas: Friday qualifying rained out at Texas Motorplex

ENNIS, Texas - Persistent rain showers forced NHRA officials to cancel Friday's pro qualifying for the 15th annual O'Reilly Fall Nationals presented by Castrol Syntec at the Texas Motorplex. The $1.9 million race is the 21st of 23 events...

Sun 09 Apr 2000
Las Vegas F-M Funny Car Elimination summary

Las Vegas F-M Funny Car Elimination summary

LAS VEGAS NV - SUMMIT FastNews - Summary of eliminations in Federal-Mogul Funny Car at the Inaugural SummitRacing.com NHRA Nationals: Round 1: Russ Parker, Salem OR, Firebird, Right lane, (0.512) 5.935 243.85 def. Bob Gallio, Fullerton CA, ...

Wed 03 May 2000
Atlanta Reggie Showers Motorcycle Success Not about Victories

Atlanta Reggie Showers Motorcycle Success Not about Victories

COMMERCE, Ga. - Many NHRA competitors gauge success by totaling the number of victories they earn during their racing careers. For others, success comes in simpler packages. Like determined Pro Stock Motorcycle racer Reggie Showers, who ...

Sat 18 Mar 2000
Pro Stock Bike Gainesville Qualifying Final Order

Pro Stock Bike Gainesville Qualifying Final Order

GAINESVILLE, Fla. - SUMMIT FastNews - Final order after 4 rounds of qualifying in Pro Stock Bike at the 31st annual Mac Tools Gatornationals: Psn---Num-Rider, Home Town, Machine---------------------------ET---Speed 1 5 Tony Mullen, ...

Fri 17 Mar 2000
Super Stock Gainesville Final Qualifying Order

Super Stock Gainesville Final Qualifying Order

GAINESVILLE, Fla. - SUMMIT FastNews - Final order after 3 rounds of qualifying in Super Stock at the 31st annual Mac Tools Gatornationals: Psn--Num-Class-Driver, Home Town, Machine--------------ET---Index---(+/-) 1 3232 GT/CA Joe...

Thu 06 Jan 2000
Pro Stock Drivers Greg Anderson and Mark Pawuk Team Up

Pro Stock Drivers Greg Anderson and Mark Pawuk Team Up

Anderson and Pawuk Together in 2000 JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (Jan.6) -- National Hot Rod Association Pro Stock Drivers, Greg Anderson and Mark "Cowboy" Pawuk have entered into an agreement that will put them together as teammates for the 2000 ...

Tue 10 Oct 2000
Memphis: Dixon stable after final round crash

Memphis: Dixon stable after final round crash

MEMPHIS, TN (Oct. 8) - NHRA Top Fuel driver Larry Dixon is in stable condition after suffering minor injuries when the Don Prudhomme-owned Miller Lite Dragster crashed en route to a runner-up finish at the 13th Annual AutoZone Nationals at ...

Thu 31 Aug 2000
CHAMPCAR/CART: BTCC: Worldwide racing statistics from Ford Racing

CHAMPCAR/CART: BTCC: Worldwide racing statistics from Ford Racing

As the 2000 racing season hits the homestretch, Ford Racing is looking to cap off a dominant year in its worldwide racing program. As NASCAR Winston Cup, NASCAR Craftsman Truck, CART, World Rally Championship and British Touring Car...

Wed 03 May 2000
Atlanta; Steve Johns hopes to ride to winner''s circle

Atlanta; Steve Johns hopes to ride to winner''s circle

COMMERCE, Ga. -- The last time he raced a Pro Stock truck at Atlanta Dragway, Steve Johns put it in the winners' circle. However, as Crew Chief to driver Larry Kopp, Johns walked to the post-race party. This time, having swapped his tools for a...

Wed 29 Mar 2000
Summit Racing Named Official Mail Order Catalog

Summit Racing Named Official Mail Order Catalog

GLENDORA, Calif. - Summit Racing Equipment, an industry leader in distribution of auto racing parts and equipment through catalogs and the Internet, has expanded its partnership with the National Hot Rod Association to become the Official...

Mon 27 Mar 2000
Team Nasty to sponsor Funny Caar

Team Nasty to sponsor Funny Caar

LAS VEGAS, March 27, 2000-Steve Harwell, lead singer of Smash Mouth, and associates recently announced their creation of Team Nasty Racing (www.teamnasty.com); an edgy identity in the world of motorsports driven by a line of cutting-edge clothing...

Mon 08 May 2000
Atlanta: Scott Tidwell enter finals in ninth

Atlanta: Scott Tidwell enter finals in ninth

Atlanta, Ga. (May 6) - The Atlanta Dragway is the home racetrack for Scott Tidwell, driver of the CBI Performance Warehouse Chevy S-10 truck. Tomorrow the hometown crowd will be able to cheer on their driver when he takes his place in the Number...

Sun 27 Feb 2000
Phoenix Elimination Summary Stock

Phoenix Elimination Summary Stock

CHANDLER AZ - SUMMIT FastNews - Summary of eliminations in Stock at the 16th annual Checker Schuck's Kragen Nationals presented by Pennzoil: Round 2: Don Little, Westly CA, '70 Barracuda, A/SA, Left lane, (0.548) 10.40 10.457 0.057, def. Chuck...

Mon 07 Feb 2000
Pomona Tony Schumacher and Team Exide Review

Pomona Tony Schumacher and Team Exide Review

Pomona, CA (February 6): The 40th Annual NHRA AutoZone WinterNationals came to a close with some of the best drag racing ever and put to bed most of the concerns of how the new rules would affect competition. Tony Schumacher and the Exide ...

Fri 07 Apr 2000
Las Vegas Comp Eliminator Qualifying Final Order

Las Vegas Comp Eliminator Qualifying Final Order

LAS VEGAS - SUMMIT FastNews - Final order after 3 rounds of qualifying in Comp Eliminator at the Inaugural SummitRacing.com NHRA Nationals: Psn--Num--Class-Driver, Home Town, Machine-----------------ET---Index---(+/-) 1 6060 G/D Brian...

Fri 03 Nov 2000
Pro Stock Grand Am to be unveiled at SEMA

Pro Stock Grand Am to be unveiled at SEMA

TALLMADGE, Ohio, October 25-- The Pontiac Grand Am will create excitement in the winner's circle in 2001, when it will become Pontiac Division's "official" vehicle for NHRA Winston Series Pro Stock drag racing. Representatives of Summit...

Thu 18 May 2000
Division 4 Greg Houge Hallsville preview

Division 4 Greg Houge Hallsville preview

HALLSVILLE, Tex - Competition Eliminator driver Greg Hoguewill be looking to make a splash in Division 4 Competition Eliminator behind the wheel of Kirk Manuel's Caliber Collision Centers/GM Performance Parts D/Econo Dragster at this weekend's...

Thu 06 Apr 2000
Las Vegas Comp Eliminator round two qualifying

Las Vegas Comp Eliminator round two qualifying

LAS VEGAS - SUMMIT FastNews - Order after 2 rounds of qualifying in Comp Eliminator at the Inaugural SummitRacing.com NHRA Nationals: Psn--Num--Class-Driver, Home Town, Machine-----------------ET---Index---(+/-) 1 6060 G/D Brian ...

Sun 19 Mar 2000
Gainesville Super Comp Eliminations Summary

Gainesville Super Comp Eliminations Summary

GAINESVILLE FL - SUMMIT FastNews - Summary of eliminations in Super Comp at the 31st annual Mac Tools Gatornationals: Round 3: Edmond Richardson, Goodlettsville TB, Worthy, Left lane, (0.462) 9.057 0.157, def. Mario Gourgue, Pont-Rouge PQ,...

Fri 17 Mar 2000
Stock Gainesville Final Qualifying Order

Stock Gainesville Final Qualifying Order

GAINESVILLE, Fla. - SUMMIT FastNews - Final order after 3 rounds of qualifying in Stock at the 31st annual Mac Tools Gatornationals: Psn--Num-Class-Driver, Home Town, Machine--------------ET---Index---(+/-) 1 4093 U/SA Bob Dennis,...

Wed 08 Mar 2000
Gainesville Team JEG''S/NHRA Pro Stock Truck Preview

Gainesville Team JEG''S/NHRA Pro Stock Truck Preview

31st Annual NHRA MacTools Gatornationals Gainesville Raceway Gainesville, Fla. March 16-19 Background: JEG'S Mail Order Racing is NHRA's largest all-family professional race team. The team competes in Pro Stock and Pro Stock Truck. The Pro ...

Thu 29 Jun 2000
Dale Earnhardt Jr., Kenny Bernstein Race to Benefit U.S. Olympic Team

Dale Earnhardt Jr., Kenny Bernstein Race to Benefit U.S. Olympic Team

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (June 29, 2000) - Budweiser drivers Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Kenny Bernstein are giving race fans five million new reasons to pull for them this summer during the "Budweiser Race for the Gold" promotion. Officials from...

Sun 09 Apr 2000
Las Vegas; Dale Creasy Okay After Car Fire

Las Vegas; Dale Creasy Okay After Car Fire

LAS VEGAS (April 8, 2000) - Dale Creasy Jr. is okay after a fire engulfed his Mad Magazine Pontiac Firebird Funny Car during the third round of Funny Car qualifying for the Summitracing.com Nationals at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. "I don't know...

Thu 03 Feb 2000
Pomona Qualifying Round Two Stock

Pomona Qualifying Round Two Stock

Pomona, Calif. - SUMMIT FastNews - Order after 2 rounds of qualifying in Stock at the 40th annual AutoZone Winternationals: Psn--Num-Class-Driver, Home Town, Machine--------------ET---Index---(+/-) 1 7391 ET/SA Gary Harper, San Jose,...

Sun 12 Nov 2000
Pomona: Lump ends season early

Pomona: Lump ends season early

POMONA, Ca. (Nov. 11) - Brian "Lump" Self, driver of the Roof-Tec Chevrolet S-10 Pro Stock Truck, came to the 15th Annual Auto Club of Southern California NHRA Finals in Pomona, Calif. Confident about his chances to qualify for this final race of...

Thu 09 Nov 2000
Dallas: Jay Meyer wrap up

Dallas: Jay Meyer wrap up

ENNIS, Texas - Federal Mogul Dragster driver Jay Meyer closed his career best season with a runner-up finish during this past weekend's O'Reilly Nationals presented by Castrol Syntec at the Texas Motorplex just south of Dallas. Meyer, of ...

Tue 11 Jul 2000
Briston: Dave Hirata wrap up

Briston: Dave Hirata wrap up

BRISTOL, Tenn - Federal Mogul Dragster pilot Dave Hirata wheeled his Hirata Motorsports A/Fuel Dragster to a runner up finishduring this past weekend's Winston Showdown at Bristol Dragway in Bristol, Tennessee. Hirata was defeated by Jay Meyer...

Sat 16 Dec 2000
Bristol to have Mac Tools sponsorship

Bristol to have Mac Tools sponsorship

GLENDORA, Calif. (Dec. 14, 2000) - Mac Tools, a leading nationwide supplier of hand tools and equipment, has reached a multi-year agreement with Bristol Dragway and the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) to become the primary sponsor of the first...

Mon 10 Apr 2000
Las Vegas Super Comp Eliminations Summary

Las Vegas Super Comp Eliminations Summary

LAS VEGAS NV - SUMMIT FastNews - Summary of eliminations in Super Comp at the Inaugural SummitRacing.com NHRA Nationals: Round 4: Chuck Phelps, Peoria AZ, Yancer-Chevy, Right lane, (0.414) 9.045 -0.005, def. John Brazeau, St. George UT, ...

Mon 20 Mar 2000
Team Mopar Gainesville Finals Notes

Team Mopar Gainesville Finals Notes

GAINESVILLE, Fla (March 19. 2000) - The new Mopar Hemi Pro Stock engine, driven by Darrell Alderman, qualified for its first NHRA Pro Stock event of 2000 at this weekend's Mac Tools Gatornationals. The event also marked the first time this year...

Fri 17 Mar 2000
Sears Point 2000 Season Schedule

Sears Point 2000 Season Schedule

SONOMA, Calif. - The 12th annual visit by the NASCAR Winston Cup Series highlights what promises to be the most dynamic season ever as Sears Point Raceway continues to provide the best in motorsports entertainment with a diverse schedule that ...

Fri 27 Oct 2000
Houston: Tony Pedregon preview

Houston: Tony Pedregon preview

BAYTOWN, Texas -- Although Tony Pedregon was schooled in Gardena, Calif., he traces his roots right back to Texas. That's one of the reasons the Hispanic drag racing sensation, driver of the world's quickest Funny Car (the 4.779 second...

Mon 22 May 2000
Edmond Richardson Signs With Eagle Racing Engines

Edmond Richardson Signs With Eagle Racing Engines

Eagle Racing Engines Secures Engine Program With Edmond Richardson Loudon, TN. - In the wild, an eagle swoops down on their prey and the victim is usually anything but willing. However, when the Eagle is none other than Eagle Racing Engines of...

Fri 19 May 2000
Englishtown Super Stock round two qualifying

Englishtown Super Stock round two qualifying

ENGLISHTOWN, N.J. - SUMMIT FastNews - Order after 2 rounds of qualifying in Super Stock at the 31st Matco Tools Spring SuperNationals presented by Racing Champions: Psn--Num--Class-Driver, Home Town,...

Wed 03 May 2000
Atlanta Randy Daniels Excited to Bring his 180 mph S-10

Atlanta Randy Daniels Excited to Bring his 180 mph S-10

COMMERCE, Ga. - For now at least, Randy Daniels is the only Pro Stock Truck driver who has ever ventured into the zone. The 180-mph zone. And he did it at speedy Houston Raceway Park, a track with a reputation for bringing out the best in drag...