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Sat 01 Jul 2000
Engine Works to Sponsor Bruce Mullins Racing at Bristol

Engine Works to Sponsor Bruce Mullins Racing at Bristol

Bruce Mullins Racing has reached agreement with Engine Works of Kingsport, Tennessee, on a one-race sponsorship for the Winston Showdown at Bristol Motor Speedway. Engine Works produces aftermarket components for just about anything from wild ...

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, ...

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, ...

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...

Thu 24 Feb 2000
In-Car Audio from a Top Fuel Dragster!

In-Car Audio from a Top Fuel Dragster!

NITRONIC RESEARCH UNVEILS INTERNET FIRST: IN-CAR AUDIO FROM A TOP FUEL DRAGSTER! by Cole Coonce, NR Mojo Wire 2/23/00, Los Angeles, CA--As a tease for an upcoming CD release, "The Big Sounds of the Drags 2001," Nitronic Research has unveiled...

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...

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...

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,...

Thu 22 Jun 2000
Robert Wagner Named VP of Sales and Development

Robert Wagner Named VP of Sales and Development

ROBERT WAGNER NAMED VICE PRESIDENT SALES AND BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT Long-time Anaheim Sports executive, Wagner joins NHRA with extensive background in sales, marketing and broadcasting GLENDORA, Calif. (June 21, 2000) - Robert Wagner, a seasoned...

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...

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...

Sat 11 Nov 2000
Dallas: B&J Transmissions weekend wrap up

Dallas: B&J Transmissions weekend wrap up

ENNIS, Texas - Federal Mogul Dragster drivers Troy Buff and Mark Hentges lead the way for the B&J Transmission racers in Dallas at the rain delayed O'Reilly Nationals while across the country it was an all B&J Federal Mogul Funny Car battle as...

Mon 21 Feb 2000
Phoenix Paul Romine Season Debut

Phoenix Paul Romine Season Debut

PHOENIX, AZ (February 20, 2000) -- A number of different elements will greet the CARQUEST Auto Parts Top Fuel Team with driver Paul Romine this weekend as they make their 2000 season debut, Feb. 22-24 at the NHRA Checker, Schuck's, Kragen...

Wed 21 Jun 2000
Len Imbrogno Named Director of Sportsman Racing

Len Imbrogno Named Director of Sportsman Racing

LEN IMBROGNO NAMED DIRECTOR OF SPORTSMAN RACING AND MEMBER TRACKS Move Designed to Strengthen NHRA's Position With National Member Track Network and The Racing Community GLENDORA, Calif. (June 16, 2000) - In a move to strengthen its relationship...

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...

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 28 May 2000
Dallas: Pro Stock bike final qualifying

Dallas: Pro Stock bike final qualifying

ENNIS, Texas - SUMMIT FastNews - Final order after 4 rounds of qualifying in Pro Stock Bike at the 4th annual Castrol Nationals presented by O'Reilly Auto Parts: Psn---Num-Rider, Home Town, Machine-----------------Qual-ET--Qual-Spd-Top Spd ...

Thu 06 Apr 2000
Las Vegas Super Stock round three qualifying

Las Vegas Super Stock round three qualifying

LAS VEGAS - SUMMIT FastNews - Final order after 3 rounds of qualifying in Super Stock at the Inaugural SummitRacing.com NHRA Nationals: Psn--Num--Class-Driver, Home Town, Machine-----------------ET---Index---(+/-) 1 1052 SS/BM Arnie ...

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 ...

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 ...

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...

Sat 26 Feb 2000
Phoenix Super Stock Qualifying Final Order

Phoenix Super Stock Qualifying Final Order

CHANDLER, Ariz. - SUMMIT FastNews - Final order after 3 rounds of qualifying in Super Stock at the 16th annual Checker Schuck's Kragen Nationals presented by Pennzoil: Psn--Num-Class-Driver, Home Town, Machine--------------ET---Index---(+/-) ...

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,...

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 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,...

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...

Mon 10 Apr 2000
Las Vegas Don Lampus Jr; Lady Luck elusive

Las Vegas Don Lampus Jr; Lady Luck elusive

LAS VEGAS (April 9) -- The twists of luck that have made this city famous for years were in effect today at Las Vegas Motor Speedway for the ExpressAutoParts.com Top Fuel team of Don Lampus Jr. Competing at the inaugural NHRA SummitRacing.com ...

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 25 Dec 2000
Self will not leave Pro Stock Trucks

Self will not leave Pro Stock Trucks

HOUSTON, Texas -- It is no secret that the cost of competing in professional motorsports is high. In all forms of motorsports the cost of campaigning and maintaining a competitive race team is far more than a team can win on the racetrack. This...

Wed 22 Mar 2000
Pro Motorsports/Team Nasty Racing Funny Car to make first appearance

Pro Motorsports/Team Nasty Racing Funny Car to make first appearance

Minneapolis, March 21, 2000- The Pro Motorsports/Team Nasty Racing/ Rat Fink Nitro Funny Car team will be making its first appearance for 2000 at the Inaugural Las Vegas Nationals. In 1999 the Pro Motorsports Funny Car hit the track for the...

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 ...

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...

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...

Sun 13 Feb 2000
Ron Krisher Has Backup Car After Pomona Flip

Ron Krisher Has Backup Car After Pomona Flip

No one had higher hopes going into the NHRA Pro Stock season than Ron Krisher -- or a more spectacular start. Krisher appeared to have Kurt Johnson, a three-time winner last year, beat in first-round eliminations at Pomona but lost control,...