GOODYEAR WINS IN SEVEN CLASSES AT AUTO CLUB FINALS
POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 8, 2005) -- Seven drivers racing on
Goodyear tires took home class victories in the Auto Club NHRA Finals at
Pomona Raceway. Goodyear's total...
TONY SCHUMACHER, U.S. Army dragster
Schumacher finished on a record-setting run to claim his second straight
and third overall POWERade Series world championship. He clinched the
championship at the ACDelco ...
2005 NHRA POWERade WORLD CHAMPIONS CROWNED IN THE DESERT
RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. -- Tony Schumacher headlined four
world-championship-winning drivers crowned Monday evening during the 2005
NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series awards ceremony at the ...
John Force Racing has reigned supreme over the drag racing kingdom for
nearly 15 years. Gary Scelzi dethroned the king Sunday, winning the 2005
NHRA POWERade Funny Car Championship at Pomona Raceway. Andrew Hines
earned his second consecutive Pro...
Pawuk Concludes NHRA Season With Another Competitive Outing: '06 Is "Just Around The Corner!"
POMONA, CA 11/7/05 Mark "Cowboy" Pawuk ended his season on another
high note after qualifying and making it to the second round of the NHRA
Densham closes out the season in Pomona
POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 6, 2005) -- Gary Densham was enjoying a great performance weekend at the 41st annual Auto Club NHRA Finals. That was, however, until the final day of racing.
Densham and the ...
Tony Pedregon Ends 2005 Winning At Pomona Raceway
Q Racing Moves To Seventh In Final Points
POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 6, 2005) -- Tony Pedregon, driver of the Q Racing
Funny Car, grabbed his second win of the 2005 season during today's
BECKMAN ENDS ROOKIE SEASON IN POMONA
POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 6) -- "Fast Jack" Beckman completed his rookie season in NHRA Top Fuel competition with a round one loss to David Baca today in the finals of the Auto Club NHRA Finals at Pomona Raceway.
HINES CLAIMS SECOND CONSECUTIVE POWERADE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP CROWN IN PRO STOCK MOTORCYCLE
POMONA, Calif. -- Andrew Hines won the POWERade world championship title in Pro Stock Motorcycle Sunday at Pomona Raceway with a first round victory at...
TROXEL RACES TO HER FIRST FINAL OF SEASON IN POMONA
POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 6, 2005) - Melanie Troxel, driving the Skull Gear/Torco
Race Fuels Top Fuel Dragster, ended the 2005 NHRA POWERade Drag Racing
Series strong today by reaching her first...
Coughlin wins prestigious NHRA Finals; announces split from DSR
Two-time Pro Stock champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. won the 41st annual Auto
Club of Southern California NHRA Finals Sunday at Pomona Raceway for his
34th career victory. The win snapped a...
FORCE FALLS SHORT IN BID FOR 14TH FUNNY CAR CHAMPIONSHIP
John Force's second round loss to former protoge Tony Pedregon in Sunday's
41st annual Automobile Club of Southern California Finals sealed his fate and
delivered the 2005 NHRA POWERade...
Tony Pedregon Drives Chevy Monte Carlo To Second Funny Car Victory Of
Captures 29th Career Win At Pomona Raceway
POMONA, Calif., Nov. 6, 2005 - Tony Pedregon put his Chevy Monte Carlo in
the winner's circle for the second time this season...
STEVENS CLOSES THE BOOK ON 2005 NHRA PRO STOCK SEASON WITH A QUARTERFINAL
FINISH IN POMONA
POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 6, 2005) - Richie Stevens Jr. closed the 2005 NHRA
POWERade Drag Racing Series season with a quarterfinal-round finish Sunday
KJ is Too Good in the Pomona Semifinals
After qualifying third for the Auto Club of Southern California Finals,
Kurt Johnson and the ACDelco Cobalt Racing team looked to end the 2005
NHRA season with back-to-back national event wins. Things...
CAPPS TAKES SECOND IN NHRA FUNNY CAR CHAMPIONSHIP
POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 6, 2005) - Ron Capps ended a heart-wrenching 2005 NHRA
POWERade Drag Racing Series Funny Car championship chase second to his
teammate Gary Scelzi in today's Automobile Club...
LUCAS OIL RACING SPRINTS TO TOP FIVE FINISH IN NHRA POWERADE POINTS
POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 6) -- Morgan Lucas raced to a quarterfinals finish
at the Auto Club NHRA Finals before losing traction, which eventually led
to the Lucas Oil Top Fuel ...
Chip Ellis to semifinals at Pomona
POMONA, Calif. (November 6, 2005) -- Chip Ellis, aboard the G
Squared-prepared and owned Buell, advanced to the semifinal round of the
41st annual NHRA Automobile Club of Southern California Finals...
SCELZI WINS NHRA FUNNY CAR CHAMPIONSHIP
POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 6, 2005) - The chase for the NHRA POWERade Drag Racing
Series Funny Car championship came down to the final race of the 23-event
season today, at the Automobile Club of Southern ...
Herbert looking forward to '06 season
POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 6, 2005) -- Doug Herbert and the Snap-on Tools Top Fuel dragster couldn't be happier about leaving the grounds of Pomona Raceway -- the site of the 41st annual Auto Club NHRA ...
SCELZI EARNS POWERADE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE IN FUNNY CAR
POMONA, Calif. -- Gary Scelzi won the POWERade world championship
title in Funny Car Sunday at Pomona Raceway by eight points over teammate
Ron Capps and in the process became the...
Connolly Loses to Rickie Smith in Battle of SKULL GEAR Teams
POMONA, Calif., Nov. 6, 2005 -- Somehow, Dave Connolly's first-round Pro
Stock loss to Rickie Smith in the Auto Club Finals at Pomona Raceway put
a fitting farewell to a somewhat...
JOHNSON JR. DRIVES TO SEMIFINAL FINISH AT POMONA
POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 6, 2005) - Tommy Johnson Jr. drove his Don
Prudhomme-owned Skoal RacingSM Chevy Monte Carlo to a s! emifinal finish
Sunday at Pomona Raceway to wrap up the 2005 NHRA season.
BAZEMORE MAKES FIRST-ROUND EXIT IN POMONA
POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 6, 2005) - Whit Bazemore was more than ready to be the
spoiler in the 2005 NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series Funny Car championship
today, as he faced off against third in points John...
Tire Shake, Dixon end Cory Mac's day and season
POMONA, Calif. (November 6, 2005) -- Tire shake got the best of Cory
McClenathan and the Carrier Boyz Racing FRAM AirHog dragster, as Larry
Dixon raced to the win light in the ...
"Aussie Dave" Grubnic reaches quarterfinals at NHRA Finals in Pomona; Teammates Scott Kalitta and Doug Kalitta suffer first round losses
Pomona, Calif., (Nov. 6, 2005) -- At the Auto Club of Southern California NHRA Finals in Pomona, Calif., at...
Cruz Pedregon to Semifinals at Pomona Raceway
POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 6, 2005) -- Cruz Pedregon and the Advance Auto Parts
Nitro Funny Car closed out the 2005 season in a big way during today's
running of the Automobile Club of Southern California...
AS EXPECTED, HIGHT NAMED TOP ROOKIE IN NHRA POWERADE DRAG RACING SERIES
Auto Club Driver Claims Auto Club's Road to the Future Award
RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. -- Robert "Top Gun" Hight, who drove the Automobile
Club of Southern California Ford...
Pedregon & Q Racing Grabs Third
POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 5, 2004) -- After three days of qualifying,
Tony Pedregon placed his Q Racing Nitro Funny Car in the third qualifying
slot for tomorrow's Automobile Club of Southern California NHRA Finals ...
ADVANCE AUTO PARTS FUNNY CAR READY FOR FINAL RACE DAY OF 2005
POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 5, 2004) -- Cruz Pedregon drove his Advance
Auto Parts Nitro Funny Car into the second position for tomorrow's
Automobile Club of Southern California NHRA Finals...
BATTLE FOR FIFTH-PLACE SUPREMACY IN THE POWERADE TOP FUEL POINTS
Lucas Could Move As High as Fourth with the Right Race Scenario
POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 5) -- Morgan Lucas darted to the lucky No. 7
starting position at the Auto Club NHRA Finals,...
TROXEL NABS HER SECOND NO. 2 IN POMONA QUALIFYING
POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 5, 2005) - Melanie Troxel claimed her second No. 2 Top
fuel qualifying spot of the 2005 NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series season,
marking the first time she and her Don ...
SCELZI, SCHUMACHER, LINE AND SMITH CLAIM NO. 1 QUALIFYING POSITIONS AT
AUTO CLUB NHRA FINALS
Scelzi, Capps and Force to decide POWERade Funny Car championship Sunday
POMONA, Calif. -- Funny Car points leader Gary Scelzi raced to the No.
POMONA, Calif. -- First-round pairings for professional eliminations
Sunday for the 41st annual Automobile Club of Southern California NHRA
Finals at Pomona Raceway, the final of 23 events in the $50 million NHRA
POWERade Drag Racing Series.