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Sun 10 Dec 2006
Dallas final results

Dallas final results

ENNIS, Texas -- Sunday's final results from the 21st annual O'Reilly NHRA Fall Nationals presented by Castrol Syntec at Texas Motorplex. The $1.5 million race is the 19th of 23 in the $50 million NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series: Top Fuel -- ...

Dallas: Final top 16 finish order

Dallas: Final top 16 finish order

ENNIS, Texas -- Final finish order (1-16) for professional categories at the 21st annual O'Reilly NHRA Fall Nationals presented by Castrol Syntec at Texas Motorplex. The $1.5 million race is the 21st of 23 events in the $50 million NHRA POWERade...

Dallas: Sunday eliminations report

Dallas: Sunday eliminations report

BERNSTEIN, HIGHT AND STEVENS EARN VICTORIES AT O'REILLY FALL NATIONALS ENNIS, Texas -- Brandon Bernstein and Robert Hight moved into their respective championship chases Sunday with convincing wins at the O'Reilly Fall Nationals presented by ...

Dallas: Kurt Johnson final summary

Dallas: Kurt Johnson final summary

KJ Battles to a Semi-Final Finish in Dallas After qualifying fifth for Sunday's final eliminations of the O'Reilly Fall Nationals in Ennis, TX, Kurt Johnson looked to score his fourth win of the 2006 POWERade Drag Racing season, and fourth of ...

Reading: Jack Beckman preview

Reading: Jack Beckman preview

BECKMAN SET FOR ROUND 2 OF HIS FUNNY CAR CAREER IN READING MOHNTON, Pa. (Sept. 28, 2006) - Jack Beckman is ready to return to the Toyo Tires NHRA Nationals at Maple Grove Raceway, just outside of Reading, Pa., where he was initially scheduled to...

Reading: Warren Johnson preview

Reading: Warren Johnson preview

WJ Targets A Strong Rebound in Reading GM Performance Part Crew Preps for Rescheduled Toyo Tires Nationals Sugar Hill, Ga., September 27, 2006 -- The POWERade Drag Racing Series returns to Reading, PA this weekend for the rescheduled Toyo ...

Reading: Kurt Johnson preview

Reading: Kurt Johnson preview

KJ Aims High in Reading Return ACDelco Cobalt crew targets Reading winner's circle Sugar Hill, Ga., September 27, 2006 -- After a two-week postponement due to heavy rain that soaked the grounds at Maple Grove Raceway, the stars of the...

Danny Townsend medical update 2006-09-27

Danny Townsend medical update 2006-09-27

VIPsports - Danny Townsend Update Milford, Michigan. September 27, 2006. Top Alcohol Funny Car, driver Danny Townsend is recovering from a final round accident at the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Race Series event in Columbus, Ohio this past Sunday. The...

Reading: Vance & Hines preview

Reading: Vance & Hines preview

SCREAMIN' EAGLE V-ROD NHRA DRAG RACING TEAM READY TO MAKE THIS WEEKEND'S RACE IN READING COUNT Hines Plans To Treat Rerun Race Like It Was the First Time MILWAUKEE (Sept. 27, 2006) -- If you ask Andrew Hines, it never happened. Really. The rumor...

Reading: Morgan Lucas preview

Reading: Morgan Lucas preview

LUCAS ROLLING ONWARD TO READING READING, PA. (Sept. 27) -- For Morgan Lucas, wrestling the colossal chore of taking the wheel of his Lucas Oil NHRA POWERade Top Fuel dragster and his Lucas Oil Series Top Alcohol dragster, has ...

Reading: Greg Anderson preview

Reading: Greg Anderson preview

Anderson now turns focus to Maple Grove Raceway MOHNTON, Penn. (September 27, 2006) -- Greg Anderson, who along with teammate Jason Line drive identical KB Racing LLC/Summit Racing Equipment Pro Stock Pontiac GTOs, looks to use the weather...

Dallas: Rod Fuller final summary

Dallas: Rod Fuller final summary

Fuller waltzes to final in Texas DALLAS (Sept. 24) -- A runner-up finish at the 21st annual O'Reilly Fall Nationals lifted Valvoline racer "Hot Rod" Fuller to the elite top five in the POWERade Top Fuel rankings. Fuller beat Bob Vandergriff, ...

Dallas: Jason Line final summary

Dallas: Jason Line final summary

Line turned back in round 2 ENNIS, Texas. (September 24, 2006) -- With teammate Greg Anderson, who is second in the POWERade Pro Stock point standings, out in the opening round and Dave Connolly, third in points, out in the second round, Jason...

Dallas: Greg Anderson final summary

Dallas: Greg Anderson final summary

Northrop surprises Anderson in opening round ENNIS, Texas. (September 24, 2006) -- In a surprising first round loss, Greg Anderson was turned back by former comp racer, turned Pro Stock driver, Dave Northrop during eliminations at the ...

Dallas: Morgan Lucas final summary

Dallas: Morgan Lucas final summary

LUCAS SPEEDS TO QUARTERFINAL FINISH Advances to Semi-Finals in the NHRA Lucas Oil Top Alcohol Dragster Setting Low E.T. in Sportsman Division DALLAS (Sept. 24) -- Morgan Lucas was turned back in the quarterfinal round of Top...

Dallas: Melanie Troxel final summary

Dallas: Melanie Troxel final summary

TROXEL MAKES EARLY EXIT IN TEXAS ENNIS, Texas (Sept. 24, 2006) - Melanie Troxel entered today's O'Reilly NHRA Fall Nationals at Texas Motorplex with confidence about her chances of going rounds and making a charge back to the top of the NHRA ...

Dallas: Ron Capps final summary

Dallas: Ron Capps final summary

CAPPS GAINS GROUND ON FORCE WITH QUARTERFINAL FINISH IN TEXAS ENNIS, Texas (Sept. 24, 2006) - Points leader Ron Capps gained ground on John Force in the NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series Funny Car championship chase today by defeating the 13-time...

Dallas: Tommy Johnson Jr final summary

Dallas: Tommy Johnson Jr final summary

JOHNSON JR. RACES TO SEMIFINALS AT DALLAS ENNIS, Texas (Sept. 24, 2006) -- Eight-time NHRA winner Tommy Johnson, Jr. raced his Don "the Snake" Prudhomme-owned Skoal RacingSM Chevy Funny Car to a semifinal finish Sunday at Texas Motorplex.

Dallas: Gary Scelzi final summary

Dallas: Gary Scelzi final summary

SCELZI DRIVES 'HOUSE OF KOLOR' DODGE TO QUARTERFINALS IN TEXAS ENNIS, Texas (Sept. 24, 2006) - Reigning NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series Funny Car champion Gary Scelzi raced the Mopar/Oakley Dodge Charger R/T Funny Car - decked out in brilliant...

Dallas: David Baca final summary

Dallas: David Baca final summary

Baca reaches elite eight in Lone Star State DALLAS (Sept. 24) -- David Baca came to the 21st annual O'Reilly Fall Nationals needing to gain points on the racers directly in front of him in the POWERade points. He accomplished that goal with a ...

Dallas: Jack Beckman final summary

Dallas: Jack Beckman final summary

BECKMAN FIRST-ROUND FINISHER IN TEXAS FUNNY CAR DEBUT ENNIS, Texas (Sept. 24, 2006) - NHRA Super Comp champion and former Top Fuel racer Jack Beckman made his NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series Funny Car debut this weekend with Don Schumacher...

Dallas: Hillary Will final summary

Dallas: Hillary Will final summary

Will turned back in opening round ENNIS, Texas. (September 24, 2006) -- Hillary Will was turned back by J.R. Todd in the opening round of the 21st annual NHRA O'Reilly Fall Nationals. Will's KB Racing LLC-owned, Kalitta Motorsports-managed Top...

Dallas: Doug Herbert final summary

Dallas: Doug Herbert final summary

Herbert goes out early at the NHRA Fall Nationals DALLAS, TX, post-race: Doug Herbert went out in the opening round on Sunday at the 21st annual O'Reilly NHRA Fall Nationals at the Texas Motorplex. Herbert, who holds the track elapsed time...

Reading: Gary Scelzi preview

Reading: Gary Scelzi preview

SCELZI SAYS READING WON'T BE FOR THE WEAK OF HEART MOHNTON, Pa. (Sept. 27, 2006) - While one or more of his Don Schumacher Racing teammates are concerned about the cooler, even cold, weather conditions expected at this weekend's re-scheduled...