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Wed 07 Nov 2007
Harker Twins Pomona summary

Harker Twins Pomona summary

The Twins live a dream in Pomona POMONA, Calif. (November 5, 2007) -- When Australian-native twin sisters Kate and Diana Harker came to America, it was to follow a dream of competitively drag racing in the NHRA, and last weekend in...

Pomona II: GM Racing final report

Pomona II: GM Racing final report

DETROIT, Nov. 5, 2007 - Following an incredible season on the NHRA POWERade tour that included Jeg Coughlin's third NHRA Pro Stock championship (2002, 2000) and class wins at numerous Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series events across the United States,...

Pomona II: Cruz Pedregon final report

Pomona II: Cruz Pedregon final report

CRUZ PEDREGON NARROWLY MISSES FIELD IN TIGHT QUALIFYING IN POMONA JINDIANAPOLIS (November 5, 2007) -- Cruz Pedregon and his Advance Auto Parts NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series Funny Car team carriedlate-season momentum into the 43rd running of...

Pomona II: Tony Pedregon final report

Pomona II: Tony Pedregon final report

TONY PEDREGON WINS SECOND NHRA WORLD FUNNY CAR TITLE INDIANAPOLIS (November 5, 2007) -- Tony Pedregon claimed the 2007 NHRA POWERade World Funny Car Championship at Sunday's Automobile Club of Southern California NHRA Finals at Auto Club...

Pomona II: Peggy Llewellyn final report

Pomona II: Peggy Llewellyn final report

  Llewellyn Wraps Up Fantastic Rookie Season Peggy Llewellyn finished her championship contending, first full year on the NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle circuit with a second round loss to new series champion Matt Smith at the season finale at...

Pomona II: John Force Racing final report

Pomona II: John Force Racing final report

HIGHT WINS ALL JFR FINAL TO CAP EMOTIONAL SEASON -Castrol GTX's Ashley Force Finishes Rookie Season in Top 10- Team Castrol/Auto Club driver Robert Hight ended the season in the same position he started but with better results, winning the 43rd...

Tue 06 Nov 2007
Pomona II: Steve Johnson final report

Pomona II: Steve Johnson final report

Johnson Clinches Top 10 Finish At Season Finale POMONA, CA 11/4/07 The 2008 NHRA POWERade Drag Racing season ended on a high note for Snap-on Tools Suzuki Pro Stock Motorcycle racer Steve Johnson of Irondale, Alabama when he clinched a ninth...

Pomona II: Mike Ashley race report

Pomona II: Mike Ashley race report

Ashley ends strong with semifinal finish, nets sixth in POWERade points POMONA, Calif. (November 4, 2007) - Torco Racing Fuels driver Mike Ashley finished his "007 Bat with a Vengeance" season in sixth place overall in POWERade points and worked...

Pomona II: GM Racing final report

Pomona II: GM Racing final report

POMONA, Calif., Nov. 4, 2007 - The 2007 NHRA POWERade season came to a close today at the 43rd annual Auto Club NHRA Finals at Auto Club Raceway with Chevrolet driver's champions crowned in the Pro Stock and Funny Car categories. Team Chevy's...

Pomona II: Jeg Coughlin Jr final report

Pomona II: Jeg Coughlin Jr final report

Coughlin doubles-up in Pomona -- wins world title, final race POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 4) -- Jeg Coughlin Jr. ended the 2007 season with a perfect day of drag racing in his JEGS.com Chevrolet Cobalt, clinching his fourth world title en route to...

Pomona II: Post race notes

Pomona II: Post race notes

TOP FUEL * Tony Schumacher, in his U.S. Army dragster, earned his fifth career win and fourth in a row (also 1999, 2004, '05, '06) POWERade Series world championship when he won the race by defeating Bob Vandergriff in the final round. He had a...

Pomona II: Justin Humphreys final report

Pomona II: Justin Humphreys final report

Justin Humphreys' Stellar Performance Comes Close to Finals Victory POMONA, Calif., Nov. 4, 2007 -- Justin Humphreys has displayed sparks of brilliance in his first NHRA Pro Stock season, but he was shining brightly Sunday evening following...

Final season standings

Final season standings

POMONA, Calif. -- Point standings (top 10) for NHRA professional categories following the 43rd annual Automobile Club of Southern California NHRA Finals at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona, the final of 23 events in the NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series...

Pomona II: Final round-by-round results

Pomona II: Final round-by-round results

POMONA, Calif. -- Final round-by-round results from the 43rd annual Automobile Club of Southern California NHRA Finals at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona, the final of 23 events in the NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series: TOP FUEL: ROUND ONE Morgan...

Pomona II final results

Pomona II final results

POMONA, Calif. -- Sunday's final results from the 43rd annual Automobile Club of Southern California NHRA Finals at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona. The race is the final of 23 in the NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series: Top Fuel -- Tony Schumacher,...

Pomona II: Final top-16 results

Pomona II: Final top-16 results

POMONA, Calif. -- Final finish order (1-16) for professional categories at the 43rd annual Automobile Club of Southern California NHRA Finals at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona. The race is the final of 23 events in the NHRA POWERade Drag Racing ...

Pomona II: Final eliminations report

Pomona II: Final eliminations report

SCHUMACHER, PEDREGON, COUGHLIN AND SMITH WIN NHRA POWERADE SERIES WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP CROWNS POMONA, Calif. -- Tony Schumacher and Matt Smith needed wins in the final round of Sunday's 43rd annual Auto Club of Southern California NHRA Finals to...

Pomona II: Rod Fuller final report

Pomona II: Rod Fuller final report

FULLER SUFFERS RARE EARLY LOSS AT POMONA, FINISHES SECOND IN STANDINGS POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 4, 2007) -- In what was a roller coaster season for Rod Fuller and the Caterpillar Top Fuel team, it was indeed a roller coaster day for the six-time...

Pomona II: Jerry Toliver final report

Pomona II: Jerry Toliver final report

Toliver Finishes Good Weekend with Quarterfinal Final Finish at Finals Jerry Toliver wore a satisfied, albeit tired smile Sunday afternoon at the Fairplex in Pomona. He qualified 11th, defeated Kenny Bernstein in the first round and lost a...

Pomona II: Team Mopar final report

Pomona II: Team Mopar final report

STEVENS ONCE AGAIN A SPOILER Although he did not make the Countdown to One playoffs, Richie Stevens Jr. has become quite proficient in his role as a spoiler. He was instrumental in his teammate Allen Johnson's earning a spot in the Countdown to...

Pomona II: Jack Beckman final report

Pomona II: Jack Beckman final report

BECKMAN GOES TO QUARTERS IN POMONA, EARNS FIFTH IN SEASON POINTS POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 4, 2007) - Jack Beckman ended his first full NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series season fifth in the Funny Car point standings, following his quarterfinal finish...

Pomona II: Gary Scelzi final report

Pomona II: Gary Scelzi final report

SCELZI EXITS IN OPENING ROUND, ENDS UP THIRD FOR THE YEAR IN POMONA POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 4, 2007) - The only way No. 2 in Countdown to One points Gary Scelzi could win his second Funny Car crown this weekend at the Auto Club NHRA Finals once No....

Pomona II: Ron Capps final report

Pomona II: Ron Capps final report

CAPPS OUT IN FIRST ROUND IN POMONA, FINISHES SEASON FOURTH IN POINTS POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 4, 2007) - Ron Capps came into today's Funny Car eliminations at the Auto Club NHRA Finals with a chance of claiming second place in the 2007 NHRA POWERade...

Pomona II: Kurt Johnson final report

Pomona II: Kurt Johnson final report

A short Day in Pomona Cannot Diminish a Valiant Effort by KJ & the ACDelco Crew A review of Sunday's final results from the Auto Club NHRA Finals in Pomona, CA will show that Kurt Johnson's day ended in the first round, with his 6.739-second,...

Pomona II: Doug Herbert final report

Pomona II: Doug Herbert final report

HERBERT ENDS SEASON TIED FOR CAREER BEST POINTS FINISH POMONA, Calif. (November 4, 2007) -- Doug Herbert, driver of the Snap-onFranchise.com Top Fuel dragster, wrapped up the 2007 NHRA POWERade season this weekend at the Automobile Club of ...

Pomona II: Jason Line final report

Pomona II: Jason Line final report

Red light ends Line's day and season POMONA, Calif. (November 4, 2007) -- A red-light ended the day for Jason Line, driver of the KB Racing LLC-owned, Summit Racing Equipment Pro Stock Pontiac, in the second round of eliminations at the 43rd...

Pomona II: Dave Connolly final report

Pomona II: Dave Connolly final report

Dave Connolly Finishes Third In 2007 Pro Stock Title Race It definitely wasn't the way Dave Connolly thought his 2007 NHRA POWERade Series season would end . . . in the first round, on a foul start in the Auto Club Finals at Pomona, ...

Pomona II: Greg Anderson final report

Pomona II: Greg Anderson final report

Anderson upset in opening round; Finishes second in championship battle POMONA, Calif. (November 4, 2007) -- Greg Anderson, driver of the KB Racing LLC-owned, Summit Racing Equipment -backed Pontiac, gave up a starting line advantage to...

Pomona II: Hillary Will final report

Pomona II: Hillary Will final report

Hillary Will turned back at Auto Club Finals POMONA, Calif. (November 4, 2007) -- Hillary Will, driver of the KB Racing-owned, Kalitta Motorsports-managed Support our Troops and Families Top Fuel dragster, was turned back by Larry Dixon in...

Pomona II: Jeg Coughlin Jr semifinal round report

Pomona II: Jeg Coughlin Jr semifinal round report

Coughlin captures 2007 POWERade World Championship POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 4) -- Jeg Coughlin Jr. clinched the 2007 POWERade Drag Racing Series World Championship Sunday by reaching the semifinal round of the 43rd annual Auto Club NHRA Finals.

Pomona II: David Baca final report

Pomona II: David Baca final report

BACA FALLS EARLY AT POMONA IN MATCO TOOLS RAIL POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 4, 2007) -- David Baca drove his David Powers-owned Matco Tools dragster to a first-round effort Sunday at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona to conclude the 2007 NHRA season for the...

Pomona II: Dave Grubnic final report

Pomona II: Dave Grubnic final report

Dave Grubnic, Zantrex-3 Top Fuel dragster, No. 12 qualifier -- defeated in quarterfinals POMONA, Calif., (Nov. 4, 2007) -- At the Automobile Club of Southern California NHRA Finals at the Auto Club Raceway at Pomona in Pomona, Calif., the final...

Pomona II: Doug Kalitta final report

Pomona II: Doug Kalitta final report

Doug Kalitta, Mac Tools Top Fuel dragster, No. 15 qualifier -- defeated in round one POMONA, Calif., (Nov. 4, 2007) -- At the Automobile Club of Southern California NHRA Finals at the Auto Club Raceway at Pomona in Pomona, Calif., the final...

Pomona II: Kurt Johnson Saturday notes

Pomona II: Kurt Johnson Saturday notes

KJ Rolls to the Seventh Starting Spot in Las Vegas On paper, it would seem that Kurt Johnson and the ACDelco Cobalt Racing team had an uneventful two days in qualifying for the ACDelco Las Vegas Nationals in Las Vegas, NV. After all, their ...

Pomona II: Mike Ashley Saturday notes

Pomona II: Mike Ashley Saturday notes

Ashley No. 7 heading into Sunday in Pomona POMONA, Calif. (November 3, 2007) - Reigning U.S. Nationals champion and Torco Race Fuels driver Mike Ashley finished qualifying in seventh position for the Automobile Club of Southern California NHRA...

Pomona II: Team Mopar Saturday notes

Pomona II: Team Mopar Saturday notes

STEVENS IS NO. 5 IN POMONA QUALIFYING Richie Stevens Jr. powered the Team Mopar/Valspar Dodge Stratus R/T into fifth place in Pro Stock qualifying for the Auto Club NHRA Nationals and will face Ron Krisher in Sunday's opening round of ...