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Thu 12 Nov 2009
Mose Nowland - Ford interview 2009-11-11

Mose Nowland - Ford interview 2009-11-11

This Week in Ford Racing November 11, 2009 This weekend at the NHRA Auto Club Finals in Pomona, Calif., Cunningham Motorsports will debut its first developmental version of the new Ford Pro Stock engine. Noted Ford Motor Company engine engineer...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Prelude to the Dream results

Prelude to the Dream results

Eldora Speedway Gillette Young Guns Prelude to the Dream ROSSBURG, Ohio - Results Wednesday of the Gillette Young Guns Prelude to the Dream Dirt Late Model event September 9 at the half-mile Eldora Speedway, with order of finish, starting...

Thu 05 Nov 2009
DSR's Mike Green - team interview

DSR's Mike Green - team interview

Q&A WITH U.S. ARMY TOP FUEL TEAM CREW CHIEF MIKE GREEN INDIANAPOLIS, Ind., November 5 - As the 2009 NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series season draws to a close, U.S. Army Top Fuel team crew chief Mike Green is attempting to lead driver Tony...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
DSR hires tuner Lee Beard

DSR hires tuner Lee Beard

TUNER LEE BEARD JOINS DON SCHUMACHER RACING AS TEAM MANAGER BROWNSBURG, Ind. (Jan. 17, 2009) - Team owner Don Schumacher announced today that tuner Lee Beard will join Don Schumacher Racing as team manager for the 2009 NHRA Full Throttle Drag ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
WC: Bandimere Friday summary

WC: Bandimere Friday summary

PUTZ, BATEMAN LEAD QUALIFIERS AT BANDIMERE SPEEDWAY'S LUCAS OIL DRAG RACING EVENT MORRISON, Colo. (June 19, 2009) -- In the first rounds of qualifying at Bandimere Speedway's Grease Monkey Thunder on the Mountain event, a round of...

Thu 10 Dec 2009
Mose Howland - Ford interview 2009-12-09

Mose Howland - Ford interview 2009-12-09

This Week in Ford Racing December 9, 2009 Noted Ford Motor Company engine engineer Mose Nowland says initial results from the first developmental version of the new Ford Pro Stock engine following its debut in Pomona, Calif., last month have...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
St. Louis: Matt Hagan preview

St. Louis: Matt Hagan preview

ROOKIE FRONTRUNNER HAGAN IN TIGHT FUNNY CAR BATTLE CHRISTIANSBURG, Va. (April 28. 2009) - The popular NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series Funny Car category continues to provide drag-racing fans the outstanding competition among a slew of...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
PC: Series Sonoma Saturday summary

PC: Series Sonoma Saturday summary

Pair of John's On Top At Infineon SONOMA, Calif. (August, 1, 2009) -- In the final rounds of qualifying Johnny Ahten, Saugus, Calif., and John Lombardo Jr. Brea, Calif., grabbed the top spots and will lead their classes into ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
SC: Ennis Friday summary

SC: Ennis Friday summary

BUFF-PESZ, HARKER LEAD QUALIFIERS AT TEXAS MOTORPLEX ENNIS, Texas. (Friday, April 3, 2009) -- In the first rounds of qualifying at the NHRA South Central division Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series event at Texas Motorplex, Kimmelyn ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Steve Harker Indy ORP preview

Steve Harker Indy ORP preview

Steve Harker is doing double duty at the MAC Tools US Nationals Brownsburg, IN. - Australian NHRA Drag Racing driver, Steve Harker will be working hard to make head waves in the Top Alcohol Funny Car and Top Alcohol Dragster classes this Labor...

NC: Stanton Saturday notes

NC: Stanton Saturday notes

Pairings Set for Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series at Mid Michigan STANTON, Mich. (July 11, 2009) -- The NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series takes over Mid Michigan Motorplex for a jam packed two day event. The race is the fourth of six on the division...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
NW: Boise Saturday summary

NW: Boise Saturday summary

BOWDISH, BELL LEAD QUALIFIERS IN BOISE BOISE, Idaho (May 2, 2009) -- Rain delayed the final rounds of qualifying at 39th Annual NAPA Auto Parts Ignitor presented by Dan Wiebold Ford, a round of the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing ...

Mike Asley Racing names Dekoninck team engineer

Mike Asley Racing names Dekoninck team engineer

DEKONINCK NAMED TEAM ENGINEER FOR MIKE ASHLEY RACING BROWNSBURG, Ind. (April 7, 2009) - Veteran motor sports engineer and aerodynamicist Terry DeKoninck has been hired as the team engineer for Mike Ashley Racing (MAR) it was announced today. The...

SE: Orlando Saturday summary

SE: Orlando Saturday summary

BIONDO, SILVEUS LEAD QUALIFIERS AT ORLANDO SPEED WORLD LUCAS OIL EVENT ORLANDO, Fla. (March 7, 2009) -- Qualifying fields are set at Orlando Speed World Dragway's NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series. Sal Biondo, Maspeth, N.Y., is the No. 1 ...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
National: Tigerflow Racing preview

National: Tigerflow Racing preview

TIGERFLOW Racing Hoping for Home Track Advantage in Dallas Ennis, Tx -- Last weekend provided several successful events for Tigerflow Racing not only in Concord at the 2nd Annual NHRA Full Throttle Carolinas Nationals, but also in Belle Rose, ...

Fri 06 Nov 2009
Revised 2010 tentative NHRA schedule

Revised 2010 tentative NHRA schedule

<pre> 2010 NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series Schedule 50th annual Kragen O'Reilly NHRA Winternationals Feb. 11-14 Pomona, Calif. 26th annual NHRA Arizona Nationals Feb. 26-28 Phoenix, ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
WC: Tigerflow Racing Topeka summary

WC: Tigerflow Racing Topeka summary

Tigerflow Racing Teams Earn More Wally's in the Heartland Topeka, Ks -- Last weekend marked the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series annual event at Heartland Park Raceway presented by Aeromotive. This was event five of six within the High & Mighty...

Thu 26 Nov 2009
Goodyear Racing Pomona spotlight - Bill Reichert

Goodyear Racing Pomona spotlight - Bill Reichert

BILL REICHERT: NHRA TOP ALCOHOL DRAGSTER--AGAIN POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 13, 2009) -- Bill Reichert understands a thing or four about winning championships. Reichert, the Owosso, Mich., drag racer, recently grabbed his...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Bob Tasca III sponsor extends contract

Bob Tasca III sponsor extends contract

MOTORCRAFT AND QUICK LANE TIRE & AUTO CENTERS ANNOUNCE CONTRACT EXTENSION IN NHRA SPONSORSHIP OF BOB TASCA III DEARBORN, Mich., September 19, 2009 -- On the eve of his first race as a championship contender in NHRA's Countdown to 1,...

Charlotte: Bob Tasca III preview

Charlotte: Bob Tasca III preview

SPECIAL WEEKEND FOR TASCA AND MOTORCRAFT/QUICK LANE RACING TEAM IN CHARLOTTE DEARBORN, MI -- September 15, 2009 -- At the beginning of the season, Bob Tasca III and the Motorcraft/Quick Lane Racing team circled the NHRA Carolina Nationals on...

Frank Manzo released from sponsor contract

Frank Manzo released from sponsor contract

Lucas Oil grants Manzo release to join Al-Anabi Racing INDIANAPOLIS (Sept. 10) -- Lucas Oil founder Forrest Lucas has granted drag racing legend Frank Manzo's wish for an unconditional release from his current sponsorship contract with Lucas Oil...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
NC: Norwalk final summary

NC: Norwalk final summary

MANZO EARNS WIN NO. 100, PERRY SCORES IN TAD AT SUMMIT MOTORSPORTS PARK NORWALK, Ohio (May 17, 2009) -- Top Alcohol Funny Car ace Frank Manzo scored his 100th divisional event win this weekend at the 3rd Annual B'laster Cavalcade...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
NC: Series IndyORP Friday summary

NC: Series IndyORP Friday summary

RACE OF CHAMPIONS WINNERS CROWNED AT NHRA NORTH CENTRAL DIVISION SUMMIT RACING SERIES FINALS INDIANAPOLIS (Sept. 18, 2009) -- The top bracket racers in the NHRA North Central division have gathered at O'Reilly Raceway Park at ...

NE: Series Rising Sun final summary

NE: Series Rising Sun final summary

NHRA Competitors Crowned at Cecil County RISING SUN, Md. (August 30, 2009) -- The NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series event at Cecil County Dragway is in the books with Top Alcohol Dragster pilot Duane Shields of Boulder City, Nev., and Top ...

Joliet: Shawn Gann preivew

Joliet: Shawn Gann preivew

Gann Looks to Return to Joliet's Winner's Circle; Former event winner to debut new paint scheme at Route 66 JOLIET, Ill. -- Shawn Gann has piloted some flashy rides during his career as an NHRA Full Throttle Series Pro Stock Motorcycle racer, ...

Chris Demke Joliet preview

Chris Demke Joliet preview

DEMKE ON A MISSION THIS WEEKEND Joliet, Ill- The Jerry Maddern Racing Top Alcohol Dragster team is on their way to Chicago. They have a full tank of gas, its dark, they're wearing sunglasses and they will 'hit it' this weekend at the NHRA ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Pomona: Final top 16 finish order

Pomona: Final top 16 finish order

POMONA, Calif. -- Final finish order Tuesday for the rain-delayed 49th annual Kragen O'Reilly NHRA Winternationals at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona. It is the first of 24 events in the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series in 2009. TOP FUEL 1. ...

Thu 26 Nov 2009
Greatest Winternationals moments voting begins

Greatest Winternationals moments voting begins

50TH ANNUAL KRAGEN O'REILLY NHRA WINTERNATIONALS TO RECOGNIZE 'GREATEST MOMENT' IN EVENT'S HISTORY GLENDORA, Calif. (Nov. 25, 2009) -- Since 1961, the legendary NHRA Winternationals has been thrilling NHRA race fans with the unveiling ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
WC: Series Topeka Saturday summary

WC: Series Topeka Saturday summary

TEAM CORDOVA PUTS THREE RACERS IN THE FINAL ROUNDS OF THE RACE OF CHAMPIONS AT HEARTLAND PARK TOPEKA TOPEKA, Kan. (Sept. 19, 2009) -- Racing continued today at the NHRA West Central Division Summit Racing Series Finals at Heartland...

SC: Keith Haney Baytown summary

SC: Keith Haney Baytown summary

T/S Driver Keith Haney Wins Top Sportsman Honors in Houston Baytown, Tx -- In only four outings in his brand new Steve Schmidt powered Stroupe 2009 Pontiac GXP race car, Keith Haney of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, couldn't be happier with the end ...

Thu 10 Dec 2009
Greg Anderson comments on Ken Black's health

Greg Anderson comments on Ken Black's health

Greg Anderson Addresses Rumors on Team Owner Ken Black's health Mooresville, N.C., December 9, 2009 -- Following a spate of on-line reports about the health of his team owner Ken Black, Summit Racing Pontiac driver Greg Anderson took time on...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Las Vegas: Allen Johnson preview

Las Vegas: Allen Johnson preview

Team Mopar® Driver Allen Johnson Ready to Rebound at Vegas; Johnson will also team up with other NHRA Pro Stock racers at the United States Bowling Congress Open Championship in Las Vegas on April 2 Center Line, Mich. -- Mopar®/J&J Racing...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Densham Motorsports news 2009-07-22

Densham Motorsports news 2009-07-22

NHRA's Gary Densham Gives Recognition to the Chinese Seattle, Washington - JULY 20, 2009 - For the first time, an NHRA driver reaches out to the most populous country in the world. ESPN's telecasts of NHRA's 24-race season has long reached both...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
NE: Petersburg Friday summary

NE: Petersburg Friday summary

PETERSBURG RESIDENT YOUNG LEADS QUALIFIERS AT VIRGINIA MOTORSPORTS PARK PETERSBURG, Va. (May 1, 2009) -- The opening rounds of qualifying are complete at Virginia Motorsports Park's Full Throttle Shootout, a round of the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag...

Phoenix: Friday qualifying results

Phoenix: Friday qualifying results

CHANDLER, Ariz. -- Results Friday after the first two of four rounds of qualifying for the 25th annual Lucas Oil Slick Mist NHRA Nationals at Firebird International Raceway, second of 24 events in the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series.

Daniel Wilkerson Topeka preview

Daniel Wilkerson Topeka preview

DANIEL WILKERSON AIMS TO MAKE THE MOST OF NHRA PRO DEBUT TOPEKA, Kan. (May 26, 2009) -- By definition, you only get to make an official debut once. For Daniel Wilkerson, after many years of sportsman racing, including an NHRA Division 3 Top ...