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Thu 26 Nov 2009
Kurt Johnson news 2009-11-24

Kurt Johnson news 2009-11-24

ACDelco sponsorship with Kurt Johnson concludes after 14 exciting NHRA Pro Stock seasons GRAND BLANC, Mich., Nov. 24, 2009 -- It's been an outstanding run for both veteran NHRA Pro Stock driver Kurt Johnson and ACDelco, but after 14 race...

Peggy Llewellyn joins Mark Lantz Racing for 2010

Peggy Llewellyn joins Mark Lantz Racing for 2010

PEGGY LLEWELLYN TO RETURN TO RACING FOR 2010 SEASON Mark Lantz Racing Makes Profession Debut on NHRA Circuit (SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS, Nov. 12, 2009) -- NHRA Pro Stock Motorcyclist and first woman of color in the world to win a professional ...

Tue 24 Nov 2009
WC: Randy Meyer season review

WC: Randy Meyer season review

Randy Meyer Racing wraps up another successful season! Olathe, KS. - Randy Meyer Racing ended the year on a high note with driver, Dan Kracht scoring the teams 4th West Central Division Championship. The team made three final round appearances...

Sun 22 Nov 2009
Ingram's Flat Spot On: The best ever?Headline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: The best ever?

Ingram's Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram The Best Ever? On a weekend when Tony Schumacher clinched his sixth straight Top Fuel championship at Pomona, Jimmie Johnson put himself in line to win his fourth straight Sprint Cup title after leaving...

Sat 21 Nov 2009
Jack Beckman news 2009-11-21

Jack Beckman news 2009-11-21

BECKMAN FLIES WITH THE THUNDERBIRDS LAS VEGAS (Nov. 21, 2009) - Following the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series year-end banquet in Los Angeles on Monday, "Fast" Jack Beckman traveled to Las Vegas to fly with the United States Air ...

Hight, Force - Homestead Saturday media visit

Hight, Force - Homestead Saturday media visit

Ford Racing's Robert Hight captured his first NHRA Full Throttle Funny Car championship last week to give car owner John Force his 16th title in the last 20 years and 10th since joining Ford. Both men stopped by the Homestead-Miami Speedway...

Robert Hight news 2009-11-20

Robert Hight news 2009-11-20

SPONSORS CONGRATULATE FUNNY CAR CHAMPION ROBERT HIGHT YORBA LINDA, CA (November 20, 2009) --- First time NHRA Funny Car champion Robert Hight has been receiving daily congratulatory e-mails, texts and phone calls since clinching the 16th NHRA ...

Fri 20 Nov 2009
National: Steve Harker Las Vegas summary

National: Steve Harker Las Vegas summary

Harker holds onto No. 2 in National Championship! Pomona, CA - For Australian Funny Car driver, Steve Harker the 2009 NHRA Top Alcohol Funny Car season has been a true rollercoaster ride that ended on a high note. The team successfully...

NHRA's Hight named Homestead-Miami Grand Marshall

NHRA's Hight named Homestead-Miami Grand Marshall

FUNNY CAR CHAMP ROBERT HIGHT HEADED TO HOMESTEAD FOR FORD NASCAR CHAMPIONSHIP WEEKEND FESTIVITIES YORBA LINDA, CA (November 19, 2009) --- NHRA Full Throttle Funny Car champion Robert Hight is headed to Florida this weekend. The newly crowned ...

Pomona II: Rodger Brogdon final report

Pomona II: Rodger Brogdon final report

Brogdon ends 2009 on a high note After getting off to a sluggish start Rodger Brogdon and the Attitude Apparel /Charter Communications team ended the season with a flourish and closed out their first complete season of NHRA Pro Stock competition...

Thu 19 Nov 2009
Force, Hight - Ford teleconference 2009-11-18

Force, Hight - Ford teleconference 2009-11-18

This Week in Ford Racing: November 18, 2009 Robert Hight claimed his first NHRA Full Throttle Funny Car championship last weekend, giving John Force Racing it's 16th overall title in the last 20 years, and 10th as a member of the Ford Racing ...

Wed 18 Nov 2009
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Martin's Chase plot thickens Headline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Martin's Chase plot thickens

Ingram's Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram Martin's Chase Plot Thickens The past week produced a remarkable batch of late fall racing news. One writer's view of the top ten stories. Mark Martin, Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet. Photo...

Tue 17 Nov 2009
National: Johnny Ahten Pomona summary

National: Johnny Ahten Pomona summary

Career Best Accelerates Ahten to Second Round Finish Pomona, Calif. -- Johnny Ahten, the flame-chasing fire fighter from Santa Clarita, Calif., ended his 2009 NHRA season recording a career best elapsed time and speed in qualifying at the season...

Series 2009 awards ceremony report

Series 2009 awards ceremony report

SCHUMACHER, HIGHT, EDWARDS AND ARANA CROWNED NHRA FULL THROTTLE SERIES WORLD CHAMPIONS CENTURY CITY, Calif. (Nov. 15, 2009) -- Tony Schumacher, the first Top Fuel driver in NHRA history to win six consecutive Full Throttle Drag Racing Series...

Pomona II: Jerry Toliver final report

Pomona II: Jerry Toliver final report

Early Exit for Toliver at Season-Ending NHRA Finals POMONA, Calif., November 16, 2009 - Jerry Toliver had the unique distinction of being the first racer to face the newly crowned 2009 NHRA Full Throttle Funny Car champ in eliminations when he...

Goodyear Racing Pomona spotlight - Jim Whitely

Goodyear Racing Pomona spotlight - Jim Whitely

WHITELY WINS TOP ALCOHOL DRAGSTER RACE AT POMONA POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 15, 2009) -- Jim Whitely stood by his car in the gathering darkness at Auto Club Speedway and grinned. Whitely, the Grand Junction, Colo....

Goodyear Racing Pomona summary

Goodyear Racing Pomona summary

GOODYEAR-EQUIPPED DRIVERS WIN SEVEN NHRA CHAMPIONSHIPS POMONA, Calif., (Nov. 15, 2009) -- Tony Schumacher, Robert Hight and Mike Edwards locked up their NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series championships in a dramatic weekend at...

Mon 16 Nov 2009
Pomona II: Matt Smith final report

Pomona II: Matt Smith final report

SMITH RIDES NITRO FISH SUZUKI INTO FOURTH TO COMPLETE 2009 NHRA SEASON POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 15, 2009) - Matt Smith, rider of the Nitro Fish Ultimate Gear Suzuki, ended his first year with Don Schumacher Racing in the 2009 NHRA Full Throttle Drag...

Pomona II: Antron Brown final report

Pomona II: Antron Brown final report

ANTRON BROWN WINS SEASON-FINALE AT POMONA POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 15, 2009) - Antron Brown won his category-best sixth race of the 2009 NHRA season Sunday afternoon at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona. The win was his first in Top Fuel under new team ...

Pomona II: Matt Hagan final report

Pomona II: Matt Hagan final report

HAGAN MOVES INTO 11TH TO END 2009 NHRA ROOKIE SEASON POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 15, 2009) - Matt Hagan, driving the Valvoline Engine Guarantee/shelor.com Dodge Funny Car, moved into 11th place in the 2009 NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series point ...

Pomona II: Jack Beckman final report

Pomona II: Jack Beckman final report

BECKMAN IS FIFTH IN NHRA SEASON-ENDING POINTS POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 15, 2009) - "Fast" Jack Beckman ended a challenging, roller-coaster of a 2009 NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series season in fifth place in the point standings after losing the...

Pomona II: Cory McClenathan final report

Pomona II: Cory McClenathan final report

MCLENATHAN ENDS 2009 NHRA SEASON IN FOURTH POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 15, 2009) - Cory McClenathan completed the 2009 NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series fourth in the Top Fuel point standings, after reaching the quarterfinal round at the 45th...

Pomona II: Bob Tasca III final report

Pomona II: Bob Tasca III final report

TASCA AND MOTORCRAFT/QUICK LANE RACING EXIT POMONA IN FIRST ROUND; FINISH EIGHTH IN SERIES STANDINGS POMONA, CA -- November 15, 2009 -- A first round loss brought an early end to the weekend and the 2009 season for Bob Tasca III and ...

Series 2010 final standings

Series 2010 final standings

POMONA, Calif. -- Point standings (top 10) for NHRA professional categories following the 45th annual Automobile Club of Southern California NHRA Finals at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona, the final of 24 events in the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing...