Carrier Family announces the passing of Larry Carrier
The family of Larry Carrier sadly announces the passing of Mr. Larry
Carrier, of Bluff City, TN who died peacefully, with wife Shirley by his
side, on Tuesday morning, June 7, 2005. Larry...
Kenny Koretsky Purchases Nitro Fish Wear Apparel Company and Trademark
RICHBORO, Pa., Feb. 1, 2005 - Entrepreneur Kenny Koretsky announced
Tuesday the purchase of Nitro Fish Wear, the company that sponsors his
NHRA Pro Stock race team.
Lehman Racing Sold to Group of Investors Kenny Koretsky, Mike Kloeber,
and Clay Millican Buy Winningest Team in IHRA History
Chicago - June 9, 2005 Peter Lehman, owner of Peter Lehman Racing, LLC,
sold his company to a group of investors, led by...
PEDREGON BROTHERS LIVE UNLIKELY LEGACY, DO EXTRA DUTY AS TEAM OWNERS AND
POMONA, Calif. -- Fans of the sport remember "Flamin'" Frank Pedregon from
his 1960s heyday -- a man who wowed with his fiery hi-jinks on the track ...
NHRA POWERADE DRAG RACING ENTERS FOURTH YEAR ON TSN
GLENDORA, Calif. (Feb. 15, 2005) -- Marking its fourth consecutive year
on the network, NHRA announced today that The Sports Network (TSN)
in Canada will televise the NHRA POWERade Drag Racing...
JOHN STEWART JOINS LUCAS OIL RACING
Veteran Crew Chief Brings His Racing Prowess to Amato Racing
ST. LOUIS (June 22) -- As part of the recent crew realignment at Joe
Amato Racing after the Englishtown event, five-time Top Fuel champion ...
Racebricks adds Herbert to 2006 racing family
LINCOLNTON, N.C. (Dec. 27, 2005) -- Racebricks Collectibles announced its sponsorship plans Monday, providing Doug Herbert and the Snap-on Tools Top Fuel team with a major associate sponsorship deal,...
Kalitta Motorsports adds championship tuner Larry Meyer to Top Fuel team's
Ypsilanti, Mich., July 27, 2005 - Veteran nitro tuner Larry Meyer has been
hired as a consultant for Ypsilanti, Michigan-based Kalitta Motorsports, the
Q&A with Ed McCulloch, the winningest U.S. Nationals Funny Car driver,
and now crew chief on the Brut Dodge Stratus R/T Funny Car driven by Ron
Capps in the 2005 NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series:
As a Funny Car driver, Ed "the Ace" McCulloch ,...
Cruz and Tony Pedregon Recreate Father's Memory
Remake of "Flaming Frank" Car First Appearance at Pomona
POMONA, Calif. (Feb. 12, 2005) -- 'Flaming' Frank would
be proud. His sons, NHRA Nitro Funny Car drivers' Cruz and Tony
BRIAN CORRADI JOINS DON SCHUMACHER RACING AS CREW CHIEF ON MATCO TOOLS DODGE
INDIANAPOLIS (Nov. 15, 2005) - Don Schumacher today confirmed that Brian
Corradi will be the crew chief on the Matco Tools Iron Eagle Dodge Stratus
G Squared Motorsports: Year End Review
AMERICUS, Ga. (November 15, 2005) -- It has been approximately one
and a half weeks since the NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series ended with
the Automobile Club of Southern California...
Jeg Coughlin Jr - Under The Helmet
Date of birth: June 23, 1970
Place of birth: Columbus, Ohio
Hometown: Delaware, Ohio
Family: wife, Karen, and son, Jeggie III
Years in the sport: entire life, actively driving 19 years
CALIFORNIA GIRL WINS CRAFTSMAN SCHOLARSHIP
Will Study Automotive Technology
CALISTOGA, Calif. -- Desiree Hawks isn't your stereotypical
California girl. She drives a pickup truck, is interested in a ...
Anderson wins Pro Stock Championship, Schumacher earns Bud Shootout in Vegas
There is still one spot empty in Tony Schumacher's trophy case, but that one has
been saved for
the NHRA Top Fuel Budweiser Shootout Champion trophy. The Shootout is ...
Cruz Pedregon Wraps Up Chili Bowl Adventure
Fun Weekend for Advance Auto Parts Funny Car Driver
TULSA, Okla. (Jan, 10, 2005) -- Cruz Pedregon was in familiar
colors, those of Advance Auto Parts. But he wasn't in familiar
surroundings. It didn't...
POMONA, Calif., Feb. 7, 2005 - GM Racing teams release the pause
button from head-to-head competition that's been on hold since last
November when drivers, cars and crews converge on Pomona Raceway for the
45th annual Car Quest Auto Parts ...
Baca Motorsports Unveils 2005 Top Fuel Dragster
BRENTWOOD, Calif., January 6, 2005 -- The father-son Top Fuel team of
Dennis and David Baca, aka Baca Motorsports, unveiled the 2005 Murf
McKinney-built dragster David Baca will drive on the...
Memorial weekend Sunday evening commentary
By Bill King
From Fernando Alonso's improbable victory in the European Grand Prix at the
Nurburgring to Dan Weldon earning Michael Andretti his first career victory
at Indianapolis to David Grubnic ...
Good Times from Jenkins' Motors Impresses
Jim Yates in First Pre-season Pro Stock Test Session
Veteran engine builder and Pro Stock legend Bill "Grumpy" Jenkins doesn't
resemble Santa Claus, but he has what Jim Yates would like for Christmas...
Lucas and Medlen Quickest During NHRA Pre-Season Testing at Las Vegas
LAS VEGAS -- Second-year drivers Morgan Lucas and Eric Medlen, both candidates for the 2004 Auto Club Road to the Future Award which was won by Pro Stock driver Jason Line,...
Torrence wins third straight in Rusk
RUSK, Texas - The hottest driver and team in Top Alcohol Dragster, Steve
Torrence and Conway Racing, kept the heat turned up on the competition by
taking their third straight win in as many weeks in winning...
SUPER COMP WINNER NABER GETS WINS, GREAT WEAR ON D1490
LAS VEGAS, Nev. (April 17, 2005) -- Robert Naber and his drag
racing team know what they want out of the tires they use on their
National Hot Rod Association Super Comp car.