HEARTLAND PARK ANNOUNCES BUSY 2006 FACILITY SCHEDULE
TOPEKA, Kan. (Nov. 17, 2005) - As the calendar rolls from 2005 to 2006,
Heartland Park Topeka is busy preparing for its busiest race season since
the facility opened in 1989.
NHRA veteran nitro tuner Johnny West named crew chief for Kalitta
Motorsports new Funny Car team and driver Scott Kalitta; Jim Oberhofer to
tune Hillary Will's new Team Kalitta/Ken Black Top Fueler
Ypsilanti, Mich., (Nov. 16, 2005) -- Earlier...
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...
Herbert wraps up 2005 NHRA season with style
The veteran Top Fuel driver attends United States Marine Corps Birthday Ball
LINCOLNTON, N.C. (Nov. 14, 2005) -- Just when Doug Herbert and the Snap-on Tools Top Fuel dragster team thought they could...
INAUGURAL NHRA SPORTSNATIONALS TO BE HELD AT AUTO CLUB DRAGWAY AT
Facility also to host NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series Divisional Event
FONTANA, Calif. (Nov. 14, 2005) -- At a press conference today at
SCHUMACHER NOMINATED FOR EMPA DRIVER OF THE YEAR AWARD
GLENDORA, Calif. (Nov. 10, 2005) -- NHRA POWERade Series Top Fuel
world champion Tony Schumacher has been nominated for the prestigious Al
Holbert Memorial Driver of the Year Award by the ...
Dave Connolly to use engines from Cagnazzi Motorsports in 2006; SKULL
GEAR continues backing of Rickie Smith and Dick Maskin team
DECATUR, Mich. - SKULL GEAR owner Evan Knoll has announced that his NHRA
POWERade Pro Stock team driven by Dave ...
SCHUMACHER, FORCE NAMED TO 2005 AARWBA AUTO RACING ALL-AMERICA FIRST
GLENDORA, Calif. (Nov. 10, 2005) -- NHRA POWERade Series world
champion Tony Schumacher and 13-time champ John Force were named to the
American Auto Racing Writers and ...
David Baca and Rick Henkelman together again
Baca signs Henkelman as crew chief for 2006
Pittsburg, Calif. (November 9, 2005) -- After tuning the Top Fuel
dragster of David Baca to a semifinal appearance at...
TOMMY JOHNSON JR. AND MIKE GREEN RECEIVE CONTRACT EXTENSIONS WITH DON
VISTA, Calif. (Nov. 9, 2005) -- On the heels of his most successful
campaign as a professional driver, veteran Funny Car pilot Tommy Johnson
Jr. has signed a...
Tireshake ends MCP Racing's season a few rounds early
POMONA, Calif. - Tireshake. It's been the enemy of a Funny Car since
it's inception in the late 60's. Some forty plus years later, it's still
around, and reared it's nasty head for NHRA Top...
GOODYEAR WINS IN SEVEN CLASSES AT AUTO CLUB FINALS
POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 8, 2005) -- Seven drivers racing on
Goodyear tires took home class victories in the Auto Club NHRA Finals at
Pomona Raceway. Goodyear's total...
TONY SCHUMACHER, U.S. Army dragster
Schumacher finished on a record-setting run to claim his second straight
and third overall POWERade Series world championship. He clinched the
championship at the ACDelco ...
2005 NHRA POWERade WORLD CHAMPIONS CROWNED IN THE DESERT
RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. -- Tony Schumacher headlined four
world-championship-winning drivers crowned Monday evening during the 2005
NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series awards ceremony at the ...
John Force Racing has reigned supreme over the drag racing kingdom for
nearly 15 years. Gary Scelzi dethroned the king Sunday, winning the 2005
NHRA POWERade Funny Car Championship at Pomona Raceway. Andrew Hines
earned his second consecutive Pro...
Pawuk Concludes NHRA Season With Another Competitive Outing: '06 Is "Just Around The Corner!"
POMONA, CA 11/7/05 Mark "Cowboy" Pawuk ended his season on another
high note after qualifying and making it to the second round of the NHRA
Densham closes out the season in Pomona
POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 6, 2005) -- Gary Densham was enjoying a great performance weekend at the 41st annual Auto Club NHRA Finals. That was, however, until the final day of racing.
Densham and the ...
Tony Pedregon Ends 2005 Winning At Pomona Raceway
Q Racing Moves To Seventh In Final Points
POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 6, 2005) -- Tony Pedregon, driver of the Q Racing
Funny Car, grabbed his second win of the 2005 season during today's
BECKMAN ENDS ROOKIE SEASON IN POMONA
POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 6) -- "Fast Jack" Beckman completed his rookie season in NHRA Top Fuel competition with a round one loss to David Baca today in the finals of the Auto Club NHRA Finals at Pomona Raceway.
HINES CLAIMS SECOND CONSECUTIVE POWERADE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP CROWN IN PRO STOCK MOTORCYCLE
POMONA, Calif. -- Andrew Hines won the POWERade world championship title in Pro Stock Motorcycle Sunday at Pomona Raceway with a first round victory at...
TROXEL RACES TO HER FIRST FINAL OF SEASON IN POMONA
POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 6, 2005) - Melanie Troxel, driving the Skull Gear/Torco
Race Fuels Top Fuel Dragster, ended the 2005 NHRA POWERade Drag Racing
Series strong today by reaching her first...
Coughlin wins prestigious NHRA Finals; announces split from DSR
Two-time Pro Stock champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. won the 41st annual Auto
Club of Southern California NHRA Finals Sunday at Pomona Raceway for his
34th career victory. The win snapped a...
FORCE FALLS SHORT IN BID FOR 14TH FUNNY CAR CHAMPIONSHIP
John Force's second round loss to former protoge Tony Pedregon in Sunday's
41st annual Automobile Club of Southern California Finals sealed his fate and
delivered the 2005 NHRA POWERade...