BRUT NHRA STATEMENT
INDIANAPOLIS - After a three-year run as a primary sponsor of the Ron
Capps-driven Don Schumacher Racing nitro Funny Car, and as an official
National Hot Rod Association series sponsor, BRUT will exit the sport
Dominant first half leads to second straight championship for Reichert
OWOSSO, Mich. - One could easily say 2006 NHRA Top Alcohol Dragster World
Champion Bill Reichert picked up right where he left off in 2007.Â After
winning the ...
It's in the genes
Jeg Coughlin Jr. received a hero's welcome from 350 enthusiastic
employees when he returned to JEGS Mail Order headquarters in Delaware,
Ohio, earlier this week. Coughlin wrapped up his third Pro Stock title in
If the point of the NHRA's new Countdown to the Championship is to take
the season title down to the wire, the Countdown served it's purpose
today during the Auto Club Finals at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona. No
champion was locked in before...
FUNNY CAR RACER WILKERSON CLAIMS $25,000 WHO GOT THE LIGHT? AWARD FOR
GLENDORA, Calif. -- Funny Car racer Tim Wilkerson won the $25,000
Motel 6 Who Got the Light? Award for the 2007 season with his
.0013-second margin of victory over...
O'Bannon runs career numbers en route to quarterfinals
POMONA, Calif. - While NHRA Top Alcohol Funny Car rookie Sean O'Bannon
would have liked to cap his season with a win at his home track, he
posted career best numbers en route to a...
Whiteley reaches quarterfinals in Pomona
POMONA, Calif. - NHRA Top Alcohol Dragster driver Jim Whiteley notched
another strong performance to close the season with a quarterfinal finish
during this past weekend's Auto Club of Southern California...
KRAWIEC SIGNS TWO-YEAR CONTRACT EXTENSION WITH SCREAMIN' EAGLE/VANCE & HINES MOTORSPORTS
Screamin' Eagle Harley-Davidson Rider Ready to Make 2008 Even Better
MILWAUKEE (Nov. 6, 2007) -- Eddie Krawiec will continue to be part of
the Screamin' ...
ASHLEY FORCE NAMED 2007 AUTO CLUB ROOKIE OF THE YEAR WINNER
Castrol GTX Ford Driver Joins List That Includes Bernstein, Line, Hight
LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Ashley Force, 24, applied a measure of positive
energy to a...
SCHUMACHER, PEDREGON, COUGHLIN AND SMITH CROWNED NHRA POWERADE SERIES
Ashley Force named Auto Club Road to the Future winner during NHRA
Awards Ceremony in Los Angeles
LOS ANGELES (Nov. 5, 2007) - Tony Schumacher, who became...
HINES COMES UP SHORT IN BID FOR RECORD-BREAKING FOURTH NHRA CHAMPIONSHIP
Screamin' Eagle Harley-Davidson Riders Hines and Krawiec Wrap up Season
POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 5, 2007) -- Screamin' Eagle/Vance & Hines
Motorsports rider Andrew Hines came...
Reichert caps championship season with third-straight Auto Club Finals
POMONA, Calif. - Two-time defending NHRA Top Alcohol Dragster World
Champion Bill Reichert and his Rislone Engine Treatment backed team
capped their season with a ...
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...
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,...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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, 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.
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...
* 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...
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