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Antron Brown

1976-03-01 (age 45)

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Hagan, Brown, Enders lead first day of NHRA Spring Training

The first day of NHRA Spring Training at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park saw Antron Brown, Matt Hagan and Erica Enders lead Top Fuel, Funny Car and Pro Stock categories respectively.

Brown, Hight, Skillman win Northwest Nationals

Antron Brown piloted his dragster to the Top Fuel victory Sunday at the NHRA Northwest Nationals at Pacific Raceways as Robert Hight beat the Funny Car field and Drew Skillman took Pro Stock honors.

Hight, Brown, Skillman and Krawiec rule in Denver

Robert Hight powered to his first Funny Car victory of the year at the Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway, as Antron Brown, Drew Skillman and Eddie Krawiec won the other categories.

Can Millican start a winning streak?

Was Clay Millican's brilliant and well-deserved first win last weekend at Bristol just the start of a hot streak? The Tennessean is showing great confidence in tuner Dave Grubnic, as Anne Proffit reports.

Brown, C. Force, Butner, Tonglet are provisional qualifiers at NHRA Summernationals

Friday's results after the first two of four rounds of qualifying for the 48th NHRA Summernationals at Old Bridge Township Raceway Park, tenth of 24 events in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series

Capps scores third straight Funny Car victory 

Ron Capps raced to his third consecutive win at the 37th annual Lucas Oil NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway, as Steve Torrence, Bo Butner and LE Tonglet nailed the Top Fuel, Pro Stock and Pro Stock Motorcycle categories.

Torrence scores first win of season at Four-Wide Nationals

Steve Torrence raced his way to Top Fuel victory in the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals at Zmax Dragway, while Ron Capps, Chris McGaha and LE Tonglet conquered FC, PS and PSM categories respectively.

Pritchett, Capps and Butner conquer in SpringNationals

Leah Pritchett drove to her third NHRA Top Fuel victory of the season at Royal Purple Raceway in Baytown, Texas, as Ron Capps (Funny Car) and Bo Butner (Pro Stock) also prevailed at the fifth round of the year.

C. Force, Millican and Coughlin Jr. earn no. 1 qualifying positions Saturday at NHRA SpringNationals

Sunday's first-round pairings for eliminations for the 30th annual NHRA SpringNationals at Royal Purple Raceway

Millican, C. Force and Coughlin Jr. lead qualifying at SpringNationals

Friday's results after the first two of four rounds of qualifying for the 30th annual NHRA SpringNationals at Royal Purple Raceway

Making history in Las Vegas

Some incredible milestones fell in last weekend’s 18th annual DENSO Spark Plugs NHRA Nationals on The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Anne Proffit relives it.

17-yr-old rookie Gray conquers Vegas, along with Brown, Johnson

Tanner Gray became the youngest pro winner in NHRA history when he won Pro Stock in the Denso Spark Plugs NHRA Nationals at the Strip in Las Vegas Motor Speedway, as Antron Brown and Tommy Johnson Jr. won the nitro honors.

Brown, DeJoria seek first wins of 2017 in Vegas

NHRA Top Fuel, Funny Car and Pro Stock this weekend hit the Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway for the 18th annual Denso Spark Plugs NHRA Nationals as well as the K&N Horsepower Challenge for Pro Stock drivers. By Anne Proffit.

Schumacher, John Force take nitro wins at Gatornationals

Tony Schumacher raced to Top Fuel victory at the 48th Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals at Gainesville Raceway, with John Force (Funny Car), Shane Gray (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also claiming Wally Trophies.

J. Force, Schumacher, Line and Krawiec lead qualifying Friday at Gainesville Raceway

Friday's results after the first two of four rounds of qualifying for the 48th annual Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals at Gainesville Raceway

Good, bad and ugly dominate Gatornationals memories

This coming weekend’s 38th Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals at Gainesville, Florida marks some good, bad and ugly remembrances.

Wild horsepower at Wild Horse Pass

The second NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event on the 24-race calendar takes place at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park near Phoenix, Ariz. As Anne Proffit indicates, the smart money is on those who excelled in a preseason test here.

Courtney Force, Leah Pritchett lead nitro Spring Training

Courtney Force topped the Funny Car testers and Leah Pritchett headed Top Fuel runners at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park in Chandler, Ariz. as Nitro Spring Training came to an end.

Antron Brown says he's inspired by NBA icon Michael Jordan

NHRA Top Fuel champion Antron Brown says Michael Jordan’s teamwork and ability to “make everyone around him great” has been applied within his arm of Don Schumacher Racing to create a squad of all-stars.

Testing times for NHRA’s elite

Most nitro teams competing in the 2017 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series will gather for a test this week as they prepare for next week’s season-opener at Auto Club Raceway in Pomona, California. Anne Proffit looks ahead.

NHRA adjusts points system for 2017

The National Hot Rod Association is attempting to enhance competition for the finale of its 24-race Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season to try and push the championship deciders go to the last day of the finale.

Capps, Line, Savoie take titles; Kalitta, Johnson Jr., Anderson, Smith earn wins

Ron Capps (Funny Car), Jason Line (Pro Stock) and Jerry Savoie (Pro Stock Motorcycle) claimed NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series championships at Pomona, to join Antron Brown (Top Fuel) in the 2016 elite.

Capps continues push to championship at Pomona

Jack Beckman, Antron Brown, Jason Line and Jerry Savoie lead qualifying Fiday at the Auto Club NHRA Finals at Auto Club Raceway

Brown says his team is “one of the best in NHRA history”

NHRA Top Fuel champion Antron Brown says his Don Schumacher Racing crew is “one of the best teams in history” after scoring his third title in five years.

Joy and drama in Sin City

There was plenty to celebrate at the NHRA Toyota Nationals in Las Vegas – not just titles won but also great escapes. By Anne Proffit.

Brown earns Top Fuel title, Force takes Funny Car win

John Force beat daughter Courtney to Funny Car victory in Las Vegas, but while Steve Torrence took Top Fuel honors on the day, Antron Brown did enough to clinch his third NHRA championship.

Titles in the balance in Vegas

NHRA could see champions crowned this weekend but the title favorites are trying not think about it, as Anne Proffit reports.

Brown trying not to think of a third title

Antron Brown has a 150-point lead in the NHRA Top Fuel championship, but is going to avoid thinking of the prospects of a third title in five years until the job is done, as Anne Proffit reports.

Brown and Hagan conquer Texas

Antron Brown furthered his points lead in Top Fuel by racing to victory at the AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals, as Matt Hagan, Drew Skillman and Eddie Krawiec also ran out winners in the 22nd of 24 events in the NHRA season.

Johnson Jr., Brown, Nobile, Krawiec grab wins in Maple Grove

Tommy Johnson Jr. raced to Funny Car victory at the Dodge NHRA Nationals as Antron Brown, Vincent Nobile and Eddie Krawiec were also victorious in the third of six races in the Mello Yello Countdown to the Championship.

Pritchett, Hagan, Nobile and Hines race to No. 1 qualifiers on Saturday at Dodge NHRA Nationals

Mello Yello Series results Saturday from Reading, Sunday's first-round pairings for eliminations for the 32nd annual Dodge NHRA Nationals at Maple Grove Raceway

Antron Brown, John Force start Countdown in winning style

Antron Brown scored his fifth Top Fuel win of the year in the NHRA Carolina Nationals at in Concord, N.C., as John Force (Funny Car), Jason Line (Pro Stock) and Chip Ellis (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also clocked wins.

U.S. Nationals drama is a taster of what’s to come

The Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals is a huge event in and of itself, but it also set the field for the six-race Countdown to the 2016 Championship. Annie Proffit looks ahead.

Schumacher, Hagan, McGaha and Hines clinch US Nationals

Tony Schumacher sprinted to victory on Labor Day at the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis, as Matt Hagan, Chris McGaha, and Andrew Hines also grabbed category wins.

Brittany Force clinches Top Fuel in strange Brainerd final

Brittany Force took victory at the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd, Minnesota, as Del Worsham (Funny Car), Drew Skillman (Pro Stock) and Andrew Hines (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also grabbed wins in the penultimate round of the ‘regular’ season.

Force, Worsham, Skillman and Hines race to winner’s circle at NHRA Nationals

Final finish order (1-16) at the 35th annual Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway.

Hagan earns No. 1 spot with world record performance at Brainerd

Brown, Nobile and Sampey also top qualifiers at Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals

Seattle finals pushed back to Brainerd and Indy

Rain has forced NHRA to reschedule the Top Fuel and Funny Car finals from Seattle’s weekend races for Brainerd, while Pro Stock’s Seattle Final will be held at the US Nationals at Indy.

Rain postpones final rounds of Protect the Harvest NHRA Northwest Nationals

The final rounds of the Protect the Harvest NHRA Northwest Nationals at Pacific Raceways have been delayed due to inclement weather.

Force scores first win for more than a year

The most successful drivers in NHRA’s nitro classes, John Force and Tony Schumacher, scored their first wins of 2016 at the Mopar Mile-High Nationals near Denver, as Allen Johnson and Andrew Hines also took victories.

Denver starts demanding three weeks for NHRA racers

Last month’s four races in four weeks was good preparation for the start of NHRA’s grueling three-race Western Swing, which takes this series on a hegira of great (literal) magnitude. Anne Proffit previews.

Antron Brown conquers Chicago to take points lead

Antron Brown raced to his third Top Fuel victory of the season Sunday at the Route 66 NHRA Nationals as Jack Beckman (Funny Car), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and Andrew Hines (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also clinched wins.

Kalitta, Worsham, Anderson, Krawiec race to qualifying leads at NHRA Nationals

Sunday's first-round pairings for eliminations for the Tenth annual Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals at Summit Racing Equipment Motorsports Park.

Kalitta, Worsham, Anderson, and Krawiec race to qualifying lead at NHRA Nationals

Friday's results after the first two of four rounds of qualifying for the 10th annual NHRA Nationals at Summit Racing Equipment Motorsports Park.

Torrence, Capps, Line and Krawiec earn No. 1 qualifying positions at Summernationals

Sunday's first-round pairings for eliminations for the 47th NHRA Summernationals at Old Bridge Township Raceway Park, the tenth of 24 events in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series.

Brown, Capps and Anderson conquer New England

Antron Brown raced to his second Top Fuel victory of the season, while Ron Capps took Funny Car Honors and Greg Anderson won Pro Stock, at the NHRA’s rain-delayed New England Nationals at New England Dragway.

Brown, Capps and Line lead their respective categories heading into Sunday eliminations

Sunday's first-round pairings for eliminations for the Fourth annual NHRA New England Nationals at New England Dragway, the ninth of 24 events in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series.

Eight-time Top Fuel World Champion Tony Schumacher ready to solve Southern Nationals for first time

A victory at a race where Schumacher has never had the ultimate success would go a long way into jump-starting his quest for a ninth world championship.

Antron Brown aims for 100th Final in Houston

A multiple race winner on Pro Stock bikes, Antron Brown is a two-time and reigning Top Fuel champion. This weekend, he could reach a career landmark that sets in stone a place among NHRA's elite. Annie Proffit reports.

The fast and the curious – that's NHRA in 2016

You want surprises? You want shocks? You want strange coincidences, quirky facts and figures? The Mello Yello Drag Racing Series has had them all – and we're just four races into a 24-race season. Annie Proffit reports.

Top Fuel champ Brown scores first win of the year

Defending Top Fuel champion Antron Brown raced to his first victory of the season, as Alexis DeJoria conquered Funny Car and Jason Line took Pro Stock honors in Las Vegas.

Courtney Force, Antron Brown and Bo Butner head Friday qualifying at Phoenix

Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park saw Force set a track record in Funny Car as Top Fuel champ Antron Brown and Bo Butner (Pro Stock) headed their respective categories.

NHRA season preview: Larry Dixon’s predictions

Three-time Top Fuel champion and Motorsport.com’s new columnist Larry Dixon runs us through the NHRA’s top runners and riders and what we can expect to see in 2016, starting with Pomona's Winternationals this weekend.

Winternationals kick off the 2016 NHRA season

The 24-race 2016 edition of the Mello Yello Drag Racing Series starts at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona this weekend. Anne Proffit highlights the favorites and the off-season changes.

Two-time Top Fuel World Champion Antron Brown ready to defend Crown

The 56th annual Circle K NHRA Winternationals will start on February 11 at historic Auto Club Raceway at Pomona.

Worsham and Hines earn NHRA Mello Yello Series World Championship titles

Langdon, A. Johnson And Krawiec join Worsham as event winners at Auto Club NHRA finals

Worsham, Beckman, Johnson Jr. to decide Funny Car World Championship

Hines, Savoie, Krawiec battling for Pro Stock Motorcycle crown at NHRA finals