John Force1949-05-04 (age 72)
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John Force has announced that his hugely successful eponymous NHRA team will “remain parked for the 2020 season in order to come back at championship caliber.”
John Force says that waiting 25 races for his 150th NHRA Funny Car triumph was a monkey on his back which “drives you nuts”, after clinching his landmark triumph at Pacific Raceways on Sunday.
Reigning Top Fuel champion Brittany Force is being kept in hospital overnight after crashing into the walls either side of Pomona’s Auto Club Raceway during NHRA’s Winternationals.
Courtney Force said she was thrilled with her best run in NHRA Spring Training after topping the Funny Car times at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park.
Legendary Funny Car driver and team owner John Force has revealed that he is having a Chevrolet Camaro Funny Car built for daughter Brittany, currently a star in Top Fuel.
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.
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.
Friday's results after the first two of four rounds of qualifying for the 30th annual NHRA SpringNationals at Royal Purple Raceway
Sixteen-time NHRA Funny Car champion John Force is to become the first motorsports figure to be inducted into California’s Sports Hall of Fame, during a ceremony on June 25 at Morongo Casino in Cabazon, Calif.
John Force scored an emotional 148th win on the 10th anniversary and at the same track as Eric Medlen's fateful crash, and JFR scored its 2500th round-win too. Anne Proffit reflects on an emotional weekend in Gainesville.
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.
Mello Yello Series results Saturday from Gainesville, FLA
Friday's results after the first two of four rounds of qualifying for the 48th annual Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals at Gainesville Raceway
Leah Pritchett earned the second Top Fuel victory of her career at the 57th annual Circle K NHRA Winternationals on Sunday as Matt Hagan and Jason Line clinched Funny Car and Pro Stock, respectively.
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.
2012 NHRA Funny Car champion Jack Beckman will enter his 11th full season with Don Schumacher Racing with some ace tuners heading his crew. It's just the latest in the personnel war between two giants of the sport, as Anne Proffit explains.
Advance Auto Parts has replaced Traxxas as primary sponsor on Courtney Force’s Chevrolet Camaro, while team owner John Force has rehired key names from his team’s rich heritage – and attracted former rivals. Anne Proffit reports.
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.
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.
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.
Friday's results after the first two of four rounds of qualifying for the ninth annual NHRA Carolina Nationals at zMax Dragway.
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.
Sunday's first-round pairings for eliminations for the 37th annual Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway.
Friday's results after the first two of four rounds of qualifying for the 37th annual Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway,
Results Friday after the first one of three rounds of qualifying for the seventh annual NHRA Four-Wide Nationals presented by Lowes Foods at zMax Dragway
Brittany Force has given credit to John Force Racing, engine-builder Alan Johnson and teammate Robert Hight following her first NHRA Top Fuel win.
Top Fuel and Funny Car teams are utilizing the four-day pre-season test session to prepare for the season-opening at Pomona in Southern California.
The 56th annual Circle K NHRA Winternationals will start on February 11 at historic Auto Club Raceway at Pomona.
The first of six races events in the NHRA Mello Yello Countdown to the Championship playoffs begins tomorrow at state-of-the-art zMAX Dragway.
For the third consecutive race, Jack Beckman has clocked the quickest Funny Car run in NHRA history.
Three home victories at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event near Seattle.
John Force powered his PEAK Antifreeze Chevy Camaro SS to a track record 4.015 at 318.09 to earn the top qualifying position for the second time this season.
Friday's results after the first two of four rounds of qualifying for the 36th annual Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway.
Fox and Fox Sports 1 to air drag racing starting in 2016.