Connie Kalitta to be honored at Gatornationals

Kalitta Motorsports owner and crew chief Connie "the Bounty Hunter" Kalitta will be introduced during Sunday's pre-race activities at the Mac Tools Gatornationals this weekend (March 18-20) in Gainesville, Fla., as a Legend of the Mac Tools U.S.

Kalitta Motorsports owner and crew chief Connie "the Bounty Hunter" Kalitta will be introduced during Sunday's pre-race activities at the Mac Tools Gatornationals this weekend (March 18-20) in Gainesville, Fla., as a Legend of the Mac Tools U.S. Nationals. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Mac Tools U.S. Nationals, drag racing's premier event held annually in Indianapolis. Kalitta took the Top Fuel title in Indy in 1994 at age 56.

NHRA announcer Bob Frey will introduce him and have a short Q/A session with him as a video tribute airs for the for the fans of the Mac Tools Gatornationals.

Connie serves as owner and crew chief for the Mac Tools Top Fuel dragster driven by Doug Kalitta, the Mac Tools/Jesse James Top Fuel dragster driven by Scott Kalitta and the Kalitta Air Top Fuel dragster driven by "Aussie Dave" Grubnic.

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Series NHRA
Drivers Doug Kalitta , Scott Kalitta , Connie Kalitta , Jesse James