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Drag Racing

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  • Brown stays on a roll at NHRA Nationals

    On a day when the Pro Stock Motorcycle class pitted a father and his son and two other classes saw teammates square off against each other, all Top Fuel winner Antron Brown had to battle Sunday was drag-racing history at the O'Reilly Auto Parts NHRA...
  • The irrepressible John Force: Drag racing's king in his own words

    There is no interview in sports quite like one with John Force, the legendary drag racer of 300 mph funny cars who has a record 16 NHRA championships. Force is 65, yet remarkably he's top-seeded again this year going into the National Hot Rod Assn.'s...
  • Robert Hight chases boss John Force in bid for second NHRA title

    Drag racing's Robert Hight has more wins in his class this year, five, than any driver. But he still enters the NHRA's title playoff chasing his boss, the legendary John Force. To make their rivalry even more pronounced, Hight is president of Force's...
  • Wally Ely: These TV car ads speed past this consumer

    I don't know which of my favorite gripes I want to write about — the nonsensical television commercials to sell new cars, or the several useless billboards on Route 22, the Lehigh Valley Thruway. OK. Let me tell you what I found in TV...
  • Drag racing's Erica Enders-Stevens aims for first pro stock title

    Erica Enders-Stevens is one of the most successful female drivers in drag racing history, but she's still looking for her first NHRA championship. The 30-year-old Houston native drives in the National Hot Rod Assn.'s pro stock class, which is one step...
  • Drag racing champion John Force, 64, sets Pomona track record

    Drag racing champion John Force, 64, sets Pomona track record
    The incomparable John Force isn't slowing down. Force, who won a record 16th title in NHRA drag racing's funny car class last year at age 64, opened this year's season with a record run at Auto Club Raceway in Pomona. Force's opening pass in...
  • Alexis DeJoria wins her first NHRA funny car title

    CHANDLER, Ariz. -- Alexis DeJoria raced to the first funny car victory in her career by beating Robert Hight in the final on Sunday in the CARQUEST Auto Parts NHRA Nationals. DeJoria, the wife of television personality Jesse James and daughter of...
  • Whitney, Causey, Mulligan lead charge of young women excelling in racing

    Whitney, Causey, Mulligan lead charge of young women excelling in racing
    Any short list of national motorsports highlights in 2013 has to include Danica Patrick's historic run to the pole in the Daytona 500. That's just the most visible sign of something increasingly clear at any local dragway or stock-car track: Women are...
  • Nitro-class qualifying trimmed to two days for NHRA Winternationals

    Nitro-class qualifying trimmed to two days for NHRA Winternationals
    Qualifying for the two elite classes of NHRA drag racing will be shortened to two days from three at this year's Circle K Winternationals in Pomona next month. The sport's so-called nitro classes -- top fuel and funny cars, the 300-mph dragsters that...
  • Justin Bieber Arrested in Miami Beach for DUI and Drag Racing

    Singer Justin Bieber has been arrested in Miami Beach, Fla., for drag racing and DUI, according to police. The Miami Beach Police Dept., in a post on its official Twitter account, said Bieber was arrested Thursday morning after he was drag racing....
  • Ryan Hunter-Reay wins another IndyCar race in Alabama

    Ryan Hunter-Reay coasted to his second straight victory at Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, Ala., when the rain-shortened IndyCar race finished under caution. A full-course caution came out for the final seven minutes of the timed race after...