NEXT EVENT: TOYOTA NHRA SONOMA NATIONALS, SONOMA, CALIF., JULY 29-31. GET TICKETS AT SONOMARACEWAY.COM

NEXT EVENT: TOYOTA NHRA SONOMA NATIONALS, SONOMA, CALIF., JULY 29-31. GET TICKETS AT SONOMARACEWAY.COM

Event preview: Toyota NHRA Sonoma Nationals

After an incredible weekend in Denver that will long be remembered as one of the best events of the 2016 season, the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series heads to California for the Toyota NHRA Sonoma Nationals. The event is stop No. 2 on the annual Western Swing. Here’s a look at some of this year’s major storylines.

Dragster Insider: More Setzer, Top 20 Funny Car recap

Longtime fans just can't get enough info about Funny Car owner Barry Setzer and his Vega, so we have more, plus a recap of the Top 20 Funny Cars voting from Nos. 11-20.


Sonoma Team Reports

Keep up with the latest news from your favorite NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series teams as they compete at this weekend's Toyota NHRA Sonoma Nationals at Sonoma Raceway.


Krawiec loves Sonoma bike fans’ support

This weekend’s Toyota NHRA Sonoma Nationals is an important race for Eddie Krawiec, who is not only the defending event winner of the race and the NHRA Pro Bike Battle all-star bonus event that takes place during the event, but also a big fan of the tremendous reception the Pro Stock Motorcycle racers receive in Sonoma.

Pedregon not backing down headed to Sonoma

Cruz Pedregon is an avid boxing fan and the two-time Funny Car world champion feels like he’s been knocked down on more than one occasion during what has been a frustrating 2016 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season, but the 35-time event winner is determined to land a knockout punch or two at some point this season.

Tricky Tipster's Sonoma picks

NHRA National Dragster's famed Tricky Tipster puts odds on the eight racers in Top Fuel, Funny Car, Pro Stock, and Pro Stock Motorcycle most likely to win this weekend's Toyota NHRA Sonoma Nationals.


Enders hopes to turn the corner in Sonoma

Erica Enders qualified a season-best second in Denver and also earned a round win at the first race of the famed Western Swing, but Enders knows plenty of work remains beginning at this weekend’s Toyota NHRA Sonoma Nationals at Sonoma Raceway

NHRA FOX reporter Jamie Howe explains the information printed out on timeslips and the importance that the data has to drivers and crew chiefs. For more videos like this, click the headline link.


Jack Beckman finished a dominating weekend at the 2015 NHRA Sonoma Nationals by racing to the Funny Car victory. Antron Brown (Top Fuel), Chris McGaha (Pro Stock), and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were winners of the event.


Throwback Thursday: 1991 Sonoma Nationals

For this week’s journey into the NHRA National Dragster photo archives, we look back at what took place 25 years ago at the Toyota NHRA Sonoma Nationals.

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NHRA Toyota Sonoma Nationals

Finals

July 31, 4:00pm-7:00pm (FOX) LIVE

July 31, 11:30pm-2:30am (FS1)

August 1, 6:00am - 9:00am (FS1)


Qualifying

July 29, 7:30pm-8:30pm (FS1)

July 30, 10:00pm-11:00pm (FS1)


All times ET. Schedule subject to change; check local listings.



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