Richie Crampton, the 2014 Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals winner, posted the quickest time in Top Fuel Wednesday at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis during the opening day of testing for the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals.
Worsham pulling extra duty in pre-Indy test sessions
Reigning NHRA Mello Yello Funny Car champion Del Worsham is getting a lot of seat time at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis during pre-Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals testing, not in his powerful DHL Toyota Funny Car, but in Funny Car of Kalitta Motorsports teammate Alexis DeJoria and the Top Fueler of teammate Doug Kalitta.
Nitro cars take to Indy track for pre-event testing
The first of two days of Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals testing is under way at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis. Indianapolis bureau chief John Kernan was on hand and filed this report on the day’s progress.
Indianapolis is the fifth venue at which the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals has been held. Here's a look back at the six editions of the "Big Go" before it was held in Indy for the first time in 1961.
Big Go Block Party kicks off Indy festivities
The Big Go Block Party returned to Brownsburg, Ind., Aug. 23 as the community celebrated the upcoming Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals. The party, hosted by the town of Brownsburg, NHRA, Lucas Oil Raceway, Don Schumacher Racing, and John Force Racing, featured family activities, entertainment, concessions, and an autograph session.
In the second in a series of columns about NHRA initiatives, NHRA Vice President of Public Relations & Communications Terry Blount takes an inside look at the new Wally Parks NHRA Studio located at NHRA Headquarters, in Glendora, Calif.
Reigning NHRA world champ Del Worsham drive the Kalitta Motorsports Tequila Patrón Toyota of teammate Alexis DeJoria during the two-day test session this week at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis in advance of the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals.
Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals Winners Edition featuring Brittany Force, Del Worsham, Drew Skillman, and Andrew Hines, who talk about winning in Brainerd. NHRA National Dragster’s Brad Littlefield gives his Hot Takes. NHRA’s Alan Reinhart and host Joe Castello recap The Zoo in Brainerd and the postponed Northwest Nationals finals.
Down on the (alligator) farm with Jerry Savoie
NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle rider Jerry Savoie might have one of the more unusual occupations when he’s not riding his successful White Alligator Racing Suzuki. He's an alligator farmer, and he invited NHRA’s Amanda Busick down for a visit, where she got a hands-on look at Savoie’s Alligator Farm in Cut Off, La.
NHRA’s latest all-female final round, in Brainerd, featured a pair of up-and coming Top Dragster drivers, Angie Travis and Jenifer White.