Yes, Funny Car racer Tommy Johnson Jr. can also claim wins in five decades, but his first wins came in Alcohol Funny Car. Force’s 50 years of winning were all in nitro Funny Cars.
Force had 5 wins in 17 finals in the 1980s, 76 wins in 108 finals in the 1990s, 45 wins in 75 finals in the 2000s, 25 wins in 53 finals in the 2010s, 1 win in 3 finals in the 2020s...so far.
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