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Northeast Division winners Boyd, Flegal, McLaughlin, and Canole headed to Vegas

Robbie Boyd, Martin Flegal, Joe McLaughlin, and Brain Canole scored wins at theNortheast Division NHRA Summit Racing Series Finals to earn berths in the upcoming National Championship runoff in Las Vegas.
18 Sep 2020
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Division 1
The following are Saturday's final results from the 2020 NHRA Summit Racing Series Northeast Division ET Finals: SUPER PRO Robbie Boyd, Quackertown, N.J., '12 Miller, 7.802, 169.93  def. Jim Gagnon, Norfolk, Conn., '04…
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Pro Mod champ Steve Jackson looks to keep rolling at Gainesville Raceway

Following a victory at the U.S. Nationals, E3 Spark Plugs NHRA Pro Mod Drag Racing Series world champ Stevie “Fast” Jackson is ready to pounce at the upcoming Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals.
18 Sep 2020
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Steve Jackson
After struggling during the first two races of the 2020 E3 Spark Plugs NHRA Pro Mod Drag Racing Series season, Stevie “Fast” Jackson returned to his world championship form at the U.S. Nationals. With the next stop on the schedule a trip to where he…
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NHRA stars excited for unique history-making opportunity at Gatornationals

The way Shawn Langdon sees it, he has a chance to make NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series history at the upcoming 51st annual Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals, and he's not alone -- just ask fellow U.S. Nationals champs Jack Beckman, Erica Enders, and Scotty Pollacheck, too.
18 Sep 2020
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Shawn Langdon
The way Shawn Langdon sees it, he has a chance to make NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series history at the upcoming 51st annual Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals, which takes place Sept. 25-27 at historic Gainesville Raceway. Coming off a win…
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Cobra Jet rematch! See Ford Mustang history made at the Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals

The electric Ford Performance Mustang Cobra Jet 1400 will return to the Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals for a rematch against its supercharged V8 stablemate. NHRA fans in attendance will see performance history be made.
18 Sep 2020
David Kennedy
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Cobra Jet rematch!
At the 2020 Denso Spark Plugs NHRA U.S. Nationals, Funny Car competitors (and old friends) Bob Tasca…
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Next up: Amalie Motor Oil Gatornationals promises to be worth the wait

Six months later than anticipated, the Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals will take place at historic Gainesville Raceway on Sept. 25-27 and it promises to deliver all the excitement and drama that fans have come to expect.
18 Sep 2020
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Gainesville
Six months later than anticipated, the Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals will take place at historic Gainesville Raceway on Sept. 25-27 and it promises to deliver all the excitement and drama that fans have come to expect. The packed schedule…
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Bourgeois doubles up to highlight Division 4 Lucas Oil Series doubleheader

Former Comp eliminator world chamop Craig Bourgeois won both halves of the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series South Central Division doubleheader event at Texas Motorplex.
17 Sep 2020
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Craig Bourgeois
The following are Sunday's final results from the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, South Central Division event at Texas Motorplex: COMPETITION ELIMINATOR Craig Bourgeois, Metairie, La., '05 dragster, A/ND, 6.885, 173.90…
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Complete coverage of the U.S. Nationals highlights new edition of National Dragster

The latest issue of NHRA National Dragster magazine, with xomplete coverage from the 2020 Denso Spark Plugs NHRA U.S. Nationals, is now online, still available free for all to read, and in the mail to NHRA members around the world.
17 Sep 2020
NHRA National Dragster staff
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2020 Denso Spark Plugs NHRA U.S Nationals Super Street Winner Raymond Miller

17 Sep 2020
NHRA National Dragster staff
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Raymond Miller is not only the first Super Street winner at the Denso NHRA U.S. Nationals. There is also a good chance that the Mansfield, Ohio, racer will be the only Indy Super Street champ. The 10.90 class was added to the Indy roster in…
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2020 Denso Spark Plugs NHRA U.S Nationals Super Gas Winner Ray Sawyer

17 Sep 2020
NHRA National Dragster staff
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Add Ray Sawyer’s name to the short list of drivers who have won both a world championship and the U.S. Nationals after the Division 1 ace scored in Super Gas. Sawyer, who also competed in the JEGS Allstars race, navigated a field of more than 100…
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2020 Denso Spark Plugs NHRA U.S Nationals Super Comp Winner Troy Williams Jr.

17 Sep 2020
NHRA National Dragster staff
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Troy Williams Jr., well known for a bracket racing resumé that includes a pair of Million Dollar Race wins, can now add the title of U.S. Nationals Super Comp champion following his final round win against Jerron Settles. Williams, in his FTI…
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2020 Denso Spark Plugs NHRA U.S Nationals Top Alcohol Funny Car Winner Doug Gordon

17 Sep 2020
NHRA National Dragster staff
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Doug Gordon won his 10th Top Alcohol Funny Car national event title with a strong performance that included a 5.48 in the final, his quickest run of the event. A runner-up at Indy in 2017, Gordon powered past Brian Hough in the final and also…
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2020 Denso Spark Plugs NHRA U.S Nationals Comp Winner Jason Coan

17 Sep 2020
NHRA National Dragster staff
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Jason Coan won for the sixth time in Comp eliminator by beating former world champ and JEGS Allstars winner Craig Bourgeois in the final and three of those wins have come at the U.S. Nationals. Driving his four-cylinder powered G/EA Bantam, Coan…
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2020 Dodge Spark Plugs U.S Nationals Top Dragster Winner Danny Nelson

17 Sep 2020
NHRA National Dragster staff
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A year after winning the world championship in the Top Dragster presented by Vortech Superchargers class, Danny Nelson is now a U.S. Nationals winner following his final round win against JB Strasseweg. The final was over early after Strassweg,…
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2020 Denso Spark Plugs U.S Nationals Stock Eliminator Winner Jerry Emmons

17 Sep 2020
NHRA National Dragster staff
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Jerry Emmons won his first national event at the Denso U.S. Nationals in 1994 and he’s since gone on to win 15 times in his career. Emmons added a 16th win when in Indy. Jerry saved his best performance for last when he cut a .001 light and ran…
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2020 Denso Spark Plugs U.S Nationals Super Stock Winner Terry Emmons

17 Sep 2020
NHRA National Dragster staff
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The Texas-based Emmons brothers have now combined to win 43 NHRA national events after Terry won in Super Stock and his identical triplet brother Jerry won in Stock. Terry has chipped in with seven of those wins after beating Dan Fletcher in the…
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2020 Denso Spark Plugs U.S Nationals Top Sportsman Winner Dusty Meyer

17 Sep 2020
NHRA National Dragster staff
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Two years after winning his first two national event titles in Norwalk and Topeka, Dusty Meyer added a third when he drove to the win in Top Sportsman presented by Vortech Superchargers. Driving his six-second Chevy S-10, Meyer downed Jeff…
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2020 Denso Spark Plugs U.S Nationals Top Alcohol Dragster Winner Megan Meyer

17 Sep 2020
NHRA National Dragster staff
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Just days after announcing her impending retirement from the Top Alcohol Dragster class, reigning world champ Megan Meyer turned in one of the most dominant performances in the history of the class as she cruised to her second-straight win at…
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Denso Spark Plugs NHRA U.S. Nationals Sportsman Highlights

Megan Meyer, Doug Gordon, Jason Coan, and brothers Terry and Jerry Emmons led the list of Lucas Oil Sportsman winners at the Denso Spark Plugs NHRA U.S. Nationals.
17 Sep 2020
Kevin McKenna, NHRA National Dragster Senior Editor
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Jason Coan
Just days after announcing her impending retirement from the Top Alcohol Dragster class, reigning world champ Megan Meyer turned in one of the most dominant performances in the history of the class as she cruised to her second-straight win at the…
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NHRA inks multi-year extension with FOX Sports to create biggest television platform in the sport’s history

The NHRA and FOX Sports have announced a multi-year extension of their agreement to telecast all NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing series competitions across FOX, FS1 and FS2 well into this decade. The new agreement provides NHRA with the biggest television platform in the sport’s history.
17 Sep 2020
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NHRA on FOX
The NHRA and FOX Sports have announced a multi-year extension of their agreement to telecast all NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing series competitions across FOX, FS1 and FS2 well into this decade. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed. “FOX…
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NHRA speeds into home décor with Precision Metal Art collection

NHRA has partnered with Precision Metal Art, a home décor brand specializing in high-quality metal art designs, for a full line of NHRA-themed metal art.
16 Sep 2020
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Precision Metal
NHRA has partnered with Precision Metal Art, a home décor brand specializing in high-quality metal art designs, for a full line of NHRA-themed metal art. The licensing partnership was secured by JRL Group, NHRA’s licensing agency.   The…
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Stacked field to battle in Moser Sportsman Shootout season finale

The NHRA South Central Division Moser Sportsman Shootout, originally scheduled for April, will take place Saturday, Sept. 19 in conjunction with the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series doubleheader weekend at Texas Motorplex.
15 Sep 2020
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Slate Cummings
The NHRA South Central Division Moser Sportsman Shootout, originally scheduled for April, will take place Saturday, Sept. 19 in conjunction with the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series doubleheader weekend at Texas Motorplex. The specialty event…
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Smith, McCosh, and Greenheck lead Division 5 winners at Tri-State Raceway

Will Smith, Bob McCosh, and Jim Greenheck led the list of winners as the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series' West Central Division was in actionat Tri-State Raceway for its fourth event of the 2020 season.
12 Sep 2020
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Division 5
The following are Sunday's final results from the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, West Central Division event at Tri-State Raceway: TOP ALCOHOL DRAGSTER Will Smith, Northport, Ala., 5.418, 270.05  def. Dean Dubbin,…
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Hefler, Nash to return to National Championship race after Division 4 victories

Past National champions Jeff Hefler and Michael Nash, along with Billy Simpson and Justin Cervantaes, collected victories at the 2020 Division 4 NHRA Summit Racing Series Finals at Texas Motorplex to earn berths in the National Championship race later this year in Las Vegas.
12 Sep 2020
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Jeff Hefler
The following are Saturday's final results from the 2020 NHRA Summit Racing Series South Central Division ET Finals: SUPER PRO  Billy Simpson, Kennedale, Texas, '67 Nova, 6.508, 105.16 def. Louis Prihoda, Paris, Texas, '…
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Bounty, performance awards given out at annual JEGS Allstars competition

JEGS Mail Order, sponsor of the annual Sportsman Allstars competition, handed out more than $7,000 in gift cards for special awards winners at this year’s competition, which was held during the Denso Spark Plugs NHRA U.S. Nationals.
11 Sep 2020
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JEGS
JEGS Mail Order, sponsor of the annual Sportsman Allstars competition, handed out more than $7,000 in gift cards for special awards winners at this year’s competition, which was held during the Denso Spark Plugs NHRA U.S. Nationals. The single…
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Back-to-back Indy-winner, Megan Meyer, on records, racing, and...retirement?

Denso Spark Plugs NHRA U.S. Nationals Top Alcohol Dragster winner Megan Meyer talks with NHRA on FOX’s Brian Lohnes via Skype after winning Indy for the second time in a row.
10 Sep 2020
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Back-to-back Indy-winner, Megan Meyer NHRA Top Alcohol Dragster
Brian Lohnes: Hey everybody. It's Brian loans here at the NHRAEast coast, Wally park studio with one of our big winners from the 2020 NHRA Denso Spark Plugs U.S.Nationals, not only winning the Top Alcohol Dragster category…
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Sweo, Schmall, Lint, and Depeel take Division 6 championships at Firebird event

Ken Sweo (Super Pro), Andy Schmall (Pro), Adam Lint (Sportsman), and Don Depeel (Bike/Sled) Summit Racing Series captured championships at the Division 6 Finals at Firebird Raceway to earn berths in the National Championships race later this year in Las Vegas.
10 Sep 2020
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Division 6
The following are Saturday's final results from the 2020 NHRA Summit Racing Series Northwest Division Race of Champions: SUPER PRO Ken Sweo, Oregon City, Ore., '72 Capri, 9.336, 139.78 def. Jeff Watts, Richland, Wash., '06…
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Ford Mustang Cobra Jet match race: Gas vs. Electric at U.S. Nationals—Results!

Ford Performance made the public debut of its prototype electric Mustang Cobra Jet 1400 at the 2020 Denso Spark Plugs NHRA U.S. Nationals, and Bob Tasca III and Tony Pedregon lined up in for electric vs. supercharged V8 showdown with the entire automotive industry watching. Is it too soon to talk about a rematch?
09 Sep 2020
David Kennedy
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Ford Mustang Cobra Jet match race Gas vs. Electric at NHRA U.S. Nationals
Here's how round one and two of the Ford Performance Cobra Jet Mustang match race went down. NHRA Funny Car driver Bob Tasca III was in the all-electric Cobra Jet 1400, former NHRA Funny Car driver (and NHRA on FOX co-host) Tony Pedregon was…
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NHRA and Castline will race diecast cars into Walmart stores in early September

A nine-piece collection of NHRA-branded diecast vehicles will be available in early September at Walmart locations in the United States. 
09 Sep 2020
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Castline
JRL Group, Inc., NHRA’s exclusive licensing agency, has secured a licensing partnership between NHRA and Castline Inc. for a series of NHRA diecast collectables under their M2 Machines brand.    “Castline Inc./M2 Machines is excited to…
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The top ten most memorable moments from the Denso NHRA U.S. Nationals

There were a million memorable moments during last week’s Denso Spark Plugs NHRA U.S. Nationals so it’s almost impossible to pick out just 10 that stand out from the rest but we’ve given it our best shot.
08 Sep 2020
Kevin McKenna, NHRA National Dragster Senior Editor
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top ten
There were a million memorable moments during last week’s Denso Spark Plugs NHRA U.S. Nationals so it’s almost impossible to pick out just 10that stand out from the rest but we’ve given it our best shot.   1.    Megan…
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Reigning Pro Mod world champ Stevie “Fast” Jackson claims second U.S. Nationals win

Defending E3 Spark Plugs NHRA Pro Mod Drag Racing Series world champion Stevie “Fast” Jackson rolled to his first win of the 2020 season on Sunday, beating Todd Tutterow in the final round of the 66th annual Denso Spark Plugs U.S. Nationals at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis.
06 Sep 2020
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Steve Jackson
Defending E3 Spark Plugs NHRA Pro Mod Drag Racing Series world champion Stevie “Fast” Jackson rolled to his first win of the 2020 season on Sunday, beating Todd Tutterow in the final round of the 66th annual Denso Spark Plugs U.S. Nationals at Lucas…
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