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Leverich Racing taps Joe Morrison to drive family’s Top Fuel dragster in 2020

Journeyman nostalgia drag racer Joe Morrison was introduced as the new shoe of the Leverich Family Racing Top Fuel Dragster for the 2020 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series.
12 Dec 2019
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Journeyman nostalgia drag racer Joe Morrison was introduced as the new shoe of the Leverich Family Racing Top Fuel Dragster for the 2020 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series. The announcement at the PRI Show in Indianapolis on Thursday…
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Mobil 1 returns to NHRA with multi-year sponsorship of TRD, Kalitta Motorsports

Mobil 1 will return to the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series in 2020. ExxonMobil, in partnership with Toyota Racing Development, will become Kalitta Motorsports’ official lubricant partner in 2020 and Mobil 1 racing oil will be used in all team cars. 
12 Dec 2019
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Mobil 1 will return to the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series in 2020. ExxonMobil, in partnership with Toyota Racing Development (TRD), will become Kalitta Motorsports’ official lubricant partner in 2020 and Mobil 1 racing oil will be used in all…
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JEGS SPEEDweek at National Trail Raceway doubles prestige of JEGS SPORTSnationals

JEGS Speedweek, which will take place July 15-19, adds a Division 3 race to the already scheduled JEGS SPORTSnationals, giving the country's best Sportsman racers twice as many chances to win and earn points.
12 Dec 2019
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Officials with JEGS High Performance and National Trail Raceway unveiled "JEGS SPEEDweek" Thursday at the PRI trade show in Indianapolis. JEGS Speedweek, which will take place July 15-19, adds a Division 3 race to the already scheduled JEGS…
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Most Memorable Moments of 2019: No. 1

The 2019 season was full of exciting moments, but which were the most memorable? NHRA fans took part in a vote and selected the 19 Most Memorable Moments of the season. No. 1: John Force wins 150.
12 Dec 2019
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The 2019 season was full of exciting moments, but which were the most memorable? NHRA fans took part in a vote and selected the 19 Most Memorable Moments of the season, which will be revealed in reverse order through the end of the year. …
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Live from the NHRA Stage at the PRI Show

The NHRA on FOX cameras are rolling at the Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Show in Indianapolis with three full days of interviews from the show, available for viewing at NHRA.com .
12 Dec 2019
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WATCH: ALL 2019 PRI SHOW INTERVIEWS The interviews will be broadcast from booth 7032 in the Yellow Hall. If you're at the show, drop by and watch the interviews live or catch…
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Don Schumacher Racing drivers to star at PRI Show Grand Opening Breakfast

The drivers of Don Schumacher Racing will be the featured guests at the Performance Racing Industry (PRI) show Grand Opening Breakfast Thursday morning. The breakfast will be streamed live on NHRA.com beginning at 7:45 a.m.
11 Dec 2019
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  The drivers of Don Schumacher Racing will be the featured guests at the Performance Racing Industry (PRI) show Grand Opening Breakfast Thursday morning. The breakfast will be streamed live on NHRA.com beginning at 7:45 a.m. Jack…
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Tickets now on sale for 66th annual U.S. Nationals, the World’s Biggest Drag Race

Tickets are now on sale for the 66th annual U.S. Nationals, the World’s Biggest Drag Race. This event, Sept. 2-7 at Lucas Oil Raceway in Indianapolis., marks the 18th stop on the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing tour.
11 Dec 2019
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Tickets are now on sale for the 66th annual U.S. Nationals, the World’s Biggest Drag Race. This event marks the 18th stop on the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing tour. This iconic event will take place Sept. 2-7 at Lucas Oil Raceway in Indianapolis…
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Understanding the Pro Mod parity process

The NHRA Tech Dept. goes to great lengths to maintain a level playing field in the E3 Pro Mod Drag Racing series as the class is set to welcome new technology in 2020
10 Dec 2019
Kevin McKenna, NHRA National Dragster Senior Editor
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This much is certain; there is nothing certain about an NHRA Pro Mod car. By nature, any full-bodied car capable of running over 250-mph in less than six seconds is going to be unpredictable to a large degree, and that is one of the characteristics…
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Annual DSR Bowl For Riley event will raise funds for Indy children’s hospital

Don Schumacher Racing will host its annual Bowl For Riley event, Dec.  11 in Indianapolis where NHRA and IndyCar drivers will bowl and mingle with families and fans during a night of fun and fundraising for the Riley Children’s Foundation.
09 Dec 2019
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Don Schumacher Racing will host its annual Bowl For Riley event, Dec.  11 in Indianapolis where NHRA and IndyCar drivers will bowl and mingle with families and fans during a night of fun and fundraising for the Riley Children’s Foundation.…
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Vote for the Most Memorable Moments of the 2019 NHRA season

The 2019 season was full of exciting moments, but which were the most memorable? NHRA fans can vote now to help select the 19 Most Memorable Moments of the 2019 season, which will be revealed in reverse order through the end of the year beginning Dec. 13.
06 Dec 2019
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The 2019 season was full of exciting moments, but which were the most memorable? NHRA fans can vote now to help select the 19 Most Memorable Moments of the 2019 season, which will be revealed in reverse order through the end of the year beginning…
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NHRA on FOX to broadcast from the Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Show

The NHRA on FOX cameras will be rolling again next week at the Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Show in Indianapolis with three full days of interviews from the show, available for viewing at NHRA.com beginning Thursday, Dec. 12.
05 Dec 2019
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The NHRA on FOX cameras will be rolling again next week at the Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Show in Indianapolis with three full days of interviews from the show, available for…
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WATCH: Mello Yello class highlights from the 2019 Awards Ceremony

These segments from the 2019 Mello Yello Awards Ceremony show include retrospectives on Top Fuel, Funny Car, Pro Stock, and Pro Stock Motorcycle, including season recap videos, introduction of the top 10 finishers, a champion highlight video, and the champion's speech.
04 Dec 2019
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Alexis DeJoria inducted into the National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame

NHRA Funny Car racer Alexis DeJoria was one of three inductees enshrined into the National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame recently in Rosemont, Ill. 
04 Dec 2019
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NHRA Funny Car racer Alexis DeJoria was one of three inductees enshrined into the National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame recently in Rosemont, Ill.    DeJoria, a seven-time NHRA national event winner, joined an elite group of…
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2020 NHRA Rulebook now available online

Racers, start your projects! The 2020 NHRA Rulebook is now online and viewable by all who wish to compete in the NHRA arena. Class-by-class regulations and requirements, racing procedures, and more are all covered in this authoritative handbook.
03 Dec 2019
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Racers, start your projects! The 2020 NHRA Rulebook is now online and viewable by all who wish to compete in the NHRA arena. Class-by-class regulations and requirements, racing procedures, and more are all covered in this authoritative handbook…
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Eric Lane joins Cruz Pedregon Racing as crew chief

Lane will serve as co-crew chief with Nick Casertano as Pedregon fights for third world championship in 2020
03 Dec 2019
Jacob Sundstrom, NHRA National Dragster Associate Editor
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Eric Lane joined Cruz Pedregon Racing ahead of the 2020 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season as a co-crew chief alongside Nick Casertano. Lane and Casertano worked together on Bob Tasca III’s Ford Mustang Funny Car and will now help bring…
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NHRA President Glen Cromwell delivers opening speech at NHRA Awards Banquet

NHRA president Glen Cromwell opened up the NHRA Awards Banquet at the Hollywood and Highland Center to wrap up the 2019 Mello Yello NHRA Drag Racing Series.
02 Dec 2019
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Al Rondon delivers speech at NHRA Awards Banquet

Coca-Cola senior sports marketing manager Al Rondon took to the stage at the NHRA Awards Banquet to welcome racers and their families as the Mello Yello NHRA Drag Racing Series celebrated the closing of another incredible season.
02 Dec 2019
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Watch Austin Coil accept NHRA Lifetime Achievement Award

Austin Coil accepted the NHRA Lifetime Achievement Award at the NHRA Awards Banquet at the Hollywood and Highland Center following the 2019 Mello Yello NHRA Drag Racing Series season. Watch his full speech here:
02 Dec 2019
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WATCH: Season champions crowned at NHRA Mello Yello Awards Ceremony

Champions were crowned and the season saluted at the Mello Yello awards ceremony at the Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland. Watch the entire awards ceremony from start to finish.
02 Dec 2019
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Foley Lewis Racing Top Fuel team plans eight-race 2020 campaign

Doug Foley and his Foley Lewis Racing Top Fuel team will compete at eight races of the 2020 Mello Yello Drag Racing Series, beginning with the NHRA Arizona Nationals near Phoenix in February.
02 Dec 2019
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Doug Foley and his Foley Lewis Racing Top Fuel team will compete at eight races of the 2020 Mello Yello Drag Racing Series, beginning with the NHRA Arizona Nationals near Phoenix in February. Foley will make licensing during preseason testing at…
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NHRA Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales offer massive savings on participating 2020 events

Tickets to NHRA Mello Yello national events are the ultimate stocking stuffer for the NHRA fan in your life and our annual Black Friday and Cyber Monday ticket offers massive savings on participating 2020 events.
28 Nov 2019
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Tickets to NHRA Mello Yello national events are the ultimate stocking stuffer for the NHRA fan in your life and our annual Black Friday and Cyber Monday ticket offers massive savings on participating 2020 events. A number of participating host…
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Latest issue of NHRA National Dragster includes complete NHRA Finals coverage

NHRA National Dragster magazine's 23rd issue of 2019, which includes in-depth coverage of the Auto Club NHRA Finals and the awards ceremonies, is online for NHRA members and in the mail to homes and shops around the world.
27 Nov 2019
NHRA National Dragster staff
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NHRA National Dragster magazine's 23rd issue of 2019, which includes in-depth coverage of the Auto Club NHRA Finals is online for NHRA members and in the mail to homes and shops around the world. The issue also includes coverage from both…
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Auto Club NHRA Finals Sportsman Highlights

Shawn Cowie, Shane Westerfield, and Doug Lambeck led the list of Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series winners at the season-ending Auto Club NHRA Finals in Pomona.
27 Nov 2019
Kevin McKenna, NHRA National Dragster Senior Editor
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All but one NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series Sportsman world title was decided ahead of the final day of the Auto Club NHRA Finals, but that doesn’t mean the traditional NHRA season closer lacked for drama. Vic Penrod claimed the championship in…
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Auto Club NHRA Finals Stock winner Jeff Taylor

27 Nov 2019
NHRA National Dragster staff
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Super Stock world championship contender Kyle Rizzoli also made the final round of Stock, where he red-lighted to Jeff Taylor, who won his 48th career national event title by driving Jim DeFrank’s COPO Camaro to a 9.216 on his 9.19 dial. Taylor, who…
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Auto Club NHRA Finals Super Stock winner Jeff Dona

27 Nov 2019
NHRA National Dragster staff
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The battle for the Super Stock world title ended in the semifinals when contender Kyle Rizzoli lost a tough battle to 104-time national event winner Dan Fletcher, who in turn lost the final to Jeff Dona. Fletcher was nearly perfect off the starting…
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Auto Club NHRA Finals Super Gas winner Steve Williams

27 Nov 2019
NHRA National Dragster staff
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Steve Williams, the 2018 Super Comp world champ, grabbed the title in Super Gas after a 9.870 to 9.852 double-breakout final against Steve Parsons. Williams, who now has 13 national event wins since 2003, reached the final by stopping past Pomona…
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Auto Club NHRA Finals Super Comp winner Ryan McClanahan

27 Nov 2019
NHRA National Dragster staff
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After eight national event wins in Stock and Super Stock, Ryan McClanahan picked up his first victory in the Super Comp category by driving his dragster to a win over Allison McKoane in the final. After an even start, McClanahan won with an 8.933…
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Auto Club NHRA Finals Comp winner Doug Lambeck

27 Nov 2019
NHRA National Dragster staff
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Following his victory in Comp, Doug Lambeck now has 15 national event titles to his credit, and six of them have come in Pomona. Lambeck drove his D/SMA Pontiac to a (-.606) 8.324 in the final to stop 100-time national event winner David Rampy, who…
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Auto Club NHRA Finals Top Alcohol Funny Car winner Shane Westerfield

27 Nov 2019
NHRA National Dragster staff
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Shane Westerfield, the winner in Pomona a year ago, successfully defended his title with a 5.493 to 5.627 win against Mike Doushgounian in the Top Alcohol Funny Car final round. Westerfield, also a winner in Chicago and Brainerd this season, came…
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Auto Club NHRA Finals Top Alcohol Dragster winner Shawn Cowie

27 Nov 2019
NHRA National Dragster staff
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Shawn Cowie, who was in the fight for his first world title until the final weeks of the season before Megan Meyer pulled away, earned his 10th Wally of the season after stopping Chris Demke in the Top Alcohol Dragster final round. Cowie, who…
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