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Nitro Time Machine: Wild Comp eliminator action from the 2015 Reading race

We've all seen weird runs at the dragstrip, but you probably haven't ever seen anything like this qualifying duel between Comp racers Jay Schonberger and Dave Wolkwitz at the 2015 Reading event. You won't believe your eyes.
14 Oct 2022
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Nitro Time Machine: Ron Capps gets huge playoff win at 2018 Charlotte race

With then crew chief Rahn Tobler at the helm, Ron Capps scored a crucial Countdown to the Championship victory in Funny Car at the 2018 fall Charlotte event.
20 Sep 2022
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Nitro Time Machine: Josh Hart's holeshot wins 2021 Charlotte Top Fuel title

Last fall at zMAX Dragway, Josh Hart win Top Fuel on a final-round holeshot over Brittany Force. Relive that "anything's possible" moment in the latest installment of Nitro Time Machine.
19 Sep 2022
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Tanner Gray won in Charlotte to continue charge to 2017 Pro Stock championship

In the latest Nitro Time Machine, watch as Tanner Gray, who returned to Pro Stock competition at the Pep Boys NHRA Nationals, scored his fifth win of the 2017 season at zMAX Dragway en route to an eventual world championship.
19 Sep 2022
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Nitro Time Machine: Highlights from the 1988 Keystone Nationals in Reading

Take a trip back to the 1988 Keystone Nationals in Reading, Pa., and check out the highlights featuring some of NHRA's biggest stars.
14 Sep 2022
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Nitro Time Machine: Al Hofmann takes flight at 1994 Reading event

Our latest Nitro Time Machine takes us back to the 1994 Reading event where the Funny Car class stole the show including a wild half-track wheelstand by Al Hofmann.
13 Sep 2022
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Nitro Time Machine: Doug Kalitta gets long overdue first Indy Top Fuel victory

In our latest Nitro Time Machine, we take a short trip back to the 2019 U.S. Nationals where Doug Kalitta finally scored a win at NHRA's biggest and most prestigious event.
01 Sep 2022
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Watch: Pro Stock, Top Fuel Motorcycle, and sportsman action from Indy 1983

Let's travel back to the 1983 U.S. Nationals and take a look at some vintage Pro Stock racing, sportsman finals, and a thrilling Top Fuel Motorcycle final featuring two Hall of Fame riders.
31 Aug 2022
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Nitro Time Machine: We revisit the thrilling Top Fuel action from the 1991 U.S. Nationals

Watch many of the sport's biggest heroes in action including Kenny Bernstein, Joe Amato, Tom "the Mongoose" McEwen, Frank Hawley, Don "the Snake" Prudhomme, and Dick LaHaie as we revisit the thrilling Top Fuel competition from the 1991 U.S. Nationals in Indianapolis.
30 Aug 2022
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Nitro Time Machine: Classic Funny Car action from the 1974 U.S. Nationals

In the latest edition of Nitro Time Machine, we take a trip back to the 1974 U.S. Nationals to check in on the nitro Funny Car class with appearances by Don "the Snake" Prudhomme, Kosty Ivanov, Al Bergler, and Mike Miller.
29 Aug 2022
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Nitro Time Machine: The first time Indy was held in Indy

The event that is today known as the Dodge Power Brokers NHRA U.S. Nationals began in Great Bend, Kan., in 1955 and it was held in Indianapolis for the first time in 1961. Here are the highlights.
29 Aug 2022
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Nitro Time Machine: Highlights from the 1968 Nationals at Indy

In the latest edition of Nitro Time Machine, we go way back to the 1968 Nationals at Indy to see many of NHRA's biggest stars including Bill "Grumpy" Jenkins, Ronnie Sox, and Dick Landy.
25 Aug 2022
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Nitro Time Machine: DSR teams sweep 2019 Brainerd final rounds

At the 2019 Lucas Oil Nationals in Brainerd, Leah Pruett and Ron Capps combined to give Don Schumacher Racing a much-needed Top Fuel/Funny Car double.
18 Aug 2022
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Nitro Time Machine: Relive the surprising final rounds from the '87 Brainerd race

The final rounds from the 1987 NorthStar Nationals in Brainerd featured some racers who are very familiar to NHRA fans, but there was also a surprise or two.
17 Aug 2022
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Nitro Time Machine: Side-by-side 300 mph runs in Funny Car at 1995 Topeka race

More history was made at the 1995 Topeka event as John Force and Cruz Pedregon hooked up to provide the fans with the first side-by-side 300-mph runs in Funny Car.
10 Aug 2022
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Nitro Time Machine: Warren Johnson tops Scott Geoffrion in thrilling Topeka final

Warren Johnson all but clinched his first NHRA Pro Stock world title following a thrilling final round win over Scott Geoffrion's Dodge at the 1992 Topeka event.
09 Aug 2022
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Nitro Time Machine: Records were broken as NHRA tour returned to Seattle in 1988

After an eight-year absence, the NHRA national event tour returned to Seattle in 1988 for the inaugural Seafair Nationals. Here’s a look back at that record-breaking weekend.
27 Jul 2022
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Nitro Time Machine: Courtney Force takes a wild ride at the 2016 Seattle event

Courtney Force took a wild ride in the first round of Funny Car at the 2016 Northwest Nationals. Racing Jeff Diehl, Force’s car lost traction then took a hard plunge into the guardwall.
26 Jul 2022
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Nitro Time Machine: Relive the 2019 Sonoma Nationals Pro Stock final

Low qualifier Alex Laughlin squared off with Denver Pro Stock winner Greg Anderson in the final round of Pro Stock at the 2019 NHRA Sonoma Nationals for a race that certainly didn't go as expected.
21 Jul 2022
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Check out Top Fuel, Funny Car, Pro Stock highlights from '91 Sonoma event

Take a 30-plus-year trip back in time as Dave McClelland and Steve Evans recap Pro racing from the 1991 California Nationals, including Top Fuel racer Jack Ostrander’s nasty wreck.
20 Jul 2022
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Relive the Top Fuel and Funny Car final rounds from the 2017 Denver event

It was Antron Brown vs. Leah Pruett in Top Fuel and Robert Hight vs. Tommy Johnson Jr. in Funny Car in the final rounds of the 2017 Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals. Who got the wins?
14 Jul 2022
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Nitro Time Machine: Watch the final rounds from the 1993 Mile-High Nationals

Hop into the Nitro Time Machine for a look back at the final rounds at the 1993 Mile-High Nationals featuring Mike Dunn vs. Doug Herbert, Cruz Pedregon vs. Gordie Bonin, Bob Glidden vs. Warren Johnson, and Dave Schultz vs. John Myers.
07 Jul 2022
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Nitro Time Machine: Watch the pro final rounds from the 2014 Norwalk event

Take a trip back to 2014 and the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals to watch the final rounds, which includes some familiar 2022 winners.
23 Jun 2022
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Nitro Time Machine: Jack Beckman wins firey Norwalk final

"Fast Jack" Beckman defeated Robert Hight to win the 2017 Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals in Norwalk but things got a bit heated after the finish line when his Infinite Hero Dodge caught fire.
21 Jun 2022
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Nitro Time Machine: Pro Mod's Marc Caruso takes a wild ride at 2019 Bristol race

At the 2019 NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals, Pro Mod driver Marc Caruso, father of current Pro Stock racer Camrie Caruso, took a wild, high-speed ride into the sand trap at Bristol Dragway after a parachute malfunction.
16 Jun 2022
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Nitro Time Machine: Top Fuelers vs Funny Car at Bristol Dragway in 1999

In 1999, the NHRA and Bristol Dragway hosted the No Bull Showdown, a $200,000-to-win battle pitting Top Fuelers against Funny Cars under the light in Thunder Valley.
14 Jun 2022
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Nitro Time Machine: Gary Scelzi takes a couple of wild rides in Topeka

Gary Scelzi had a rough outing at the 1999 Topeka race including a horrifying accident during qualifying, but his Alan Johnson-led team never gave up.
01 Jun 2022
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Nitro Time Machine: Chris McGaha's crazy 2018 Epping victory

Chris McGaha didn't have the quickest Pro Stock car in any of the four elimination rounds held at the 2018 New England Nationals but that didn't prevent him from leaving Epping with the trophy.
30 May 2022
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Nitro Time Machine: Courtney Force's epic Epping boomer at 2017 New England Nats

During the 2017 New England Nationals, Courtney Force went for one of the wildest rides of her career when he Advance Auto Parts Camaro suffered an engine explosion.
25 May 2022
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Nitro Time Machine: Professional action from the 2019 Richmond race

Today, we're talking a short trip back to 2019 to check out the professional final rounds from the NHRA Virginia Nationals in Richmond, Va.
11 May 2022
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