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18th annual Mopar Big Block Party on tap for Thursday, July 18, in Golden, Colo.

The 18th annual Mopar Big Block Party Presented by Pennzoil will return to help rev up the Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals Powered by Pennzoil. Scheduled for Thursday, July 18, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.  in downtown Golden, Colo.
15 Jul 2019
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Mopar
The 18th annual Mopar Big Block Party Presented by Pennzoil will return to help rev up the Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals Powered by Pennzoil. Scheduled for Thursday, July 18, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.  in downtown Golden, Colo., the event will…
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Cowie, Hough score alky wins at Division 6 Lucas Oil Series event in Woodburn

Shawn Cowie and Brian Hough led the list of winners as the Northwest Division NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series competed at Woodburn Dragstrip.
14 Jul 2019
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Division 6
 The following are Sunday's final results from the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, Northwest Division event at Woodburn Dragstrip: TOP ALCOHOL DRAGSTER Shawn Cowie, Surrey, B.C., 5.278, 277.34  def. Joey…
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Dodd, Ross, and Hidalgo Jr., lead Thunder Valley Raceway Park winner list

Sean Dodd, Troy Ross, and Jimmy Hidalgo Jr. lead the list of champions as Thunder Valley Raceway Park in Oklahoma played host to the Division 4 Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series.
14 Jul 2019
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Division 4
The following are Saturday's final results from the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, South Central Division event at Thunder Valley Raceway Park: COMPETITION ELIMINATOR Sean Dodd, Lewisville, Texas, '05 Cobalt, C/EA…
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Sackman, Drew, and Vincent heat up at Burndown at Sundown event

Matt Sackman, Ray Drew, and Shaun Vincent led the list of winners as the Division 3 NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series competed at Route 66 Raceway in the annual Burndown at Sundown.
14 Jul 2019
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Division 3
The following are Sunday's final results from the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, North Central Division Burndown at Sundown: TOP ALCOHOL DRAGSTER Matt Sackman, Channahon, Ill., 5.348, 273.33  def. Troy Coughlin Jr.,…
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NHRA celebrates 40 years at Bandimere Speedway with Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals

The NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series will celebrate its 40th year of racing at scenic Bandimere Speedway in style, kicking off the famed Western Swing at the 40th annual Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals presented by Pennzoil, July 19-21.
14 Jul 2019
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Denver
The NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series will celebrate its 40th year of racing at scenic Bandimere Speedway in style, kicking off the famed Western Swing at the 40th annual Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals presented by Pennzoil, July 19-21. The…
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Greg Carrillo plans Denver return with new Top Fuel car, new tuning tandem

Top Fuel racer Greg Carrillo will make his return to the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series tour at the Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals presented by Pennzoil in Denver with a new car and the addition of Aaron Brooks to the tuning team.
12 Jul 2019
Phil Burgess, NHRA National Dragster Editor
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Greg Carrillo
Top Fuel racer Greg Carrillo will make his return to the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series tour at the Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals presented by Pennzoil in Denver. Carrillo will debut a new Morgan Lucas Racing-built chassis that will be…
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Latest issue of NHRA National Dragster now online, includes Brown, Anderson features, Norwalk coverage, and more

NHRA National Dragster magazine's latest issue, which includes features on the success stories behind two of the sport's greatest -- Antron Brown and Greg Anderson -- plus coverage of the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals, is online for NHRA members and in the mail to homes and shops around the world.
11 Jul 2019
NHRA National Dragster staff
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NHRA National Dragster magazine's 13th issue of 2019, which includes features on the success stories behind two of the sport's greatest -- Antron Brown and Greg Anderson -- plus coverage of the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals, is online for…
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NHRA.com Interview: Kasey Coler, NHRA VP Track Managment & Operations

In this NHRA.com interview, NHRA Vice President Track Management and Operations Kasey Coler addresses a wide variety of topics related to NHRA-owned facilities.
11 Jul 2019
Kevin McKenna, NHRA National Dragster Senior Editor
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kasey
As part of his responsibilities as NHRA’s Vice-President Track Management & Operations, Kasey Coler oversees the NHRA-owned and operated facilities in Indianapolis, Gainesville, and Atlanta. While they are primarily known for their NHRA…
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NHRA drivers compete against Riley Kids on small-scale dragstrip in Indy

NHRA drivers Antron Brown, Tommy Johnson Jr., Austin Prock, and Jordan Vandergriff raced young patients from Riley Children’s Hospital at the pedal-powered dragstrip located at the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis. 
10 Jul 2019
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Riley Kids
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WFO Radio New England Nationals Winners Edition

10 Jul 2019
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New England Nationals Winners Edition featuring Steve Torrence, Matt Hagan, John DeFlorian, and Tii Tharpe. Torrence and Hagan discuss their victory and the prospect of returning to quarter-mile racing. Dom Lagana gives details of what it takes to…
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"Ohio George" Montgomery to be inducted into Motorsports Hall of Fame of America

Four-time Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals winner “Ohio George” Montgomery is among those who will be inducted into the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America March 16-17, 2020.
09 Jul 2019
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George Montgomery
Four-time Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals winner “Ohio George” Montgomery is among those who will be inducted into the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America March 16-17, 2020 during its 32nd annual Induction Celebration in Daytona Beach. The…
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Moses' double leads Sportsman winner highlights at NHRA New England Nationals

Ken Moses doubled in Super Comp and Top Dragster presented by Racing RVs.com to lead the list of Lucas Oil Series highlights from the NHRA New England Nationals.
08 Jul 2019
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Ken Moses
Sunday's final results from the seventh annual NHRA New England Nationals at New England Dragway. The race is the 13th of 24 in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series:  Super Stock Byron Worner, Chevy Camaro, 10.…
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Ken Moses latest to double with Super Comp, Top Dragster victories in Epping

Ken Moses became just the 26th driver in NHRA history to win more than one eliminator at an NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event, winning in both Super Comp and Top Dragster presented by Racing RVs.com at the NHRA New England Nationals.
08 Jul 2019
Phil Burgess, NHRA National Dragster Editor
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Ken Moses
Ken Moses became just the 26th driver in NHRA history to win more than one eliminator at an NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event, winning in both Super Comp and Top Dragster presented by Racing RVs.com at the NHRA New England Nationals.…
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Unofficial Mello Yello points standings

Unofficial point standings following the completion of the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals, the 12th event of the 2019 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series.
07 Jul 2019
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Points
Unofficial point standings following the completion of the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals, the 12th event of the 2019 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series. Official points will be posted here…
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Tii Tharpe wins third straight in Epping to take points lead

07 Jul 2019
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Top Fuel Harley
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Hart, Esz lead winners as Lucas Oil Raceway hosts North Central Division

Josh Hart and Phil Esz led the list of champions as the North Central Division NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series competed at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis.
06 Jul 2019
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Division 3
The following are Sunday's final results from the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, North Central Division event at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis: TOP ALCOHOL DRAGSTER Josh Hart, Ocala, Fla., 5.398, 263.05  …
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Steve Torrence and Andrew Hines first to officially clinch Countdown playoff berths

Reigning Top Fuel champion Steve Torrence and five-time Pro Stock Motorcycle titlist Andrew Hines are the first to clinch their berths in the 2019 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Countdown to the Championship.
05 Jul 2019
NHRA National Dragster staff
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Steve Torrence
The first name on the big board of qualifiers for the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Countdown to the Championship playoffs was added this weekend at the NHRA New England Nationals when reigning Top Fuel champion Steve Torrence was…
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Happy Fourth of July from NHRA

As we celebrate the Fourth of July, enjoy a little fireworks magic on NHRA.com, courtesy of the Bader family and Summit Motorsports Park. Nitro fireworks begin tomorrow at New England for the annual NHRA New England Nationals.
04 Jul 2019
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Norwalk
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Ron Capps to fly patriotic NAPA livery during NHRA New England Nationals

Ron Capps will be celebrating the star-spangled Fourth of July weekend at the NHRA New England Nationals with a patriotic livery on his NAPA Batteries Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat to support the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund.
04 Jul 2019
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Ron Capps
Ron Capps will be celebrating the star-spangled Fourth of July weekend at the NHRA New England Nationals with a patriotic livery on his NAPA Batteries Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat to support the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund. Capps will also wear a…
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Back by popular demand: The win light returns to NHRA qualifying sessions

In response to overwhelming fan feedback, spectators at NHRA national events will once again see the win light turned on for all categories during qualifying/time-trials sessions at NHRA national events.
03 Jul 2019
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NHRA
In response to overwhelming fan feedback, spectators at NHRA national events will once again see the win light turned on for all categories during qualifying/time-trials sessions. Beginning at the NHRA New England Nationals, NHRA will re-activate…
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Tricky Tipster: Epping favorites are Torrence and Tasca

Heading to the land of lobster and lighthouses to start the second half of the season, Tipster, NHRA’s resident odds-maker, has picked point leaders Steve Torrence and Bob Tasca III as the favorites for New England Nationals glory.
03 Jul 2019
NHRA National Dragster staff
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Tricky Tipster
With half of the season in the books, we’ve seen numerous trends in NHRA nitro racing, and they include the domination of reigning Top Fuel champion Steve Torrence and, to a lesser extent, the recent emergence of Bob Tasca III, as a legitimate Funny…
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Motorcraft’s message to students: More automotive technicians are needed

More than 25,000 students from 725 schools around the country got the chance to get a head start on their careers as Ford/Lincoln technicians at NHRA’s Youth & Education Services programs co-sponsored by Ford Customer Service Division and its Motorcraft and Quick Lane brands during the 2018-’19 school year.
02 Jul 2019
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YES
More than 25,000 students from 725 schools around the country got the chance to get a head start on their careers as Ford/Lincoln technicians at NHRA’s Youth & Education Services (YES) programs co-sponsored by Ford Customer Service Division and…
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SAMTech.edu NHRA Factory Stock Showdown to feature 32-car field at Indy

NHRA officials have announced that the popular SamTech.edu NHRA Factory Stock Showdown category will feature a 32-car field at the upcoming 65th annual Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals.
01 Jul 2019
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Factory stock
NHRA officials have announced that the popular SamTech.edu NHRA Factory Stock Showdown category will feature a 32-car field at the upcoming 65th annual Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis, Aug. 28-Sept. 2.…
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5 Minutes with Steve Torrence: What an ESPY win would mean to him and NHRA

Reigning NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Top Fuel champion Steve Torrence, who been nominated for an ESPY award, talks about what winning would mean not just to him but to NHRA in this interview from the latest issue of NHRA National Dragster magazine.
29 Jun 2019
Phil Burgess, NHRA National Dragster Editor
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Steve Torrence
Reigning NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Top Fuel champion Steve Torrence has been nominated for an ESPY award after a dominating 2018 campaign in which he not only won the championship, but completed an unprecedented six-race sweep of the…
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Division 1 Lucas Oil Series races to partial completion at Lebanon Valley

The NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series for the Northeast Division was at Lebanon Valley Dragway this weekend. Alcohol Dragster (Jackie Fricke). Alcohol Funny Car (Matt Gill), and Comp (Frank Aragona Jr.) were completed; other classes will finishes at later dates
29 Jun 2019
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Jackie Fricke
The following are Sunday's final results from the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, Northeast Division event at Lebanon Valley Dragway: COMPETITION ELIMINATOR Frank Aragona Freehold, N.J., '19 Altered, J/AA, 8.016, 134…
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Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals conclusion to take place Sept. 5-6 in Norwalk

The rescheduled Sportsman racing portion of the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals that was postponed due to high water levels in the area will take place Sept. 5-6, 2019 at Summit Racing Equipment Motorsports Park.
28 Jun 2019
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Norwalk
NHRA officials announced details for the rescheduled portion of the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals that were postponed due to high water levels in the area. The remaining part of the event will take place Sept. 5-6, 2019 at Summit Racing…
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2019 Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals Top Alcohol Dragster winner Troy Coughlin Jr.

28 Jun 2019
NHRA National Dragster staff
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Troy Coughlin Jr. collected his second Wally in Top Alcohol Dragster, wheeling Rich McPhillips’ JEGS-backed dragster past Will Smith in the Smith/Hirata entry tuned by 2013 event winner Dave Hirata. Coughlin led wire to wire to win convincingly…
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2019 Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals Top Alcohol Funny Car winner Sean Bellemeur

28 Jun 2019
NHRA National Dragster staff
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World champion Sean Bellemeur and the seemingly unstoppable Bartone Bros./Hussey Performance Camaro won their second straight event and third overall this season, stopping defending event champ Ray Drew from a double in the final round,5.47 to 5…
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Steve Matusek to make Pro Stock debut in Elite Motorsports Ford Mustang in Denver

Aeromotive Pro Mod racer Steve Matusek will make his NHRA Pro Stock debut in an Elite Motorsports powered Ford Mustang at the Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals presented by Pennzoil.
28 Jun 2019
Jacob Sundstrom, NHRA National Dragster Associate Editor
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Steve Matusek
Steve Matusek will drive a different sort of door car at the Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals presented by Pennzoil. The Aeromotive Pro Mod racer will make his Pro Stock debut in an Elite Motorsports-powered Ford Mustang in Denver and race the entire…
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Latest issue of NHRA National Dragster now online: Tasca feature, Bristol and Topeka coverage

NHRA National Dragster magazine's 12th issue of 2019, which includes a feature on Ford Funny Car racer Bob Tasca III and coverage of the Menards NHRA Heartland Nationals presented by Minties and the NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals, is online for NHRA members and in the mail to homes and shops around the world.
27 Jun 2019
NHRA National Dragster staff
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ND cover
NHRA National Dragster magazine's 12th issue of 2019, which includes a feature on Ford Funny Car racer Bob Tasca III's recent success and coverage of the Menards NHRA Heartland Nationals presented by Minties and the NHRA Thunder Valley…
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