Ron Capps raced his NAPA Auto Parts Dodge Charger R/T to his third-straight Funny Car victory on Sunday during the 37th annual Lucas Oil NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway.
Angelle Sampey is the current No 1. Qualifier for Pro Stock Motorcycle after a partial qualifying session on Friday at Atlanta Dragway.
It took more than two years and eight final round appearances before Bo Butner grabbed his first career Pro Stock win two weeks ago in Houston.
Steve Torrence “scored one for the little teams” on Sunday afternoon at zMAX Dragway, taking down a pair of the powerhouse Don Schumacher Racing dragsters en-route to his first-career NHRA Four-Wide Nationals win.
After a year in which KB Racing stood supreme in the new-look Pro Stock class, parity has reigned during the early portion of the 2017 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season.
All four provisional leaders retained their ladder positions on Saturday at zMAX Dragway, with Top Fuel journeyman Clay Millican leading the list of No. 1 qualifiers at the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals.
Leah Pritchett topped sponsor and friend ‘Papa’ John Schnatter to win the second leg of the DSR Charity Challenge on Saturday at zMAX Dragway, taking a 2-0 lead in the multi-race series.
John Force Racing is actively working on plans to add a second NHRA Top Fuel dragster to their fleet of race teams.
Both Courtney Force and Clay Millican started off strong in their quests for back-to-back No. 1 qualifiers, leading the opening day of qualifying for the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals at zMAX Dragway.
Former NHRA Top Fuel champion Shawn Langdon walked into the media center at zMAX Dragway on Friday looking like a new man.
NHRA Funny Car regular Alexis DeJoria has withdrawn from this weekend’s eighth annual NHRA Four-Wide Nationals at zMAX Dragway.
Lucas Oil has signed an agreement to become the title rights sponsor of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event at Atlanta Dragway.