NHRA: Force & Schumacher End Winless Droughts; A.J. & Hines Also Score in Denver

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The two winningest drivers in their respective classes in NHRA history, John Force and Tony Schumacher, scored historic victories Sunday at the Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway near Denver.

AUDIO/RECAP: Wilkerson and Force Among NHRA Four-Wide Stars

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Audio and story by Race Chaser Online Senior Editor Tom Baker — Chris Seelman photo — Brittany Force (Top Fuel) and Tim Wilkerson (Funny Car) both became double winners on the 2016 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season in front of a sold-out crowd during Sunday’s seventh annual NHRA Four-Wide Nationals at zMAX Dragway. Jason Line …

NHRA: Pro Stock Motorcycles Eye 200-MPH Barrier; Hines Enters 2016 Seeking Sixth Championship

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GAINESVILLE, Fla. — official series release — NHRA photo — Andrew Hines will start the 2016 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Pro Stock Motorcycle season firmly focused on going after his third straight world championship. But another major accomplishment and one of the great, noteworthy NHRA milestones remains in the form of the first 200-mph pass in Pro Stock …

NHRA: World Champions Honored in Hollywood as 2015 Mello Yello Series Comes to a Close

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HOLLYWOOD, Calif. – official series release — NHRA photo — Four multi-time world champions, Antron Brown, Del Worsham, Erica Enders and Andrew Hines, were the headliners who were crowned Monday evening during the 2015 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series awards ceremony at the Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland. The four drivers were honored for their season-long achievements …

NHRA: Krawiec Tops Hines for Second Career Win in Pro Bike Battle at Sonoma

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SONOMA, Calif. — official series release by Kevin McKenna, National DRAGSTER Senior Editor — NHRA photo — Eddie Krawiec raced to victory in the NHRA Pro Bike Battle Saturday at the NHRA Sonoma Nationals and earned $7,500 for the win in the all-star bonus race featuring the eight quickest riders from last year’s qualifying results. Krawiec accomplished the feat when Harley-Davidson teammate Andrew …

NHRA: No Letup; Hines Prepping to Begin Title Defense During PSM Season-Opener in Gainesville

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GAINSEVILLE, Fla. — official series release — NHRA photo — Andrew Hines and his Screamin’ Eagle Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson team worked so diligently to return to prominence that it might be understandable for Hines to take a little time to enjoy the fruits of his labors after winning the 2014 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Pro Stock Motorcycle world …

NHRA: Second to One; Hines Grabs Fourth Pro Stock Motorcycle Championship, Edges Closer to Schultz

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POMONA, Calif. — official release by Kevin McKenna, National DRAGSTER Senior Editor — NHRA photo — Andrew Hines became just the second rider in the Pro Stock Motorcycle class to win four NHRA Mello Yello world championships after the opening round of the Auto Club NHRA Finals. Hines, who entered the season-ending event with a substantial 92-point lead, officially clinched the …

NHRA: Massey, Worsham, Enders-Stevens, Hines Hit the Jackpot in Vegas

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LAS VEGAS — official release — NHRA photo — Erica Enders-Stevens reclaimed the Pro Stock points lead with one race remaining by earning a major victory at the NHRA Toyota Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Saturday. Spencer Massey (Top Fuel), Del Worsham (Funny Car), and Andrew Hines (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were winners at the …