NHRA: Courtney Force seeks Turnaround at Gatornationals

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March 13, 2014 — NHRA photo — GAINESVILLE, FL — Funny Car standout Courtney Force has watched her John Force Racing teammates start the 2014 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series in impressive fashion. Her legendary father, John, has kept the momentum from his 16th Funny Car world championship a year ago, winning the first race of the season and …

NHRA: J.R. Todd to Race for Bob Vandergriff at Gainesville

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March 12, 2014 — photo courtesy NHRA — GAINESVILLE, FL — Bob Vandergriff Racing will again be a two-car team at the 2014 Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals, where J.R. Todd will drive the Total Equipment And Service-sponsored Top Fuel dragster. This is the first of a planned 10 races with Todd behind the wheel. Mike Guger will also return as …

NHRA: Capps eager to get 2014 season on track

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February 27, 2014 — series release — NHRA photo — CARLSBAD, CA — The 2014 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season has not started exactly as Funny Car standout Ron Capps had hoped. But if there was ever an event to spark a turnaround, the Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals at Auto-Plus Raceway at Gainesville would likely be one …