NHRA: Street Outlaws Star Justin Shearer to Compete in Pro Mod Class at Indianapolis

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Justin “Big Chief” Shearer, star of Discovery Channel’s reality television series Street Outlaws, plans to compete in his Pro Mod car in the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals Aug. 31-Sept. 5 at Lucas Oil Raceway in Indianapolis.

NHRA: Beckman, Lucas, Enders and Savoie Score First-Career U.S. Nationals Victories at Lucas Oil

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CLERMONT, Ind. — official series release — NHRA photo — Jack Beckman completed a sweep of the weekend in Funny Car with his victory on Labor Day Monday at the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals. Morgan Lucas (Top Fuel), Erica Enders (Pro Stock), and Jerry Savoie (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were winners at the world’s most prestigious drag race and the …

NHRA: Rain Scratches First Day of Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals Qualifying

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INDIANAPOLIS – official series release — NHRA photo — Persistent rain showers forced NHRA officials to cancel Friday’s professional qualifying session at the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals. Rain started just as qualifying for the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series began and continued into the night. Pro Stock Motorcycle’s Redell Harris was the only bike to make it down Lucas …

NHRA: Shane Gray Primed to Defend Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals Title at Indianapolis

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INDIANAPOLIS – official series release — NHRA photo — Pro Stock driver Shane Gray is grateful for each of his four career NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series wins and has a particular place for each Wally. But the trophy he won at last year’s Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals, the world’s most prestigious drag race, seems to get a little …

NHRA: More Than Just a Win on the Line for Antron Brown During 61st Annual U.S. Nationals

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INDIANAPOLIS — official series release — NHRA photo — The world’s most prestigious drag race, the 61st annual Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals, is unlike any other event on the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series circuit. With the Traxxas Nitro Shootout taking place during the weekend, as well as five qualifying sessions and an increase of points via a return …

NHRA: Indiana Home for Hight; Former Champion Looking for Fourth U.S. Nationals Title at LOR

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INDIANAPOLIS – official series release — NHRA photo — Robert Hight fondly remembers the first time it hit him that he was on the verge of something special at the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals. The memory is clear for the 2009 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Funny Car champion, because his nerves started to race before taking part in …

NHRA: Dixon Looking for More Indy Magic; Chasing Fourth U.S. Nationals Win Against Loaded Top Fuel Field

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INDIANAPOLIS – official series release — NHRA photo — Three-time Top Fuel world champion Larry Dixon’s fascination with the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals began more than 40 years ago. In fact, he had no trouble coming up with his first memory of the race, and the aura surrounding it, and it remains perfectly clear four decades later. “Coming here with …

NHRA: Countdown Spots on the Line for DeJoria and Force; All-Female Fight Set to Light Up Indianapolis

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CLERMONT, Ind. — official series release — NHRA photo — Alexis DeJoria knows what is on the line at the world’s most prestigious drag race, the 61st annual Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals. And like she proved a year ago, the Funny Car standout is more than capable of rising to the occasion on drag racing’s biggest stage. DeJoria is the …