Veach Kicks Off Month of May for Motorsports Madness Tonight at 7 ET on PMN Radio

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Race Chaser Online/Performance Motorsports Network release — Streeter Lecka/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — With the turn of the calendar comes the biggest month of the year in motorsports, and with it comes the biggest two hours of motorsports conversation so far in 2016 as Motorsports Madness returns to the radio airwaves tonight at 7 p.m. ET on …

NASCAR, IndyCar & NHRA Notes Headline Motorsports Madness Tonight at 7 ET on PMN Radio

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Race Chaser Online/Performance Motorsports Network release — A full two hours of lively motorsports conversation, analysis and news headlines the newest episode of Motorsports Madness, airing tonight at 7 p.m. ET on the Performance Motorsports Network. Join Race Chaser Online insiders Jacob Seelman, Tom Baker and Kyle Magda as the power trio provide analysis of NASCAR’s weekend …

NASCAR: ThorSport Truck Stars Invade zMAX Dragway for Four-Wide Nationals

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CONCORD, N.C. — Story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Kalitta Motorsports photo — If you looked around zMAX Dragway on Sunday afternoon, you might have seen as many NASCAR stars as drag racing veterans, as Thorsport Racing’s entire fleet of NASCAR Camping World Truck Series drivers invaded the ‘Bellagio of Drag Strips’ for the seventh annual …

NHRA: Force Finds Speed in Friday Drills; Beckman, Line & Krawiec Also Top Early Gainesville Fields

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GAINESVILLE, Fla. – official series release — NHRA photo — Brittany Force raced to the qualifying lead in Top Fuel at the Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals on Friday. Jack Beckman (Funny Car), Jason Line (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders at the third of 24 events in the 2016 NHRA Mello Yello Drag …

NHRA: Leah Pritchett Joins Bob Vandergriff Racing Top Fuel Team for Full 2016 Season

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INDIANAPOLIS — official team release — BVR photo — Bob Vandergriff Racing will once again field a two-car Top Fuel dragster team in 2016 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series. Dave Connolly will be driving the C&J Energy Services dragster with new teammate, Leah Pritchett, driving a dragster backed by Quaker State. It will be Pritchett’s first full NHRA Mello …

NHRA: Elite Motorsports, Patterson Racing Merge to Form Patterson-Elite Performance

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WYNNEWOOD, Okla. – official team release — Elite will expand at the sportsman level of drag racing by partnering with Patterson Racing Inc. to form Patterson-Elite Performance. The new company will continue to operate out of Patterson’s shop in Augusta, Kan., and supply high-powered, reliable performance to Sportsman racers across the country. “This is an extension of our growing business,” …

NHRA: Record Territory; Hagan Blasts to Funny Car Lead as Torrence, Anderson, Savoie Also Bank No. 1 Qualifiers at Gateway

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MADISON, Ill. – official series release — NHRA photo — Matt Hagan continued his quest for a third Funny Car world championship as he powered to the No. 1 qualifying position with a track-record (and potential national record) performance Saturday during the AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park near St. Louis. Steve Torrence (Top Fuel), Greg Anderson …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Still Searching; Shawn Langdon Tops NHRA Top Fuel Class Despite Needing Sponsorship

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GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Audio and story by Race Chaser Online Open Wheel Correspondent Joel Sebastianelli — Photo courtesy Shawn Langdon — It’s good to be king. At least, it should be. NHRA Top Fuel driver Shawn Langdon is at the top of the heap, and has been for a while now. Langdon won his first world championship in 2013, and …

NHRA: Stiffer Oildown Penalties Implemented For 2015 Season

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GLENDORA, Calif. — official series release — Photo courtesy NHRA — The NHRA announced on Thursday it has increased the monetary fines and points penalties associated with oildowns in the Top Fuel and Funny Car categories. Oildown penalties for all other classes will remain the same as they were in 2014. Each Top Fuel and Funny Car team will be …

NHRA: Clay Millican Joins New Stringer Performance Team; Preps For Fulltime 2015 Run

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INDIANAPOLIS — official team release — NHRA/Stringer Performance photo — NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Top Fuel driver Clay Millican, veteran driver turned crew chief David Grubnic, and co-crew chief and general manager Lance Larsen announced Friday at the PRI Trade Show they will join forces under the new Stringer Performance team founded by Doug Stringer, CEO and President …

Justin Boston, NASCAR Championship Wrap-Up Highlights Motorsports Madness Tonight at 7 Eastern on PMN

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Speed77 Radio/Race Chaser Online release — Daniel Shirey/Getty Images North America photo — Justin Boston, who announced a deal on Friday to run the full 2015 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season for Kyle Busch Motorsports, will join the Speed77 Radio powered by Race Chaser Online crew live tonight on Motorsports Madness to discuss his upcoming season. The two-hour …