NHRA: SealMaster Steps Up; Will Sponsor J.R. Todd, Kalitta Motorsports for Full 2016 Season

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YPSILANTI, Mich. – official team release — NHRA photo — Kalitta Motorsports and SealMaster announced an expansion of their partnership on Wednesday that will see SealMaster become the primary sponsor of the Top Fuel dragster driven by J.R. Todd for the entire NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season. SealMaster will also have a role in the remainder of the Team …

NHRA: Todd to Replace Massey in Traxxas Nitro Shootout at Indianapolis

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CLERMONT, Ind. — official series release — NHRA photo — NHRA officials announced late Monday that Seattle winner J.R. Todd has been inserted into the Traxxas Nitro Shootout Top Fuel field in place of Spencer Massey, who did not enter the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals prior to the posted deadline. Todd is placed into the field by virtue of his …

NHRA: J.R. Todd Looks to Past Success for Future Guidance on Annual Western Swing

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MORRISON, Colo. — official series release — NHRA photo — Looking to make a big move in the Top Fuel points standings heading into the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Countdown to the Championship, J.R. Todd may be heading to an ideal place to get it started. Fresh off a win at challenging Bandimere Speedway a year ago, Todd …

NHRA: Todd Breaks Through for Drought-Ending Victory; Hight, A. Johnson and Hines Also Kings of the Mountain in Denver

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DENVER, Colo. — official release — NHRA photo — J.R. Todd earned his first Top Fuel win of the season, and first since 2008, by racing to victory Sunday at the Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway. Robert Hight (Funny Car), Allen Johnson (Pro Stock), and Andrew Hines (Pro Stock Motorcycle) were winners in their respective categories at the …

NHRA: Todd in for Grubnic Beginning at Vegas

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March 29, 2014 — staff report — NHRA photo — LAS VEGAS – Announced earlier today at the SummitRacing.com NHRA Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, J.R. Todd will take over driving the Kalitta Motorsports Bounty Hunter Top Fuel dragster previously driven by David Grubnic. Todd, 32, out of Lawrenceburg, Indiana, will drive the Connie Kalitta-tuned Top Fuel …