NHRA: Allen Johnson’s Denver Dominance Set To Be Tested in Mile-High Nationals

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If there was ever a race for former Pro Stock world champion Allen Johnson to break out during the Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season, it would most definitely be this weekend’s 37th annual Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway.

NHRA: Mopar & Pennzoil Announce Co-Sponsorship of Pritchett For Four Events

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Mopar and Pennzoil have announced a joint sponsorship of the NHRA Top Fuel dragster driven by Leah Pritchett in select NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series events for the remainder of the year.

NHRA: Matt Hagan Hoping for Mile-High Breakthrough; Seeking First Bandimere Win

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Matt Hagan isn’t the first standout driver to have his share of struggles at Bandimere Speedway, where the altitude and racing at an elevation of more than 5,800 feet can throw a monkey wrench into even the best laid plans.

NHRA: Force-Power; John Force Charges to No. 1 in Denver Along With Dixon, Johnson and Krawiec

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MORRISON, Colo. – official series release — NHRA photo — John Force earned his 154th career No. 1 qualifier in Funny Car Saturday at the Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway. Larry Dixon (Top Fuel), Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were No. 1 qualifiers of their categories at the 14th of 24 events …

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: Mopar Extends Support of Mile-High Nationals

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GLENDORA, Calif. – official release — NHRA announced Sunday that Mopar has agreed to a three-year extension of its title rights sponsorship of the NHRA Mile-High Nationals at scenic Bandimere Speedway near Denver. Mopar’s title sponsorship of this tradition-rich event began in 1989 and is the longest running NHRA event sponsorship in history. This weekend’s Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals is …

NHRA: Schumacher, Force, Line and Arana Jr. Lead Final Qualifying Fields at Bandimere

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MORRISON, Colo. – official release — NHRA photo — Tony Schumacher raced to his first No. 1 qualifying position of the year and his career first in his storied career at Bandimere Speedway during qualifying for the Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals. John Force (Funny Car), Jason Line (Pro Stock), and Hector Arana Jr. (Pro Stock Motorcycle) will lead their categories …

NHRA: Spencer Massey Ready to Tackle Mile-High Challenges in Denver

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MORRISON, Colo. – official release — NHRA photo — The drivers on the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series circuit will have to deal with racing at an elevation of more than 5,800 feet this weekend at Bandimere Speedway. They will also have to deal with warm temperatures and the rising pressure of each race with the Mello Yello Countdown …

NHRA: Hagan Eyes Denver with Big Prize in Mind

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DENVER, Colo. — official release — Matt Hagan isn’t going to make any bold claims following his first win of the season. But heading into a crucial stretch of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season it was precisely the type of performance the Funny Car standout wanted to see. Hagan picked up a hard-earned victory in Chicago, giving …

NHRA: Gaines Looking to Shake Slump at Home Track as Series Heads to Denver

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DENVER, Colo. — official release — NHRA photo — After the kind of slump V Gaines has been in lately on the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series circuit, heading home might be the best solution. That is what Gaines, a prominent businessman in the Denver area, is banking on as the Pro Stock standout starts the three-week NHRA Western …