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: Brown Still Shooting for Western Swing Wins as Series Heads to Sonoma

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Sweeping the famed Western Swing is no longer possible for reigning Top Fuel world champion Antron Brown, but there is plenty on the line for the two-time world champion at this weekend’s 29th annual Toyota NHRA Sonoma Nationals at Sonoma Raceway.

NHRA: Force & Schumacher End Winless Droughts; A.J. & Hines Also Score in Denver

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The two winningest drivers in their respective classes in NHRA history, John Force and Tony Schumacher, scored historic victories Sunday at the Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway near Denver.

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: Johnson Breaks Through in Thunder Valley; Langdon & Line Also Roll to Wins

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Tommy Johnson Jr. raced to his first Funny Car victory of the season and 13th of his career Sunday at the NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals at Bristol Dragway.

NHRA: Protect the Harvest Becomes Title Sponsor of Seattle’s Northwest Nationals

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NHRA has announced that Protect The Harvest, a group founded in 2011 to assist in the fight for the rights of America’s farmers, ranchers, animal owners and sportsmen/sportswomen, has signed an agreement to become the title rights sponsor of the upcoming NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event at Pacific Raceways in Washington.