Kyle’s Corner Blog: Magda’s Moments from the 2014 Racing Season

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STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — Blog and photo by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — The 2014 racing season has come to an end. For me, it started back in late April at Evergreen Raceway Park with their opening weekend and closed last Saturday at Wall Stadium Speedway in New Jersey with Turkey Derby XLI. NASCAR, IndyCar, and short-track racing were all …

NHRA: Points Shakeup; Hagan, Schumacher, Brogdon and Krawiec Bag Clutch Wallys in Reading

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MOHNTON, Pa. — official release — NHRA photo — Matt Hagan took over the Funny Car points lead by racing to victory Sunday at the NHRA Nationals at Maple Grove Raceway. Tony Schumacher (Top Fuel), Rodger Brogdon (Pro Stock), and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were winners at the fourth of six playoff events during the NHRA Mello Yello Drag …

NHRA: Schumacher, Pedregon, Enders-Stevens and Arana Jr. Top Final Reading Fields

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MOHNTON, Pa. – official release — NHRA photo — Top Fuel points leader Tony Schumacher claimed the No. 1 qualifying position Saturday at the NHRA Nationals at Maple Grove Raceway. Cruz Pedregon (Funny Car), Erica Enders-Stevens (Pro Stock) and Hector Arana Jr. (Pro Stock Motorcycle) will also lead their respective categories into Sunday’s 11 a.m. eliminations at the fourth of …

NHRA: Kalitta, Pedregon, Enders-Stevens and Savoie Pace Day One Qualifying at Reading

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MOHNTON, Pa. – official release — Harry Cella photo — Doug Kalitta raced to the Top Fuel qualifying lead Friday at the NHRA Nationals at Maple Grove Raceway. Cruz Pedregon (Funny Car), Erica Enders-Stevens (Pro Stock) and Jerry Savoie (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also led their categories at the fourth of six playoff events during the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing …

NHRA: Connolly Peaking at Perfect Time as Countdown Heads to Reading

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MOHNTON, Pa. — official release — NHRA photo — The goal for every team in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series is to peak at the perfect time, which means during the Mello Yello Countdown to the Championship for everyone chasing a world title. After building up to it all season, nobody has done a better job of that in …

NHRA: History-Maker Courtney Force Has Eyes On More Headed to Reading

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MOHNTON, Pa. — official release — NHRA photo — The 2014 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season still has three races remaining but it has already been one filled with incredible achievements for third-year Funny Car star Courtney Force. There are the four victories this season and the seven in her short career, already records for female Funny Car drivers. …

NHRA: Antron Brown Continuing Countdown Turnaround After Gateway Win

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MOHNTON, Pa. — official release — NHRA photo — Antron Brown knew he needed something big to happen to have a realistic shot at a 2014 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series world championship. The Top Fuel star delivered just that in St. Louis and now is hungry for more heading into the second half of the Mello Yello Countdown to …