NHRA: Looking for the Summit; Line Gunning for Norwalk Victory in Sponsor’s Backyard

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NORWALK, Ohio — official series release — NHRA photo — This race weekend isn’t like any other race weekend on the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series circuit for two-time Pro Stock world champion Jason Line, even those that are also sponsored by Summit Racing Equipment. This weekend’s 9th annual Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals has Line’s and teammate Greg …

NHRA: Anderson Ready to Return to Winning Ways at Atlanta

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COMMERCE, GA — official release — NHRA photo — Greg Anderson knocked off the rust and cleared up any reservations he might have had upon returning to the driver’s seat in Houston following heart surgery in February. Now, the four-time Pro Stock world champion is ready to send his Summit Racing Equipment Chevy Camaro back to the winner’s circle. After …

NHRA: Anderson Back in the Saddle at Houston

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April 23, 2014 — official release — NHRA photo — HOUSTON, TX — Former NHRA Pro Stock world champion Greg Anderson will be back behind the wheel of the Summit Racing Chevrolet Camaro at the 27th annual O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA SpringNationals presented by Super start Batteries at Houston’s Royal Purple Raceway. Anderson has missed the first five events of the …

NHRA: How Swede It Is; Alund, Hight, Brown and Hines win NHRA Four-Wide Nationals

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April 13, 2014 — official release — NHRA photo — CONCORD, N.C. — Swedish driver Jimmy Alund made a little bit of NHRA history at Sunday’s 5th annual NHRA Four-Wide Nationals. Alund became the first European winner and only the fourth non-American winner in the history of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series on Sunday. Robert Hight (Funny Car), Antron …

WOO: Schatz strikes; wins night two of DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia

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BARBERVILLE, Fla. — Feb. 15, 2014 — photo credit Chris Seelman — Donny Schatz , a 23-time event winner in 2013, has picked up where he left off, driving from 11th to victory Saturday in just the second night of the 2014 World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series season. Schatz powered past leader Cody Darrah on lap 23 and pulled …

WOO: Sweet Wins Opening Night of 2014 season at Volusia

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BARBERVILLE, Fla. — Feb. 14, 2014 — Chris Seelman photo — Brad Sweet took a thrilling win in his opening night as a touring Outlaw driver at the DIRTcar Nationals Presented by Summit Racing Equipment. Sweet battled Paul McMahan for much of the event for the second position. Tim Shaffer ran out front for much of the event, until McMahan took the …