NHRA: Doug Kalitta Matches “Big Daddy” Don Garlits with 35th Win; John Force, Line Also Collect Seattle Wallys

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SEATTLE, Wash. — official release — NHRA photo — Doug Kalitta earned his second win of the season by racing to the victory Sunday at the O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Northwest Nationals at Pacific Raceways. John Force (Funny Car) and Jason Line (Pro Stock) also were winners in their respective categories at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event …

NHRA: King John Scores 150th No. 1 Qualifier; Force, Schumacher and A. Johnson Retain Top Spots in Seattle

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KENT, Wash. – official release — NHRA photo — John Force raced to his 150th No. 1 qualifying position in Funny Car Saturday at the O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Northwest Nationals. Tony Schumacher (Top Fuel) and Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) will lead their categories into Sunday’s 11 a.m. eliminations. Force entered Saturday as the top qualifier but briefly lost the …

NHRA: Force-Power Leads in Seattle; John Force, Tony Schumaacher and Allen Johnson Top Day 1 Qualifying

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KENT, Wash.  — official release — NHRA photo — John Force raced to the provisional No. 1 qualifying position in Funny Car during Friday qualifying at the O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Northwest Nationals. Tony Schumacher (Top Fuel) and Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) also were qualifying leaders at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event near Seattle. Force ran a …

NHRA: Torrence Looking to Break Recent Slump in Washington

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KENT, Wash. — official release — NHRA photo — Steve Torrence might not have the recent results to show for it, but he believes his 10,000-horsepower Capco Contractors Top Fuel dragster is running as well as it has all season on the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series circuit. Now needing a few fortunate breaks to go his way, Torrence …