Father and son duo Rickie and Matt Smith both love to “play the game,” and in 2013, they played it all the way to a historic celebration as NHRA champions.
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Shawn Langdon and Jeg Coughlin earned championships at the Auto Club NHRA Finals, as the Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season wrapped up Sunday where it began — at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona, Calif.
Part Robin Hood to small-tire outlaw drag racers and part shrewd businessman underneath his comically floppy hillbilly hat, Donald “Duck” Long — maybe by virtue of his name alone — is a one-off-style specialty-rac
Johnny Gray and sister Terry Chandler have named the new pilot of the Pitch Energy Dodge Avenger Funny Car for Don Schumacher Racing for 2014.
As the Mello Yello Drag Racing Series prepares to finish its 2013 season Nov. 7-10 at Pomona, Calif., here’s a look back at the Las Vegas tale of triumph and disappointment.
The more the NAPA Dodge Charger driver studies history, the more confused he seems to become about whether it’s a yardstick for his success as he chases his long-awaited first world championship.
Funny Car’s John Force and Pro Stock’s Jeg Coughlin carried winner trophies and new points leads away from the Auto Plus NHRA Nationals Maple Grove Raceway near Reading, Pa.
Erica Enders-Stevens and her Cagnazzi Racing team are swinging for the fences in the Pro Stock title chase after teaming with Bob Tyler And Husky Liners for an eleventh-hour Countdown run.
Antron Brown in Top Fuel and Erica Enders-Stevens in Pro Stock recorded consecutive victories Sunday in St. Louis. And for the third consecutive week the Countdown to the Championship saw the standings scrambled.
With two of six Countdown races completed, no NHRA racer has taken a clear advantage in any class, as points leads changed hands in Top Fuel and Pro Stock after Sunday’s AAA Texas NHRA Fall Nationals.
It’s hard to say exactly what got into Matt Hagan and why he suddenly has taken this new harder-edge approach to his pursuit of a second series championship in three seasons.
join us as we recap all the highlights and low-lights from the Carlyle Tools NHRA Carolina Nationals in Charlotte, the first race in the six-race Countdown to the Championship.
Force revealed plans for his so-called “new era” at NASCAR’s Charlotte Motor Speedway last Thursday, along with the announcement that Traxxas and the Auto Club will remain with his team into the future.
Here’s what made Brainerd a whole different animal — in addition to the fact it fed the excitement as the Mello Yello Drag Racing Series tour heads to the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals at Indianapolis.
While the John Force Racing team collects itself after Tuesday’s announcement, Castrol execs provide some insight into why they made their decision to leave drag racing.
Don Prudhomme and Tom McEwen’s slightly grudging mutual need is the foundation for the “Snake & Mongoose” movie from Entertainment Universe / Rhino Films that will hit theatres nationwide Sept. 6.