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.
Shawn Langdon (Top Fuel), Matt Hagan (Funny Car), Rickie Jones (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) were race winners at the 2013 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season-finale.
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.
John Force and Matt Smith clinched championships in Funny Car and Pro Stock Motorcycle, respectively, with wins in Las Vegas on Sunday. They were joined by Antron Brown (Top Fuel) and Shane Gray (Pro Stock).
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.
Top Fuel driver Shawn Langdon and Funny Car’s John Force both extended their points leads and edged closer to world championship titles by racing to victories on Sunday at the Auto-Plus NHRA Nationals.
Ace photographer Todd Dziadosz brings you the Auto Plus NHRA Nationals, the fourth stop on the six-race NHRA Countdown to the Championship, from beautiful Maple Grove Raceway in Reading, Pa.
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.
Antron Brown (Top Fuel), John Force (Funny Car), Erica Enders-Stevens (Pro Stock), and Matt Smith (Pro Stock Motorcycle) were winners at the AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals near St. Louis on Sunday.
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.
Doug Kalitta ended a 71-race winless drought by winning Top Fuel Sunday at the AAA Fall Nationals in Dallas, joining Cruz Pedregon, Jason Line, and Eddie Krawiec as professional winners.
At the Carolina Nationals in Charlotte, Frank Manzo won for the 103th third time in his stories career, while Brandon Booher won his first in Top Alcohol Dragster.
Photographer Kevin Thorne was on hand at zMax Dragway to capture all the action of the Countdown opening Carlyle Tools NHRA Carolina Nationals. Check out the gallery!
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.
Funny Car driver Robert Hight made it back-to-back wins Sunday in Charlotte, as he was joined by Morgan Lucas (Top Fuel), Jeg Coughlin (Pro Stock), Andrew Hines (Pro Stock Motorcycle), and Von Smith (Pro Mod).
Reigning national champions Jim Whiteley and Frank Manzo ruled the most prestigious race of any season, the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals.
The NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series has converged on the hallowed grounds of the Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis for the 59th running of the Chevrolet Performance NHRA U.S. Nationals!
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.
Bill Reichert and Andy Bohl were victorious at the NHRA Lucas Oil Series regional at the Beech Bend Raceway Park on Sunday. Bohl secured the regional title with his win over reigning national champ Frank Manzo.
Ron Capps earned his third Funny Car win of the season by racing to the victory Sunday at the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway over teammate and points leader Matt Hagan. Spencer Massey (Top Fuel) and Mike Edwards (Pro Stock) were also winners in their respective categories.