off

J.R. Todd lands a full time Top Fuel ride in 2015

NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Top Fuel standout J.R. Todd finished his 2014 season by racing in Pomona. He will start the 2015 season back at the historic drag racing venue in Southern California with the Circle K NHRA Winternationals, Feb. 5-8, at Auto Club Raceway at...
Posted On 03 Feb 2015
, By
off

Alanabi Pulls Funds; Langdon & Johnson to Compete in Pomona

Alan Johnson Racing announced that it will be fielding one Top Fuel dragster driven by 2013 Mello Yello world champion Shawn Langdon at the 2015 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season opener next week, the 55th annual Circle K NHRA Winternationals in Pomona. Alan Johnson...
Posted On 01 Feb 2015
, By

Jeff Lopez to drive ACE Copo Camaro in 2015

Irving, Txt — Johnny Gonzalez has released news that multi-NHRA champion Jeff Lopez will behind the wheel of the ACE Door sponsored 2014 Copo Camaro in Stock this year. Gonzalez said “I'm proud to announce that Jeff Lopez will be driving the Ace Door sponsored...
Posted On 31 Jan 2015
, By

Interview with Dave Connolly; Set to make Top Fuel Debut

THE MODERATOR: Dave, thank you for joining us today. Have you gotten used to that title of Top Fuel driver and how did testing go for you guys? DAVE CONNOLLY: Yeah, that's funny. I would have never dreamed that it would have been Dave Connolly, Top Fuel for sure. I've...
Posted On 30 Jan 2015
, By
off

Check Out John Force Racing’s Crew Chief Line-up for 2015

Jon Schaffer has been promoted to crew chief for 16-time Funny Car world champion John Force’s Peak Camaro SS Funny Car. John Force Racing’s brain trust will continue to be led by Mike Neff, crew chief for Robert Hight’s Auto Club Camaro SS Funny Car. Previously, Schaffer worked...
Posted On 28 Jan 2015
, By
off

ALO Drink to back Jim Dunn in 2015

Jim Dunn Racing has announced ALO Drink as its new primary sponsor on its Funny Car for the 2015 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series. The all-natural, aloe-vera-based beverage will be prominently displayed on the Dodge Funny Car and on the racing team hauler that will be at all...
Posted On 28 Jan 2015
, By
off

Connolly set to make Top Fuel Debut at Pomona

POMONA, Calif. — Dave Connolly is just two weeks away from making his NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Top Fuel debut when the 2015 season begins with the Circle K NHRA Winternationals, Feb. 5-8, at historic Auto Club Raceway at Pomona. Needless to say, the longtime Pro Stock...
Posted On 28 Jan 2015
, By
off

New NHRA Jr. Street Class. Kids Race from age 13-16 in BIG CARS

NHRA recently introduced their new youth racing program for 13-16 year olds that will give teenage boys and girls the opportunity to race against their peers. Contested in full-bodied street vehicles with an adult co-driver as their teammate that combines racing and car safety....
Posted On 18 Dec 2014
, By
off

Millican, Grubnic, Larsen join Stringer

  From right, Clay Millican, Doug Stringer. Lance Larsen, and David Grubnic. NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Top Fuel driver Clay Millican, veteran driver turned crew chief David Grubnic, and co-crew chief and general manager Lance Larsen will join forces under the new...
Posted On 15 Dec 2014
, By

Prock, Medlen join Beckman/DSR team for 2015 Mello Yello season

Don Schumacher Racing will pair two of its newest and most experienced hires, veteran crew chief Jimmy Prock and friend and co-worker John Medlen, with 2011 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series champion “Fast Jack” Beckman for a full assault on the 2015 championship. "I feel like...
Posted On 10 Dec 2014
, By