Arrow-right Camera


Worsham tops in top fuel

Mon., March 14, 2011

Del Worsham defeated seven-time Top Fuel champion Tony Schumacher in the final round Sunday of the Tire Kingdom NHRA Gatornationals at Gainesville (Fla.) Raceway to become the 15th driver to win Top Fuel and Funny Car events. The other winners at the second of 22 NHRA races this season were Mike Neff (Funny Car), Jason Line (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle). Worsham edged Schumacher by 0.004 seconds. It was Worsham’s first win in Top Fuel after compiling 25 victories in Funny Car over the last 15 years.

– Associated Press

Click here to comment on this story »