Stories tagged: NHRA
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 4, 2019, 9:11 p.m.
Auto racing roundup: Chase Elliott repeats at Watkins Glen; John Force wins 150th Funny Car title in NHRA
A year after racing to his first career NASCAR Cup victory at Watkins Glen, Chase Elliott won a second time in the No. 9 for Hendrick Motorsports, besting Martin Truex …
Sun., June 23, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Martin Truex Jr. won the NASCAR Cup Series race at Sonoma Raceway in northern California’s wine country for the second straight year Sunday, comfortably holding off teammate Kyle Busch for …
Sun., June 2, 2019, 6:36 p.m.
Racing roundup: Kyle Busch, Scott Dixon and Tommy Johnson Jr. post victories
Sun., April 14, 2019, 5:51 p.m.
Brittany Force won the Top Fuel final Sunday in the Mopar Express Lane NHRA SpringNationals and John Force Racing teammate Robert Hight topped the Funny Car field.
Sun., Nov. 11, 2018, 10:26 p.m.
Kyle Busch won for the eighth time this NASCAR season to tie Kevin Harvick for the most victories this season and set up a head-to-head battle for the championship.
Sun., Oct. 28, 2018, 11:01 p.m.
Joey Logano earned a shot at NASCAR’s Cup title by using an old fashioned bump-and-run on Martin Truex Jr. to win at Martinsville Speedway in Martinsville, Virginia. Truex slid sideways …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 14, 2018, 7:51 p.m.
Aric Almirola capped an absolute Stewart-Haas Racing rout at Talladega Superspeedway with an overtime victory that earned him an automatic berth into the third round of NASCAR’s playoffs.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 7, 2018, 7:20 p.m.
Chase Elliott pulled away to win in overtime Sunday at Dover (Delaware) International Speedway for an automatic berth into the next round of the NASCAR Cup playoffs.
Sun., Sept. 16, 2018, 10:14 p.m.
Brad Keselowski raced to his third consecutive NASCAR Cup victory Sunday, persevering through a wreck-filled Sunday afternoon and roaring away from the field in overtime to claim the playoff opener. …
Sun., July 29, 2018, 9:34 p.m.
Kyle Busch and his Joe Gibbs Racing team were in sync everywhere on the track but victory lane. When it was time to snap photos of the winners, some members …
Sun., July 22, 2018, 9:50 p.m.
Kevin Harvick used a bump-and-run on Kyle Busch with seven laps left to win a thrilling battle of two of NASCAR’s dominant drivers Sunday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in …
Sun., July 8, 2018, 7:55 p.m.
Matt Hagan won his second straight Funny Car race at the NHRA New England Nationals on Sunday.
Sun., June 10, 2018, 7:59 p.m.
Courtney Force beat father John Force on Sunday in the Virginia NHRA Nationals for her fourth Funny Car victory of the season.
Mon., May 7, 2018, 9:52 p.m.
Sophie Hausmann fired an even-par 72 Monday at the first round of the NCAA Women’s Golf Madison Regional in Madison, Wisconsin, and sits in a tie for 18th after the …
Sun., April 29, 2018, 9:10 p.m.
Steve Torrence won the Top Fuel final Sunday in the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals for his series-best third victory of the season.
Sun., April 22, 2018, 7:58 p.m.
J.R. Todd won the NHRA SpringNationals on Sunday at Royal Purple Raceway for his second straight Funny Car victory.
Sun., April 8, 2018, 8:19 p.m.
Steve Torrence won the Top Fuel final Sunday in the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Sun., Feb. 25, 2018, 6:38 p.m.
Courtney Force won the NHRA Arizona Nationals on Sunday after her 68-year-old father escaped serious injury in a frightening engine explosion and crash.
Tue., Feb. 13, 2018, 8:59 a.m.
Brittany Force has been released from the hospital after a precautionary overnight stay following a wall-banging crash in the NHRA season opener. John Force Racing says she “shows no lingering …
Sun., Nov. 12, 2017, 10:55 p.m.
Brittany Force became the NHRA’s first female Top Fuel season champion since Shirley Muldowney in 1982 on Sunday in the season-ending Auto Club NHRA Finals.
Sun., Sept. 17, 2017, 7:09 p.m.
Doug Kalitta won the Top Fuel final Sunday in the Countdown to the Championship-opening NHRA Carolina Nationals at zMAX Dragway.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 16, 2017, 6:07 p.m.
Courtney Force took the Funny Car No. 1 qualifier Saturday with her Friday pass in the NHRA Carolina Nationals, the opening event in the Countdown to the Championship.
Sun., Sept. 3, 2017, 7:42 p.m.
Jack Beckman won the Funny Car NHRA Traxxas Nitro Shootout on Sunday at the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals at Lucas Oil Raceway.
Sun., July 30, 2017, 10:05 p.m.
Kyle Busch used a bump-and-run on Kevin Harvick to take the lead and held on to snap a 36-race losing streak and win the NASCAR Cup race at Pocono Raceway …
Sun., July 23, 2017, 8:29 p.m.
Robert Hight beat Tommy Johnson Jr. on Sunday in the Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway to extend his Funny Car victory streak to 13 seasons.
Sun., June 25, 2017, 9 p.m.
Steve Torrence raced to his fourth Top Fuel victory of the season Sunday, beating Doug Kalita in the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals.
Sun., June 18, 2017, 6:31 p.m.
Clay Millican raced to his first career Top Fuel victory Sunday, beating Leah Pritchett in the NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals final.
UPDATED: Sun., June 11, 2017, 8:36 p.m.
Steve Torrence won the 48th annual NHRA Summernationals in Top Fuel on Sunday.
Sun., June 4, 2017, 6:36 p.m.
Jimmie Johnson sped off on the final restart Sunday and earned another slice of NASCAR history, winning in overtime at Dover International Speedway for the 11th time and moving into …
Sun., May 21, 2017, 6:55 p.m.
Ron Capps raced to his fourth consecutive Funny Car victory Sunday, beating teammate Matt Hagan in the NHRA Heartland Nationals.