Following a successful multi-race major sponsorship deal during the second half of the season, Melling Performance has announced a new partnership with Elite Motorsports and two-time Pro Stock champion Erica Enders for 2018.
Ford and its selected brands will sponsor Funny Car competitor Bob Tasca III and Tasca Racing for 16 races during the upcoming NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season.
In his first year competing in Funny Car, J.R. Todd has managed to carve out a handful of big moments.
After winning four times and advancing to six final rounds during the 2017 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season, Leah Pritchett could be content in what has already been a standout year, but the Top Fuel star wants to end the year in impressive fashion.
Seven rookie drivers representing the four NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series categories — Top Fuel, Funny Car, Pro Stock and Pro Stock Motorcycle — have been announced by officials from NHRA and Automobile Club of Southern California as the eligible candidates for the Automobile Club of Southern California Road to the Future Award.
Robert Hight powered to the Funny Car win on Sunday during the 32nd annual AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals at Texas Motorplex.
Primed to make a move in the hunt for his first career world championship, Hector Arana Jr. did not have the result he had hoped for during the most recent race of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Countdown to the Championship.
Racing at Texas Motorplex means a great deal to Pro Stock’s Chris McGaha.
Matt Hagan has been on enough hot streaks in his standout career – including one to open the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season – to know how quickly they can change the complexion of the season.
Kalitta Motorsports Funny Car pilot Alexis DeJoria will retire from NHRA competition following the conclusion of the 2017 season.
On Friday night during the most recent NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event, Top Fuel’s Clay Millican put together the quickest run in NHRA history, going an incredible 3.631 at 330.39 mph in St. Louis.
NHRA announced Wednesday evening that the Pro Stock Car category, which will compete at all 24 Mello Yello Drag Racing Series events next year, will feature eight-car fields at nine selected events during the season.