NHRA: Shane Gray Set for Big Pro Stock Return in Gainesville; 47th Annual Gatornationals on Tap

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GAINESVILLE, Fla. — official team release — Gray Motorsports photo — Pro Stock driver Shane Gray and his veteran crew have been “testing the wheels off” their sleek Valvoline/Nova Services Chevrolet Camaro since the season-opening NHRA Winternationals, and the team is more than ready to have a big showing this weekend at Gainesville Raceway for the 47th annual Amalie Motor …

NHRA: Valvoline Extends Sponsorship of Pro Stock Competitor Shane Gray for 2016 Season

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DENVER, N.C. — official team release — Gray Motorsports photo — Valvoline will continue to sponsor Gray Motorsports and Pro Stock racer Shane Gray in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series. Valvoline is a business unit of Ashland Inc., a global leader in providing specialty chemical products, services, and solutions that meet customers’ needs throughout a variety of industries …

NHRA: Shane Gray Primed to Defend Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals Title at Indianapolis

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INDIANAPOLIS – official series release — NHRA photo — Pro Stock driver Shane Gray is grateful for each of his four career NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series wins and has a particular place for each Wally. But the trophy he won at last year’s Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals, the world’s most prestigious drag race, seems to get a little …

NHRA: Connolly Setting Sights on Fourth U.S. Nationals Triumph

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INDIANAPOLIS – official release — NHRA photo — Long before Dave Connolly got behind the wheel of a Pro Stock car, the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series star knew the importance of the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals. With three career Pro Stock victories at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis, Connolly has also managed to put his own name into …

NHRA: FireAde Joins Gray Motorsports Pro Stock Team

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DENVER, N.C. – team release — Gray Motorsports image — Gray Motorsports and FireAde 2000, a fire extinguisher for households and boating, have entered a multi-race agreement that will include primary sponsorship of the NHRA Pro Stock Chevrolet Camaro driven by Shane Gray at select events during the 2014 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season. FireAde 2000 is the …

NHRA: Jonathan Gray Proving a Fast Learner as Father Johnny Watches On

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April 6, 2014 — series release — NHRA photo — DENVER, N.C. — Veteran drag racer Johnny Gray had a vision of putting together an NHRA Pro Stock team that could win championships with engine power generated in-house. From the vision, Gray Motorsports was born in 2010 as a two-car team with son Shane making his debut to race alongside …

NHRA: Connolly accepts challenge like a Pro on race day in Phoenix

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February 27, 2014 — team report — photo courtesy Dave Connolly — CHANDLER, AZ — Pro Stock competitor Dave Connolly has a reputation as a notoriously quick leaver. In drag racing, that’s a very powerful tool, and the Mooresville, N.C.-based driver had his not-so-secret weapon on full display on Sunday at the CARQUEST Auto Parts NHRA Nationals at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports …