NASCAR: ThorSport Truck Stars Invade zMAX Dragway for Four-Wide Nationals

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CONCORD, N.C. — Story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Kalitta Motorsports photo — If you looked around zMAX Dragway on Sunday afternoon, you might have seen as many NASCAR stars as drag racing veterans, as Thorsport Racing’s entire fleet of NASCAR Camping World Truck Series drivers invaded the ‘Bellagio of Drag Strips’ for the seventh annual …

NHRA: Track Records Tumble; Todd, Hagan, Enders-Stevens, Hines Lead Record Day in Vegas

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LAS VEGAS — official release — NHRA photo — Matt Hagan took another step towards a second Funny Car world championship when he qualified No. 1 with the sixth quickest time in NHRA Funny Car history at the NHRA Toyota Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Saturday. Hagan powered his Dodge Charger to a career-best performance …

NHRA: Courtney Force, Todd, Gray and Krawiec Earn No. 1 Qualifiers in Dallas

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ENNIS, Texas – official release — NHRA photo — Courtney Force earned her fourth No. 1 qualifying position of the season Saturday at the AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals following her track record setting performance on Friday. J.R. Todd (Top Fuel), Shane Gray (Pro Stock), and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also will lead their categories into Sunday’s 11 a.m. eliminations …

NHRA: Courtney Force Shatters Track Records in Dallas; Todd, Gray and Arana Jr. Also Lead Qualifying Fields

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ENNIS, Texas – official release — NHRA photo — Courtney Force raced to the Funny Car qualifying lead Friday at the AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals with a track record performance at Texas Motorplex. J.R. Todd (Top Fuel), Shane Gray (Pro Stock) and Hector Arana Jr. (Pro Stock Motorcycle) led their respective categories during round two of the NHRA Mello Yello …

NHRA: Girl-Power; Dejoria and Enders-Stevens Rise in Charlotte, Todd and Krawiec Also Lead Final Fields

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CONCORD, N.C. — official release — NHRA photo — Alexis DeJoria and Erica Enders-Stevens raced to No. 1 qualifying positions in their categories Saturday at the Pep Boys NHRA Carolina Nationals, extending the most successful season for females in NHRA history into the playoffs. J.R. Todd (Top Fuel) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also claimed No. 1 qualifying positions at …

NHRA QUALIFYING: Hagan Storms to No. 1; Todd, Enders-Stevens, Arana Jr. Also Pace Opening Day in Charlotte

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CONCORD, N.C. — official release — NHRA photo — Former Funny Car world champion Matt Hagan opened NHRA’s playoffs by racing to the qualifying lead Friday at the Pep Boys NHRA Carolina Nationals at zMAX Dragway. J.R. Todd (Top Fuel), Erica Enders-Stevens (Pro Stock), and Hector Arana Jr. (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders at the first of six playoff …

NHRA: Todd Takes Over Optima Batteries Top Fuel Machine for Kalitta Motorsports

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April 4, 2014 — team release — Geiger Media photo — CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Kalitta Motorsports has announced that six-time NHRA Top Fuel event champion J.R. Todd will assume the duties of full-time driver of the Optima Batteries Top Fuel dragster beginning at the next event of the 2014 Mello Yello Drag Racing Series, the 5th Annual NHRA Four-Wide Nationals at …

NHRA: J.R. Todd to Race for Bob Vandergriff at Gainesville

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March 12, 2014 — photo courtesy NHRA — GAINESVILLE, FL — Bob Vandergriff Racing will again be a two-car team at the 2014 Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals, where J.R. Todd will drive the Total Equipment And Service-sponsored Top Fuel dragster. This is the first of a planned 10 races with Todd behind the wheel. Mike Guger will also return as …