NHRA: Khalid alBalooshi Selected to Replace Spencer Massey at Don Schumacher Racing

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BROWNSBURG, Ind. – official team release — NHRA photo — Don Schumacher has selected Khalid alBalooshi to drive the Sandvik Coromant/Red Fuel Top Fuel dragster for Don Schumacher Racing beginning Friday during the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals at Lucas Oil Raceway. alBalooshi, a Los Angeles resident and citizen of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates, won four NHRA Mello Yello …

NHRA: alBalooshi Returns to Pro Mod Roots; Teams Up With Precision Turbo for 2015

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HEBRON, Ind. – official series release — Photo courtesy NHRA — Khalid alBalooshi, the 2011 NHRA Pro Mod champion, will return to the class this season after competing in Top Fuel the last three seasons. alBalooshi, a citizen of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates, will join the Precision Turbo and Engine team, wheeling a turbocharged ’68 Camaro alongside teammate …

NHRA: Courtney Force Becomes Winningest Funny Car Female; alBalooshi, Line and Krawiec Also Triumph at Sonoma

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SONOMA, Calif. – official release — Courtney Force beat father John Force in the final to become the winningest female in Funny Car history at the NHRA Sonoma Nationals on Sunday. Khalid alBalooshi (Top Fuel), Jason Line (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were winners at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event at Sonoma Raceway. …

NHRA: John Force, Khalid alBalooshi, and Jason Line score season-opening Winternationals Wallys

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February 10, 2014 — series release — NHRA photo — POMONA, CA — John Force opened his pursuit of a 17th Funny Car world championship title in record-setting fashion when he raced to victory Sunday at the Circle K NHRA Winternationals. Khalid alBalooshi (Top Fuel) and Jason Line (Pro Stock) also were winners of the season-opening NHRA Mello Yello Drag …