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.
Top Fuel point leader Steve Torrence piloted to victory for the eighth time this season Sunday afternoon at the sixth annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park.
Gateway Motorsports Park, the site of this weekend’s AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals, will always have a special place in the heart of two-time world champion Erica Enders.
Racing against a talented Top Fuel field in the NHRA Mello Yello Countdown to the Championship, veteran Doug Kalitta knows he has his work cut out for him if he hopes to win his first NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series world championship.
On a day when the mantra became “expect the unexpected,” the top four in the NHRA Top Fuel point standings were all eliminated by the end of the second round in a crazy Sunday at zMAX Dragway.