NHRA releases 24-race Mello Yello Drag Racing Series schedule for 2018 season

NHRA announced its 24-race 2018 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series schedule, featuring intense racing action at tracks across the country.  Millions of fans will witness sensory-overloading side-by-side racing action where winners and losers can be separated by mere inches at speeds exceeding 330 mph.

All 24 events during the busy season will be aired…

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2017 Bayshore E.T. Bracket Racing Series Championship Point Standings through Sunday, June 4th

2017 Bayshore E.T. Bracket Racing Series Championship Point Standings through Sunday, June 4th:

 Super Pro No Box 1 Daniel Martinez 172 1 Jason Patterson 262 2 Daryl Patton 171 2 Mike Smothers 152 3 Hunter Patton 171 3 Louis Martinez 151 4 James Kay 140 4 Ronny Speer 150 5 Stephen Hughes 122 5…

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2017 E.T. Bracket Racing Series Championship Point Standings Through May 7th

 

2017 Bayshore E.T. Bracket Racing Series Championship Point Standings through Sunday, May 7th:

 Super Pro No Box 1 Daniel Martinez 162 1 Jason Patterson 222 2 Daryl Patton 161 2 Louis Martinez 141 3 Hunter Patton 141 3 Ronny Speer 140 4 Chris Talley 102 4 Mike Smothers 132 5 Maggie Lowery 101…

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Pritchett, Capps, Butner capture victories at SpringNationals

BAYTOWN, Texas – Leah Pritchett piloted her Papa John’s dragster to the Top Fuel victory Sunday at the 30th annual NHRA SpringNationals at Royal Purple Raceway.

Ron Capps (Funny Car) and Bo Butner (Pro Stock) were also winners in their respective categories at the fifth event of 24 on the 2017 NHRA Mello…

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TOP FUEL VETERAN DOUG KALITTA LOOKS TO REMAIN HOT AT ROYAL PURPLE RACEWAY FOR 30TH ANNUAL NHRA SPRINGNATIONALS

BAYTOWN, Texas – If the last two years are any indication, a good start to the 2017 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series has the chance to become even better for Doug Kalitta when he arrives at Royal Purple Raceway, the site of this weekend’s 30th annual NHRA SpringNationals.

The Top Fuel standout has posted…

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DEFENDING FUNNY CAR EVENT WINNER COURTNEY FORCE EYES ANOTHER BOOST THIS YEAR AT 30TH ANNUAL NHRA SPRINGNATIONALS

BAYTOWN, Texas – Last season’s performance at Royal Purple Raceway provided a massive boost to Funny Car standout Courtney Force, winning her first race in more than a year and grabbing a share of the points lead in the process.

After a frustrating stretch – at least when it comes to eliminations – during the…

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DRIVERS FROM SMALL TIRE REDEMPTION SERIES TO PARTICIPATE IN EIGHT-CAR EXHIBITION AT 30TH ANNUAL NHRA SPRINGNATIONALS

BAYTOWN, Texas (March 30, 2017) – NHRA officials announced today that drivers from Redemption, the popular Texas racing series, will participate in a special eight-car exhibition race on Friday, April 21 as part of the 30th annual NHRA SpringNationals at Royal Purple Raceway.

Eight of the fastest small tire cars…

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Smiley, Covington, Helms lead winners at Texas Sportsman Challenge

The following are Sunday’s final results from the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, South Central Division Texas Sportsman Challenge:

COMPETITION ELIMINATOR Clark Smiley, Denver City, Texas, ’09 GXP, BB/A, 7.343, 183.72  def. Ray Goodman, Boerne, Texas, ’32 Bantam, A/EA, 7.435, 179.06.

SUPER STOCK Joel Covington, Center, Texas, ’98 Pontiac, GT/FA, 16.566, 48.69  def. Korey…

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2017 E.T. Bracket Racing Series Championship Point Standings

Updated Championship point standings through March 12, 2017.

 Super Pro No Box 1 Hunter Patton 111 1 Louis Martinez 101 2 Daryl Patton 81 2 Jason Patterson 100 3 Daniel Martinez 80 3 Brian Nelson 82 4 Michael Holcombe 60 4 Mike Smothers 80 5 Paul Holman 50 5 Rodger Archuletta 60 6 Eddie…

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NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Powers To First Texas Stop For 30th Annual NHRA SpringNationals

BAYTOWN, Texas – The NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series unleashes its powerful, nitro-burning machines on the Lone Star State for the first time in 2017 when it visits Royal Purple Raceway for the 30th annual NHRA SpringNationals, April 21-23. It marks the fifth of 24 events during the highly-anticipated 2017…

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