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7 NHRA Crashes That Show the Dangerous Reality of Drag Racing NHRA 7 NHRA Crashes That Show the Dangerous Reality of Drag Racing , Contributor 12:27pm, June 27

There's nothing quite like watching a Top Fuel dragster reach over 300 mph in a matter of seconds. This is…

From Top Fuel to Funny Car, These 6 Drag Racing Classes Bring the Most High-Octane Thrills NHRA From Top Fuel to Funny Car, These 6 Drag Racing Classes Bring the Most High-Octane Thrills , Contributor 12:54pm, May 13

Now, there are all sorts of different types of racing series out there, but when it comes down to raw…

Drag Racer Scott Kalitta’s Fatal Crash Led to Major NHRA Safety Changes NHRA Drag Racer Scott Kalitta’s Fatal Crash Led to Major NHRA Safety Changes , Contributor 5:52pm, April 13

Scott Kalitta was pretty much born to be a drag racer. The son of veteran racer and crew chief Connie…

What Does the Future Hold for Former Top Fuel Champ Brittany Force? fanbuzz2 What Does the Future Hold for Former Top Fuel Champ Brittany Force? 9:30am, January 12

It takes a lot of force to change the world. In this case, the entire Force family is working on…

Listen Up, Racing Fans: We Should Talk More About Steve Torrence NHRA Listen Up, Racing Fans: We Should Talk More About Steve Torrence , Contributor 9:15am, January 11

Taekwondo black belt. Texas oil businessman. Cancer survivor. Actual cowboy. NHRA Top Fuel World Champion. Steve Torrence might just be…

4 NHRA Drivers to Watch in 2022 NHRA 4 NHRA Drivers to Watch in 2022 , Contributor 3:00pm, January 7

In the NHRA, like with any other motorsport, you've always got to keep an eye on your competition. Now, it's…

Get Hyped for the 2022 NHRA Season With a Look at 4 Major Races on the Schedule NHRA Get Hyped for the 2022 NHRA Season With a Look at 4 Major Races on the Schedule , Contributor 2:48pm, January 4

For drag racing fans, there's a lot to look forward to with the 2022 NHRA schedule. I can smell the…

Funny Car Proves That It’s No Joke by Hitting 304 MPH in Quarter-Mile Run fanbuzz2 Funny Car Proves That It’s No Joke by Hitting 304 MPH in Quarter-Mile Run 8:30am, November 28

It's extremely hard to explain to someone just how different of an animal a funny car is. The truth is,…

Electric Mustang Hits Lightning-Fast Quarter Mile Time and Shatters a World Record NHRA Electric Mustang Hits Lightning-Fast Quarter Mile Time and Shatters a World Record , Contributor 10:24am, November 19

I'll tell you what: With electric vehicles entering the motorsports scenes, things are about to get interesting in the upcoming…

Tony Stewart Is Launching His Own Drag Racing Team With Fiancée Leah Pruett NHRA Tony Stewart Is Launching His Own Drag Racing Team With Fiancée Leah Pruett , 11:49am, October 14

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) -- First came the woman, then the fastest cars in racing. Tony Stewart, who fell in love…

Shirley Muldowney’s Incredible Recovery From This 250 MPH Crash in ’84 Showed Why She Is the “First Lady of Drag Racing” NHRA Shirley Muldowney’s Incredible Recovery From This 250 MPH Crash in ’84 Showed Why She Is the “First Lady of Drag Racing” , Contributor 2:12pm, July 13

In drag racing, there's no shortage of tense moments and fierce competition. The Top Fuel dragster competitions in particular are,…

72-Year-Old John Force Wins His 152nd NHRA Race in Epic Fashion NHRA 72-Year-Old John Force Wins His 152nd NHRA Race in Epic Fashion , 11:11am, May 17

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) -- John Force won yet again at age 72, topping the Funny Car field Sunday in the…

Drag Racer Leah Pritchett Makes History in 11,000-HP Dragster, and the Footage Is Amazing fanbuzz2 Drag Racer Leah Pritchett Makes History in 11,000-HP Dragster, and the Footage Is Amazing 10:05am, May 3

Leah Pritchett has got some serious talent behind the wheel of her NHRA Top Fuel Dragster. In this Hoonigan video…

“I Needed to Get Back in the Car,” Says 71-Year-Old Drag Racer John Force After Hiatus NHRA “I Needed to Get Back in the Car,” Says 71-Year-Old Drag Racer John Force After Hiatus , 10:15am, March 12

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- John Force climbs on his scooter, turns the key and takes off. He weaves between parked…

Remembering Brittany Force’s Scary Crash at Pomona fanbuzz1 Remembering Brittany Force’s Scary Crash at Pomona 10:05am, November 1

Back in early 2018, Brittany Force’s crash at Auto Club Raceway in Pomona, California was a gut-wrenching watch. What’s more,…

Funny Car Body Blows Off in Extreme Drag Racing Crash fanbuzz3 Funny Car Body Blows Off in Extreme Drag Racing Crash 3:13pm, October 12

Not one, not two, but THREE intense crashes went down at this year's Mopar Express Lane NHRA Midwest Nationals. Though…

Women in Drag Racing: Look out for These 6 Badass Drivers fanbuzz1 Women in Drag Racing: Look out for These 6 Badass Drivers 12:24pm, July 19

Drag racing is unique as a sport in that all genders compete in the same league for the same titles.…

The Winningest Female Funny Car Driver in NHRA History Is Calling It Quits fanbuzz3 The Winningest Female Funny Car Driver in NHRA History Is Calling It Quits 10:59am, January 24

After seven incredible seasons as a Funny Car driver, Courtney Force is officially retiring from professional competition. As the winningest…