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  1. 2016 NHRA: Victory In Norwalk Remains Elusive For All-Time Drag Racing Great Jeg Coughlin Jr.Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    Six-time world champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. has won national events at 24 different racetracks, including 22 facilities on the current NHRA schedule. Both marks set him apart from any other driver in history.

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  2. 2016 NHRA: Reigning Pro Stock Champ Erica Enders Maintains Focus Through Tough StretchRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    Reigning back-to-back Pro Stock world champion Erica Enders completed the 2016 schedule's only stretch of four consecutive races with a positive outing in her Elite Motorsports/Mopar Dodge Dart. The stretch of races wasn't kind to the most prolific female racer in class history as she bowed out in the opening round in the first three of the four events.

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  3. 2016 NHRA: Shane Gray Inches Away From Upsetting Top Qualifier, Five-Time Winner Greg AndersonRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    Proving once again that he has gained a lot of ground on the powerful KB Racing duo of Greg Anderson and Jason Line, who have gobbled up all 11 Pro Stock trophies this year, Shane Gray came within .0017-second of scoring the biggest upset of the season Sunday at Summit Motorsports Park. With a spot in the final round on the line, Gray earned an impressive .023-second starting-line advantage against Anderson, a five-time winner this season.

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  4. 2016 NHRA: Team Kalitta Post-Race Report - NorwalkRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    J.R. Todd, driver of the SealMaster Top Fuel dragster, came into Norwalk looking for qualifying improvement. Four straight races qualifying eighth or ninth meant tough draws, and the SealMaster team was looking for more.

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  5. 2016 NHRA: Chevy Racing NHRA Norwalk - Post Race RecapRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    Jason Line wanted to give spectators at Summit Racing Equipment Motorsports Park something to remember in the hometown of KB Racing's primary sponsor. He delivered what amounted to a personal thank you.

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  6. 2016 NHRA: Richie Crampton, Lucas Oil Top Fuel Team Step Over The Edge In NorwalkRead the original story

    Sunday | Paddock Talk

    Top Fuel driver Richie Crampton suffered an upset loss in the opening round of the 10th annual Summit Racing Equipment NRA Nationals Sunday in Northwest Ohio when his Lucas Oil dragster overpowered the racetrack just off the starting line. Crampton tried to save the run, but his competitor was far enough down the track that she couldn't be caught, with the higher-ranked Crampton ultimately losing by a couple of tenths of a second.

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  7. 2016 NHRA: Chevy NHRA At Topeka: Team Chevy Advance - Kansas NationalsRead the original story

    May 20, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Courtney Force would enjoy nothing more than attempting to break her year-old Heartland Park Topeka Funny Car speed record of 325.06 mph in the new Chevrolet Camaro SS. That honor this weekend, however, is reserved for her father and 16-time National Hot Rod Association Funny Car champion John Force in the NHRA Kansas Nationals.

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  8. 2015 NHRA: Zizzo Honored to Rep Rust-Oleum at the Big GoRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    After a strong home track showing at Route 66 Raceway earlier this summer, TJ Zizzo and the Rust-Oleum rail are ready to return to action and there's no better place to do it than the Chevrolet Performance NHRA US Nationals. Steeped in history, the Big Go is considered by both fans and teams within the NHRA Mello Yello Series to be the biggest event of the season and Zizzo is ready to come out with all eight cylinders blazing.

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