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  1. 2016 NHRA: Antron Brown NHRA Winternationals Qualifying Report: No. 7Read the original story

    Feb 14, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    The season-opening NHRA Winternationals will be deja vu for reigning and two-time Top Fuel world champion and Don Schumacher Racing's Matco Tools/U.S. Army Top Fuel. It will be the third straight event at Pomona, Calif., in a year when Brown faced DSR teammate and 2013 Top Fuel world champ Shawn Langdon.

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  2. 2016 NHRA: U.S. Army, Schumacher Hold Pole To Open '16 Mello Yello...Read the original story

    Feb 13, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    But if they did, after pre-season testing a week ago and Friday's opening day of qualifying for the 2016 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season then this would be a good time to do it. A week after leading pre-season testing near Phoenix with a time of 3.683 seconds, Schumacher and his team earned the provisional pole after Friday's two sessions with a best time of 3.722 at 323.66 mph after first-round run of 3.822 that was the third best to open the 56th annual Circle K NHRA Winternationals at Pomona, Calif.

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  3. 2016 NHRA: Beckman Powers Mopar Funny Car to Top Qualifier Position...Read the original story

    Feb 14, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    The 2016 National Hot Rod Association Mello Yello Drag Racing series season is officially underway with four qualifying sessions in the books to set the eliminations ladder for the 56th annual Winternationals taking place at the historic Auto Club Raceway at Pomona, California. Leading the way for the Mopar contingent was "Fast Jack" Beckman, who posted the quickest runs of the final two Funny Car qualifying sessions to earn the No.

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  4. 2016 NHRA: Team Kalitta Qualifying Recap - Circle K WinternationalsRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Kalitta Motorsports, the nitro-fueled, four-car NHRA drag racing team based in Ypsilanti, Mich., has completed qualifying for the Circle K Winternationals at Auto Club Raceway in Pomona, Calif. Results and quotes follow.

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  5. Chevy NHRA At Pomona One: Camaro Ss Pro Stock - A New Era BeginsRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Not many things surprise National Hot Rod Association Pro Stock veteran Greg Anderson. But something definitely was amiss last month when the Summit Racing Equipment Chevrolet Camaro SS rolled to the stage beams for the first time during testing in Bradenton, Florida.

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  6. 2016 NHRA: Beckman No 1 At Pomona A Year After DNQ At...Read the original story

    Feb 14, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    A year ago at the end of the season-opening NHRA Winternationals, Jack Beckman and Don Schumacher Racing's Infinite Hero Funny Car team didn't have to worry about racing on Sunday because they failed to qualify for the 16-car field. What a difference a year makes.

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  7. 2015 NHRA: Mopar Hits the Throttle at the Winternationals to Kick Off the 2016 NHRA SeasonRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    HEMI engines and Mopar drivers are fired up and ready to take on the 2016 National Hot Rod Association Mello Yello Drag Racing series season which kicks off this weekend with the Winternationals at the historic Auto Club Raceway at Pomona, California. At least 11 full-time entries will carrying the banner for Mopar, Fiat Chrysler Automobile's service, parts and customer-care brand; Most notably Don Schumacher Racing Funny Car pilot Matt Hagan aboard the Mopar Express Lane Dodge and Pro Stock Elite Motorsports teammates, Erica Enders at the helm of the Mopar Performance Dodge Dart GT and Jeg Coughlin Jr. piloting the "Magneti Marelli Offered by Mopar" Dodge Dart GT.

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  8. 2016 NHRA: Shawn Langdon NHRA Winternationals Event PreviewRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    A successful test session has Top Fuel pilot Shawn Langdon and the Red Fuel Powered by Schumacher/Sandvik Coromant team prepared for the start of the 2016 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season this weekend. Langdon and his Don Schumacher Racing teammates along with many other NHRA teams participated in testing at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park near Phoenix last week leading to Friday's season-opener in Pomona, Calif.

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  9. 2016 NHRA: Ron Capps NHRA Winternationals Event PreviewRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    For Ron Capps, it's time. With four days of testing in the Arizona desert outside of Phoenix behind him, the second winningest driver in NHRA Funny Car history and his NAPA AUTO PARTS team led by crew chief Rahn Tobler are ready for this weekend's NHRA Winternationals in Pomona, Calif., to open the 2016 Mello Yello Racing Series season.

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  10. 2016 NHRA: Alexis DeJoria Set to Make History at the 2016 NHRA Season ...Read the original story

    Feb 8, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    With 99 professional events under her belt, DeJoria is a proven force on the track. Along the road to 100, DeJoria has picked up three national event wins, including the prestigious 60th annual U.S. National in Indianapolis, became the first female to break the three-second Funny Car barrier, and earned three No.

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  11. 2016 NHRA: Today Fans Can Enter To Win Tickets For Racing In Red Premiere, Meet Erica EndersRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Two-time defending Pro Stock champion Erica Enders is hosting a contest to give away tickets for the premiere of Racing in Red, the film documenting her charge to the 2014 title. To enter, fans on Twitter can tweet to her using the hashtag #racinginred and explain why they should be awarded tickets to the premiere.

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  12. 2016 NHRA: Today Fans Can Enter To Win Tickets For Racing In Red Premiere, Meet Erica EndersRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Two-time defending Pro Stock champion Erica Enders is hosting a contest to give away tickets for the premiere of Racing in Red, the film documenting her charge to the 2014 title. To enter, fans on Twitter can tweet to her using the hashtag #racinginred and explain why they should be awarded tickets to the premiere.

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  13. 2016 NHRA: Kalitta Motorsports And Racing Electronics Announce New DealRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Kalitta Motorsports is proud to announce a new partnership with Racing Electronics. Racing Electronics joins Kalitta Motorsports as an associate level partner for all four of Kalitta Motorsports' championship-caliber NHRA teams.

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  14. 2016 NHRA: Reigning Champ Leads DSR To Testing After Record-Setting SeasonRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Don Schumacher Racing's 14 Freightliner race-team rigs left from headquarters near Indianapolis Sundaymorning with its seven NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series teams heading west for Phoenix and four days of preseason testing that beginsWednesday at Wild Horse Motorsports Park. The 1,775-mile trip wraps up an ambitious off-season for DSR and kicks off the unofficial start to the 2016 Mello Yello season that opens its 24-race schedule Feb. 11-14 with the 56th annual NHRA Winternationals at Pomona, Calif.

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  15. 2016 NHRA: Valvoline, Nova Services to Partner with Shane Gray for 2016Read the original story

    Jan 30, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Valvoline will continue its partnership with Gray Motorsports and Pro Stock racer Shane Gray for the 2016 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season. In addition, Gray Motorsports welcomes a new partner, Nova Services, for several races in 2016.

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  16. 2016 NHRA: Back-To-Back World Champ Erica Enders Ready To Blaze Another New PathRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    No NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series driver had a better run over the last two years than Houston native Erica Enders. Not Antron Brown, not Tony Schumacher, not Matt Hagan, not even the legendary John Force.

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  17. 2016 NHRA: Valvoline, Nova Services to Partner with Shane Gray for 2016Read the original story

    Jan 30, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Valvoline will continue its partnership with Gray Motorsports and Pro Stock racer Shane Gray for the 2016 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season. In addition, Gray Motorsports welcomes a new partner, Nova Services, for several races in 2016.

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  18. 2016 NHRA: Alexis Dejoria Racing Returns To Iconic Tequila Patron Livery For 2016Read the original story

    Jan 28, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Alexis DeJoria Racing is going back to its roots for the 2016 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing season. Operating out of the Kalitta Motorsports camp, The Patron Spirits Company-backed Toyota Camry Funny Car team will once again sport the iconic 'Patron green,' as they return to the distiller's signature Patron Silver label in 2016.

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  19. 2016 NHRA: Back-Up Run Certification No Longer Required For NHRA National RecordsRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    NHRA's competition committee announced today that the longstanding 1-percent back-up policy to certify national record performances in the NHRA Mello Yello Series, J&A Service Pro Mod Series, and Lucas Oil Series Alcohol categories will no longer be required at NHRA Drag Racing Series events starting in 2016. Under this new policy, NHRA teams who post performances for elapsed time and speed that are quicker or faster than the existing national records at any time during any national event, will be eligible for the national record.

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  20. 2016 NHRA: 'Racing In Red' Film Chronicling Erica Enders' First Title Run To Debut At PomonaRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Racing in Red, the film documenting Erica Enders' charge to the 2014 Pro Stock world championship, will premiere in southern California before the start of the 2016 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series. A few lucky fans can win tickets to the invitation-only event, as well as meet Enders, through a special Twitter contest to be held Feb. 4. On that day, fans should use the hashtag #racinginred and tweet why they should win the contest, and Enders will choose her favorite entry.

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