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  1. 2015 NHRA: Jack Beckman Toyota NHRA Nationals at Las Vegas Event Recap: Second RoundRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    Jack Beckman and the Infinite Hero Dodge Charger R/T Funny Car team didn't lose any points to leader Del Worsham Sunday, but they lost a chance to gain ground after losing to DSR teammate Ron Capps in the second round with identical 3.988-second times and then watched as Worsham also was eliminated later in the round. At least Jack and the team led by crew chief Jimmy Prock will head to Pomona, Calif., in two weeks for the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series finale only 38 points out of the championship lead and within reach of the world championship.

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  2. 2015 NHRA: Antron Brown NHRA Toyota Nationals at Las Vegas Qualifying Report: No. 1Read the original story

    Nov 1, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    Antron Brown isn't ready to dust off a spot in his trophy case for the 2015 NHRA Top Fuel world championship but he must be thinking about a place for it to go. Antron and the Matco Tools' "Tools for the Cause" team led by crew chiefs Brian Corradi and Mark Oswald earned their sixth No.

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  3. 2015 NHRA: Dsr Takes Provisional Poles With Record Times At Las...Read the original story

    Oct 31, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    Brown, Johnson and the other five DSR Mello Yello Drag Racing Series teams remain in contention for world championships with two events remaining the six-race Countdown to the Championship playoff. But Brown and Johnson rest in very different positions.

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  4. 2015 NHRA: Auto Club NHRA Finals To Feature The Worlds Best Drag...Read the original story

    Oct 30, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    The 2015 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season has been one of the most exciting in recent memory and the six-race NHRA Mello Yello Countdown to the Championship playoffs has been no different. Records have been broken and battles have been fought, but only one driver in each class can be crowned the 2015 world champion, and it all comes down to the Auto Club NHRA Finals, Nov. 12-15 at historic Auto Club Raceway at Pomona.

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  5. 2015 Nhra: Matt Hagan Nhra Aaa Texas FallNationals Event Recap: Second RoundRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    With two races remaining in the Countdown to the Championship, things aren't going exactly as planned for Matt Hagan and the Pennzoil/Mopar/Rocky Boots team. But with a crew chief like Dickie Venables and his assistant Michael Knudsen, they won't give up on pushing to learn more about their Dodge Charger R/T Funny Car and bettering their program.

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  6. 2015 Nhra: Antron Brown Nhra Aaa Texas FallNationals Qualifying Report: No. 7Read the original story

    Oct 18, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    Antron Brown knows his Matco Tools' "Tools for the Cause" team have won the first three events in the six-race NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Countdown to the Championship playoff. He fully understands the importance of Sunday's championship eliminations in the Fall Nationals at the Texas Motorplex near Dallas but he and his Don Schumacher Racing team doesn't plan on doing anything different when racing begins at 11 a.m. .

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  7. 2015 NHRA: Adam Arana's Return Invigorates Lucas Oil Pro Stock Motorcycle TeamRead the original story

    Sep 27, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    The return of Adam Arana has rejuvenated the Arana Racing team, as Hector Arana Jr. and Hector Arana Sr. vaulted back to the top half of the field in qualifying for the AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals on Saturday at Gateway Motorsports Park. Adam, who got a weekend pass from his service in the United States Coast Guard to race for the first time in 2015, qualified No.

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  8. 2015 NHRA: Seaman Adam Arana to join Hector Sr. and Hector Jr. in St. LouisRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    The U.S. Coast Guard primarily is not known for offensive maneuvers, but at least one of its personnel, Adam Arana, will join forces with family members with one goal in mind: Conquer the AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park. Arana will return to the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series this weekend in St. Louis.

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  9. 2015 NHRA: Coast Guard Seaman Adam Arana to return to Lucas Oil BuellRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    Adam Arana will return to the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series next weekend at the AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park in St. Louis. Arana will race one of Arana Racing's Buells as he takes a weekend off from his duties as a Seaman in the United States Coast Guard.

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  10. 2015 NHRA: Jack Beckman NHRA Carolina Nationals Event PreviewRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    The last time Jack Beckman raced at zMAX Dragway near Charlotte he needed GPS to find the winner's circle because he hadn't been to one in 55 races and nearly 2 1/2 years. When he arrived at the unique Four-Wide Nationals in March, he ranked 14th in points and was 175 points outside of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series points lead in the Funny Car category and that was after only three events of the season.

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  11. 2015 NHRA: Erica Enders Adds U.S. Nationals Title To Growing ResumeRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    Erica Enders can now add U.S. Nationals champion to her growling list of accomplishments in what is becoming a legendary career. Enders won the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals on Monday at Lucas Oil Raceway with a brilliant driving display, beating her final three opponents on holeshots, including Elite Motorsports teammate Drew Skillman in the final round.

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  12. 2015 Nhra: Jack Beckman Nhra U.S. Nationals Event Recap: WinnerRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    Jack Beckman should consider changing his moniker from "Fast Jack" to "Comeback Jack" or, better yet, merge the two. Jack's Infinite Hero 2015 Dodge Charger R/T with crew chief Jimmy Prock and assistants John Medlen and Chris Cunningham swept the prestigious 61st annual U.S. Nationals by winning Monday's Funny Car title in the Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event outside of Indianapolis the day after they won the $100,000 Traxxas Funny Car Shootout.

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  13. 2015 NHRA: Good Qualifying Effort Has Morgan Lucas Pumped For U.S. NationalsRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    The last time Lucas Oil Top Fuel dragster driver Morgan Lucas qualified in the top half of the field, he scored a dominant victory at the 2014 season-finale in Pomona, Calif. If Lucas can repeat that on Monday at Lucas Oil Raceway, he'll be a U.S. Nationals champion.

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  14. 2015 NHRA: Chevy NHRA At Indianapolis: Team Chevy Drivers Seek To...Read the original story

    Sep 3, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    It's the oldest and most prestigious event in the National Hot Rod Association. It's also the most important one for the Mello Yellow Drag Racing Series.

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  15. 2016 NHRA: Back-To-Back World Champ Erica Enders Ready To Blaze Another New PathRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 30 | 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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  16. 2016 NHRA: Valvoline, Nova Services to Partner with Shane Gray for 2016Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 30 | 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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  17. 2016 NHRA: Alexis Dejoria Racing Returns To Iconic Tequila Patron Livery For 2016Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | 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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  18. 2016 NHRA: Back-Up Run Certification No Longer Required For NHRA National RecordsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 26 | 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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  19. 2016 NHRA: 'Racing In Red' Film Chronicling Erica Enders' First Title Run To Debut At PomonaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 19 | 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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  20. 2016 NHRA: 'Racing In Red' Film Chronicling Erica Enders' First Title Run To Debut At PomonaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 19 | 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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