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  1. Mickey Thompson Tires To Sponsor Top Fuel Harley SeriesRead the original story

    Friday Jun 2 | Paddock Talk

    NHRA officials announced today that Mickey Thompson Tires, a leader in high performance tires and wheels, has signed a multiyear agreement to become the series sponsor of the popular Top Fuel Harley motorcycle category. The powerful machines and their riders have thrilled fans at five events thus far on the 2017 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series schedule and will compete at three more events this season.

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  2. 2017 NHRA: Pritchett, Hagan And Anderson Win Sunday At NHRA Arizona NationalsRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    Leah Pritchett repeated as the Top Fuel winner at the 33rd annual NHRA Arizona Nationals on Sunday at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park. Matt Hagan and Greg Anderson were also winners in their respective categories at the second of 24 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series events.

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  3. 2017 NHRA: Pritchett Sets National Record; C Force And Line Lead...Read the original story

    Feb 25, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    Leah Pritchett set the Top Fuel elapsed-time national record with her second session pass during the 33rd annual NHRA Arizona Nationals at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park on Friday. Courtney Force and Jason Line were also the provisional No.

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  4. 2017 Nhra: Pritchett, Hagan And Line Win Season Opening Circle K Nhra WinternationalsRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    Donate Now! Help PaddockTalk.com build a better site in 2017! Leah Pritchett, a Redlands, Calif. native, earned the second Top Fuel victory of her career at the 57th annual Circle K NHRA Winternationals on Sunday at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona, her home track.

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  5. 2017 Nhra: Pritchett, Hagan And Line Are No 1 Qualifiers Saturday At Circle K Nhra WinternationalsRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    Donate Now! Help PaddockTalk.com build a better site in 2017! Leah Pritchett raced to her second career Top Fuel No. 1 qualifier at her home track Saturday at the 57th annual Circle K Winternationals.

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  6. Kalitta, Hagan And Anderson Lead Qualifying Friday At The Circle K WinterationalsRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    Doug Kalitta ran his career best elapsed time to lead Top Fuel qualifying Friday at the 57th annual NHRA Circle K Winternationals at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona. Due to weather, only Pro Stock was able to run both rounds of qualifying.

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  7. 2017 NHRA: Leah Pritchett NHRA Winternationals Event PreviewRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    Donate Now! Help PaddockTalk.com build a better site in 2017! Leah Pritchett and Don Schumacher Racing's new Papa John's Pizza Top Fuel team headed west for three days of testing last week in preparation for the 2017 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series that opens this Friday. It would be an understatement to say the test session at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park near Phoenix was successful.

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  8. 2017 NHRA: Papa John's Dragster Is Quickest Ever, Capps Second Quickest With NAPARead the original story

    Feb 6, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    Donate Now! Help PaddockTalk.com build a better site in 2017! Leah Pritchett and her new Papa John's Pizza Top Fuel dragster with crew chief Todd Okuhara and assistant Joe Barlam headed west for three days of testing with six other Don Schumacher Racing teams. The second-year team arrived at Nitro Spring Training at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park near Phoenix optimistic when it made its shakedown runs on Thursday but were not planning on an historic run.

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  9. 2017 NHRA: Courtney Force And Leah Pritchett Dominate Nitro Spring TrainingRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    Nitro Spring Training came to an end Saturday at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park in Chandler, Ariz. where NHRA Funny Car and Top Fuel teams put all their off-season hard work to the test one week before the start of the 2017 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season.

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  10. 2017 Nhra: Fox Sports 1 To Add Additional Live Programing From Circle K Nhra WinternationalsRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    Donate Now! Help PaddockTalk.com build a better site in 2017! NHRA and FOX Sports announced there will be additional live programming from the season opening NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event, the Circle K NHRA Winternationals in Pomona, Calif. The new one hour program will air on FOX Sports 1 from 1 - 2 p.m. Eastern, 10 - 11 a.m. Pacific, on Saturday, Feb. 11. The added live hour of coverage will provide highlights of the opening rounds of qualifying on Friday, it will preview the upcoming 24-race national event schedule and feature the thrilling sights and sounds from the event.

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  11. 2017 NHRA: Reigning World Champs Brown, Capps Lead DSR Into 2017;...Read the original story

    Jan 31, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    After a little time off at the end the year, DSR and its more than 100 employees have been busily preparing for pre-season testing Thursday-Saturday near Phoenix before the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season opens a week later on Feb. 10-12 with the NHRA Winternationals outside of Los Angeles. Last year marked the fourth time DSR swept nitro world championships en route to collecting 16 of the most prized trophies in drag racing when Antron Brown and the Matco Tools/U.S. Army team won its second straight Top Fuel championship and third in five seasons while popular veteran Ron Capps won his first world championship in the NAPA AUTO PARTS Dodge Charger R/T.

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  12. 2017 NHRA: NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series Events To Be Televised On Fox Sports 1 And Fox Sports 2Read the original story

    Jan 31, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    Donate Now! Help PaddockTalk.com build a better site in 2017! The NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, where the future stars of NHRA Drag Racing are born, will be showcased in 16 races throughout the season on FOX Sports 1 and FOX Sports 2 , it was announced today by NHRA officials. The programming will build upon the success of the 2016 season which featured a dramatic uptick in viewership during the season.

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  13. 2017 NHRA: Top Fuel Harley To Compete At Select NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Events In 2017Read the original story

    Jan 27, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    NHRA officials announced today that the popular Top Fuel Harley motorcycle category will compete at eight events on the 2017 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series schedule. The first race of the season will take place at the season opening Circle K NHRA Winternationals at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona in Pomona, Calif.

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  14. 2016 NHRA: Don Schumacher Racing Make-A-Wish, Infinite Hero Funny...Read the original story

    Dec 12, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    New Mexico philanthropist and drag racing enthusiast Terry Chandler has funded the Make-A-Wish and Infinite Hero Funny Cars at Don Schumacher Racing for the past three seasons. During that time, the teams have combined to win a remarkable 15 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series events and 16 No.

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  15. 2016 NHRA: Courtney Force Announces Sponsorship Relationship With Advance Auto Parts Starting In 2017Read the original story

    Dec 9, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    John Force Racing and Advance Auto Parts, a leading automotive aftermarket parts provider in North America, serving both professional installer and do-it-yourself customers, announced a major sponsorship agreement today to include major primary sponsorship of Courtney Force's Chevrolet Camaro SS Funny Car. This multi-year sponsorship will begin with the 2017 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season opener, the Circle K NHRA Winternationals in Pomona, California, and cover the winningest female Funny Car driver in NHRA history throughout the season.

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  16. 2016 NHRA: 12/1/2016 NHRA NewsmakersRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    NHRA News NHRA MELLO YELLO DRAG RACING SERIES DRIVERS TO VISIT TROOPS IN MIDDLE EAST: Once a year since 2011, Operation Appreciation has brought a taste of home to American troops stationed overseas. Sponsored by Summit Racing and Armed Forces Entertainment, Operation Appreciation sends some of motorsports' best drivers to talk racing and cars with our servicemen and women.

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  17. 2016 NHRA: Championship-Winning Crew Chief Rickie Jones To Leave NHRA Circuit In 2017Read the original story

    Nov 23, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Elite Motorsports crew chief Rickie Jones will step back from his duties with the championship-winning NHRA Pro Stock team to focus on his family in 2017. Jones, the son of veteran crew chief/chassis builder Rick Jones, was an integral part of Erica Enders' 2014-15 Pro Stock world championships.

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  18. 2016 NHRA: Collins Tunes Johnson, Make-A-Wish Dodge To Finals Title...Read the original story

    Nov 14, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    It was Johnson's third title of the year, which is the most ever in a year for the veteran driver. Perhaps more importantly, Collins with assistant Rip Reynolds guided Johnson to a second-place finish in points for the season, which is Johnson's highest spot after the Finals finale at Pomona, Calif., after finishing third each of the past two years.

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  19. 2016 NHRA: Leah Pritchett Finals at Pomona Event Recap: Second RoundRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Leah Pritchett's whirlwind season ended sooner than the Southern California native wanted, but it was the close of a remarkable year for the first-year Don Schumacher Racing driver. The 28-year-old native of Redlands, Calif., and her FireAde 2000 Personal Fire Suppression Systems team lost in a close race in Sunday's second round of the Finals at Pomona, Calif., on a track where she visited as a fan before she began driving Jr. Dragsters at the age of 8. "What a season it's been," said Pritchett, who won her first Top Fuel title at the year's second race with another organization and then earned the first No.

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  20. 2016 NHRA: Matt Hagan Finals at Pomona Event Recap: First RoundRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    For the first time in 11 Mello Yello Drag Racing Series events, Matt Hagan and the Mopar Express Lane/Rocky Boots team suffered an opening-round loss to close the 2016 season. Hagan's 10,000-horsepower Dodge Charger R/T tuned by crew chief Dickie Venables with assistant Michael Knudsen hazed the tires in the opening round on a warm, sunny day at the Finals at Pomona, Calif.

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