The colorful John Force defeated his daughter Courtney Force in the NHRA Funny Car final Sunday at Las Vegas Motor Speedway for his 147th career win, then talked about it as only he can.
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Erica Enders-Stevens continued her roll at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Friday, posting the second-fastest qualifying time in Pro Stock at the SummitRacing.com Nationals, hitting the finish line in 6.617 seconds. Jason Line qualified first in 6.606 seconds.
The Don Schumacher Racing team is off to a strong start this season. The team has won seven of the eight events in the Top Fuel and Funny Car classes entering the SummitRacing.com Nationals that begin today at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Matt Hagan was the fastest Funny Car driver during qualifying at the NHRA Toyota Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. But he lost in the semifinal round of Sunday’s final eliminations to allow 16-time NHRA world champion John Force.
It was a very exciting day for me Sunday at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. We qualified best career best time on Saturday at 3.75 seconds and started sixth in the fastest Top Fuel field in NHRA drag racing history.
Saturday was the final day of qualifying for the NHRA Toyota Nationals drag races at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway and weather conditions couldn’t have been more different than Friday’s weather. I’d say it was almost a 180 degree turnaround. Two different tracks in two days.
Hi again, it’s Leah from The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway and I can’t explain how excited I was to be at the track Friday.
Always the first one to congratulate her famous father — 16-time NHRA world champion John Force — after a big win, Courtney Force was nowhere to be found after he clinched his 16th title by winning last year’s NHRA Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
A “No Whining” sign hung on the wall of a hauler in the KB Racing team’s pit area Friday at the NHRA Toyota Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. But team owner Ken Black and driver Greg Anderson didn’t need an attitude adjustment.
Hi, my name is Leah Pritchett and I am an NHRA Top Fuel Dragster driver. Now, I know that sounds a little weird for a 26-year-old female from Redlands, Calif., to be driving a 10,000-horsepower, nitro-burning dragster. But, to be honest, driving a fuel-burning dragster is all I ever wanted to do.