CP-Carrillo reached an agreement with the Jeff Diehl Racing Funny Car team beginning at the AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals at Texas Motorplex in Dallas this weekend. Diehl's Toyota Camry will be running the latest line of CP-Carrillo pistons and connecting rods designed to withstand the vigors of a 10,000-horsepower, supercharged, nitromethane-fueled engine.
With the rain delay at last weekend's Pep Boys NHRA Carolina Nationals forcing those eliminations to be concluded at this weekend's AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals, there was a lot of talk among the NHRA Mello Yello drivers about their plans for this weekend's doubleheader.
For more than five decades, the National Dragster staff has tested its prognosticating skills prior to each national event, putting odds on the top-eight racers it thinks have the best shot at victory in Tricky Tipster. This week, Tricky Tipster handicaps the AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals.
At just 19 years old, Aaron Stanfield debuted in Indy a few weeks back and turned more than a few heads by qualifying No. 8 for Pro Stock. Then some mouths were left open when he earned a first-round win against five-time world champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. Also at the event, I turned my digital recorder over to 12-year-old Jr. Dragster driver Mason McGaha, son of Pro Stock's Chris McGaha, to see what would happen when a pair of youngsters tried to complete an article for National Dragster.
And now it gets real. The NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Countdown to the Championship begins this weekend in Charlotte, so that’s on the minds of many of the NHRA stars. Here’s a look at what some of them are saying heading to the Pep Boys NHRA Carolina Nationals.
Matt Hartford’s Pro Stock Avenger will sport a special wrap for the upcoming AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals Sept. 18-21. Instead of the familiar Total Seal Pistons Rings logo, the Dodge Avenger will be wrapped in The Hose Connection colors.
For more than five decades, the National Dragster staff has tested its prognosticating skills prior to each national event, putting odds on the top eight racers it thinks have the best shot at victory in Tricky Tipster. This week, Tricky Tipster handicaps the Pep Boys NHRA Carolina Nationals.
Executives at SK Professional Hand Tools announced a marketing partnership agreement with Top Alcohol Funny Car team K&K Motorsports run by Kris and Kevin Hool, of Casper, Wyo. SK Professional Tools is now the primary partner in the K&K Motorsports program.