Amanda Boicesco, the 18-year-old daughter of two-time NHRA Super Gas champion, Iggie Boicesco, claimed her first NHRA win last weekend at the Division 1 NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series opener in Richmond, Va. Here's her story plus a few other gems from last weekend.
After years as one of the sport's most successful big-money E.T. bracket racers, John Labbous Jr. is making a run at NHRA Super-class racing, and not surprisingly, he's doing quite well for himself. Here's a little more on Labbous and the rest of the champions from last weekend's JEGS NHRA Cajun SPORTSnationals in Belle Rose, La.
It took more than 30 years for "Super Steve" Cohen to complete his résumé with a win at the Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals, but the wait was worth it. This is how Cohen crossed a major item off his to-do list and a host of other goodies from a very entertaining weekend in Gainesville.
Two weeks after his father, Val Sr., won in Pomona, Val Torres Jr. picked up the Top Dragster trophy in Phoenix. Here's the lowdown on the Torres family and the rest of the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series champions from last weekend's CARQUEST Auto Part NHRA Nationals in Phoenix.