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Beckman and Pritchett qualify second at Route 66

Submitted Press Release … Beckman in Chandler's Infinite Hero Dodge, Pritchett in Papa John's dragster qualify second at Route 66 for DSR … JOLIET, Ill. (July 8, 2017) - A tradition started two years… read more

Australia’s Shane Tucker Powers to No. 14 Seed

Submitted Press Release … Australia’s Shane Tucker Seeks Redemption for Epping and Powers to No. 14 Seed … Joliet, Ill. (July 8, 2017) – Auzmet Architectural Chevrolet Camaro driver Shane Tucker… read more

Hector Arana Jr. earns No. 2 qualifying spot

Submitted Press Release … Hector Arana Jr. uses track speed record to earn No. 2 qualifying spot in Chicago … CHICAGO (July 8) -- Lucas Oil Racing TV Buell rider Hector Arana Jr. zoomed to a Route 66… read more

Team Kalitta Chicago Qualifying Report

Submitted Press Release … Post-Qualifying Report … Event 13: Fallen Patriots NHRA Route 66 Nationals … Route 66 Raceway • Joliet, Ill. • July 7-9 … Shawn Langdon, driver of the Global Electronic… read more

Friday Results from Route 66 Raceway

Press Release Submitted by NHRA … Hight, Brittany Force, Gray & Matt Smith All Preliminary No. 1 Qualifiers at Route 66 Raceway  … JOLIET, Ill. -- Robert Hight powered to the Funny Car qualifying… read more

Chandler would be proud of her teams' performances

Submitted Press Release … JOLIET, Ill. (July 7, 2017) - It nearly was a storybook start to an emotional weekend for Don Schumacher Racing on Friday night during the 20th annual Route 66 Nationals… read more

Hight & B. Force earn provisional No. 1 spots

Robert Hight (Photo credit: Gary Nastase and Auto Imagery) Submitted Press Release … JOLIET, Ill. (July 7) – Robert Hight predicted it would take a 3.85-second run to earn the top spot in Funny Car… read more

WFC Friday Results

Heavy rains overnight might have dampened the track and surrounding pit areas, but it surely didn’t dampen the excitement felt by the racers at the 11th edition of the BTE World Footbrake Challenge… read more

WFC Thursday Winner - Mother Nature

After a year of anticipation since the last BTE World Footbrake Challenge presented by Yukon Gear & Axle last year, the 11th version of the event began under cloudy skies, but nonetheless with a… read more

Norwalk Super Gas Winner - Rob Kropfeld

It isn’t often that a 30-second reaction time gets a win light; in fact probably never; but for Super Gas winner Rob Kropfeld at the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals in Norwalk, Ohio, that’s… read more

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Hagan readies for weekend with heavy heart
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Johnson, Beckman race in memory of Terry Chandler
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