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Chandler's Make-A-Wish Dodge with Johnson hope to continue tradition of winning on Father's Day in Thunder Valley Nationals

BRISTOL, Tenn. (June 17, 2017) - With Father's Day approaching, Tommy Johnson Jr. has the perfect gift in mind for his father Tommy Johnson Sr.: a NHRA Wally trophy from the 17th annual NHRA Thunder… read more

Doug Kalitta claims provisonal no.1 qualifer in Bristol

BRISTOL, TENN. (June 16, 2017) – Doug Kalitta, driver of the Mac Tools Toyota Top Fuel dragster, claimed the provisional no.1 qualifier for the Thunder Valley Nationals at Bristol Dragway earlier… read more

Alexis DeJoria Racing Qualifying Recap- NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals

Alexis DeJoria Racing … 2017 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series … Event 11 of 24 … NHRA Thunder Valley NationalsBristol Dragway … June 16-18, 2017 … Alexis DeJoria Racing Qualifying Report- NHRA… read more

Courtney Force continues impressive qualifying streak with Advance Auto Parts Chevrolet

Photo credit: Gary Nastase and Auto Imagery … BRISTOL, Tenn. (June 17) – The search for consistency continues for Courtney Force and her Advance Auto Parts Chevrolet Camaro SS team, even after… read more

Papa John's Pritchett, Sandvik Coromant's Hagan No. 3 seeds heading to Sunday's NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals at Bristol

BRISTOL, Tenn. (June 17, 2017) - A very hot racetrack early Sunday afternoon at Bristol, Tenn., contributed to very few cars in Top Fuel dragster or Funny Car categories crossing the finish line… read more

‘Run of the year’ in Saturday qualifying puts Auto Club driver Robert Hight No. 2 at Bristol

Photo credit: Gary Nastase and Auto Imagery … BRISTOL, Tenn. (June 17) – Robert Hight turned in what he called the run of the year Saturday in his Auto Club of Southern California Chevrolet Camaro… read more

Final session heroics put Monster Energy driver Brittany Force in No. 5 spot for Bristol

Photo credit: Gary Nastase and Auto Imagery … BRISTOL, Tenn. (June 17) – Brittany Force and her Monster Energy Top Fuel dragster team saved their best for last at the NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals… read more

Team Summit dialing in on what Bristol Dragway wants as raceday approaches

Photos may be used with credit to Auto Imagery.  … BRISTOL, Tenn. (June 17, 2017) – The calendar says summer doesn't start for a few more days, but Mother Nature was bright and early at Bristol… read more

NHRA Summernationals SC Winner

It’s been 20 years since Kevin Robb won his last national event, but the now three-time winner after his Super Comp win at the NHRA Summernationals didn’t forget how it’s done. Consistent reaction… read more

Taylor, Etter Win Stock/Super Stock Combo Titles

Words/Photos Bob Johnson … Auto Club Dragway, Fontana, Calif., June 10-11, 2017. Racing partners Wayne Taylor and Ken Etter each won Southern California Drag Racing Assoc., Stock/Super Stock titles… read more

Robert Hight's 'fun run' leads strong JFR contingent on Bristol's first qualifying day
Led by Top Fuel rookie Troy Coughlin Jr., NHRA teams call for widespread aluminum can collection at Norwalk race to benefit Akron Children’s Burn Camp
Wilkerson nabs provisional pole at NHRA Bristol
U.S. Army NHRA Racing: 17th Annual NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals Friday Qualifying Report
Powering to provisional pole, Jeg Coughlin Jr. making the most noise in Thunder Valley
Englishtown Pro Mod runner-up Troy Coughlin remains red-hot at Bristol Dragway
Reigning NHRA J&A Service pro Mod Drag Racing Series Champ Rickie Smith Loves Racing at Bristol Dragway for NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals
Shootout Returns to Toronto Motorsports park
Racing with dad on Father’s Day ‘always special’ for Monster Energy driver Brittany Force