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Sampey leaves Liberty Racing

From media sources POMONA, Calif. (December 3, 2018) – Three-time NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle champion Angelle Sampey has left Liberty Racing and is looking for a new ride, the NHRA has reported. Sampey, who retired from racing in 2008 and returned in 2014, is a 42-time...
Butner re-ups with KB Racing

Butner re-ups with KB Racing

By Kelly Wade FLOYDS KNOBS, Ind. (November 29, 2018) – As the 2018 season of NHRA’s Mello Yello Drag Racing Series wound down, 2017 Pro Stock world champion Bo Butner made a decision to shift gears and step back from the class. The longtime Sportsman racer...
Todd, Smith win NHRA titles at Pomona

Todd, Smith win NHRA titles at Pomona

By Lee Elder POMONA, Calif. (Nov. 11, 2018) – J.R. Todd and Matt Smith grabbed NHRA championships on the final day of the 2018 National Hot Rod Association season on a dramatic day at the Auto Club Finals at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona. The championships were decided...
Gray wins Pro Stock title, Pomona field set

Gray wins Pro Stock title, Pomona field set

By Lee Elder POMONA, Calif. (November 10, 2018) – Tanner Gray clinched the 2018 NHRA Pro Stock championship Saturday during qualifying for the season finale, the NHRA Auto Club Finals from Auto Club Raceway at Pomona. Matt Smith (in Pro Stock Motorcycle), Jeg Coughlin...

NHRA cuts 6 races from Pro Stock schedule for 2019

From NHRA Media GLENDORA, Calif. (November 10, 2018) – NHRA announced today that in 2019, the Pro Stock category will compete in 18 events in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series, which competitors believe is the “sweet spot” for the category. “We think the new...