by Don Schumacher Thu, 2015-11-26 21:46
As a tradition established years ago, CompetitionPlus.com has asked members of the racing community to provide our readers with what they are most thankful for during this holiday season. This year's featured person is Don Schumacher. The former drag racing and mega-successful multicar team owner Schumacher has overcome the challenges both on and off the track.
In 2015, Schumacher added another major accolade to his multitude of racing and business accomplishments - cancer survivor.
Schumacher tells us today, why he's thankful in this message from the heart. - Editor
Story and Photos by Bill Swanson Tue, 2015-11-24 12:06
At the same moment a late autumn snow storm was slamming Chicago and the Upper Midwest, the Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals again brought some heat to the Stephens Convention Center in suburban Rosemont, IL.
Quickly earning renown for displaying the finest American Muscle Cars in the nation, the MCACN also features restored and historically significant heroes of the quarter-mile, which is the focus of CompetitionPlus.com's coverage.
by Bobby Bennett; Photo by Mark Rebilas Mon, 2015-11-23 22:00
Tony Pedregon admitted he was taken aback by his lack of emotion.
This was on Saturday morning at Pomona in the season finale event; two sessions of qualifying into what might be Pedregon’s final race as a NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Funny Car driver the two-time champion admitted to feeling indifferent regarding the situation. ¬
”I’ve been doing this for so long I thought it would have more of an impact, and it might, if it’s going to it just hasn’t hit me yet,” Pedregon stated, describing his emotion. “I’ve wanted to focus on the race and we want to do well but I’ve known, even in Dallas, I knew that we had made the commitment so mentally it was in the back of my mind so far, so good.”