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JOHNSON JR. TO ROUND OUT RAI TEAM AT SYDNEY

Tommy Johnson Jr. is back in a Top Fuel dragster – for one weekend.

 

The top-five NHRA Funny Car driver will round out the four-dragster Rapisarda Autosport International team this weekend at the Sydney Nitro Champs in Australia.

2015 NHRA SPRINGNATIONALS - HOUSTON NOTEBOOK

CALE ARONSON UPDATE 4-27-2015

WALSH RACES TO PRO MOD VICTORY AT HOUSTON

 
Don Walsh raced to victory Sunday in the NHRA J&A Service Pro Mod Drag Racing Series portion of the O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA SpringNationals. This weekend’s Pro Mod racing at Royal Purple Raceway was presented by the Real Pro Mod Association.

 

Walsh powered his Precision Turbo/Walsh Motorsports Camaro to a 5.872-second pass at 249.12 mph, defeating Bill Glidden’s 8.945 at 123.41 in his Mickey Thompson Ford Mustang in the finals. It was Walsh’s second career Pro Mod win and he now leads the points standings.  Walsh was the No. 1 qualifier and defeated Gainesville winner Bob Rahaim, Mike Janis and Jim Whiteley on his way to the final.

 

CAPPS CAPTURES HOUSTON FUNNY CAR WIN

No one can ever doubt the passion and excitement Ron Capps has for NHRA drag racing.

The veteran nitro Funny Car was plenty excited Sunday at the SpringNationals at Royal Purple Raceway in Houston.

KALITTA FINALLY BESTS SCHUMACHER IN TOP FUEL FINAL

Doug Kalitta, mashing on the throttle of his Mac Tools Dragster as smartly as he could on the 116-degree  Royal Purple Raceway track, watched Tony Schumacher and that U.S. Army Dragster speed ahead of him Sunday afternoon.

It was something he was starting to get accustomed to.

 

K&N SPRING FLING SUNDAY RESULTS

ENDERS-STEVENS KEEPS ROLLING AT HOUSTON

Winning remains a constant for reigning NHRA Pro Stock champion Erica Enders-Stevens.

Enders-Stevens won her second national event in a row and for the second season in a row at her hometown track - Houston’s Royal Purple Raceway. She clocked a 6.571-second time at 211.73 mph to edge first-time finalist Chris McGaha, who came in at 6.598 seconds at 211.66 mph.

2015 NHRA SPRINGNATIONALS - HOUSTON RESULTS

CAPPS, KALITTA AND ENDERS-STEVENS RACE TO VICTORIES AT HOUSTON

 

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