GOLD COAST, Australia (August 30, 2017) – Australian Pro Stock fan-favorite Shane Tucker has made his way to the United States once again to compete at the 63rd annual Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals this weekend at Lucas Oil Raceway.
“The U.S. Nationals is obviously one of the most prestigious races in North America,” Tucker said. “When you’re someone that isn’t from the states, you look to North America to be the pinnacle and this race is always a big deal for us. W
CORDELE, Ga. (August 29, 2017) – In the last race of the regular season, Team Liberty Racing’s Cory Reed and Angelle Sampey plan on using the 63rd Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals as the catalyst to get them into the top ten in points so they can contend for the championship at the end of the 2017 season. Cory Reed at the U.S. Nationals Reed clinched his spot in the Countdown to the Championship for the first time in his career in 2016 Went to his first career semifinals
ODESSA, Tex. (August 29, 2017) – 2016’s Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals was special for two specific reasons for Chris McGaha: it was his fifth anniversary of his Pro Stock debut and on that fifth-year anniversary, he inked his name as a U.S. Nationals winner in Pro Stock. This year, McGaha only has his eyes on defending his title as they head to the biggest race on the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing tour.
“Winning Indy last season was a huge confidence booster to our s
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. (August 29, 2017) – The biggest race of the year is upon Allen Johnson and the Marathon Petroleum/J&J Racing Team. Johnson reached his first U.S. Nationals final round last year and is hoping to take it one step further this season and bring home the win to Greeneville, Tennessee.
Johnson is No. 9 in the Pro Stock point standings and will be fighting to keep his name in the top ten and clinch his spot in the NHRA Countdown to the Championship this weeken
BRAINERD, Minn. (August 20, 2017) – Allen Johnson took his Marathon Petroleum/J&J Racing Dodge Dart to the quarterfinals at the 36th annual NHRA Nationals this weekend at Brainerd International Raceway after earning a season-high No. 3 qualifying position.
In the first round, Johnson staged up against Mark Hogan. Johnson was awarded a bye-run and clocked in with a 6.641-second pass at 207.11 mph when Hogan suffered mechanical issues at the starting line and was unable to s
BRAINERD, Minn. (August 20, 2017) – In the second to last race before the Countdown to the Championship, Team Liberty Racing’s Cory Reed and Angelle Sampey battled it out in hopes of earning valuable points to get them closer to the top ten.
In the first round, No. 13 Cory Reed staged up against No. 3 Scotty Pollacheck in the first round. Without lane choice, Reed was able to out-power his competition when he clocked in with a 6.944-second pass at 190.03 mph over Pollachec
Team Liberty Racing Qualifying Report: Brainerd NHRA Nationals BRAINERD, Minn. (August 19, 2017) – It has been a very trying weekend for the Team Liberty Racing duo of Cory Reed and Angelle Sampey at the 36th annual NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway but their faith in their team’s performance has never wavered through the challenges.
On Friday, Cory Reed experienced engine trouble when his PSE/Team Liberty Racing Victory Magnum shut off before the finish lin
Allen Johnson Captures Attention in Qualifying, Starts No. 3 at Brainerd NHRA Nationals BRAINERD, Minn. (August 19, 2017) – After four rounds of competitive qualifying, Allen Johnson catapulted the Marathon Petroleum/J&J Racing Dodge Dart to a season-high No. 3 qualifying position at the 36th annual NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway.
In the first qualifying session, Johnson started out with a solid 6.658-second pass at 206.46 mph landing him in the No. 5 spo
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. (August 15, 2017) – 818 by any standards is a monumental number. For Allen Johnson, that is the amount of times he has staged his car on raceday during eliminations in his 21-year Pro Stock career. As the Marathon Petroleum/J&J Racing Dodge Dart team heads to 36th annual NHRA Nationals in Brainerd, Minn. this weekend, he finds himself in the No. 10 spot with a target on his back with two races left before the drivers in the Countdown to the Championship are
Allen Johnson Takes Marathon Petroleum Dodge Dart to Quarterfinals at NHRA Northwest Nationals KENT, Wash. (August 6, 2017) – Allen Johnson powered to the second round of eliminations after defeating Greg Anderson in the first round at the 30th annual NHRA Northwest Nationals.
First round, Johnson’s and Anderson’s qualifying times were only separated by .001-seconds. The duo staged and the battle was on. Johnson clocked in with a stout 6.592-second pass at 209.88 mph and o