The Pro Stock Motorcycle battle figures to be equally as competitive as NHRA’s two-wheel crowd gets their first opportunity to hit the track this season. There is a huge field of 22 Pro Stock cars at Lucas Oil Raceway and based on early testing results, they are mostly in a tightly-packed group. The team will revert to their traditional Mac Tools colors for the rest of the weekend. Formula 1 . Jackson earns second straight NHRA Pro Mod world championship in Las Vegas, Unofficial Camping World points standings, Matt Hagan prevails in DSR final shootout to claim third Funny Car championship, Matt Smith joins exclusive company with fourth Pro Stock Motorcycle championship, Erica Enders wraps up fourth NHRA Pro Stock world championship, Steve Torrence clinches his third straight NHRA Top Fuel championship, First-year Top Fuel racer Justin Ashley named 2020 NHRA Rookie of the Year, Kindness General Contractors highlights NHRA season finale for Jim Dunn Racing, It’s a three-way battle for the Pro Stock title with Erica Enders leading the way, New National Dragster spotlights Dallas, DSR streak, and Fletcher's Super Stocker, Trio of DSR Funny Car drivers will battle for championship in Las Vegas finale, Matt Smith on the verge of fourth Pro Stock Motorcycle title, but he can’t coast there, Advantage Steve Torrence as Top Fuel title comes down to the wire in Las Vegas, No tickets remain for NHRA Dodge Finals Presented by Pennzoil in Las Vegas, Camping World NHRA championships to be decided this weekend in Las Vegas, Gordon, Bourgeois, Worner, and Dodd clinch Lucas Oil Series championships, NHRA and Holland Bar Stool partner for home decor, Aaron Stanfield wins fourth-straight race to wrap up SAM Tech.edu Factory Stock Showdown title, Mopar Express Lane NHRA Springnationals Sunday Preview, When it comes to championships, Andrew Hines knows it’s never over until it’s over, On the road to Houston Bo Butner and Dave Connolly take Million Dollar detour, Mopar Express Lane NHRA Springnationals Saturday Preview, Toyota continues to ‘Go Places’ as Official Car of NHRA, Justin Ashley, Kyle Koretsky, and Mason McGaha finalists for rookie of the year, McGahas partner with Neuralog for SpringNationals Pro Stock outing, NHRA racing family mourns the loss of talented nitro crew chief Eric Lane, Krista Baldwin on her first Top Fuel pass: "It's insane! NHRA Expertise: The valvetrain secrets of a nitro-burning Hemi. All four DSR Top Fuel entries made runs including eight-time world champ Tony Schumacher, who is returning to the class after a lengthy absence.
The car was severely damaged but McMillen emerged unscathed and was back in action two weeks later at the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Southern Nationals in Atlanta with a new car.
McMillen will roll out the new chassis at the Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals, an event that means a tremendous amount to the racer.
The runs were made in advance of the E3 Spark Plugs NHRA Nationals, which begins tomorrow. Zizzo Racing adamant about competing in Top Fuel at Midwest Nationals, Terry McMillen will debut new chassis at Gatornationals. "It's basically just finishing up the tabs and whatnot before we have the thing fully put together.". With the NHRA set to announce its revised schedule, Top Fuel driver Terry McMillen can't wait to once again pilot his dragster at speeds of 330-plus mph. What started as front-halving a Don Schumacher Racing constructed chassis will develop into an all-in house-built piece in a few weeks. Five-time world champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. and three-time champion Matt Smith also led the way in Pro Stock and Pro Stock Motorcycle respectively. McMillen, like almost every other nitro driver who participated in the two-day test, shut off well before the finish line in an effort to conserve parts ahead of Saturday’s two qualifying runs. All logos and images are reserved.
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WATCH THE NHRA ARIZONA NATIONALS ON NHRA.TV, "We're really close on it now," said McMillen. McMillen’s Amalie Motor Oil dragster suffered a mechanical engine failure that led to a blown left rear tire, which sent the veteran racer hard into the guardwall in his lane. I’m not hurt, except for my feelings. Get the best deals on Terry McMillen NHRA Fan Apparel and Souvenirs when you shop the largest online selection at eBay.com. NHRA. © Copyright 1996-2020, NHRA.
Coughlin made several runs in his JEGS.com Mustang and he was able to produce competitive reaction times of .011 and .012 on at least two of those runs. Coughlin is joined by fellow young guns Mason McGaha and Kyle Koretsky, who are also making their professional debuts this weekend. We’ve got a lot of work to do to get back out there by Atlanta, but we’ll get it done.”. Terry McMillen and Rob Wendland continue to improve an already impressive program. © Copyright 1996-2020, NHRA. McMillen narrowly missed the Countdown in 2019 in part because of a problem in the clutch of his 11,000-hp machine. Top Fuel racer Terry McMillen walked away uninjured from a high-speed incident while racing Tony Schumacher during the first round of racing at the NHRA SpringNationals in Houston. He did say it could come with both performance and reliability advantages throughout the season, which, apart from the potential cost advantage, is a great reason to take the operation in-house. “I wasn’t about to go into Tony [Schumacher’s] lane,” said McMillen. Terry McMillen and Matt Hagan made the quickest runs of the day in Top Fuel and Funny Car, respectively during the second day of open testing at Lucas … 1 . The Pro Stock Motorcycle class was particularly active during the test with some riders making as many as four or five runs. Matt Smith rode his Denso EBR to the quickest pass of the test with a 6.868 at over 195-mph but the three-time champ has company in the form of Harley-Davidson teammates Andrew Hines and Eddie Krawiec who were both solidly in the 6.8s.
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01:21. Greg Anderson also clocked in with a pair of solid runs, 6.648 and 6.653 in his Summit Camaro. Another Mopar backed entry led the Funny Car field with two-time Mello Yello Series champ Matt Hagan taking his Dodge Charger R/T to a comfortable 4.040, 287.66 to lead the way over Jonnie Lindberg, who is filling in for Bob Tasca III, who continues his recovery from a bout with the COVID-19 virus. He qualified seventh at the Lucas Oil NHRA Winternationals presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com but fell to Clay Millican in the first round after losing traction and running a 4.640. READ: TERRY MCMILLEN REFLECTS ON MISSING THE COUNTDOWN. Current points leader Doug Kalitta made a solid 3.825 second run in his Kalitta Motorsports dragster, which is sporting a new wrap that will officially be unveiled next week. Brittany Force wins first Top Fuel race in Gainesville #NHRA . McMillen, the winner of the 2018 U.S. Nationals at Indy, debuted his new in-house chassis and turned in the quickest pass of the day with an early-shut off 3.817. Trending. The Indiana racer, who is looking to get back into the NHRA Countdown to the Championship after missing the playoffs in 2019, wouldn't divulge how exactly his new chassis will improve his program. -- no one in the family raced.
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Terry McMillen, Brownsburg, Indiana. Saturday’s schedule includes Top Sportsman, Top Dragster, and Super Quick qualifying beginning at 10:15 a.m. with professional qualifying sessions set for 11:45 a.m. and 3:15 p.m. Terry McMillen and Matt Hagan made the quickest runs of the day in Top Fuel and Funny Car, respectively during the second day of open testing at Lucas Oil Raceway Indianapolis. NHRA Feature: Terry McMillen back on track in 2016 . NHRA Member Track Spotlight: SRCA Dragstrip, Great Bend, Kan. 'Please don't let this hurt'; Leah Pruett recounts her wild Midwest Nationals crash, Onboard safety features kept Leah Pruett from harm in wild St. Louis crash, WFO Radio podcast: Mopar Express Lane NHRA Midwest Nationals recap.
16K likes. Kalitta’s teammate, Shawn Landon, was busy with a pair of solid runs including a 3.880 and a 3.912. Terry McMillen's Amalie Motor Oil Top Fuel team brought chassis construction in-house for the first time during the 2019 season, a move that paid near-immediate dividends for the Indiana native.
Terry McMillen's Amalie Motor Oil Top Fuel team brought chassis construction in-house for the first time during the 2019 season, a move that paid near-immediate dividends for the Indiana native. Lindberg made several runs over the two-day test to familiarize himself with Tasca’s Motorcraft Ford Mustang and impressed with a 4.043 at just 221-mph.
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