1. yoda

    STL Q2

    Thought I'd log on here and would have seen a note that Q2 was being broadcast, ESPN Friday-style, on NHRA.com... Hope everyone didn't miss it...
  2. JRX

    No. 1 Qualifying Spot at National Event Encourages Ahten for Vegas Regional

    Johnny Ahten – 2017 Las Vegas 1 LODRS Regional Preview Las Vegas, NV. – At last weekend’s NHRA Denso Spark Plugs NHRA Nationals at the Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway Johnny Ahten grabbed the No.1 qualifying position and is looking to carry that positive vibe over to Regional action this...
  3. JRX

    Ahten Looking for a Deal from Lady Luck in Vegas

    Johnny Ahten – 2017 DENSO Spark Plugs NHRA Nationals Preview Las Vegas, NV. – Johnny Ahten is not the kind of guy to take chances, but this weekend in Las Vegas at the DENSO Spark Plugs NHRA Nationals it’s time to step up at the Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The first two races of the year...
  4. JRX

    Bittersweet Pomona Homecoming Motivates Ahten for 2017

    Johnny Ahten – Pomona Auto Club NHRA Finals Wrap-Up POMONA, CA – The 52nd NHRA Auto Club Finals at Pomona is in the books. The champions have been crowned, the parts bins depleted and the racecars and crew members are recovering. Johnny Ahten spent the Monday following the race running...
  5. JRX

    Woodburn Regional No Piece of Cake for Ahten Johnny Ahten

    Johnny Ahten - NHRA Woodburn2 LODRS Wrap Up 2016 Woodburn, Ore. – When you get to the drag strip on Friday for a Regional event the last thing you expect is to have your first qualifying run Sunday at 4:30pm and first round an hour and a half later. That’s just what happened to Johnny Ahten...
  6. M

    Capps' penalty

    Not being at Norwalk last weekend, I was kind of shocked to receive DSR's email about Ron Capps' Q3 run being DQ'd. Below is the release - I'd like to hear from others about this? Is the plate an aero advantage or not? "Don Schumacher was stunned late Saturday afternoon when the NHRA opted to...
  7. M

    Mark Lyle has passed

    Hard to believe chief starter Mark Lyle has died - he was on vacation with wife Marcia over the weekend before intending to head for Las Vegas and race #4... RIP Mark - we'll all miss you!