A lot happens fast once the Countdown playoffs begin. Just ask drivers such as Antron Brown, who has serious work to do as the NHRA heads to the Texas Motorplex this weekend.
The Big Go was as big as ever as the NHRA convened its most prestigious event over Labor Day weekend. When the smoke cleared, Shawn Langdon had the biggest time of all.
Just how dominant is Don Schumacher Racing? Antron Brown and Johnny Gray teamed up at Atlanta for DSR's fourth sweep of the NHRA's nitro classes in seven events.
Funny Car winner Courtney Force was the star of the show Sunday at Pomona. But much of the buzz surrounded Antron Brown's Top Fuel dragster exploding into a ball of fire.
It ended up being all about teams at Firebird International Raceway. When the dust had cleared at the NHRA Phoenix Nationals, it was Robert Hight, Jason Line and Antron Brown standing tall.
Rain made for a tense time at Auto Club Raceway in Pomona, Calif., on Saturday as NHRA title contenders such as Antron Brown counted points and figured out what they needed to do on Sunday to win it all.
Tony Schumacher proved he can win a Top Fuel championship without Alan Johnson turning the wrenches. After scoring his sixth straight title, what's left to prove? Plenty.