Tony Schumacher has a whopping 190-point lead over Antron Brown in the Top Fuel standings, but bad luck always seems to follow the five-time world champ into Englishtown, N.J.
Go from Pro Stock Motorcycle to Top Fuel and be successful ... right away? With two wins in six events, Antron Brown proved it can be done, writes Bill Stephens.
Antron Brown's been a success in Pro Stock Motorcycle, but his hot start in Top Fuel qualifying in his debut has him "pinching himself," writes Bill Stephens.
Plenty of drivers have skipped around the four professional classes in the NHRA, but Antron Brown is really stepping outside the typical pattern, writes Bill Stephens.
Angelle Sampey and Antron Brown started off hot in 2006, but when consistency counted in the NHRA's Pro Stock Motorcycle class, Andrew Hines came up big again, writes Bill Stephens.
Antron Brown is happy all the time anyway, so don't be surprised if it's hard to see a change in his mood if he wins his first title, writes Bill Stephens.