For a sport still in mourning over the death of Scott Kalitta, the NHRA event at Norwalk, Ohio, put the focus back on the track. And what a memorable event it was, writes Bill Stephens.
The top story lines at this week's Southern Nationals? Just look at the standings: Points leaders Tony Schumacher and Ashley Force will have their hands full, writes Bill Stephens.
Larry Dixon grabbing headlines is nothing new. But winning back-to-back events after such a lackluster start is making him the talk of Top Fuel as the NHRA braces for Norwalk Raceway Park.
Beating meant repeating at Atlanta, where three drivers picked up where they left off two weeks ago at Las Vegas, writes Bill Stephens.
One of the NHRA's longest running classics is playing out in Atlanta. Here's a lookback at some top moments.
The Southern Nationals have a history of furious battles, and that shouldn't change in Atlanta this weekend.
Three of four winners in Atlanta were not expected. Which makes this week's show unpredictable.
Despite weekend problems, Greg Anderson blew past the competition Sunday in much the same way he had in five of the season's first six races.
Tony Pedregon's 329.83 mph run Friday was a Funny Car record and a big lift for his team.
See why there's a lot at stake this weekend when the dragsters fire up at the Southern Nationals in Georgia.