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2014-02-07 16:21:32

YORBA LINDA, Calif., Feb.

2010-12-13 14:03:00

GLENDORA, Calif., Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- NHRA announced today that Copart, Inc., a leading provider of vehicle auction services, will continue as the Official Online Vehicle Auction of NHRA.

2010-10-12 13:11:00

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The DieHard brand, America's most trusted battery, is now the Official Battery of the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA).

2010-02-03 13:29:00

NEW BRAUNFELS, Texas, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Simpson Performance Products and John Force Racing have reached an agreement naming Simpson as the official safety gear for John Force Racing, beginning with the 2010 NHRA Full Throttle season.

2008-06-22 12:00:03

By Associated Press ENGLISHTOWN, N.J. -- Scott Kalitta died Saturday when his Funny Car burst into flames and crashed at the end of the track during the final round of qualifying for the Lucas Oil NHRA SuperNationals at Old Bridge Township Raceway Park.

2007-07-30 11:00:00

Electric vehicles are making their presence felt at amateur drag races across the country, challenging gas-powered cars and motorcycles.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.