Allen Johnson and Dodge: NHRA World Champions!

The National Hot Rod Association has a new Pro Stock World Champion: Dodge racer Allen Johnson.  The gentle-talking Tennessee driver won the title, the first of his 17-year professional career and the first for Dodge since 1994, at the Auto Club NHRA Finals in Pomona, California.

 

Johnson came into the season finale at the Pomona fairgrounds with six national event wins on the year and a healthy lead in the season points race. He had only to make the 16-car Pro Stock field to clinch the 2012 championship,…

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Allen Johnson and Dodge: NHRA World Champions!

Dodge and Keselowski Win Again in Dover

 

Brad Keselowski used sharp fuel mileage strategy to win the AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway. The Penske Racing driver led only twice for 14 of the 400 laps in his Dodge Charger, but now he has two victories in the first three races of the final 10-race Chase for the Sprint Cup—and he leads the points standings over perennial favorite Jimmie Johnson.

 

Kyle Busch was dominant for much of the day, leading 302 laps, but was forced to pit for fuel late in…

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Dodge and Keselowski Win Again in Dover

Pastrana goes all in at Las Vegas

 

Travis Pastrana may not have gotten the result he was looking for with his Dodge Dart in Round 5 of the Global RallyCross Championship at Las Vegas, but he still gave his fans the fabulous show they’ve come to expect.

 

Pastrana came into the weekend at Las Vegas Motor Speedway with a full plate, competing in his first NASCAR truck race as well as the Global RallyCross event.  Running second in Heat 3 of the Global RallyCross in his Discount Tire Dart and challenging for…

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Pastrana goes all in at Las Vegas