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Challenger Drag Pak bags the “Wally” at the NHRA U.S. Nationals!

 

Jeff Teuton of Houma, La., captured a historic victory for Dodge and Mopar® at the biggest and most prestigious race on the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing schedule, driving his 5.9L Magnum powered 2009 Challenger Drag Pak to the overall win today in Stock Eliminator at the 57th Annual Mac Tools U.S. Nationals at Lucas Oil Raceway. The victory was the first overall Stock Eliminator NHRA National event win for Mopar’s modern-day package car.

 

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Challenger Drag Pak bags the “Wally” at the NHRA U.S. Nationals!

Reliving the Glory Days with Herb “Mr. Four Speed” McCandless

Legendary drag racer Herb “Mr. Four Speed” McCandless says it best, “when I drove for the Sox & Martin Racing Team, Ronnie (Sox) had the best job in the world and I had the second best!” We have to agree as Herb was right in the thick of the Super Stock and Pro Stock wars of the 1960s and early 70s. This was in an era when Detroit pulled out all the stops to win all the major NHRA national events. They knew a championship on Sunday would send…

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Reliving the Glory Days with Herb “Mr. Four Speed” McCandless

HEMI® Powered Dodge Avengers Dominate NHRA SuperNationals

 

Dodge and Mopar scored big time last weekend during the 42ND annual NHRA SuperNationals held at Old Bridge Raceway Park in Englishtown New Jersey. In the Pro Stock class, it was an all Dodge Avenger Mopar-powered  final as Allen Johnson drove his Mopar-sponsored machine to victory over rookie sensation Vincent Nobile who was competing at his home track.

 

Both drivers qualified solidly in the 16 car field.  Allen was number six and Vincent was eighth – putting the two Dodge drivers on the opposite side of the…

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HEMI® Powered Dodge Avengers Dominate NHRA SuperNationals