Dodge Charger Funny Car Teams Shine at Winternationals but a Camaro Wins

Matt Hagan Dodge Charger

The 2022 NHRA Camping World Drag Racing Series season started this past weekend with the Winternationals in Pomona, California. This marked the formal introduction of the new Tony Stewart Racing Team with a pair of Dodge Direct Connection-sponsored race cars piloted by Matt Hagan and Leah Pruett. The 2022 Winternationals was also the first event …

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Ron Capps Wins the 2021 NHRA Funny Car Championship

Ron Capps Dodge Charger Championship

Ron Capps came into the NHRA Auto Club Finals with a large enough lead that many things would need to go wrong for him to not win the 2021 Funny Car Championship. While it certainly wasn’t the best outing for Capps and his Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat funny car team, his solid qualifying position and …

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Pedregon Wins in Vegas, Capps Nearly Locks Up a Mopar Title

Capps-Cruz Dodge Charger Finals

This past weekend, the funny car teams of the NHRA big leagues rolled into Las Vegas for the Dodge//SRT NHRA Nationals Presented By Pennzoil – the second-to-last stop on the 2021 season schedule and the second-to-last event on the road to the championship. Dodge Chager Hellcat Redeye funny car driver Ron Capps came into this …

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Ron Capps Inches Ahead of Matt Hagan in the NHRA Championship Race

Ron Capps Dodge Charger Hellcat Redeye Funny Car

The Don Schumacher Racing Dodge Charger Hellcat funny car drivers came into the NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals in Tennessee holding the top two spots in the championship race with just three events left on the schedule. Matt Hagan sat first, 33 points ahead of Ron Capps, while non-DSR Dodge Charger driver Cruz Pedregon was third, …

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Capps Beats Hagan in Hellcat Charger Duel at FallNationals

Ron Capps Dodge Charger Hellcat Wins FallNationals

This past weekend, the NHRA funny cars headed to the Texas Motorplex for the 2021 Texas FallNationals with Don Schumacher Racing team drivers Matt Hagan and Ron Capps holding the top two spots in the championship battle. It was already looking good for Team Mopar before the 20th event on the 2021 schedule, but the …

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Dodge Charger Drivers from 3 Teams Enter Funny Car Championship Chase

Ron Capps Dodge Charger

This past weekend, the 2021 NHRA Camping World Drag Series held its final event of the “regular” portion of the schedule, with 4 of the 11 drivers heading into the playoff portion of the schedule piloting Dodge Charger funny cars. In other words, there are 4 Dodge drivers within striking distance of the 2021 NHRA …

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Capps, Pruett Both Get 1st Win of 2021 at the Winternationals

Ron Capps and Leah Pruett

The Don Schumacher Racing team got off to a slow start this season, but the team drivers in both Funny Car and Top Fuel have been building momentum over the past few events. Ron Capps has routinely been one of the quicker cars in his class with his Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat funny car, he …

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