drag racing

John Force, driver of the Castrol GTX High Mileage Ford  (Photo by Rusty Jarrett/Getty Images for NASCAR)

Force Still Funny Car’s Driving Force At 64

A man who has three grandchildren and is three months away from retirement age, he’s still blowing past the much-younger competition at 320 mph.

02/21/2014

John Force, driver of the Castrol GTX High Mileage Ford  (Photo by Rusty Jarrett/Getty Images for NASCAR)

64-Year-Old John Force Wins 16th NHRA Title

John Force won his record 16th Funny Car season title Sunday, beating daughter Courtney Force in the final round in the NHRA Toyota Nationals.

10/28/2013

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Wet Roads, Not Racing, Caused Deadly Crash

Dallas Police are clarifying what was at first thought to be a death caused by an illegal drag racing incident Thursday.

01/27/2012

Witnesses said that a Dallas car crash was the result of street racing on November 29, 2011. (credit: KTVT/KTXA)

After 2 Deaths, DPD Has New Street Racing Warnings

Drag racing teens have been around as long as cars have been on the road. But Dallas police say they are alarmed at the increasing number of drag racing accidents involving death or injury.

01/11/2012