Pre-Race NHRA Winternationals

Ron Capps

“To say this is the most excited I’ve ever felt heading into the Winternationals would be an understatement. Obviously, 1997, making my debut as a rookie driving for Don ‘the Snake’ Prudhomme was pretty exciting and overwhelming, but coming into this season as a team owner and driver, and defending our championship, and then you

Ron Capps Ready to Juggle Team Ownership-Driving Roles

Ron Capps and Napa

BROWNSBURG, Ind. (February 7, 2022) – When two-time and defending NHRA world champion Ron Capps straps into his NAPA AUTO PARTS Funny Car during the PRO Nitro Spring Training test session this week, it will mark the first time he hits the track as both a team owner and driver. For the past 27 years,

CHE Precision Inc. Selected as Official High-Performance Valve Train Component Supplier for Ron Capps Motorsports

Ron Capps and CHE

BROWNSBURG, Ind. (December 28, 2021) – Ron Capps’ championship-winning crew chiefs Dean ‘Guido’ Antonelli and John Medlen are highly-regarded as among the ‘best of the best’ in the world of NHRA Drag Racing, and as they work alongside the new team owner/driver to assemble the recently-launched Ron Capps Motorsports operation, they are intent on being ultra-selective

2021 NHRA FUNNY CAR WORLD CHAMP RON CAPPS ANNOUNCES FORMATION OF RON CAPPS MOTORSPORTS

Ron Capps World Champion

Ron Capps has been teasing the news for weeks, but on Friday afternoon at the Performance Racing Industry Trade Show in Indianapolis, the reigning and two-time NHRA Funny Car world champion made it official, announcing the launch of Ron Capps Motorsports, a new NHRA race team with Capps pulling double-duty, serving as team owner and

CAPPS CROWNED 2021 NHRA FUNNY CAR WORLD CHAMPION

CAPPS CROWNED 2021 NHRA FUNNY CAR WORLD CHAMPION

Don Schumacher Racing driver Ron Capps was crowned the 2021 NHRA Camping World Series Funny Car champion on Sunday during the NHRA Finals at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona in Southern California. Capps, pilot of the NAPA AUTO PARTSDodge Charger SRT Hellcat, clinched his second Funny Car title to capture championship No. 19 for Don

CAPPS RACES TO RUNNER-UP FINISH IN VEGAS, WIDENS CHAMPIONSHIP POINTS LEAD

21th annual Dodge SRT Nationals presented by Pennzoil

Ron Capps is chasing his second Funny Car world championship and Don Schumacher Racing’s 19th series title, and by powering to a runner-up finish at the Dodge//SRT NHRA Nationals Presented by Pennzoil, Capps extended his lead to 58 points over his No. 2 ranked teammate, Matt Hagan, departing the penultimate event of the 2021 NHRA

CAPPS CLINCHES 800TH ROUND WIN AND MOVES INTO FUNNY CAR POINTS LEAD

Ron Capps 800 Round Wins

After racing to victory at the most recent event on the NHRA tour, Ron Capps entered the Thunder Valley Nationals looking to go back-to-back with consecutive Sunday wins, and add to his record five Bristol Dragway Funny Car triumphs. Capps led Don Schumacher Racing in qualifying by clocking the second-quickest Funny Car pass on Saturday

CAPPS RANKED NO. 2 AFTER THIRD OF SEVEN PLAYOFF EVENTS

10th Annual NHRA Midwest Nationals

Ron Capps put on a stellar performance throughout qualifying during the NHRA Midwest Nationals, earning  the No. 2 qualifying position to start race day.. During Sunday’s elimination rounds, Capps’ NAPA Dodge continued to impress, clocking two sub-four second passes, but he suffered a rare holeshot loss in the quarterfinals, ending his day early. Championship-contender Capps