CAPPS REBOUNDS WITH POINTS LEAD IN CHARLOTTE

2021 DeWalt NHRA Carolina Nationals

NAPA AUTO PARTS Funny Car pilot Ron Capps began his race weekend at zMAX Dragway occupying the No. 3 spot in the Countdown to the Championship standings, and after rocketing to the second-quickest run of Q3 and advancing into the semifinals on race day, Capps and the NAPA team jumped to the top of the

CAPPS REACHES QUARTERFINALS AT FIRST NHRA PLAYOFF EVENT

2021 Mopar Express Lane NHRA Nationals

Despite a strong start to the weekend which included a session-best run on Saturday, Ron Capps fell to his teammate in round two of eliminations in an exciting side-by-side drag race at Maple Grove Raceway at the first event of the 2021 NHRA Countdown to the Championship. 2016 Funny Car world champion Capps entered Maple

CAPPS CLINCHES NO. 1 SEED TO START NHRA COUNTDOWN TO THE CHAMPIONSHIP

2021 NHRA U.S. Nationals

Aboard the NAPA AUTO PARTS Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Funny Car, Ron Capps raced to a runner-up finish at the Dodge//SRT NHRA U.S. Nationals and successfully clinched the ‘regular season’ championship to start the Countdown to the Championship playoffs from the No. 1 position. Capps began his march to the finals by qualifying his 11,000-horsepower

CAPPS SETTLES FOR QUARTERFINALS FINISH AT BRAINERD

2021 Lucas NHRA Nationals

Ron Capps started race day at the NHRA Brainerd Nationals in Brainerd, Minn., from the seventh seed, and faced John Force in the opening round of eliminations. After posting a 3.953 E.T. to defeat the winningest Funny Car driver of all time, Capps squared off against Cruz Pedregon in the quarterfinals. Once again, Capps was

CAPPS BECOMES FIRST FUNNY CAR DRIVER TO CLINCH 2021 COUNTDOWN BERTH

Menards NHRA Heartland Nationals

By qualifying for the Menards NHRA Nationals at Heartland Motorsports Park, NAPA AUTO PARTS Funny Car pilot Ron Capps became the first Funny Car driver to clinch a spot in the 2021 Countdown to the Championship playoffs. He is on track to finish in the top ten for the 17th consecutive season and has earned

CAPPS RACES TO VICTORY IN POMONA, TAKES OVER FUNNY CAR POINTS LEAD

Ron Capps Wins 2021 NHRA Pomona WinterNationals

Ron Capps broke through to drive his 11,000-horsepower NAPA AUTO PARTS Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat to victory for the first time in 2021. He posted a 4.151-second at 297.75 mph pass to earn his 66th Funny Car trophy, and 67th overall. Prior to Sunday, Capps had come close to tasting victory with his new Dean

CAPPS CONTINUES IMPRESSIVE 2021 QUALIFYING STREAK, EARNS SEMIFINAL FINISH IN DENVER

2021 Mile High Nationals

Ron Capps’ impressive 2021 streak of qualifying fifth or better continued at the Dodge//SRT Mile-High NHRA Nationals presented by Pennzoil. He began his weekend at Bandimere Speedway aka ‘thunder mountain’ by roaring to the third-quickest pass of Q1 which helped him to secure the No. 4 seed to start race day. For the third race

CAPPS ADVANCES TO SEMIS FROM POLE AT NORWALK

14th annual Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals

Ron Capps and the NAPA AUTO PARTS Funny Car team have been quick and consistent all season, and they maintained their ‘class best’ qualifying average at the NHRA Norwalk Nationals by earning the coveted No. 1 qualifying spot. Starting from the pole for the 27th time in his career and second time in 2021, Capps