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

CAPPS POWERS NAPA DODGE TO RUNNER-UP FINISH IN HOUSTON

34th annual SpringNationals

Ron Capps rocketed to a runner-up finish during his 127th career final round on Monday afternoon at the rain-delayed Mopar Express Lane NHRA SpringNationals Presented by Pennzoil. Capps’ march to the final began by keeping his 2021 streak of top-five qualifying positions alive with a 3.941-second pass aboard the NAPA AUTO PARTS Dodge Charger SRT

CAPPS ON WRONG END OF GOOD DRAG RACE IN CHARLOTTE

Ron Capps NHRA

Flying the chrome blue Pennzoil Synthetics/NAPA AUTO PARTS colors on his Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat, Ron Capps was looking to break through for his first win of the 2021 season at the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals in Concord, N.C. A stellar qualifying performance yielded bonus points and a No. 3 starting position, but Capps found himself

CAPPS AND NAPA TEAM RACE TO QUARTERFINAL FINISH IN ATLANTA

2021 NHRA Southern Nationals

Ron Capps returned to Atlanta Dragway as the defending NHRA Southern Nationals Funny Car event champion and was looking to claim one last Wally from ‘Georgia’s House of Speed’ at the final running of the event. After a No. 1 qualifier at the season-opener and a final elimination quad appearance at the previous event, Capps

CAPPS ADVANCES TO FINAL QUAD AT NHRA FOUR-WIDE NATIONALS

Denso Spark Plugs Four-Wide Nationals

It’s been nearly two years since the NHRA last contested a four-wide style event, which features four lanes of side-by-side drag racing action instead of the traditional two. Ron Capps and the NAPA AUTO PARTS Funny Car team overcame a rough start to the weekend by securing a No. 4 qualifying position to begin race