INDIANAPOLIS, (September 4, 2022) – In addition to securing his first NHRA U.S. Nationals Funny Car pole, Ron Capps defeated Matt Hagan in the final round of the inaugural Pep Boys All-Star Call Out race on Sunday evening at Indianapolis Raceway Park. Aboard the NAPA AutoCare Toyota GR Supra, Capps clocked a 3.936-second at 330.47-mph
Driver of the NAPA AutoCare Toyota GR Supra Funny Car Indianapolis Event Highlights: Two-time runner-up (2017, 2021) 2021 Indianapolis Recap: Qualified sixth; Event runner-up (defeated Justin Schriefer in E1, Robert Hight in E2, Alexis DeJoria in E3; defeated by Tim Wilkerson in E4) Last Event (Brainerd): Qualified fourth; Event runner-up (defeated John Force in E1,
BRAINERD, Minn. (August 2021, 2022) – Two-time and defending NHRA Funny Car world champion Ron Capps advanced to the final round for the fourth time during the 2022 Camping World Series season on Sunday, powering to a runner-up finish at the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals. Starting from the No. 4 seed, Capps’ march to the
Driver of the NAPA AUTO PARTS Toyota GR Supra Funny Car Brainerd Event Highlights: Six-time event champion (1998, 2001, 2012-2014, 2019) Three-time runner-up (1997, 2009, 2011) 2000 No. 1 qualifier 2021 Brainerd Recap: Qualified seventh; Quarterfinal finish (defeated John Force in E1; defeated by Cruz Pedregon in E2) Last Event (Topeka): Qualified ninth; Quarterfinal finish (defeated
This year has been one of amazing achievements for Ron Capps. In his second reign over the Funny Car class, he debuted as a team owner, advanced to the finals in the season-opener, won two races, forged an alliance with Toyota to drive one of its brand-new Supra entries, as the so-called regular season rushes
Driver of the NAPA AUTO PARTS Toyota GR Supra Funny Car Topeka Event Highlights: Four-time event champion (1998, 2006, 2009, 2017) Two-time runner-up (2000, 2012) 2021 Topeka Recap: Qualified ninth; Quarterfinal finish (defeated Chad Green in E1; defeated by J.R. Todd in E2) Last Event (Seattle): Qualified eighth; First round exit (defeated by Robert Hight
KENT, Wash. (July 31, 2022) – With only two races remaining between the NHRA Northwest Nationals and the U.S. Nationals, the final event of the NHRA’s ‘regular season,’ the Ron Capps Motorsports team used Seattle’s three qualifying rounds to help prepare them for the upcoming Indianapolis event and the six-race Countdown to the Championship playoffs.
Driver of the NAPA AUTO PARTS Toyota GR Supra Funny Car Seattle Event Highlights: Four-time event champion Funny Car (1998, 2016, 2018) Top Fuel (1995) Five-time runner-up (2001, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2019) Two-time No. 1 qualifier (1997, 2012) 2019 Seattle Recap: Qualified seventh; Event runner-up (defeated Tim Wilkerson in E1, J.R. Todd in E2, Matt