In 135 starts at Pocono Raceway, RCR team owner Richard Childress has two wins, both with Dale Earnhardt, who won on July 19, 1987 and July 18, 1993. Additionally, RCR has earned one pole award, 16 top-five and 53 top-10 finishes with 599 laps led at the uniquely-shaped, three-turn track. Childress, a former driver in NASCAR's top division, contributed two of those top-10 finishes under the RCR banner.
With a new engine that will arrive in time for this weekend's O'Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Northwest Nationals, Pro Stock driver Larry Morgan is ready to turn his luck around this season at Pacific Raceways.
After posting another semifinal appearance last weekend in Sonoma, GEICO/Lucas Oil Top Fuel driver Richie Crampton turns his focus to the next stop on the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series tour, the 27th annual O'Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Northwest Nationals, Aug. 1-3, at Pacific Raceways.
Dan Fletcher worked his way through eliminations in not just one but two classes at the 27th Annual NHRA Sonoma Nationals. Fletcher, Churchville, N.Y., defended the title from last year in Stock Eliminator by beating Brent Calvert, Lancaster, Calif.
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