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Doug Kalitta

1964-08-20 (age 56)

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Hight, Torrence are champions, Kalitta, Beckman take Pomona wins

Robert Hight, Steve Torrence, Erica Enders and Andrew Hines are the 2019 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series champions, but Doug Kalitta, Jack Beckman, Jeg Couglin Jr. and Jianna Salinas scored the final wins of the season at Pomona.

C. Force, Kalitta, Gray and Hines secure No. 1 qualifiers at Carolina Nationals

Sunday's first-round pairings for eliminations for the 10th annual NHRA Carolina Nationals at zMax Dragway

C. Force, Kalitta, Skillman and Krawiec all preliminary leaders at Mile-high NHRA Nationals

Friday's results after the first day of qualifying for the 38th annual Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway, 14th of 24 events in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series

Hagan, Kalitta, Anderson and M. Smith secure No. 1 qualifiers Saturday in Norwalk

Mello Yello Series results Saturday from Norwalk, Ohio for the 11th annual Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals at Summit Racing Equipment Motorsports Park,

Kalitta, Hagan, Anderson and M. Smith preliminary leaders after Friday at Norwalk

Friday's results after the first two of four rounds of qualifying at Summit Racing Equipment Motorsports Park, 12th of 24 events in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series

Can Millican start a winning streak?

Was Clay Millican's brilliant and well-deserved first win last weekend at Bristol just the start of a hot streak? The Tennessean is showing great confidence in tuner Dave Grubnic, as Anne Proffit reports.

Kalitta, Wilkerson and Jeg Coughlin lead qualifying at the Thunder Valley Nationals

Friday's results after the first two of four rounds of qualifying for the 17th annual NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals at Bristol Dragway.

Capps scores third straight Funny Car victory 

Ron Capps raced to his third consecutive win at the 37th annual Lucas Oil NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway, as Steve Torrence, Bo Butner and LE Tonglet nailed the Top Fuel, Pro Stock and Pro Stock Motorcycle categories.

Torrence scores first win of season at Four-Wide Nationals

Steve Torrence raced his way to Top Fuel victory in the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals at Zmax Dragway, while Ron Capps, Chris McGaha and LE Tonglet conquered FC, PS and PSM categories respectively.

Pritchett, Capps and Butner conquer in SpringNationals

Leah Pritchett drove to her third NHRA Top Fuel victory of the season at Royal Purple Raceway in Baytown, Texas, as Ron Capps (Funny Car) and Bo Butner (Pro Stock) also prevailed at the fifth round of the year.

Erica Enders hopes for more great memories at 30th annual NHRA SpringNationals

Houston native and two-time Pro Stock World Champ, Erica Enders have a long list of great memories at Royal Purple Raceway

Brown, DeJoria seek first wins of 2017 in Vegas

NHRA Top Fuel, Funny Car and Pro Stock this weekend hit the Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway for the 18th annual Denso Spark Plugs NHRA Nationals as well as the K&N Horsepower Challenge for Pro Stock drivers. By Anne Proffit.

Schumacher, John Force take nitro wins at Gatornationals

Tony Schumacher raced to Top Fuel victory at the 48th Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals at Gainesville Raceway, with John Force (Funny Car), Shane Gray (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also claiming Wally Trophies.

J. Force, Schumacher, Line and Krawiec lead qualifying Friday at Gainesville Raceway

Friday's results after the first two of four rounds of qualifying for the 48th annual Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals at Gainesville Raceway

Good, bad and ugly dominate Gatornationals memories

This coming weekend’s 38th Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals at Gainesville, Florida marks some good, bad and ugly remembrances.

Wild horsepower at Wild Horse Pass

The second NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event on the 24-race calendar takes place at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park near Phoenix, Ariz. As Anne Proffit indicates, the smart money is on those who excelled in a preseason test here.

Pritchett, Hagan and Line win Pomona season-opener

Leah Pritchett earned the second Top Fuel victory of her career at the 57th annual Circle K NHRA Winternationals on Sunday as Matt Hagan and Jason Line clinched Funny Car and Pro Stock, respectively.

Kalitta, Hagan and Anderson lead qualifying Friday at the Circle K Winterationals

Friday's qualifying results for the 57th annual Circle K NHRA Winternationals at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona, first of 24 events in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series.

Courtney Force, Leah Pritchett lead nitro Spring Training

Courtney Force topped the Funny Car testers and Leah Pritchett headed Top Fuel runners at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park in Chandler, Ariz. as Nitro Spring Training came to an end.

Testing times for NHRA’s elite

Most nitro teams competing in the 2017 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series will gather for a test this week as they prepare for next week’s season-opener at Auto Club Raceway in Pomona, California. Anne Proffit looks ahead.

NHRA adjusts points system for 2017

The National Hot Rod Association is attempting to enhance competition for the finale of its 24-race Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season to try and push the championship deciders go to the last day of the finale.

Todd switches from Top Fuel to Funny Car as Kalitta shuffles lineup

Following Del Worsham’s departure, team owner Connie Kalitta has made significant changes to the format of his team, the most significant of these being Top Fuel winner JR Todd’s switch to the Funny Car category.

Capps, Line, Savoie take titles; Kalitta, Johnson Jr., Anderson, Smith earn wins

Ron Capps (Funny Car), Jason Line (Pro Stock) and Jerry Savoie (Pro Stock Motorcycle) claimed NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series championships at Pomona, to join Antron Brown (Top Fuel) in the 2016 elite.

Ron Capps clinches Funny Car World Championship

J.R. Todd, Jack Beckman, Jason Line and Jerry Savoie are No. 1 qualifiers at Auto Club NHRA finals

Joy and drama in Sin City

There was plenty to celebrate at the NHRA Toyota Nationals in Las Vegas – not just titles won but also great escapes. By Anne Proffit.

Brown earns Top Fuel title, Force takes Funny Car win

John Force beat daughter Courtney to Funny Car victory in Las Vegas, but while Steve Torrence took Top Fuel honors on the day, Antron Brown did enough to clinch his third NHRA championship.

Titles in the balance in Vegas

NHRA could see champions crowned this weekend but the title favorites are trying not think about it, as Anne Proffit reports.

Brown and Hagan conquer Texas

Antron Brown furthered his points lead in Top Fuel by racing to victory at the AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals, as Matt Hagan, Drew Skillman and Eddie Krawiec also ran out winners in the 22nd of 24 events in the NHRA season.

Capps and Kalitta aim to shake ‘eternal bridesmaid’ tags

With four races left in the 2016 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series, can nitro heroes Ron Capps and Doug Kalitta land their first titles in Funny Car and Top Fuel respectively? Anne Proffit reports.

Hight, Crampton, Anderson and Ellis lead qualifying Friday at Midwest Nationals

Friday's results after the first two of four rounds of qualifying for the fifth annual NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park

Antron Brown, John Force start Countdown in winning style

Antron Brown scored his fifth Top Fuel win of the year in the NHRA Carolina Nationals at in Concord, N.C., as John Force (Funny Car), Jason Line (Pro Stock) and Chip Ellis (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also clocked wins.

Kalitta, Johnson Jr., Anderson and Sampey secure No. 1 qualifiers Saturday at Carolina Nationals

Sunday's first-round pairings for eliminations for the ninth annual NHRA Carolina Nationals at zMax Dragway,

Johnson Jr., Kalitta, Line and Savoie lead qualifying at the Carolina Nationals

Friday's results after the first two of four rounds of qualifying for the ninth annual NHRA Carolina Nationals at zMax Dragway.

U.S. Nationals drama is a taster of what’s to come

The Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals is a huge event in and of itself, but it also set the field for the six-race Countdown to the 2016 Championship. Annie Proffit looks ahead.

Torrence, Worsham, Butner and Savoie lead friday qualifying at Sonoma Nationals in Wine Country

Friday's results after the first two of four rounds of qualifying for the 29th annual Toyota NHRA Sonoma Nationals at Sonoma Raceway,

Denver starts demanding three weeks for NHRA racers

Last month’s four races in four weeks was good preparation for the start of NHRA’s grueling three-race Western Swing, which takes this series on a hegira of great (literal) magnitude. Anne Proffit previews.

Force, Capps, Gray and Smith lead qualifying at Route 66 Raceway in Chicago

Friday's results after the first two of four rounds of qualifying for the 19th annual K&N Route 66 NHRA Nationals at Route 66 Raceway,

Kalitta, Worsham, Anderson, Krawiec race to qualifying leads at NHRA Nationals

Sunday's first-round pairings for eliminations for the Tenth annual Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals at Summit Racing Equipment Motorsports Park.

Kalitta, Worsham, Anderson, and Krawiec race to qualifying lead at NHRA Nationals

Friday's results after the first two of four rounds of qualifying for the 10th annual NHRA Nationals at Summit Racing Equipment Motorsports Park.

Torrence, Capps and Line sprint to No. 1 qualifiers at Thunder Valley Nationals

Sunday's first-round pairings for eliminations for the 16th annual NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals at Bristol Dragway, the 11th of 24 events in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series.

Capps, Torrence and Line race to qualifying leads Friday at Thunder Valley Nationals

Friday's results after the first two of four rounds of qualifying for the 16th annual NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals at Bristol Dragway,

Kalitta scores third straight Top Fuel victory

Doug Kalitta’s victory roll continued at Heartland Park Topeka’s at the NHRA Kansas Nationals, as Matt Hagan conquered Funny Car for a second straight week and Jason Line took Pro Stock.

Hagan takes first victory of 2016 in Atlanta

Matt Hagan scored his first win of the season as Doug Kalitta conquered Top Fuel and Jason Line and Eddie Krawiec won Pro Stock and Pro Stock Motorcycle classes at the NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway.

Courtney Force takes first Funny Car win since 2014

Force defeated top FC qualifier Tim Wilkerson to put her Camaro on top, as Doug Kalitta (Top Fuel) and Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) also earned wins at the NHRA SpringNationals near Houston, sixth race of the season.

Torrence, Wilkerson and Anderson lead qualifying at SpringNationals

Mello Yello Drag Racing series results Friday from Houston, Texas

Capps, Kalitta and Butner top qualifying at Phoenix

Pomona winner Ron Capps took the No. 1 qualifying position in Funny Car on Saturday while Doug Kalitta headed Top Fuel and Bo Butner remained top dog in Pro Stock.

Beckman and Schumacher set the pace Friday at NHRA Nitro Spring Training

Top Fuel and Funny Car teams are utilizing the four-day pre-season test session to prepare for the season-opening at Pomona in Southern California.

Dixon, Beckman, Anderson and Savoie lead qualifying at Midwest Nationals

Friday's results after the first two of four rounds of qualifying for the Fourth annual, 20th of 24 events in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series.

Next Top Fuel learning experience for Dave Connolly comes at Mile-High NHRA Nationals

Dave Connolly’s next major learning experience takes place at a critical time.

Hagan, Massey, Gray and Arana Jr. take qualifying leads at NHRA Nationals in Norwalk

Spencer Massey raced to a track record time of 3.741 at 323.74 to lead Top Fuel qualifying.

Top Fuel’s J.R. Todd ready for breaks to go his way at NHRA New England Nationals

Todd’s 10,000-horsepower Red Line Oil/Kalitta Air dragster has performed well on multiple occasions, and now is the moment to win...

Traxxas Nitro Shootout fields nearly full

The NHRA Traxxas Nitro Shootout awards $100,000 to the winners in both the Top Fuel and Funny Car events.

Kalitta, Capps and Enders-Stevens triumph in Houston

Doug Kalitta passes Don Garlits on Top Fuel wins.

Reigning rookie of the year Richie Crampton off to fast start heading to Houston

The reigning rookie of the year hasn’t lost a first-round matchup through five races in 2015 !

Torrence looking forward to Texas race in NHRA

Top Fuel driver wants to end losing streak at home.