Dramatic moves all around top four classes have drag racing world buzzing.
NHRA Funny Car points leader Jack Beckman had an eventful run on Thursday when his engine blew up and turned the body of his car into shrapnel.
Jack Beckman, Ron Capps face off in hotly contested battle for the NHRA Funny Car championship this weekend at Pomona.
With his win at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Troy Coughlin became an NHRA champion in the Pro Stock category for the first time.
With the championships all but decided for Pro Stock and Pro Stock Motorcycles, the nitro classes will be in the spotlight for the NHRA season finale at Pomona.