Top NHRA National Event Winners by ProQuest

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                ost race fans already know that John Force is                       NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, where Frank Manzo
                the most successful driver in NHRA history                          is far and away the sport’s most successful racer with 84
                with 126 wins and that Tony Schumacher                              national event victories along with his 102 divisional wins.             PRO STOCK
(61), Warren Johnson (96), and the late Dave Schultz (45)                           In Comp, David Rampy has twice as many wins (59) as
are the respective leaders in Top Fuel, Pro Stock, and Pro                          second-place David Nickens (29). It’s also interesting to note           Warren Johnson . . . . . . . 96
Stock Motorcycle. But how many know that Doug Kalitta                               that numerous drivers are included on multiple lists,                    Bob Glidden. . . . . . . . . . . 85
and Cory McClenathan are tied for sixth place with 31 wins                          including Dan Fletcher. Fletcher is not only the current                 Greg Anderson. . . . . . . . . 60
apiece or that it takes 18 wins to make the top 10 in Top Fuel                      leader in Super Stock and Stock but is also rapidly climbing             Jeg Coughlin . . . . . . . . . . 48
and Funny Car and 20 wins in Pro Stock?                                             the ladder in Comp, scoring all 10 of his wins in a two-year             Kurt Johnson . . . . . . . . . . 39
   Reviewing the top 10 lists for each NHRA category                                span. Heading into the 2010 season, here are the top 10                  Darrell Alderman . . . . . . . 28
reveals a lot of interesting information, particularly in the                       national event winners in each NHRA eliminator.                          Lee Shepherd . . . . . . . . . 26
                                                                                                                                                             Jim Yates. . . . . . . . . . . . . 25
TOP FUEL                                                                                                                                                     Dave Connolly . . . . . . . . . 21
                                                  FUNNY CAR                                                                                                  Mike Edwards . . . . . . . . . 20
   Tony Schumacher . . . . . . . 61                                                                                                                          Jason Line. . . . . . . . . . . . 20
   Joe Amato . . . . . . . . . . . . 52                John Force . . . . . . . . . . . 126
   Larry Dixon. . . . . . . . . . . . 48               Tony Pedregon . . . . . . . . . 43
   Kenny Bernstein . . . . . . . . 39                  Don Prudhomme. . . . . . . . 35
   Don Garlits . . . . . . . . . . . . 35              Kenny Bernstein . . . . . . . . 30
   Doug Kalitta . . . . . . . . . . . 31               Ron Capps . . . . . . . . . . . . 29
   Cory McClenathan . . . . . . 31                     Cruz Pedregon . . . . . . . . . 26
   Gary Scelzi . . . . . . . . . . . . 25              Del Worsham . . . . . . . . . . 25
   Gary Beck. . . . . . . . . . . . . 19               Whit Bazemore . . . . . . . . . 20
   Brandon Bernstein . . . . . . 18                    Ed McCulloch . . . . . . . . . . 18
   Darrell Gwynn. . . . . . . . . . 18                 Mark Oswald . . . . . . . . . . 18


PRO STOCK MOTORCYCLE
                                                                                           STOCK                             COMP                                SUPER STOCK
   Dave Schultz . . . . . . . . . . 44       Antron Brown . . . . . . . . . . 16
   Angelle Sampey . . . . . . . . 41         Craig Treble . . . . . . . . . . . 14            Dan Fletcher . . . . . 17       David Rampy . . . . . 59               Dan Fletcher . . . . . 36
   John Myers. . . . . . . . . . . . 33      Matt Smith . . . . . . . . . . . . 10            Al Corda . . . . . . . . 14 
								
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