ROBERT HIGHT TAKES HIS WELD DRAGLITE EQUIPPED MUSTANG TO WINNER’S CIRCLE AT CHEVROLET PERFORMANCE NHRA U.S. NATIONALS
For the third time in his eight year career, Robert Hight and the Auto Club Ford Mustang have won the most prestigious race on the NHRA Mello Yello Series, the 59th annual Chevrolet Performance NHRA U.S. Nationals. Hight was rolling on our retro Draglite front runner wheels as he defeated Jack Beckman in the final round 4.111 seconds to 6.072 seconds. Robert also clinched his spot in the NHRA Countdown to the Championship.
WELD DELTA-1 ALL PRO STOCK FINAL AT THE CHEVROLET PERFORMANCE NHRA U.S. NATIONALS
On a holeshot, Mike Edwards drove his Interstate Batteries Camaro to victory over V. Gaine’s Kendall Dodge Avenger in what was a rematch of the Lucas Oil NHRA U.S. Nationals at Brainerd, Minn. Both of these Pro Stockers run our revolutionary DELTA-1 wheels and this victory is Edwards sixth of 2013 and the 40th of his career.
WELD WHEELS CLEAN HOUSE IN THE SPORTSMAN CLASSES AT THE “BIG GO”!
Weld Racing cleaned house in the Sportsman classes at this year’s Chevrolet Performance NHRA U.S. Nationals as winners in six of the eight contested divisions were rolling on our wheels. Congrats to Frank Manzo/Top Alcohol Funny Car, Mike Janis/Pro Mod, Todd Frantz/Super Stock, Mike Plourd/Stock Eliminator, Frank Kohutek/Super Comp and Phillip Smida/Super Gas. These guys drove like champions through numerous rounds of some of toughest competition to win their well-deserved “Wally”.