NHRA's Tim Wilkerson's Funny Car engine explodes
NHRA's Funny Car driver Tim Wilkerson had 2 valves simultaneously fail causing a massive engine detonation and severe damage to the body of his race car. Tim Wilkerson walked away from the incident today at the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Southern Nationals.
Antron Brown NHRA Top Fuel crash at Pomona Winter Nationals
In the second round of eliminations, 2012 world champion Antron Brown's Matco Tools dragster went out of control and crashed near the finish line. Brown emerged from the crashed car under his own power and was checked and released by NHRA emergency services officials. He received only very minor injuries in the incident. "I am feeling good," Brown said. "I've got some scrapes on my legs, and my back is a little sore, but overall, I feel good.
NHRA's Antron Brown Escapes Injury in Spectacular Crash
Matco Tools Top Fuel driver Antron Brown's engine explodes as he crosses the finish line in spectacular fashion. Antron was uninjured in the incident and walked away. The pass qualified him in the No. 2 position at the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Southern Nationals.