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Julie Adams ~ Super Pro Champion

Super Pro is by far the most diverse of the Sunoco series held at Woodburn Dragstrip.  In it’s history, dating back to the late 1970’s, no driver has ever earned back-to-back championships. Drivers have come close, most recently with Devon Hilton finishing 3rd in his championship defense year. How would Loretta McCool do defending her [...]



Steve Stuart ~ Pro Champion

The Pro bracket category features cars that dial-in at 9.00 to 13.99, and are allowed the assistance of a transbrake.  At the first event of the season, which was held April 6th, John LaRoche defeated former NHRA Division 6 Stock Champion Joe Sorensen in the final after Sorensen broke out by .018 at the finish [...]



Jerry Durant Jr ~ Sportsman Champion

If you’ve been paying attention to the Season in Reviews so far, you’d realize that this driver enjoyed a very successful year.  We could take up an entire page to list this driver’s accomplishments! Multiple-time Division 6 Champion, 9-time Woodburn Dragstrip Track Champion, first person in Woodburn Dragstrip history with 3 Championships in the same [...]



Don DePeel ~ Motorcycle Champion

For the second consecutive year, this racer earned the championship in the ET Motorcycle category.  It’s been five years since somebody has won back-to-back in the Motorcycle class.  This rider did it fantastic fashion as well, winning out the last two points races to sneak into the lead by one round.  To cap off the [...]



Kacee Pitts ~ High School Champion

In the Wilson’s NAPA High School category, racers who begin 2014 in High School are eligible to compete for race honors.  At the first event, Kacee Pitts won due to a red light start from Jacob McGarry, who was too quick by -.046.  The second points event, which was held on May 24th, showcased a [...]



Taylor Toftemark ~ Jr Lightning Champion

Halfway through the 2014 season, the Jr Lightning category looked to be a fight for the ages, with six driver’s within striking distance of the point’s lead. However, that would only last until the conclusion of the next race, when your eventual champion won two of the three races held in the month of June, [...]



Alisha Miller ~ World of Speed Jr Thunder Champion

Similar to stats from the last story, where if a driver in the Jr Dragster category wins the first two races they have been 5/5 on winning the championship in the past, there is also a new statistic I must tell you. If a driver wins six of the nine events that are held in [...]



Ramon Vincent ~ World of Speed Jr Storm Champion

After a rookie season that showed 10 Round Wins, as well as 1 win and 1 Runner-Up, this driver took off in the 2014 season. Finishing with a runner-up at the first race, this racer then took off in the middle of the season. During a six race streak, this racer had four event wins, [...]



John Masterman ~ Super Shifter Champion

The Super Shifter class this year featured a three-way fight-for-the-championship at the final race of the season.  With three racers remaining in the hunt, and those three all advancing to the semi-finals, it would come down to the last round of the season to determine the champion.
At the first completed event of the season, the [...]



Steve Marcus ~ Dragster/Roadster Champion

The Dragster/Roadster class is one that featured one of the more exciting finals of the year, where the final round featured first and second in the points standings, with the winner earning the championship.
With unfortunate weather at the first two events, the third event of the year is when the action really kicked off. At [...]