Nostalgia Top Fuel Drivers and Teams

Great Expectations III #379

Driver: Tyler Hilton
Owner: Robert and Tyler Hilton
Crew Chief: Robert Hilton
Car Chief: Alison Lee
Chassis: 2012 Horton
Engine: 427 CI Ross Racing Engines Aluminum Big Block Chevrolet
City: Cincinnati, Ohio / The Plains, Virginia
Crew: Tony Lombardi, Ross Lombardi, J.Thomas, Alison Lee
Sponsors: Ray Godman Enterprises, Ross Racing Engines, Horton Race Cars, Hartman Machine Works, Crower, Red Line, The Blower Shop, Brodix

High Speed Motorsports #781

Driver: Mendy Fry
Owner: Tom Shelar 1959-2019 RIP
Crew Chiefs: Tom Shelar, Sean Bellemeur
Chassis: ’04 Stirling
Engine: Donovan 417
City: Anaheim, CA
Crew: Rick Shelar, Walt Stevens, Donnie Ho, Pete Palumbo, Frankie Hedge, Jr., Darrel Reid, Arlene Eliason, Larry Shelar
Sponsors: MasterCam, Cad/Cam Consulting, SilverThin, High Speed Heat Treating, Donovan, A&A Precision Machining, The Blower Shop, Webster Cylinder Heads
Website: High Speed Motorsports

Young Guns #380

Driver/Owner: Jimi Young
Crew Chief: Jimi Young
Car Chief: Brian Spencer
Chassis: CARE Facilities Race Cars
Engine: 400 c.i. Chrysler
City: Salem, Wisconsin
Crew: Jason Young, Steve McClain, Vic Gray, Dave Keister, Gerry Hangey, Ryan Puidokas
Sponsors: Jesel, American Metal Craft, Franks Flying Service, M/H Tires, Fowler Superchargers

KMA Circuit Breaker #706

Driver: Pete Wittenberg
Owner: Pete Wittenberg, Leroy Shaver
Crew Chief: Pete Kaiser
Chassis: Sterling/Shaver
Engine: 417 CI Donovan Hemi
City: Fruitland Park, FL
Crew: Todd Fields,Colin Hake, Joe and Sara Hamilton,Shayne Stewart, Bobby Sutton, Sara Foss, Gnatalie Foss, Steve La Cotte, Riley
Sponsors: Plumbing Concepts, leadsintosales.com, kmatopfuel.com, Pete’s Rod and Custom, Centerline Welding
Website: www.kmatopfuel.com

Spirit of Tulsa #400

Driver: Paul “Nobody” Schultz
Owner: Paul J. Schultz
Crew Chief: Larry Rogers
Car Chief: Ron Dudley
Chassis: Stirling
Engine: Donovan 417 CI Chrysler Hemi
City: Tulsa, Oklahoma
Crew: J.W. Timmerman
Sponsors: Schultz Electric Service

Running Wild #7188

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Driver: Brendan Murry
Owner: Brendan Murry
Crew Chief: Duane Christan
Chassis: 2010 Rooman
Engine: TFX 426 hemi, 408 CI
City: San Jose, CA
Crew: Karen Oie, Duane Christian, “Tinkerbell” Dave Giles, Ron Davison, “Jungle” Mike Quick, Dole Dow, Candiance Williams, Cole Ruchonett, Jordan Hardie
Sponsors: Victor Aviation, SCE Gaskets Arias pistons, Stockton Yellow cab, Dennis Mariani, The Blower Shop, East West Clutch, racecarparts.com, Simpson, PPG Automotive Finish, Trick Titanium, RBS Superchargers, DJ Safety, Victory Machine, Ferrea Valves, Akerly & Childs, Mile High Cranks, Billet Fabrication, Jet Car Bob Smith, Weld Wheels, NGK Spark Plugs
Website: racecarparts.com

Forever Young #7238

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Driver: Bret Williamson
Owner: Mike Fuller
Crew Chief: Mike Fuller
Chassis: Uyehara
Engine: Donovan
City: Pleasanton, CA
Crew: Clay Frakes, Dave Uyehara, Henry Walther, John Rodeck
Sponsors: Mountain Cascade

Overtime Special #701

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Driver: Rick McGee
Owner: Darryl Tedford
Crew Chief: Darrell Tedford, Rick McGee, T.J. Eastham
Chassis: 2010 Uyehara
Engine: Donovan 406 c.i.
City: Exeter, CA
Crew: TJ Eastham, Bryan Sumpter, Melvin Cardoza,”Crazy Larry” Merriott, Michael McGee, Trevor Hester, Tyler Hester
Sponsors: Hanna Trucking, Cardoza Bros., Dan Dan The Termite Man, Roger Vout, System One, Autolite

Larry Gocha #6437

Driver: Larry Gocha
Owners: Larry and Darla Gocha
Crew Chief: Brad Fields
Chassis: Uyehara
Engine: Donovan Hemi
City: Flushing, MI
Crew: Craig Rosencrantz, Greg Hynes, Chris Beauvais, Jason Musselman, Matt Gocha, Michelle Coleman, Rod Fields, Darla Gocha
Sponsors: Darla Gocha, Jim Young, Stephen McClain, Bill Lewis Lettering, Flint Auto Upholstery.

Island Nitro Xibitionist #600

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Driver/Owner: Phil Ruskowski
Crew Chief: Phil and Cam
Chassis: Murf McKinney
Engine: Small Block Chevrolet
City: Victoria, Bristish Columbia
Crew: Vicki Hall, Campbell Thomson, Scott Tucker, Gary Stossel, Steve Martins, Steve Reid, Mike Repas
Sponsors: Trotac Marine, Lucas Oil Products, Lordco Auto Parts, Autolite Spark Plugs, Whiplash Custom Paint, Phil’s Auto Service

Nitro Hemi #752

Driver/Owner: Dusty Green
Crew Chief: Dusty Green
Chassis: ’04 Neal & Parks
Engine: Rodeck Hemi
City: Pleasant Hill, California
Crew: Kevin Morrow, Celia Felix Green
Sponsors: NGK Spark Plugs, M&H Tires, Lucas Oil

Irish Car Bomb #300

Irish Car Bomb #300
Driver/Owner: Tim Cullinan
Crew Chief: Tim Cullinan
Engine: Late Model Chrysler Hemi
City: Chicago, Illinois

Atlanta Speed Shop #215

Driver/Owner: Julius Hughes
Crew Chief: Julius Hughes
Engine: Keith Black Hemi
City: Gainesville, Georgia
Sponsors: Atlanta Speed Shop

Tri State Top Fuel #326H

Driver: Joey Haas
Owners: Steve & Ernie McClain
Crew Chief: Jim Young
Chassis: Bob Jinkens
Engine: 413 CI big block Chevrolet
City: Elkton Maryland
Crew: Victory Gray, Ed Reckhammer

J&J Motorsports #3000

Driver/Owner: Jason Greenwood
Crew Chief: Jason Greenwood
Chassis: 2010 Stirling
Engine: 426 Hemi
City: Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin
Crew: T. John Greenwood, Mel VanDenBerg, Chad VanDenBerg, Toby VanDenBerg, Taylor VanDenBerg, Nic Mianecki, Jared Rosienski, Glen Bosch, Curt McNally, Cory DeBauch
Sponsors: AMI Information Systems

Neil & White #7131

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Driver: Rick White
Owner: Chuck Neal
Crew Chief: Chuck Neal
Chassis: ’06 Hansen
Engine: Rodeck 417
City: San Diego, CA
Crew: Brad White, Jonny White, Neal Halpin, John Hartwell, Russ Eyres, Jack Mitman, Scott Carter
Sponsors: AutoPower Safety Equipment, CNC, Crower, MSD, Darton Sleeves, Venolia, Hooiser, Nu Tech, Crane, Moore Performance

WW2 Racing #774

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Driver/Owner: Jim Murphy
Crew Chief: Daniel Wilkinson
Chassis: 2013 Neil & Parks
Engine: 417 TFX Rodek
City: Santa Rosa, California
Crew: Daniel Wilkison, Ron Rapadas, Mark Keiser, Dan Maggard, Matt Zurschmiede, Steve Sparkman, Michael Beebe, Jerry White, Russ Denner
Sponsors: TMS Titanium, Lucas Oil, HURST Elite Series, NGK Spark Plugs, M & H Tires, K.J. Crawford Fuel Injection, Carrillo Pistons, Trick Tank Racing Products, Justice Bros. RCD Engineering, Clevite Bearings
Website: WW2racing.com

Champion Speed Shop #766

Driver: Adam Sorokin
Owner: Bob McLennan
Crew Chief: Bob McLennan, Tony Bernardini
Chassis: ’07 Stirling
Engine: 377 c.i. Small Block Chevrolet
City: South San Francisco
Crew: Dennis Barraza, Dave Carkhuff, Tom Homer, Tom McLennan, Mike Perry, Nick Sharp
Sponsors: Champion Speed Shop
Website: championspeedshop.com