Rumor Mill

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RUMOR MILL - DSR'S THIRD DRAGSTER DRIVER TO BE NAMED

 

The rumor mill is churning, and from what we hear the rumored move of Alan Johnson over to John Force Racing will not include Shawn Langdon. Langdon, from what we hear will be soon announced as the third dragster driver for DSR. As for the AJ banter, we say smart money is bet on a face familiar to the championship tuner accompanying him on the rumored move. 

RUMOR MILL - PART-TIME PRO STOCK RACER HEADED TO FC?

 

Rumors abound regarding the landscape of 2016 and NHRA Pro Stock. While we are uncertain about what to expect in Pomona, we can tell you one part-time Pro Stock racer has already started the initial process of purchasing a fuel operation with the plan of headed nitro Funny Car racing. 

 

RUMOR MILL - LEAH PRITCHETT HAS A RIDE FOR 2016?

 

The rumor mill continues to churn away, and the latest word floating around surrounds Leah Pritchett, and her future.

Pritchett became a free agent in the fall when sponsor Gumout decided to go elsewhere and Dote Racing opted to park their operation.

RUMOR MILL - SMITH GONE FROM JFR; BIG NAME COMING IN?

 

Multiple sources have confirmed Todd Smith has been released from his position as crew chief of the Monster Energy Top Fuel car at John Force Racing. From what is floating around the rumor mill, we hear a top-shelf tuner could be headed that way. If this comes to pass, it will be the talk of the nitro community. 

 

A GRAY IN PRO MOD?

 

Much has been speculated about the Gray Brothers and their plans to run Pro Stock in 2016. While Gray hasn't confirmed he will step aside in 2016, and wouldn't speak for brother Jonathan's plans, could Jonathan be headed for Pro Modified?

 

RUMOR MILL - MIKE DUNN'S REPLACEMENT?

 

There's a major buzz in the nitro pits suggesting one of the racers this weekend at the NHRA Toyota Nationals will assume the color commentary position to be vacated by Mike Dunn for the 2016 transition over to Fox Sports. 

 

RUMOR MILL - JOHN FORCE TO BRING IN NEW SPONSOR FOR VEGAS?

 

Sources indicate John Force will have a new to drag racing sponsor at this weekend's NHRA Toyota Nationals in Las Vegas, a one-race deal, and the experience we are told will be enlightening.  

 

RUMOR MILL - PRO STOCK AJ HANGING IT UP?

 

RUMOR MILL - THE U.S. MALE RIDES AGAIN? INTO THE BIG SHOW?

 

RUMOR MILL - LANGDON WILL RACE CHARLOTTE?

 

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