Mopar®-Powered DSR Funny Car Drivers Test at PBIR

By Auto News Log • February 8th, 2011

Don Schumacher Racing (DSR) NHRA Funny Car Dodge Charger R/T drivers Matt Hagan, Ron Capps, Jack Beckman and Johnny Gray spent the weekend preparing for the start of the 2011 season at the PRO Winter Warm-up at Palm Beach International Raceway on Feb. 4–5. All 4 Mopar®-powered DSR Funny Cars pilots recorded times lower than 4.10 seconds during the 2 evening sessions.

DSR newcomer Gray broke the 4.10 barrier twice with a 4.083 elapsed time at 307.09 mph and a 4.084/304.87. Beckman posted a run of 4.053/314.09, Capps clocked in with a 4.081/310.20 mark and Hagan notched a 4.082/309.82.

The 2011 NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series opens with the NHRA Winternationals in Pomona, Calif., Feb. 24-27. For more info on the NHRA visit

Source: Mopar Speed




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