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NHRA Funny Car: Capps takes out BIR fan favorite for title

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Ron Capps turned out to be the force in the finals of the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals Sunday at Brainerd International Raceway.

Capps capped off a successful weekend as he beat track favorite John Force for the Funny Car title with a pass at 4.134 and 304.05 mph. Force, bidding for an incredible 12th win at BIR, went 6.633 at 116.35 mph as he smoked his tires early and often.


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