O'Reilly NHRA Midwest Nationals
Schumacher looking for some kind of spark
For Schumacher, the defending NHRA POWERade Top Fuel world champion, advancement beyond the second round of eliminations would be a welcomed experience after five straight early exits from races.
One has to look back to the sixth race of the year in
“It’s a bit mind-boggling,” said the
Schumacher enters the O’Reilly Midwest Nationals tied for seventh in the standings, 312 points removed from teammate, Melanie Troxel, in first.
“We’re not giving up on this season,” he added. “Like our soldiers, we’re not quitters. We’re going to keep fighting right through to the bitter end. There are plenty of races left to win.”
And, he wouldn’t mind if the first win of the year came within eyeshot of the famed St. Louis Arch.
“That would be fine,” he said. “We’d love to use a win in
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