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Napa Auto Parts
Dodge Charger R/T Funny Car

1st Current
NHRA Rank

NAPA Auto Parts
DSR Funny Car

Biography

2016 NHRA FC world champion
Career: 54 event titles (53 FC, 1 TF)

Ron Capps carries No. 1 on the side of his NAPA AUTO PARTS Dodge Charger R/T this year after his team led by crew chief Rahn Tobler and assistant Eric Lane helped him win his first Funny Car world championship after being a runner-up for an NHRA record four times.

The native Californian, who lives near San Diego with his wife, Shelley and two children, had a stellar 2016 with career bests of seven event titles, 10 final rounds, five poles and 54 winning rounds of eliminations in 24 events.

Capps, 51, in his 10th season with NAPA and 13th with Don Schumacher Racing ranks second in Funny Car wins with 49 and totals 50 in nitro categories including his first  driving a Top Fuel dragster in 1995 as a rookie.

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1st Current
NHRA Rank

The Latest From Ron

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RT @NHRA: A new car did the trick for @RonCapps28 in Bristol. Hear from Rahn Tobler on exactly why they decided to make the switch mid-race…
Great time today doing something I don't get to do very often with some very cool people
Humbled to be on this small list of incredible drivers for #ESPYS award ✊ Vote now & watch live July 12 on ABC
Back on airplane✈ Eastbound to Cleveland for some pre-race fun tomorrow Sport Clay shooting with a bunch of our Ohio NAPA Auto parts peeps
RT @NHRA: We’re roaring into Norwalk this weekend! Get your tickets NOW & be there for all the action!

Napa Auto Parts Dodge Charger R/T Funny Car Crew

Rahn Tobler

Rahn Tobler Crew Chief

Eric Lane

Eric Lane Asst. Crew Chief

Dustin Heim

Dustin Heim Crew Member

Joe Chrisman

Joe Chrisman Crew Member

Chris Afflerbach

Chris Afflerbach Crew Member

Tyler Troxel

Tyler Troxel Crew Member

Terry Prososki

Terry Prososki Mechanic

Todd Frazier

Todd Frazier Mechanic

Kyle Sams

Kyle Sams Mechanic

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