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Top Fuel Dragster

Top Fuel Dragster

Biography

Tony Schumacher

Maynard Family/Scag Power Equipment Top Fuel Dragster

Crew Chief: Todd Okuhara
Asst. Crew Chief: Marc Denner
 
NHRA Career:

Top Fuel (first event: 1996)

By the Numbers:

Eight world championships

85 national event wins

154 final rounds

88 No. 1 qualifiers

Career Bests:

E.T.: 3.649-secs, Phoenix, 2018

Speed: 336.57-mph, Phoenix, 2018

Career Highlights:

•Winningest Top Fuel driver of all time

• Leads the Top Fuel class in:

o NHRA Camping World Series championships: Eight (1999, 2004-2009, 2014)

o Consecutive Camping World Series championships: Six (2004-2009)

o Event wins: 85 o Event wins in a single season: 15 (2008)

o Consecutive victories in a single season: 7 (2008)

o Round wins: 850 o Round wins in a single season: 76 in 2008 7

o Consecutive round wins in a single season: 31 (2008)

o Final rounds in a single season: 18 (2008)

o Consecutive final rounds: 11 (2008)

o No. 1 qualifiers: 88

o No. 1 qualifiers in a single season: 13 (2006)

• Has won at every track along the current NHRA tour

Track Records (among active venues):

Heartland Park Topeka E.T. record (3.660-secs, 2017)

Virginia Motorsports Park (Richmond) speed record (327.51 mph, 2018)

Bristol Dragway E.T. record (3.745-secs, 2015) 

Personal:

Wife: Summer

Sons: Anthony and Michael

Daughter: Jacqueline

Height/weight: 5'9", 162 lbs.

Hobbies: Live music, sports, tactical shooting, learning to play the guitar, and riding his Harley-Davidson motorcycle

Notable: Son of Funny Car pioneer Don Schumacher, owner of Don Schumacher Racing

Social Media:

Instagram: @TheSargeTF1

Facebook: @TonySchumacherTF

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