Oct 19, 2022
Ron Capps and Clay Millican join host
Brian Lohnes on this episode of the NHRA Insider Podcast. Both
racers are in a strong position with regard to their seasons. Capps
sits just 10 points behind leader Robert Hight and Millican, with
fresh ownership and parts is in the fastest race car he has had in
years. While Millican may be a bit too far out to be considered a
favorite, Capps has been slugging with Hight and Hagan on a weekly
basis to maintain his championship position.
Clay Millican brings great insights
into the operation of his top fuel team under the ownership of Rick
Ware Racing and what it means for the future of the entire outfit.
It is an exciting time for he and the entire team as they now have
an inventory of parts that will allow them to run the car as hard
and fast as the front runners under crew chief Jim Oberhofer.
Ron Capps is loving life at the moment.
He comes off a big win in Dallas and is in the dream position of
being less than one full round out of first place in his NAPA
Toyota GR Supra. A multi-time champion, he reflects on the hardened
experience of those first two championships and how that struggle
can help him here. Capps talks about his crew, Dean Antonelli and
co-crew chief John Medlen, and what the future holds for his
This is a fun listen with two of drag
racing’s great personalities!