April 24, 2013
Darrell Gwynn Foundation

Mini Prevost EV

Darrell Gwynn earned the nickname “The Wolf” on the NHRA circuit in the late 1980’s for his tenacity on the track. By age 28, he had already won 28 national events. Sadly, his budding career would be cut short by a horrific crash. In April of 1990, just a month after winning the Gatornationals in Gainesville, his Top Fuel dragster broke apart during an exhibition run in England, sending him into the wall and paralyzing him forever. Approaching his paralysis with the same metered determination that he had shown on the track, Gwynn would go on to become a Top […]
July 3, 2012
Erica Enders in Winners Circle

Enders becomes first woman to win NHRA Pro Stock

History was made this weekend, when Cagnazzi Racing’s Erica Enders drove her Chevy Cobalt into the winner’s circle, narrowly beating four-time class champion Gregg Anderson in the O’Reilly Auto Parts Route 66 NHRA Nationals at Route 66 Raceway. This may develop into a friendly rivalry, as last year she became the first female to qualify #1 and race in the final round…but lost to Anderson on that day. The Cagnazzi cars, Ender’s included, run T1600 Lithium Powerpacks, a great choice for anyone in the Pro Stock class. This battery has plenty of reserve capacity and cranking power, yet still weighs under […]