High Speed Motorsports to Make
Anaheim, CA 01-27-09: Current Nostalgia Top Fuel champions,Highspeed
Motorsports and driver Troy Green prepare to kick off the 2009
season by making exhibition runs at the NHRA Winternationals
February 5-8 in Pomona, California. Participation in Nostalgia
Top Fuel at the event is by NHRA invitation only and only four
cars will participate.
"It is an honor and privilege
to be invited by NHRA to be a part of one of their premier events."
said driver Troy Green, "I am excited to get back in the
car and to run at one of my favorite tracks, Auto Club Raceway
in Pomona. Our fans can expect runs in the 5.70s nearing 260
miles per hour. We will not be holding anything back just because
this is exhibition only, we still want to be the fastest nostalgia
top fueler on the grounds!"
"We always enjoy running
at Pomona." stated crew chief Brett Johansen. "This
season will be a bit more special having the #1 on the side of
the car. We plan on putting on a good show for NHRA and promote
the upcoming March Meet in Bakersfield."
After the Winternationals,Troy
and the team will head to Famoso Raceway February 22nd to test
and prepare to defend their title for the 2009 season.