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Age-defying John Force wins in Funny Car at zMax Dragway

Even after nearly 40 years and 16 NHRA championships, Force, 67, can still wheel a Funny Car with the best of them. He proved that Sunday, winning the NHRA Carolina Nationals – the first race in the NHRA’s Countdown to the Championship – for his record 146th career event title.

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