Category Archives: Race Reports

Pre-Race Report: Bristol

Alexis DeJoria

NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals Event Highlights: 2021 event champion and No. 1 qualifier Two-time runner-up (2012, 2023) 2023 NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals Event Recap: Qualified fifth; Event runner-up (defeated Cruz Pedregon in E1, Bobby Bode in E2, Robert Hight in E3; defeated by Ron Capps in E4) Last Event (Epping): Qualified ninth; First round exit […]

Pre-Race Report: Epping

Alexis Dejoria and the DC team

NHRA New England Nationals Event Highlights: 2014 event runner-up 2023 NHRA New England Nationals Recap: Qualified 10th; First round exit (defeated by Robert Hight in E1) Last Event (Chicago): Qualified fifth; Quarterfinal finish (defeated J.R. Todd in E1; defeated by John Force in E2) 2024 Statistics: Six races; one runner-up finish Career Statistics: 221 races; […]

Alexis DeJoria Takes Bandero Premium GR Supra to Quarterfinal Finish at Charlotte Four-Wide Nationals

NHRA 4Wide Nationals Alexis DeJoria

CONCORD, N.C. (April 28, 2024) – Returning as the 2023 NHRA Four-Wide Nationals Funny Car runner-up, Alexis DeJoria was determined to take her Bandero Premium Tequila Toyota GR Supra one step further on Sunday at zMAX Dragway, but an immediate loss of traction in the quarterfinals ended her chances at clinching a first four-wide Wally […]

Pre-Race Report: Charlotte 1

NHRA Four-Wide Nationals Event Highlights: 2023 event runner-up 2016 No. 1 qualifier Overall zMAX Dragway stats: Two runner-up finishes (Fall 2022, Spring 2023) Two-time No. 1 qualifier (Fall 2014, Spring 2016) 2023 NHRA Four-Wide Nationals Recap: Qualified fifth; Event runner-up (defeated Matt Hagan, Dale Creasy Jr. in E1, Chad Green, Bob Tasca in E2, Ron […]

Alexis DeJoria Advances to Quarterfinal Quad, Qualifies for Second Consecutive Mission #2Fast2Tasty Challenge

LAS VEGAS (April 14, 2024) – Fresh off a runner-up finish from the NHRA Arizona Nationals one week prior, Alexis DeJoria carried the momentum from her rebound weekend into The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway as she pursued a first four-wide win. The two-time winner at The Strip began eliminations for the NHRA Four-Wide […]

Pre-Race Report: Las Vegas 1

Las Vegas 1 Event Highlights: Two-time event champion (2014, 2016) Note: The Las Vegas 1 four-wide format was first introduced in 2018 The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway Overall Highlights: Two-time event champion One No. 1 qualifier (2021 Las Vegas 2) 2023 NHRA Four-Wide Nationals Recap: Qualified second; Quarterfinal finish (defeated Paul Lee, Jason […]

Alexis DeJoria’s Resurgence in Phoenix Thrills Sellout Crowds at NHRA Arizona Nationals

2024 Arizona Nationals

CHANDLER, Ariz. (April 7, 2024) – In an impressive display of resilience, Alexis DeJoria powered her Bandero Premium Tequila Toyota GR Supra Funny Car to a runner-up finish from the No. 15 qualifying position this weekend at the NHRA Arizona Nationals at Firebird Motorsports Park. Among a stacked Funny Car field featuring some of the […]

Pre-Race NHRA Arizona Nationals

Alexis Arizona

ALEXIS DEJORIA Driver of the Bandero Premium Tequila Toyota GR Supra Funny Car NHRA Arizona Nationals Event Highlights: 2014 event champion 2023 NHRA Arizona Nationals Recap: Qualified second; Semifinal finish (defeated J.R. Todd in E1, Tim Wilkerson in E2; defeated by Ron Capps in E3) Last Event (Pomona 1): DNQ Career Statistics: 217 races; six […]

DC Motorsports Pre-Race Report: Pomona 1

Alexis DeJoria

Driver of the Bandero Premium Tequila Toyota GR Supra Funny Car In-N-Out Burger Pomona Dragstrip Overall Highlights: 2021 NHRA Finals event runner-up 2014 NHRA Finals No. 1 qualifier 2023 NHRA Winternationals Recap: Qualified second; Quarterfinal finish (defeated Jeff Arend in E1; defeated by Matt Hagan in E2) Last Event (Gainesville): Qualified seventh; Quarterfinal finish (defeated […]

Alexis DeJoria Carries Positive Momentum into 2024 NHRA Season After Solid Showing at Gatornationals

Gainesville Nationals

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (March 10, 2024) – Alexis DeJoria and the Bandero Premium Tequila Toyota GR Supra Funny Car team made four strong runs out of five during the 2024 NHRA Mission Foods Drag Racing Series season-opener at Gainesville Raceway. The team’s solid outing at the 55th annual Gatornationals has them feeling confident in their car […]

DC Motorsports Pre-Race Report: Gainesville

Alexis Dejoria

2023 NHRA Gatornationals Recap: Qualified ninth; Semifinal finish (defeated Cruz Pedregon in E1, Ron Capps in E2; defeated by Matt Hagan in E3) Career Statistics: 215 races; six wins, six No. 1 qualifiers Noteworthy: 2024 marks DeJoria’s 11th full season competing as a professional Funny Car racer. She made her professional debut at the 2011 […]