Force, Hartford, & Todd take pro class wins at Houston | 2018 NHRA DRAG RACING

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Watch Matt Hartford, J.R. Todd, and Brittany Force take home the top prize in the Pro Stock, Funny Car, and Top Fuel finals at the NHRA SpringNationals in Houston.

ANNOUNCER: I'll tell you why. Because Brittany Force had too much steam. John Force, for us after a disastrous qualifying effort, can't hold his head high after seeing Robert Hyde go down to defeat. Brittany holds the torch for the team. 376. The numbers to get her first win of the year.

Brittany Force is cool as the other side of the pillow, thank you Stuart Scott for that one. But this was a very flawless day for this team, and when you talk about Brittany Force and her courage, and taking her lumps after that accident at the winter nationals, when you talk about any driver going from good to great, you have to weather those storms. You have to weather the fires, and the impact in the explosion. And Brittney Force did her job, and she did it well today.

Let's see how he performs. Let's see who goes into stage right now. Matt Hartford, the first wonder pre-stage. Matt's in. Hartford is second off the line. But you've got to go 1320 feet, and check it out. Matt Hartford becomes the 66th driver to win. Pro stock. Bo Buttner, one year ago the most recent first time winner. And now there are 7 Pro stock racers that have scored a national event win their very first ever, right here in Houston.

There's Jared Tom, looking to become the first repeat winner it's Funny Car, something only Steve Torrence has done, his parity is running rampant in the NHRA. Robert Hight, though. Looking to change that. His last win on tour was here in Texas. Just north of here by a couple hundred miles, in Dallas. Prohibitive favorite, the number one qualifier, take it on the number 10 machine. J.R. Todd. And why not J.R. Todd! Back to back wins. And the mash pit ensues.

And a little history for J.R. Todd to add to it, he becomes the third racer to win Houston in both top fuel and funny car.