NHRA National Event History

Canadian Drag Racers have won at least one NHRA National
event title every year since 1970.
Barrie Poole was the first… But who will be next?

Name Eliminator Event Location Year
Barrie Poole Super Stock Winternationals Pomona, CA 1970
John Elliott Super Stock Springnationals Dallas, TX 1970
Ralph Hope Modified Springnationals Dallas, TX 1970
Barrie Poole Super Stock Winternationals Pomona, CA 1971
Louis Desjardins Super Stock Grandnationals Sanair, PQ 1972
Richard Jones Stock U.S. Nationals Indianapolis, IN 1972
Gary Beck Top Fuel U.S. Nationals Indianapolis, IN 1972
Gary Beck Top Fuel U.S. Nationals Indianapolis, IN 1973
Dale Armstrong Pro Comp Winternationals Pomona, CA 1974
Gary Beck Top Fuel Winternationals Pomona, CA 1974
Gary Beck Top Fuel Springnationals Columbus, OH 1974
Dale Armstrong Pro Comp U.S. Nationals Indianapolis, IN 1974
Dale Armstrong Pro Comp U.S. Nationals Indianapolis, IN 1975
Dale Armstrong Pro Comp World Finals Ontario, CA 1975
Brent Bramley Pro Comp World Finals Ontario, CA 1976
Dale Armstrong Pro Comp Gatornationals Gainesville, FL 1977
Gordie Bonin Funny Car Gatornationals Gainesville, FL 1977
Dale Armstrong Pro Comp Grand Nationals Sanair, PQ 1977
Dale Armstrong Pro Comp U.S. Nationals Indianapolis, IN 1977
Gordie Bonin Funny Car World Finals Ontario, CA 1977
Dale Armstrong Pro Comp Summernationals Englishtown NJ 1978
Gordie Bonin Funny Car Gatornationals Gainesville, FL 1979
Wally Clark Super Stock Molson Grandnationals Sanair, PQ 1979
Gary Cunningham Modified Molson Grandnationals Sanair, PQ 1979
Gordie Bonin Funny Car U.S. Nationals Indianapolis, IN 1979
Gordie Bonin Funny Car World Finals Ontario, CA 1979
Gary Beck Top Fuel Cajun Nationals Baton Rouge, LA 1980
Terry Capp Top Fuel U.S. Nationals Indianapolis, IN 1980
Gordie Bonin Funny Car Gatornationals Gainesville, FL 1981
Gary Beck Top Fuel Summernationals Englishtown, NJ 1981
Gary Beck Top Fuel Winston Finals Irvine, CA 1981
Frank Hawley Funny Car Gatornationals Gainesville, FL 1982
Robert Slater Stock Summernationals Englishtown, NJ 1982
Frank Hawley Funny Car Springnationals Columbus, OH 1982
Claude Tetreault Super Gas Grandnationals Sanair, PQ 1982
Les Davenport Pro Comp Mile-High Nationals Denver, CO 1982
Frank Hawley Funny Car North Star Nationals Brainerd, MN 1982
Frank Hawley Funny Car Winternationals Pomona, CA 1983
Frank Hawley Funny Car Gatornationals Gainesville, FL 1983
Gary Beck Top Fuel Gatornationals Gainesville, FL 1983
Frank Hawley Funny Car Southern Nationals Commerce, GA 1983
Gary Beck Top Fuel Southern Nationals Commerce, GA 1983
Frank Hawley Funny Car Mile-High Nationals Denver, CO 1983
Gary Beck Top Fuel U.S. Nationals Indianapolis, IN 1983
Gary Beck Top Fuel Springnationals Columbus, OH 1984
Stewart Coxhead Super Comp Molson Grandnational Sanair, PQ 1984
Gary Beck Top Fuel Grandnationals Sanair, PQ 1984
Gary Beck Top Fuel Cajun Nationals Baton Rouge, LA 1984
Wally Clark Super Stock Springnationals Columbus, OH 1985
Norm Noddle Super Comp Molson Grandnationals Sanair, PQ 1985
Greg Nickerson Super Stock Molson Grandnationals Sanair, PQ 1985
Wally Clark Super Stock U.S. Nationals Indianapolis, IN 1985
Gary Beck Top Fuel World Finals Pomona, CA 1985
Wally Clark Super Stock Gatornationals Gainesville, FL 1986
Kirk Lawrence Top Alcohol Dragster Gatornationals Gainesville, FL 1986
Francois Periard Stock Molson Grandnationals Sanair, PQ 1987
Ken Murray Top Alcohol Dragster Fram Southern Nationals Commerce, GA 1988
Michel Lavoie Super Gas Molson Grandnationals Sanair, PQ 1988
Abe Loewen Super Stock Winternationals Pomona, CA 1989
Jim Morrison Super Gas Molson Grandnationals Sanair, PQ 1989
Frank Hawley Top Fuel Springnationals Columbus, OH 1990
Ollie Stephen Super Stock Molson Grandnationals Sanair, PQ 1990
Stan Sipos Top Alcohol FC Summernationals Englishtown NJ 1990
Frank Hawley Top Fuel Chief Nationals Ennis, TX 1990
Stan Sipos Top Alcohol FC Autolite Nationals Sonoma, CA 1991
Rick Pike Super Stock Jolly Rancher Nationals Seattle, WA 1991
Stan Sipos Top Alcohol FC Winston Finals Pomona, CA 1991
Stan Sipos Top Alcohol FC Mid-South Nationals Memphis, TN 1992
Gordie Bonin Funny Car Oldsmobile Nationals Columbus, OH 1993
Mickey Caldwell Super Gas Jolly Rancher Nationals Seattle, WA 1993
Bill Sheppard Stock Mopar Parts Nationals Englishtown NJ 1994
Gordie Bonin Funny Car Oldsmobile Nationals Columbus, OH 1994
Don MacCallum Super Stock U.S. Nationals Indianapolis, IN 1994
Gordie Bonin Funny Car Mid-South Nationals Memphis, TN 1994
Fred Thibeault Stock Pioneer Nationals Reading, PA 1995
Ted Cordingley Super Gas Western Auto Nationals Topeka, KS 1996
Abe Loewen Super Stock Mopar Mile-High Nats Denver, CO 1996
Todd Paton Top Alcohol FC U.S. Nationals Indianapolis, IN 1996
Jeff Arend Funny Car Pioneer Nationals Reading, PA 1996
Ralph Hope Competition MacTools Gatornationals Gainesville, FL 1997
Abe Loewen Super Stock Mopar Mile-High Nats Denver, CO 1997
Ken Johnston Super Stock Northwest Nationals Seattle, WA 1997
Tom Patterson Super Gas Champion Auto Nationals Brainerd, MN 1997
Todd Paton Top Alcohol FC Winston Finals Pomona, CA 1997
Chad Barclay Super Street Northwest Nationals Seattle, WA 1998
Abe Loewen Super Stock Northstar Nationals Brainerd, MN 1998
Jim Morrison Super Gas Keystone Nationals Reading, PA 1998
Abe Loewen Super Stock Winston Finals Pomona, CA 1998
Abe Loewen Super Stock C.S.K. Nationals Phoenix, AZ 1999
Todd Paton FMFC MacTools Gatornationals Gainesville, FL 1999
Todd Paton FMFC Castrol Nationals Houston, TX 1999
Brian Browell Competition Advance Auto Nationals Atlanta, GA 1999
Joe Mura Super Gas Prolong Northwest Nationals Seattle, WA 1999
Ernie Penner Super Stock Colonel’s Nationals Brainerd, MN 1999
Brian Browell Competition Advance Auto Nationals Atlanta, GA 2000
Bryon Setters Super Stock Summitracing.com Nationals Las Vegas, NV 2001
Al Kenny Super Comp Advance Southern Nationals Atlanta, GA 2001
Brian Browell Competition Advance Southern Nationals Atlanta, GA 2001
Danny Rowe AMS Pro Modified Sears Craftsman Nationals Madison, IL 2001
Steve Lowe Super Street Northwest Nationals Seattle, WA 2002
Jim Morrison Super Comp Keystone Nationals Reading, PA 2002
Gerry Epp Super Street ACDelco Las Vegas Nationals Las Vegas, NV 2003
Al Kenny Super Comp AAA Auto Club Finals Pomona, CA 2003
Abe Loewen Super Stock K&N Winternationals Pomona, CA 2004
Ray Carlson Super Street C.S.K. Nationals Phoenix, AZ 2004
Al Billes AMS Pro Mod Mac Tools Gatornationals Gainesville, FL 2004
Al Billes AMS Pro Mod Thunder Valley Nationals Bristol, TN 2004
Jeff Klomps Super Gas Thunder Valley Nationals Bristol, TN 2004
Al Billes AMS Pro Mod K&N SuperNationals Englishtown, NJ 2004
Danny Rowe AMS Pro Modified Sears Craftsman Nationals Madison, IL 2004
Danny Rowe AMS Pro Modified O’Reilly Fall Nationals Dallas, TX 2004
Ken Mostowich Super Gas AAA Auto Club Finals Pomona, CA 2004
Ken Perry Top Alcohol Dragster Carquest Nationals Joliet, IL 2005
Glen Kerunsky AMS Pro Modified Sears Craftsman Nationals Madison, IL 2005
Jason Kenny Super Gas O’Reilly Spring Nationals Houston, TX 2006
Jirka Kaplan Competition Schuck’s Northwest Nationals Seattle, WA 2006
Jim Morrison Super Gas Gatornationals Gainesville, FL 2007
Ken Mostowich Super Comp Schuck’s Northwest Nationals Seattle, WA 2007
Tony Pontieri AMS Pro Modified ACDelco LV Nationals Las Vegas, NV 2007
Al Kenny Super Gas Summit Nationals Norwalk, OH 2008
Danny Rowe Pro Modified O’Reilly Spring Nationals Houston, TX 2009
Raymond Commisso Pro Modified Super Nationals Englishtown, NJ 2009
Samantha Kenny Super Comp Summit Nationals Norwalk, OH 2009
Mike Shannon Super Gas Northwest Nationals Seattle, WA 2009
Ken Perry Top Alcohol Dragster U.S. Nationals Indianapolis, IN 2009
Jeff Arend Funny Car Midsouth Nationals Memphis, TN 2009
Shawn Cowie Top Alcohol Dragster Las Vegas Nationals Las Vegas, NV 2009
Kenny Lang GSA Pro Modified Gatornationals Gainesville, FL 2010
Danny Rowe GSA Pro Modified Spring Nationals Houston TX 2010
Shawn Cowie Top Alcohol Dragster SummitRacing.com Nationals Las Vegas NV 2010
Reg Wilson Super Gas Northwest Nationals Seattle WA 2010
Rob Harrison Competition Winternationals Pomona CA 2011
Shawn Cowie Top Alcohol Dragster SummitRacing.com Nationals Las Vegas, NV 2011
Jeff Arend Funny Car O’Reilly Nationals Houston, TX 2011
Mike McKeigue Competition Northwest Nationals Seattle WA 2011
Jirka Kaplan Competition Mac Tools U.S. Nationals Indianapolis IN 2011
Jason Kenny Super Gas O’Reilly Nationals Concord NC 2011
Jeff Arend Funny Car Route 66 Nationals Joliet, IL 2012
Al Kenny Super Comp Summit Racing Nationals Norwalk, OH 2012
John Evanchuk TAFC Northwest Nationals Seattle, WA 2012
Ken Mostowich Super Gas Northwest Nationals Seattle, WA 2012
Al Kenny Super Gas Auto-Plus Nationals Reading, PA 2012
Abe Loewen Super Stock AAA Auto Club Finals Pomona, CA 2012
Al Kenny Super Comp 4-Wide Nationals Concord, NC 2013
Jirka Kaplan Top Alcohol Funny Car Kansas Nationals Topeka, KS 2013
Ed Hutchinson Super Gas Northwest Nationals Seattle, WA 2013
Shawn Cowie Top Alcohol Dragster Northwest Nationals Seattle, WA 2013
Gord Gingles Top Alcohol Dragster Lucas Oil Nationals Brainerd, MN 2013
Charlie Kenopic Super Gas Auto Plus Nationals Maple Grove, PA 2013
Paul Noakes Top Alcohol Funny Car Auto Plus Nationals Maple Grove, PA 2013
Mike Shannon Super Gas O’Reilly Northwest Nationals Seattle, WA 2014
Scott McVey Top Alcohol Funny Car Lucas Oil Nationals Brainerd MN 2014
Jason Kenny Super Gas AAA Midwest Nationals Madison IL 2014
Trevor Ritchie Top Dragster Carquest Arizona Nationals Phoenix AZ 2015
William Clark Super Gas Amalie Oil Gatornationals Gainesville FL 2015
Kenny Lang Pro Modified Summit Southern Nationals Commerce GA 2015
Tinna Duncanson PS Snowmobile New England Nationals Epping NH 2015
Al Kenny Super Comp New England Nationals Epping NH 2015
Mike Williams Top Sportsman Lucas Oil Route 66 Nationals Joliet IL 2015
Allyn Armstrong Competition Keystone Nationals Reading PA 2015
Shawn Cowie Top Alcohol Dragster Circle K Winternationals Pomona CA 2016
Ken Mostowich Super Gas Denso Nationals Las Vegas NV 2016