Morgan Lucas Racing

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Crampton races to semifinal finish in first trip to Epping EPPING, N.H. — Richie Crampton powered his GEICO/Lucas Oil Top Fuel dragster to the semifinals at the Auto-Plus NHRA New England Nationals at New England Dragway on Sunday. After qualifying third, Crampton had good fortune in the first round when he and opponent Dom Lagana lost a cylinder early in the match and Crampton’s 4.028 at 300.20 mph was just enough to move on to the second round. In round two, Crampton faced off against Spencer […] Read the Full Story
Epping may be new to Crampton, but Englishtown win gives him confidence EPPING, N.H. (June 17) — For a rookie who is new to the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series, GEICO/Lucas Oil Top Fuel driver Richie Crampton has already won in New Jersey. Can he win in New Hampshire, too? That’s the goal when Crampton and his Morgan Lucas Racing team compete at the Auto-Plus NHRA New England Nationals this weekend at New England Dragway. “Let’s hope the East Coast continues to be good to me,” […] Read the Full Story
Australian Crampton drives GEICO dragster to first career Top Fuel victory ENGLISHTOWN, N.J. — Top Fuel newcomer Richie Crampton gave his Rookie of the Year bid a giant boost Sunday by winning the 45th annual Toyota NHRA Summernationals at Old Bridge Township Raceway Park. Crampton beat points leader Doug Kalitta in a thrilling final round, 3.819 to 3.848, becoming just the second Australian-born pro winner in NHRA history. “Has this really happened?” Crampton said. “I’m absolutely over the moon with this win. I already know I’m […] Read the Full Story
GEICO/Lucas Oil racer Crampton to attend V8 Supercar race in Australia PHOENIX — GEICO/Lucas Oil Top Fuel driver Richie Crampton is heading home this week. Crampton will fly to Adelaide, Australia, and will attend the V8 Supercar race in his hometown this weekend with Lucas Oil Vice President of Sales & Marketing Sam Dale. “I’m heading back to my hometown for the first time in 18 months,” Crampton said. “The V8 Supercar race is a huge event, and I’ll be hanging out with several of the […] Read the Full Story
Crampton, GEICO/Lucas Oil team go for broke in first-round defeat PHOENIX — GEICO/Lucas Oil Top Fuel driver Richie Crampton went down swinging in his matchup with 2012 champion Antron Brown at the Carquest Auto Parts NHRA Nationals on Sunday at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park. Crampton and crew chief Aaron Brooks knew they’d need a quick pass to beat Brown, so they installed an aggressive setup in the Morgan Lucas Racing dragster. “Antron Brown is tough,” Crampton said. “We knew we had to go out […] Read the Full Story

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GEICO Dragster

EXTERIOR:
Wheelbase 300 inches
Length 30 feet
Weight 2,300 pounds minimum
(including driver)
CHASSIS: Brad Hadman,
Seattle, Wash.
Suspension Front-Ridge Mounted
Rear-Ridge Mounted
Bell Housing Trick Titanium
Steering Rack and pinion
Strange
Brakes Lamb
Wheels American Racing
Tires Goodyear
Cockpit Gauges RacePak
ENGINE: Type – Aluminum TFX
Bore and Stroke 4.187 x 4.500 (500 c.i.)
Compression 7.6
Horsepower 8,000 and up
Maximum RPM 8,300
Fuel Type 90-percent Nitromethane
Heads AJPE
Valve Train Dechellis Machine
Valves Manley
Manifold AJPE
Rods BME
Pistons Venolia
Crankshaft Bryant
Ignition MSD
Spark Plugs Autolite
Supercharger PSI
Oil System Titan
Hoses and Fittings XRP
Cam Shaft Bullet
Oil Lucas Oil Products
Oil Filter K&N Filters
TRANSMISSION: Moore (Reverser)/High Gear
CAPACITIES: Fuel 18 U.S. Gallons
OIL SYSTEM: Titan Wet Sump
MISCELLEANEOUS:
Parachute Impact
Gloves Sparco
Firesuit Sparco
Helmet Impact
Paint Indy Painting Specialists
Lettering  Shadow Graphix
Decals  Shadow Graphix
Hardware Specialty Fasteners
Composites Aerodine Composites Group
CREW:
Forrest Lucas Owner
Charlotte Lucas Owner
Morgan Lucas Driver, Team Manager
Aaron Brooks Crew Chief
Rod Centorbi Assistant Crew Chief
Richard “OZ” Crampton Car Chief
Andrew Polk Clutch Specialist
Brian “Swifty” Swift Superchargers
Brandon “Pork Chop” Greene Cylinder Heads
Dustin Smith Racks & Motor Assembly
Terry Erzar Bottom End
 James Maradits  Tires & General Maintenance
Matt Krebs Chef
Pete Clemens Hospitality Administration
Kristene Hayden Office Manager
Rob Geiger Public Relations
SPONSORS:
Lucas Oil Products www.lucasoil.com
GEICO www.geico.com
Toyota www.toyota.com
K&N Filters www.knfilters.com
Mac Tools www.mactools.com
Oakley www.oakley.com
Lincoln Welders www.lincolnelectric.com
Impact Race Products www.impactraceproducts.com
MavTV www.mavtv.com
Protect the Harvest www.protecttheharvest.com

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