SPEED SPORT Power Rankings

Steve Torrence topped the qualifying charts in Top Fuel Friday at Heartland Motorsports Park. (NHRA Photo)
Steve Torrence remains the man to beat in the NHRA’s Top Fuel ranks. (NHRA Photo)

7. Steve Torrence

Reigning NHRA Top Fuel champion Steve Torrence won eight times during a 12-race stretch as he prepared to defend his title during the six-race Countdown to the Championship.