‘Life’s a Drag’ for racing couple


Tommy Johnson Jr. and Melanie Troxel are drag racers with a passion for speed … and each other,” writes Dave Waldon in the Poughkeepsie Journal.

Both Johnson and Troxel have won competitions in Top Fuel and Funny Car. The only married couple to do so.

To help make life really sweet, the couple travels in a luxury Monaco Signature motor coach “to get from their Indiana home to their weekend racing events.”

Read more about the couple in “Life’s a Drag

Photo: Melanie Troxel and Tommy Johnson Jr./Poughkeepsie Journal.com

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