Southern California has long been a hotbed for hot rods and speed and that story can be found in Pomona.
The headquarters for one major sport can be found in Southern California.
Bob Tasca raced to the provisional No. 1 qualifying position in Funny Car on Friday in the season-opening NHRA Winternationals at Auto Club Raceway.
John Force picked up a critical bonus point in qualifying Friday in the Auto Club NHRA Finals to move back within two rounds of points leader Matt Hagan in Funny Car title chase.