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Originally Published: July 17, 2004
By Bill Stephens | ESPN

Robert Schwab is not a household name within the ranks of the Funny Car elite in the NHRA POWERade series. He had never qualified for an NHRA national event before this weekend. After emigrating from Australia to pursue his dream of becoming a full-time professional drag racer, he had spent the majority of his career on the match race circuit, far from the media glitz of the NHRA's professional limelight.

Schwab put himself squarely on the drag racing road map Sunday at the 25th Mopar Mile ...

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