Fast, forward

John Force should be walking off into the sunset. Instead, he's racing for another title

Updated: October 20, 2010, 1:45 PM ET
By Ryan McGee | ESPN The Magazine

SOME THINGS NEVER CHANGE: As the NHRA enters its final two-race run, Funny Car driver John Force is gunning for an unprecedented 15th title. Each of his finals victories extends a career wins mark that currently stands at 130. In other words, we're soaring in the Wayne Gretzky/Cy Young/Richard Petty stratosphere of records. "I don't care if you're talking Super Bowls or Pop Warner titles," says "Big Daddy" Don Garlits, drag racing's elder statesman. "It's a lot of damn championships. ...

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