Robert (Trey) Capps has been named director of NHRA’s South Central Division.
Capps has been involved in the sport of drag racing for more than 15 years, serving in a variety of positions at the track level as well as an event director.
Most recently, Capps worked at ProMedia as event director for the NMCA Muscle Car Nationals, and before that as a track technical consultant.
He joined ProMedia after a five-year stint with Texas Motorplex as an event coordinator, competition director, and track crew member.
Capps graduated from the University of North Texas with a Bachelor of Science degree in recreation and leisure studies and a minor in manufacturing engineering technology.
Capps begins his new role as Division 4 director on April 18. He and his wife will relocate to Texas from Southern California.
NHRA’s South Central Division is responsible for conducting and overseeing drag racing activities in Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas. There are nine NHRA member tracks in the region: two in Louisiana, two in Oklahoma, and five in Texas.