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Year-End Standings (1991-1999)
Season # of Runs # of Races DNQ 1st Round 2nd Round 3rd Round Runner up WIN National Divisional
1991 39 6 0 3 2 0 0 1 35 5
1992 47 11 0 5 6 0 0 0 22 4
1993 59 13 0 5 6 1 1 0 15 3
1994 91 18 0 4 5 1 4 4 5 1
1995 96 18 0 4 4 1 5 4 5 2
1996 101 19 0 2 5 4 2 6 3 1
1997 103 20 1 5 6 1 5 2 8 2
1998 93 17 0 2 2 6 1 6 3 1
1999 44 11 1 4 1 0 3 3 1
Totals 673 133 2 34 37 14 21 26

Darrell Russell Head-to-Head Record
       Driver Record Percentage
 Paul Romine 8-0 1.000
 Joe Hartley 3-0 1.000
 Clay Millican 3-0 1.000
 Jim Cavalieri 2-0 1.000
 Shirley Muldowney 2-0 1.000
 Melanie Troxel 2-0 1.000
 Bobby Baldwin 1-0 1.000
 Chris Karamesines 1-0 1.000
 Bobby Lagana Jr. 1-0 1.000
 Don Lampus 1-0 1.000
 Bruce Litton 1-0 1.000
 Marshall Topping 1-0 1.000
 Don Sosenka 1-0 1.000
 Ken Zeal 1-0 1.000
 T.J. Zizzo 1-0 1.000
 Andrew Cowin 8-1 .888
 David Baca 4-1 .800
 Rhonda Hartman-Smith 4-1 .800
 John Smith 7-2 .777
 Dave Grubnic 6-3 .666
 Scott Weis 6-3 .666
 Jim Head 2-1 .666
 Bob Vandergriff 2-1 .666
 Cory McClenathan 4-3 .571
 Kenny Bernstein 7-7 .500
 Mike Dunn 2-2 .500
 Scott Kalitta 2-2 .500
 Yuichi Oyama 1-1 .500
 Doug Kalitta 7-9 .437
 Tony Schumacher 6-10 .375
 Doug Herbert 4-7 .363
 Larry Dixon 5-17 .227
 Gary Scelzi 0-2 .000
 Brandon Bernstein 0-3 .000
 Totals 106-76 .582

Wins and Awards
Divisional event victories in Top Alcohol Dragster
 Year Victories Description
 1991 1 Memphis, Tenn.
 1994 3 Lebanon Valley, N.Y.; Amarillo, Texas; and Hallsville, Texas
 1995 3 Dallas; Houston; and Memphis, Tenn.
 1996 4 Baton Rouge, La.; Memphis, Tenn.; Hallsville, Texas; and Dallas
 1998 4 Noble, Okla.; Hallsville, Texas; Dallas; and Baton Rouge, La.
 1999 3 Bristol, Tenn.; Hallsville, Texas; and Noble, Okla.

National event victories in Top Alcohol Dragster
 Year Victories Description
 1994 1 Atlanta, Ga.
 1996 2 Columbus, Ohio, and Richmond, Va.
 1997 2 Indianapolis and St. Louis
 1998 2 Dallas and Englishtown, N.J.

Division 4 championships in Top Alcohol Dragster
 1994, 1996, 1998, and 1999

Special Events and Awards
 Year Description
 1995 Alcohol Dragster champion of TRW All-Star race, Columbus, Ohio
 1996 Division 4 Driver of the Year; Division 4 Crew Chief of the Year (Chris Russell)
 1997 Division 4 Driver of the Year
 1998 Division 4 Driver of the Year
 2001 NHRA Rookie of the Year; Budweiser Shootout qualifier (filling in for Joe Amato)
 2002 Budweiser Shootout qualifier
 2003 Budweiser Shootout qualifier

Top Fuel victories
 Year Victories Description
 2001 2 Pomona 1 and Las Vegas 2
 2002 3 Topeka, Kan.; Denver; and Seattle
 2004 1 Columbus, Ohio