|Run Notes||X Close|
|3:39 p.m. Weather conditions: air temperature 68 degrees, relative humidity 22 percent, barometer 29.07 inches, adjusted altitude 1,855 feet, track temperature 85 degrees.
Once again, Capps is in a must win situation. He goes into the round without lane choice, as Force ran just 0.007 quicker in round two. Capps is 5 - 1 against Force in prior events.
Capps gets a 0.003 head start at the line and holds off Force until near the 660 lights, where she drove on by. Force makes another strong pass for the close win.
That puts a wrap on the 2102 Funny Car Championship season and Jack Beckman is the winner!
Courtney Force's incremental margins (negative if behind): 60ft(-0.016), 330 ft(-0.004), 660ft(0.013). MOV: 0.0195 seconds (approximately 9 feet).
Ron Capps' incremental times: 60ft-0.906 sec., 330ft-2.343, 660ft-3.313/268.54 mph.