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|Martin has announced his retirement and Taylor is purportedly going to turn his attention to Top Fuel next year.
Great race, but tire shake did Martin in and Taylor moved on with a nice run.
Joey Martin's incremental times: 60ft-0.924 sec., 330ft-2.459.
Frankie Taylor's incremental margins (negative if behind): 60ft(-0.015), 330 ft(0.002). MOV: 0.0435 seconds (approximately 13 feet).
Taylor will have lane choice against Smith in round two.