MOHNTON, Pa. - Notes from final, round 4 qualifying in Pro Stock at the NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series, 21st annual Toyo Tires NHRA Nationals listing lane, driver name, elapsed time/top speed this round, position in order following run, best prior elapsed time/speed, and position in order prior to run:
Left Lane: Bill Shorts Runs 7.121/192.52, Now #29; Best prior run: 7.073/193.65, Was #29
Weather conditions: air temperature 78 degrees, relative humidity 49 percent, barometer 29.81 inches, adjusted altitude 1,685 feet, track temperature 105 degrees.
No help here for
Left Lane: Jim Cunningham No Time, Now #26; Best prior run: 6.910/199.17, Was #26
Right Lane: Val Smeland Runs 7.036/195.79, Now #28; Best prior run: 7.017/195.85, Was #28
Cunningham did the burnout and then was shut off.
Left Lane: Max Naylor Runs 6.885/200.41, Now #25; Best prior run: 6.853/200.80, Was #25
Naylor is out of the groove and close to the wall and then reels it back in and then is close to the centerline on the top end.
Left Lane: Ben Watson Runs 6.811/202.45, Now #22; Best prior run: 6.799/201.91, Was #22
Right Lane: Barry Grant Runs 6.830/201.37, Now #24; Best prior run: 6.825/201.10, Was #24
No help for either of these two.
Left Lane: Mark Pawuk Runs 6.794/202.67, Now #21; Best prior run: 6.792/202.85, Was #21
Right Lane: Bob Benza Runs 6.879/201.55, Now #23; Best prior run: 6.824/202.85, Was #23
Left Lane: Mike Edwards Runs 6.794/202.76, Now #20; Best prior run: 6.790/203.55, Was #20
Right Lane: Kenny Koretsky Runs 6.817/201.91, Now #19; Best prior run: 6.785/202.27, Was #19
Left Lane: Dave Northrop Runs 6.783/203.06, Now #18; Best prior run: 6.781/203.09, Was #17
Right Lane: V. Gaines Runs 6.772/203.80, Now #14; Best prior run: 6.784/203.12, Was #18
No help for Northrop and Gaines gets into the show and that bumps out Allen. Allen Johnson is on the bump spot at 6.777.
Left Lane: Allen Johnson Runs 6.790/202.55, Now #16; Best prior run: 6.777/202.33, Was #16
Right Lane: Bruce Allen Runs 6.824/203.25, Now #17; Best prior run: 6.778/202.79, Was #17
Johnson will stay on the bubble and Allen will not get back into the show.
Left Lane: Erica Enders Runs 6.760/203.40, Now #10; Best prior run: 6.771/203.46, Was #13
Right Lane: Greg Stanfield Runs 6.797/203.46, Now #15; Best prior run: 6.774/203.52, Was #15
Enders launched hard and keep it hooked up for the quickest pass of the session. Erica Enders' incremental times: 60ft-0.991 sec., 330ft-2.818, 660ft-4.342/161.90mph, 1,000ft-5.654
Left Lane: Richie Stevens Runs 6.789/197.05, Now #12; Best prior run: 6.769/203.46, Was #12
Right Lane: Dave Howard Runs 6.792/203.61, Now #13; Best prior run: 6.769/203.37, Was #13
Left Lane: Jeg Coughlin Runs 6.789/202.67, Now #11; Best prior run: 6.764/203.71, Was #11
Right Lane: Rickie Smith Runs 6.781/203.92, Now #7; Best prior run: 6.748/203.89, Was #7
Left Lane: Dave Connolly Runs 6.765/203.28, Now #9; Best prior run: 6.760/203.40, Was #9
Right Lane: Jim Yates Runs 6.764/203.58, Now #5; Best prior run: 6.746/203.61, Was #5
A couple good pass.
Left Lane: Larry Morgan Runs 6.783/203.49, Now #8; Best prior run: 6.755/204.48, Was #8
Right Lane: Ron Krisher Runs 6.762/204.48, Now #4; Best prior run: 6.745/201.37, Was #4
Left Lane: Warren Johnson Runs 6.759/203.95, Now #6; Best prior run: 6.748/204.23, Was #6
Right Lane: Jason Line Runs 6.735/204.79, Now #1; Best prior run: 6.744/203.95, Was #3
Line with a great looking pass straight down the groove and into the number one spot. Jason Line's incremental times: 60ft-0.986 sec., 330ft-2.805, 660ft-4.325/162.14mph, 1,000ft-5.633
Left Lane: Greg Anderson Runs 6.742/204.23, Now #2; Best prior run: 6.736/204.51, Was #2
Right Lane: Kurt Johnson Runs 6.745/204.54, Now #3; Best prior run: 6.739/204.54, Was #3
This was a pretty good drag race to wrap up Pro Stock qualifying. Neither one of these two could get the number one spot back from Line.