LAS VEGAS - Notes from round 3 qualifying in Pro Stock at the NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series, Sixth annual ACDelco Las Vegas 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:
Right Lane: Tony Rizzo Runs 6.848/201.25, Now #24; Best prior run: 6.952/197.57, Was #25
Rizzo mad a move in the right direction, but is still not close of getting into the show.
Left Lane: Max Naylor Runs 6.812/202.39, Now #20; Best prior run: 15.658/51.87, Was #27
Right Lane: Pete Carbery Runs 6.903/200.41, Now #27; Best prior run: 7.801/132.78, Was #26
Naylor is finally able to get it down the track, but still comes up short. Carbery is able to get it down the track.
Left Lane: Ben Watson Runs 6.780/201.16, Now #16; Best prior run: 6.827/200.65, Was #24
Right Lane: Erica Enders Runs 16.186/49.31, Now #18; Best prior run: 6.800/202.42, Was #17
Enders makes quick move toward the wall and has to shut it off. Watson with his best pass of the weekend to get into the show. He bumps out Stevens.
Left Lane: Matt Hartford Runs 6.832/201.88, Now #23; Best prior run: 6.816/202.48, Was #23
Right Lane: Jose Maldonado Runs 6.852/200.95, Now #26; Best prior run: 6.874/200.20, Was #26
Left Lane: Bob Panella Runs 6.759/203.98, Now #10; Best prior run: 6.815/202.94, Was #22
Right Lane: Tommy Brown Runs 6.833/202.18, Now #24; Best prior run: 6.821/202.79, Was #24
Panella with a great pass to get into the show, and he bumps out Watson.
Left Lane: Jeg Coughlin Runs 6.747/203.68, Now #5; Best prior run: 6.806/203.52, Was #21
Right Lane: Richie Stevens Runs 6.761/203.80, Now #13; Best prior run: 6.792/202.88, Was #18
Both of these guys get in the show. Coughlin with a great pass to get into the top half of the show. Jeg Coughlin's incremental times: 60ft-1.008 sec., 330ft-2.822, 660ft-4.338/162.24mph, 1,000ft-5.643
Left Lane: Warren Johnson Runs 6.769/203.09, Now #16; Best prior run: 6.803/203.09, Was #21
Right Lane: Jim Yates Runs 6.800/202.64, Now #18; Best prior run: 6.775/202.58, Was #17
WJ runs just good enough to get into the show, but only on the bump.
Left Lane: V. Gaines Runs 6.807/202.52, Now #19; Best prior run: 6.778/203.77, Was #19
Right Lane: Dave Northrop Runs 6.981/203.28, Now #17; Best prior run: 6.773/203.46, Was #17
No help for either of these two.
Left Lane: Ron Krisher Runs 6.752/203.22, Now #8; Best prior run: 6.769/203.28, Was #15
Right Lane: Larry Morgan Runs 6.748/204.05, Now #6; Best prior run: 6.768/203.34, Was #14
both of these two with good looking passes to get into the top half of the show. Ron Krisher's incremental times: 60ft-0.992 sec., 330ft-2.811, 660ft-4.333/161.77mph, 1,000ft-5.645
Larry Morgan's incremental times: 60ft-0.997 sec., 330ft-2.814, 660ft-4.335/161.65mph, 1,000ft-5.644
Left Lane: Greg Anderson Runs 6.730/203.89, Now #3; Best prior run: 6.759/204.01, Was #12
Right Lane: Kurt Johnson Runs 6.748/204.17, Now #7; Best prior run: 6.760/203.71, Was #14
Anderson with his best pass of the weekend to move up to the number three spot. Greg Anderson's incremental times: 60ft-1.003 sec., 330ft-2.809, 660ft-4.321/162.65mph, 1,000ft-5.627 Johnson gets into the top half of the show. Kurt Johnson's incremental times: 60ft-1.000 sec., 330ft-2.817, 660ft-4.336/161.98mph, 1,000ft-5.644
Left Lane: Mike Edwards Runs 6.756/204.51, Now #13; Best prior run: 6.757/204.48, Was #13
Right Lane: Kenny Koretsky Runs 6.755/203.95, Now #12; Best prior run: 6.753/203.77, Was #12
Left Lane: Greg Stanfield Runs 6.745/204.32, Now #6; Best prior run: 6.753/204.17, Was #11
Right Lane: Tom Martino Runs 6.754/204.26, Now #5; Best prior run: 6.744/204.11, Was #5
Stanfield with a nice looking pass to get into the top half of the show. Greg Stanfield's incremental times: 60ft-1.000 sec., 330ft-2.815, 660ft-4.334/161.90mph, 1,000ft-5.642 No help here, but will stay in the number five spot.
Left Lane: Tommy Lee Runs 6.732/204.11, Now #4; Best prior run: 6.751/204.17, Was #10
Right Lane: Dave Connolly Runs 6.751/204.05, Now #2; Best prior run: 6.727/204.20, Was #2
Lee with a really good looking pass to get into the top half of the show.
Left Lane: Allen Johnson Runs 6.726/204.01, Now #2; Best prior run: 6.742/203.89, Was #5
Right Lane: Jason Line Runs 6.705/204.88, Now #1; Best prior run: 6.720/204.94, Was #1
This was a great drag race with Line setting the track E.T. record and staying number one while Johnson moves into the number two spot. Allen Johnson's incremental times: 60ft-0.992 sec., 330ft-2.800, 660ft-4.314/162.47mph, 1,000ft-5.622
Jason Line's incremental times: 60ft-0.985 sec., 330ft-2.790, 660ft-4.300/162.88mph, 1,000ft-5.604