JOLIET, Ill. - Notes from round 1 qualifying in Screamin' Eagle Nitro Harley at the NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series, Third annual CARQUEST Auto Parts NHRA Nationals listing lane, rider name, elapsed time, top speed, and position in order following run:
Left Lane: Bill Furr Runs 7.437/133.07, Now #2
Right Lane: Johnny Mancuso Runs 6.598/219.94, Now #1
3:04 PM Current weather conditions: 59 degrees, 47 percent relative humidity, the barometer 29.76 inches.
Left Lane: Joe Scatella Runs 7.514/195.65, Now #5
Right Lane: Jack Romine Runs 6.986/183.17, Now #2
The rear end of Scatella's bike was wiggling around for most of this pass.
Left Lane: Larry Brancaccio Runs 6.744/217.67, Now #3
Right Lane: Doug Vancil Runs 6.578/227.80, Now #1
A very fast pass for Vancil.
Left Lane: Mark Conner Runs 8.989/102.05, Now #9
Right Lane: Steve Stordeur Runs 6.379/220.84, Now #1
Conner moved to the left of the groove at half track and he had to lift.
Left Lane: Mark Cox Runs 6.462/215.68, Now #2
Right Lane: Jake Silcox Runs 7.124/196.59, Now #8
Silcox had to lean far to the right to keep his bike off the centerline on the top half of the track.