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Sun, 7 Sep 2003, 06:09 PM

Top Alcohol Dragster Final, Round 4 Eliminations
By Keith Burgan





CLERMONT, Ind. - Results of final, round 4 eliminations in Top Alcohol Dragster at the NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series, 49th annual Mac Tools U.S. Nationals:

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET---Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT----ET---Speed
 7438 Morgan Lucas                            8 Shelly Howard
E4   ****WINNER****  0.037  5.412 262.13                     0.045  5.512 257.68
 Prior rounds:
E3    (M Thacker   ) 0.044  5.405 262.69      (J Wilson    ) 0.043  5.429 257.73
E2    (M Gunderson ) 0.036  5.324 263.98      (M Kosky     ) 0.054  5.424 257.28
E1    (J Haley     ) 0.059  5.350 265.22      (K Stark     ) 0.048  5.499 250.04
 Qualified:             #1  5.314 264.80                       #11  5.470 258.57
Current weather conditions: 78 degrees, 47 percent relative humidity, the barometer 30.07 inches, with a track temperature of 107 degrees.

A classic blower vs nitro clash here that will produce yet another first time winner in this category at the "Big GO". Lucas was first off the line and then Howard began shaking the tires to obviate any chance of running down the fuel burner. Shelly had a better 60' clocking and was quicker to the 330' mark but fell further back from then on to trail by around 40 feet in the lights. This is Morgan Lucas' third victory in four final rounds at national events.

Timing data courtesy of CompuLink




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