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Sun, 7 Sep 2003, 01:35 PM

Pro Stock Round 1 Eliminations
By Rick Green





CLERMONT, Ind. - Results of round 1 eliminations in Pro Stock 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
    7 Mike Edwards                         2455 Jason Line
E1                   0.023  6.879 198.64     ****WINNER****  0.041  6.847 202.12
 Qualified:             #8  6.816 201.49                        #9  6.819 202.21
Current weather conditions: 73 degrees, 50 percent relative humidity, the barometer 30.10 inches, with a track temperature of 104 degrees under sunny skies.

Edwards with the starting line advantage, but Line was able to chase him down on the top end to take the win by about four feet.

Jason Line's incremental margins (negative if behind): 60ft(-0.021), 330 ft(-0.028), 660ft(-0.019), 1,000ft(-0.005). MOV: 0.0146 seconds (approximately 4 feet).


 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET---Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT----ET---Speed
    9 Gene Wilson                           402 Taylor Lastor
E1   ****WINNER****  0.077  6.844 201.07                     0.049  6.888 200.89
 Qualified:             #7  6.816 201.58                       #10  6.822 201.82
Lastor with a big starting line advantage, but Wilson had the difference made up by the 330 foot mark and drove away for the win by about five feet.

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET---Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT----ET---Speed
    5 Ron Krisher                           335 Dave Connolly
E1   ****WINNER****  0.030  6.831 201.19                     0.023  6.859 201.19
 Qualified:             #6  6.814 201.73                       #11  6.823 202.03
Connolly with a slight starting line advantage, but Krisher had the difference made up by 60 feet and drove away for a six foot win.

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET---Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT----ET---Speed
  357 Larry Morgan                            4 Warren Johnson
E1   ****WINNER****  0.018  6.834 200.95                     0.062  6.823 202.58
 Qualified:             #5  6.811 201.85                       #12  6.825 202.18
Morgan with a big starting line advantage and the power to hold off the hard charging WJ to take the hole shot win by 10 feet.

Larry Morgan's incremental margins: 60ft(0.059), 330 ft(0.060), 660ft(0.050), 1,000ft(0.041). MOV: 0.0334 seconds (approximately 10 feet).


 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET---Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT----ET---Speed
    2 Jim Yates                              30 Steve Schmidt
E1   ****WINNER****  0.043  6.835 201.46                     0.022  6.869 200.74
 Qualified:             #4  6.810 202.97                       #13  6.830 201.37
Schmidt with the starting line advantage, but Yates is able chase him down by half track to take the win by about four feet.

Jim Yates' incremental margins (negative if behind): 60ft(-0.015), 330 ft(-0.004), 660ft(0.006), 1,000ft(0.010). MOV: 0.0139 seconds (approximately 4 feet).


 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET---Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT----ET---Speed
    3 Greg Anderson                         709 George Marnell
E1   ****WINNER****  0.065  6.789 202.73                     0.032  6.882 200.95
 Qualified:             #3  6.786 205.01                       #14  6.830 201.10
Marnell with the starting line advantage, but Anderson has the difference made up by 60 feet and just drives away for the win by about 18 feet. Anderson with low E.T. of the round.

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET---Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT----ET---Speed
    6 Kurt Johnson                           24 Troy Coughlin
E1   ****WINNER****  0.027  6.810 202.67                    -0.049  6.858 200.35
 Qualified:             #1  6.778 203.77                       #16  6.833 201.79
Coughlin was too quick on the tree and Johnson got the freebie here.

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET---Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT----ET---Speed
    1 Jeg Coughlin                            8 Allen Johnson
E1   ****WINNER****  0.031  6.814 201.16                     0.001  6.855 201.07
 Qualified:             #2  6.785 204.63                       #15  6.832 201.55
Johnson with a near perfect light, but Jeg with the power to chase him down around half track to take the win by about three feet.

K. Johnson lane choice over Line, Morgan lane choice over Yates, J. Coughlin lane choice over Wilson, Anderson lane choice over Krisher.

Timing data courtesy of CompuLink




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