Search for in
NHRA LODRS IHRA Drag News Photos
Sun, 14 Nov 2010, 09:14 PM

Top Alcohol Dragster Final, Round 4 Eliminations
By David Gerard





POMONA, Calif. - Results of final, round 4 eliminations in Top Alcohol Dragster at the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series, 46th annual Automobile Club of Southern California NHRA Finals:

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET---Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT----ET---Speed
    4 Shawn Cowie                             9 Michael Manners              
E4                   0.096  5.333 263.00     ****WINNER****  0.025  5.347 270.64
 Prior rounds:
E3    (J Whiteley  ) 0.029  5.300 269.83      (M Guest     ) 0.055  5.350 267.69
E2    (C Demke     ) 0.053  5.339 265.12      (B Reichert  ) 0.057  5.358 267.69
E1    (D St Arnaud ) 0.069  5.384 267.06      (B Pierce    ) 0.071  5.330 270.81
 Qualified:             #6  5.307 268.54                        #4  5.286 273.72
5:28 p.m. Weather conditions: air temperature 74 degrees, relative humidity 28 percent, barometer 28.85 inches, adjusted altitude 2,638 feet, track temperature 77 degrees.

This is the first time Cowie and Manners have faced each other in eliminations.

Manners gets away first and stays in from until near the 330 lights, Cowie gets back in front and stays there until after mid-track. Manners goes back in front and takes the hole shot win.

Michael Manners' incremental margins (negative if behind): 60ft(0.014), 330 ft(-0.022), 660ft(-0.001), 1,000ft(0.035). MOV: 0.0572 seconds (approximately 22 feet).

Shawn Cowie's incremental times: 60ft-0.911 sec., 330ft-2.351, 660ft-3.495/215.41 mph, 1,000ft-4.484.
Michael Manners' incremental times: 60ft-0.968 sec., 330ft-2.444, 660ft-3.567/222.91 mph, 1,000ft-4.520.

Timing data courtesy of CompuLink




NHRA: 10 Most Recent Entries [ top ]

Sep 17- CHARLOTTE 2 - TAD & TAFC To Finish in Reading
Sep 16- DALLAS - Top Fuel'S Spencer Massey Knows Big Weekend at AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals
Sep 16- DALLAS - NHRA Mello Yello Countdown to the Championship Playoff Doubleheader
Sep 16- DALLAS - Fact Sheet
Sep 16- CHARLOTTE 2 - Special Awards
Sep 16- CHARLOTTE 2 - Through the Lens of Gary Nastase
Sep 16- Indy - Through the Lens of Ron Lewis
Sep 16- CHARLOTTE 2 - Pro Stock Racer Gaines Walks Away from Crash at zMAX Dragway
Sep 16- CHARLOTTE 2 - Lucas Oil Sportsman Eliminations Postponed
Sep 14- CHARLOTTE 2 - Continuation of Pep Boys NHRA Carolina Nationals Eliminations Moved to Texas Motorplex

Copyright ©2014 AUTOSALES INC, dba Summit Racing Equipment
Ready to take your order at 1-800-230-3030 | Customer Service 1-800-517-1035