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SummitRacing.com NHRA Nationals Fact Sheet
Courtesy of NHRA Communications
The 13th annual SummitRacing.com NHRA Nationals, the fourth of 23 events in the NHRA Full Throttle
Drag Racing Series.
Drivers in three categories - Top Fuel, Funny Car and Pro Stock - earn points leading to 2012 NHRA
Full Throttle Drag Racing
Series world championships.
WHERE: The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Las Vegas. Track is located approximately 15
miles north of downtown Las Vegas
off Interstate 15.
WHEN: Friday through Sunday, March 30 - April 1
FRIDAY, March 30 - LUCAS OIL SERIES time runs and qualifying at 8 a.m.
FULL THROTTLE SERIES qualifying at 2 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.
SATURDAY, March 31 - LUCAS OIL SERIES eliminations at 8 a.m.
FULL THROTTLE SERIES qualifying at 11:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.
SUNDAY, April 1 - Pre-race ceremonies, 10 a.m.
FULL THROTTLE SERIES eliminations begin at 11 a.m.
Saturday, March 31, ESPN2 and ESPN2HD will televise two hours of qualifying coverage at
7:30 p.m. (ET).
Sunday, April 1, ESPN2 and ESPN2HD will televise three hours of eliminations coverage
starting at 7 p.m. (ET).
2011 EVENT WINNERS: Antron Brown, Top Fuel; Robert Hight, Funny Car; Mike Edwards, Pro
MOST VICTORIES: Larry Dixon, 4, TF; Greg Anderson, 3, PS; Jeg Coughlin, 3, PS; Kenny
Bernstein, 2, TF; Mike Edwards, 2, PS; Robert Hight,
2, FC; Tony Schumacher, 2, TF.
Top Fuel - 3.781 seconds by Tony Schumacher, Oct. '08; 325.85 mph by Rod Fuller, Oct. '11.
Funny Car - 4.030 seconds by Matt Hagan, Oct. '09; 315.49 mph by Ron Capps, Oct. '11.
Pro Stock - 6.594 seconds by Mike Edwards, Oct. '11; 208.84 mph by Edwards, Oct. '11.
Top Fuel - 3.735 sec. by Del Worsham, Oct. '11, Reading, Pa.; 328.62 mph by Spencer Massey,
Feb. '12, Pomona, Calif
Funny Car - 3.995 sec. by Matt Hagan, Sept. '11, Charlotte, N.C.; 318.99 mph by Jack
Beckman, Sept. '11, Charlotte, N.C.
Pro Stock - 6.477 sec. by Jason Line, Oct. '11, Reading, Pa.; 213.57 mph by Erica Enders,
March '11, Gainesville, Fla.
TICKETS: For tickets call Las Vegas Motor Speedway at (800) 644-4444, or visit www.LVMS.com.
GENERAL ADMISSION (includes pit pass) - Friday: Adult, $32; Junior (6-12 years), $11.
Saturday: Adult, $51; Junior (6-12
years), $11. Sunday: Adult, $55; Junior (6-12 years) $16. Children five years and under admitted
free to general admission and
pit areas each day.
RESERVED SEATS (includes pit pass) - Friday: Adult, $42; Junior (6-12 years), $21; Child
(Five and under), $10. Saturday:
Adult, $61; Junior (6-12 years), $21; Child (Five and under), $10. Sunday: Adult, $65; Junior (6-12
years) $26; Child (Five and
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