MISSION, B.C. - Notes from round 2 qualifying in Top Alcohol Funny Car at the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, Northwest Division, LORDCO Auto Parts BC Nationals at Mission Raceway listing lane, driver name, elapsed time/top speed this round, position in order following run, best prior elapsed time/speed, and position in order prior to run:
Left Lane: Dave Germain Runs 5.937/245.32, Now #6; No Prior Run
Right Lane: Brian Hough Runs 5.700/249.90, Now #3; Best prior run: 11.048/98.36, Was #5
12:19 pm. Germain is making his first run of the weekend. Hough struck the the hides in his first run yesterday. Hough makes a nice run down the track had to pull it back into the middle of the lane abour 300ft out. Germain gets into the field with his first run.
incremental times: 60ft-1.051 sec., 330ft-2.656, 660ft-3.923/196.19 mph, 1,000ft-5.009.
Left Lane: Clint Thompson Runs 5.646/259.11, Now #2; Best prior run: 5.810/253.59, Was #4
Right Lane: Jeff Ashwell Runs 6.082/238.72, Now #5; Best prior run: 5.935/241.09, Was #5
Thompson with great run and he goes all the way to #2. Ashwell has to pedal it down low as he had huge tire shake.
Clint Thompson's incremental times: 60ft-0.956 sec., 330ft-2.529,
660ft-3.750/205.19 mph, 1,000ft-4.778.
Left Lane: Steve Gasparrelli Runs 5.808/259.46, Now #1; Best prior run: 5.638/261.09, Was #1
Right Lane: John Evanchuk Runs 5.675/255.53, Now #3; Best prior run: 5.685/255.10, Was #3
Gasparrelli spins the tires around 400ft and that really kills his time. Evanchuk makes a nice improvement on his earlier time.
Steve Gasparrelli's incremental times: 60ft-0.983 sec.,
330ft-2.651, 660ft-3.899/201.55 mph, 1,000ft-4.939.