MOHNTON, Pa. - Notes from round 3 qualifying in Pro Stock Motorcycle at the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series, 28th annual Auto-Plus NHRA Nationals listing lane, rider name, elapsed time/top speed this round, position in order following run, best prior elapsed time/speed, and position in order prior to run:
Right Lane: Connie Cohen Runs 9.365/110.81, Now #13; No Prior Run
11:08 a.m. - Weather conditions: air temperature 69 degrees, relative humidity 68 percent, barometer 29.26 inches, adjusted altitude 2,148 feet, track temperature 76 degrees.
Cohen did not make a qualifying run yesterday.
Left Lane: Hector Arana Runs 6.949/170.77, Now #2; Best prior run: 6.834/194.46, Was #2
Right Lane: Shawn Gann Runs 6.985/191.87, Now #11; Best prior run: 6.967/190.57, Was #11
Neither rider improved over yesterday, so Arana and Gann stayed where they were in the qualifying order.
Left Lane: Michael Phillips Runs 7.013/189.23, Now #13; No Prior Run
Right Lane: Wesley Wells Runs 7.072/189.42, Now #14; No Prior Run
Wells pushed himself into the field and Phillips moved up two spots in the order.
Left Lane: Steve Johnson Runs 7.009/181.96, Now #13; No Prior Run
Right Lane: John Hall Runs 6.995/188.65, Now #10; Best prior run: 6.963/186.54, Was #10
Johnson was not in the field before this run but when it was done, he was in the number 13 spot in the order. Johnson's motorcycle left a long trail of oil on the track during this run.
Left Lane: Craig Treble Runs 7.269/154.33, Now #16; No Prior Run
Right Lane: Scotty Pollacheck Runs 6.954/188.99, Now #10; Best prior run: 6.971/188.17, Was #12
Treble moved around a lot on the track but managed to edge into the field. Pollacheck had a straight ride to move up two spots.
Left Lane: Michael Ray Runs 6.963/191.76, Now #6; Best prior run: 6.910/189.76, Was #6
Right Lane: Karen Stoffer Runs 6.930/192.91, Now #7; Best prior run: 6.924/191.62, Was #7
Neither rider was quicker than yesterday, so neither moved in the qualifying order.
Left Lane: LE Tonglet Runs 6.941/192.82, Now #9; Best prior run: 6.934/193.43, Was #9
Right Lane: Chip Ellis Runs 6.937/192.14, Now #8; Best prior run: 6.932/193.05, Was #8
Both riders were quicker during yesterday's sessions.
Left Lane: Matt Smith Runs 6.922/192.69, Now #5; Best prior run: 6.885/193.99, Was #5
Right Lane: Hector Arana Jr Runs 6.898/179.92, Now #4; Best prior run: 6.853/195.70, Was #4
Smith and Arana had stright trips down the track, but neither was quicker than yesterday. No change.
Left Lane: Andrew Hines Runs 6.840/193.85, Now #3; Best prior run: 6.853/195.93, Was #3
Right Lane: Eddie Krawiec Runs 6.851/196.04, Now #1; Best prior run: 6.821/196.19, Was #1
Both riders were quicker yesterday.