Search for in
NHRA LODRS IHRA Drag News Photos
Mon, 08 Oct 2012, 13:22 PM

Top Alcohol Funny Car Final, Round 4 Eliminations
By Jim Samuel





MOHNTON, Pa. - Results of final, round 4 eliminations in Top Alcohol Funny Car at the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series, 28th annual Auto-Plus NHRA Nationals:

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET---Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT----ET---Speed
  377 Paul Noakes                             1 Frank Manzo                  
E4                   0.005  5.611 256.65     ****WINNER****  0.070  5.508 263.20
 Prior rounds:
E3    (D Pomponio  ) 0.058  5.697 250.88      (M Ferro     ) 0.048  5.739 250.60
E2    (P Gill      ) 0.038  5.720 254.38      (T Bogolo    ) 0.082  5.486 262.64
E1    (T Veney     ) 0.056  5.622 255.87      (J Fiorini   ) 0.086  5.498 261.78
 Qualified:            #11  5.718 253.33                        #1  5.510 261.57
1:16 p.m. - Weather conditions: air temperature 55 degrees, relative humidity 58 percent, barometer 29.70 inches, adjusted altitude 408 feet, track temperature 61 degrees.

Coming into the race, Manzo had won 38 consecutive final rounds. Noakes was out of the gate first and led at 660 feet. Then Manzo pulled ahead to take his 100th national event win and clinch the Top Alcohol Funny Car championship.

Timing data courtesy of CompuLink




NHRA: 10 Most Recent Entries [ top ]

Oct 22- John Force Accepts Crew Chief Jimmy Prock'S Resignation Today
Oct 22- Tucker Regroups for Better Battle Against his Yankee Counterparts
Oct 22- Demke Locks Up TAD Title, Battle Now Is For 2nd Place
Oct 21- TAFC Title Decided but Top 10 Still Wide Open
Oct 21- Bogacki Bags Second NHRA Lucas Oil World Championship
Oct 20- Raymond Beadle Passes Away
Oct 18- Connolly to Fly KYMCO Colors in Final Two Races of NHRA Countdown
Oct 16- LAS VEGAS 2 - Top NHRA Rookies Make Last Push Toward Auto Club Of Southern California Road to the Future Award
Oct 16- NHRA Breakfast at 2014 SEMA Show to Celebrate 50 Years of the NHRA Finals
Oct 14- Six Rookie Candidates Eligible for 2014 Auto Club Road to The Future Award

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