Search for in
NHRA LODRS IHRA PDRA Drag News Photos
Fri, 18 Jan 2013, 20:14 PM

Top Fuel Qualifying Notes, Session #2
By Rick Green





JUPITER, Fla. - Notes from round 2 qualifying in Top Fuel at the NHRA, Pro Winter Warmup 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: Doug Kalitta Runs 3.787/322.58, Now #3; Best prior run: 6.860/92.87, Was #10
Right Lane: Tony Schumacher Runs 3.794/325.30, Now #2; Best prior run: 3.776/324.59, Was #2

Kalitta in Lucas car again and this is a great side-by-side drag race. Doug Kalitta's incremental times: 60ft-99.999 sec., 330ft-99.999, 660ft-99.999/000.00 mph.
Tony Schumacher's incremental times: 60ft-99.999 sec., 330ft-99.999, 660ft-99.999/000.00 mph.

Left Lane: Leah Pruett Runs 4.279/188.07, Now #6; Best prior run: 3.850/307.16, Was #6
Right Lane: Antron Brown Runs 6.512/98.45, Now #7; Best prior run: 3.860/302.28, Was #7

Brown is up in smoke early and clicks it off...Pruett starts to lose traction and clicks it off.

Left Lane: Clay Millican Runs 3.804/322.73, Now #5; Best prior run: 3.828/321.42, Was #5
Right Lane: Brittany Force Runs 3.796/324.36, Now #4; Best prior run: 3.860/290.88, Was #8

This was a great side-by-side drag race...Clay Millican's incremental times: 60ft-0.850 sec., 330ft-2.160, 660ft-3.054/281.19 mph.
Brittany Force's incremental times: 60ft-0.848 sec., 330ft-2.154, 660ft-3.049/281.13 mph.

Left Lane: Bob Vandergriff Runs 3.848/320.51, Now #6; Best prior run: 3.825/321.50, Was #6
Right Lane: David Grubnic Runs 3.970/225.79, Now #9; Best prior run: 3.870/271.08, Was #9

Grubnic clicked it off early. Vandergriff with another good pass. Bob Vandergriff's incremental times: 60ft-0.867 sec., 330ft-2.186, 660ft-3.090/278.92 mph.

Left Lane: Doug Kalitta Runs 5.245/134.27, Now #1; Best prior run: 3.759/328.30, Was #1
Right Lane: Sidnei Firgo Runs 10.385/75.32, Now #10; Best prior run: 3.883/318.24, Was #10

Firgo is up in smoke right at the hit...Kalitta starts to lose traction and clicks it off. That wraps up day one from the Pro Winter Warmup.

Timing data courtesy of CompuLink




NHRA: 10 Most Recent Entries [ top ]

Apr 26- CHARLOTTE 1 - Funny Car Drivers Enjoy Unique Experience of NHRA Four-Wide Nationals at zMAX
Apr 25- CHARLOTTE 1 - Eight-Time Top Fuel World Champion Tony Schumacher Seeks First Career Win at NHRA Four-Wide Nationals
Apr 25- CHARLOTTE 1 - NHRA Four-Wide Nationals Fact Sheet
Apr 24- HOUSTON - Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series Wrap Up
Apr 24- HOUSTON - Special Awards
Apr 24- HOUSTON - J&A Service Pro Mod Series Sunday Wrap Up
Apr 24- HOUSTON - Sunday Video
Apr 23- HOUSTON - Sunday Wrap Up
Apr 23- HOUSTON - Championship Points
Apr 23- HOUSTON - Summary of Eliminations in Top Fuel

Copyright ©2017 AUTOSALES INC, dba Summit Racing Equipment
Ready to take your order at 1-800-230-3030 | Customer Service 1-800-517-1035