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Sun, 21 Apr 2013, 14:30 PM

Competition Eliminator Round 1 Eliminations
By Bob Orme





ENNIS, Texas - Results of round 1 eliminations in Competition Eliminator at the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, South Central Division, Second annual Texas Motorplex Old School Showdown:

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 4259 Chris Benham                         5210 Duane Robison                
E1                   0.048  8.264 166.87     ****WINNER****  0.161  7.436 164.75
       B/SMA Index: 8.62 (+/-): -0.356             C/A Index: 7.93 (+/-): -0.494
 Qualified:            #19  8.250 -0.370                        #7  7.281 -0.649
12:15 p.m. Weather conditions: air temperature 67 degrees, relative humidity 50 percent, barometer 29.56 inches, adjusted altitude 1,284 feet.

Duane Robison's MOV: 0.0253 seconds (approximately 6 feet). Duane Robison's incremental times: 60ft-1.066 sec., 330ft-3.041, 660ft-4.697/148.17 mph, 1,000ft-6.132.


 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 4650 Dennis Smiley                         564 Matt Harris                  
E1                  -0.500 14.553  58.88     ****WINNER****  0.092  8.147 136.04
       BB/AM Index: 7.40 (+/-):  7.153             D/A Index: 8.28 (+/-): -0.133
 Qualified:            #23  7.973  0.573                       #11  7.642 -0.638


 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
   54 Travis Gusso                            4 Clint Neff                   
E1   ****WINNER****  0.110  8.624 130.05                     8.314 No Time      
        D/SM Index: 8.99 (+/-): -0.366            K/AA Index: 8.29 (+/-): 91.709
 Qualified:             #2  8.254 -0.736                       #14  7.731 -0.559
Neff's car didn't move when the tree went green.

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 4799 Bill Kent                            4127 Don Alexander                
E1   ****WINNER****  0.182  6.990 157.06                     0.122  7.708 175.34
         B/D Index: 7.27 (+/-): -0.280             D/D Index: 7.79 (+/-): -0.082
 Qualified:            #10  6.631 -0.639                       #22  7.484 -0.306
Alexander was to the left of the groove for much of this pass.

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
   45 Joey Tanksley                        4097 Pete Carbery                 
E1   ****WINNER****  0.009  9.479  93.36                           No Time      
         B/D Index: 7.27 (+/-):  2.209            B/AA Index: 7.57 (+/-): 92.429
 Qualified:            #24  9.666  2.396                       #12  6.977 -0.593
Carbery couldn't back up after doing his burnout. Something fell off of Tanksley's car just past the tree.

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
   55 Will Hatcher                          429 Raymond Martin               
E1   ****WINNER**** -0.067  9.422  91.66                    -0.066  8.145 119.73
        A/DA Index: 7.11 (+/-):  2.312            K/AA Index: 8.29 (+/-): -0.145
 Qualified:            #17  6.654 -0.456                        #5  7.631 -0.659
Hatcher will face Harris in round two.

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 4254 Scott Benham                         4056 Richard Brady                
E1   ****WINNER****  1.856 No Time                                 No Time      
         B/T Index: 8.75 (+/-): 91.249            B/ND Index: 7.56 (+/-): 92.439
 Qualified:             #9  8.108 -0.642                       #21  7.244 -0.316
Brady was a no show. Benham took the green light.

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
  430 Lloyd Wofford                        4440 Kevin Self                   
E1                         No Time           ****WINNER****  0.129  8.445 114.14
       B/SMA Index: 8.62 (+/-): 91.379            F/EA Index: 8.47 (+/-): -0.025
 Qualified:            #20  8.258 -0.362                        #8  7.823 -0.647
Wofford was a no show. Self will face Gusso in round two.

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
   42 Donald Thomas                        4548 Keith Mawhee                 
E1   ****WINNER****  0.061  7.797 120.74                           No Time      
        C/ED Index: 7.87 (+/-): -0.073             D/A Index: 8.28 (+/-): 91.719
 Qualified:             #3  7.161 -0.709                       #15  7.769 -0.511
Mawhee was a no show. Thomas will face Scott Benham in round two.

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
   46 Keith Hall                           5037 Richard Freeman              
E1                         No Time           ****WINNER****  0.114  6.602 156.52
        D/SM Index: 8.99 (+/-): 91.009           AA/AT Index: 7.04 (+/-): -0.438
 Qualified:            #13  8.422 -0.568                        #1  6.050 -0.990
Hall was a no show. Freeman will face Robison in round two.

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 4995 Ray Goodman                            41 Clark Smiley                 
E1                         No Time           ****WINNER****  0.078  8.699 114.24
        A/EA Index: 7.84 (+/-): 92.159            BB/A Index: 7.99 (+/-):  0.709
 Qualified:            #18  7.467 -0.373                        #6  7.334 -0.656
Goodman was a no show. Smiley will face Tanksley in round two.

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
   10 Alan Ellis                           457W Adam White                   
E1   ****WINNER****  0.024  6.625 174.48                     0.074  7.132 155.04
        A/AA Index: 7.15 (+/-): -0.525            A/ND Index: 7.43 (+/-): -0.298
 Qualified:             #4  6.468 -0.682                       #16  6.954 -0.476
This is a re-run due to a tree malfunction.

Alan Ellis' incremental times: 60ft-1.003 sec., 330ft-2.735, 660ft-4.181/169.27 mph, 1,000ft-5.446. He'll face Kent in round two.

Timing data courtesy of CompuLink




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