BRISTOL, Tenn. - Notes from round 2 qualifying in X-Treme Pro Stock at the 2013 X-Treme Drag Racing League, X-DRL Thunder Valley Madness 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: Rocky Watford Runs 6.650/81.78, Now #8; No Prior Run
2:30 p.m. Weather conditions: air temperature 74 degrees, relative humidity 21 percent, barometer 28.76 inches, adjusted altitude 2,501 feet.
Hard leave for Watford and then the Cobalt drives hard towards the center line. He has to lift.
Left Lane: Todd Hoerner Runs 7.360/61.35, Now #8; Best prior run: 6.351/73.90, Was #7
Right Lane: Lester Cooper Runs 4.225/171.42, Now #4; Best prior run: 8.433/52.23, Was #9
Rocky Watford is on the bump spot at 6.650.
Hoerner has a strong 60 foot time and then the engine goes silent.
Cooper gets a full pass and will take over the new number four spot on the ladder.
Lester Cooper's incremental times: 60ft-1.029 sec., 330ft-2.785.
Left Lane: Richard Penland Runs 5.088/100.28, Now #6; Best prior run: 4.240/168.72, Was #5
Right Lane: Kevin Bealko Runs 4.119/175.55, Now #4; Best prior run: 4.468/138.09, Was #7
Todd Hoerner is on the bump spot at 6.351 and everyone else yet to run is already qualified.
Bealko has all of the numbers from start to finish and jumps from near the bottom of the ladder into the top half of the field.
Penland has good numbers down low, but has the back of the car snap out near the 330 lights. He quickly dumps.
Kevin Bealko's incremental times: 60ft-0.990 sec., 330ft-2.711.
Left Lane: Dean Goforth Runs 7.490/60.38, Now #1; Best prior run: 4.085/176.67, Was #1
Right Lane: Elijah Morton Runs 4.180/174.66, Now #5; Best prior run: 4.333/137.74, Was #7
More problems in the left lane and Goforth gets loose about 100 feet out.
Strong pass for Morton, without issue, and moves up to the number five spot.
Elijah Morton's incremental times: 60ft-1.024 sec., 330ft-2.765.
Left Lane: John Deflorian Jr. Runs 5.349/93.85, Now #3; Best prior run: 4.094/175.84, Was #3
Right Lane: Cary Goforth Runs 4.117/175.68, Now #2; Best prior run: 4.087/174.82, Was #2
Goforth makes the second quickest pass of the session to stay number two.
Deflorian has a better leave, but is done before the 330 lights.
John Deflorian Jr.'s incremental times: 60ft-0.995 sec., 330ft-2.987.
Cary Goforth's incremental times: 60ft-1.001 sec., 330ft-2.712.