CORDOVA, Ill. - Notes from final, round 4 qualifying in Aeromotive Fuel Systems Pro Mod at the 2013 ADRL Tour presented by Speedtech, Spring Drags IV presented by Curry's Transportation Services 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: Mike Gondziola Runs 4.077/186.92, Now #8; Best prior run: 4.057/189.71, Was #8
Right Lane: Travis Harvey Runs 3.955/184.75, Now #5; Best prior run: 3.941/187.81, Was #5
5:08 p.m. Mike Gondziola is on the bump spot at 4.057.
Both cars ate a few pistons in the lights, neither driver improved.
Left Lane: Larry Higginbottham Runs 4.056/178.45, Now #8; Best prior run: 4.123/176.30, Was #9
Right Lane: Jimmy Keen Runs 3.985/192.11, Now #4; Best prior run: 3.937/187.73, Was #4
Two nice runs, best of the day for Higginbotham to bump Gondziola. Keen slowed slightly, but his car got down the track on all four attempte today.
Left Lane: Raymond Matos Runs 4.018/170.30, Now #2; Best prior run: 3.931/190.24, Was #2
Right Lane: Rickie Smith No Time, Now #3; Best prior run: 3.934/192.96, Was #3
"The battle of the flags," Smith with a U.S. flag in the tow strap fitting and Matos with a Puerto Rican flag - on the burnouts.
Neither driver improved, Matos with a misfire and Smith collecting the finish line reflectors.
Right Lane: Adam Flamholc Runs 3.996/187.83, Now #7; Best prior run: 3.999/187.03, Was #7
Flamholc improved slightly, stayed seventh.
Right Lane: Dan Stevenson Runs 4.857/105.81, Now #1; Best prior run: 3.917/192.74, Was #1
Stevenson shook and started to turn toward the wall, so he lifted.