Search for in
NHRA LODRS IHRA PDRA Drag News Photos
Sun, 07 Jul 2013, 15:54 PM

Pro Modified Round 3 Eliminations
By Rick Green





NORWALK, Ohio - Results of round 3 eliminations in Pro Modified at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series, Seventh annual Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals:

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET---Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT----ET---Speed
 2377 Von Smith                              43 Rickie Smith                 
E3                   0.085  5.986 235.64     ****WINNER****  0.090  5.933 242.80
 Prior rounds:
E2    (M Janis     ) 0.017  6.001 238.13      (D Rowe      ) 0.057  5.924 243.85
E1    (H Martin    ) 0.074  5.990 237.80      (C Juliano   ) 0.126  6.010 239.40
 Qualified:            #12  6.069 234.82                        #1  5.910 243.94
V. Smith and R. Smith have each won 1 times against the other in prior events. V. smith with the starting line advantage and the lead until about 400 feet where R. smith was able to chase him down. Rickie Smith's MOV: 0.0488 seconds (approximately 17 feet). Rickie Smith is going to his second final round this year and fifth of his career.

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET---Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT----ET---Speed
    2 Mike Castellana                      T217 Tim Tindle                   
E3   ****WINNER****  0.052  5.956 242.71                     0.083  5.990 244.03
 Prior rounds:
E2    (C Satterfiel) 0.044  5.912 242.89      (C King      ) 0.113  5.977 243.68
E1    (B Lutz      ) 0.044  5.878 242.80      (K Lang      ) 0.091  5.973 228.61
 Qualified:             #2  5.918 240.77                       #11  6.036 243.06
This is the first time Castellana and Tindle have faced each other in eliminations. Castellana with the starting line advantage and never trailed for the win. Castellana will give up lane choice to R. Smith in the final. Castellana goes to his ninth career final round and his first this year.

Timing data courtesy of CompuLink




NHRA: 10 Most Recent Entries [ top ]

Aug 24- INDY - Fact Sheet
Aug 24- INDY - Morgan Lucas Knows Importance of Winning Prestigious Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals
Aug 24- Summit Racing to Open Fourth Super Store and Distribution Center
Aug 24- Fan Vote and Lottery to Decide Last Two Spots in Traxxas Nitro Shootout at Indianapolis
Aug 23- SEATTLE - Nitro Finals Wrap Up
Aug 23- BRAINERD - Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series Wrap Up
Aug 23- SEATTLE - Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series Wrap Up
Aug 23- Jim Oberhofer Announces The Tammy O Foundation
Aug 22- BRAINERD - Special Awards
Aug 22- BRAINERD - Sunday Videos

Copyright ©2016 AUTOSALES INC, dba Summit Racing Equipment
Ready to take your order at 1-800-230-3030 | Customer Service 1-800-517-1035