Search for in
NHRA LODRS IHRA Drag News Photos
Sun, 28 Jul 2013, 18:33 PM

Top Dragster Final, Round 5 Eliminations
By Rick Green





SONOMA, Calif. - Results of final, round 5 eliminations in Top Dragster at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series, 26th annual NHRA Sonoma Nationals:

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 7468 George Prather                        756 Bob Button                   
E5                   0.021  6.693 196.73     ****WINNER****  0.016  6.807 187.55
         T/D  Dial: 6.70 (+/-): -0.007             T/D  Dial: 6.78 (+/-):  0.027
 Prior rounds:
E4    (D Hall      ) 0.012  6.687 -0.053      (C Thode     ) 0.001  6.880  0.090
E3    (C Lindsey   ) 0.014  6.793  0.043      (R Pressel   ) 0.034  6.860  0.060
E2    (J Johnson   ) 0.033  6.750  0.000      (S Will      ) 0.029  6.929  0.129
E1    (M Colton Sr ) 0.020  7.267  0.517      (J Bradford  ) 0.025  6.810  0.050
 Qualified:            #16  6.751 194.10                       #17  6.770 202.15
Weather conditions: air temperature 74 degrees, relative humidity 55 percent, barometer 29.80 inches, adjusted altitude 1,773 feet, track temperature 110 degrees.

Button with the starting line advantage and the win when Prather took too much stripe. Button picks up his third National event win, his first in top Dragster and his second win here in Sonoma.

Timing data courtesy of CompuLink




NHRA: 10 Most Recent Entries [ top ]

Jul 25- SONOMA - Super Stock Qualifying, Session #1 Order
Jul 25- SONOMA - Stock Eliminator Qualifying, Session #1 Order
Jul 25- SONOMA - Friday schedule
Jul 24- SONOMA - Funny Car Driver Robert Hight has Big Western Swing Goals
Jul 23- SONOMA - Funny Car Driver Ron Capps Has Sights Set On More Success
Jul 23- SEATTLE - Funny Car Driver Tim Wilkerson Aims to Repeat Previous Success
Jul 23- BRAINERD - Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Rumbles Back to Brainerd International Raceway
Jul 22- Pro Stock Points Leader Enders-Stevens to Skip Sonoma, Seattle Races
Jul 22- SONOMA - Pro Stock Motorcycle Rider Angie Smith Eager to Continue Banner Season
Jul 22- 60th Annual Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals Most Iconic Moments

Copyright ©2014 AUTOSALES INC, dba Summit Racing Equipment
Ready to take your order at 1-800-230-3030 | Customer Service 1-800-517-1035