MILLINGTON, Tenn. - Notes from round 1 qualifying in Extreme Pro Stock at the 2013 ADRL Tour presented by Speedtech, ADRL Memphis Drags IV listing lane, driver name, elapsed time, top speed, and position in order following run:
Left Lane: John Pluchino Runs 4.140/175.32, Now #1
Right Lane: Bradley Waddle Runs 4.193/174.35, Now #2
6:33 p.m. Weather conditions: air temperature 87 degrees, relative humidity 52 percent, barometer 29.70 inches, adjusted altitude 2,914 feet, track temperature 110 degrees.
Pluchino makes a clean pass to set the early
pace. Waddle makes a decent pass but was falling behind at every marker.
Left Lane: John Montecalvo Runs 4.129/176.14, Now #1
Right Lane: John Bartunek Runs 4.182/174.35, Now #3
Montecalvo makes a nice pass to take the early pole. Bartunek makes a good, straight pass and gets in the third spot for now.
Left Lane: Cary Goforth Runs 4.161/175.32, Now #3
Right Lane: Richard Penland Runs 4.174/174.32, Now #4
Left Lane: Kevin Bealko Runs 5.869/82.31, Now #8
Right Lane: Scott Hintz Runs 4.158/175.82, Now #3
Bealko gets out of the groove, makes a quick move to the left and backs off the throttle. Hintz makes a clean pass and gets in the third spot for now.
Left Lane: Rick Cowger Runs 7.809/68.99, Now #10
Right Lane: John Deflorian Jr. Runs 4.155/176.35, Now #3
Cowger blows the tires off at the hit and has to give up on the run. Deflorian makes a clean pass and moves into the third spot.
Left Lane: Brian Gahm Runs 4.263/173.45, Now #10
Right Lane: Pete Berner Runs 4.123/175.80, Now #1
Gahm was a little sluggish all the way through the run and he gets in the tenth spot for now. Berner makes an impressive pass and takes the pole for now.
Left Lane: Ron Miller Runs 4.192/171.08, Now #10
Right Lane: Trevor Eman Runs 4.147/174.75, Now #4
Left Lane: Doug Kirk Runs 6.475/100.52, Now #15
Right Lane: Dean Goforth Runs 4.182/175.43, Now #9
Kirk rattled the tires hard off the line and had to back off the throttle. Goforth makes a decent pass to get in the ninth spot for now.
Left Lane: Elijah Morton Runs 4.134/175.57, Now #3
Morton makes a nice pass and gets in the third spot to end this session.