MILLINGTON, Tenn. - Notes from round 1 qualifying in Pro Nitrous 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: Tommy Franklin Runs 3.930/192.36, Now #2
Right Lane: Pat Stoken Runs 3.893/192.06, Now #1
7:09 p.m. Weather conditions: air temperature 83 degrees, relative humidity 69 percent, barometer 29.64 inches, adjusted altitude 2,703 feet, track temperature 106 degrees.
A couple of good passes here to start the
Left Lane: Lee Adkins Runs 5.839/93.55, Now #3
Right Lane: Johnny Pilcher No Time, Now #4
Pilcher left before the tree was activated and received no time. Adkins got out of shape early, gets about 150 feet out and has to abort the run.
Left Lane: Blake Housley Runs 5.147/97.24, Now #4
Right Lane: John Camp Runs 4.760/108.46, Now #3
Camp rattles the tires off the line, makes a quick move to the right and has to back off the throttle early. Housley shakes the tires off the line, gets about 300 feet out and backs off the throttle.
Left Lane: John Hall Runs 4.566/160.58, Now #4
Right Lane: Bob Rahaim Runs 3.885/192.82, Now #1
Rahaim goes right down the groove with the quickest pass of the round so far to move into the top spot. Hall's engine seemed a little sluggish all the way through the run.
Left Lane: Jason Harris Runs 3.872/193.79, Now #1
Right Lane: Mike Hill Runs 3.989/183.89, Now #5
Harris makes an impressive pass and moves into the top spot for now. Hill makes a decent pass but was falling behind all the way through the run.
Left Lane: Jeff Naiser Runs 3.908/191.19, Now #5
Right Lane: Mike Castellana Runs 3.835/195.05, Now #1
Castellana makes an impressive run and moves into the top spot by a bunch. Naiser makes a clean run but was well behind Castellana.
Left Lane: Steve Jackson Runs 3.872/193.32, Now #3
Jackson makes a good run but doesn't have enough to take the pole from his team mate.