Search for in
NHRA LODRS IHRA PDRA Drag News Photos
Sun, 06 Oct 2013, 15:08 PM

Competition Eliminator Final, Round 5 Eliminations
By Jim Samuel





MOHNTON, Pa. - Results of final, round 5 eliminations in Competition Eliminator at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series, 29th annual Auto-Plus NHRA Nationals:

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 2617 Russell Joly                           15 Calvin Hill                  
E5   ****WINNER****  0.075  7.407 165.66                           No Time      
        C/AA Index: 7.86 (+/-): -0.453            D/EA Index: 8.76 (+/-): 91.239
 Prior rounds:
E4    (P Ross Sr   ) 0.052  7.565 -0.295      (F Allen     ) 0.061  8.257 -0.513
E3    (M Hopkins   ) -0.057  7.878  0.018      (S Szupka    ) 0.079 11.142  2.372
E2    (M Kaufman   ) 0.066  7.358 -0.552      (E Bollman   ) 0.031  8.269 -0.531
E1    (R Schonberge) 0.023  7.731 -0.179      (D Algeri    ) 0.025  8.354 -0.446
 Qualified:            #15  7.369 -0.541                       #16  8.262 -0.538
3:03 p.m. - Weather conditions: air temperature 86 degrees, relative humidity 56 percent, barometer 29.40 inches, adjusted altitude 3,297 feet, track temperature 108 degrees.

Joly won at the 2012 four-wide nationals at Charlotte and was runner up at the 2011 Jegs Sports Nationals in Belle Rose. Hill won Comp Eliminator here last year and was runner up at Englishtown this year and Gainesville last year.

Hill was not able to get his car staged so Joly had a single run into the Comp Eliminator title.

In the post-race interview, Joly announced that he was going to donate his winnings today to the Susan G. Koman Foundation because his wife is a cancer survivor.

Timing data courtesy of CompuLink




NHRA: 10 Most Recent Entries [ top ]

Aug 28- INDY - Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals Fan Fest on Monument =
Aug 28- BRAINERD - Through the Lens of Gary Nastase
Aug 26- INDY - First Career Countdown to the Championship Spot on the Line for Top Fuel's Leah
Aug 26- Johnson Jr. Quickest During Thursday Testing for Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals
Aug 25- Steve Reyes My Favorite Fifty- Part I
Aug 25- Crampton Quickest During Wednesday Testing for Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals
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

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