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Sun, 13 Oct 2013, 13:30 PM

Mod ET Round 1 Eliminations
By Rick Green





MILLINGTON, Tenn. - Results of round 1 eliminations in Mod ET at the IHRA Summit Racing Equipment Pro-Am Tour and Summit Super Series presented by AMSOIL, Summit World Finals:

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 GX43 Kevin Grider                         5X48 Jay Norris                   
E1                   0.171 10.632 125.62     ****WINNER****  0.018 11.682 110.04
         BRK  Dial: 10.65 (+/-): -0.018            BRK  Dial: 11.67 (+/-):  0.012
 Qualified:             #9 0.044                                #1 0.009        
Weather conditions: air temperature 83 degrees, relative humidity 54 percent, barometer 29.92 inches, adjusted altitude 2,157 feet, track temperature 93 degrees.

Norris with the starting line advantage and the win.


 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 JX11 Jim 'Bo' Sells                       CX73 Larry Cannon                 
E1                  -0.014 10.299 128.20     ****WINNER****  0.061  9.649 128.08
         BRK  Dial: 10.30 (+/-): -0.001            BRK  Dial: 9.58 (+/-):  0.069
 Qualified:             #5 0.027                               #13 -0.002        
Sells is too quick on the tree and turns on the red light. Cannon will give up lane choice to Norris in round one.

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 GX46 Andy Closkey                         4X40 Chuck Powell                 
E1   ****WINNER****  0.010 10.128 118.89                     0.023 10.376 119.27
         BRK  Dial: 10.10 (+/-):  0.028            BRK  Dial: 10.52 (+/-): -0.144
 Qualified:             #4 0.024                               #12 -0.002        
Closkey with the starting line advantage and the win, when Powell broke out.

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 KX14 Greg Sauvage                         NX30 Kevin Pollard                
E1                   0.000 10.485 123.33     ****WINNER****  0.025  8.378 153.68
         BRK  Dial: 10.44 (+/-):  0.045            BRK  Dial: 8.37 (+/-):  0.008
 Qualified:             #2 0.021                               #10 0.049        
Sauvage with a perfect light, but Pollard chases him down to take the win by 0.0121 seconds (approximately 2 feet).

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 8X40 Brian Perkins                        LX26 Joe Boner                    
E1                  -0.012  9.008 145.72     ****WINNER****  0.049  9.631 136.68
         BRK  Dial: 8.99 (+/-):  0.018             BRK  Dial: 9.62 (+/-):  0.011
 Qualified:            #11 0.057                                #3 0.023        
Perkins is to quick on the tree and turns on the red light.

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 HX01 Dean Kalawe                          RX94 Ray Wade                     
E1                   0.059 16.691  79.45     ****WINNER****  0.086 10.653 120.39
         BRK  Dial: 16.74 (+/-): -0.049            BRK  Dial: 10.62 (+/-):  0.033
 Qualified:            #16 -0.113                                #8 0.043        
Kalawe is from Hawaii and is running someone's tow truck as his other plans didn't pan out. He has his quickest reaction time of the weekend and then takes too much stripe and breaksout. Wade will give up lane choice to Closkey in the next round.

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 2X62 Bobby Mattera                        TX55 Travis Snowden               
E1                   0.039  9.172 144.95     ****WINNER****  0.023 11.300 114.66
         BRK  Dial: 9.18 (+/-): -0.008             BRK  Dial: 11.29 (+/-):  0.010
 Qualified:             #7 0.035                               #15 -0.018        
Snowden with the starting line advantage and takes the win. Snowden will have lane choice over Boner in the round.

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 1X85 Matt Anderson                        WX23 Brad Hall                    
E1                   0.043 11.307 114.01     ****WINNER****  0.032 13.612  95.33
         BRK  Dial: 11.29 (+/-):  0.017            BRK  Dial: 13.61 (+/-):  0.002
 Qualified:            #14 -0.018                                #6 0.029        
Hall with the starting line advantage and the win by 0.0267 seconds (approximately 4 feet). Hall will give up lane choice to Pollard in the next round.

Timing data courtesy of CompuLink




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