BAYTOWN, Texas - Notes from round 1 qualifying in Aeromotive Fuel Systems Pro Mod at the 2013 ADRL Tour presented by Speedtech, World Finals IX listing lane, driver name, elapsed time, top speed, and position in order following run:
Left Lane: Jimmy Keen Runs 3.874/195.87, Now #1
Right Lane: Ron Muenks Runs 4.238/172.41, Now #2
6:52 p.m. Keens with a career-best run that will be tough to beat.
Jimmy Keen's incremental times: 60ft-0.996 sec., 330ft-2.612.
Left Lane: David M Janes Runs 3.903/192.41, Now #2
Right Lane: T.J. Tindle Runs 4.267/137.96, Now #4
Tindle Tindle was on a good run for about 200 feet, then had problems. Nice run by Janes to move into the #2 spot.
Left Lane: Larry Higginbotham Runs 3.965/184.40, Now #3
Right Lane: Keith Haney Runs 3.973/188.17, Now #4
Nice side-by-side show, all the way down the track.
Larry Higginbotham's incremental times: 60ft-0.999 sec., 330ft-2.632.
Keith Haney's incremental times: 60ft-1.002 sec., 330ft-2.660.
Left Lane: Erica Enders-Stevens No Time, Now #7
Right Lane: Jim Sackuvick No Time, Now #8
Before these two fired their engines, the call went out, "Shut 'em down, we got rain." It's "stealth rain," doesn't even show up on the radar.
We are done for today. Racing will pick up at 10 a.m. Saturday, right where it left off today.