Search for in
NHRA LODRS IHRA PDRA Drag News Photos
Sun, 09 Feb 2014, 18:09 PM

Top Fuel Round 3 Eliminations
By Rick Green





POMONA, Calif. - Results of round 3 eliminations in Top Fuel at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series, 54th annual Circle K NHRA Winternationals:

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET---Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT----ET---Speed
  475 Steve Torrence                         99 Khalid alBalooshi            
E3                   0.052  3.804 323.66     ****WINNER****  0.072  3.783 318.69
 Prior rounds:
E2    (C Millican  ) 0.067  3.792 324.98      (S Langdon   ) 0.077  3.739 323.58
E1    (T McMillen  ) 0.078  3.788 323.66      (T Schumacher) 0.075  3.760 324.20
 Qualified:             #6  3.773 329.02                        #7  3.774 324.59
Weather conditions: air temperature 63 degrees, relative humidity 57 percent, barometer 29.00 inches, adjusted altitude 1,825 feet, track temperature 82 degrees.

Torrence is 2 - 0 against alBalooshi in prior events. Torrence with the starting line advantage and the lead until around half track when alBalooshi took the lead and the win in a great drag race. Khalid alBalooshi's MOV: 0.0018 seconds (approximately 10 inches).


 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET---Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT----ET---Speed
    5 Spencer Massey                         22 Doug Kalitta                 
E3                   0.040  3.790 322.96     ****WINNER****  0.069  3.758 327.82
 Prior rounds:
E2    (D Grubnic   ) 0.042  3.782 320.81      (R Crampton  ) 0.039  3.729 330.15
E1    (L Pritchett ) 0.054  3.783 320.51      (S Frigo     ) 0.076  3.725 329.42
 Qualified:             #5  3.768 324.51                        #1  3.713 327.98
Massey is 8 - 5 against Kalitta in prior events. Massey with the starting line advantage and the lead until right in the lights where Kalitta was able to chase him down and take the win. Another great drag race...Doug Kalitta's MOV: 0.0035 seconds (approximately 20 inches). Kalitta will have lane choice over alBalooshi in the final.

Timing data courtesy of CompuLink




NHRA: 10 Most Recent Entries [ top ]

Sep 02- INDY - Stock Eliminator Qualifying, Session #1 Order
Sep 01- INDY - Wednesday Schedule
Sep 01- INDY - Funny Car Star Robert Hight Ready for Added Pressure
Aug 31- INDY - Todd Inserted into Traxxas Nitro Shootout Top Fuel Field in Place of Massey
Aug 31- INDY - Three-Time Top Fuel World Champion Larry Dixon has Four Decades of Memories
Aug 30- Khalid alBalooshi will drive Sandvik Coromant/Red Fuel Top Fuel dragster for DSR
Aug 28- Massey released from Don Schumacher Racing
Aug 28- INDY - Alexis DeJoria and Courtney Force Know Countdown to the Championship Spots on the Line
Aug 28- INDY TEST - Thursday Wrap Up
Aug 27- CHARLOTTE 2 - Mello Yello Countdown to the Championship Playoffs Round One Set

Copyright ©2015 AUTOSALES INC, dba Summit Racing Equipment
Ready to take your order at 1-800-230-3030 | Customer Service 1-800-517-1035