Search for in
NHRA LODRS IHRA PDRA Drag News Photos
Sun, 24 Oct 1999, 07:26 PM

DALLAS - Federal-Mogul Funny Car Final, Round 4 Eliminations
By Ed Dykes





ENNIS, Texas - Results of final, round 4 eliminations in Federal-Mogul Funny Car at the 14th annual O'Reilly Fall Nationals presented by Castrol Syntec:
  
 Qua-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET---Speed-Rd-Qua-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET---Speed
   2 Pat Austin          5.694 253.02  Q    5 Chuck Cheeseman     5.715 250.00
   (P Swayne    ) 0.441  5.678 251.25  E1   (L Miner     ) 0.525  5.784 246.44
   (S Gasparrell) 0.447  5.680 251.88  E2   (C Chesterman) 0.461  5.761 249.23
   (P Gill      ) 0.465  5.634 254.38  E3   (J Jones     ) 0.502  5.686 252.73
 *****WINNER***** 0.453  5.656 253.52  E4                  0.466  5.734 249.30
Austin's not been out of the sixties all day long, and he's got lane choice here, so he has to be considered the favorite. But Cheeseman's had a great day and this is the final, where anything can happen, after all. And it's Austin, with his sixty-s eventh career victory, an awesome record to be sure. Cheeseman was right there, but Team Austin wasn't going to make a mistake and that's what it would have taken to deny them this victory.




NHRA: 10 Most Recent Entries [ top ]

Dec 17- Courtney Force Recaps The 2017 Season
Dec 17- John Force Recaps The 2017 Season
Dec 17- Homegrown Top Fuel Dragsters Part IV
Dec 15- Tickets on Sale Now for Sixth Annual NHRA New England Nationals
Dec 15- NHRA Youth and Education Program Celebrates 30th Season by Increasing Focus on S.T.E.M.
Dec 15- NHRA Jr. Drag Racing Conference Finals Return to Osage Tulsa Raceway Park and Bristol Dragway
Dec 15- Tickets On Sale Now for the Menards NHRA Heartland Nationals presented by Minties
Dec 15- E3 Spark Plugs Extends Official Partnership with NHRA
Dec 15- Tickets On Sale Now for the NHRA Arizona Nationals
Dec 15- Torrence Plots New Title Quest

Copyright ©2017 AUTOSALES INC, dba Summit Racing Equipment
Ready to take your order at 1-800-230-3030 | Customer Service 1-800-517-1035