Search for in
NHRA LODRS IHRA Drag News Photos
Sun, 31 Oct 1999, 06:57 PM

HOUSTON - Funny Car Final, Round 4 Eliminations
By Bob Orme

Make it eleven



BAYTOWN, Texas - Results of final, round 4 eliminations in Funny Car at the 3rd annual Matco Tools SuperNationals presented by Racing Champions:
  
 Qua-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET---Speed-Rd-Qua-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET---Speed
  10 Jim Epler           5.120 293.79  Q    1 John Force          4.811 321.12
   (F Pedregon  ) 0.445  5.373 245.63  E1   (S Weis      ) 0.516  4.847 319.07
   (K Sayers    ) 0.568  5.025 305.08  E2   (T Pedregon  ) 0.535  5.069 279.85
   (T Johnson Jr) 0.516  4.910 310.27  E3   (J Toliver   ) 0.540  4.913 312.13
                  0.513  6.508 132.99  E4 *****WINNER***** 0.490  4.844 318.02
5:45 PM The engine went dead on Epler's car at 500'. He was running right with Force until that point. Force went down the track straight and strong, to take his eleventh national event win of the year. He said he was going for a new ET record this weekend, and while he didn't achieve that goal, he was dominant throughout eliminations.




NHRA: 10 Most Recent Entries [ top ]

Dec 14- Clay Millican Joins Newly Formed Stringer Performance
Dec 13- NHRA Pro Mod Drag Racing Series to be Sponsored by J&A Service
Dec 13- Jr Drag Racing League Conference Finals Set for 2015
Dec 08- NHRA Pro Racers Bowl to Raise Money for Riley Kids
Dec 05- Prock, Medlen Join Beckman at DSR for 2015 Mello Yello season
Dec 05- Pro Stock Motorcycle Returns to Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd
Dec 05- Summit Racing Operation Appreciation
Dec 04- Reaching New Heights, Lucas Experiences 9Gs Aboard an F-16
Dec 03- FEATURE- Remembering On Tour with Steve Reyes
Dec 02- PRO Winter Warm-up Returns to PBIR on January 16-17, 2015

Copyright ©2014 AUTOSALES INC, dba Summit Racing Equipment
Ready to take your order at 1-800-230-3030 | Customer Service 1-800-517-1035