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Sun, 7 Oct 2001, 08:19 PM

READING - Federal-Mogul Dragster Final, Round 4 Eliminations
By Rick Green





MOHNTON, Pa. - Results of final, round 4 eliminations in Federal-Mogul Dragster at the 17th annual Pep Boys NHRA Nationals presented by Greased Lightning:

 Qua-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET---Speed-Rd-Qua-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET---Speed
   4 Mark Hentges        5.491 257.58  Q    2 Rick Santos         5.414 258.37
   (J Headley   ) 0.503  5.423 262.54  E1   (S Bowen     ) 0.460  5.377 262.79
   (B Gibson    ) 0.500  5.375 267.32  E2   (T Slagle    ) 0.463  5.278 267.16
   (S Cantrell  ) 0.494  5.312 264.44  E3   (B Reichert  ) 0.464  5.293 265.48
 *****WINNER***** 0.415  5.338 265.22  E4                  0.506  5.293 266.11
4:12 PM These two are running in Division 6, way up in the Northwest, and both came all the way here to the Northeast to meet in the finals, Santos trying to keep Hentges from eating into his Federal-Mogul championship points lead. He came up short in uncharacteristic form, Hentges with a psychic light and Santos very late. Hentges wins the quickest blown alcohol dragster final round in history on a holeshot. Margin of victory = 0.046 seconds (approximately 18 feet).

Timing data courtesy of CompuLink




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