Search for in
NHRA LODRS IHRA PDRA Drag News Photos
Sun, 4 Jun 2000, 03:58 PM

GRAND BEND - Top Fuel Round 2 Eliminations
By Larry Sullivan





GRAND BEND, Ont. - Results of round 2 eliminations in Top Fuel at the Inaugural Mopar Parts Canadian Nationals presented by Castrol:

 Qua-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET---Speed-Rd-Qua-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET---Speed
   7 Jim Head            5.027 294.69  Q    3 Shirley Muldowney   4.785 309.38
   (D Foxworth  ) 0.538  4.903 289.20  E1   (B Litton    ) 0.506  4.848 310.13
                  0.535  4.879 299.30  E2 *****WINNER***** 0.517  4.828 278.63
3:30 PM This was a good drag race, Shirley with a small holeshot and then stretching that advantage slightly all the way down the track, never "headed" (sorry, couldn't resist at least one pun). Both cars smoked the tires on the top end. Margin of victory = 0.069 seconds (approximately 30 feet).

 Qua-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET---Speed-Rd-Qua-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET---Speed
   1 Paul Romine         4.769 307.58  Q    4 Clay Millican       4.793 298.21
   (L Allison   ) 0.515  4.863 303.43  E1   (J Bailey    ) 0.534  4.768 306.95
                  0.535  5.198 198.41  E2 *****WINNER***** 0.538  4.892 298.40
Romine had this won for the first 1,000 feet, but then his car nosed over and Millican got a lucky win. Millican's car dropped a couple cylinders on the right side and the car drifted right, almost collecting the guard rail near the finish line. Shirley will have lane choice in the final round.




IHRA: 10 Most Recent Entries [ top ]

Dec 04- Summit Sportsman Spectacular Schedule Partial
Dec 04- IHRA Summit Sportsman Spectacular Opener Set
Dec 04- IHRA Summit SuperSeries Returns with $200,000 Program
Dec 04- Arkansas Track Joins IHRA Family
Dec 04- Aruba Trips Remain Part of IHRA Summit SuperSeries Prize Package
Dec 04- Dunn Named IHRA Senior Consultant
Nov 28- Tracks Sign Multi-Year Agreements
Nov 27- IHRA Launches Summit Sportsman Spectacular Series in 2018
Nov 04- Harvischak, the IHRA World Champion from Champion
Nov 04- Myron Piatek Beats Stock Field and Hurricane Irma to Win World Title, Driver of the Year Honors

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