Search for in
NHRA LODRS IHRA Drag News Photos
Sat, 11 Nov 2000, 02:20 PM

POMONA-2 - Pro Stock Bike Qualifying Notes, Session #3
By Larry Sullivan





POMONA, Calif. - Notes from round 3 qualifying in Pro Stock Bike at the 36th annual Automobile Club of Southern California NHRA Finals listing lane, rider name, elapsed time/top speed this round, position in order following run, best prior elapsed time/speed, and position in order prior to run:


Left Lane: Lori Francis Runs 7.829/155.31, Now #24; No Prior Run
Right Lane: Reggie Showers Runs 7.402/180.72, Now #9; Best prior run: 22.375/28.00, Was #23

10:30 AM Based on the just-completed truck session, the bikes and cars should step up a few hundredths this session. Showers had two troubled runs before this session, not even getting past the 1-2 shift under power. Whatever the problem, he appears to have it fixed, a pretty run, the bike drifting a bit to the left during the run.

Left Lane: Clarence Markham Runs 7.426/178.61, Now #12; Best prior run: 7.719/174.03, Was #21
Right Lane: Kevin Smith Runs 7.645/167.99, Now #22; Best prior run: 7.736/165.76, Was #22

Markham gets in, but that time may not hold up this session. Both bikes went lean on the top end, leaving a trail of aluminum smoke in the lights.

Left Lane: Hector Arana Runs 7.442/174.12, Now #16; Best prior run: 7.517/172.89, Was #20
Right Lane: Larry Cook Runs 7.470/175.78, Now #19; Best prior run: 7.465/175.48, Was #18



Left Lane: David Feazell Runs 7.719/168.77, Now #23; Best prior run: 7.784/166.85, Was #23
Right Lane: Brian DeLong Runs 8.113/121.87, Now #21; Best prior run: 7.530/175.80, Was #21

The field is changing so fast that these two stand out by not moving up the ladder.

Left Lane: Fred Camarena Runs 7.614/179.04, Now #20; Best prior run: 7.486/173.72, Was #20
Right Lane: Greg Underdahl Runs 7.421/176.72, Now #11; Best prior run: 7.445/173.96, Was #17



Left Lane: Michael Phillips Runs 7.372/180.81, Now #8; Best prior run: 7.435/172.65, Was #15
Right Lane: Brian Ayers Runs 7.420/176.93, Now #12; Best prior run: 7.446/177.93, Was #18



Left Lane: Shawn Gann Runs 7.260/177.56, Now #4; Best prior run: 7.422/173.72, Was #14
Right Lane: Blaine Hale Runs 7.363/181.01, Now #9; Best prior run: 7.439/177.56, Was #17

Hale gets the Kawasaki back into the middle of the field.

Left Lane: Steve Johnson Runs 7.329/177.53, Now #6; Best prior run: 7.412/176.93, Was #13
Right Lane: Mike Berry Runs 7.346/180.48, Now #8; Best prior run: 7.433/177.60, Was #17



Left Lane: Joe DeSantis Runs 7.581/178.05, Now #13; Best prior run: 7.401/174.91, Was #13
Right Lane: Craig Treble Runs 7.307/180.55, Now #5; Best prior run: 7.353/180.69, Was #10



Left Lane: Geno Scali Runs 7.275/179.47, Now #6; Best prior run: 7.339/180.38, Was #8
Right Lane: Tony Mullen Runs 7.255/180.40, Now #3; Best prior run: 7.352/182.01, Was #10

Lots of very good runs this session, too many to single them out...

Left Lane: Antron Brown Runs 7.212/181.01, Now #1; Best prior run: 7.256/181.25, Was #4
Right Lane: John Smith Runs 7.452/182.45, Now #8; Best prior run: 7.309/179.21, Was #8

Brown posted a 1.10 60-foot time (good for these bikes) and jumped to the top of the heap - for now.

Left Lane: Matt Hines Runs 8.303/112.84, Now #3; Best prior run: 7.245/183.22, Was #2
Right Lane: Angelle Seeling Runs 7.181/185.31, Now #1; Best prior run: 7.248/180.57, Was #3

The current #1 and next-year's #1 close the session. Hines' bike faltered on the launch, a slow 60-foot time, but Angelle was quick off the line with a 1.085 and took over the top spot handily.




NHRA: 10 Most Recent Entries [ top ]

Dec 18- Rob Wendland Named Crew Chief for McMillen's Top Fuel Team
Dec 18- Courtney Force Looks Back at 2014 and Forward to 2015
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

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