Search for in
NHRA LODRS IHRA PDRA Drag News Photos
Fri, 3 Nov 2000, 12:02 PM

Plan for Finishing O'Reilly Fall Nationals
By Larry Sullivan

Why Not Just Flip a Coin?



ENNIS, Texas - 10:30 AM 11/3/00 - Graham Light, NHRA Senior Vice President, Racing Operations just briefed the "game plan" for finishing the 15th annual O'Reilly Fall Nationals presented by Castrol Syntec to the Professional drivers. With rain drumming on the roof of the Racers for Christ tent and water running across the gravel floor, Light announced the following guidelines:

- Today (Friday) is the only day during which qualifying runs will be attempted.

- All fields will be set by the end of the day.

- Only completed qualifying sessions will be considered when setting ladders for eliminations.

- Should there be no completed qualifying session to set the field for an eliminator, the ladder will be set using current driver points to establish pairings among those cars actually on the grounds.

- Qualifying points will be awarded regardless of which qualifying method is used.

- Eliminations will be run whenever the weather Saturday, Sunday, or Monday (if necessary) permits.

- We will stay here until Monday evening, if necessary, to complete the event.



NHRA: 10 Most Recent Entries [ top ]

Jan 19- Gateway Motorsports Park, Gateway Kartplex will have a Significant =
Jan 19- BIR's 2017 Schedule is Heavy on Variety Again
Jan 19- NHRA Announces Jet Car Program Expansion for 2017 Season
Jan 18- NHRA on Fox to Feature 16 Live Sunday Eliminations Shows
Jan 17- FEATURE- Nitro Hat Trick Part IV
Jan 14- FEATURE- Nitro Hat Trick Part III
Jan 13- POMONA 1 - Event Preview
Jan 13- DSR Machinist Berryhill Wins Chili Bowl Wednesday A Main
Jan 12- FEATURE- Nitro Hat Trick Part II
Jan 11- NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Points and Qualifying Procedures Changed for Upcoming Season

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