Torrence Leads Qualifying with a National E.T. Record
Sat, 30 Jul 2016, 01:34 AM ~ Courtesy of NHRA Communications
Top Fuel driver Steve Torrence powered to a national record time and moved into position to claim his eighth No. 1 qualifying position of the season Friday at the Toyota NHRA Sonoma Nationals.
Del Worsham (Funny Car), Bo Butner (Pro Stock), and Jerry Savoie (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event near San Francisco, the second of three consecutive weeks of racing known on the circuit as the Western Swing. Sunday’s finals will be televised live on FOX.