BRISTOL, Tenn. - Notes from round 3 qualifying in Mickey Thompson Extreme 10.5 at the American Drag Racing League, ADRL Spring Drags III listing lane, driver 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: Dan Myers Runs 4.192/170.19, Now #6; Best prior run: 4.102/183.54, Was #6
Right Lane: Billy Glidden Runs 4.124/170.21, Now #7; Best prior run: 6.205/82.16, Was #10
No help here for Myers and Glidden with his quickest pass of the day to get into the field.
Left Lane: Lamar Swindoll Jr. Runs 4.044/199.91, Now #4; Best prior run: 4.066/199.97, Was #4
Right Lane: Grant McCrary No Time, Now #3; Best prior run: 4.019/190.38, Was #3
McCrary learched through the starting beam when he was trying to stage and got no time because of leaving before the tree was activated. Swindoll Jr. with hs quickest pass today, but he will stay in the number four spot.
Left Lane: Rick Thornton Runs 4.666/122.93, Now #5; Best prior run: 4.093/175.18, Was #5
Right Lane: Todd Moyer Runs 4.300/165.76, Now #10; Best prior run: 4.746/151.95, Was #10
Thorton launched with the front end in the air and headed toward the centerline and lifted. Moyer with his quickest pass of the day, but not quick enought to get in the show.
Left Lane: Alan Pittman Runs 3.841/199.35, Now #1; Best prior run: 3.861/198.52, Was #1
Right Lane: Brad Brand No Time, Now #8; Best prior run: 4.217/154.69, Was #8
It appeared Brand timed out...Pittman with another great pass his quickest of the day to improve on his No. 1 qualifying spot.
Left Lane: Dennis Sugrue Runs 9.929/57.62, Now #9; Best prior run: 4.248/181.74, Was #9
Right Lane: Chuck Ulsch Runs 4.539/135.97, Now #2; Best prior run: 3.903/197.42, Was #2
Sugrue shook and shut it off. Ulsch clicked it off early.