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Sat, 30 Mar 2013, 22:37 PM

Top Dragster Round 3 Eliminations
By David Gerard





LAS VEGAS - Results of round 3 eliminations in PACIFIC DIVISION Top Dragster at the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, Pacific Division, event at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway:

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 7791 George Clark                         7998 Dustin Lee                   
E3                  -0.004  6.852 198.93     ****WINNER****  0.007 10.698 111.42
         T/D  Dial: 6.82 (+/-):  0.032             T/D  Dial: 7.05 (+/-):  3.648
 Prior rounds:
E2    (M MacBrair  ) 0.009  6.880  0.060      (P Snell     ) 0.086  7.067  0.017
E1    (C Phelps    ) 0.015  6.814 -0.006      (A Pulliam   ) 0.005  7.067  0.037
 Qualified:            #15  6.805 199.08                       #33  7.014 190.70
7:01 p.m. Weather conditions: air temperature 84 degrees, relative humidity 17 percent, barometer 27.88 inches, adjusted altitude 4,112 feet, track temperature 105 degrees.

Dustin Lee nails the tree with a nice 0.007 light. MOV: opponent's -0.004 red light.


 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 719R Russell Suyenaga                     1184 Bill Moloughney              
E3                   0.004  6.773 204.29     ****WINNER****  0.025  6.731 202.39
         T/D  Dial: 6.72 (+/-):  0.053             T/D  Dial: 6.71 (+/-):  0.021
 Prior rounds:
E2    (B Burt      ) -0.132  6.777  0.027      (A THOMPSON  ) 0.013  6.753  0.013
E1    (K Kleinewebe) 0.004  6.724  0.004      (G Giroux    ) 0.050  6.740  0.000
 Qualified:             #5  6.689 207.11                       #11  6.748 200.77
Only 0.01 difference in dial-ins!

Suyenaga nails the tree too with a great0.004 light, but Moloughney runs closer to the dial for the four foot win.


 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 5908 Lyle Byrum                           7468 George Prather               
E3   ****WINNER**** -0.500  6.986 169.13                    -0.119  7.852 127.91
         T/D  Dial: 6.19 (+/-):  0.796             T/D  Dial: 6.86 (+/-):  0.992
 Prior rounds:
E2    (M Thompson  ) 0.006  6.828  0.008      (B Ross      ) 0.006  6.898  0.028
E1    (T Koenen    ) 0.002  6.822  0.022      (F Giroux    ) 0.027  6.861  0.001
 Qualified:            #12  6.767 197.97                       #18  6.867 194.18
Byrum takes a bad dial and red lights big time. Prather jumped to, but gets the win. He will race Lee later.

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 7026 George Nann                          5116 Dave Slatten                 
E3                         No Time           ****WINNER****  0.116  6.826 198.35
         T/D  Dial: 6.80 (+/-): 93.199             T/D  Dial: 6.80 (+/-):  0.026
 Prior rounds:
E2    (S Will      ) 0.025  6.992  0.092      (L Burnham   )       No Time      
E1    (J Padd      ) 0.003  6.896 -0.004      (P Saruga    ) 0.002  6.870  0.070
 Qualified:            #20  6.887 196.50                       #14  6.780 198.03
Nann has issues and is pushed away. Slatten gets the win. He will race Moloughney in the next round.

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 6591 Moe Trujillo                         7219 Geneva Nash                  
E3                   0.042  6.773 194.35     ****WINNER****  0.019  7.018 192.00
         T/D  Dial: 6.77 (+/-):  0.003             T/D  Dial: 7.00 (+/-):  0.018
 Prior rounds:
E2    (J Morris    ) 0.018  6.793  0.003      (J Davis     ) 0.022  7.053  0.033
E1    (J Dawson    ) 0.021  6.843  0.073      (B Ray McMaha) 0.026  7.012  0.042
 Qualified:            #13  6.773 199.82                       #31  6.998 192.52
Nash gets a nice head start and scores the hole shot win. Trujillo runs 0.003 to his dial. Ouch!

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 7256 Mera Silvia                          7073 Geoff Nelson                 
E3   ****WINNER****  0.013  6.799 193.18                     0.024  6.850 197.33
         T/D  Dial: 6.76 (+/-):  0.039             T/D  Dial: 6.82 (+/-):  0.030
 Prior rounds:
E2    (B Button    ) 0.024  6.758  0.008      (R Comstock  ) 0.002  6.871  0.001
E1    (J Herman    ) 0.025  6.729 -0.011      (D Morgan    ) 0.027  6.885  0.065
 Qualified:            #10  6.739 201.25                       #16  6.818 197.05
Mera Silvia gets a hole shot win too. MOV: 0.0027 seconds (approximately 9 inches).

7:07 p.m. Se will race Nash in the next round.

Timing data courtesy of CompuLink




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