Search for in
NHRA LODRS IHRA Drag News Photos
Fri, 10 May 2013, 18:40 PM

Top Dragster Final, Round 5 Eliminations
By Dave Rowe





COMMERCE, Ga. - Results of final, round 5 eliminations in Top Dragster at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series, 33rd annual Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Southern Nationals:

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 2771 Ray Miller III                       2124 Jeff Strickland              
E5   ****WINNER****  0.023  6.843 191.87                     0.018  7.204 174.08
         T/D  Dial: 6.83 (+/-):  0.013             T/D  Dial: 7.21 (+/-): -0.006
 Prior rounds:
E4                   -0.007  6.836 -0.014      (S Duggins   ) 0.006  7.222  0.022
E3    (K Brannon   ) 0.020  6.900  0.030      (C Manuel    ) 0.015  7.208  0.008
E2    (S Furr      ) -0.007  6.852 -0.018      (L Freer     ) 0.014  7.208 -0.012
E1    (B Cummings  ) 0.005  6.908  0.048      (M F Boesch J) 0.007  7.247  0.067
 Qualified:             #7  6.825 197.48                       #15  7.176 186.36
6:32 p.m. Weather conditions: air temperature 79 degrees, relative humidity 53 percent, barometer 29.22 inches, adjusted altitude 2,842 feet.

Strickland has nine national event wins but has never won in Top Dragster. He just won in Stock and has the chance to double-up here.

Miller has one national event win in the Super Comp class.

Strickland gets a small advantage off the line but takes a little too much stripe and gives the win to Miller.

Timing data courtesy of CompuLink




NHRA: 10 Most Recent Entries [ top ]

Nov 28- Dale Armstrong Remembered
Nov 28- Dale Armstrong Passes
Nov 24- Circle K Renews Sponsorship of Tradition-Rich NHRA Winternationals
Nov 24- POMONA 2 - Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series Wrap Up
Nov 24- One-on-One with Top Fuel Champion
Nov 23- One-on-One with Funny Car Champion
Nov 22- One-on-One with Pro Stock Motorcycle Champion
Nov 20- POMONA 2 - Through the Lens of Gary Nastase
Nov 20- Top-rookie Crampton Receives NHRA Road to the Future Award
Nov 20- HDDRS - Through the Lens of Matt Polito

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