MARTIN, Mich. - Notes from round 1 qualifying in Extreme Pro Stock at the 2013 ADRL Tour presented by Speedtech, ADRL Summer Drags IX listing lane, driver name, elapsed time, top speed, and position in order following run:
Left Lane: Doug Kirk Runs 4.114/174.35, Now #1
Right Lane: Ron Miller Runs 4.172/169.70, Now #2
11:52 a.m. Looked like two good runs, both had nice 60-foot times.
Doug Kirk's incremental times: 60ft-0.986 sec., 330ft-2.702.
Ron Miller's incremental times: 60ft-0.989 sec., 330ft-2.729.
Left Lane: Scott Hintz Runs 4.118/175.61, Now #3
Right Lane: Elijah Morton Runs 4.101/176.76, Now #1
Two more nice-looking runs and the #1 spot changes hands.
Scott Hintz's incremental times: 60ft-0.995 sec., 330ft-2.713.
Elijah Morton's incremental times: 60ft-0.985 sec., 330ft-2.697.
Left Lane: Bradley Waddle Runs 4.142/175.02, Now #4
Right Lane: Brian Gahm Runs 4.165/174.89, Now #5
Gahm is in Larry O'Brien's car this weekend and the changed the name on the door from "O'Brien" to "Brien G."
Both cars were well off the early pace set by the first four down the track.
Bradley Waddle's incremental times: 60ft-1.006 sec., 330ft-2.733.
Brian Gahm's incremental times: 60ft-1.012 sec., 330ft-2.749.
Left Lane: Matt Bertsch Runs 4.139/174.25, Now #4
Right Lane: Cary Goforth Runs 4.470/133.10, Now #8
Goforth shook and slowed. Full pass by Bertsch to go to the #4 spot.
Left Lane: John Montecalvo Runs 4.176/172.35, Now #8
Right Lane: Pete Berner Runs 4.964/105.65, Now #10
Berner shook and slowed. Montecalvo was over a second for the first 60 feet.
Left Lane: John Pluchino Runs 4.136/173.67, Now #5
Right Lane: John Deflorian Jr. Runs 4.108/177.60, Now #2
Two nice runs, Deflorian now in the #2 spot.
John Pluchino's incremental times: 60ft-0.984 sec., 330ft-2.719.
John Deflorian Jr.'s incremental times: 60ft-1.000 sec., 330ft-2.710.
Left Lane: John Konigshofer Runs 4.140/174.33, Now #7
Nice middle-of-the-pack run.
John Konigshofer's incremental times: 60ft-0.997 sec., 330ft-2.724.
Left Lane: Dean Goforth Runs 8.772/58.97, Now #14
Goforth launched into severe tire shake and lifted immediately.