Drag Race Central - LODRS
Sun, 03 Mar 2013, 18:26 PM

Super Stock Round 3 Eliminations
By David Gerard



CHANDLER, Ariz. - Results of round 3 eliminations in Super Stock at the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, Pacific Division, event at Firebird International Raceway:

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
    8 Mark Faul                            5517 Justin Jenkins               
E3   ****WINNER****  0.008 10.215 125.58                     0.028  9.630 131.46
       GT/DA  Dial: 10.19 (+/-):  0.025          GT/CA  Dial: 9.62 (+/-):  0.010
 Prior rounds:
E2    (D Mason     ) 0.030 10.224  0.044      (A Loewen    ) 0.044  9.643  0.023
E1    (D Broaddus  ) 0.034 10.207  0.097      (T Hall      ) 0.048  9.590  0.050
 Qualified:            #49 10.151 -0.349                       #12  9.607 -0.793
4:18 p.m. Weather conditions: air temperature 77 degrees, relative humidity 22 percent, barometer 28.72 inches, adjusted altitude 2,743 feet, track temperature 92 degrees.

Close race to start the round. Mark Faul gets the hole shot win.MOV: 0.0057 seconds (approximately 13 inches).


 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
   75 Mike Cotten                          4466 Robert Cruzen                
E3                   0.054 10.186 126.92     ****WINNER****  0.026  9.197 135.40
       SS/JA  Dial: 10.19 (+/-): -0.004          GT/AA  Dial: 9.20 (+/-): -0.003
 Prior rounds:
E2    (D Bevers    ) 0.055 10.188 -0.002      (M Jenkins   ) 0.085  9.235  0.025
E1    (D Keen      ) 0.069 10.156  0.006      (Bye         ) 0.081  9.242 -0.858
 Qualified:             #9 10.190 -0.810                        #1  9.164 -0.936
Robert Cruzen's MOV: Took the stripe by 0.0270 seconds (approximately 5 feet) in a double breakout.

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 7401 Darren Smith                         7386 Ray Menard                   
E3   ****WINNER****  0.031  9.723 124.87                     0.094  9.524 139.36
       SS/FA  Dial: 9.70 (+/-):  0.023           SS/CS  Dial: 9.51 (+/-):  0.014
 Prior rounds:
E2    (R Roddel    ) 0.031  9.720  0.030      (J Kohorst   ) 0.042  9.532  0.022
E1    (D Paz       ) 0.028  9.674  0.034      (D Cyr       ) 0.115  9.469 -0.831
 Qualified:            #18  9.680 -0.770                       #11  9.501 -0.799
Menard is late and Darren Smith gets the win. MOV: 0.0543 seconds (approximately 11 feet).

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 6009 Bob Marshall                         7702 Mike Graham                  
E3   ****WINNER****  0.011 10.112 129.73                     0.049 10.382 125.19
       GT/TB  Dial: 10.13 (+/-): -0.018          GT/HA  Dial: 10.41 (+/-): -0.028
 Prior rounds:
E2    (M Wesolowski) 0.028 10.144  0.064      (C Setters   ) 0.010 10.401  0.031
E1    (D Thomas    ) 0.014 10.063  0.023      (C Mesa      ) 0.059 10.312 -0.008
 Qualified:            #13 10.061 -0.789                       #20 10.320 -0.730
Bob Marshall's MOV: Took the stripe by 0.0280 seconds (approximately 5 feet) in a double breakout. He races Cruzen next round.

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 3535 Dave Dupps Jr.                          5 Ken Etter                    
E3   ****WINNER****  0.003  9.660 129.02                     0.049 10.195 129.64
       GT/CA  Dial: 9.63 (+/-):  0.030           GT/GA  Dial: 10.19 (+/-):  0.005
 Prior rounds:
E2    (S Pearson   ) 0.066  9.674  0.014      (C Setters   ) 0.022 10.232  0.042
E1    (G Luneack   ) 0.087  9.603  0.053      (R Loge      ) 0.039 10.141  0.011
 Qualified:            #14  9.612 -0.788                       #21 10.178 -0.722
Dave Dupps Jr. cuts a strong 0.003 light for the win. MOV: 0.0216 seconds (approximately 4 feet).

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 7155 Leo Glasbrennar                      7117 Jim Rau                      
E3   ****WINNER****  0.001  9.844 134.20                     0.002 11.083 112.02
       GT/DA  Dial: 9.85 (+/-): -0.006           GT/JA  Dial: 11.11 (+/-): -0.027
 Prior rounds:
E2    (G Singer    ) 0.014  9.878  0.018      (J Edwards   ) 0.000 11.149  0.039
E1    (C Lane      ) 0.019  9.880  0.070      (N LaPointe  ) 0.015 11.077  0.027
 Qualified:            #30  9.849 -0.651                       #52 11.059 -0.241
Leo Glasbrennar's MOV: Double breakout.

He will face Smith next round.


 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 1781 Dan Fletcher                         6633 Joe Sorensen                 
E3   ****WINNER****  0.002 10.231 124.38                     0.012 10.296 128.69
       SS/IA  Dial: 10.21 (+/-):  0.021          SS/EA  Dial: 10.28 (+/-):  0.016
 Prior rounds:
E2    (B Cunningham) 0.028 10.262  0.042      (B Wall      ) 0.035 10.332  0.032
E1    (M Pruss     ) 0.016 10.215  0.075      (G Bichlmeier) 0.055 10.925  0.695
 Qualified:            #38 10.159 -0.541                       #61 16.935  6.585
Great 0.002 light for Dan Fletcher for the hole shot win. MOV: 0.0052 seconds (approximately 12 inches).

He will see Faul later.


 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 6791 Tom Gaynor                           4733 R.J. Torres                  
E3                   0.023  9.887 127.03     ****WINNER****  0.032 10.262 118.33
       GT/DA  Dial: 9.89 (+/-): -0.003           SS/GA  Dial: 10.24 (+/-):  0.022
 Prior rounds:
E2    (Bye         ) 0.076  9.895 -0.605      (J Johnson   ) 0.044 10.249  0.039
E1    (E Bell      ) 0.081  9.831  0.021      (C Gullett   ) 0.031 10.174 -0.376
 Qualified:            #32  9.873 -0.627                       #55 10.421 -0.129
R.J. Torres' MOV: Opponent broke out.

Dupps will be in the other lane later.

Timing data courtesy of CompuLink


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