MARTIN, Mich. - Notes from round 3 qualifying in Pro Extreme at the 2013 ADRL Tour presented by Speedtech, ADRL Summer Drags IX 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: Jason Scruggs Runs 3.654/208.13, Now #3; Best prior run: 3.680/206.64, Was #5
Right Lane: Bubba Stanton Runs 3.693/206.88, Now #2; Best prior run: 3.650/206.64, Was #2
7:15 p.m. Two nice runs to open the third session - and thetre will be a fourth this evening.
Jason Scruggs' incremental times: 60ft-0.920 sec., 330ft-2.463.
Bubba Stanton's incremental times: 60ft-0.924 sec., 330ft-2.482.
Left Lane: Brandon Snider Runs 3.714/205.17, Now #7; Best prior run: 3.785/202.29, Was #11
Right Lane: Todd Tutterow Runs 3.680/206.72, Now #6; Best prior run: 3.717/206.02, Was #7
Two more nice runs, both drivers with their best runs of the day and Tutterow;s is his best of the season.
Left Lane: Gene Hector Runs 4.220/168.48, Now #12; Best prior run: 3.792/197.61, Was #12
Right Lane: Mick Snyder Runs 3.669/207.77, Now #6; Best prior run: 3.720/204.24, Was #9
Hector shook and backpedaled at least once. Snyder made a very nice run, his best of the event.
Mick Snyder's incremental times: 60ft-0.928 sec., 330ft-2.477.
Left Lane: Neal Wantye No Time, Now #18; Best prior run: 5.239/93.13, Was #18
Right Lane: Joey Martin Runs 3.661/205.90, Now #5; Best prior run: 3.721/204.15, Was #10
Wantye left before the tree was activated. Martin made a nice, smooth, straight run.
Joey Martin's incremental times: 60ft-0.940 sec., 330ft-2.476.
Left Lane: Mike Recchia Runs 3.680/206.20, Now #9; Best prior run: 3.716/205.70, Was #10
Recchia has been steadily improving with each run.
Left Lane: John Stanley Runs 3.891/169.61, Now #11; Best prior run: 3.732/204.74, Was #11
Right Lane: Tommy D'Aprile Runs 3.641/208.63, Now #2; Best prior run: 3.666/205.16, Was #6
Stanley's car "blowed up real good" in the lights. D'Aprile made a nice run with his best results of the day.
Tommy D'Aprile's incremental times: 60ft-0.915 sec., 330ft-2.455.
Left Lane: Richard Holt Runs 4.437/114.91, Now #14; Best prior run: 3.940/184.18, Was #14
Right Lane: Von Smith Runs 3.634/207.90, Now #2; Best prior run: 3.658/208.71, Was #5
Holt's car went to the left and he had to lift, putting the chutes out early. Smith went right down the groove with his best run so far today, just six thousandths behind Hossler.
Right Lane: Alex Hossler Runs 3.594/209.71, Now #1; Best prior run: 3.628/208.10, Was #1
This was a visibly great run right from the start - and it's the quickest ever at this track, maybe even in the state of Michigan.
Alex Hossler's incremental times: 60ft-0.904 sec., 330ft-2.418.