LAS VEGAS - Notes from final, round 3 qualifying in Pro Fuel Harley at the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, Pacific Division, Short Line Express Market Gambler Shootout listing lane, rider 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: Lloyd Stenerson Runs 8.213/162.59, Now #8; Best prior run: 8.088/162.12, Was #8
Right Lane: David Larson Runs 7.718/162.49, Now #5; Best prior run: 8.005/152.40, Was #7
6:28 p.m. Weather conditions: air temperature 76 degrees, relative humidity 26 percent, barometer 27.95 inches, adjusted altitude 3,815 feet, track temperature 80 degrees.
slows and stays in the eighth spot. Larson makes his quickest pass of the weekend and moves up to
the fifth spot.
Left Lane: Dan Ramage Runs 7.960/165.78, Now #7; Best prior run: 7.768/166.81, Was #7
Right Lane: Al Miles Runs 7.606/167.74, Now #5; Best prior run: 7.724/158.07, Was #6
Miles improves and moves up to the fifth spot. Ramage slows and stays in the seventh spot.
Left Lane: Janette Thornley Runs 7.456/171.66, Now #3; Best prior run: 7.489/170.71, Was #3
Right Lane: Evan Barsness Runs 8.636/153.65, Now #4; Best prior run: 7.600/165.72, Was #4
Thornley makes another good run, her quickest of the weekend. Barsness has problems and slows.
Left Lane: Johnny Vickers Runs 7.321/167.82, Now #2; Best prior run: 7.394/175.59, Was #2
Right Lane: Bill Bentz Runs 7.353/167.43, Now #1; Best prior run: 7.267/173.25, Was #1
Vickers makes the quickest pass of the round but can't take the top spot from Bentz. Bentz slows from his earlier attempt.