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Denso Spark Plugs NHRA Four-Wide Nationals Fact Sheet
Courtesy of NHRA Communications
The 19th annual DENSO Spark Plugs NHRA Four-Wide Nationals, the fourth of 24 events in the NHRA
Mello Yello Drag Racing Series. Drivers in three categories - Top Fuel, Funny Car and Pro Stock -
earn points leading to 2018 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series world championships. The race also
will feature competition in the NHRA Lucas Oil Series.
WHERE: The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Las Vegas. Track is located approximately 15
miles north of downtown Las Vegas off Interstate 15.
WHEN: Friday through Sunday, April 6-8
FRIDAY, April 6
LUCAS OIL SERIES qualifying
MELLO YELLO SERIES qualifying at 12:30 and 3:30 p.m.
SATURDAY, April 7
LUCAS OIL SERIES eliminations
MELLO YELLO SERIES qualifying at 12:10 and 2:45 p.m.
K&N HORSEPOWER CHALLENGE at 12:00, 2:40 and 3:20 p.m.
SUNDAY, April 8 - Pre-race ceremonies, 10:45 a.m.
MELLO YELLO SERIES eliminations begin at noon
FRIDAY, April 6, FS1 will televise one hour of live qualifying coverage at 7 p.m. (ET)
SUNDAY, April 8, FS1 will televise three hours of finals coverage at 6 p.m. (ET)
2017 EVENT WINNERS: Antron Brown, Top Fuel; Tommy Johnson Jr., Funny Car; Tanner Gray, Pro
Stock; Anderson, K&N Horsepower Challenge.
MOST VICTORIES: Tony Schumacher, 8, TF; Greg Anderson, 8, PS; John Force, 6, FC: Larry
Dixon, 5, TF; Ron Capps, 5, FC; Robert Hight,
5, FC; Jeg Coughlin, 5, PS; Antron Brown, 4, TF; Erica Enders, 4, PS
MOST K&N HORSEPOWER CHALLENGE VICTORIES: Greg Anderson, 6; Kurt Johnson, 4; Jeg Coughlin,
3; Bob Glidden, 3; Warren Johnson, 3; Larry Morgan, 3; Bruce Allen, 2
Erica Enders, 2; Allen Johnson, 2; Jim Yates, 2;
Top Fuel - 3.673 sec. by Tony Schumacher, Oct. '17 and 332.67 mph by Shawn Langdon, Oct.
Funny Car - 3.854 sec. by Jack Beckman, Oct. '17 and 335.57 mph by Beckman, Oct. '17.
Pro Stock - 6.559 sec. and 210.28 mph by Erica Enders, Oct. '15.
Top Fuel - 3.628 sec. by Clay Millican, Feb. '18, Pomona, Calif.; 336.57 mph by Tony
Schumacher, Feb. '18, Phoenix
Funny Car - 3.793 sec. by Robert Hight, Aug. '17, Brainerd; 339.87 mph by Robert Hight, July
'17, Sonoma, Calif.
Pro Stock - 6.455 sec. by Jason Line, March '15, Charlotte, N.C.; 215.55 mph by Erica
Enders, May '14, Englishtown N.J.
TICKETS: For tickets call (800) 644-4444. Tickets also available online at www.lvms.com/tickets.
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