ENNIS, Texas - Notes from round 2 qualifying in Top Alcohol Funny Car at the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, South Central Division, Keurig Dr. Pepper Lone Star Nationals presented by Driven Automotive Protection 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: Annie Whiteley Runs 5.606/265.59, Now #1; Best prior run: 11.020/78.39, Was #9
Right Lane: Jonathan Johnson Runs 5.843/237.09, Now #7; Best prior run: 11.193/75.94, Was #10
Weather conditions: air temperature 86 degrees, relative humidity 69 percent, barometer 29.85 inches, adjusted altitude 2,208 feet.
Whiteley launched hard and kept it hooked up to go to the top of the field. Annie Whiteley's incremental times: 60ft-0.971 sec., 330ft-2.562, 660ft-3.755/209.01 mph, 1,000ft-4.760.
Johnson is straight down the groove to get in the show. He runs his career best E.T. and speed.
Left Lane: Bryan Brown Runs 5.722/255.24, Now #5; Best prior run: 5.934/256.70, Was #9
Right Lane: Doug Gordon Runs 5.557/265.12, Now #1; Best prior run: 6.014/259.11, Was #10
Brown is back in the field up to the number five spot.
Gordon launched hard and kept it hooked up to go to the number one spot. Doug Gordon's incremental times: 60ft-0.950 sec., 330ft-2.503, 660ft-3.696/208.36 mph, 1,000ft-4.707.
Left Lane: Kyle Smith Runs 5.724/251.72, Now #7; Best prior run: 5.803/229.66, Was #8
Right Lane: Steve Burck Runs 5.711/258.86, Now #5; Best prior run: 5.724/254.86, Was #6
This is a good side-by-side drag race.
Smith gets off the bubble.
Burck with another good looking pass to move up the ladder one spot.
Left Lane: Ray Drew Runs 5.634/256.70, Now #4; Best prior run: 5.744/255.68, Was #8
Right Lane: Bob McCosh Runs 5.617/260.16, Now #3; Best prior run: 5.631/256.50, Was #3
The is a great side-by-side drag race.
Drew gets off the bump spot into the top half of the field. Ray Drew's incremental times: 60ft-0.922 sec., 330ft-2.527, 660ft-3.738/205.04 mph, 1,000ft-4.765.
McCosh with another good looking pass, but will stay in the number three spot. Bob McCosh's incremental times: 60ft-0.967 sec., 330ft-2.518, 660ft-3.725/205.91 mph, 1,000ft-4.751.
Left Lane: Sean Bellemeur Runs 5.514/265.90, Now #1; Best prior run: 5.686/262.64, Was #5
Bellemeur kept it hooked up and hitting on all eight to go to the number one spot. Sean Bellemeur's incremental times: 60ft-0.961 sec., 330ft-2.482, 660ft-3.663/210.14 mph, 1,000ft-4.668.