ENNIS, Texas - Notes from final, round 2 qualifying in Pro Modified at the NHRA Camping World Drag Racing Series, 35th annual AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals 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: Eric Latino Runs 8.550/123.70, Now #16; Best prior run: 10.437/96.67, Was #16
Right Lane: Luis De Leon Runs 5.786/248.29, Now #10; Best prior run: 9.385/94.33, Was #15
Latino with severe tire shake and clicked it off.
DeLeon is straight down the groove to move up to the number ten spot. Luis De Leon's incremental times: 60ft-0.967 sec., 330ft-2.561, 660ft-3.804/197.19 mph, 1,000ft-4.880.
Left Lane: Rickie Smith Runs 5.755/251.06, Now #9; Best prior run: 7.580/128.08, Was #15
Right Lane: Alex Laughlin Runs 5.730/252.38, Now #6; Best prior run: 6.888/139.66, Was #14
This is great side-by-side drag race.
Smith is straight down the groove to go to the number nine spot. Rickie Smith's incremental times: 60ft-0.966 sec., 330ft-2.566, 660ft-3.805/200.53 mph, 1,000ft-4.862.
Laughlin launched hard and kept it hooked up to go to the number six spot. Alex Laughlin's incremental times: 60ft-0.972 sec., 330ft-2.538, 660ft-3.776/199.67 mph, 1,000ft-4.838.
Left Lane: Justin Jones Runs 5.829/238.09, Now #14; Best prior run: 6.123/226.51, Was #15
Right Lane: Clint Satterfield Runs 5.970/229.04, Now #15; Best prior run: 5.951/192.30, Was #14
Jones makes his career quickest pass to move up the ladder one spot. Justin Jones' incremental times: 60ft-0.969 sec., 330ft-2.563, 660ft-3.825/195.68 mph, 1,000ft-4.908.
Satterfield clicked it off early.
Left Lane: Doug Winters Runs 11.077/98.04, Now #13; Best prior run: 5.807/247.11, Was #13
Right Lane: Jim Whiteley Runs 5.826/244.65, Now #7; Best prior run: 5.733/248.80, Was #7
Winters with severe tire shake and clicked it off.
Whiteley with a good pass, but will not improve.
Left Lane: Mike Janis Runs 5.773/248.16, Now #11; Best prior run: 5.764/247.88, Was #11
Right Lane: Jonathan Gray Runs 5.778/250.51, Now #5; Best prior run: 5.729/252.61, Was #5
A good side-by-side drag race, but neither will improve.
Mike Janis' incremental times: 60ft-0.969 sec., 330ft-2.546, 660ft-3.794/198.17 mph, 1,000ft-4.866.
Jonathan Gray's incremental times: 60ft-0.971 sec., 330ft-2.577, 660ft-3.821/199.67 mph, 1,000ft-4.881.
Left Lane: Chad Green Runs 5.740/251.53, Now #8; Best prior run: 5.758/248.98, Was #10
Right Lane: Brandon Pesz Runs 11.143/79.03, Now #4; Best prior run: 5.707/250.41, Was #4
Green is straight down the groove with a great pass. He makes the second quickest pass of the session. He moves into the top half of the show. Chad Green's incremental times: 60ft-0.963 sec., 330ft-2.553, 660ft-3.791/199.79 mph, 1,000ft-4.848.
Pesz with tire shake and clicks it off.
Left Lane: Kris Thorne Runs 13.294/68.87, Now #9; Best prior run: 5.752/258.02, Was #9
Right Lane: Steve Jackson Runs 5.862/243.85, Now #3; Best prior run: 5.694/248.02, Was #3
Thorne with tire shake and clicked it off.
Jackson with a good pass, but will not improve.
Left Lane: Khalid alBalooshi Runs 5.714/250.97, Now #2; Best prior run: 5.685/253.75, Was #2
Right Lane: Brandon Snider Runs 5.771/248.02, Now #1; Best prior run: 5.680/251.77, Was #1
alBalooshi launched hard and kept ito hooked up to make the quickest pass of the session. He will stay No. 2. Khalid alBalooshi's incremental times: 60ft-0.935 sec., 330ft-2.511, 660ft-3.750/206.70 mph, 1,000ft-4.818.
Snider with another good pass, he will not improve, but will hold on to the number one spot for the second time this year.