Search for in
NHRA LODRS IHRA PDRA Drag News Photos
Mon, 21 May 2012, 09:05 AM

Boland, Wicke, Lichty, and Orfanidis Pace Field in Season Opener for Drag Race Series
Courtesy of Tim Miller





CAYUGA, ONTARIO --

Bruce Boland
Qualifying sessions in the Pro Modified Racing Association, the Quick 32 Sportsman Series presented by NAPA Auto Parts, and the Pro Bike & Sled Series presented by Wiseco Performance Products were completed today at the Victoria Day Weekend Challenge at the Cayuga Dragway of Toronto Motorsports Park.

This is the first race of the 2012 season, and the first of six events for the three drag racing series.

Bruce Boland of Hamilton, Ontario, and three-time PMRA champion, set the pace in the PMRA with a 5.984-second, 237.67-mph posting in his 1941 Willys Pro Modified. Qualifying number two was Jeff Roth of New Dundee, Ontario, also in a 1941 Willys with a 5.999, 238.34 run, while Jack Grainy of North Tonawanda, New York, qualified third with a 6.149, 229.63 in his 1967 Chevy Camaro.


John Orfanidis
Two-time Quick 32 Sportsman Series champion Kevin Wicke qualified number one on the Top Sportsman side of the series. Wicke, of Stratford, Ontario, drives a 2006 Dodge Stratus and posted a 6.787, 203.12. Qualifying second was Darryl McMillen of Goderich, Ontario with his 1963 Corvette at 6.938, 199.49, and the 1968 Camaro of Mike Digby of Stirling, Ontario placed third with a 6.960, 199.97.

Taking number one spot in Top Dragster was James Lichty of Linwood, Ontario with a 6.325, 202.67. Rick Kopp of Burlington, Ontario qualified second with a 6.550, 215.55, and Scott Wildgust of Wartburg, Ontario qualified third with a 6.572, 206.10.

Qualifying number one for the PBSS season opener was John Orfanidis of Toronto, Ontario, who posted a 7.872, 172.59 on his 1992 GSXR Pro Bike entry. Kevin McKay of Ingersoll, Ontario qualified second with a 8.042, 160.56 on his Pro Bike GS, and Dan Cryderman of Thamesville, Ontario qualified third with a 8.141, 154.51 on his Suzuki.





Drag News: 10 Most Recent Entries [ top ]

Aug 31- EPPING HRR - Sunday Wrap Up
Aug 30- EPPING HRR - Nostalgia Top Fuel Final, Round 2 Eliminations
Aug 30- EPPING HRR - Nostalgia Top Fuel Round 1 Eliminations
Aug 30- EPPING HRR - 7.0 PRO Final, Round 3 Eliminations
Aug 30- EPPING HRR - 7.5 PRO Final, Round 3 Eliminations
Aug 30- EPPING HRR - Gas Eliminator Final, Round 5 Eliminations
Aug 30- EPPING HRR - Comp Eliminator Final, Round 4 Eliminations
Aug 30- EPPING HRR - Flat Head Inline Final, Round 3 Eliminations
Aug 30- EPPING HRR - Modified Eliminator Final, Round 5 Eliminations
Aug 30- EPPING HRR - East Coast Gassers Final, Round 4 Eliminations

Copyright ©2015 AUTOSALES INC, dba Summit Racing Equipment
Ready to take your order at 1-800-230-3030 | Customer Service 1-800-517-1035