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Sat, 14 Jun 2014, 17:42 PM

Super Gas Round 3 Eliminations
By Dave Rowe





BRISTOL, Tenn. - Results of round 3 eliminations in Super Gas at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series, 14th annual Ford NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals presented by Tri-Cities Area Ford Dealers:

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 2114 Steve Furr                           2508 Jim Perry                    
E3                   0.049  9.886 154.21     ****WINNER****  0.018  9.887 161.83
         S/G Index: 9.90 (+/-): -0.014             S/G Index: 9.90 (+/-): -0.013
 Prior rounds:
E2    (M Cooke     ) 0.009  9.911  0.011      (J Lynch     ) 0.016  9.909  0.009
E1    (R Spradlin  ) 0.033  9.906  0.006      (C Manuel    ) 0.026  9.869 -0.031
 Qualified:             #3  9.906  0.006                       #21  9.869 -0.031
5:37 p.m. Weather conditions: air temperature 83 degrees, relative humidity 33 percent, barometer 28.44 inches, adjusted altitude 3,848 feet, track temperature 120 degrees.



 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 3449 Ed Apple                             208D David Owens                  
E3   ****WINNER****  0.017  9.857 152.92                     0.045  9.852 157.83
         S/G Index: 9.90 (+/-): -0.043             S/G Index: 9.90 (+/-): -0.048
 Prior rounds:
E2    (E Plaizier  ) 0.024  9.914  0.014      (G Rogers    ) 0.006  9.878 -0.022
E1    (R V Houston ) 0.034  9.807 -0.093      (T Ewing     ) 0.012  9.917  0.017
 Qualified:            #24  9.807 -0.093                        #6  9.917  0.017
Apple gets the win and will take on Perry in the next round.

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 1327 Lee Klingensmith                     2952 Scott Lawton                 
E3                  -0.051  9.900 158.20     ****WINNER****  0.064  9.878 150.82
         S/G Index: 9.90 (+/-):  0.000             S/G Index: 9.90 (+/-): -0.022
 Prior rounds:
E2    (L Bogacki   ) 0.019  9.936  0.036      (M Tedesco   ) 0.034  9.890 -0.010
E1    (G Caheely   ) 0.015  9.975  0.075      (Bye         ) 0.020  9.861 -0.039
 Qualified:            #16  9.975  0.075                       #22  9.861 -0.039
Klingensmith leaves too soon and gives the win to Lawton.

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 L268 Steve Whitlow                        2708 Lauren Freer                 
E3   ****WINNER****  0.029  9.917 138.96                     0.044  9.925 160.35
         S/G Index: 9.90 (+/-):  0.017             S/G Index: 9.90 (+/-):  0.025
 Prior rounds:
E2    (J Sessoms   ) 0.002  9.902  0.002      (D Lafleur   ) 0.007  9.873 -0.027
E1    (T Turner    ) 0.024  9.882 -0.018      (B Heath     ) 0.004  9.904  0.004
 Qualified:            #20  9.882 -0.018                        #2  9.904  0.004
Whitlow gets the holeshot and hangs on for the win.

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 308V Jeremy Jensen                         291 Billy Crenshaw               
E3                   0.013  9.893 144.72     ****WINNER****  0.032  9.899 140.46
         S/G Index: 9.90 (+/-): -0.007             S/G Index: 9.90 (+/-): -0.001
 Prior rounds:
E2    (F Altilio   ) 0.047  9.923  0.023      (S Hoyt      ) 0.030  9.912  0.012
E1    (A Reed      ) 0.014  9.908  0.008      (J Elrod     ) 0.078  9.937  0.037
 Qualified:             #5  9.908  0.008                       #11  9.937  0.037
Jensen gets out of the gate first but takes a little too much stripe.

Crenshaw will take on Whitlow in the next round.


 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
    3 Troy Coughlin Jr.                    6104 Brad Plourd                  
E3                   0.022  9.874 165.66     ****WINNER****  0.023  9.876 155.15
         S/G Index: 9.90 (+/-): -0.026             S/G Index: 9.90 (+/-): -0.024
 Prior rounds:
E2    (K Threatt   ) 0.011  9.906  0.006      (J Labbous Jr) 0.011  9.895 -0.005
E1    (R Clayton   ) 0.000  9.901  0.001      (T Barlow    ) 0.022  9.886 -0.014
 Qualified:             #1  9.901  0.001                       #19  9.886 -0.014
Plourd takes the double-breakout win and will take on Lawton in the next round.

Timing data courtesy of CompuLink




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