DSR Chicago Friday Qualifying Report

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DSR Chicago Friday Qualifying Report

Route 66 NHRA Nationals
Event 9 of 24 (Chicago)
Route 66 Raceway
Joliet, Ill.
May 31 – June 2, 2019

DSR Chicago Friday Highlights:

  • Ron Capps and the NAPA Brakes Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Funny Car team took top honors during day one of qualifying at the Route 66 NHRA Nationals
  • Capps collected five bonus points for running ‘best of session’ in Q1 and second-quickest E.T. in Q2
  • Jack Beckman ran second-quickest in Q1 and Tommy Johnson Jr. was third-quickest to join their teammate in the top-half of the Funny Car field
  • Antron Brown earned the provisional No. 2 Top Fuel qualifying spot by launching his dragster to the second-best pass of Q2

Funny Car:
Driver of the Infinite Hero Foundation Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat

Q1: 3.940 E.T. at 325.92 MPH (Two bonus points for second quickest run of the session)
Q2: 4.013 E.T. at 316.75 MPH

Bonus Points: Two

Provisional Qualifying Position: No. 4