Cayuga: Round six rain make-up facts, schedule

CANADIAN NATIONALS FACT SHEET WHAT: IHRA Canadian Nationals, race six of the 11-event eMax Drag Racing Series WHERE: Toronto Motorsports Park -- 1040 Kohler Road, Cayuga, Ontario N0A 1E0 WHEN: Friday,...

CANADIAN NATIONALS FACT SHEET

WHAT: IHRA Canadian Nationals, race six of the 11-event eMax Drag Racing Series

WHERE: Toronto Motorsports Park -- 1040 Kohler Road, Cayuga, Ontario N0A 1E0

WHEN: Friday, September 22 -- Sunday, September 24, 2006
This event is rain-delayed from its original July 21-23 date

WHO: The stars of the eMax Drag Racing Series, including five-time (2001 - 2005) world champion Clay Millican, Doug Foley, Bruce Litton, Bobby Lagana, Jr., and Australian Andrew Cowin in 320 mph Knoll Gas - Torco Nitro Top Fuel dragsters

For the first time in 13 years IHRA fans will experience the power of 320 mph Knoll Gas - Torco Nitro Funny Car, featuring Dale Creasy Jr., Jack Wyatt and Terry Haddock

World champion Mike Castellana, former world champion Mike Janis, Scott Cannon, Jr., and from Jordan Station, Ontario, Carl Spiering in nitrous vs. supercharged Knoll Gas - Torco Pro Modified

Defending 3-time world champion from London, Ontario, Rob Atchison, former 5-time world champion Mark Thomas, Terry McMillen and Tom Carter in Alcohol Funny Car

"The World's Fastest and Quickest Knoll Gas - Torco Pro Stock Cars", featuring IHRA's version of NASCAR, the 220 mph factory hot rods of world champion Steve Spiess (Chevrolet Cobalt), Frank Gugliotta (Ford Escort), Robert Patrick (Ford Mustang), former world champion Brian Gahm (Ford Mustang) and Tony Gillig (Ford Mustang)

Champions will also be crowned in eight Mr. Gasket semi-professional classes: Erson Cams Top Sportsman, Mallory Top Dragster, ACCEL DFI Super Stock, Hays Stock, ACCEL Quick Rod, Lakewood Super Rod, Hurst Hot Rod and JEG'S Top Stock

SCHEDULE:

Friday, September 22:
Gates open at 8 a.m.
Sportsman qualifying at 10:30 a.m.
Professional qualifying (Q1) at 7 p.m.

Saturday, September 23:
Gates open at 8 a.m.
Sportsman qualifying at 10:30 a.m.
Professional qualifying at 3 p.m. (Q2) and 7 p.m. (Q3)

Sunday, September 24:
Gates open at 8 a.m.
Sportsman eliminations at 10:30 a.m.
Professional eliminations: 11 a.m., 12:15, 2:15 and Final round at 4:15 p.m.

TICKETS:
www.ticketmaster.ca or (416) 870-8000
www.torontomotorsportspark.com or (905) 772-0303

Friday, September 22: Adult General Admission - $40; Kids 6-12 $5

Saturday & Sunday, September 23 & 24: Adult General Admission - $50; Kids 6-12 $8

Reserve Seats: Available Saturday for $5 extra

Adult 3-Day Super Pass: $115, includes Saturday reserved seat

Note: (All prices listed in Canadian currency)

ALL TICKETS INCLUDE FREE PARKING AND PIT PASS AS IHRA "OPENS ITS LOCKER ROOM TO THE PUBLIC"

TELEVISION:

See the eMax Drag Racing Series on SPEED Channel. Top Fuel and Nitro Funny Car from the Canadian Nationals will air Saturday, October 7 at 6 p.m. Pro Modified, Alcohol Funny Car and Pro Stock will air Saturday, November 4 at 6 p.m.

FREE PIT PASS: Every ticket includes access to the pit area. Go "backstage" and watch drivers tune their vehicles for the next round, get autographs, photos, and team merchandise.

2005 EVENT WINNERS:

Top Fuel -- Doug Foley

Nitro Funny Car -- Not Contested

Pro Modified -- Carl Spiering

Alcohol Funny Car -- Rob Atchison

Pro Stock -- Steve Spiess

2005 NO. 1

QUALIFIERS: Top Fuel -- Doug Foley

Nitro Funny Car -- Not Contested

Pro Modified -- Carl Spiering

Alcohol Funny Car -- Rob Atchison

Pro Stock -- Steve Spiess

-credit: ihra

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Series Drag
Drivers Mike Janis , Mark Thomas , Clay Millican , Tony Gillig , Robert Patrick , Andrew Cowin , Dale Creasy Jr. , Jack Wyatt , Doug Foley , Terry Haddock , Steve Spiess , Terry McMillen