Spiering in IHRA Pro Modified final in Edmonton

Final eliminations to conclude Monday at Castrol Raceway in Edmonton

EDMONTON, ALBERTA (July 6, 2008) -- Carl Spiering will face Thomas Patterson in the Championship Round of Final Eliminations in the rain-delayed CARS RV & Motorsports Rocky Mountain Nationals in Edmonton, Alberta at Castrol Raceway on Monday.

Rocky Mountain Nationals Spiering, of Jordan Station, Ontario, qualified seventh in the 16-car field. He drove his Eaton Cutler-Hammer 1963 Corvette-bodied Pro Modified to round wins over Tommy D'Aprile, Scott Cannon and Gary Mason on his way to the final round at the International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) Knoll - Gas Nitro Jam Drag Racing Series.

Lisa and Monica Spiering, are competing at the International Hot Rod Association event in their Eaton Powerware sponsored dragsters and will compete in final elimination rounds on Monday.

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