Brown, Johnson lead Top Fuel and Pro Stock at Brainerd.
The Australian has already piloted his dragster at Brainerd to one win in his first Top Fuel season.
At 65, the NHRA Funny Car driver remains the best in the business.
John Force edges out daughter Courtney for fast time.
Dad gets his 150th career top qualfiying position.
Mello Yello Series results Friday from Seattle
Sisters top Funny Car and Top Fuel.
Al-Anabi driver happy to see Sonoma on the schedule.
Veteran sets new track record in the process.
Schumacher, Johnson and Arana Jr. lead the other Pro categories.
The award has never been won by a drag racer, despite Force being nominated on six different occasions.