Arana Jr. made a pass of 6.876 seconds at 195.39 mph to lead 23 Pro Stock Motorcycle riders on Saturday.
Pro Stock Motorcycles did get one round completed before the showers arrived at the Royal Purple Raceway. Same top racers in Friday qualifying keep their No. 1 positions for Sunday eliminations: Pedregon, Kalitta, Coughlin and Arana.
Royal Purple Raceway located in Baytown will host the O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA SpringNationals in Houston, Texas
I just really want to get to Atlanta next week and see what we can do there. None of us are hanging our heads. It was a tough day, but we have a whole season ahead of us,” said John Force.
The first round of qualifying for the O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Nationals at Royal Purple Raceway will set the mark for the competitors to beat on Saturday to set the field for Sunday's final showdown outside of Houston.
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Robert Hight and the AAA Texas Ford Mustang team hold the provisional No. 3 qualifier fallowed by teammates Courtney Force and John Force.