This is special event within an event pays cash to the top finishers.
Courtney Force won the Funny Car opener at Pomona and Eric Enders-Stevens Pro Stock at Phoenix. This the first time that two women have opened a season with consecutive wins.
Lack of funding relegates Pro Stock frontrunner Enders to the sidelines
Enders became the third female to win this award and joins Ashley Force Hood who received it in 2010 and 2011 recipient, Danica Patrick.
In a rematch of last year's final, Anderson settles for second.
Tony Schumacher claims his first Top Fuel win of the season, as Ron Capps takes Funny Car, and Erica Enders-Stevens her 5th Pro Stock win.
Enders knows Wallys won't simply be handed to her, especially not in the ultra-competitive Pro Stock class.