Top Fuel racer Doug Kalitta gabs top qualifying spot for Sunday's elimination at Firebird International Raceway in Phoeniz, AZ. Earning the No. 1 spot in Funny Car was Johnny Gray while Mike Edwards tops Pro Stock.
Qualifying at the Inaugural Auto-Plus NHRA New England Nationals at New England Dragway has set the early times to beat. Final qualifying tomorrow will set the eliminations brackets for Sunday showdown in Epping, New Hampshire.
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.
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.