Antron Brown, Shane Gray and Hector Arana Jr. also were qualifying leaders at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event.
Epping is the second of a four-in-a-row stretch of back-to-back races.
Mello Yello Drag Racing Series qualifying begins Friday, June 20, with sessions at 4:15 p.m. and 6:45 p.m.
Pro Stock driver looking for two in a row
Spencer Massey, Courtney Force, Allen Johnson and John Hall were inaugural winners of an event that exceeded all expectations.
Enders-Stevens scores 101st NHRA pro win for a woman driver
Shawn Langdon takes the Top Fuel win
'Antron Brown was super tough'
Qualifying was shortened by rain
'I grew up at the ractrack with my dad racing,' he says
Von Smith has learned that his Al-Anabi Racing team has always performed well under adversity.
Jason Line owes his love of drag racing to his dad
Veteran ready to win again since his return to Funny Cars
Schumacher driver ready for Thunder Valley
Just two weeks after the birth of his first child, Crampton became the 100th different driver to win in Top Fuel.
Spencer Massey: “I’m definitely excited to get back out there because I feel like we have our race car back,”
Coughlin earns his second national title win of the season at the 45th annual NHRA Summernationals to earn his 58th career Pro Stock victory.
Summernationals victory the 58th of his career
But that doesn't always mean you win the race
Pedregon, Coughlin and Hines also take Summernationals victories
His Dodge Dart is the top qualifier for Sunday's Summernationals
Pedregon still has a shot at setting a new record time for Funny Cars
Kalitta,Johnson and Krawiec also qualify on top at Englishtown
Back to the track where he set a career best in 2011, running 5.781 seconds
Andrew Hines and his Screamin’ Eagle Vance and Hines Harley-Davidson team went to work in the off-season, determined to produce something far different in 2014.
This year’s edition to include special 50th anniversary HEMI tribute.
It could come this weekend since he six semifinal appearances in eight races
Her victory helped save the weekend for boyfriend Graham Rahal too, she says.
Driver made the quickest run in Funny Car history there in 2012