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>From the Prodigy Auto Racing BB and Newsgroup Friday-Session 1 - Funny Car -Left lane first- 1997 NHRA Chief Auto Parts Nationals by David & Tina Rowe Number Driver...

>From the Prodigy Auto Racing BB and Newsgroup Friday-Session 1 - Funny Car -Left lane first- 1997 NHRA Chief Auto Parts Nationals by David & Tina Rowe Number Driver R/T E.T. Speed F/C 312 LARRY GOULD 0.057 14.277 67.42* F/C 217 FREDDIE NEELY 0.479 5.439 276.49 . Gould takes a right turn of the line and has . to shut down. F/C 482 RONNY YOUNG 0.721 8.879 92.16* F/C 2 TONY PEDREGON 0.497 6.094 163.81 . Young goes up in smoke and almost loses it. . F/C 347 TIM WILKERSON 0.547 5.340 247.04* F/C 209 WHIT BAZEMORE 0.557 5.248 291.73 . . F/C 28 RON CAPPS 0.557 5.195 290.51* F/C 7 DEL WORSHAM 0.613 5.262 281.60 . Capps is #1 for now. . F/C 395 GARY BOLGER 0.594 5.307 278.98* F/C 3 CRUZ PEDREGON 0.512 5.168 246.50 . Cruz takes over #1. . F/C 305 DEAN SKUZA 0.525 5.108 253.37* F/C 8 KENJI OKAZAKI 0.495 5.277 276.58 . Skuza skates all over the track but hangs on . for a good run. F/C 5 CHUCK ETCHELLS 0.549 5.174 298.70* F/C 711 RAY HIGLEY 0.557 8.481 97.73 . Hiqley crosses the center line and is DQ'd. . F/C 10 GARY DENSHAM 0.564 5.217 288.09* F/C 1 JOHN FORCE 0.542 6.524 149.75 . Force loses traction, peddles it and then lets up. . F/C 720 CORY LEE 0.639 5.156 288.92* F/C 6 MARK OSWALD 0.549 11.747 77.96 . Good run for Cory Lee. Oswald it at the line and . has to shut down. single F/C 700 RANDY ANDERSON 0.573 5.187 300.60 . Randy runs the first 300 of the day. Funny Car Qualifying List After Session 1, Friday 1997 NHRA Chief Auto Parts Nationals by David & Tina Rowe Pos Name Number E.T. Speed When 1 DEAN SKUZA F/C 305 5.108 253.37 Fri1 2 CORY LEE F/C 720 5.156 288.92 Fri1 3 CRUZ PEDREGON F/C 3 5.168 246.50 Fri1 4 CHUCK ETCHELLS F/C 5 5.174 298.70 Fri1 5 RANDY ANDERSON F/C 700 5.187 300.60 Fri1 6 RON CAPPS F/C 28 5.195 290.51 Fri1 7 GARY DENSHAM F/C 10 5.217 288.09 Fri1 8 WHIT BAZEMORE F/C 209 5.248 291.73 Fri1 9 DEL WORSHAM F/C 7 5.262 281.60 Fri1 10 KENJI OKAZAKI F/C 8 5.277 276.58 Fri1 11 GARY BOLGER F/C 395 5.307 278.98 Fri1 12 TIM WILKERSON F/C 347 5.340 247.04 Fri1 13 FREDDIE NEELY F/C 217 5.439 276.49 Fri1 14 TONY PEDREGON F/C 2 6.094 163.81 Fri1 15 JOHN FORCE F/C 1 6.524 149.75 Fri1 16 RONNY YOUNG F/C 482 8.879 92.16 Fri1 17 MARK OSWALD F/C 6 11.747 77.96 Fri1 18 LARRY GOULD F/C 312 14.277 67.42 Fri1

Friday-Session 2 - Funny Car              -Left lane first- 
1997 NHRA Chief Auto Parts Nationals by David & Tina Rowe   
                                                            
Number    Driver               R/T           E.T.   Speed   
F/C    7  DEL WORSHAM         0.533          5.202  298.50* 
F/C   28  RON CAPPS           0.504          6.114  165.13  
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F/C    3  CRUZ PEDREGON       0.511          4.941  312.71* 
F/C  395  GARY BOLGER                         N/A    N/A    
   .      Great run by Cruz. He sets both ends of the track 
   .      record.                                           
F/C    8  KENJI OKAZAKI       0.486          5.103  299.60* 
F/C  305  DEAN SKUZA          0.525          5.352  212.21  
   .                                                        
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F/C  711  RAY HIGLEY          0.503          5.067  265.64* 
F/C    5  CHUCK ETCHELLS      0.521          5.034  305.70  
   .      Both drivers move up. The track is getting cooler.
   .                                                        
F/C    1  JOHN FORCE          0.571          4.905  304.87* 
F/C    4  AL HOFMANN          0.564          9.383   85.91  
   .      Force sets the track ET record on this run.       
   .                                                        
F/C    6  MARK OSWALD         0.549          5.226  290.41* 
F/C  312  LARRY GOULD         0.853          9.707   86.33  
   .      Gould loses cylinders all the way down the track. 
   .      The wind is getting rough.                        
F/C  700  RANDY ANDERSON      0.544          5.020  303.23* 
      single                                                
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F/C  217  FREDDIE NEELY       0.534          5.333  265.01* 
      single                                                
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F/C    2  TONY PEDREGON       0.493          5.036  302.21* 
      single                                                
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F/C  209  WHIT BAZEMORE       0.556          5.095  300.30* 
      single                                                
 
Funny Car Qualifying List After Session 2, Friday           
1997 NHRA Chief Auto Parts Nationals by David & Tina Rowe   
Pos Name                 Number     E.T.  Speed  When       
  1 JOHN FORCE           F/C    1   4.905 304.87  Fri2      
  2 CRUZ PEDREGON        F/C    3   4.941 312.71  Fri2      
  3 RANDY ANDERSON       F/C  700   5.020 303.23  Fri2      
  4 CHUCK ETCHELLS       F/C    5   5.034 305.70  Fri2      
  5 TONY PEDREGON        F/C    2   5.036 302.21  Fri2      
  6 RAY HIGLEY           F/C  711   5.067 265.64  Fri2      
  7 WHIT BAZEMORE        F/C  209   5.095 300.30  Fri2      
  8 KENJI OKAZAKI        F/C    8   5.103 299.60  Fri2      
  9 DEAN SKUZA           F/C  305   5.108 253.37  Fri1      
 10 CORY LEE             F/C  720   5.156 288.92  Fri1      
 11 RON CAPPS            F/C   28   5.195 290.51  Fri1      
 12 DEL WORSHAM          F/C    7   5.202 298.50  Fri2      
 13 GARY DENSHAM         F/C   10   5.217 288.09  Fri1      
 14 MARK OSWALD          F/C    6   5.226 290.41  Fri2      
 15 GARY BOLGER          F/C  395   5.307 278.98  Fri1      
 16 FREDDIE NEELY        F/C  217   5.333 265.01  Fri2      
 17 TIM WILKERSON        F/C  347   5.340 247.04  Fri1      
 18 RONNY YOUNG          F/C  482   8.879  92.16  Fri1      
 19 AL HOFMANN           F/C    4   9.383  85.91  Fri2      
 20 LARRY GOULD          F/C  312   9.707  86.33  Fri2      
Saturday-Session 1 - Funny Car            -Left lane first- 
1997 NHRA Chief Auto Parts Nationals by David & Tina Rowe   
                                                            
Number    Driver               R/T           E.T.   Speed   
F/C  395  GARY BOLGER         0.668         14.663   53.95* 
F/C    1  JOHN FORCE          0.566          5.005  305.18  
   .  Bolger loses traction. Force makes another strong     
   .  run.                                                  
F/C  305  DEAN SKUZA          0.545          5.090  302.92* 
F/C    6  MARK OSWALD         0.565          5.019  288.46  
   .  Oswald makes a big move to #3.                        
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F/C    5  CHUCK ETCHELLS      0.526          5.172  225.11* 
F/C  700  RANDY ANDERSON      0.515          4.963  300.70  
   .  Randy's first 300 and 4 second run. Etchells loses    
   .  an engine.                                            
F/C   10  GARY DENSHAM        0.600          9.003   91.61* 
F/C  217  FREDDIE NEELY       0.526          5.524  217.97  
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F/C    4  AL HOFMANN          0.536          5.049  300.60* 
F/C    2  TONY PEDREGON       0.505          5.114  269.13  
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F/C  720  CORY LEE            0.550          5.146  290.32* 
F/C  209  WHIT BAZEMORE       0.536          5.258  245.43  
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F/C  312  LARRY GOULD         0.902            D/Q   N/A  * 
F/C    7  DEL WORSHAM         0.601          5.152  296.44  
   .  Worsham gets in at #13. Gould takes a right turn      
   .  and crosses the center line.                          
F/C  482  RONNY YOUNG         0.645          6.795  135.91* 
F/C    3  CRUZ PEDREGON       0.514          4.994  303.74  
   .  Cruz makes a good run but doesn't improve.            
   .                                                        
F/C  347  TIM WILKERSON       0.483         13.101   73.77* 
F/C    8  KENJI OKAZAKI       0.487         10.470   80.99  
   .  Both cars shut off early.                             
   .                                                        
F/C   28  RON CAPPS           0.540          5.806  171.52* 
      single                                                
   .  Capps had a good run going but loses traction at      
   .  half track.                                           
Funny Car Qualifying List After Session 1, Saturday         
1997 NHRA Chief Auto Parts Nationals by David & Tina Rowe   
Pos Name                 Number     E.T.  Speed  When       
  1 JOHN FORCE           F/C    1   4.905 304.87  Fri2      
  2 CRUZ PEDREGON        F/C    3   4.941 312.71  Fri2      
  3 RANDY ANDERSON       F/C  700   4.963 300.70   Sat1     
  4 MARK OSWALD          F/C    6   5.019 288.46   Sat1     
  5 CHUCK ETCHELLS       F/C    5   5.034 305.70  Fri2      
  6 TONY PEDREGON        F/C    2   5.036 302.21  Fri2      
  7 AL HOFMANN           F/C    4   5.049 300.60   Sat1     
  8 RAY HIGLEY           F/C  711   5.067 265.64  Fri2      
  9 DEAN SKUZA           F/C  305   5.090 302.92   Sat1     
 10 WHIT BAZEMORE        F/C  209   5.095 300.30  Fri2      
 11 KENJI OKAZAKI        F/C    8   5.103 299.60  Fri2      
 12 CORY LEE             F/C  720   5.146 290.32   Sat1     
 13 DEL WORSHAM          F/C    7   5.152 296.44   Sat1     
 14 RON CAPPS            F/C   28   5.195 290.51  Fri1      
 15 GARY DENSHAM         F/C   10   5.217 288.09  Fri1      
 16 GARY BOLGER          F/C  395   5.307 278.98  Fri1      
 17 FREDDIE NEELY        F/C  217   5.333 265.01  Fri2      
 18 TIM WILKERSON        F/C  347   5.340 247.04  Fri1      
 19 RONNY YOUNG          F/C  482   6.795 135.91   Sat1     
Saturday-Session 2 - Funny Car            -Left lane first- 
1997 NHRA Chief Auto Parts Nationals by David & Tina Rowe   
                                                            
Number    Driver               R/T           E.T.   Speed   
F/C  700  RANDY ANDERSON      0.538          5.015  303.13* 
F/C    5  CHUCK ETCHELLS      0.528         10.599   77.47  
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F/C  217  FREDDIE NEELY       0.547         11.814   80.86* 
F/C   10  GARY DENSHAM        0.575          5.181  290.41  
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F/C    2  TONY PEDREGON       0.511          5.132  274.97* 
F/C    4  AL HOFMANN          0.518          9.683   59.13  
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F/C  209  WHIT BAZEMORE       0.542          5.645  183.78* 
F/C  312  LARRY GOULD         0.600          8.034  106.87  
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   .                                                        
F/C    7  DEL WORSHAM         0.565          5.210  267.85* 
F/C  482  RONNY YOUNG         0.845          5.210  267.85  
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F/C    3  CRUZ PEDREGON       0.527          5.183  240.77* 
F/C  347  TIM WILKERSON       0.586          5.130  294.69  
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F/C    1  JOHN FORCE          0.499          4.967  300.30* 
F/C   28  RON CAPPS           0.515          6.174  149.75  
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F/C    6  MARK OSWALD         0.572         10.293   74.76* 
F/C  395  GARY BOLGER         0.569          5.931  184.04  
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      single                                                
F/C  305  DEAN SKUZA          0.523          5.097  302.31  
  
Funny Car Qualifying List After Session 2, Saturday         
1997 NHRA Chief Auto Parts Nationals by David & Tina Rowe   
Pos Name                 Number     E.T.  Speed  When       
  1 JOHN FORCE           F/C    1   4.905 304.87  Fri2      
  2 CRUZ PEDREGON        F/C    3   4.941 312.71  Fri2      
  3 RANDY ANDERSON       F/C  700   4.963 300.70   Sat1     
  4 MARK OSWALD          F/C    6   5.019 288.46   Sat1     
  5 CHUCK ETCHELLS       F/C    5   5.034 305.70  Fri2      
  6 TONY PEDREGON        F/C    2   5.036 302.21  Fri2      
  7 AL HOFMANN           F/C    4   5.049 300.60   Sat1     
  8 RAY HIGLEY           F/C  711   5.067 265.64  Fri2      
  9 DEAN SKUZA           F/C  305   5.090 302.92   Sat1     
 10 WHIT BAZEMORE        F/C  209   5.095 300.30  Fri2      
 11 KENJI OKAZAKI        F/C    8   5.103 299.60  Fri2      
 12 TIM WILKERSON        F/C  347   5.130 294.69   Sat2     
 13 CORY LEE             F/C  720   5.146 290.32   Sat1     
 14 DEL WORSHAM          F/C    7   5.152 296.44   Sat1     
 15 GARY DENSHAM         F/C   10   5.181 290.41   Sat2     
 16 RON CAPPS            F/C   28   5.195 290.51  Fri1      
 17 RONNY YOUNG          F/C  482   5.210 267.85   Sat2     
 18 GARY BOLGER          F/C  395   5.307 278.98  Fri1      
 19 FREDDIE NEELY        F/C  217   5.333 265.01  Fri2      
 20 LARRY GOULD          F/C  312   8.034 106.87   Sat2

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