Denver results (T/F)

Top Fuel Qualifying List After Session 2, Saturday 1996 NHRA Denver by Bob Orme Pos Name Number E.T. Speed When 1 BLAINE JOHNSON T/F 5 4.703 296.24 Fri1 2 SCOTT KALITTA ...

Top Fuel Qualifying List After Session 2, Saturday 1996 NHRA Denver by Bob Orme Pos Name Number E.T. Speed When 1 BLAINE JOHNSON T/F 5 4.703 296.24 Fri1 2 SCOTT KALITTA T/F 1 4.790 308.32 Fri2 3 LARRY DIXON T/F 3 4.809 298.21 Fri2 4 KENNY BERNSTEIN T/F 7 4.819 278.03 Fri1 5 CONNIE KALITTA T/F 399 4.849 300.10 Sat2 6 CORY McCLENATHAN T/F 2 4.859 295.85 Fri2 7 EDDIE HILL T/F 6 4.864 295.37 Fri2 8 MIKE DUNN T/F 4 4.890 231.24 Fri2 9 BOB VANDERGRIFF, JR T/F 220 4.921 273.39 Fri2 10 SHELLY ANDERSON T/F 9 4.942 267.53 Fri2 11 JOE AMATO T/F 10 4.958 283.01 Fri1 12 JIM HEAD T/F 23 4.992 271.57 Fri2 13 BRUCE SARVER T/F 17 5.000 284.62 Fri2 14 PAT DAKIN T/F 303 5.061 280.81 Fri1 15 MIKE RANNEY T/F 505 5.465 250.83 Fri2

Sunday-Round 1 - Top Fuel -Left lane first- 1996 NHRA Denver by Bob Orme Number Driver R/T E.T. Speed T/F 4 MIKE DUNN 0.483 4.954 270.10W T/F 220 BOB VANDERGRIFF, JR 0.488 5.297 226.92 Bob Smokes the tires at half track. Good run for Mike. . T/F 399 CONNIE KALITTA 0.509 4.922 289.66W T/F 23 JIM HEAD 0.457 5.117 261.70 Jim started dropping cylinders at half track. Nice run by Connie. T/F 7 KENNY BERNSTEIN 0.494 5.446 208.71 T/F 17 BRUCE SARVER 0.495 5.076 273.72W Kenny was dropping cylinders about 330' out. Bruce was smoking the tires at 1000', but hung on for the win. T/F 5 BLAINE JOHNSON 0.519 6.935 124.48 single Blaine smoked the tires about 100 feet out. It might have been a good thing he had a solo run this round. T/F 1 SCOTT KALITTA 0.558 4.962 272.89W T/F 505 MIKE RANNEY 0.498 5.103 N/A Scott lost the engine about 1000 feet out. Mike started losing traction at half track. T/F 3 LARRY DIXON 0.533 4.920 286.25W T/F 303 PAT DAKIN 0.470 5.090 247.86 Pat started losing cylinders at about 330' out. A nice run for Larry. T/F 2 CORY McCLENATHAN 0.498 5.009 287.81W T/F 10 JOE AMATO 0.507 5.308 213.47 Joe dropped a cylinder on the launch, then smoked the tires about 1000' out.Cory lost the motor at the finish T/F 6 EDDIE HILL 0.525 4.978 280.11W T/F 9 SHELLY ANDERSON 0.546 4.977 281.07 Good runs by both cars. That was Eddie's three hundredth 4 second run!

Sunday-Round 2 - Top Fuel -Left lane first- 1996 NHRA Denver by Bob Orme Number Driver R/T E.T. Speed T/F 399 CONNIE KALITTA 0.506 4.977 284.45W T/F 17 BRUCE SARVER 0.338 5.055 282.75 Smooth run by both cars. . T/F 3 LARRY DIXON 0.482 4.993 276.15W T/F 2 CORY McCLENATHAN 0.485 5.326 271.41 Cory was up in smoke about 100 feet out, and tried to pedal out of it. T/F 4 MIKE DUNN 0.477 4.956 270.83 T/F 5 BLAINE JOHNSON 0.472 4.861 295.95W A very good run for Blaine. Mike fireballs the engine just before the finish. T/F 1 SCOTT KALITTA 0.496 4.954 286.53 T/F 6 EDDIE HILL 0.513 4.934 284.27W Eddie drives around Scott for the win! .

Sunday-Round 3 - Top Fuel                 -Left lane first- 
1996 NHRA Denver by Bob Orme             
                                                            
Number    Driver               R/T           E.T.   Speed   
T/F    6  EDDIE HILL          0.475          4.938  287.08W 
T/F    3  LARRY DIXON         0.508          5.096  280.19  
   Larry smoked the tires at half track.  "The Thrill"      
   makes it to the final.                                   
T/F    5  BLAINE JOHNSON      0.451          4.786  297.22W 
T/F  399  CONNIE KALITTA      0.504          5.673  173.51  
   Connie smoked the tires at half track, looked identical  
   to Larry Dixon's run. Blaine makes it to the final.      

Sunday-Round 4 - Top Fuel                 -Left lane first- 
1996 NHRA Denver by Bob Orme             
                                                            
Number    Driver               R/T           E.T.   Speed   
T/F    5  BLAINE JOHNSON      0.455          4.903  290.88  
T/F    6  EDDIE HILL          0.498          4.845  288.92W 
   Eddie becomes the oldest driver to post a victory in a   
   pro category at an NHRA Winston Drag Racing Series event.

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