Indianapolis Special Awards

Special Awards from the 45th Annual U.S. Nationals CLERMONT IN - SUMMIT FastNews - Special Awards from the 45th annual U.S. Nationals, the 16th event of the $40-million, 22-event 1999 Winston Drag Racing Series: ...

Special Awards from the 45th Annual U.S. Nationals

CLERMONT IN - SUMMIT FastNews - Special Awards from the 45th annual U.S. Nationals, the 16th event of the $40-million, 22-event 1999 Winston Drag Racing Series: Best Appearing Car -Wind of Change '99 Chevrolet S-10, Super Stock entry. Driver: James Zane, Bordentown, N.J.. Best Appearing Crew -Castrol Super Clean '95 Pontiac Grand Prix, Competition Eliminator entry. Driver: Rob Slavinski, Newark, Ohio. Best Engineered - Aragona Racing Dragster, Competition Eliminator entry. Driver: Frank Aragona, Franklin Square, N.Y.. Winston No Bull Challenge (The Winston No Bull Challenge is worth $100,000 to Top Fuel and Funny Car competitors; $50,000 to Pro Stock competitors; and $25,000 to Pro Stock Motorcycle competitors. Contestants are determined through lottery-style pre-race drawings) -- No winners at this event. BIG BUD Shootout At Pomona Award ($4,000 to the No. 1 qualifier in Top Fuel) - Joe Amato, Exeter, Pa., Tenneco Dragster, 4.529 seconds, 324.20 mph. BIG BUD Shootout At Indy Award ($4,000 to the No. 1 qualifier in Funny Car) - Tommy Johnson Jr., Ottumwa, Iowa, Interstate Batteries Pontiac Firebird, 4.885 seconds, 315.71 mph. Holley Pro Stock Dominator Duel Award ($3,000 to the No. 1 qualifier in Pro Stock) - Warren Johnson, Buford, Ga., GM Goodwrench Pontiac Firebird, 6.920 seconds, 199.82 mph. Holley Pro Stock Dominator Duel Award ($1,000 to the No. 1 qualifier in Pro Stock Motorcycle) - Matt Hines, Trinidad, Colo., Suzuki GSXR, 7.260 seconds, 181.08 mph. Holley Pro Stock Dominator Duel Award ($1,500 to the No. 1 qualifier in Pro Stock Truck) - Mark Osborne, Abingdon, Va., Kessinger Motorsports Chevrolet S-10, 7.623 seconds, 176.67 mph. Sears Craftsman Crew Chief Of The Race Awards ($1,000 to the Top Fuel, Funny Car and Pro Stock crew chiefs of the race) - Richard Hogan for Andrew Cowin's K&N/Autometer Top Fuel dragster; Jim Dunn for Frank Pedregon's Penthouse Pontiac Firebird Funny Car; and Kevin Horst for Greg Anderson's Troy Humphrey Motorsports Oldsmovile Cutlass in Pro Stock. Auto Ventshade 'Cool Stuff' Move of the Race ($2,500 bonus available for the driver who performs the coolest under pressure) - To be announced next race. Speed-Pro 200 MPH Pro Stock Club ($1,000 bonus available for Pro Stock drivers who post a speed of 200 mph. Five of 16 spots remain in the program) - No winners. Estimated five-day attendance: 164,800. Results provided by the FastNews Network, courtesy of Summit Racing Equipment ** http://www.summitracing.com/ **

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Series NHRA
Drivers Matt Hines , Warren Johnson , Frank Aragona , Joe Amato , Andrew Cowin , Tommy Johnson Jr.