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Enters this weekend's event ranked fifth in the NHRA POWERade Pro Stock Series points race. Was defeated in the first round by Jason Line at Maple Grove Raceway in 2005. PRE-EVENT QUOTES... "With the addition of Richie Stevens, Jr., to our...

Enters this weekend's event ranked fifth in the NHRA POWERade Pro Stock Series points race.

Was defeated in the first round by Jason Line at Maple Grove Raceway in 2005.

PRE-EVENT QUOTES...

"With the addition of Richie Stevens, Jr., to our team following the U.S. Nationals, this weekend's event is going to present some challenges, but we're looking forward to meeting them head on. We're going to have to keep the momentum that we've built up with my car going and we're going to have to work to get Richie qualified and to have him go a couple of rounds to get him back into the Top-10 in points. I believe our team is strong enough to accomplish all of the above. We've got experience in running a two car team and we know what needs to be done."

"We tested in Richmond earlier this week and things went pretty well. We worked on improving my car, and my Dad [Roy Johnson] has built another new engine. Mark [Ingersoll] and the team are still in Richmond working with Richie to see if we can't get his car back into top form. I think all of these steps will definitely help us this weekend in Reading."

"Richie is a good driver; he's very good at relating information back to Mark and the team. I think adding the second car is also going to benefit us in that we'll have additional information as to setup and track conditions. We're pleased to have Richie on board and we're looking forward to racing this weekend."

-credit: mopar/j&j racing

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Series NHRA
Drivers Allen Johnson , Jason Line , Roy Johnson