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READING PA - SUMMIT FastNews - Special Awards from the 15th annual True Value Keystone Nationals, the 17th event of the $40-million, 22-event 1999 Winston Drag Racing Series: ...

READING PA - SUMMIT FastNews - Special Awards from the 15th annual True Value Keystone Nationals, the 17th event of the $40-million, 22-event 1999 Winston Drag Racing Series: Best Appearing Car -'66 Pontiac GTO, Super Gas entry. Driver: Steve Smith, Homer, N.Y.. Best Appearing Crew -Matco Tools '99 Dodge Avenger, Funny Car entry. Driver: Dean Skuza, Brecksville, Ohio. Best Engineered - Motor Home Center Dragster, Super Comp entry. Driver: Regis Lepage, Auburn, Maine. 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) - Gary Scelzi, Fresno, Calif., Winston Dragster, 4.580 seconds, 307.58 mph. BIG BUD Shootout At Indy Award ($4,000 to the No. 1 qualifier in Funny Car) - Tony Pedregon, Gardena, Calif., Castrol Syntec Ford Mustang, 4.912 seconds, 298.50 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, 6.853 seconds, 201.43 mph. Holley Pro Stock Dominator Duel Award ($1,000 to the No. 1 qualifier in Pro Stock Motorcycle) - Matt Hines, Trinidad, Colo., Suzuki GSXR, 7.188 seconds, 189.35 mph. Holley Pro Stock Dominator Duel Award ($1,500 to the No. 1 qualifier in Pro Stock Truck) - Did not compete at this event. Sears Craftsman Crew Chief Of The Race Awards ($1,000 to the Top Fuel, Funny Car and Pro Stock crew chiefs of the race) - Dan Olson for Tony Schumacher's Exide Batteries Top Fuel dragster; Wes Cerny for Tommy Johnson Jr.'s Interstate Batteries Pontiac Firebird Funny Car; and Rob Downing for Mark Pawuk's Summit Racing Pontiac Firebird in Pro Stock. Auto Ventshade 'Cool Stuff' Move of the Race ($2,500 bonus available for the driver who performs the coolest under pressure) - Ron Krisher in the Eagle One Pontiac Firebird Pro Stock for avoiding Bob Perry after Perry hit the wall and then shot over into Krisher's lane. Speed-Pro 200 MPH Pro Stock Club ($1,000 bonus available for Pro Stock drivers who post a speed of 200 mph. Four of 16 spots remain in the program) - Bruce Allen, Arlington, Texas, Outlaw Pontiac Firebird, 200.17mph. Estimated five-day attendance: 116,100. Results provided by the FastNews Network, courtesy of Summit Racing Equipment ** http://www.summitracing.com/ **

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Series NHRA
Drivers Matt Hines , Mark Pawuk , Warren Johnson , Tony Pedregon , Dean Skuza , Gary Scelzi , Ron Krisher , Steve Smith , Bruce Allen