Clay Millican US 131 Northern Nationals qualifying summary

Millican qualifies first at IHRA Northern Nationals Martin, Mich. - August 9, 2003 - Two-time IHRA Top Fuel Champion Clay Millican of Team Werner/Lehman Racing qualified in first position for Sunday's finals at the IHRA Northern Nationals at U.S.

Millican qualifies first at IHRA Northern Nationals

Martin, Mich. - August 9, 2003 - Two-time IHRA Top Fuel Champion Clay Millican of Team Werner/Lehman Racing qualified in first position for Sunday's finals at the IHRA Northern Nationals at U.S. 131 Motorsports Park with a track record elapsed time of 4.69 seconds. [Millicanheadshot.jpg]

Millican is currently tied for first place on the IHRA Top Fuel career wins list with "Big Daddy" Don Garlits. Both drivers have 25 career victories. Millican completed this feat in only three and a half seasons, and is attempting to break the record with his 26th career win on Sunday. Should Millican break the record, his crew plans to shave his head in celebration.

"Right now I'm not concerned with the record at all," said Millican. "I just hope that we can make it through our first round without any problems."

The Drummonds, Tenn. native will face number eight qualifier Roger Dean in the first round of Sunday's eliminations, which begin at 1:00 p.m. EST. Millican and team owner Peter Lehman will be available for interviews prior to competition.

Clay Millican's Qualification Results:
Round 1:
4.70 ET
308.92 mph

Round 2:
4.78 ET
290.92 mph

Round 3:
4.69 ET
298.14 mph

-www.lehmanracing.com

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Series Drag
Drivers Clay Millican , Don Garlits