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2nd ANNUAL FRAM ROUTE 66 NATIONALS SPECIAL AWARDS Best Appearing Car --Tomarco/Pro Star Mgmt '55...

2nd ANNUAL FRAM ROUTE 66 NATIONALS SPECIAL AWARDS Best Appearing Car --Tomarco/Pro Star Mgmt '55 Chevrolet Super Gas entry. Driver: Rob Deer, Scottsdale, Ariz. Best Appearing Crew -- Lloyd and Co. Federal Mogul Dragster team. Driver: Randy Bayne, Elwood, Ind. Best Engineered Car -- Sun Country Marine Super Gas entry. Driver: Amanda Harbin, Phoenix. BIG BUD Shootout At Pomona Award ($4,000 to the No. 1 qualifier in Top Fuel) -- Doug Kalitta, Ypsilanti, Mich., Kitty Hawk Dragster, 4.543 seconds, 313.73 mph. BIG BUD Shootout At Indy Award ($4,000 to the No. 1 qualifier in Funny Car) -- John Force, Yorba Linda, Calif., Castrol GTX Ford Mustang, 4.856 seconds, 313.44 mph. Holley Pro Stock Dominator Duel Award ($3,000 to the No. 1 qualifier in Pro Stock) -- Kurt Johnson, Lawrenceville, Ga., AC Delco Chevrolet Camaro, 6.955 seconds, 197.94 mph. Holley Pro Stock Dominator Duel Award ($1,500 to the No. 1 qualifier in Pro Stock Truck) -- Bob Panella, Stcokton, Calif., Panella Trucking Chevrolet S-10, 7.637 seconds, 175.85 mph. Holley Pro Stock Dominator Duel Award ($1,000 to the No. 1 qualifier in Pro Stock Motorcycle) -- Angelle Seeling, New Orleans, Team Winston Suzuki, 7.327 seconds, 183.74 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) -- Lee Beard for Kenny Bernstein's Budweiser King Top Fuel Dragster. Lance Larsen for Dean Skuza's Matco Tools Dodge Avenger Funny Car. Mike Stryker for Warren Johnson's GM Goodwrench 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) -- Tim Wilkerson for his upset victory over 8-time Winston Champion John Force to gain his first career victory. Speed-Pro 200 MPH Pro Stock Club ($1,000 bonus available for Pro Stock drivers who post a speed of 200 mph. Twelve of 16 spots remain in the program) -- no winners at this event. 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. The contestant is determined through a pre-race drawing at each event) -- no winners at this event. Estimated four-day event attendance: 136, 500 Results provided by the FastNews Network, courtesy of Summit Racing Equipment ** http://www.summitracing.com/ **

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Series NHRA
Drivers Bob Panella , Kenny Bernstein , Kurt Johnson , Warren Johnson , Dean Skuza , John Force , Doug Kalitta , Tim Wilkerson