Denver Junior Parten Children Among Leaders at Jr. Finals

MORRISON, Col - Jr. Dragster drivers Travis and Tami Parten are among the early leaders in their respective classes at the NHRA Castrol GTX Western Conference Finals at Bandimere Speedway near Denver, Colorado. The conference finals are the ...

MORRISON, Col - Jr. Dragster drivers Travis and Tami Parten are among the early leaders in their respective classes at the NHRA Castrol GTX Western Conference Finals at Bandimere Speedway near Denver, Colorado. The conference finals are the championship of the season, taking the top ten drivers from every track, and pairing them together in age classes. The Angleton, Texas based team will be representing Houston Raceway Park this weekend.

Tami Parten is currently qualified fifth in the 11 year old category with a .509 reaction time (.500 being perfect). Her older brother Travis, is qualified eighth in the 15 year old class with a best reaction time of .522. More than 440 Jr. Dragster drivers will be competing in this weekend's event.

Time trials will continue on Friday, with first round of eliminations beginning in the afternoon. Final eliminations will be ran on Saturday.

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