Houston F-M Funny Car Summary

BAYTOWN TX - SUMMIT FastNews - Summary of eliminations in Federal-Mogul Funny Car at the 11th Annual Pennzoil Nationals: Round 1 : Vern Moats, Des Moines IA, 98 Avenger, Left lane, (0.524) 5.853 243.50, def. Jackie Stidham, Chickasha OK, 98...

BAYTOWN TX - SUMMIT FastNews - Summary of eliminations in Federal-Mogul Funny Car at the 11th Annual Pennzoil Nationals: Round 1 : Vern Moats, Des Moines IA, 98 Avenger, Left lane, (0.524) 5.853 243.50, def. Jackie Stidham, Chickasha OK, 98 Achieva, (0.502) 5.877 243.37 Tate Branch, Artesia NM, 97 Avenger, Left lane, (0.491) 5.788 247.32, def. Steve Gasparrelli, West Covina CA, 97 Avenger, (0.424) 5.940 242.65 Jimmy Jones, Cleburne TX, 97 Camaro, Right lane, (0.467) 5.902 242.06, def. Todd Paton, Paris Ontario CAN, 98 Firebird, (0.442) 6.620 155.97 Tony Bartone, Manhasset NY, 97 Firebird, Left lane, (0.481) 5.698 251.95, def. Todd Simpson, Ponder TX, 97 Avenger, (0.435) 5.960 228.31 Bob Newberry, Schenectady NY, 98 Avenger, Left lane, (0.603) 5.675 252.31, was unopposed Round 2 : T Branch, Left lane, (0.619) 5.788 249.65, def. J Jones, (0.486) 5.966 240.57 Tony Bartone, Manhasset NY, 97 Firebird, Right lane, (0.465) 5.663 253.80, was unopposed Bob Newberry, Schenectady NY, 98 Avenger, Right lane, (0.513) 5.695 253.09, def. Vern Moats, Des Moines IA, 98 Avenger, (0.488) 5.820 247.86 Round 3 : T Branch, Right lane, (0.515) 5.809 250.34, was unopposed B Newberry, Left lane, (0.509) 5.649 252.10, def. T Bartone, (0.466) 9.537 84.23 Round 4 : B Newberry, Left lane, (0.500) 5.638 252.73, def. T Branch, (0.450) 5.800 250.76 Low ET: Bob Newberry 5.638 seconds Top Speed: Tony Bartone 253.80 MPH Results provided by the FastNews Network, courtesy of Summit Racing Equipment ** http://www.summitracing.com/ **

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Series NHRA
Drivers Bob Newberry , Tony Bartone , Todd Paton , Tate Branch , Vern Moats , Todd Simpson