Indy ORP: Justin Humphreys Sunday notes

Humphreys bounces back, qualifies 12th at Indy Monrovia, Md., driver meets Kurt Johnson in first round INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 31, 2008 -- A strong opening qualifying run Sunday ended any doubts Justin Humphreys had about not making the U.S.

Humphreys bounces back, qualifies 12th at Indy

Monrovia, Md., driver meets Kurt Johnson in first round

INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 31, 2008 -- A strong opening qualifying run Sunday ended any doubts Justin Humphreys had about not making the U.S. Nationals Pro Stock starting line-up Monday at O'Reilly Raceway Park.

Humphreys and the RaceRedi Motorsports Dodge covered the 1320 feet in 6.687 seconds at 207.05 mph.

"We are glad we qualified for the race," said a relieved Humphreys. "Unfortunately, we don't get lane choice, but we hope that won't matter."

His first-round foe is Kurt Johnson (No. 5, 6.666 at 207.72 mph. "We always seem to have good battle," Humphreys said.

-credit: rrm

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Series NHRA
Drivers Kurt Johnson , Justin Humphreys