Memphis finals (T/F)

Top Fuel Qualifying List After Session 2, Saturday 1996 Pennzoil Nationals by David Rowe & Larry King Pos Name Number E.T. Speed When 1 BLAINE JOHNSON T/F 5 4.665 308.74 Fri2 ...

Top Fuel Qualifying List After Session 2, Saturday 1996 Pennzoil Nationals by David Rowe & Larry King Pos Name Number E.T. Speed When 1 BLAINE JOHNSON T/F 5 4.665 308.74 Fri2 2 KENNY BERNSTEIN T/F 7 4.701 305.29 Fri2 3 JOE AMATO T/F 10 4.773 307.16 Sat2 4 SCOTT KALITTA T/F 1 4.793 302.82 Fri1 5 MIKE DUNN T/F 4 4.795 302.21 Sat1 6 CORY McCLENATHAN T/F 2 4.823 304.05 Sat1 7 CONNIE KALITTA T/F 399 4.836 290.41 Sat2 8 BOB VANDERGRIFF, JR T/F 220 4.861 285.08 Fri2 9 EDDIE HILL T/F 6 4.862 290.04 Fri2 10 SHELLY ANDERSON T/F 9 4.868 298.80 Sat2 11 MIKE SMITH T/F 223 4.929 286.71 Fri2 12 PAT DAKIN T/F 303 4.933 284.00 Fri2 13 BRUCE SARVER T/F 17 4.952 285.80 Fri2 14 JIM HEAD T/F 23 4.958 281.07 Fri2 15 DOUG HERBERT T/F 11 5.004 293.54 Fri1 16 LARRY DIXON T/F 3 5.005 276.15 Fri2 17 ANDY WOODS T/F 411 5.006 266.03 Fri2 18 RANCE McDANIEL T/F 738 5.025 252.10 Fri2 19 LUIGI NOVELLI T/F 394 5.039 291.35 Sat2 20 DOUG FOXWORTH T/F 405 5.103 280.46 Sat1 21 RHONDA HARTMAN-SMITH T/F 747 5.178 248.27 Fri1

Sunday-Round 1 - Top Fuel -Left lane first- 1996 Pennzoil Nationals by David Rowe & Larry King Number Driver R/T E.T. Speed T/F 6 EDDIE HILL 0.474 7.259 108.06 T/F 220 BOB VANDERGRIFF, JR 0.447 5.393 237.65W vandergriffs first round win of the year. . T/F 399 CONNIE KALITTA 0.517 4.849 302.72W T/F 9 SHELLY ANDERSON 0.511 4.958 297.81 Good runs by both cars. . T/F 10 JOE AMATO 0.515 4.934 293.25W T/F 23 JIM HEAD 0.483 7.531 102.79 Right lane up in smoke . T/F 7 KENNY BERNSTEIN 0.520 4.887 291.92W T/F 11 DOUG HERBERT 0.506 5.264 276.66 Bernstein hazes the tires at 1000 ft but still runs go. . T/F 5 BLAINE JOHNSON 0.467 4.769 301.40W T/F 3 LARRY DIXON 0.488 5.178 222.44 Johnson makes another great run. Dixon struggles. . T/F 1 SCOTT KALITTA 0.425 4.831 310.23W T/F 17 BRUCE SARVER 0.455 4.946 283.38 Kalitta sets track speed record. . T/F 4 MIKE DUNN 0.477 6.361 133.13W T/F 303 PAT DAKIN 0.487 10.165 87.61 Dunn loses blower belt but dakin smokes the tires and gives Dunn the win. T/F 2 CORY McCLENATHAN 0.534 4.777 308.00W T/F 223 MIKE SMITH 0.517 4.968 269.29 Great run by Cory. .

Sunday-Round 2 - Top Fuel                 -Left lane first- 
1996 Pennzoil Nationals by David Rowe & Tina Rowe           
                                                            
Number    Driver               R/T           E.T.   Speed   
T/F  399  CONNIE KALITTA      0.492          5.270  279.41  
T/F    7  KENNY BERNSTEIN     0.528          4.850  292.01W 
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T/F    1  SCOTT KALITTA       0.480          6.667  127.93  
T/F    4  MIKE DUNN           0.475          4.851  296.54W 
   Scott smokes the tires at about 300 ft.                  
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T/F   10  JOE AMATO           0.511          4.759  306.64W 
T/F    2  CORY McCLENATHAN    0.483          4.878  302.62  
   Great runs by both cars. Margin of victory was .091.     
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T/F  220  BOB VANDERGRIFF, JR 0.211          4.905  281.69  
T/F    5  BLAINE JOHNSON      0.454          4.823  299.10W 
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Sunday-Round 3 - Top Fuel -Left lane first- 1996 Pennzoil Nationals by David Rowe & Larry King Number Driver R/T E.T. Speed T/F 5 BLAINE JOHNSON 0.499 7.146 111.84 T/F 4 MIKE DUNN 0.482 4.904 296.73W Johnson goes up in smoke at the starting line. . T/F 10 JOE AMATO 0.508 4.786 303.43W T/F 7 KENNY BERNSTEIN 0.498 4.855 294.31 . Amato goes into final.

Sunday-Round 4 - Top Fuel                 -Left lane first- 
1996 Pennzoil Nationals by David Rowe & Larry King          
                                                            
Number    Driver               R/T           E.T.   Speed   
T/F   10  JOE AMATO           0.555          4.800  306.33  
T/F    4  MIKE DUNN           0.442          4.890  295.85W 
   . Dunn pulls the big upset with a 0.113 holeshot         
     advantage. Spoils Amato's bid to become all-time       
     winner in Top Fuel.                                    
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