Special award program season standings

GLENDORA, Calif. -- The following includes winners for the Motel 6 'Who Got the Light' margin of victory program. Motel 6 awards $1,000 to the individual Top Fuel, Funny Car or Pro Stock driver who earns a round win in eliminations by the...

GLENDORA, Calif. -- The following includes winners for the Motel 6 'Who Got the Light' margin of victory program. Motel 6 awards $1,000 to the individual Top Fuel, Funny Car or Pro Stock driver who earns a round win in eliminations by the narrowest margin at each NHRA Winston Drag Racing Series event in 2001, the NHRA's 50th anniversary season. The competitor with the overall narrowest margin of victory for the season will earn $25,000 from Motel 6 at the conclusion of the 2001 NHRA Winston Drag Racing Series.

AutoZone Winternationals, Pomona, Calif - Mike Edwards ($1,000) defeated Rickie Smith by 0.0009 of a second MOV in first round of Pro Stock eliminations.

Checker Schuck's Kragen Nationals presented by Pennzoil, Phoenix -- Warren Johnson ($1,000) defeated Brad Jeter by 0.0010 of a second MOV in the final round of Pro Stock eliminations.

Mac Tools NHRA Gatornationals, Gainesville, Fla. - Mark Osborne ($1,000) defeated Mark Pawuk by 0.0046 of a second MOV in round two of Pro Stock.

O'Reilly Nationals presented by Pennzoil, Houston -- Warren Johnson ($1,000) defeated Bruce Allen by 0.0025 of a second MOV in the semifinals of Pro Stock.

SummitRacing.com NHRA Nationals, Las Vegas -- Whit Bazemore ($1,000) defeated Bruce Sarver by 0.0041 of a second MOV in the semifinals of Funny Car.

Mac Tools NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals, Bristol, Tenn. - Greg Anderson ($1,000) defeated Jim Yates by 0.0057 of a second MOV in the final round of Pro Stock.

Advance Auto Parts NHRA Southern Nationals, Commerce, Ga. - Mark Osborne ($1,000) defeated Warren Johnson by 0.0039 of a second MOV in round one of Pro Stock.

Matco Tools Supernationals presented by Racing Champions, Englishtown, N.J. - Tony Pedregon ($1,000) defeated Bruce Sarver by 0.0005 of a second MOV in round two of Funny Car.

Advance Auto Parts NHRA Nationals, Topeka, Kan. - Ron Krisher ($1,000) defeated V. Gaines by 0.0008 of a second MOV in the semifinals of Pro Stock.

Lucas Oil Products NHRA Nationals, Joliet, Ill. - Doug Kalitta ($1,000) defeated David Grubnic by 0.0054 of a second MOV in round one of Top Fuel.

Pontiac Excitement NHRA Nationals presented by Summit Racing, Columbus, Ohio - Johnny Gray ($1,000) defeated Dean Skuza by 0.0105 of a second MOV in round two of Funny Car.

Sears Craftsman NHRA Nationals, Madison, Ill. - Bruce Allen ($1,000) defeated V. Gaines by 0.0002 of a second MOV in round one of Pro Stock.

Pep Boys NHRA 50th Anniversary Nationals presented by American Racing Wheels, Pomona, Calif. - V. Gaines ($1,000) defeated Warren Johnson by 0.0019 of a second MOV in round one of Pro Stock.

Mopar Parts Mile-High Nationals, Denver -- Jim Yates ($1,000) defeated Brad Jeter by 0.0000 of a second MOV in round one of Pro Stock. **

**Season leader.

All Pro/Bumper to Bumper/Auto Value RT Challenge

GLENDORA, Calif. - Current All Pro/Bumper to Bumper/Auto Value RT Challenge standings as of July 23, following the Mopar Parts Mile-High Nationals. The program awards $2,000 to the NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle rider that records the best reaction time average during three of four qualifying attempts during an NHRA Winston Drag Racing Series event. The rider that posts the best reaction time average, using qualifying results from 10 of 14 Pro Stock Motorcycle events during the 2001 season, will earn $30,000 from All Pro/Bumper to Bumper/Auto Value at the season-ending NHRA awards ceremony.

Top 10 averages following nine starts:

1. Shawn Gann     .4335
2. Craig Treble  .4374
3. GT Tonglet    .4397
4. Steve Johnson   .4403
5. Antron Brown    .4407
6. Geno Scali     .4453
7. Angelle Savoie    .4461
8. Blaine Hale     .4496
9. Reggie Showers   .4505
10. Sam Herwitz     .4637

Individual winners of the All Pro/Bumper to Bumper/Auto Value RT Challenge:

Mac Tools NHRA Gatornationals, Gainesville, Fla.: Steve Johnson, Speedglas/Snap-On Suzuki, .4227 of a second, $2,000.

O'Reilly Nationals presented by Pennzoil, Baytown, Texas: Matt Hines, Eagle One Suzuki, .4253 of a second, $2,000.

Advance Auto Parts NHRA Southern Nationals, Commerce, Ga.: Steve Johnson, K & N Filters Suzuki, .4087 of a second, $2,000.

Matco Tools SuperNationals presented by Racing Champions, Englishtown, N.J.: Craig Treble, Matco Tools Suzuki, .4277 of a second, $2,000

Lucas Oil Products NHRA Nationals, Joliet, Ill.: Angelle Savoie, Team Winston Suzuki, .4253 of a second, $2,000.

Pontiac Excitement NHRA Nationals presented by Summit Racing, Hebron, Ohio: Rob Short, Short Racing Kawasaki, .4153 of a second, $2,000.

Sears Craftsman NHRA Nationals, Madison, Ill.: Shawn Gann, Gann Racing Suzuki, .4280 of a second, $2,000.

Pep Boys NHRA 50th Anniversary Nationals presented by American Racing Wheels, Pomona, Calif.: Craig Treble, Matco Tools Suzuki, .4190 of a second, $2,000.

Mopar Parts Mile High Nationals, Denver: Craig Treble, Matco Tools Suzuki, .4147 of a second, $2,000.

-NHRA

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Series NHRA
Drivers Antron Brown , Bruce Sarver , Matt Hines , Brad Jeter , Mark Pawuk , Warren Johnson , Tony Pedregon , Dean Skuza , Whit Bazemore , Doug Kalitta , Greg Anderson , Ron Krisher , Reggie Showers , Shawn Gann , Blaine Hale , David Grubnic , Craig Treble , Bruce Allen , Geno Scali , Johnny Gray , Rickie Smith , Steve Johnson , GT Tonglet , Mike Edwards