Earl's Fast Qualifier update 2003-05-05

Drake leads Earl's Sprint FQ standings. Jay Drake of Val Verde, Calif. is the current leader in the 2003 Earl's Plumbing USAC National Sprint Car Fast Qualifier standings after posting third anf fourth-fastest qualifying efforts in weekend races.

Drake leads Earl's Sprint FQ standings.

Jay Drake of Val Verde, Calif. is the current leader in the 2003 Earl's Plumbing USAC National Sprint Car Fast Qualifier standings after posting third anf fourth-fastest qualifying efforts in weekend races. He is two points ahead of J.J. Yeley with the next National Sprint Car race slated May 16 at Hawkeye Downs in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Yeley, of Phoenix, Ariz. leads all drivers in terms of points earned so far in the 2003 Earl's Plumbing Fast Qualifier Championship standings after his Sprint Car fast qualifying effort at Rossburg, Ohio Saturday night.

Dave Steele of Tampa, Fla. ranks second in total Earl's points accumulated so far in the five primary USAC racing series after his Sprint Car fast qualifying effort at Winchester, Ind. Sunday.

This year, each USAC National and Western Series qualifying champion will receive a $5,000 bonus from Earl's in recognition of their accomplishment. Points are earned at each USAC event based on an international system awarding the top-six qualifiers with points in the following scale: 1-9. 2-6, 3-4, 4-3, 5-2, 6-1.

The current Earl's Plumbing Fast Qualifier standings for each series are as follows:

Weld Racing Silver Crown:
1-Dave Steele-9
2-J.J. Yeley-6
3-Tracy Hines-4
4-Jay Drake-3
5-Brian Tyler-2.

National Sprint Car:
1-Jay Drake-16
2-2-J.J. Yeley-14
3-Tracy Hines-13
4-Dave Steele-9
5-Jason McCord-6.

National Midget Car:
1-J.J. Yeley-28
2-Bobby East-18
3-Dave Steele-12
4-Kasey Kahne-9
5-Tracy Hines-9.

Western Sprint Car:
1-Rick Hendrix-9
2-Michael Lewis-6
3-Tony Hunt-4
4-Tracy Hines-3
5-Jim Waters-2.

Western Midget Car:
1-J.J. Yeley-28
2-Bobby East-18
3-Dave Steele-12
4-Kasey Kahne-9
5-Josh Wise-9.

--USAC--

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Series USAC
Drivers Kasey Kahne , Michael Lewis , J.J. Yeley , Tracy Hines , Dave Steele , Brian Tyler , Jay Drake , Bobby East , Jason McCord , Josh Wise , Tony Hunt , Rick Hendrix