NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series 2013 Results Virginia

NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series 2013 Results from Virginia Motorsports Park April 14, 2013

Virginia is no longer for lovers, it’s now for Joe Santangelo who doubled up in Stock and Super Stock this weekend at Virginia Motorsports Park.

Stock Eliminator Final – Round 7 Eliminations

Joe Santangelo 0.011 10.450(10.41 Dial) 118.11 defeats David Ficacci 0.042 10.236 (10.26 Dial) 125.96 in the Stock Eliminator Final at Virginia Motorsports Park. Ficacci breaks out in his attempt to run down Santangelo.

Super Stock Final – Round 6 Eliminations

Joe Santangelo 0.039 9.654 (9.65 Dial) 128.32 defeats James Antonette 0.042 9.617(9.63 Dial) 135.58.

Super Gas Final – Round 6 Eliminations

Ray Sawyer gets the win in the Super Gas with an .022 light and running 9.901 beating the break out pass of Jim Perry 0.031 9.885 158.93.

MXI/Magnaflux Top Sportsman presented by Select Performance Final – Round 5 Eliminations

Ryan Ondrejko 0.013 6.633(6.60 Dial) 201.79 wins over Todd Fontana’s losing 0.042 6.729 (6.70 Dial) 207.43

Competition Eliminator Final – Round 5 Eliminations

Kevin Houghtaling F/SM 0.096 8.662(9.25 Index) 152.02 takes down Pat Ross F/A 0.025 7.985(8.44 Index) 169.44 for the Comp title.

MXI/Magnaflux Top Dragster presented by Select Performance Final – Round 5 Eliminations

Tommy Cable 0.005 7.232(7.22 Dial) 169.42 defeats Joe DiPasquale 0.026 6.978(6.98 Dial) 191.38

Super Comp Final, Round 6 Eliminations

Randy Midgett 0.003 8.919 (8.90) 180.31 wins over Alan Kenny 0.022 8.903(8.90) 173.01 for the honors in Super Comp.

Super Street Final

Eddie Brooks 0.023 10.900(10.90) 141.40 defeats Timmy Markoglu -0.025 10.906(10.90) 153.53. Timmy redlights giving Eddie the wally in Super Street.

Best of the Web Stock and Super Stock Pictures

After hours of perusing the web today we found an awesome picture gallery on SmugMug. Photos copyright James Massey. Marvelous job on these shots of Stock and Super Stock race cars. Please be sure to check out more of James’ photos by clicking on the pictures or links below.

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Final results from the 14th annual SummitRacing.com NHRA Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway

Top Fuel Final 2013 Vegas
Final results from the 14th annual SummitRacing.com NHRA Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

Race #4 in the 24 race Mello Yello Series is in the books with Tony Schumacher (Top Fuel), Cruz Pedregon (Funny Car), Allen Johnson (Pro Stock), Joey Severance (Top Alcohol Dragster), Tony Bartone (Top Alcohol Funny Car), Adam Bowdish (Competition Eliminator), Dan Fletcher (Super Stock), Kayla Mozeris (Stock), Justin Morgan (Super Comp) and Gerald Turczyn Jr. (Super Gas) taking home the trophies.

Top Fuel — Tony Schumacher, 3.851 seconds, 323.27 mph def. Antron Brown, 3.956 seconds, 299.60 mph.

Funny Car Final 2013 Vegas

Funny Car — Cruz Pedregon, Toyota Camry, 4.173, 298.40 def. Courtney Force, Ford Mustang, 5.244, 175.59.

Pro Stock Final 2013 Vegas

Pro Stock — Allen Johnson, Dodge Avenger, 6.713, 206.76 def. Erica Enders-Stevens, Chevy Camaro, 10.200, 89.41.

Joey Severance

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Top Alcohol Dragster — Joey Severance, 5.454, 261.52 def. Chris Demke, 5.444, 259.86.

Top Alcohol Funny Car — Tony Bartone, Ford Mustang, 5.667, 256.65 def. Shane Westerfield, Chevy Monte Carlo, 5.698, 252.47.

Adam Bowdish Comp Eliminator

Competition Eliminator — Adam Bowdish, Chevy Cobalt, 8.518, 133.79 def. Brandon Huhtala, Pontiac GXP, foul.

Rick Brown Super Stock

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Super Stock — Dan Fletcher, Camaro, 10.362, 125.87 def. Rick Brown, Camaro, 10.678, 123.52.

Stock Eliminator — Kayla Mozeris, Camaro, 11.875, 106.88 def. Tibor Kadar, Fairlane, 10.343, 122.71.

Super Comp — Justin Morgan, Dragster, 9.064, 165.36 def. Trevor Larson, Dragster, 9.017, 169.72.

Super Gas — Gerald Turczyn Jr., Corvette, 10.007, 161.30 def. Jimmy Lintz, Beretta, 9.964, 145.06.

Best Appearing Car at the event – Cal Percy’s BB/SA Challenger driven by Tony Mandella

Cal Percy's BB/SA Challenger driven by Tony Mandella

Best Appearing Crew Went To William Litton’s TAD Team

Best Appearing Crew William Litton's TAD Team

Best Engineered Car went to Competition Eliminator’s Winner Adam Bowdish

Adam Bowdish Competition Eliminator

Next 2013 Mello Yello Series Race – The NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series continues with the Dollar General NHRA Four-Wide Nationals fueled by Full Throttle, April 19-21, 2013 at zMAX Dragway near Charlotte, N.C.

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NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series 2013 Schedule Virginia April 11-13

Richmond Virginia LODRS ScheduleNHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series 2013 Schedule Virginia April 11-13

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The NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series will be in Richmond, Virginia April 11-13, 2013 for the Northeast Division One first event. Gates open up on Thursday for parking with a track operated test and tune session from noon until 6pm. Racers car and driver fee for the test and tune is $75.

If you’re a spectator, tickets to the event will be $15 for Thursday, $20 for Friday and $20 for Saturday. The event will be held at Virginia Motorsports Park.

Track Info:Virginia Motorsports Park
Virginia Motorsports Park
8018 Boydton Plank Road
Petersburg, VA 23803
Phone: 804-862-3174 Fax: 804-862-3301

Thursday April 11, 2013

Gates Open…..9am
Parking……..9am – 10pm
Test and Tune..noon-6pm (Car & Driver-$75, Crew $15)

Friday April 12, 2013

Gates Open……7:30am
Time Trials……8:30am

There will be 2 time trial sessions with one run per session only.

Run order is Stock, Super Street, Super Comp, Super Stock and Super Gas

Top Dragster Qualifying at 11:30am and 3:30pm

Top Sportsman Qualifying at Noon and 4:00pm

Comp Qualifying at 12:30pm and 4:30pm

Top Alcohol Dragster and Top Alcohol Funny Car will go off at 1:00pm and 5:00pm

NHRA Harley Davidson Qualifying at 2:00pm and 6:00pm

Pro Stock Snowmobile Qualifying at 5:45pm

Saturday April 13, 2013

Gates Open at 8:00am
NHRA Inspection………..8:00am to 8:30am

Time Trials start at 8:30am with one time run only. Run order is Stock out first, then Super Street, Super Comp, Super Stock and Super Gas

Comp Qualifying……………….10:00am
Top Dragster Qualifying……10:30am
Top Sportsman Qualifying..11:00am

Eliminations follow time trials

Comp Round 1…………………11:30am
Top Dragster Round 1……..12:00am
Top Sportsman Round 1…..12:30am

Top Alcohol Dragster & Funny Car Round 1…..3:00pm
Top Alcohol Dragster & Funny Car Round 2…..5:00pm
Top Alcohol Dragster & Funny Car Finals………7:00pm

Entry Fees for the Race:
Car & Driver $170
Crew $50 (3-day crew pass)

Race schedule is subject to change and the rain date (just in case) is set for Sunday April 14, 2013.

Last year Don Pires Jr won Stock Eliminator over Sterling Simmons, Tom Cable won Super Comp, Kevin Maupin in Super Gas defeated Mike Sawyer.

Top Dragster was decided but just a few inches with Bill Russell taking the win over Jason Hoff. Frank Aragona took home the Comp wally and the Top Sportsman trophy was had by Mark Payne. Super Stock had Lincoln Morehead face Byron Warner in the finals with both drivers drilling the tree and in the double breakout final it was all Lincoln, taking the win.