NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series Results - Atlanta Dragway
6/25/2012
Commerce, GA
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            In the final results from Atlanta Dragway and the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, Glen Treadwell and Lindsey Barker led all winners for this the fourth of six events in the Southeast Division.

            Treadwell, Sorrento, Fla., took the win in Comp Eliminator running his dragster to a lap of 8.730 seconds while Rick Hord, Kissimmee, Fla., left early with a red-light foul start handing the win to Treadwell.
 
            Barker, Warner Robins, Ga., crossed the finish line at 191.35 mph in 6.815 seconds to hold off Angela Travis, Hickory, N.C., for the win in the division’s Hickory Trailers Top Dragster class.  Travis clocked in at 6.856, 195.96.
 
            The Davis Golf Cart Top Sportsman trophy went to Craig Cain, Kodak, Tenn., and his ’63 Corvette who got the hole shot over Chad Morrison.  Cain covered the quarter mile in 7.323 seconds at 187.57 mph to Morrison’s 7.044, 192.06 in his ’57 Chevy out of Statesville, N.C.
 
            In Stock and Super Stock it was Brenda Grubbs and Michael Beard making the trip to the winner’s circle at Atlanta Dragway. Grubbs, Plant City, Fla., went 10.482 seconds for the win in Stock over Louisiana racer Jimmy Hidalgo., Jr. who ran too quick and broke out by three-thousandths of a second.   Beard, Seagrove, N.C., got a big starting line advantage in defeating Elisha Boyd, Sumrall, Miss.
 
            In the super index classes it was Steven Furr, Harrisburg, N.C., beating F. Howard Day in Super Gas running 9.922, 158.82 mph in his ’68 Camaro, while Jim Woeber won in Super Comp and Michelle Furr took the Super Street title.  Woeber, Palm City Fla., won when Frank Altilio, Apopka, Fla., left early and Furr, Galax, Va., defeated Bryan Johnson in 10.907 seconds at 138.78 mph in her ’68 Camaro.
 
            Other winners this weekend were John Norris, Royston, Ga., in the 12.00 index over Dickey Forrester, Canton, Ga.; Chad Brewer, Canton, Ga., beat Mark Watson, Jesup, Ga., in the 11.00 index; and John Rollins, High Springs, Fla., downed Jon McLain, Hoschton, Ga., in 10.00.
 
            Southeast Division racers have a bit of a break before heading to Bristol Dragway for the next NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series event, Sept. 28-30.
 
The following are the final results from the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series event at Atlanta Dragway:
 
COMP ELIMINATOR
Glen Treadwell, Sorrento, Fla., dragster, G/ED, 8.730, 111.71  def. Rick Hord, Kissimmee, Fla., '10 GXP, CC/A, foul.
 
SUPER STOCK
Michael Beard, Seagrove, N.C., '80 Volare, GT/HA, 10.845, 111.14  def. Elisha Boyd, Sumrall, Miss., '05 Sunfire, GT/FA, 10.288, 130.52.
 
STOCK ELIMINATOR
Brenda Grubbs, Plant City, Fla., '69 Camaro, A/SA, 10.482, 122.00  def. Jimmy Hidalgo Jr., Donaldsonville, La., '02 Firebird, B/SA, 10.627, 125.11.
 
SUPER COMP
Jim Woeber, Palm City, Fla., dragster, 8.936, 162.92  def. Frank Altilio, Apopka, Fla., dragster, foul.
 
SUPER GAS
Steven Furr, Harrisburg, N.C., '68 Camaro, 9.922, 158.82  def. F. Howard Day, Pigeon Forge, Tenn., '63 Corvette, 9.928, 149.68.
 
SUPER STREET
Michelle Furr, Galax, Va., '68 Camaro, 10.907, 138.78  def. Bryan Johnson, Winchester, Tenn., '69 Roadrunner, 10.887, 131.88.
 
TOP DRAGSTER
Lindsey Barker, Warner Robins, Ga., dragster, 6.815, 191.35  def. Angela Travis, Hickory, N.C., dragster, 6.856, 195.96.
 
TOP SPORTSMAN
Craig Cain, Kodak, Tenn., '63 Corvette, 7.323, 187.57  def. Chad Morrison, Statesville, N.C., '57 Chevy, 7.044, 192.06.
 
12.00 INDEX
John Norris, Royston, Ga., '86 Camaro, 12.048, 108.30  def. Dickey Forrester, Canton, Ga., '68 Camaro, 12.009, 110.26.
 
11.00 INDEX
Chad Brewer, Canton, Ga., '67 Camaro, 11.031, 112.58  def. Mark Watson, Jesup, Ga., '77 Monza, 11.021, 112.95.
 
10.00 INDEX
John Rollins, High Springs, Fla., '72 Nova, 10.065, 136.02  def. Jon McLain, Hoschton, Ga., '84 Mustang, 9.954, 136.00

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