VETERANS AND NEW FACES GRACE THE WINNER’S CIRCLE ON APRIL 9TH
The 2nd Sunoco Race Fuels ET Series, World of Speed Jr Racing Series, Modern Muscle Car, and Vision Diesel was run under cloudy and cool Spring weather.
Below are the final round results (driver name, hometown, vehicle year/model, reaction time, dial-in, elapsed time, and miles per hour).
In a field of 24 cars, it was Gary Palmateer and Casey DePeel in the final round. Debbie Dawson was the #1 Qualifier, and the A-1 Performance Package for the Points Winner was Tony McNeal with a .013 package.
Winner: Gary Palmateer, Monmouth, OR, ’68 Firebird, .186 R/T, 6.59 dial, 8.281 ET, 99.25 mph
Runner-up: Casey DePeel, Portland, OR, ’06 Dragster, Broke
In a field of 44 cars, it was Paul Breedlove and Alan Ross in the final round. Kevin Fletcher was the #1 Qualifier, and the A-1 Performance Package for the Points Winner was Dean Tabert with a .029 package.
Winner: Paul Breedlove, Klamath Falls, OR, ’05 Dodge, .060 R/T, 10.73 dial, 10.939 ET, 117.70 mph
Runner-up: Alan Ross, Estacada, OR, ’65 Mustang, .024 R/T, 10.70 dial, 10.994 ET, 114.73 mph
In a field of 35 cars, it was Earl Eberly and Jim Fields in the final round. Harry Cole was the #1 Qualifier, and the A-1 Performance Package for the Points Winner was Jerry Weber with a .007 package.
Winner: Earl Eberly, Aurora, OR, ’88 Chevy S10, .045 R/T, 12.08 dial, 12.057 ET, 103.90 mph
Runner-up: Jim Fields, Tigard, OR, ’89 Chevy, .135 R/T, 12.17 dial, 12.082 ET, 106.13 mph
MODERN MUSCLE CAR
This new class features 2004 and newer Full Bodied cars (Camaro, Charger, Challenger, Mustang, Corvette, etc.). All vehicles must comply under Pro and Sportsman rules. In a field of 18 cars, it was Kris Cook and Jerry Durant Sr who went to the finals. Angelo Palamaris was the #1 Qualifier.
Winner: Kris Cook, Scappoose, OR, ’15 Challenger, .038 R/T, 11.81 dial, 11.832 ET, 116.97 mph
Runner-up: Jerry Durant Sr, Molalla, OR, ’08 Mustang, -.021 R/T, 13.31 dial, 13.624 ET, 102.35 mph
Rick McAdams and Jesse Shirrell were in the final round.
Winner: Rick McAdams, Gresham, OR, ’11 Dodge, .125 R/T, 12.72 dial, 12.842 ET, 105.14 mph
Runner-up: Jesse Shirrell, Canby, OR, ’12 Ford, -.284 R/T, 13.40 dial, 16.707 ET, 92.71 mph
Run Tuff is a category for racers who have the misfortune of losing in the first round of competition.
The final round found Jerry Biscay and Phillip Lang vying for the trophy.
Winner: Jerry Biscay, Toledo, WA, ’65 T-Bird, .007 R/T, 13.79 dial, 13.751 RT, 94.83 mph
Runner-up: Phillip Lang, Hillsboro, ’70 Nova, .026 R/T, 10.78 dial, 10.729 ET, 122.66 mph
In a field of 12 cars, it was Cooper Chun and Alisha Miller in the final round. Austin Varner was the #1 Qualifier.
Winner: Cooper Chun, Vancouver, WA, ’06 Halfscale, .000 R/T, 9.17 dial, 9.226 ET, 70.10 mph
Runner-up: Alisha Miller, Warren, OR, ’11 RC4K, .021 R/T, 8.06 dial, 8.136 ET, 78.19 mph
In a field of 9 cars, it was Nicholas Karr and Ryan Bese in the final round. Ramon Vincent was the #1 Qualifier.
Winner: Nicholas Karr, Salem, OR, ’06 Halfscale, .011 R/T, 9.27 dial, 9.273 ET, 68.58 mph
Runner-up: Ryan Bese, Keizer, OR, ’04 Dragster, .083 R/T, 9.03 dial, 9.019 ET, 71.84 mph
In a field of 5 cars, it was Katie Marie Chapman and Duncan Gray in the final round. Duncan Gray was also the #1 Qualifier.
Winner: Katie Marie Chapman, Sandy, OR, RC4K, .139 R/T, 12.10 dial, 12.218 ET, 50.62 mph
Runner-up: Duncan Gray, Portland, OR, RC4K, .185 R/T, 9.90 dial, 9.896 ET, 66.43 mph
Jr Tuff is a category for Jr Drag racers who had the misfortune of losing in the first round of competition. The final round in Jr Tuff found Anthony Friesen and Logan Scrivner vying for that trophy.
Winner: Anthony Friesen, Sutherlin, OR, ’99 Dragster, .079 R/T, 9.45 dial, 9.477 ET, 67.42 mph
Runner-up: Logan Scrivner, Hillsboro, OR, ’07 Eichmann, .076 R/T, 9.10 dial, 9.151 ET, 69.38 mph