Racing complete, champions crowned in Sonoma

7/24/2016


DIVISION 7
Sonoma Raceway
Sonoma, Calif., July 22-24, 2016


Sunday

Champions were recognized yesterday for the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, Pacific Division Drag Race presented by Korbel as fans at Sonoma Raceway were treated to Comp, Super Stock, Super Gas, Top Fuel Harley and the rest of the classes that encompass the nationwide series.

Multiple Californian drivers were crowned gold, including but not limited to Comp Eliminator, Super Stock, Stock Eliminator, and Super Street.

In an all Californian Comp finale, Scott McClay, Tehachapi, Calif., handily defeated Doug Lambeck of Irvine, Calif. McClay hit 7.267 seconds, 175.96 mph cruising past Lambeck, 8.420 seconds, 149.12 mph. In Super Stock, Jim Rau, Sacramento, Calif., ran 10.584, 116.22 to attain a seamless victory as Eric Bell, Chandler, Ariz., fouled at the starting line.

In the Stock Eliminator final, Kyle Rizzoli of San Luis Obispo, Calif., blew past John Irving of Boulder City, Nev. Rizzoli ran 10.351, 126.67 defeating Irving, 12.417, 104.04. 

The Super Street final round showcased another all Californian affair; Scott Brown, San Ramon, Calif., eked out a close victory over Mark Simonian of Sanger, Calif. Brown ran 10.887, 132.63  narrowly defeating Simonian, 10.879, 138.74.

The other drivers visiting the winner's circle were Ryan Diosdado, in Super Comp; Gene Brown, Arvada, Colo., in Super Gas; Chris Newman, Lancaster, Calif., in Top Sportsman; and Thomas Bayer, Fontana, Calif., in Top Dragster.

The NHRA Harley-Davidson Drag Racing Series was also in action headlined by the Top Fuel and Pro Fuel Harley classes, in which both titles went back to North Carolina. In the Top Fuel Harley finale, Jay Turner, of Julian, N.C., ran 6.290, 219.36 to defeat Kevin Boyer of Edmonton, Alb., in a hard fought battle. Boyer ran 6.526, 215.62 to make a competitive race.

Janette Thornley, Statesville, N.C., earned gold in Pro Fuel Harley beating out Dennis Fisher of Dayton, Ohio. Thornley ran 7.219, 178.05  defeating  Fisher's 7.422, 168.53.

Other winners in the Harley-Davidson Series were Tom Medlin, La Mirada, Calif., in Sportsman Motorcycle; Kevin Benson, Concord, Calif., in Draggin Bagger Harley; Augustine Herrera, Montebello, Calif., in Street Pro Harley; Augustine Herrera, Montebollo, Calif., in Hot Street Harley; John Cabral, Tracy, Calif., in Screamin' Eagle Performance Harley.

Drew Austin, Tacoma, Wash., won the A/Fuel Shootout; and Jeremy Hanger, Yorba Linda, Calif., took the honors in West Coast Outlaw Pro Mods.

The following are the final results from the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series Division 7 Drag Race presented by Korbel Champagne at Sonoma Raceway:


COMPETITION ELIMINATOR
Scott McClay, Tehachapi, Calif., dragster, C/ED, 7.267, 175.96  def.
Doug Lambeck, Irvine, Calif., '08 Sunfire, D/SMA, 8.420, 149.12.

SUPER STOCK
Jim Rau, Sacramento, Calif., '95 Mustang, GT/JA, 10.584, 116.22  def.
Eric Bell, Chandler, Ariz., '68 Barracuda, GT/AA, foul.

STOCK ELIMINATOR
Kyle Rizzoli, San Luis Obispo, Calif., '69 Camaro, AA/SA, 10.351, 126.67  def.
John Irving, Boulder City, Nev., '78 Aspen Wgn, N/SA, 12.417, 104.04.

SUPER STREET
Scott Brown, San Ramon, Calif., '66 Nova, 10.887, 132.63  def.
Mark Simonian, Sanger, Calif., '89 Firebird, 10.879, 138.74.

SUPER COMP
Ryan Diosdado, , , '03 Undercover, 8.901, 170.04  def.
Justin Morgan, Concord, Calif., '04 Sarmento, 8.929, 160.81.

SUPER GAS
Gene Brown, Arvada, Colo., '62 Chevy II, 9.967, 161.90  def.
Ken Mostowich, Calgary, Alb., '12 Corvette, foul.

TOP SPORTSMAN
Chris Newman, Lancaster, Calif., '08 Cobalt, 6.792, 204.91  def.
Paul Mitsos, Eastvale, Calif., '08 Stratus, 7.291, 187.70.

TOP DRAGSTER
Thomas Bayer, Fontana, Calif., '03 Undercover, 7.329, 177.98  def.
Gary Vellenoweth, Napa, Calif., '11 Sarmento, 6.704, 200.92.

SPORTSMAN MOTORCYCLE PRESENTED BY HARLEY DAVIDSON
Tom Medlin, La Mirada, Calif., '93 Suzuki Gsxr, 8.128, 162.94  def.
Bill Burkhart, Anaheim, Calif., '98 Suzuki Gsxr, foul.

TOP FUEL HARLEY
Jay Turner, Julian, N.C., '16 Dixie, 6.290, 219.36  def.
Kevin Boyer, Edmonton, Alb., '10 Harley, 6.526, 215.62.

PRO FUEL HARLEY
Janette Thornley, Statesville, N.C., '15 Hawaya, 7.219, 178.05  def.
Dennis Fisher, Dayton, Ohio, '16 Harley, 7.422, 168.53.

DRAGGIN BAGGER HARLEY
Kevin Benson, Concord, Calif., '00 Harley, 13.096, 102.94  def.
Phil Nagel, El Dorado Hills, Calif., '93 Harley, 15.432, 97.49.

STREET PRO HARLEY
Augustine Herrera, Montebello, Calif., '05 Hayabusa, 16.872, 45.42  was unopposed.

HOT STREET HARLEY
Augustine Herrera, Montebollo, Calif., '08 V-Rod, 10.460, 128.33  def.
Denny Alves, El Cerrito, Calif., '07 Dyna, 12.222, 103.14.

SCREAMIN' EAGLE PERFORMANCE HARLEY
John Cabral, Tracy, Calif., '05 V-rod, 10.469, 100.16  def.
Sue Bistline, Boise, Idaho, '93 Sportster, foul.

A/FUEL SHOOTOUT
Drew Austin, Tacoma, Wash., '13 , 6.242, 221.96  def.
Dennis Allen, North Highlands, Calif., '14 , 6.304, 222.33.

WEST COAST OUTLAW PRO MODS
Jeremy Hanger, Yorba Linda, Calif., '59 Corvette, 6.061, 243.24  def.
Bret Williamson, Campbell, Calif., '63 Corvette, 6.314, 235.84.



Saturday

SONOMA, Calif. Fields were set today for all classes in the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series at Sonoma Raceway and the Division 7 Drag Race presented by Korbel Champagne as racers will go into final eliminations on Sunday morning.

Gates open on Sunday at 8 a.m. with racing set to begin at 8:30 a.m. and will continuing throughout the day, culminating with the winner's circle celebration.

Spectator tickets are $20 for adults, children 12 and under are free. For more information please call (800) 870-RACE or visit www.sonomaraceway.com.

The following are Saturday's final qualifying results from the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, Pacific Division 7 Drag Race presented by Korbel:

COMPETITION ELIMINATOR
1) Doug Lambeck, Irvine, Calif., '08 Sunfire, D/SMA, 8.231 seconds, -0.749 (under index)
2) Scott McClay, Tehachapi, Calif., dragster, C/ED, 7.278, -0.652
3) Brad Brewer, Fairfield, Calif., '09 Cobalt, B/A, 7.205, -0.455
4) Wayne Ramay, Simi Valley, Calif., dragster, B/ND, 7.107, -0.453
5) Jd Zink, Chico, Calif., dragster, A/ND, 7.126, -0.404
6) Dan Fenton, San Lorenzo, Calif., dragster, B/ND, 7.257, -0.303
7) Brian Moscini, Redwood City, Calif., '14 HHR, G/AA, 8.612, -0.298

SUPER STOCK
1) Eric Bell, Chandler, Ariz., '68 Barracuda, GT/AA, 9.040 seconds, -1.060 (under index)
2) Mike Graham, Tempe, Ariz., '00 Mustang, GT/HA, 10.075, -0.975
3) Tom Armanino, San Mateo, Calif., '68 Camaro, SS/GA, 9.597, -0.953
4) Rodger Comstock, Ft.Lauderdale, Fla., '16 Mustang, FSS/C, 8.710, -0.940
5) Staci Smith, Lancaster, Calif., '93 Daytona, GT/DA, 9.609, -0.891
6) Don Keen, Palmdale, Calif., '65 Mustang, SS/KA, 10.413, -0.837
7) Mike Cotten, Cave Creek, Ariz., '70 Barracuda, SS/IA, 9.869, -0.831
8) Leo Glasbrenner, Chino, Calif., '96 Firebird, GT/CA, 9.577, -0.823
9) Tony Hewes, Reno, Nev., '69 Mustang, GT/BA, 9.435, -0.815
10) Andrew Durham, Monrovia, Calif., '11 Challenger, FSS/E, 9.243, -0.807

STOCK ELIMINATOR
1) Chuck Rayburn, Castro Valley, Calif., '64 Belvedere, AA/SA, 9.602 seconds, -1.098 (under index)
2) John Calvert, Lancaster, Calif., '14 Mustang, FS/A, 8.674, -1.026
3) Nanette Stein, Brentwood, Calif., '86 Thunderbird, O/SA, 12.160, -0.990
4) Larry Edgecomb Jr., Concord, Calif., '66 Coronet, A/SA, 10.016, -0.984
5) Jim Meador, Yorba Linda, Calif., '67 Camaro, D/SA, 10.579, -0.971
6) Justin Jerome, Fullerton, Calif., '73 Duster, F/SA, 10.906, -0.944
7) Darren Smith, Palmdale, Calif., '64 Dodge, G/SA, 11.070, -0.930
8) Doug Lambeck, Northridge, Calif., '69 Camaro, A/SA, 10.073, -0.927
9) Richie Pauley, Saugus, Calif., '68 Mustang, C/SA, 10.481, -0.919
10) Larry Edgecomb III, Pittsburg, Calif., '65 Belvedere, I/SA, 11.403, -0.897

SUPER COMP
1) Dave Alves, Princeton, Calif., '10 Sarmento, S/C, 8.902 seconds, 0.002 (over index)
2) Nicholas Saetes, Sacramento, Calif., '00 Undercover, S/C, 8.903, 0.003
3) Ken Mostowich, Calgary, Alb., '68 Camaro, S/C, 8.904, 0.004
4) Lynn Welfringer, Paso Robles, Calif., '27 Ford, S/C, 8.909, 0.009
5) Glenn Kern, Modesto, Calif., '99 Yancer, S/C, 8.912, 0.012
6) Steve Parsons, Ridgecrest, Calif., '02 Undercover, S/C, 8.914, 0.014
7) Greg Taylor, Montara, Calif., '05 Racetech, S/C, 8.914, 0.014
8) Steve Wellman, Petaluma, Calif., '04 Spitzer, S/C, 8.915, 0.015
9) Keith Winters, Las Vegas, Nev., '98 Mullis, S/C, 8.917, 0.017
10) Scott Dean, Olathe, Kan., '04 Worthy, S/C, 8.918, 0.018

TOP SPORTSMAN
1) Bryan LaFlam, Gilbert, Ariz., '63 Corvette, 6.446 seconds, 218.65 mph
2) Joe Roubicek, Westlake Village, Calif., '68 Camaro, 6.583, 209.95
3) Milthon Perez, San Bruno, Calif., '09 GXP, 6.663, 211.63
4) Chris Newman, Lancaster, Calif., '08 Cobalt, 6.767, 205.01
5) Raul Perez, Buena Park, Calif., '05 Grand AM, 6.834, 202.24
6) Jeff Gillette, Benicia, Calif., '06 GTO, 6.855, 201.49
7) Don Meziere, Escondido, Calif., '09 Cobalt, 6.879, 200.35
8) Mike Williams, Tilley, Alb., '09 GXP, 6.880, 199.14
9) Gary Forkner, Temecula, Calif., '12 Camaro, 6.907, 200.02
10) Sam Blaylock, San Francisco, Calif., '91 Cutlass, 6.922, 200.83

TOP DRAGSTER
1) Bob Button, Winters, Calif., '15 Spitzer, 6.020 seconds, 234.00 mph
2) Jon Bradford, Tucson, Ariz., '13 Spitzer, 6.063, 229.78
3) Jesse Adams, Yuba City, Calif., '02 Davis, 6.089, 224.28
4) Shaunda Ruckman, Scottsdale, Ariz., '15 American, 6.206, 230.57
5) Denny Hills, Gilbert, Ariz., '95 Yancer, 6.242, 223.28
6) Tom Koenen, Tuscon, Ariz., '11 Spitzer, 6.340, 224.92
7) Chuck Glanz, Myrtle Creek, Ore., '14 Spitzer, 6.363, 215.93
8) Bobby Ray McMahan, Lodi, Calif., '08 TNT, 6.390, 214.21
9) Mark Colton, North Bend, Ore., '10 Yancer, 6.436, 209.20
10) Moe Trujillo, Happy Valley, Ore., '02 Undercover, 6.498, 209.33

SPORTSMAN MOTORCYCLE PRESENTED BY HARLEY DAVIDSON
1) Ron Alves, Colusa, Calif., '80 Kawasaki, SMC, 0.010 seconds reaction time
2) Tom Medlin, La Mirada, Calif., '93 Suzuki Gsxr, SMC, 0.011
3) Mike Burkhart, Huntington Beach, Calif., '97 Suzuki Gsxr, SMC, 0.011
4) Brian Jennings, Martinez, Calif., '81 Suzuki GS, SMC, 0.017
5) Bill Burkhart, Anaheim, Calif., '98 Suzuki Gsxr, SMC, 0.019
6) Yeurra Blayblock Jr., San Francisco, Calif., '90 Kawasaki, SMC, 0.020
7) David Harris, Marin City, Calif., '99 Kawasaki Zx7r, SMC, 0.027
8) John Cabral, Tracy, Calif., '05 V-Rod, SMC, 0.033
9) Trace St Germain, San Jose, Calif., '78 Kawasaki, SMC, 0.037
10) Don DePeel, Gladstone, Ore., '74 Kawasaki, SMC, 0.040

TOP FUEL HARLEY
1) Jay Turner, Julian, N.C., '16 Dixie, 6.331 seconds, 215.34 mph
2) Kevin Boyer, Edmonton, Alb., '10 Harley, 6.480, 211.96
3) Len Darnell, Vancouver, Wash., '15 Harley, 6.648, 215.37
4) Tony Ruggiero, Fresno, Calif., '09 Weekend, 7.274, 191.97
5) Greg Justice, Oakley, Calif., '13 Harley, 7.509, 184.25

PRO FUEL HARLEY
1) Janette Thornley, Statesville, N.C., '15 Hawaya, 7.207 seconds, 184.22 mph
2) Dennis Fisher, Dayton, Ohio, '16 Harley, 7.498, 162.84
3) Daryl Hutchins, Costa Mesa, Calif., '95 Harley, 9.078, 150.28

DRAGGIN BAGGER HARLEY
1) Kevin Benson, Concord, Calif., '00 Harley, 13.046 seconds, 101.05 mph
2) Phil Nagel, El Dorado Hills, Calif., '93 Harley, 13.990, 94.57

STREET PRO HARLEY
1) Augustine Herrera, Montebello, Calif., '05 Hayabusa, 16.999 seconds, 41.63 mph

HOT STREET HARLEY
1) Gaige Herrera, La Mirada, Calif., '08 V-Rod, 10.383 seconds, 132.53 mph
2) Denny Alves, El Cerrito, Calif., '07 Dyna, 12.177, 108.12

SCREAMIN' EAGLE PERFORMANCE HARLEY
1) Sue Bistline, Boise, Idaho, '93 Sportster, ETMX, 10.577 seconds, 0.077 (over index)
2) John Cabral, Tracy, Calif., '05 V-rod, SMC, 10.644, 0.144

A/FUEL SHOOTOUT
1) Kin Bates, Anderson, Calif., '06 Tuttle, 6.142 seconds, 230.76 mph
2) Dennis Allen, North Highlands, Calif., '14 Allen, 6.255, 223.50
3) Darrell Waters, Bakersfield, Calif., dragster, 7.579, 121.18
4) Bobby Cottrell, Whittier, Calif., '97 N&P, 7.843, 112.79
5) Drew Austin, Tacoma, Wash., '13 Parker, 15.051, 65.56

WEST COAST OUTLAW PRO MODS
1) Mike Maggio, San Dimas, Calif., '68 Camaro, 5.924 seconds, 251.63 mph
2) Sean Renteria, Hollister, Calif., '65 Valiant, 5.944, 248.20
3) Jay Diedrich, Firebaugh, Calif., '70 Camaro, 5.972, 241.50
4) Jeremy Hanger, Yorba Linda, Calif., '59 Corvette, 6.043, 242.58
5) Rob Moore, El Cajon, Calif., '60 Impala, 6.078, 243.77
6) Troy Ferry, Vallejo, Calif., '13 Challenger, 6.092, 240.34
7) Bret Williamson, Campbell, Calif., '63 Corvette, 6.158, 239.19
8) Andy Kouerinis, Pacifica, Calif., '68 Firebird, 6.239, 230.49
9) Andrew Berry, Paso Robles, Calif., '68 Camaro, 6.247, 236.84
10) Ed Thornton, Chino, Calif., '70 Camaro, 6.304, 257.33



Friday

SONOMA, Calif. NHRA Pacific division racers are back in action as they kicked off their NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series Division 7 event presented by Korbel Champagne at Sonoma Raceway for the first of back to back NHRA weekends at the facility.  The NHRA Harley-Davidson Drag Racing Series highlighted by the Top Fuel Harley class will also run this weekend as well at the West Coast Extreme Pro Mod and the Nostalgia A/Fuel John Shoemaker Memorial Shootout.

Today's action included two rounds of qualifying for racers in Top Dragster, Comp Eliminator and Top Sportsman along with a single pass for the Harley-Davidson Top Fuel and Pro Fuel classes.  Top Dragster, Comp and Top Sportsman will get a final qualifying pass on Saturday at 11:30 a.m. while the Harley classes will get a pair of runs at noon and 3:30 p.m.  Final qualifying and time trials for the remaining classes will also take place on Saturday beginning at 8:30 a.m. with round 1 of eliminations for some classes set for Saturday afternoon at 2 p.m. 

Gates open at 8 a.m. on Saturday.  Tickets are $20 each day, children 12 and under are free. For more information please call (800) 870-RACE or visit www.sonomaraceway.com.

The following are Friday's qualifying results from the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, Pacific Division 7 Drag Race presented by Korbel:

COMPETITION ELIMINATOR
1) Doug Lambeck, Irvine, Calif., '08 Sunfire, D/SMA, 8.231 seconds, -0.749 (under index)
2) Scott McClay, Tehachapi, Calif., dragster, C/ED, 7.278, -0.652
3) Wayne Ramay, Simi Valley, Calif., dragster, B/ND, 7.107, -0.453
4) Jd Zink, Chico, Calif., dragster, A/ND, 7.126, -0.404
5) Brad Brewer, Fairfield, Calif., '09 Cobalt, B/A, 7.330, -0.330
6) Dan Fenton, San Lorenzo, Calif., dragster, B/ND, 7.257, -0.303
7) Brian Moscini, Redwood City, Calif., '14 HHR, G/AA, 8.612, -0.298

SUPER STOCK
1) Eric Bell, Chandler, Ariz., '68 Barracuda, GT/AA, 9.040 seconds, -1.060 (under index)
2) Mike Graham, Tempe, Ariz., '00 Mustang, GT/HA, 10.075, -0.975
3) Tom Armanino, San Mateo, Calif., '68 Camaro, SS/GA, 9.597, -0.953
4) Rodger Comstock, Ft.Lauderdale, Fla., '16 Mustang, FSS/C, 8.710, -0.940
5) Staci Smith, Lancaster, Calif., '93 Daytona, GT/DA, 9.609, -0.891
6) Don Keen, Palmdale, Calif., '65 Mustang, SS/KA, 10.413, -0.837
7) Leo Glasbrenner, Chino, Calif., '96 Firebird, GT/CA, 9.577, -0.823
8) Tony Hewes, Reno, Nev., '69 Mustang, GT/BA, 9.435, -0.815
9) Chuck Stubeck, Chatsworth, Calif., '69 Roadrunner, SS/FA, 9.653, -0.797
10) Jim Rau, Sacramento, Calif., '95 Mustang, GT/JA, 10.526, -0.774

STOCK ELIMINATOR
1) Chuck Rayburn, Castro Valley, Calif., '64 Belvedere, AA/SA, 9.602 seconds, -1.098 (under index)
2) John Calvert, Lancaster, Calif., '14 Mustang, FS/A, 8.674, -1.026
3) Nanette Stein, Brentwood, Calif., '86 Thunderbird, O/SA, 12.160, -0.990
4) Jim Meador, Yorba Linda, Calif., '67 Camaro, D/SA, 10.579, -0.971
5) Justin Jerome, Fullerton, Calif., '73 Duster, F/SA, 10.906, -0.944
6) Darren Smith, Palmdale, Calif., '64 Dodge, G/SA, 11.070, -0.930
7) Larry Edgecomb Jr., Concord, Calif., '66 Coronet, A/SA, 10.074, -0.926
8) Richie Pauley, Saugus, Calif., '68 Mustang, C/SA, 10.481, -0.919
9) Doug Lambeck, Northridge, Calif., '69 Camaro, A/SA, 10.092, -0.908
10) Larry Edgecomb III, Pittsburg, Calif., '65 Belvedere, I/SA, 11.403, -0.897

TOP SPORTSMAN
1) Bryan LaFlam, Gilbert, Ariz., '63 Corvette, 6.536 seconds, 214.25 mph
2) Joe Roubicek, Westlake Village, Calif., '68 Camaro, 6.583, 209.95
3) Chris Newman, Lancaster, Calif., '08 Cobalt, 6.767, 205.01
4) Raul Perez, Buena Park, Calif., '05 Grand AM, 6.834, 202.24
5) Jeff Gillette, Benicia, Calif., '06 GTO, 6.855, 201.49
6) Don Meziere, Escondido, Calif., '09 Cobalt, 6.879, 200.35
7) Mike Williams, Tilley, Alb., '09 GXP, 6.880, 199.14
8) Gary Forkner, Temecula, Calif., '12 Camaro, 6.907, 200.02
9) Sam Blaylock, San Francisco, Calif., '91 Cutlass, 6.922, 200.83
10) Jeff Utterback, Santa Monica, Calif., '70 Cuda, 6.924, 198.03

TOP DRAGSTER
1) Bob Button, Winters, Calif., '15 Spitzer, 6.020 seconds, 234.00 mph
2) Jesse Adams, Yuba City, Calif., '02 Davis, 6.104, 224.25
3) Tom Koenen, Tuscon, Ariz., '11 Spitzer, 6.340, 224.92
4) Chuck Glanz, Myrtle Creek, Ore., '14 Spitzer, 6.388, 215.37
5) Bobby Ray McMahan, Lodi, Calif., '08 TNT, 6.390, 214.21
6) Mark Colton, North Bend, Ore., '10 Yancer, 6.436, 209.20
7) Moe Trujillo, Happy Valley, Ore., '02 Undercover, 6.498, 209.33
8) George Prather, Sacramento, Calif., '07 Sarmento, 6.515, 206.32
9) Andy Spiegel, Acton, Calif., '12 Spitzer, 6.537, 204.39
10) Melissa Fedrick, Sonoma, Calif., '93 Uyehara, 6.553, 204.70

SPORTSMAN MOTORCYCLE PRESENTED BY HARLEY DAVIDSON
1) Tom Medlin, La Mirada, Calif., '93 Suzuki Gsxr, SMC, 0.011 seconds reaction time
2) Mike Burkhart, Huntington Beach, Calif., '97 Suzuki Gsxr, SMC, 0.011
3) Ron Alves, Colusa, Calif., '80 Kawasaki, SMC, 0.013
4) Brian Jennings, Martinez, Calif., '81 Suzuki GS, SMC, 0.031
5) John Cabral, Tracy, Calif., '05 V-Rod, SMC, 0.033
6) Don DePeel, Gladstone, Ore., '74 Kawasaki, SMC, 0.040
7) Trace St. Germain, San Jose, Calif., '78 Kawasaki, SMC, 0.040
8) Jim Young, Citrus Heights, Calif., '03 V-rod, SMC, 0.053
9) Pete Miclette Jr., Garberville, Calif., '05 Hayabusa, SMC, 0.054
10) Gaige Herrera, La Mirada, Calif., '05 Hayabusa, SMC, 0.055

TOP FUEL HARLEY
1) Jay Turner, Julian, N.C., '16 Dixie, 6.331 seconds, 215.34 mph
2) Kevin Boyer, Edmonton, Alb., '10 Harley, 6.699, 173.94
3) Tony Ruggiero, Fresno, Calif., '09 Weekend, 7.274, 191.97
4) Len Darnell, Vancouver, Wash., '15 Harley, 12.506, 88.06

PRO FUEL HARLEY
1) Janette Thornley, Statesville, N.C., '15 Hawaya, 7.264 seconds, 184.22 mph
2) Dennis Fisher, Dayton, Ohio, '16 Harley, 7.778, 162.31
3) Daryl Hutchins, Costa Mesa, Calif., '95 Harley, 9.078, 146.99

SCREAMIN' EAGLE PERFORMANCE HARLEY
1) John Cabral, Tracy, Calif., '05 V-rod, SMC, 10.644 seconds, 0.144 (over index)
2) Sue Bistline, Boise, Idaho, '93 Sportster, ETMX, 10.671, 0.171

A/FUEL SHOOTOUT
1) Dennis Allen, North Highlands, Calif., '14 Allen, 6.255 seconds, 223.50 mph
2) Not on File, , , dragster, 7.579, 121.18
3) Bobby Cottrell, Whittier, Calif., '97 N&P, 8.270, 101.41
4) Drew Austin, Tacoma, Wash., '13 Parker, 18.015, 65.56

WEST COAST OUTLAW PRO MODS
1) Sean Renteria, Hollister, Calif., '65 Valiant, 5.944 seconds, 248.20 mph
2) Rob Moore, El Cajon, Calif., '60 Impala, 6.078, 243.77
3) Jeremy Hanger, Yorba Linda, Calif., '59 Corvette, 6.131, 242.58
4) Ed Thornton, Chino, Calif., '70 Camaro, 6.304, 257.33
5) Karl Wilson, Anaheim, Calif., '93 Corvette, 6.322, 230.25
6) Troy Ferry, Vallejo, Calif., '13 Challenger, 6.436, 239.27
7) Jay Diedrich, Firebaugh, Calif., '70 Camaro, 6.501, 201.34
8) Not on File, , , dragster, 7.229, 120.23
9) Mike Maggio, San Dimas, Calif., '68 Camaro, 7.248, 145.33
10) Ron Piazza Jr., San Jose, Calif., '68 Camaro, 8.235, 125.12


Preview

SONOMA, Calif. - Sonoma Raceway will host the NHRA Division 7 Drag Race presented by Korbel on July 22-24. The event is one of 45 scheduled across the country where drivers in the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series earn points leading to divisional and national championships as well as a chance at a share of the year-end purse of more than $519,000. Categories include Comp Eliminator, Super Stock, Stock Eliminator, Super Comp, Super Gas and Super Street. The division's Pacific Division Top Sportsman Series, Top Dragster Series and the NHRA Harley-Davidson Drag Racing Series will also run in conjunction with the event.

Qualifying and time trials start Friday morning at 8:30 a.m. and continue Saturday at 8:30a.m. Top Dragster, Comp Eliminator and Top Sportsman qualify on Friday at 11a.m. and 2:30 p.m. and Saturday at 11:30 a.m. Top Fuel and Pro Fuel Harley-Davidson classes qualify at 3 p.m. on Friday and noon and 3:30 p.m. on Saturday. Eliminations begin on Saturday at 2 p.m. and continue on Sunday at 8:30 a.m.

Tickets for Sonoma Raceway are $5 Friday, $20 Saturday and $20 Sunday. Children 12 and under are admitted free with a paid adult.

The Sonoma Raceway is located north of San Rafael, at the junction of Highways 37 and 121. For more information call the track, (800) 870-RACE (7223), or visit www.RaceSonoma.com.

NHRA LUCAS OIL DRAG RACING SERIES: Fact Sheet

WHAT: NHRA Division 7 Drag Races presented by Korbel, one of seven events in Pacific Division competition where drivers earn points leading to divisional, regional and national championships as well as a chance at a share of the year-end purse of more than $519,000. Categories include Comp Eliminator, Super Stock, Stock Eliminator, Super Comp, Super Gas and Super Street. The division's Pacific Division Top Sportsman Series, Top Dragster Series and the NHRA Harley-Davidson Drag Racing Series will also run in conjunction with the event.

WHERE: Sonoma Raceway, Sonoma, Calif. The track is located north of San Rafael, at the junction of Highways 37 and 121.

WHEN: Friday through Sunday, July 22-24

SCHEDULE: FRIDAY, July 22 - Qualifying and time trials begin at 8:30 a.m. Top Dragster, Comp Eliminator, and Top Sportsman qualify at 11 a.m. & 2:30 p.m. Top Fuel and Pro Fuel Harley qualify at 3 p.m.

SATURDAY, July 23 - Qualifying and time trials continue at 8:30 a.m. Top Dragster, Comp Eliminator, and Top Sportsman qualify at 11:30 a.m. Top Fuel and Pro Fuel Harley qualify at noon and 3:30 p.m. Eliminations begin at 2 p.m.

SUNDAY, July 24 - Eliminations continue at 8:30 a.m.

TICKETS: GENERAL ADMISSION/PIT PASS - $5 Friday, $20 Saturday, $20 Sunday. Children 12 and under are admitted free with a paid adult. For more information please call Sonoma Raceway, (800) 870-RACE (7223), or visit www.SonomaRaceway.com.

2015 EVENT WINNERS: Mike Depalma, Comp Eliminator; Jim Grossi, Super Stock: Jody Lang, Stock Eliminator; Val Torress, Super Comp; Greg Harrison, Super Gas; Joseph Grego, Super Street; Keith White, Top Sportsman; Dean Hall, Top Dragster; Jake Havens, Sportsman Motorcycle.

BONUS PROGRAMS:
NHRA LUCAS OIL DRAG RACING SERIES POINTS FUND
: a $519,000 point fund from Lucas Oil, which will be shared by 2016 NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series divisional, regional and national champions. Regional awards include $10,000 each to the Top Alcohol Dragster and Top Alcohol Funny Car champions with Divisional awards of $3,000 to the champions in both Competition and Super Stock; $2,000 each to the champions in Stock, Super Comp, Super Gas and Super Street. The seven national champions will share a bonus of $135,000.

JEGS ALLSTARS: The best of the best from each of NHRA's seven divisions will compete for a share of the $124,000 point fund from Jegs High Performance. The 2017 Jegs Allstars event will culminate a year-long points battle between drivers in each of NHRA's Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series' eight classes as well as Top Sportsman and Top Dragster. The top points earner in each category will qualify to represent his/her division at the 2017 Jegs Allstars to be held at the 2017 K&N Filters NHRA Route 66 Nationals. Points are based on in-division races only.

The winning division and regional teams will share $25,000 and individual awards include $7,000 each to the Top Alcohol Dragster and Top Alcohol Funny Car champions, $6,000 to champions in Comp Eliminator and Super Stock, $5,000 to Top Sportsman and Top Dragster champions, and $4,500 to the Stock, Super Comp, Super Gas, and Super Street champions. Runners-up in all categories will earn $2,000 apiece. Each Allstars competitor will also receive a share of a $25,000 towing fund to get to the event.

Event sponsor, Jegs High Performance, is offering a "double up" bonus to Jegs Allstars participants. Any 2017 Jegs Allstars champion who also wins the national event will have his/her Allstars prize doubled.

NHRA HARLEY-DAVIDSON DRAG RACING SERIES: Run in conjunction with the Lucas Oil Series, classes include Top Fuel, Pro Fuel, Pro Gas, Draggin' Bagger, Street Pro, Hot Street, and Screamin'Eagle Harley. The series posts an event purse of nearly $20,000 with a total series purse of more than $200,000.


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