NHRA’s AAA Of Texas Fall Nationals is the biggest and fastest NHRA race in Texas and every year racers and fans pack the grounds at the Texas Motorplex to see records fall. This weekend’s race isn’t disappointing, as the number one qualifiers in each of the pro categories is hauling the mail! And since this is race number 21 of the 24 race Mello Yello Drag Racing season, every single point counts and that means these racers need not only to win the event but get every qualifying point possible as well. Watch these runs and you’ll see just how they got to the top.
CURRENT TOP FUEL NO. 1 QUALIFIER
GREAT CLIPS / STRUTMASTERS DRAGSTER
3.726 SEC., 328.54 MPH
NOTE: Millican nabbed the current No. 1 position in the final qualifying session of the night.
TOMMY JOHNSON JR.
FUNNY CAR NO. 1 QUALIFIER
MAKE-A-WISH DODGE CHARGER R/T
3.918 SEC., 321.73 MPH
NOTE: This is the first No. 1 qualifying position of the year for Johnson. He recorded the No. 1 position during the final qualifying session on Saturday.
JEG COUGHLIN JR.
CURRENT PRO STOCK NO. 1 QUALIFIER
JEGS.COM CHEVROLET CAMARO
6.599 SEC., 207.53 MPH
NOTE: Coughlin has three wins and three No. 1 one qualifying positions this season.
PRO STOCK MOTORCYCLE NO. 1 QUALIFIER
SCREAMIN’ EAGLE VANCE AND HINES HARLEY-DAVIDSON
6.873 SEC., 196.07 MPH
NOTE: This is his third No. 1 qualifying position of the season for Krawiec and the 42nd of his career.