More NHRA Highlight Videos added to the mix from Phoenix!
Top Fuel Provisional No. 1 Qualifier
Mac Tools dragster
3.679 seconds, 330.23 mph
NOTE: Top Fuel veteran Doug Kalitta took his dragster for a 3.679-second pass at 330.23 mph to kick off the NHRA Arizona Nationals at Wild Horse Pass
Motorsports Park. If it stays atop the field, Kalitta will claim his 52nd No. 1 qualifier of his career.
Top Fuel Mission #2Fast2Tasty NHRA Challenge Winner
Mac Tools dragster
3.868 seconds, 294.82 mph
NOTE: Doug Kalitta picked up the first Mission #2Fast2Tasty NHRA Challenge Top Fuel win of the season when he ran a 3.868-second pass at 294.82 mph and defeated Gainesville winner Mike Salinas at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park in Phoenix.
Bob Tasca III
Funny Car No. 1 Qualifier
Ford Motorcraft/Quick Lane Mustang
3.898 seconds, 329.50 mph
NOTE: Bob Tasca III took over the Funny Car No. 1 qualifier spot on Saturday at the NHRA Arizona Nationals when he clocked at 3.898-second lap at 329.50 mph.
Funny Car Mission #2Fast2Tasty NHRA Challenge Winner
Bandero Premium Tequila Toyota GR Supra
3.914 seconds, 324.51 mph
NOTE: Funny Car’s Alexis DeJoria wowed fans at the sold out NHRA Arizona Nationals when she won the Mission #2Fast2Tasty NHRA Challenge on Saturday afternoon at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park. DeJoria’s 3.914-second pass at 324.51 mph gave her the win over J.R. Todd.
Pronto Auto Service Center/Head Inc. Mustang
3.927 seconds, 332.50 mph
NOTE: Funny Car driver Blake Alexander took his Funny Car for a 3.927-second pass at 332.50 to seed himself provisionally in the No. 1 qualifier spot on Friday at the NHRA Arizona Nationals in Phoenix. If his pass holds on Saturday, it will mark his first a career NHRA No. 1 qualifier.
Pro Stock Provisional No. 1 Qualifier
Corral Boots Mustang
6.552 seconds, 210.24 mph
NOTE: Pro Stock raising star Cristian Cuarda powered to the top of class when he ran a 6.552-second pass at 210.24 mph at the NHRA Arizona Nationals. If it holds, it will be Cuadra’s first career No. 1 qualifier position.
Troy Coughlin Jr.
Pro Stock Mission #2Fast2Tasty NHRA Challenge Winner
JEGS.com Chevrolet Camaro
6.572 seconds, 208.78 mph
NOTE: Gainesville Pro Stock winner Troy Coughlin collected the first Mission #2Fast2Tasty NHRA Challenge title of the season on Saturday when he took down Greg Anderson with the help of his 6.572-second pass at 208.78 mph. Coughlin will start race day on Sunday in the No. 7 spot and will again take on Anderson.