We are ready to go Sunday for a final session of qualifying before moving into eliminations due to some interference by Mother Nature overnight. The wind has shifted out of the northwest and cooler temps are the order of the day as the sun creeps back from behind the clouds here in Bradenton for the 2017 edition of the Outlaw Drag Racing Championships.
Final Qualifying Results
Round One Elimination Results
5.90 Index Bike had twenty two entries this weekend making for some great racing and five rounds of competition. Number one qualifier Mimi Lamas took a hard loss to Mike Moore Jr in round one running under index trying to make up for an off pace reaction. Holmes Beach’s Nick Bowling Jr. earned second qualifier and advanced on a single 5.88 to round two. Number three man Luc David lost a tight match with Angel Lopez number four Anne Richter and five Nicklas Bowling III would also advance to round two.
J.D. Kitterage faced off with Candy Haggadorn in the first pair of round two and moved on to round three by a margin of just .011. The father and son Bowling team also advanced along with Richter, Rick Eaton advanced over a red lighting Lopez and Mike Moore had the sinfle this round running it out to a 5.84.
Round three saw the Bowlings pair up with Nicklas scoring a perfect .000 reaction to move forward with Kittredge going red this round against Eaton. Moore faced off with Richter putting up a .009 reaction and easing off through the lights for a 6.04 114 MPH win.