DSR Las Vegas Four-Wide Nationals Friday Qualifying Report

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DSR Las Vegas Four-Wide Nationals
Friday Qualifying Report
NHRA Four-Wide Nationals
Event 4 of 24 (Las Vegas I)
The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway
Las Vegas, Nev.   April 6-8, 2018

DSR Las Vegas Friday Qualifying Highlights:

  • Antron Brown leads Friday qualifying at the inaugural Las Vegas NHRA Four-Wide Nationals
  • Tommy Johnson Jr. celebrated his 50th birthday by running low E.T. of the second qualifying session
  • Leah Pritchett and Ron Capps also made bonus point-worthy runs
  • Defending Top Fuel Event Champion Antron Brown off to a Hot Start on Friday

LAS VEGAS, Nevada (April 6, 2018)

Driver of the Make-A-Wish Foundation Dodge Charger R/T
Q1: 4.092 E.T. at 303.57 MPH
Q2: 3.983 E.T. at 315.49 MPH (Three bonus points for quickest run of the session)

Provisional Qualifying Position: No. 2

Bonus Points: Three

We’re 2nd after Friday at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway Thanks for all the bday wishes today

Posted by Tommy Johnson Jr. on Friday, April 6, 2018

About Don Schumacher Racing
Don Schumacher Racing, headquartered in Brownsburg, Ind., fields seven professional NHRA teams. In Top Fuel, the U.S. Army dragster driven by eight-time world champion Tony Schumacher, the Matco Tools/U.S. Army dragster driven by three-time world champion Antron Brown and the Mopar/Papa John’s Pizza/Pennzoil/FireAde/U.S. Army dragster driven by Leah Pritchett; and in Funny Car, 2016 world champion Ron Capps in the NAPA AUTO PARTS Dodge Charger R/T; two-time world champion Matt Hagan in the Mopar Express Lane Dodge Charger/Sandvik Coromant R/T, and 2012 NHRA world champion Jack Beckman in Terry and Doug Chandler’s Infinite Hero Foundation Dodge and the Chandlers’ Make-A-Wish Dodge driven by Tommy Johnson Jr.

DSR has won 320 NHRA national event titles and 16 world championships.