MILLINGTON, Tenn. (AP) - Larry Dixon raced to his third
consecutive and seventh No. 1 qualifying position of the season
Saturday, topping the Top Fuel field in the O'Reilly NHRA Mid-South
Nationals at Memphis Motorsports Park.
Dixon powered his dragster to a 3.810-second run at 318.99 mph.
In Funny Car, Robert Hight, held the lead with a 4.074 at
310.70, setting a track record for time and speed. In Pro Stock,
Mike Edwards held his lead with a 6.552 at 210.18 mph, setting a
Hector Arana was the quickest in Pro Stock Motorcycle history,
with a performance of 6.851 at 195.03 mph.