Mock, Coulter, Wade, Shaver score Jerry¿s Nugget Championship Drag Racing Series wins at The Strip;

Dudley clinches eighth championship

 

Bill Dudley, 62, of Las Vegas swept the Sport Compact category, winning the final round of competition and the Jerry¿s Nugget Reaction Time Bonus Award and clinched his eighth Las Vegas drag racing title during tonight¿s Jerry¿s Nugget Championship Drag Racing Series at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.  Dudley has earned four Street championships and four Sport Compact titles.

Jerry Mock won the Super Pro finale over Mark Piel and Bob Coulter defeated Robin Harris for Pro honors.  Dave Wade scored the Street win and former Motorcycle champion Leo Shaver defeated Eric Danielson Jr. for bike honors.

The Las Vegas F-Body Association final was won by Richard Winters of Las Vegas.

On Saturday morning, Luke Winters of Las Vegas won the final round of Thunder competition and Kayla Sewell of Henderson won the Lightning final during the Short Line Express Markets NHRA Jr. Dragster Series.

Jerry¿s Nugget Reaction Time Bonus Awards were won by: Hays Yergensen (Pro), Denise Sasser (Super Pro), Leo Shaver (Motorcycle), Dave Wade (Street) and Bill Dudley (Sport Compact).  The award is won by posting the best reaction time on a winning run during the first round of eliminations.

 

Results, including driver/rider, hometown, vehicle, reaction time, elapsed time and top speed:

SUPER PRO

Winner: Jerry Mock (Las Vegas) 1970 Nova  .502  11.864 sec./108.87 mph.

Runner-up: Mark Piel (Boulder City) 1971 Challenger  .526  11.161 sec./117.94 mph.

No. 1 Qualifier: Jeff Gautieri (Las Vegas) 1968 Camaro.

 

PRO

Winner:  Bob Coulter (Las Vegas) 1964 Falcon  .517  12.098 sec./110.76 mph.

Runner-up: Robin Harris (Las Vegas) 1966 Nova  .525  10.826 sec./124.20 sec.

No. 1 Qualifier: Robin Harris (Las Vegas).

 

STREET

Winner: Dave Wade (N. Las Vegas)  1978 Camaro  .505  12.940 sec./103.89 mph.

Runner-up: Errol Farmer (Las Vegas)  .612  12.295 sec./107.67 mph.

No. 1 Qualifier: Dave Wade (N. Las Vegas).

 

MOTORCYCLE

Winner: Leo Shaver (Las Vegas) 1987 Kawasaki  .426  9.984 sec./129.42 mph.

Runner-up: Eric Danielson Jr. (Las Vegas) 2003 Kawasaki  .427  11.025 sec./124.24 mph.

 

SPORT COMPACT

Winner: Bill Dudley (Las Vegas) 1986 Nissan  .603  18.447 sec./68.44 mph.

Runner-up: Billy Fraker (Las Vegas) 1985 Toyota Supra  .578  16.972 sec./80.93 mph.

No. 1 Qualifier: Billy Fraker (Las Vegas).

 

LAS VEGAS F-BODY ASSOCIATION

Winner: Richard Winters (N. Las Vegas) 1998 Firebird  .585  12.459 sec./108.59 mph.

Runner-up: George Mattie (N. Las Vegas) 1974 Camaro  .615  12.499 sec./110.72 mph.

 

SHORT LINE EXPRESS MARKETS NHRA JR. DRAGSTER ¿ THUNDER (1/8-mile)

Winner: Luke Winters (Las Vegas)  .666  11.037 sec./57.56 mph.

Runner-up: Ryen Lamb (Henderson)  .576  12.476 sec./51.18 mph.

No. 1 Qualifier: Justin Ebel (Las Vegas).

 

SHORT LINE EXPRESS MARKETS NHRA JR. DRAGSTER ¿ LIGHTNING (1/8-mile)

Winner: Kayla Sewell (Henderson) .582  8.871 sec./74.61 mph.

Runner-up: Ty Sanders (Las Vegas) .456 (foul)  7.785 sec./81.77 mph.

No. 1 Qualifier: Jett Dwyer (Palmdale, Calif.).

 

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