The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway

NHRA Nitro Blast-Off Test Session

Participants and Runs of Note

Saturday, January 21, 2006

Updated: 6:22 p.m. PST

 

Testing continues Sunday and Monday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

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Top Fuel Dragster:

J.R. Todd -- 4.631 sec./277.94 mph.

Doug Kalitta Runs 5.272 sec./181.54 mph

Mike Strasburg -- 5.709 sec./163.79 mph

Arley Langlo -- 7.681 sec./109.17 mph

Clay Millican

Hillary Will

David Baca

David Grubnic

Brandon Bernstein

Doug Kalitta

Larry Dixon

 

Funny Car:

John Force -- 4.733 sec./278.06 mph (Best run on Friday: 5.205 sec./204.48 mph)

Robert Hight -- 4.747 sec./283.97 mph

Gary Scelzi -- 4.813 sec./245.90 mph (Fastest on Friday)

Ron Capps -- 4.901 sec./249.35 mph

Eric Medlen -- 4.868 sec./266.21 mph

Gary Densham -- 5.295 sec./198.88 mph

Tony Bartone --  5.199 sec./209.72 mph

Adam Sorokin -- 6.134 sec./177.77 mph (earned NHRA Top Fuel/Funny Car license today)

Tommy Johnson Jr.

Del Worsham

Phil Burkart

Mike Ashley

Allen Middendorf

Whit Bazemore

 

Pro Stock:

Bob Panella -- 6.814 sec./202.03 mph

Jim Cunningham - crashed, not injured.

Ben Watson

 

Pro Stock Motorcycle:

Ryan Schnitz -- 7.115 sec./186.28 mph

Matt Guidera -- 7.663 sec./136.57 mph

 

Top Alcohol Dragster:

Ashley Force -- 5.483 sec./249.21 mph

Duane Shields -- 6.362 sec./189.95 mph

Randy Johnson -- 8.224 sec./105.56 mph

Sean O'Bannon

Marshall Topping

 

Top Alcohol Funny Car:

Jeff Carroll -- 6.493 sec./219.01 mph

John Geyer Runs 8.747 sec./97.98 mph (hit timing cone)

Jay Payne -- 8.905 sec./99.35 mph (hit timing cone)

Nancy Matter

Paul Crifasi

Bill Gallio

Mert Littlefield

Brett Williamson

Sean Bellemeur