Jonnie Lindberg on moving to Nitro Funny Car

“I didn’t need to think that long before I said yes.” – Jonnie Lindberg on moving to Nitro Funny Car. More with the rookie who's making his mark on the track.

Third in a row for Capps

FinalAtlanta
A beautiful holeshot win for Ron Capps in the final! This is Capps third win in a row. Congratulations Ron and your impossible to beat team!

Point stadnings Mello Yello Championship 2017
1. Ron Capps                   633
2. Matt Hagan                  539
3. John Force                   490
4. Robert Hight                437
5. Tommy Johnson Jr.     427
6. Jack Beckman             426
7. Courtney Force           405
8. Tim Wilkerson            329
9. J.R. Todd                      326
10. Jonnie Lindberg      318
11. Jim Campbell             275
12. Del Worsham             237
13. Cruz Pedregon           225
14. Alexis DeJoria           208
15. Jeff Diehl                   113

No! Wilkerson takes it.

E1
Jonnie lost traction and had to pedal it, letting Tim Wilkerson take the win.
Congratulations Wilk and your great team!

Qualified 11th and ladder

Stege Atlanta 2017

After completing just two out of four qualifying sessions, due to rain, this is the ladder for this days eliminations.
Round one is planned for 11:00 AM in Atlanta, 17:00 Swedish time.
Round two 1:00 PM local, 19:00 Sweden.
Semi finals 2:30 PM local, 20:30 Sweden.
Finals 3:55 PM local, 21:55 Sweden.

Nitro Fuel Funny Car Final qualifying results Atlanta 2017
1 Courtney Force                3.893        322.65
2 Matt Hagan                      3.93         325.45
3 Tommy Johnson Jr          3.937        319.29
4 Ron Capps                       3.955        323.97
5 John Force                       3.969        307.65
6 Tim Wilkerson                 3.974        314.39
7 Jim Campbell                  4.024        318.77
8 Chad Head                       4.024        312.57
9 Robert Hight                    4.026        274.89
10 Dave Richards               4.082        307.02
11 Jonnie Lindberg           4.332        207.27
12 Del Worsham                 4.599        225.52
13 J.R. Todd                       5.052        149.22
14 Jack Beckman               5.584        124.27
15 Cruz Pedregon              5.709        120.22
16 Jeff Diehl                        11.29        67.99

Jonnies first round was pretty decent. 4.332 sec. But something happened at about 200 meters that made him to shut of.
In the second he got problems earlier. 5.760 sec on a shut of at about 60-70 meters.

Southern Nationals Atlanta May 5-7

SouthernNtl
This weekend we're in Atlanta for the Southern Nationals.

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But during the day the rain came, and the qualifications was cancelled in the middle of the Pro Stock session. So there was no nitro party yesterday. We will make another try later today.