Another win for Hight

final
Capps and Hight is number one and two in the Countdown To The Championship.
These two met each other in the final, and this time Robert Hight got the win.
It's really tight in the top of the list right now.

The Texas funn’s over

wilkwin
Tim's away first. It looks like he's pulling away. At one third of the track Jonnie smokes the tires, and he didn't manage to save it this time. It's an easy win for Wilk.

jonniehelmet
—Damn! Not this time either. But I'll be there.

First round win!

1stroundwin
Jonnie have won many Alcohol Funny Car races by pedaling back the control of his spinning or shaking car. Now he did the same thing with his Nitro Hot Rod.

Jim
A tuners happy face when the driver saves the day.

Jonnie
—We shaked really hard. I pedaled it. Got the grip back and managed to take the win!

Wilk
In round number two, Jonnie has Tim Wilkerson.

Fuel leak and shut off for Jonnie

E4
There never was a round four for Jonnie. After a great burn out, they discovered a fuel leak, and had to shut off. Jonnie is pushed down to the fourth place as Robert Hight fights his way to the top in this round.

Final qualifying results AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals 2017
1 Robert Hight                          3.871    332.84
2 Ron Capps                              3.872    329.58
3 Jack Beckman                        3.873    332.34
4 Jonnie Lindberg                    3.873    328.14
5 Tim Wilkerson                       3.909    326.00
6 Courtney Force                      3.928    331.94
7 Tommy Johnson Jr               3.930    327.59
8 Bob Tasca III                          3.941    320.43
9 Alexis Dejoria                         3.947    319.67
10 John Force                            3.957    327.90
11 Daniel Wilkerson                 3.987    311.13
12 Cruz Pedregon                      3.988    328.30
13 Matt Hagan                           3.991    324.51
14 J.R. Todd                               3.992    318.84
15 Del Worsham                        4.118    252.05
16 Jim Campbell                        4.138    304.67
——————— not qualified ———————
17 Jeff Diehl                                4.349    282.24
18 Robert Schwab                      5.282    156.12
19 Todd Simpson                       8.829    56.42

ladder

Q3, smoking tires

Q3
Jonnie made it just passed half track before he smoked the tires and had to step of the throttle. Capps lost traction much earlier in the race. Both keeps their spot in the list.

Results Q3 AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals 2017
1 Ron Capps                    3.872    329.58
2 Jack Beckman             3.873    332.34
3 Jonnie Lindberg          3.873    328.14
4 Tim Wilkerson             3.909    326.00
5 Courtney Force             3.928    331.94
6 Tommy Johnson Jr     3.930    327.59
7 Bob Tasca III                3.941    320.43
8 Alexis Dejoria               3.947    319.67
9 John Force                    3.957    327.90
10 Robert Hight               3.975    327.66
11 Daniel Wilkerson        3.987    311.13
12 Cruz Pedregon             3.988    328.3
13 Matt Hagan                  3.991    324.51
14 J.R. Todd                      4.006    322.42
15 Del Worsham               4.118    252.05
16 Jim Campbell              4.138    304.67
--------------- not qualified ----------------
17 Jeff Diehl                      5.811    203.28
18 Robert Schwab            6.203    114.12
19 Todd Simpson             8.829    56.42