Congratulations JR Todd

finals
Tommy Johnson Jr. gave the final away going on red. And both Jack Beckman and JR Todd did beat Courtney on hole shots.
JR Todd did the best job of them all, and won his first Wally for the season. Congratulations JR and your super great team!

Number three in the semis, and out

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Here he is! Our man Jonnie Lindberg during the drivers presentation before the eliminations.

E1
In elimination round one, Jonnie fought his way to the semi finals. He lost traction but pedaled it and saved the runner up position after Courtney Force.

semi
Jonnie was on his way to a really great pass in the semis. But he spun the tires at about half track. Jonnie tried to save it but it was not enough. He got the third place, and was beaten out of the race after the winner Jack Beckman and the runner up Courtney Force.

Qualified 9th and ladder

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Before a packed grand stand in Q3, Jonnie got low ET of the round. He did not improve in Q4.

Q3quickest
3.998 in Q3 placed Jonnie as number nine in the final qualifications list.

Ladder
Out first for Jonnie is Courtney Force, Jim Campbell and Cruz Pedregon. In a 4-wide race, the elimination is done in just three rounds. In round one and the Semi-Finals both one and two, will go to the next round. The final four racers will face each other in one last final round.

Schedule for this evenings Nitro Eliminations
(Sweden is nine hour ahead the time in Las Vegas.)
Round 1                 12:00 PM in Las Vegas, 21:00 in Sweden
Semi-Finals            2:00 PM in Las Vegas, 23:00 in Sweden
Finals                      4:05 PM in Las Vegas, 01:04 in Sweden

Final results qualifications NHRA Four-Wide Nationals Las Vegas 2018
1 Courtney Force                3.927 326.40
2 Tommy Johnson Jr           3.932 318.84
3 J.R. Todd                          3.952 319.67
4 Ron Capps                        3.953 321.50
5 Robert Hight                    3.963 321.42
6 Bob Tasca III                   3.968 320.51
7 Matt Hagan                      3.987 322.96
8 Cruz Pedregon                3.993 316.23
9 Jonnie Lindberg             3.998 311.05
10 Tim Wilkerson                4.000 318.02
11 John Force                      4.018 314.39
12 Gary Densham              4.021 306.26
13 Jack Beckman               4.028 310.05
14 Shawn Langdon            4.040 302.28
15 Del Worsham                4.048 312.93
16 Jim Campbell                4.137 303.03
--------------- not qualified ----------------
17 Jeff Diehl                        4.153 303.91
18 Jeff Arend                      4.202 288.83
19 Bob Bode                        4.244 239.27
20 Phil Burkart                    4.260 283.25

We’re back! Number 5 after day 1 in Vegas

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This weekend we're racing in Las Vegas at the brand new 4 wide track. This will be interesting!

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In Q1 Jonnie really got the Landmeco Funny Car going. 4.011 sec. placed him number three in the list.

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In Q2 he got of the start line really good, but lost traction further down. The pass from Q1 was enough for a fifth place after the first day of qualifications.

Results after Q2 NHRA Four-Wide Nationals Las Vegas 2018
1 Robert Hight                 3.963    321.42
2 Tommy Johnson Jr       3.983    315.49
3 Ron Capps                     3.992    316.82
4 Courtney Force             4.005    313.00
5 Jonnie Lindberg           4.011    306.46
6 John Force                     4.018    314.39
7 Gary Densham              4.021    306.26
8 Jack Beckman               4.028    310.05
9 Shawn Langdon            4.040    302.28
10 Del Worsham              4.048    312.93
11 Bob Tasca III                4.055    310.48
12 Tim Wilkerson             4.087    310.91
13 Jeff Diehl                       4.153    303.91
14 Jeff Arend                      4.202    288.83
15 Phil Burkart                   4.307    288.52
16 Matt Hagan                    4.319    216.69
---------------- not qualified ---------------
17 J.R. Todd                        4.824    164.01
18 Jim Campbell                5.023    163.18
19 Bob Bode                        5.728    137.81
20 Cruz Pedregon              14.504    64.70