Hagan Wins the Winternationals 2018

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What a final! Matt Hagan wins the Winternationals for the second time in a row.

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Congratulations Matt and your super great team!

Foul and out

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This is something that we not see that often. Jonnie runs on a huge red light, and gives the win to Ron.

First round win pedal fest!

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Jonnie got problems right after the start. A moment later Courtney to lost traction. Both of them tried to save the race pedaling, and this time Jonnie did the job a bit better and managed to lit the win light.

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—Yea, he saved my but today, Jim Head says about Jonnie right after the race.
Up next is Ron Capps.

Qualified 13th and ladder

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Jonnie shook his tires in Q3, but got another clean run in Q4. 3.950 is a slight improvement, and he ends up number 13.

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Jonnie has number four qualifier Courtney Force in the first round.

Nitro Eliminations Schedule Sunday February 11th
Round 1:           11:00 AM local time.        20:00 Swedish time.
Round 2:          1:15 PM local time.          22:15 Swedish time.
Semi-Finals:     3:00 PM local time.          24:00 Swedish time.
Finals:               4:37 PM local time.         01:37 Swedish time.

Final Results Qualifications NHRA Winternationals at Pomona 2018

1 Matt Hagan                  3.822    336.32
2 Robert Hight               3.850    334.24
3 Jack Beckman             3.860    332.84
4 Courtney Force            3.877    321.12
5 Ron Capps                    3.882    331.12
6 Tim Wilkerson            3.886    327.43
7 J.R. Todd                      3.908    326.79
8 Cruz Pedregon             3.924    326.48
9 Tommy Johnson         3.932    320.36
10 John Force                  3.937    314.75
11 Del Worsham              3.943    320.97
12 Shawn Langdon         3.949    328.06
13 Jonnie Lindberg   3.950    321.04
14 J.R. Todd                     3.953    322.04
15 Robert Tasca               3.984    321.04
16 Jeff Diehl                     4.059    313.58
----------------- not qualified -------------------
17 James Campbell           4.059    311.92
18 Bob Bode                       4.151    259.76
19 Richard Townsend      4.242    258.91
20 Gary Densham            4.291    225.18
21 Brandon Welch           6.313    105.6

Finally the 2018 Funny Car premiere!

Q1
This weekend we're in Pomona for the season opening Winternationals. In the first qualification round Jonnie had Jim Campbell on his left side. Jim got problems right from the start and had to step of the throttle. But Jonnie he stormed nice and safely down the track.

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A nice first pass for the season. Reaction time=0.215 sec, 60 feet=0.889 sec, ET=3.954 and 322.58mph/ 519,14kph.

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—We just made an A to B run. Got a Racepak-draft to work on, Jonnie says right after qualification round one. Unfortunately Jonnie lost traction in Q2, and wasn't able to improve. He ended up number 11 after the second round.

Results after Q2 NHRA Winternationals at Pomona 2018
1 Jack Beckman               3.860    332.84
2 Matt Hagan                   3.877    329.99
3 Ron Capps                     3.882    331.12
4 Robert Hight                   3.889    332.59
5 Cruz Pedregon              3.924    326.48
6 Tommy Johnson            3.932    320.36
7 Del Worsham                 3.943    320.97
8 Courtney Force             3.948    328.94
9 Shawn Langdon            3.949    328.06
10 J.R. Todd                      3.953    322.04
11 Jonnie Lindberg          3.954    322.58
12 J.R. Todd                      3.961    319.29
13 Robert Tasca                3.984    321.04
14 Tim Wilkerson              4.046    310.27
15 Jeff Diehl                      4.059    313.58
16 James Campbell         4.13    307.16
----------------- not qualified -------------------
17 John Force                   4.139    265.38
18 Richard Townsend       4.242    258.91
19 Bob Bode                      4.828    167.91
20 Brandon Welch             7.21    66.45