NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series Results - Champion Raceway
In the final results from the Northwest Championships at Champion Raceway and the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, Shawn Cowie, Delta, B.C., and Brian Hough, Junction City, Ore. took home the wins in Top Alcohol Dragster and Top Alcohol Funny Car respectively, for the final race of the North West Division.
Cowie faced off against Joey Severance, Woodburn, Ore. and posted a winning run of 5.463 seconds, 260.46 mph. Severance drove to a 5.484 second, 259.76 mph lap for his runner up finish.
Hough worked his way through the field and ran 5.851 seconds at 247.93 mph in the semifinals over Shane Westerfield, Lake Forest, Calif., who clocked in at 5.949 seconds, 238.85 mph, to cement his final round victory.
Other racers visiting the winner’s circle this weekend were Aaron Strong, Auburn, Wash., in Comp Eliminator; Dallas Glenn, Covington, Wash., in Super Stock; Chuck Hawk Jr, Tucson, Ariz., in Super Comp; Joe Sorensen, Woodburn, Ore., in Stock Eliminator; Mike Ferderer, Buckley, Wash., in Super Gas; and Bill Gee, Silverton, Ore., in Super Street. In the division’s Top Sportsman class it was Wayne Newman, Lancaster, Calif., taking the win while Gene Heaton, Vancover, Wash., won in Top Dragster. Also taking home wins were Jeff Havens, Yakima, Wash., in Sportsman Motorcycle presented by Harley Davidson; Tom Stockero, Bend, Ore., in Super Pro; and Patrick Arnott, Redmond, Ore., in PRO.
The following are the final results from the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series event at Champion Raceway:
TOP ALCOHOL DRAGSTER
2) Joey Severance, Woodburn, Ore., 5.539, 256.94 def. 3) Mike Austin, Medford, Ore., 7.694, 88.55
1) Shawn Cowie, Delta, B.C., 5.431, 262.59 def. 4) Johnny Ahten, Santa Clarita, Calif., broke
Cowie, 5.463, 260.46 def. Severance, 5.484, 259.76
TOP ALCOHOL FUNNY CAR
3) Shane Westerfield, Lake Forest, Calif., '05 Firebird, 6.032, 235.06 def. 4) Clint Thompson, Klamath Falls, Ore., '06 Monte Carlo, 6.793, 168.77
2) Brian Hough, Junction City, Ore., '10 Monte Carlo, 10.231, 79.02 def. 5) Sean Bellemeur, Tustin, Calif., '05 Firebird, 13.787, 35.82
6) Jeff Ashwell, Keizer, Ore., '09 Mustang, 6.206, 198.58 def. 1) Doug Gordon, Paso Robles, Calif., '07 Monte Carlo, 7.450, 121.54
Hough, 5.851, 247.93 def. Westerfield, 5.949, 238.85
Hough, broke was unopposed
Aaron Strong, Auburn, Wash., '05 Cavalier, F/A, 8.163, 166.58 def. Pat Byron, Hoquiam, Wash., dragster, C/D, 6.965, 192.60
Dallas Glenn, Covington, Wash., '96 Corvette, SS/JA, 10.960, 122.47 def. Jody Lang, Puyallup, Wash., '81 Malibu, GT/JA, 10.911, 117.31
Joe Sorensen, Woodburn, Ore., '69 Camaro, A/SA, 10.777, 122.32 def. Vincent Storms, Renton, Wash., '70 Challenger, D/SA, 11.466, 110.81
Chuck Hawk Jr, Tucson, Ariz., dragster, 8.919, 162.04 def. Tom Gresham, Gresham, Ore., dragster, 8.858, 164.43
Mike Ferderer, Buckley, Wash., '06 Grand Am, 9.946, 152.59 def. Randy Bowers, Riverside, Calif., '69 Camaro, 9.922, 141.71
Bill Gee, Silverton, Ore., '66 Chevy II, 10.948, 134.56 def. Ken Woodward, Lyons, Ore., '70 Nova, 10.887, 128.64
Wayne Newman, Lancaster, Calif., '94 Lumina, 7.620, 180.67 def. Chris Newman, Lancaster, Calif., '08 Cobalt, 7.520, 183.79
Gene Heaton, Vancover, Wash., dragster, 7.557, 179.18 def. Marc Heritage, Spanaway, Wash., dragster, 7.593, 175.80
Jeff Havens, Yakima, Wash., '95 Suzuki, 8.086, 162.51 def. Wayne Cox, Eureka, Calif., '07 Suzuki, 8.894, 144.63
Tom Stockero, Bend, Ore., '67 Chevy, 10.496, 147.58 def. Moe Trujillo, Boring, Ore., Dragster, 7.649, 170.47.
Patrick Arnott, Redmond, Ore., '82 Chevy, 11.966, 121.70 def. Ryan Warter, Olalla, Wash., '70 Nova, foul.