NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series Results - NHRA Southern Nationals
In the final results from Atlanta Dragway and the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Southern Nationals Greg Rowe led the list of sportsman winners defeating veteran racer and series hitter David Rampy in Super Stock while Georgia racer Lindsey Barker won in Top Dragster.
Rowe, Bridgeton, N.C., got the holeshot on Rampy and held on in his ’97 Firebird with a 10.833 second 121.86 mph lap as Rampy ran quicker at 10.270, 125.52. The win was Rowe’s fourth and first in Super Stock.
Barker, Kathleen , Ga., clocked in at 6.815, 163.77 mph for the win over Richard Prince who left early with a red-light start. This was Barker’s second win and first in Top Dragster.
Defending Super Stock event champion Ryan Richardson faced off with ten-time division champion Sherman Adcock Jr. in Super Comp. The Greenbrier, Tenn., racer Richardson left first and ran 8.901 on the 8.90 index to force Adcock, Fortson, Ga., to run too quick and break out.
Slate Cummings, Hammond, La., took home his sixth NHRA national event win and joined three first time winner’s in the winner’s circle. Cummings went 10.661, 101 mph to beat David Latino in Stock and join Tom Powell, Matt Weston and Sandy Wilkins in Sunday’s celebration.
Powell met up with Steve Furr in the Super Gas final that was close at the start with Powell, Ty Ty, Ga., taking a slight advantage and holding on to the win in 9.919 seconds. Weston, Wellford, S.C., advanced to his first final round winning on a holeshot over multi-national event winner Brad Plourd in Super Street. Weston was .024 on the tree and crossed the strip in 10.946 seconds at 138.56 mph. Wilkins won over the quicker Jeffrey Barker with a 6.750, 205.10 in a ’69 Camaro to Barker’s 6.616, 198.88 in his ’06 Cobalt
The following are the final results from the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway:
Greg Rowe, Pontiac Firebird, 10.833, 121.86 def. David Rampy, Chevy Camaro, 10.270, 125.52.
Slate Cummings, Chevy Corvette, 10.661, 101.48 def. David Latino, Corvette, foul.
Ryan Richardson, Dragster, 8.901, 168.03 def. Sherman Adcock Jr, Dragster, 8.884, 175.98.
Tim Powell, Chevy Camaro, 9.919, 151.75 def. Steve Furr, Camaro, 9.934, 156.50.
Matt Weston, Chevy Camaro, 10.946, 138.56 def. Brad Plourd, Chevy Nova, 10.942, 115.38.
Lindsey Barker, Dragster, 6.815, 163.77 def. Richard Prince, Dragster, foul.
Sandy Wilkins, Chevy Camaro, 6.750, 205.10 def. Jeffrey Barker, Chevy Cobalt, 6.616, 198.88.