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Fritz, Phillips, Polvadore, McMurray win ND Challenge at Firebird
   FIREBIRD INT’L RACEWAY, Chandler,                                                             four different categories (Super Pro, Pro,                               ’68 Mustang of Bill
Ariz. (Aug. 29) — The final Team Firebird race                                                   Sportsman, and Open). The Open category is for                           Coniam. Polvadore
of the season was contested in conjunction with                                                  everyone, both Electronic and Non-Electronic                             left first with a .077
the National DRAGSTER Challenge. With Wallys                                                     racers as well as those who aren’t Team Firebird                         reaction time, then
and team championships on the line, the racing                                                   racers.                                                                  ran a 10.510 on his
was fierce, fast, and fun. Blake Downing won Big                                                    Nic McMurry won Open over hard-charging                               10.48 dial. Coniam
Wheel, and Nash Ruckman, Danielle Trammell,                                                      Jody Davis when Davis went under his 9.08 dial                           was runner-up with an
and Alyse Janosko earned Jr. Dragster victories.                                                 by eight-thousandths with a 9.072 after his                              .085 light and 10.808 (10.77 dial).
   The Big Cash Run for the Money bonus in                                                       slower .059 light. McMurry had a great .013                                 The last race of the night found the top two
Electronics was awarded to Matthew Bong when                                                     reaction time, then ran a close 10.937 on his                            points earners in Super Pro face off in the final.
he ran right on his 10.03 dial with a zero. Tony                                                 10.93 dial.                                                              Bryan Downing (first place) had a better reacting
Cutia took the Non-Electronic cash with a 10.664                                                    Sportsman saw Angelo Phillips get a holeshot                          time of .018 but took too much stripe and went
on his 10.66 dial.                                                                               victory over Ken Passerby. Phillips dialed a 12.26                       under his 7.63 dial with a 7.617. Brian Fritz got
   Firebird’s National DRAGSTER Challenge has                                                    and ran a 12.290 with a better .025 light.                               into victory lane with a .024 light and an 8.938
                                                                                                              Passerby had a .038 light and ran a                         (8.92). — Bruce Mabry
                                                                                                              12.190 on this 12.17 dial.
                                                                                                                 Bernie Polvadore drove his ’79
                                                                                                              Fairmont to victory in Pro over the




                                                                                                                                                                                              (Above) Brian Fritz got into the
                                                                                                                                                                                              Super Pro victory lane with a .024
                                                                                                                                                                                              light and an 8.938 (8.92 dial). (Left)
                                                                                                                                                                                              Angelo Phillips scored a holeshot
Bernie Polvadore drove his ’79 Fairmont to victory in Pro.                                                                                                                                    victory in the Sportsman final.


                                NHRA Summit Racing Series                                                                                     Casner, Warmouth are
                                     2009 DIVISION FINALS SCHEDULE
                                                                                                                                              among Labor Day victors
  Division 1    Maple Grove Raceway, Reading, Pa. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Sept. 24-26                           INFINEON RACEWAY, Sonoma (Sept. 7) — As in years past, the annual
  Division 2    South Georgia Motorsports Park, Cecil, Ga. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 1-3
  Division 3    O’Reilly Raceway Park at Indianapolis, Indianapolis, Ind. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Sept. 18-20
                                                                                                                                              Labor Day Summit event at Infineon Raceway marked the end of the points
  Division 4    Texas Motorplex, Dallas, Texas. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 9-11               series and last chance to earn team points.
  Division 5    Heartland Park Topeka, Topeka, Kan. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Sept. 18-20                           Steve Casner wheeled his ’09 Sarmento dragster to victory in Super Pro. In
  Division 6    Woodburn Dragstrip, Woodburn, Ore. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Sept. 4-6                      the semi’s, Casner stopped Chad Axford’s ’98 Uyehara dragster to gain a spot in
  Division 7    Firebird Int’l Raceway, Chandler, Ariz. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 2-4        the final and a match up with Dave Cook’s ’57 Thunderbird. Cook had the better
    National Championship Auto Club Raceway at Pomona, Pomona, Calif.                                                  Nov. 12-15             light, .033 to .038, but was too quick with a 9.745 (9.75 dial), giving Casner’s
                                               CONTINGENCY AWARDS                                                                             8.906 (8.91) the win. John Murphy’s ’62 Corvette earned the $100 bonus from
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Description: Motorcycle rider Ron Alves picked up his first Infineon Wally onboard his '77 Kawasaki when he eliminated Doug Love's '01 Triumph in the Bike final. David Ginther saved the best for last and iced the track's High School championship when he knocked off points leader John Iaccoviello's 71 Camaro in the opening round.
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