DSR Brainerd Friday Qualifying Report

NHRA Brainerd Nationals
Event 12 of 20
Brainerd International Raceway
Brainerd, Minn. 
Aug. 20 - 22, 2021


DSR Qualifying Updates:
  • Defending Top Fuel event champion Leah Pruett leads DSR in qualifying at the Brainerd Nationals, clocking the second-best run of Friday’s lone session to earn the provisional No. 2 spot and two bonus points
  • Antron Brown joins his Top Fuel teammate in the quick half of the field, occupying the provisional No. 7 spot
  • Reigning series champion Matt Hagan and defending Funny Car event champ Ron Capps are currently qualified 10th and 13th, respectively, and will look to capitalize on Saturday’s forecasted cooler temperatures to improve their standings in the field

Driver Information:

Top Fuel:

Driver of the Matco Tools Toyota Top Fuel Dragster

Provisional Qualifying Position: No. 7

The Results: 
Q1: 3.912 E.T. at 283.61 MPH

Driver of the Mopar Dodge//SRT Top Fuel Dragster

Provisional Qualifying Position: No. 2

The Results:
Q1: 3.789 E.T. at 319.90 MPH (Two bonus points for second-quickest of the session)

Funny Car:
Driver of the Pennzoil Synthetics/NAPA AUTO PARTS Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat

Provisional Qualifying Position: No. 13

The Results:
Q1: 4.385 E.T. at 202.15 MPH

Driver of the Mopar Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Redeye

Provisional Qualifying Position: No. 10

The Results:
Q1: 4.173 E.T. at 237.67 MPH

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