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DSR Richmond Friday Qualifying Report

NHRA Virginia Nationals
Event 8 of 24 (Richmond)
Virginia Motorsports Park
North Dinwiddie, Va.
May 17-19, 2019

DSR Richmond Friday Highlights:

  • Provisional No. 2 Funny Car qualifier Tommy Johnson Jr. leads DSR after day one of the NHRA Virginia Nationals
  • Ron Capps, the most recent Funny Car winner on tour, closed out Friday in the provisional No. 3 spot thanks to his session-best Q1 pass
  • Capps earned bonus points during both of Friday’s qualifying sessions 
  • Double-duty driver Leah Pritchett powered to the second-quickest pass of the opening Top Fuel session to earn a provisional spot in the top-half of the field
Driver Information:

Top Fuel:
 
ANTRON BROWN
Driver of Matco's Tools for the Cause Top Fuel Dragster
Matco's Tools for the Cause to benefit the Fisher House Foundation 

Q1: 3.843 E.T. at 317.94 MPH
Q2: 4.425 E.T. at 177.95 MPH

Provisional Qualifying Position: No. 11
 
LEAH PRITCHETT
Driver of the MOPAR Dodge Top Fuel Dragster

Q1: 3.793 E.T. at 321.58 MPH (Two bonus points for second quickest run of the session)
Q2: 4.877 E.T. at 147.97 MPH

Bonus Points: Two

Provisional Qualifying Position: No. 6
 


Funny Car:
JACK BECKMAN
Driver of the Infinite Hero Foundation Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat

Q1: 5.015 E.T. at 152.68 MPH
Q2: 4.005 E.T. at 320.28 MPH

Provisional Qualifying Position: No. 10
 
RON CAPPS
Driver of the NAPA Brakes Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat

Q1: 3.927 E.T. at 321.50 MPH (Three bonus points for quickest run of the session)
Q2: 3.927 E.T. at 318.92 MPH (One bonus point for third quickest run of the session)

Bonus Points: Four

Provisional Qualifying Position: No. 3
 
MATT HAGAN
Driver of the Shelor Motor Mile Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat

Q1: 4.074 E.T. at 313.44 MPH
Q2: 4.001 E.T. at 320.51 MPH

Provisional Qualifying Position: No. 8
 
TOMMY JOHNSON JR.
Driver of the Make-A-Wish Foundation Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat

Q1: 4.135 E.T. at 252.10 MPH
Q2: 3.922 E.T. at 323.58 MPH (Two bonus points for second quickest run of the session)

Bonus Points: Two

Provisional Qualifying Position: No. 2
 


Factory Stock Showdown:
MARK PAWUK
Driver of the Empaco Equipment Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat

Q1: 8.054 E.T. at 169.85 MPH
Q2: 15.253 E.T. at 68.42 MPH

Provisional Qualifying Position: No. 12
 
LEAH PRITCHETT
Driver of the Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat

Q1: 8.054 E.T. at 170.06 MPH
Q2: 8.077 E.T. at 168.09 MPH

Provisional Qualifying Position: No. 11

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