MUSI'S QUICKEST-EVER PN PASS HEADLINES PDRA QUALIFYING
Pro Nitrous star Lizzy Musi recorded the fastest pass in class history Friday night at the Professional Drag Racers Association (PDRA) Fall Nationals at Darlington Dragway. Musi drove the Edelbrock/Lucas Oil “King Kong 7” ’16 Dodge Dart to a 3.677-second pass at 207.28 mph to qualify No. 1 in Switzer Dynamics Pro Nitrous presented by MoTeC.
Drag 965 Pro Extreme Motorcycle low qualifier Terry Schweigert obliterated both ends of the PXM record with his 3.914-second blast at 184.58 aboard a new turbocharged motorcycle.
After three qualifying sessions, the low qualifiers in the other professional classes are Tommy D’Aprile in Moroso Pro Boost, John DeFlorian in Liberty’s Gears Extreme Pro Stock, and Johnny Pluchino in East Side Auto Transport Pro Outlaw 632.
The PDRA’s sportsman racers received two Friday qualifying sessions, with a third and final session scheduled for Saturday morning. Leading the fields into Q3 are Billy Albert in MagnaFuel Elite Top Sportsman, Dennis Gabouriault in Top Sportsman 32, Jeremy Creasman in Lucas Oil Elite Top Dragster, and Brian McHattie in Top Dragster 32. In Coolshirt Pro Jr. Dragster, Jarrod Kissinger holds the top spot with his 7.9004 pass, while Will Creasman’s .004 reaction time tops the chart in Gilbert Motorsports Top Jr. Dragster.