The track conditions drew the ire of at least three of
the four Pro Stock drivers in the left lane during the quarterfinals.
The fourth has admittedly had so many problems during weekend that he
couldn’t say if track prep had anything thing to do with his run.
Jim Yates was the first driver down behind the fuel cars and recorded
the only victory with an off-and-on-the-throttle 7.685, 189.63 to
defeat Jeg Coughlin, Jr., who shook the tires in the right lane and
Three almost-identical runs resulted in the cars of Larry Morgan, Mike
Edwards, and Dave Connolly each shaking the tires and making abrupt