ENNIS RESULTS

DIVISION 4 Texas Motorplex Ennis, Texas June 6-7

Results from Feb. 28- March 2
Instant Stats


Friday Qualifying:

ENNIS, Texas -- Results Saturday after the second session of qualifying at the Texas Motorplex, the second of six events in the South Central Division NHRA Federal-Mogul Drag Racing Series: After the second day of qualifying at the NHRA Federal- Mogul Drag Racing Series at the Texas Motorplex, Bobby Taylor and Todd Payton Simpson lead the Federal-Mogul Dragster and Funny Car categories, respectively. Bobby Taylor claimed the provisional top qualifying spot in Federal-Mogul Dragster with a 5.61-second, near 250-mph run. In Federal-Mogul Funny Car Todd Payton is the leader with a 5.83-second, 245-mph pass. Elimination’s for all classes begin Sunday at 9:00 a.m. FEDERAL-MOGUL DRAGSTER: 1. Bobby Taylor, Laguna Hills CA, 5.612, 249.86 2. Darrell Russell, Cypress TX, 6.689, 248.41 3. Johnny Gray, Carlsbad NM, 5.784, 241.22 4. James Thompson Jr., Vernon TX, 5.794, 240.25 5. Bill Ancona, Mansfield TX, 5.895, 242.71 6. Alan Bradshaw, Odessa TX, 5.940, 241.90 7. Ken Zeal, Reno NV, 5.986, 216.03 8. Billy Bybee, McLean TX, 5.999, 233.28 FEDERAL-MOGUL FUNNY CAR: 1. Todd Payton, Ontario/Canada, 5.834, 245.70 2. Jimmy Jones, Cleburne TX, 6.041, 233.58 3. Todd Simpson, Ponder TX, 6.084, 240.00 4. Jackie Stidham, Chickasha OK, 6.106, 239.68 5. Ron Gustin, Lorena TX, 6.230, 217.54 6. Kenny Sayers, Houston TX, 6.405, 227.73 7. Ron Morrison, Oklahoma City OK, 6.536, 208.42 8. Douglas Makrham, Del City OK, 6.611, 187.57 COMPETITION ELIMINATOR: 1. Buddy Nickens (D/EA), Houston TX, 8.612 2. Greg Stanfield (C/ED), Bossier City LA, 7.513 3. Bill Kent (C/D), Midland TX, 7.285 4. Arthur Sauceda (C/D), Deer Park TX, 7.314 5. Lester McGaha (D/D), Odessa TX, 7.643 6. Charlie Stewart (A/ED), Arlington TX, 6.936 7. Kim Barr (B/A), Mesquite TX, 7.528 8. Mike Wharram (B/ED), Morton IL, 7.229 SUPER STOCK ELIMINATOR: 1. Clark Rand (GT/AA - ’90 Camaro), Belton MO, 9.547 2. Terry Emmons (GT/MA - ’91 Olds), Pasadena TX, 11.211 3. Kirk Neal (GT/EA - ’89 Chevy), Greenville MS, 10.154 4. Edwin Clark, (SS/OA - ’66 Impala), Splendora TX, 11.817 5. Greg Stanfield (GT/CA - ’87 Camaro), Bossier City LA, 9.921 6. Keith Mawhee, (GT/DA- ’95 Olds), Carrollton TX, 10.067 7. Brent Johnson, (SS/NA - ’66 Impala), Pasadena TX, 11.728 8. Larry Stewart Jr., (SS/KA - ’66 Chevy), Clinton MS, 10.835 STOCK ELIMINATOR: 1, Billy Lynn (K/SA - ’79 Malibu), Searcy AR, 11.986 e.t.; 2, Karl Geist (L/SA - ’88 Cutlass), Houma LA, 12.168 3, Sammy Pizzolato (F/SA - ’72 Cutlass), Houma LA, 11.326 4, Pat Joffrion (G/SA - ’95 Camaro), Belle Rose LA, 11.479 5, Frank Teuton, (ET/SA -‘97 Dodge), Houma LA, 12.872 6, Mike Wenke (B/SA - ’69 Mustang), 10.785 7, Bobby Brannon, (E/SA - ’96 Pontiac), 11.245 8, Dean Oliver (L/SA - ’79 Mailbu), 12.254 The Winston Top Qualifiers are: Federal-Mogul Dragster: Bobby Taylor (5.612 e.t.) Federal-Mogul Funny Car: Todd Payton (5.834 e.t.) Competition Eliminator: Buddy Nickens, (8.612 e.t) Super Stock Eliminator: Clark Rand (GT/AA), (9.547 e.t.) Stock Eliminator: Billy Lynn (K/SA), (11.986 e.t.)


ENNIS, Texas – Eliminations at the second of six events in the South Central Division NHRA Federal-Mogul Drag Racing Series has been canceled due to rain and high winds.

The event has been rescheduled and will be held on June 6th and 7th. All qualifying positions for all classes will be maintained and the race will pickup exactly as is.

The schedule will be as follows:
Friday, June 6th: Test & Tune
Saturday, June 7th, Elimination’s for ALL classes.

Tickets for Sunday will be honored on Saturday, June 7th.


Instant Stats:

ENNIS RESULTS

DIVISION 4 INSTANT STATS Texas Motorplex, Ennis, Texas Final results from the NHRA Federal-Mogul Drag Racing Series event held at the Texas Motorplex on 6/7/97. Federal-Mogul Dragster W: Bill Ancona (n/a) - 5.970, 249.23 R/U: Darrell Russell (n/a) - 5.802, 242.00 Federal-Mogul Funny Car W: Jackie Stidham ('97 Achieva) - 6.665, 160.54 R/U: Todd Simpson ('97 Daytona) - 6.45, 161.11 (foul) Competition W: Maryann Austin (C/ED '97 Spitzer) - 7.620, 173.91 R/U: Buddy Nickens (D/EA '94 Olds) - 8.665, 152.28 Super Stock W: Jerry Emmons (SS/KA '69 Camaro) - 11.168, 115.14 R/U: Brent Johnson (SS/NA '66 Chevy) - 11.644, 111.39 Stock W: Jeff Hefler (F/SA '96 Pontiac) - 12.643, 80.65 R/U: Jim Lewis (G/SA '69 Plymouth) - 12.124, 108.85 Super Comp W: Damon Dobbs (dragster) - 8.914, 157.86 R/U: Ben Brown (dragster) - 8.921, 156.57 Super Gas W: Gary Risk ('87 Regal) - 9.918, 140.31 R/U: Craig Abbott ('96 Davis) - 9.893, 147.29 Super Street W: David Hensley ('67 Camaro) - 10.890, 128.20 R/U: Vernon Ronland ('76 Chevette) - 10.880, 129.10