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Force, Hight, Gray, Ellis Take Early NHRA Leads at Gateway Motorsports

The first pass of Friday NHRA racing is complete. Brittany Force took the first round lead in Top Fuel and Robert Hight grabbed the Funny Car lead. In Pro Stock car, Shane Gray has the lead and Chip Ellis had the best pass in Pro Stock Motorcycle.

 

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Brittany Force Top Fuel dragster had a 3.79ET at 320 mph pass down the Gateway track to capture the early lead.

 

 

 

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Brittany Force at Gateway

 

 

SCHEDULE FOR THE 2016 AAA INSURANCE NHRA MIDWEST NATIONALS AT GATEWAY MOTORSPORTS PARK

 

Thursday, September 22

6 p.m. — NHRA Fanfest and driver autograph session at Ballpark Village in St. Louis at Busch Stadium. (6-7:30 p.m.)

 

Friday, September 23

11 a.m. — Midway opens.

2:15 p.m. — Pro Mod qualifying session.

2:45 p.m. — Pro Stock Motorcycle and Pro Stock qualifying session.

3:30 p.m. – Funny Car and Top Fuel Dragster qualifying session.

4:45 p.m. — Pro Mod qualifying session.

5:15 p.m. — Pro Stock Motorcycle and Pro Stock qualifying session.

6 p.m. – Funny Car and Top Fuel Dragster qualifying.

7:30 p.m. – Track closed.

 

Saturday, September 24

10 a.m. — Midway opens.

1 p.m. — Pro Mod qualifying session.

1:45 p.m. — Pro Stock Motorcycle and Pro Stock qualifying session.

2:30 p.m. – Top Fuel Dragster and Funny Car qualifying session.

3:45 p.m. – First round of Pro Mod eliminations.

4:15 p.m. — Pro Stock Motorcycle and Pro Stock qualifying session.

5 p.m. – Top Fuel Dragster and Funny Car qualifying session.

7:30 p.m. – Track closed.

 

Sunday, September 25

9 a.m. — Midway opens.

10 a.m. — Pre-race ceremonies.

11 a.m. – First round of Top Fuel Dragster and Funny Car Eliminations.

Noon – First round of Pro Stock and Pro Stock Motorcycle eliminations.

12:20 p.m. – Second round of Pro Mod eliminations.

12:45 p.m. – Second round of Top Fuel Dragster and Funny Car eliminations.

1:15 p.m. – Second round of Pro Stock Motorcycle and Pro Stock eliminations.

1:30 p.m. — Pro Mod semi-finals.

2:15 p.m. – Top Fuel Dragster and Funny Car semi-finals.

2:33 p.m. — Pro Stock and Pro Stock Motorcycle semi-finals.

2:40 p.m. — Pro Mod finals.

2:45 p.m. — Sportsman finals.

3:30 p.m. — Pro Stock Motorcycle and Pro Stock finals.

3:37 p.m. – Funny Car and Top Fuel Dragster finals.

Schedule subject to change.

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