Joey Severance was crowned the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series Top Alcohol Dragster champion for the fourth straight season. Severance clinched the title in the Top Alcohol Dragster final round when he drove to a 5.26 to 5.36 win over Norwegian rookie Julie Nataas. The win was the 23rd of Severance’s career and his fourth this season. He also defeated Nataas at the Spring Las Vegas event last April. Severance was solidly in the 5.2s during eliminations with wins against Dan Mercier, Shane Conway, and Duane Shields.