Cruz Pedregon made his fourth straight three-second pass of the weekend and had the final qualifying session’s best pass, a 3.915. As good as it was, it wasn’t good enough to get past Friday low qualifier Tim Wilkerson’s 3.895.
John Force also has looked good this weekend with four three-second passes of his own, capped by a 3.925 that was the second-best pass of the final session. Matt Hagan’s 3.937 earned him the final qualifying bonus point.
Ron Capps remained No. 2 on the overall ladder and clocked a 3.942 on his last pass; low qualifier Wilkerson didn’t make a full pass on either attempt Saturday.
First-round quads (lane choice first):
Tim Wilkerson vs. Shawn Langdon vs. Robert Hight vs. Jeff Diehl
Ron Capps vs. Bob Tasca III vs. Tommy Johnson Jr. vs. Terry Haddock
Cruz Pedregon vs. John Force vs. Jack Beckman vs. Phil Burkart Jr.
J.R. Todd vs. Matt Hagan vs. Jim Campbell vs, Gary Densham
Final qualifying order
|7||Bob Tasca III||3.928|
|10||Tommy Johnson Jr||3.952|