WHAT A GREAT WEEKEND!
on the Road...
in his first final round at an NHRA national event, the K&N
wading his way through six grueling rounds of competition in the
Super Comp class, the 22 year old engineering student at Rochester
Institute of Technology in New York pulled to the starting line for
the final round with a little bit of anticipation.
really wasn’t that nervous all day,” he said, “but pulling up
there for the final round with all the photographers and thousands
of people watching, I just knew I didn’t want to lose.”
2000 NHRA Division 1 Jr. Dragster Champion now joins his father
John, a three-time national event champion himself, in adding to the
team’s NHRA national event trophy case.
years ago he missed winning the divisional championships by two
points,” says John DiBartolomeo, “and he was real disappointed.
But I told him he just had to keep on trying. It just proves that
perseverance usually wins out in the end.”