Sunday May 13th 2007
Duck" hunts down another Top Beaver
Jeff Duck has
been the man in Top Beaver. Jeff scored his second Top Beaver
title in three races. This time he stopped IHRA Bike champion,
Turbo Bob Shields with a 8.04 on a 8.00 at 158.42 MPH to Bob's
off pace 7.88 on a 7.74 at 164.06 MPH.
Brian Vollman' and his dad readies their `47 Ford Taunus for
the finals of Top ET.
The 351 took a runner up to Jeff Duck's dragster. Brian ran a
9.70 on a 9.67 but that was not good enough for the win as "The
Duck" ran right on his 8.03 dial.
Bike eliminator fell to the fastest man at the track. Turbo Bob
Shields was dominate all day long running right on his 7 second
dial ins. In the finals he defeated Ken Kauffman's
Kawasaki with a 7.81 on a 7.76 at 158.81 MPH to Ken's 8.71 on a
8.66 at 150.05 MPH. It was Bob's second win in four events so
far this season.
The Italian Stallion, John Iacavone, put his big block Nova in the
winner's circle at the end of a six round race when Blase Raia
cut a -001 red. John ran a 9.598 on a 9.60 at 141.86 MPH to the
Pontiac powered Firebird's 9.24 on a 9.31 at 148.58 MPH.
Street was the battle of veterans again this week. And once again
it was Bob Klock
in his Challenger coming out on top when the Mustang went red
with a -.003.
Klock's 440 took the win with a 12.028 on a 12.06 at 112.26 MPH.
Clark Kent Knudsen in his stick shift Mustang copped the Hot Rod
Trophy title again over Thamaira Boyle by running a 12.60 on a
12.59 at 111.51 MPH to the Nova's run out time of 14.328 on a
14.35 at 99.82 MPH. Clark remains first in points.
Megan Clark is out first in her Taurus but points leader, Dwight
Shelly, in his C-10 Chevy ran her down with a 10.16 on a 10.04
at 59.74 MPH for the win in TCR.
Dwight has won 3 of the 4 TCR races this season in a big field.
found the Sand Gator of Josh Kelley out first with a
better .052 light over Jake Wood's RepoZesed. Josh ran out with
a 8.916 on a 8.94 and Jake copped the title with a 8.09 on a
7.91 at 82.31 MPH. The JR field ahs been a strong and tough one.
Bud Poust's Camaro took the Lil Beaver title when Doug "Cooler"
Howard ran out.
END SHOTS OF TOP BEAVER
Turbo Bob Shields ran a 7.74 on a 7.74 at 172.64 MPH for a
first round win over
Bob Klock's 440. The Mopar ran a 12.07 on a 12.01 at 108.73 MPH.
Ask Klocky what it's like to get passed at that speed!!!
Jeff Duck has the Italian Stallion in his sights and takes the
"I'm looking but I don't think he'll catch me". The Duck
was right on that call.
Iacavone picked up his Iron Tree for a tough Modified win.
Clark Knudsen has dominated Hot Rod Trophy the last two events,
and it's a stick!
Dwight Shelly has three wins in TCR.
The Wood's in the winner's circle. Big Woody has some cool cars
and Linda looked good in the Mom's Day races in her Mustang rag
After an early loss in Street, Bud Poust marched through a big
field to win Lil Beaver.
MOM'S DAY PHOTOS
In the huge 46 entry Mom's Eliminator, Annie Weaver's `07
Sebring took the Mom's Day title over Pat Shifflett's clean
Camaro with a final round 18.61 on a 18.52 at 78.60 MPH to Pat's
15.86 on a 15.74 at 89.10 MPH. Pat cut a great .018 light but
couldn't cover the number as well.
In the lone semi's race, Jackie Kohr's original 340 Dart ran a
13.62 on a 13.56 but was a little late against eventual champion
Annie Weaver in the all MOPAR semis.
Dave and Annie Weaver show off their Fetterolf's Jewelry diamond
What a great Mom's day she had. Way to go Annie!!
Pat Shiflett and her family picked up a great necklace for her
runner up finish.
Mothers Day, it's an annual affair for the Reverend Tom Youtzy and his
Linda Gramley proudly display their classic Chevrolets.
Don't you wish GM still built these great cars? We sure do.