Robert Hight gives John Force Racing 200th win
Sunday, May 22, 2011
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- Robert Hight gave John Force Racing its 200th victory, beating teammate Mike Neff in the Funny Car final Sunday in the NHRA Summer Nationals.
Spencer Massey (Top Fuel) and Shane Gray (Pro Stock) also won.
Hight had a 4.284-second pass at 264.86 mph to edge Neff.
John Force has 132 victories for the team, Tony Pedregon 27, Hight 21, Gary Densham eight, Eric Medlen six, Ashley Force Hood four and Neff two.
Massey won at the expense of Bob Vandergriff, who extended his NHRA record of runner-up finishes without a win to 13. Massey finished in 3.914 seconds at 312.78 mph.
Gray won for the second time in his career with a 6.679-second pass at 206.95 mph.