Worsham tops Top Fuel field at NHRA Finals
Saturday, November 12, 2011
POMONA, Calif. (AP) -- Del Worsham raced to the No. 1 qualifying position in Top Fuel on Saturday as rain shortened qualifying in the Automobile Club of Southern California NHRA Finals.
Matt Hagan topped the Funny Car field, Mike Edwards took the top spot in Pro Stock and Andrew Hines was the Pro Stock Motorcycle leader in the season-ending event.
Worsham powered his dragster to the No. 1 spot early Saturday with a 3.773-second run at 320.05 mph. In total, Worsham picked up eight bonus points in qualifying and took the season lead by eight points over Spencer Massey heading into the final eliminations Sunday.