Antron Brown wins NHRA Midwest Nationals
Sunday, September 30, 2012
MADISON, Ill. (AP) -- Antron Brown raced to his sixth Top Fuel victory of the season Sunday, winning the NHRA Midwest Nationals to increase his championship points lead.
Brown beat championship rival Spencer Massey in the final round and moved 21 points ahead with three races left in the Full Throttle Countdown to the Championship playoffs.
Brown had a run of 3.766 seconds at 325.22 mph, while Massey trailed with a 3.812 at 324.05.
Jack Beckman won in Funny Car, Erica Enders in Pro Stock, and Eddie Krawiec in Pro Stock Motorcycle.