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New CJ at Pomona
« on: February 08, 2009, 09:04:08 pm »

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Re: New CJ at Pomona
« Reply #1 on: February 08, 2009, 09:39:17 pm »
Shot of the timing board would have been nice...
Sounded awesome!
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Re: New CJ at Pomona
« Reply #2 on: February 09, 2009, 06:33:59 am »
Awesome, man that leaves the line hard !!!!  ;D
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Re: New CJ at Pomona
« Reply #3 on: February 09, 2009, 10:49:25 am »
  There's two left, Calvert and Stinnett. They are supposed to run today (Mon)
at 10.30 but I think the rain is going to win. The whole event should have been held off until next weekend I M H O .
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Re: New CJ at Pomona
« Reply #4 on: February 09, 2009, 10:54:39 am »
cool,
my old green 1970 scj came from Rice & Holman Ford........
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Re: New CJ at Pomona
« Reply #5 on: February 09, 2009, 06:34:45 pm »
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cool,
my old green 1970 scj came from Rice & Holman Ford.....

Yeh!! I spun out too when I saw the Russ Davis/Gas Rhonda decals, that was my Mach 1's dealer....... :)
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Re: New CJ at Pomona
« Reply #6 on: February 09, 2009, 10:29:08 pm »
   More rain today. They'll now try it on Tues.

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Re: New CJ at Pomona
« Reply #7 on: February 10, 2009, 02:20:01 pm »
  Stock eliminator is running now(10:30 Tuesday). Stinnett has been on the brakes
every pass to keep his index intact. Hopefully he can win this one!!!!
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Re: New CJ at Pomona
« Reply #8 on: February 10, 2009, 09:16:22 pm »
whats the latest?
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Re: New CJ at Pomona
« Reply #9 on: February 10, 2009, 09:44:56 pm »
Latest on Drag Race Central.  '08 in the top three!

POMONA, Calif. - Results of round 5 eliminations in Stock Eliminator at the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series, 49th annual Kragen O'Reilly NHRA Winternationals:

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 6791 Tom Gaynor                            796 Tony Hewes                   
E5   ****WINNER****  0.095 10.729 122.07                    -0.022 13.365  77.89
       D/SA  Dial: 11.85 (+/-): -1.121           D/SA  Dial: 11.85 (+/-):  1.515
 Prior rounds:
E4    (C Holroyd   ) 0.062 10.735 -0.015      (T Kadar     ) 0.029 10.820  0.050
E3    (S Wann      ) 0.078 10.756 -0.014      (B Phillips  ) 0.033 10.849  0.059
E2    (T Gaynor    ) 0.113 10.740  0.020      (J Wayne Tota) 0.038 10.800  0.060
E1    (B Cunningham) -0.016 10.754  0.004      (G Torres    ) 0.038 10.876 -0.974
 Qualified:             #6 10.714 -1.136                       #25 10.804 -1.046

6:15 p.m. Weather conditions: air temperature 58 degrees, relative humidity 36 percent, barometer 29.02 inches, adjusted altitude 1,351 feet, track temperature 59 degrees.
Heads up race!

Hewes is red by -0.022 to give the win to Gaynor.



 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 T700 Paul Cannan                           701 John Calvert                 
E5                         No Time          ****WINNER****  0.314 10.154 125.09
       A/SA  Dial: 10.17 (+/-): 89.829            A/S  Dial: 10.14 (+/-):  0.014
 Prior rounds:
E4    (T Lang      ) 0.022 10.224  0.074                     0.024 10.151  0.141
E3    (A Miller    ) -0.003 10.159 -0.021      (M Johnston  ) 0.013 10.193  0.053
E2    (K Thomas    ) 0.049 10.171  0.001      (C Langdon   ) 0.013 10.185  0.075
E1    (S Hook      ) 0.055 10.217  0.017      (M Alley     ) 0.048 10.305  0.165
 Qualified:            #16 10.207 -1.093                        #2 10.080 -1.170

Cannan timed out before staging and is DQ'ed.


 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed
 7220 Jeff Huffman                         7375 Ken Etter                   
E5  ****WINNER****  0.064 10.515 124.28                     0.055 11.120 117.18
        B/S  Dial: 10.53 (+/-): -0.015           F/SA  Dial: 11.17 (+/-): -0.050
 Prior rounds:
E4    (D Fletcher  ) 0.009 10.555  0.005      (J Shaul     ) 0.051 11.171  0.021
E3    (D Machael   ) 0.024 10.583  0.003      (D Geary     ) 0.115 11.168  0.028
E2    (J Schloe    ) 0.078 10.606  0.066      (R Pauley    ) 0.020 11.114 -0.006
E1    (K Rizzoli   ) 0.059 10.595  0.005      (T Janes     ) 0.020 11.169 -0.011
 Qualified:            #40 10.541 -0.959                       #37 11.176 -0.974

Two green lights and then Jeff Huffman wins on a double-breakout.
6:20 p.m.


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Re: New CJ at Pomona
« Reply #10 on: February 10, 2009, 10:42:23 pm »
  It won't be easy but Calvert can do it.
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Re: New CJ at Pomona
« Reply #11 on: February 11, 2009, 03:25:10 pm »
  IT'S OFFICIAL!!!!!!!!! JOHN CALVERT WON THE WINTERNATIONALS IN THE 2009
CJ!!!!!! First time out just like '68.
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Re: New CJ at Pomona
« Reply #12 on: February 11, 2009, 03:29:21 pm »
awesome...way to carry the CJ banner for all of us. you make us proud to be CJ owners.

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Re: New CJ at Pomona
« Reply #13 on: February 11, 2009, 04:53:26 pm »
SWEET!

CONGRATS JOHN!!!
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Re: New CJ at Pomona
« Reply #14 on: February 11, 2009, 09:03:19 pm »
Who are the other drivers of the 08s?JW
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