Rain wipes out Saturday qualifying at NHRA US Nationals

John Force powers his Funny Car to kick off qualifying at the NHRA U.S. Nationals drag races at Lucas Oil Raceway in Brownsburg, Ind., on Sept. 3, 2021. (Marc Gewertz/NHRA via AP)

BROWNSBURG, Ind. (AP) — Heavy rain Saturday wiped out the final two qualifying sessions of the NHRA U.S. Nationals at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis.

The fields for the eliminations Sunday were set from the single qualifying session Friday when the father-daughter duo of John and Brittany Force dominated.

The 72-year-old John Force had a run of 3.877 seconds at 330.72 mph in Funny Car in a Chevrolet Camaro.

Brittany Force led in Top Fuel with a 3.684 at 334.57.

Kyle Koretsky took the top spot in Pro Stock and Eddie Krawiec grabbed the No. 1 position in Pro Stock Motorcycle. Koretsky had a 6.572 at 208.07 in a Camaro, and Krawiec ran a 6.826 at 199.40 on a Buell.


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