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Sunday's first-round pairings for eliminations for the 36th annual Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway, the 17th of 24 events in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series
Courtney Force moved from the 16th spot to first with the quickest Funny Car run of the weekend at the controls of her 10,000-horsepower Traxxas Chevy Camaro SS.
Looking back over the top moments of 2014, we start at #20, and the milestone win for Courtney Force at Topeka.
Doug Kalitta, John Force, Erica Enders-Stevens and Eddie Krawiec will lead their categories into Sunday’s 11 a.m. eliminations
Doug Kalitta squeezes out rookie Crampton for Top Fuel honors.
Qualifying will continue today for Sunday's final eliminations.
Qualifying will continue Saturday for Sunday's final eliminations.
It was her first win of the season and fourth of her career.
Qualified first in Funny Car, setting a track record
NHRA Kansas Nationals at Heartland Park Topeka the scene of her triumph
Funny Car multiple champion ended his qualifying dry spell today in Heartland Park Topeka. Adding to the family celebration is his daughter Courtney holds the second best time for the NHRA Kansas Nationals.
By Eric Mauk: John Force made a strong Friday outing stand up on Saturday night at Route 66 Raceway while Tony Schumacher used his last run to move to the top
Force gets his first No.1 of the season, Brown, Johnson and Arana Sr. cruise to the front in Friday qualifying
Hagan is looking to improve his 11th place in the standings