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Tony Schumacher (Top Fuel) and Rodger Brogdon (Pro Stock) also were winners of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event near Phoenix.
Tony Schumacher: “It is great that we went down the track on all four runs and got every point except one,”
Alexis DeJoria is hoping for a repeat performance in Phoenix, having picked up the win at the prestigious race in 2014.
Reigning event winner Alexis DeJoria is second in Funny Car.