Lyons, Cresson, Ancel & Foster Jr Make Final Round Appearances at Indy; Team Finishes Third in ET Finals

Team Route 66 Raceway faired well in the 2012 Summit Racing NHRA North Central Division Championships with four final round appearances over the course of the weekend.  Tony Lyons won the Sportsman category division championship over fellow Route 66 Raceway teammate Marvin Cresson.  Dave Ancel scored a runner-up finish in the Race of Champions on Friday.  Bob Foster Jr also landed a runner-up finish in the Pro Bike Summit Shootout on Friday.  After it was all said and done, team Route 66 Raceway accumulated enough team points to place third in the team championship standings.

 
Jason Bradley, Evan Shoopman, Tony Lyons and Bob Nugent (l. to r.)captured their first NHRA Division Championships and a trip to Pomona, Calif. for the Summit Racing Series National Championships.  Kevin Pepera photo.
 

The following are the final results from the 36th Annual NHRA Summit Racing Series North Central Division Finals at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis:

 

TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP

Final Standings

1.

Beech Bend Raceway Park, Bowling Green, Ky.

48

2.

Byron Dragway, Byron, Ill.

46

3.

Route 66 Raceway, Joliet, Ill.

43

4.

Milan Dragway, Milan, Mich.

41

5.

Summit Motorsports Park, Norwalk, Ohio

40

6.

Tri-State Dragway, Hamilton, Ohio

38

7.

Crossroads Dragway, Terre Haute, Ind.

37

8.

National Trail Raceway, Columbus, Ohio

36

9.

Edgewater Sports Park, Cleves, Ohio

34

10.

Muncie Dragway, Muncie, Ind.

32

 

Kil-Kare Dragway, Xenia, Ohio

32

12.

Mid-Michigan Motorplex, Stanton, Mich.

31

13.

Ohio Valley Dragway, Louisville, Ky.

29

14.

Lucas Oil Raceway At Indianapolis, Indianapolis, Ind.

29

15.

Bunker Hill Dragstrip, Bunker Hill, Ind.

26

 

Lyons Raceway Park, Lyons, Ind.

26

17.

Gateway Motorsports Park, Madison, Ill.

25

 

Great Lakes Dragaway, Union Grove, Wis.

25

19.

Coles County Dragway USA, Charleston, Ill.

20

 

Central Illinois Dragway, Havana, Ill.

20

21.

Chandler Motorsports Park, Chandler, Ind.

15

22.

Pacemakers Dragway Park, Mount Vernon, Ohio

12

23.

Osceola Dragway, Osceola, Ind.

11

 

SUPER PRO

Jason Bradley, Kirklin, Ind.,'70 Nova, 7.026, 96.62 def. Garry Fleenor, Port Clinton, Ohio, '11 dragster, 4.865, 142.15

 

PRO ET

Evan Shoopman, Redkey, Ind., '86 Cutlass, 6.769, 101.22 def. Mike Tewell, West Terre Haute, Ind., '87 Monte Carlo, 6.510,105.54

 

SPORTSMAN

Tony Lyons, Ashkum,  Ill., '89 Mustang, 11.984, 104.02 def. Marvin Cresson Jr, Montgomery, Ill., '72 Camaro, 12.374, 106.96

 

SUPER PRO BIKE

Bob Nugent, Trotwood,  Ohio, Kawasaki, 9.780, 131.29 def. Eric Harmon, Canfield, Ohio, '00 Kawasaki, 7.825, 170.82

 

HIGH SCHOOL

John Wheeler, Morton Grove, Ill., '79 Aspen, 12.182, 105.43 def. Ben Browder, Fairborn, Ohio, 11.985, 102.99

 

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