Rod Short
October 1, 2008
Jet dragsters aren't usually seen at Fun Ford events, but they added to the family show over Memorial Day weekend. Paul Kelley's Cannonball Express teamed with the Chattanooga Choo Choo jet dragster of K.C. Jones to provide a big thrill for the kids at No Problem Raceway.
4TH Annual Cajun Fun {{{Ford}}} Nationals Results
Heads-Up No Breakout Classes
Performance 2-Way
Communications Street OutlawR/TE.T.MPH
W—Grant McCrary, Keller, TX0.0096.896206.99
R/U—Conrad Scarry, Deerfield Beach, FL0.0427.127194.63
Low Qualifier—Grant McCrary, Keller, TXN/A6.{{{960}}}180.81
Procharger Street RenegadeR/TE.T.MPH
W—Travis Franklin, Mansfield, TX0.0228.101174.55
R/U—Angel Padilla, San Benita, TX0.0518.381{{{164}}}.47
Low Qualifier—Travis Franklin, Mansfield, TXN/A8.004179.18
Modified Mustangs & Fords
True Street Quick 8R/TE.T.MPH
W—Grant Bundy, Lafitte, LA0.18410.504130.40
R/U—Doug Zemlik, Gretna, LA0.60910.659127.25
Travis Franklin got the title defense of his '07 ProCharger Street Renegade championship back on track by winning his first event of the year with an 8.101 to 8.381 victory over Houston winner Angel Padilla.
Heads-Up Index Classes
Borla Performance Street Bandit
R/TIndexE.T.MPH
W—Joe Marini, Clinton, MD0.03210.6010.714127.71
R/U—Mac Sibley, Midlothian, TX0.08910.6010.571107.47
Saleen Speedlab Street StangR/TIndexE.T.MPH
W—Tom Conrad, Charlotte Hall, MD0.06611.{{{90}}}11.937107.84
R/U—Cliff Nelson, Paerland, TX0.02811.9012.013114.11
Former Ultra Stang champ S.D. Wheeler is back this year with a new car and the same winning ways. Wheeler's turbo street car ran an 11.402 at 122.22 to grab his second consecutive victory.
Showdown Bracket Classes
Harland Sharp Mod CompR/TD/IE.T.MPH
W-Jon Pickering, Troy, OH0.022N/A10.754N/A
R/U-Not listedNot listedNot listedNot listedNot listed
RPM Outlet Ultra StangR/TD/IE.T.MPH
W-S.D. Wheeler, Crosby, TX0.07311.4311.402122.33
R/U-Thomas Quinn, Ocean Springs, MS0.18313.4913.385104.21
JDM Engineering Tough {{{Truck}}}R/TD/IE.T.MPH
W-James O'Neal, Wells, MS0.04110.5410.587124.89
R/U—John Jaccuzzo, Houma, LA0.10212.3812.376106.07
True StreetR/TE.T.MPH
W—Chad Brossard, Breaux Bridge, LA0.05612.775101.95
R/U—Michael Rogers, No InfoNo InfoNo InfoNo Info