Fresh off its debut at zMAX Dragway, the ADRL enjoyed one of its finest weekends as its prestigious Dragstock event reached a new level amidst huge crowds and an unbelievable atmosphere at one of the finest tracks in the nation.
That wasn’t lost on a number of ADRL drivers, who sounded off on a memorable and amazing weekend at zMAX Dragway.
SHANNON JENKINS (Pro Nitrous winner): â€œRacing at a track like this and being fortunate enough to win it is the greatest feeling you can ever have.â€
TIM TINDLE (Pro Extreme winner): â€œWhat more could you ask for? Itâ€™s a big race and to get that first win here is amazing. This is the place you would want to do it.â€
ERIC MCKINNEY (Pro Extreme Motorcycle winner): â€œThis was one of the smoothest tracks Iâ€™ve ever been down. This place is awesome. Iâ€™ve never been any place like this.
â€œWhen we came through the tunnel before the final and I saw the crowd, it was a little overwhelming. My mom had to tell me to calm down.â€
CARY GOFORTH (Extreme Pro Stock winner): â€œIâ€™m lucky enough to win at the two tracksweâ€™ve never raced before. I mean, what a place.â€
BRAD BRAND (Mickey Thompson Extreme 10.5 winner): â€œThis is a killer facility and this was pretty incredible. All of these guys are good racers. If you beat them, youâ€™ve done a good job.â€
MIKE JANIS (Aeromotive Fuel Systems Pro Modified winner) â€œGetting a win here, itâ€™s one of the biggest Iâ€™ve had.Â Iâ€™m just so proud of this.â€
TREVOR EMAN (Extreme Pro Stock driver): â€œIt was a weekend of great experiences: we got to race at one of the world’s premiere drag racing facilities.â€
PETE BERNER (Extreme Pro Stock driver): â€œI think it was overall one of the largest crowds the ADRL has seen all year and it seemed as though every one of them was a believer in Summit.
JASON SCRUGGS (Pro Extreme driver): â€œThis is the nicest facility Iâ€™ve ever been to. Thereâ€™s a lot of great fans out there and thatâ€™s pretty neat to see. I always like racing in this area. Itâ€™s in the heart of racing country.â€
TRAVIS HARVEY (set Summit Racing Equipment Top Sportsman record with a 4.01): â€œThis is a great facility and a great track, and I was real happy with that. It was one of the smoothest passes Iâ€™ve made in the car this year. It was a really good run.â€
STAN ALLEN (Pro Nitrous driver): â€œI really liked this place a lot. It was an unbelievable facility.â€
RICKIE JONES (Pro Nitrous driver): â€œThe track is just awesome and itâ€™s one of the nicest facilities youâ€™re ever going to see.â€
The eighth race on the 10-race 2012 ADRL Tour takes place on Sept. 7-8 with the Memphis Drags III at Memphis International Raceway.