Andreas Arthursson, Jimmy Ålund and Jonny Lagg leaders after the first day of qualifying at Tierp Arena
Andreas Arthursson raced to the provisional number one qualifying position in Pro Modified at the first day of qualifying for the Summit Racing Scandinavian Nationals at Tierp Arena. In Pro Stock Jimmy Ålund claimed the provisional number one qualifying position while in Top Methanol Jonny Lagg is the leader after day one. Although not a race for the FIA European Drag Racing Championship, 25 teams from three FIA classes take the opportunity this weekend to test and race in championship conditions.
Sunshine, not too high temperatures and a great track made the first day of qualifying for the Summit Racing Scandinavian Nationals at Tierp Arena a perfect day for racing.
Although many teams hardly made any runs in race conditions the last two years, the competition in Pro Modified was intense from the very first run of the day. No fewer than six drivers recorded a 5-second run!. Leader after day one is Andreas Arthursson who recorded a great 5.843 seconds in his second run of the day. Jan Ericsson claimed the provisional number two position with 5.884 seconds and Andres Arnover from Estonia surprised with a great 5.886 seconds and is third. Michael Gullqvist, Mats Eriksson and David Vegter were the three drivers with a 5.9-second run.
In Pro Stock Jimmy Ålund is once again the leader after day one. The multiple FIA European Pro Stock champion stormed to a great 6.56 seconds to claim the number one position. Stefan Ernryd is second (6.63 seconds) and Richard Sundblom third with 6.74 seconds.
In Top Methanol Jonny Lagg claimed the number one spot with 5.41 seconds with Daniel Jedborn second and Tony Bryntesson third.
Qualifying for the Summit Racing Scandinavian Nationals continues Saturday.
For all qualifying results: https://www.dragracing.eu/results.asp
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