Three Wallys. Two Drivers. One Weekend.
It was a great weekend for PEAK at NHRA. Top Alcohol Dragster driver Duane Shields took home two Wallys this weekend at the 45th annual NHRA Gatornationals; the first for his 3rd win in Gainesville and the second for the rain-delayed Division 4 race from Houston. Robert Hight defeated John Force in the all-JFR Funny Car finals, earning his second Wally in Gainesville and first for PEAK. Force defeated his daughter, Courtney Force, prior to reaching the finals against Hight.
Photo credit: Patrick Staropoli
Last year’s PEAK Stock Car Dream Champ, Patrick Staropoli, charged hard from P24 to P6 at Bristol K&N East and earned a career best K&N East Series finish. Staropoli is now 4th in K&N East standings, only 11 points out of 1st and he is 2nd in the current Rookie of the Year standings.
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As for Sprint Cup, after two rain delays at Bristol Motor Speedway, PEAK NASCAR driver Brian Vickers scored his first top 10 of 2014, taking 9th after starting 38th in the Food Club 400. Clint Bowyer and Danica Patrick finished 15th and 18th respectively.
Header photo credit: John Force Racing