FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Written by JD Sowers
2017 ADRL US DRAGS Results
(10-10-2017) Jupiter, FL – The American Drag Racing League (ADRL) is proud to announce the event
standing for the ADRL US DRAGS at Dragway 42 Motorsports Park. The US Drags at Dragway 42, West
Salem, Ohio was the first big event since the track went through a major remodeling. The racer and
fan turnout was the strongest since the ADRL has been under the direction of new management.
The fans enjoyed a great show from the racers and the in return the racers stepped up the level of
competition because of the fans present. What a win win for everyone that was a part of this great
Fans also were treated to the car-crushing antics of Alan Peso and “The Predator” monster truck and
to an exciting jetcar show from Douthit Motorsport’s Black Pearl Jetcar (JET). Other exhibition
entertainment included the Nostalgia Pro Stock (NPS), Supercharged Thunder (SCT), and the Geezer
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West Salem, Ohio – Final round results from the 2017 ADRL US Drags at Dragway 42:
TOP FUEL HARLEY – Tracy Kile, Asheville, N.C., 0.3633, 8.591, 113.29 mph,
def. Jake Stordeur, Milford, Ohio., 0.00, 0.000, 000.00 mph (Did not make the
PRO FUEL HARLEY – Janette Thornley, Statesville, N.C., 0.0655, 7.4707 ET,
172.35 mph, def. James Hoffman, Edwardsburg, Mi., 0.065, 8.786, 137.20 mph.
OUTLAW PRO MOD – Jimmy Pelcarsky, Sagamore, Oh., 0.026, 4.871, 128.79 mph, def. Scott Quesenberry,
South Vienna, Oh., 0.044, 5.788, 100.27 mph
TOP SPORTSMAN – Dave Paone, Mansfield, Oh., 0.011, 4.759 on a 4.68,
125.77 mph, def. Jerry Albert, Avon, Oh., 0.035, 0.000 on a 4.66, 000.00 mph;
TOP DRAGSTER – Kirby McClennan, Temperance, Oh., 0.022, 4.344 on a 4.32,
152.91 mph, def. Marco Abruzzi, Warren, Oh., 0.044, 4.673 on a 4.65, 147.35 mph.
PRO JR. DRAGSTER – Blake Molnar, Hinkley, Oh., 0.019, 7.915 on a 7.90,
83.81 mph, def. Seth Jimenez, Waterford, Mich., 0.065, 7.925 on a 7.900, 82.55 mph.
TOP JR. DRAGSTER – Zachary Smith, Elyria, Oh., 0.056, 9.0198 on an 8.98,
71.16 mph, def. Jacob Wasko, Columbia Station, Oh., 0.163, 9.068 on an 9.13,
TOP BRACKET (No Box) – Brian Cireddu, Brunswick, Oh., 0.049, 6.748 on a 6.31, 80.11 mph, def. Don
Hanshue, Medina, Oh., foul.
TOP BRACKET (Box) – Due to the weather conditions (temperature and dew) the semi-finalist decided
to split the winnings. Gary Varney, Etna, Oh., Kevin Burns, North Ridgeville, Oh., and Kirby
McClennan, Temperance, Mi.
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