PDRA Summer Shootout, presented by: Callies Performance Products
Switzer Dynamics Pro Nitrous
Winner - Tommy Franklin

Tommy Franklin, for the third time this season, found his way to the PDRA winner's circle and a first time at Virginia Motorsports Park. The Pat Musi Racing Engines powered, Jerry Bickel Race Cars built '69 Camaro swept the weekend with a number one qualifying effort on Friday night with a 3.683 at 204 miles per hour. The number one qualifying effort gave him a competition bye in the opening round of eliminations, then two tough battles with Jay Cox and Rob Hunnicutt earned Franklin another final round bid against 2019 world champion, Jim Halsey, who laid down an astounding 3.668 in the semis to have lane choice in the finals. Franklin took a slight holeshot advantage in the finals and never looked back, running low elapsed time of the event with a 3.661 at 204.08 miles per hour to lay claim to his third PDRA 660 Man on the season and widen the championship points lead...

PDRA Organization 2020-09-03

PDRA Summer Shootout, presented by: Callies Performance Products Switzer Dynamics Pro Nitrous Winner - Tommy Franklin Tommy Franklin, for the third time this season, found his way to the PDRA winner's circle and a first time at Virginia Motorsports Park. The Pat Musi Racing Engines powered, Jerry Bickel Race Cars built '69 Camaro swept the weekend with a number one qualifying effort on Friday night with a 3.683 at 204 miles per hour. The number one qualifying effort gave him a competition bye in the opening round of eliminations, then two tough battles with Jay Cox and Rob Hunnicutt earned Franklin another final round bid against 2019 world champion, Jim Halsey, who laid down an astounding 3.668 in the semis to have lane choice in the finals. Franklin took a slight holeshot advantage in the finals and never looked back, running low elapsed time of the event with a 3.661 at 204.08 miles per hour to lay claim to his third PDRA 660 Man on the season and widen the championship points lead...

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