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O'Reilly Auto Parts Summer Nationals NHRA Qualifying Results From Topeka

CONCORD, NC - SEPTEMBER 18:  Antron Brown, driver of the Matco Tools top fuel dragster drives during second round qualifying for the NHRA Carolinas Nationals on September 18, 2009 at Zmax Dragway in Concord, North Carolina.  (Photo by Rusty Jarrett/Getty Images for NASCAR)
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Dustin H.Correspondent IJanuary 15, 2017

The NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series is in Topeka, Kansas for the O'Reilly Auto Parts Summer Nationals. A windy day at Heartland Park in Topeka basically left the field the way it was from Saturday. It was tough for drivers to improve on positions as the weather did'nt cooperate. Here is the #1 qualifiers for the O'Reilly Auto Parts Summer Nationals from Topeka.

Antron Brown is the #1 qualifier in Top Fuel as he ran 3.78 at 321.96 on Friday to remain the #1 qualifier in his Matco Tools dragster. Doug Kalitta and Brandon Bernstein the runner up in Atlanta are the top 3 qualifers from Topeka.

Robert Hight leads qualifying in Funny Car, running a 4.09 at 308.21 in his AAA Ford Mustang for John Force Racing. Hight has been on a roll coming off the win in Atlanta can he repeat again Sunday? Tim Wilkerson and Jeff Arend round out the top 3 from qualifying in Funny Car.

Mike Edwards once again is the #1 qualifier in Pro Stock, but Mike Edwards has had some mistakes the past few weeks, with a mechanical issue at St Louis and was beat by Rickie Jones on a holeshot in Atlanta. Edwards is at the top this weekend again with a 6.63 at 207.56 mph. Allen Johnson and Jeg Coughlin the Atlanta winner from last week are the top 3 in Pro Stock. Mike Edwards has a huge points lead, four wins and several #1 qualifers this year, it looks alot like his 2009 season.

Final rounds from Topeka can be seen on ESPN2 at 7pm Sunday with NHRA Raceday on ESPN2 at 10am ET Sunday.

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