NHRA Winter Nationals


Larry Dixon set up a pass record of 3.770 seconds at 324.98 mph Saturday to take the first qualifying spot in Top Fuel championships NHRA Winter Nationals.

Cruz Pedregon was the top qualifier in Funny Car and Erica Enders has been fastest in Pro Stock.

For defending champion Dixon was 49 top qualifying mark his career as a mobile three-Don Prudhomme and NHRA No 8 list of career.

Pedregon set a blistering 4.015 seconds at 313.22 mph that ranked as the third fastest in Funny Car history. It was the 40th No. 1 qualifying in his career and earned a meeting with his brother Tony in the first round of the playoffs on Sunday.

Enders was the second No. 1 qualifier of his career in 6.553 seconds pass at 211.69 mph Thursday that he held for the rest of qualifying.