Eddie Krawiec does it again aboard his Screaming Eagle/Vance & Hines V-Rod!
The 2011 NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle Champion has made a statement, a statement with his performance that he intends to defend his championship with some of the quickest elapsed times and fastest mile per hour passes the class has ever seen.
Krawiec is chasing history as he tries to become the first person to officially run 200 miles per hour in the Pro Stock Motorcycle class.
In testing prior to the NHRA Gatornationals event Krawiec was able to light the boards up with a 200 mph run at South Georgia Motorsports Park last week.
With a firstname.lastname@example.org and sitting atop the field many expect the Screaming Eagle/Vance & Hines 2011 NHRA Pr Stock Champions to make history this weekend at the Gatornationals.
Krawiec now holds both sides of the NHRA PSM record for ET and mph after his performance today.
New comer to the class Joey Gladstone and current MiRock Superbike Series Real Street competitor is making impressions in the NHRA that will last for some time to come.
Gladstone riding a Buell in his first ever attempt to qualify for NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle race not only has qualified but is sitting in the #12 position with a competitive 6.977et @ 189.71 mph.
The return of Star Racing has been highly publicized with riders that are new the the NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle scene. Star Racing, officially known now as Sovereign-StarRacing PSM Team has both riders, Scotty Pollacheck and John Hall qualified solidly at #9 and #14 positions in the field.
Dragbike Live.com has the exclusive media center audio with the #1 qualifier below.courtesy NHRA
Listen to the media center interview by clicking arrow below:
· 3/11/2012 Qualifying 4 a.m. – 5 a.m. ET (ESPN2)
· 3/11/2012 Qualifying Re-Air 5 p.m. – 6 p.m. ET (ESPN2)
· 3/11/2012 Eliminations 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. ET (ESPN2)
Final qualifying order after 4 rounds of qualifying in Pro Stock Motorcycle at the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series, 43rd annual Tire Kingdom NHRA Gatornationals presented by NAPAFilters.com