Darren Morgan has put the DMR, FORCE TOOLS, Hi Tec Oils Top Fuel Dragster into second place on the qualifying with a solid 4.74 second pass at the Perth Motorplex yesterday. This puts Morgan against a very tough opponent in Phil Lamattina who struggled during qualifying yesterday.
The teams first qualifying run was a half track shut-off to test a fuel changes in the fuel system. The early numbers were solid on the pass with a 0.876 60FT time and 2.252 330FT time the guys were happy with the data gained.
For the second pass they stepped the car up a little and it ran through for a 4.740 at 315 MPH to grab second qualifying postion.
‘We are very happy with how the car is running this weekend’, said Morgan. ‘We made some changes prior to testing on Wednesday and although they took a few passes to sort out the car is running a lot better now. We are not hurting parts and the car is running really constantly’.
‘We are really comfident that we can put on a good show tonight and take home the trophy’.
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