CLERMONT, Ind. (AP) — Tony Schumacher raced to the Top Fuel qualifying lead in the U.S. Nationals on Friday at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis.
Schumacher had a run of 3.814 seconds at 324.67 mph.
"It was a lot of pressure tonight but the NHRA did a great job with the track and we got it right and ended up on top," Schumacher said.
Jack Beckman topped the Funny Car field, Erica Enders led in Pro Stock, and Andrew Hines was the fastest in Pro Stock Motorcycle.