ASHLEY FORCE, 24, Castrol GTX Ford Mustang
Qualifying position and performance: 3rd at 4.748 seconds, 321.81 mph
Race results: Beat Cruz Pedregon; lost to Jim Head.
Notable: Extended qualifying streak to four consecutive event and moved up in NHRA point standings to 12th place (previously 15th) only 30 points outside the Countdown to 8.
Quotable: "I pedaled it a little (in the second round) because I felt a little shake. I don't know if that was the right thing to do (but) we came out and went a round and that is what we are supposed to do." – ASHLEY FORCE.