Spiering pilots Eaton Road Warrior to tenth spot in final
Texas IHRA qualifying
TX (March 25, 2006) - The Eaton Electrical Supercharged Pro
Modified Chevrolet Corvette piloted by Carl Spiering secured
tenth position during the final qualifying sessions at San
Antonio Raceway's International Hot Rod (IHRA) eMax Drag Racing
Series Amalie Oil Texas Nationals in San Antonio, Texas on
In the fourth and final round of qualifying
for the Torco Race Fuels Pro Modified field Spiering hugged
the center line but never lifted on his way to his second-quickest
run of the weekend a 6.155 seconds elapsed time at 232.35
miles per hour. Spiering did not get his car stopped in time
and went into the emergency sand trap.
"We have some work to do tonight before
for the finals on Sunday, but we can get it done," explained
an excitable Carl Spiering. "That's why we have that
big Aluminum Trailer transporter. We have everything imaginable
in there. I've got to go the Eaton Road Warrior needs me."
The Carl Spiering Motorsports, www.carlspiering.com,
entry will face Scott Cannon Jr in the first round of the
final eliminations at the IHRA Amalie Oil Texas Nationals
on Sunday starting at 11:00 a.m. CST.
The Carl Spiering Motorsports Eaton Electrical
Supercharged Pro Modified Tim McAmis Race Cars Chevrolet Corvette
is powered by a 526-cubic inch Brad Anderson Hemi power plant
with Alan Johnson cylinder heads, a SSI Supercharger, and
a Carl Spiering ERD (Engine Research and Development) fuel
system, all united to a Lenco three-speed transmission with
an Applied Friction Technologies (AFT) clutch.
San Antonio Raceway is located off Interstate
10 (Exit 597), west of Seguin, TX, 15 minutes from the I-410
beltway. For information, call 210.698.2310 or visit www.SanAntonioRaceway.com