The Funny Thing About Car Racing

July 2009
force-hood-ashleyAlthough Ashley Force Hood commanded the crowd in the Funny Car race Sunday at Bandimere Speedway in Morrison, Ron Capps owned the track (via Motorsport). Capps finished in 4.187 seconds to Force Hood's 4.231 seconds in the Mopar Mile-High National Hot Rod Association Nationals. It was Force Hood's fourth final round in the last five races, according to The Denver Post, and she had begun the weekend atop the Funny Car table. Now she is tied with Capps at 965 points. In other race results, Antron Brown won his third Top Fuel this year, Allen Johnson won in Pro Stock, and Eddie Krawiec claimed victory in Pro Stock Motorcycles.