The Woz Started the year off with a career quickest and fastest run. In the 2nd round of qualifying Mark ran a
5.584 second run at 258.91 mph which would eventually put him in the #4 spot.  He was unable to return for the
final round of qualifying because a broken main cap. In the first round Mark lined up against Steve Gasparrelli.
Mark ran another great run, going 5.618 @ 258.17 mph , but it was not enough to hold off  Steve’s quicker
leaving 5.66  @ 258 mph.

Results from  NHRA.COM:

Left Lane: B. Harrington    Runs 5.763/232.51, Now #9
                             Best prior run: 6.387/162.04, Was #13
Right Lane: Mark Woznichak   Runs 5.584/258.91, Now #1
                             Best prior run: 10.035/93.88, Was #16

Harrington appeared to be on a good pass until right before the finish line when it used up an engine. The word
is there is oil on the track. Bernie Harrington's incremental times: 60ft-0.956 sec., 330ft-2.524, 660ft-3.768/198.
58 mph, 1,000ft-4.836. Woznichak launched hard and was straight down the groove to the number one spot.
woznichak with his career quickest and fastest pass. Mark Woznichak's incremental times: 60ft-0.952 sec., 330ft-
2.485, 660ft-3.686/206.42 mph, 1,000ft-4.714.

POMONA, Calif. - FastNews Network - Final order after 3 rounds of qualifying in Top Alcohol Funny Car at the
NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series, 53rd annual O'Reilly NHRA Winternationals presented by Super Start
Psn  Driver               Vehicle                            ET   Speed
1. Shane Westerfield    CP-Carrillo Monte Carlo         5.563  257.73
2. Brian Hough          Olympus Trailers/Lucas Oil Mus  5.575  260.56
3. Annie Whiteley       Y-Not Racing Mustang            5.582  259.96
4. Mark Woznichak       Water One/Direct Transport Mon  5.584  258.91
5. Leif Andreasson      Andreasson Racing Monte Carlo   5.626  255.73
6. Keeter Ray           Keeter Ray Racing Monte Carlo   5.632  256.02
7. Tony Bartone         Centre Pointe Collision Mustan  5.636  261.72
8. Sean Bellemeur       MasterCam/Lucas Oil/Victory Ca  5.637  257.14
9. John Lombardo Jr.    NAPA/Pro Series/Lucas Oil Mont  5.647  257.83
10. Doug Gordon          Morro Bay Cabinets Racing Must  5.685  256.84
11. Jason Rupert         Synoil Energy Services Monte C  5.716  253.80
12. Bernie Harrington    Harrington Motorsport/CRTFD II  5.763  246.17
13. Steve Gasparrelli    Gasparrelli Racing Monte Carlo  5.788  252.57
14. Bret Williamson      Team Eagle/Beams Automotive Co  5.836  248.61
15. Jay Payne            PEAK/Fire Ice Mustang           5.990  247.84
16. Hannes Wernhart      Sons of Speed Mustang           6.899  196.73
     --------- Not Qualified ---------
17. Mike Drake           Barnett Transportation Avenger  8.294  116.33

Results of round 1 eliminations in Top Alcohol Funny Car:
(W) Steve Gasparrelli (Gasparrelli Racing Monte)  0.058      5.662 258.32
(L) Mark Woznichak (Water One/Direct Transport)   0.125      5.618 258.17

Woznichak is 2 - 1 against Gasparrelli in prior events. Gasparrelli with the starting line advantage and runs his
quickest pass of the weekend for the hole shot win. Steve Gasparrelli's MOV: 0.0237 seconds (approximately 9
            February 14 - 17 2013
Auto Club Raceway at Pomona, CA