Beckman gets 2nd Funny Car win of the season

August 18, 2008 by  
Filed under NHRA

MOHNTON, Pa. – In a final round that matched teacher against student, Funny Car driver Jack Beckman raced to his second win of the season on Sunday at the Toyo Tires NHRA Nationals.
Beckman drove his Dodge Charger R/T to a 4.183-second run at 291.57 mph past Frank Hawley for his first win at Maple Grove. Hawley, who owns a drag racing school, employs Beckman as a drag racing instructor...

Read the full article and race recap in the Everett Herald

The win also keeps Beckman securely in the top ten in points and a position in the Countdown to One championship.